Upcoming Events & Week in Review


Have you heard about the Networking Opportunities and Diversity Programs on Wall Street? These fantastic opportunities for real-world experience in the fields of finance and banking have quickly-approaching deadlines! The firms extending these opportunities include J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, Bank of America, and Barclays, and the earliest deadline is September 20th– just two days away! Several of these opportunities are part of the firms’ diversity programs and are targeted towards underrepresented groups in the business world; several are general networking opportunities that will start you off on the right track towards Wall Street. To see the full list of upcoming opportunities on Wall Street, click here!

Big things have been happening this past week! On Monday, September 14th, the Center for Career Development held its Finance, Accounting, and Banking Intern Panel. Students had the opportunity to ask their fellow students about their experience working as interns in the fields of finance, accounting, and banking. If you missed the event and have questions, a list of the panelists can be found here.

Also on Monday the 14th, the COES Pre-Business Office held their annual Back2Business fall event. Students were treated to pizza and learned about the COES Professional Program, met Professor David Chu (Pre-Business Advisor), heard from the co-chairs of Pre-Business Clubs, and learned about the workshops offered by the office. If you didn’t make it to this event and still have questions, feel free to stop by the COES Pre-Business Office in Stein 129E or email dchu@holycross.edu.

Looking forward, the Career Fair is Monday, September 21st from 1:00-4:00pm in the Hogan Ballroom. The list of attending employers can be found here. For tips on what to expect and how to best prepare for this event, check out the blog post below titled, “Networking Tips.”

(Written by Catherine Cote)