Connect with Students

Mentoring and Educating Swatties

  • Extern Program – participate as a workplace mentor or homestay host for students seeking mentors during a one-week job shadowing experience
  • Alumni Student Networking Dinner and Life after Swarthmore – fall and spring events connecting students with Alumni Council mentors
  • Summer Fellowships – mentor summer interns, student stipends provided by Career Services
  • Swarthmore Future Entrepreneurs – summer internships with local startups, student stipends provided by Career Services
  • Alumni Career Panels and Speakers – often coordinated with academic departments, visit campus to talk about careers for certain majors (e.g. Careers for Chemistry Majors), careers within specific fields (e.g. International Development Careers) and career topics (e.g. Networking)
  • Alumni Career Profiles – join to share your career path/advice, indicate your willingness to be a student mentor, offer externships or internships
  • Wall Street Networking Reception – attend our annual NYC networking reception for students and alumni held each October
  • Jumpstart Your Career – visit campus to provide field-specific job search advice and mock interviews for students (fall semester: consulting & finance; spring semester: nonprofit)
  • Lax Conference on Entrepreneurship – participate in this annual entrepreneurship conference for students and alumni
  • SwatTank – mentor students participating in this innovation incubator

Recruiting Swatties

Social Media and Swatties

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