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Career Development

Career Planning is a lifelong process of defining and working to achieve career goals. 

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The Center for Career Development at Washington College is here to help students, alumni, parents, and prospective employers with all aspects of this process including self-assessment, career exploration, career experience and job search or graduate school planning. 

 


The Center for Career Development Offers:
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    Traveling to ancient places in the Navajo Nation as part of Washington College’s Southwest Seminar, Rachel Brown ’16 is studying how losing and reclaiming a language influences a culture and its people. 

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    Analysis by Washington College’s Geographic Information Systems program is helping a Maryland county reduce its traffic fatalities through a better understanding of where and why accidents occur.
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    For two weeks late this spring, a group of WC students will immerse themselves in the ecology, history, and beauty of Acadia National Park. If you want to go, now’s the time to apply.

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    Working for UNESCO in Paris this summer on a Starr Center fellowship, Alex Foxwell ’16 discovered the terrible answer to a Second World War family mystery
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    Experiential learning takes many forms at Washington College, but this form—in the shape of a 113-year-old Chesapeake Bay skipjack—has to be one of the more unique among them.

  

 

  • Vicky Sawyer, M.S., L.C.P.C.
    Vicky Sawyer, M.S., L.C.P.C., Associate Director,Career Center
  • Nina Burton ’06
    Nina Burton ’06, Office Manager and Event Coordinator for Career Center
  • Priyanka Sharma
    Priyanka Sharma, Recruiting & Information Technology Assistant
  • Jim Allison, M.S., N.C.C.
    Jim Allison, M.S., N.C.C., Director Of Career Development
  • Lisa Moody
    Lisa Moody, Assistant Director of Employer Outreach