Virtual Connections

Virtual Connections
#TakeNUToWorkDay Follow @JobsForCats on Twitter to learn about available positions and find out what a day in the life of a young Northwestern alumnus is like at one of their first jobs. These young alumni will tweet about their job, share career advice, and answer your professional questions.
LinkedIn You’re encouraged to join the Northwestern Career Advancement LinkedIn group as a way to explore careers and connect with Northwestern professionals.
Blogs Read some reflections from Northwestern alumni on their professional experiences and career paths. Alumni bloggers include: a communications manager at the Pew Research Center, an analyst at Mu Sigma, and a policy director at the Kauffman Foundation. You can subscribe to the blogs by entering your email address and following the blog (located on the left navigation bar).
Northwestern Network Mentorship Join the Northwestern Network Mentorship Program, which provides online mentorship opportunities to connect students and alumni in a variety of career fields. The purpose of the program is to cultivate meaningful, professional mentor/mentee relationships between the school’s accomplished alumni and current students. These mentoring relationships are meant to provide valuable support and guidance to student mentees as they navigate their careers or consider graduate school.
Our Northwestern In Our Northwestern, alumni indicate how they would like to mentor or connect with current students professionally. Search for alumni in your industry of interest and request an informational interview when appropriate.
Webinars Participate in the Northwestern Alumni Association’s weekly webinars to enhance your professional life. These easily digestible, one-hour programs will help you with everything from expanding your professional skill set to planning your career path. All students are welcome to register for an upcoming webinars. Additionally, there is a full library of archived webinars to take advantage of online