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Employer Information Sessions
Many employers host on-campus information sessions. They typically take place in the evening, and are a great way to get to know more about specific organizations and their opportunities, as well as network.
What are Information Sessions?
Information sessions might be paired with on-campus interviews or scheduled alone. Monst are open to all students (any major, any year, undergrad and grad students). A few sessions are intended only for students who have already been selected for interviews, but this is rare and will be indicated.
To attend an information session, sign up using your J-Connect account. A schedule of information sessions is available both on J-Connect and on the Career Center's website Calendar.
At most events, representatives will present an overview of the organization, career opportunities, and the profile of the students they wish to hire. The formal presentation is followed by questions, refreshments, and mingling. Many organizations bring alumni to presentations, which affords you the opportunitie to network with Hopkins graduates who are currently working for the organization.
Make the most of Information Sessions
To make the most of information sessions, be prepared to actively participate. Raise your hand. Have questions ready to ask. Be prepared to stay after the session toa sk individuals questions. Do your research about the employer beforehand. You can go to an information session to learn information or to make a great impression on a potential employer-the choice is yours.