Contact Jennifer Sweeney, Director of LEAD
Students will engage in experiences that will broaden cultural and/or community awareness during their first year, like:
Students will complete their Career Profile on JobSpot, Champlain's online career management platform and job board. This will be your go-to resource for finding employment and internship opportunities while you are a student and beyond. Completing your JobSpot account profile will enable your Career Services office advisor to customize your career development plan.
Your sophomore year will be devoted to lifelong career management. It will start in the fall when you'll attend Sophomore Symposium, a conference-like program with a professional keynote speaker and breakout sessions on lifelong career management topics. Over the course of your sophomore year you'll learn how to strategically market yourself by attending a workshop with students in similar majors, facilitated by your Career Services office advisor.
During your third year, you'll expand your ability to build a career by choosing from among many professional workshops, like social networking, online job research, interviewing skills, etc.
Students will complete an online Financial Assessment before arriving on campus. This assessment stays confidential and is used to better understand our students' financial knowledge, and as a reference to help us deliver more relevant content throughout the year via seminars, workshops, and other financial literacy events.
Throughout their first year, you will begin their financial literacy education by choosing one event from a selection of many options such as:
Students will continue to develop financial skills through in-person workshops and online activities. Students can select from a broad selection of workshops, such as:
Students will complete an exit financial assessment. The assessment is completed online and is due by October before registration for Spring semester classes.