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Internships

Internships

View a sampling of companies and organizations where students have previously completed internships.

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Student Testimonials

Student Testimonials

Students share their experiences with the Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development.

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Resumes & More

Resumes & More

Tools to assist you in successfully marketing yourself for the job and internship search.

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Career Development Leadership Award

Career Development Leadership Award

Leadership award presented to a distinguished senior who exemplifies the Career Development mission.

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Information for Parents

Information for Parents

What parents should know about the Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development.

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Move your future forward

The Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development offers Iona's diverse student body the tools and resources necessary to identify career interests, select an appropriate major and explore career fields.
 
We engage our students with a structured four-year career development plan designed to enhance their marketability and to provide a competitive edge upon graduation. Along the way, we provide assistance in securing internships and the job search process.
 

Career Center Details

Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm 
* Please call for an appointment.
Walk-in hours (For current students only):
Need help with your resume or cover letter? Stop by during walk-in hours for a brief consultation!
Tuesdays and Fridays 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 
Thursdays 
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Located in Spellman Hall
 

Career Assistance:

Identifying your skills, interests, and work values will help you to find a more satisfying and rewarding career. You will also find this information helpful when you are in the process of choosing a major. The Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development offers both online and paper-based assessment services to help you identify your strengths and interests. It is important to meet with a Career Advisor to select the appropriate assessment tool. A Career Advisor can also help you understand the results of the assessment tool and explore career options.
 
Get Connected with GAELlink:
  • Search and view employers, jobs and internships
  • Upload and send resumes to employers
  • Create a career portfolio containing your resume, cover letter, transcripts, writing samples and more
  • Register for career workshops and events
  • Receive emails on career opportunities and events
  • Participate in alumni networking events
  • Manage your own personalized calendar of career activities and events
  • Create job-search agents that send jobs to you 
GAELlink Frequently Asked Questions

Featured Internships

  • MICHAEL KORS 

  • PEPSI BOTTLING GROUP 

  • MTV NETWORKS 

  • MORGAN STANLEY 

  • SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE 

  • IBM 

  • DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY 

  • MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 

  • JOHN STEWART SHOW 

  • ERNST & YOUNG 

  • WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT 

  • CBS NEWS 

  • ROYAL BANK OF CANADA 

  • KPMG 

  • MANHATTEN DISTRICT ATTORNEYS OFFICE

Upcoming Events

Connect with Career Development

Access your GAELlink account today!

  • Search and view employers, jobs, and internships.
  • Register for Career Development workshops and events.


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Student Success

After making an alumni connection on Meet a Mentor Day, Gabrielle was able to fast track her career in broadcasting.

Gabrielle Simpson ’08, ’10MA

Director of Communications at NBCUniversal

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