Developing Next Generation Career Services

Strategies for Increasing Alumni and Employer Engagement

Topics: Internships and Co-Op Programs, Career Services, Student Experience, Student Affairs, Student Employment, Experiential Learning

Responding to an Unmet Need at Colby College

Students Are Interested in Entrepreneurship But Lack Resources

At Colby College, the career center partnered with alumni, faculty, and the local business community to create the Entrepreneurial Alliance, a year-long program for students on entrepreneurship. The program is open to all students regardless of major. Council interviewees noted that the idea to create the program came from a realization that there weren’t enough resources on campus for entrepreneurship.

Responding to an Unmet Need at Colby College

+ Download Graphic

Entrepreneurial Coaching

Leveraging Institutional and Community Strengths