Careers in Science Career Trek

Location: Washington D.C.

The Center for Career Development is taking eight students over Fall Break to Washington DC for an opportunity to shadow professionals in the 
workplace, learn day to day operations, discuss specific jobs and career paths within each organization, and network with local alumni groups.

The Careers in Science Trek  is for students who are still discerning their career path, do not plan on pursuing further academia/attend medical school, and are open to exploring several different ways in which they can use their science degree in the industry. 

Through industry visits, students will gain an understanding of various career paths and the range of available opportunities.  Trek hosts are still being finalized, but companies within the following industries will be included: government, consulting, energy, and museums.

Questions: Please email Robyn Centilli ( or call the Center for Career Development at (574) 631-5200. 

Application Deadline: September 10 on Go IRISH