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Workshops

Students and alumni are invited to attend our workshops to learn more about exploring careers, job search and interview strategies, and a number of other important career planning topics.

  • Drop by Resume Review

    Thursday, January 11, 2018

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM

    Atrium of PISB, 33rd and Chestnut Streets

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    Co-sponsored by Drexel DEI: Dragons for Excellence and Inspiration

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  • Beyond SCDConline: How to Use Databases to Energize Your Self- Directed Job Search

    Thursday, January 18, 2018

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM

    3201 Arch, Steinbright Career Development Center, Suite 222 Conference Room

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    Did you review B round jobs and just not find what you are looking for?  Try a new approach to locate opportunities!
    Databases such as Mergent Intellect and Going Global provide a wealth of information on private and public companies in the U.S. and abroad.  Learn how easy it is to navigate these databases, create lists of potential employers and jump start your job search.

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  • Navigating the 2019 Medical School Application Process

    Friday, January 19, 2018

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    Hagerty Library L33 Learning Lab

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    This workshop is for current students and alumni who intend to apply to medical school in the summer of 2018 for matriculation in 2019.  While some topics from the fall application workshop will be repeated, the application timeline, assessing course prerequisites and competency based admissions requirements, and researching medical schools will be covered in greater depth.  The centralized web applications AMCAS, AACOMAS, and TMDSAS (for Texas residents) will open the first week of May, thus it is important to start preparing now for the application process.

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  • Navigating the 2019 Medical School Application Process

    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

    5:30 PM-6:30 PM

    3201 Arch, Steinbright Career Development Center, Suite 250

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    This workshop is for current students and alumni who intend to apply to medical school in the summer of 2018 for matriculation in 2019.  While some topics from the fall application workshop will be repeated, the application timeline, assessing course prerequisites and competency based admissions requirements, and researching medical schools will be covered in greater depth.  The centralized web applications AMCAS, AACOMAS, and TMDSAS (for Texas residents) will open the first week of May, thus it is important to start preparing now for the application process.

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  • (15 minute) Speed Interviewing

    Wednesday, January 31, 2018

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM

    Atrium of PISB, 33rd and Chestnut Streets

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    If you have 15 minutes, you have time to get some interview practice! Stop by between 12 pm and 4 pm for a speed interview session with a staff member from the Steinbright Career Development Center. Interviews will be at 15 minute intervals beginning at 12 pm on a first come, first serve basis. Receive a few interview questions, get feedback on your responses and feel more confident for those upcoming co-op interviews. Fast and easy!

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  • Your 30-Second Commercial in 30 minutes

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM

    3201 Arch, Steinbright Career Development Center, Suite 250

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    An essential part of your job search preparation is a well-developed 30-Second Commercial, also known as your “elevator speech”.  Your 30-Second Commercial is the answer to “Tell me about yourself” and is your first opportunity to gain a potential employer’s interest.  You will use your 30-Second Commercial for job interviews as well as career fairs, and employer meet-and-greets.  In a 30 minute session, the basics of a good commercial and assistance getting started on your speech will be provided.

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  • Interview Strategies and Tips

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    3:00 PM-4:00 PM

    3201 Arch, Steinbright Career Development Center, Suite 250

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    For students who like an overview of the many aspects of interview preparation, consider attending this workshop. Different types of interview questions, common interview styles and helpful suggestions will help you sail confidently through your interview. There will also be time for your questions!

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  • MOVING TO NEW YORK CITY FOR CO-OP OR AFTER GRADUATION?

    Tuesday, February 20, 2018

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM

    3201 Arch st, Steinbright Career Development Center, Suite 222 Conference Room

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Senior Class
    • Alumni

    Learn More About The NYC Apartment Hunting Process!

    WHO: Cooper & Cooper Real Estate – CooperCooper.com

    WHAT: “Renting In New York – A Practical Guide” Workshop + Q&A

    RSVP: CooperCooper.com/Drexel

    TOPICS INCLUDE:
    > Starting Your Search
    > Neighborhoods & Subways
    > Apartment Shapes & Sizes
    > The Application Process
    > Paperwork Requirements
    > Income & Credit Guidelines
    > The Real Estate Market

    ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
    Mr. Jeremy Cooper, Partner: Prior to co-founding Cooper & Cooper, Jeremy served as a Senior Associate in the Investment Banking Division at Banc of America Securities.  He executed many billion dollar transactions in mergers & acquisitions, equity offerings and debt financings in the insurance sector.  Jeremy worked as an on-air television meteorologist for years at ABC, FOX, and NBC affiliates.  He holds degrees from Northwestern University (Environmental Science), Penn State (Meteorology), and Columbia Business School (MBA – Finance).

    Mr. Jordan Cooper, Partner: Jordan was a Top Producer at a large real estate firm for several years prior to co-founding Cooper & Cooper with his brother, Jeremy.  Jordan served as an investment banker at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in the Financial Institutions Group.  His deal experience includes several high-profile transactions, most notably the $3 billion demutualization & IPO of Prudential Insurance, and the $30 billion acquisition of Associates First Capital by Citigroup.  Jordan graduated Summa Cum Laude from Harvard University with a degree in Economics.

    ABOUT THE FIRM:
    Cooper & Cooper is a premier residential real estate brokerage firm based in Manhattan, transacting apartment rentals and sales.  As former investment bankers (Goldman Sachs, Bank of America) and college grads (Harvard, Northwestern, Columbia MBA), we understand the needs of transitioning undergraduate and graduate students.  We work with nearly every major landlord, building and apartment throughout NYC – Uptown, Downtown, East Side and West Side.  At Cooper & Cooper, our clients come first.  We pride ourselves in providing the highest level of professionalism and service.  Our associates are always accessible via smart phone, and are extremely knowledgeable, intelligent, courteous, honest, financially savvy and on-point.  With a firm grasp on the latest apartment availabilities city-wide, we match your needs to the appropriate product in an efficient and thoughtful manner.  Our mission is to make the entire experience as smooth and stress-free as possible.  Whether you are renting an apartment or purchasing a new home, we are at your service.

    HELPFUL LINKS:
    > Our Team Of Associates: CooperCooper.com/Associates
    > Search Rentals: CooperCooper.com/SearchRentals
    > Search Sales: CooperCooper.com/SearchSales
    > Rental FAQs: CooperCooper.com/RentalFAQs

    CONTACT US:
    > Main Office: 212-864-4555
    > Website: www.CooperCooper.com
    > Email: info@coopercooper.com

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