CollegeFest is quickly approaching, and we’re beyond excited! On Saturday, September 7 experience your BEST five hours in Philly. This year, we’ll have the biggest festival yet in Dilworth Park, featuring exhibitors with prizes and giveaways, pop-up performances, outdoor games, and so much more
CollegeFest is all about introducing you to your extended campus, the city of Philadelphia, so in addition to the huge party at Dilworth Park, we’re also partnering with museums and attractions all over Philly that you’ll get to discover for FREE. That’s right! If you’re a current college student, register today for Express Check-In so you can skip the line at Dilworth Park (next to City Hall) on September 7, grab your wristband and check out these attractions for F-R-E-E! Continue reading “CollegeFest: FREE Philly Museums on September 7!”
Just before graduation, we sat down with Claire Dabney, a Temple University Advertising major, with a concentration in Research and Strategy. Claire shared all about why she chose Philly for college, and how that decision shaped her career, ultimately leading to a full-time job offer from Seer Interactive, a digital marketing agency located in the Northern Liberties neighborhood in Philly where she interned her junior year of college.
In addition to giving us all the important information on her favorite restaurants and go-to cheesesteak spots, Claire provided some incredible advice to rising college seniors, as well as incoming college freshmen, on the steps to take throughout college to land a job after graduation.
Check out our full interview with Claire Dabney, Analytics Associate at Seer Interactive and Temple University alum: Continue reading “Going the Extra Mile to Land a Full-Time Job at one of Philly’s Top Digital Marketing Agencies”
Join The GREEN Program at The City Social on the Pier, a FREE sustainable summer kick-off event for young professionals across the greater Philadelphia region. Kick off the summer with this fun event located right on Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier – one of the city’s newest and most iconic spaces that reimagines urban public space while fostering connection, community, and creativity on the central Delaware River waterfront.
Grab your friends and coworkers to come network, mingle, and meet the people, companies, and organizations that are taking action to push the status quo in sustainability and the social impact space!
You won’t want to miss out on these opportunities while you’re here:
– FREE headshots!
*Sponsored by Kielinski Photography. You’ve seen their work in ESPN, Philadelphia Magazine, LuluLemon, Essence Magazine, and more!
– FREE and instant resume or LinkedIn profile critiques
– Drinks, food, and ice cream!
– A grand prize raffle of a round-trip flight
Grab your friends and coworkers and RSVP for your FREE tickets today!
Shop local crafts and wares at the Art Star Craft Bazaar at Penn’s Landing!
100+ Curated Craft Vendors
Food by Poi Dog, Sum Pig, and Mama’s Balls, 2 bars, and more
Make + Takes by Black Hound Clay Studio, Little Chair Printing, and Janell Wysock Textiles
Live Music Curated by Ed Christof
Free Totes for the first 150 Guests each day
A full week of events celebrating technology and innovation in the Philadelphia region, organized by local technology news site Technical.ly.
Warm up this winter at one of the many cozy cafe’s snuggled throughout the city (pun intended!). The polar vortex may have you wanting to stay inside, but this list of hot spots will have you walking out the door, wearing your favorite pair of gloves. Continue reading “Cozy Cafés To Warm Up In This Winter in Philly”
Get ready, Philadelphia—we’re welcoming in the Year of the Pig with a big celebration at the Rail Park! In collaboration with Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation, the Friends of the Rail Park invite you to enjoy an afternoon of food and cultural activities for all ages that celebrate the diversity of what our communities have to offer. Entrance is free. Food for purchase.
Campus Philly and Temple University will host a one-day leadership conference for ALL Philadelphia-area college students. The Inclusive Leadership Conference strives to build a better Philadelphia by giving college students from around the region the chance to enhance their leadership knowledge and skills through presentations, workshops, dialogues, and panels on topics related to inclusive leadership and social change. This year’s conference will focus on how one can find, advocate, and teach others to find their voice.
**COMING SOON** We’re giving away 50 FREE student tickets to the Philadelphia Opera performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream! Stay tuned for how to snag yours, and stay up to date by checking our Instagram for updates on when the free tickets go live!
For information about the February 8 performance at the Philadelphia Opera, visit http://bit.ly/2H2rkwj
Our first career event of the semester – Wired Philly! Connect and get wired with leading STEM employers from across the region at our free career event (plus get some free dinner, too!).
Meet companies currently hiring for internships and entry level roles in science, technology, app development, coding, and much more! This will be a casual network-building reception (with free food!) that focuses on genuine relationships – come learn more about all the opportunities available to you in Philadelphia STEM, make some new contacts and meet recruiters.
Stick around to explore the Franklin Institute’s Vikings exhibit – an extra ticket (discounted to $10!) is required for the exhibit, you may pay at the door, but the networking reception is entirely free!
Philadelphia’s tech and science industries are booming, and they’re all looking for talent that looks just like you.