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American Graduate Day examined what it takes to keep students in school and on track to graduation. Watch Thirteen Education Reporter Christina Ha interview PENCIL Panelists E. Scott Beattie, Tracy Shu, and Ashley Budhai.
We’re pleased to introduce “In the Spotlight: PENCIL Fellows Alum,” a new blog post that will feature an exceptional PENCIL Fellows Alumnus/a quarterly. If you’d like to be featured or want to recommend another alum, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. This first …
Find out how longtime PENCIL Supporter American Airlines lifted up students.
We’ve received a number of questions from past and current Fellows on the best way to list your PENCIL Fellows work experience. It’s a great question. See our example of how you should list your PENCIL Fellows experience on your resume and LinkedIn.
Thank you for scheduling your interview for the PENCIL Fellows Program. Remember the following important information: Your interview will consist of three parts: Personal interests, strengths, and why you should be accepted to the PENCIL program. Mock interview: Read how …
Watch PENCIL Partner E. Scott Beattie, President and CEO, Elizabeth Arden, Inc., and PENCIL Fellows Ashley Budhai and Tracy Chu discuss how critical it is for businesses to get involved with our schools to help students graduate this Saturday, September 28th, at about 4:53 PM EST on PBS’ “American Graduate Day.”
Nearly 100 New York City students are better prepared to take those next steps thanks to the career development training that they received through the PENCIL Fellows Program. Many of those students began that training nearly nine months ago, and marked the end of their summer internship experience alongside their Business Mentors and other coworkers at the PENCIL Fellows Culminating Event, held at Scholastic’s Soho offices.
PENCIL Fellow Ashley, a graduate of Harry S. Truman High School, just finished her summer internship working at Citi. She blogged about her experiences for Citi, who gave us permission to share Ashley’s terrific post and the video that she created documenting New Yorkers’ reactions to the Citibike NYC program.
This summer, nearly 100 New York City public juniors and seniors are spending their summers working through the PENCIL Fellows Program. The program–which trains students in the college and career skills that they’ll need to excel in today’s economy–features a …
How to create a genuine, effective professional brand and how to network with friends and colleagues are two issues that bedevil professionals. We all know they’re important, but what are the skills that you need? And just what do you …