Piper Center for Vocation and Career

The Piper Center for Vocation and Career provides resources and experiences designed to help students leverage their liberal arts education to achieve their full potential.


Upcoming Opportunities

On-Campus Recruiting
Interested in discovering potential internship and job opportunities with corporate employers? Sign-up to join the On-Campus Recruiting email alias and receive weekly emails about employer info sessions, application deadlines, and interview tips. View the fall schedule to learn more about which companies are recruiting on campus for internships and jobs next summer.

The Piper Center offers a variety of workshops each month covering range of topics from LinkedIn basics to finding an internship.



Using a semester off the Hill to gain hands-on business experience

While many of us know Johnson & Johnson for its baby lotion, Band-Aids, and Listerine, Camille Morley ‘15  is getting a behind-the-scenes look at the company t ...


Mayo Clinic internship provides up-close look at world of medicine

Many St. Olaf College students pursue internships as a way of discerning their future career paths. But for Nicki Youngberg ’15, an internship at Mayo Clinic’s Da ...


Alumnus tells magazine why top tech CEOs want liberal arts majors

Liberal arts training allows people to think about technology itself in fundamentally different ways, St. Olaf College alumnus David Rose '89 tells Fast Company magaz ...