Piper Center for Vocation and Career

Upcoming Opportunities

Northfield Connect
Thursday, September 15, 2016 | 11:20am-12:45pm
Learn about local internships and volunteer opportunities with 20+ organizations, businesses, and schools. Representatives will give VERY brief presentations in the Pause Main Stage and then will be available for follow-up questions and conversation in the Crossroads.

Employer Connect
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | 6:30pm-9:00pm
Designed to help you learn about and make connections with key employers in the business field in a casual environment, Employer Connect will consist of a large group session in Tomson 280, where participating employers will give a brief “pitch” (presentation) about their company, followed by a fair event in the Tomson Atrium (first floor), where employers will be available to chat with students.


Studying sleep at Mayo Clinic

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Student joins Johns Hopkins research team examining how infants use math

This summer, St. Olaf College student Joy Smith '17 is working alongside researchers at Johns Hopkins University to answer an intriguing question: Can infants increas ...


Student travels to Paris to research historical sounds of the city

The chance to explore Paris on a quest for hidden treasure sounds like a tale reserved for a novel. Yet St. Olaf College student Carolyn Nuelle '18, a French and musi ...