News & Events
SHRM, the world’s largest HR professional society, acknowledges that Merrimack’s HR curriculum fully aligns with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.
As a computer science major, Chandonnet preaches the value of a multi-disciplinary academic background, and he encourages students to be bold and take risks.
“Always make sure you love what you are doing and love who you are doing it with because it makes for a fulfilling career and life,” she tells students starting out on their own career path.
Brian Conry ’01 shares career advice with finance students during trip to New York City financial firms“A career is likely to take many twists and turns. Each juncture is an opportunity to grow and learn. If you don’t get the job you want right out of school, create a plan to get you to where you want to be in five years. Then work each day toward that goal.”
Alumna Lee Slattery ’81 hosted students at her NYC office and offered them advice and the opportunity to meet the editorial and marketing teams at Family CircleReflecting back on her own career, Slattery, VP/Publisher of Family Circle at Meredith Corporation suggested students “find mentors and build your network. Put yourself out there and don’t be afraid to ask someone for some of their time.”
September 20, 2016
Merrimack Financial Group’s First Meeting
Merrimack Financial Group is holding it’s first meeting of the semester! This year is the largest the group has ever been as they look to develop skills, increase financial literacy, bring in new speakers, and hold different events from previous years. This event will feature guest speaker Hilary Hecht of State Street who will discuss opportunities at the firm as well as the company’s goals and objectives for new hires. All members of the Merrimack Financial Group are welcome to attend this event which will be followed by a small networking session where refreshments will be served.
September 21, 2016
4:00pm - 6:00pm EDT:
Global Education Fair
Please join the Office of Global Education (formally Study Abroad), for our annual GEO fair! This is a great opportunity for students to learn about Merrimack’s 2016-2017 global semester-long and short-term faculty-led programs.
September 27, 2016
8:00am - 10:00am EDT:
Accounting Networking Breakfast
Merrimack College will be hosting an Accounting Networking Breakfast on September 27, 2016 at 8am in the Blue Line Club located in the Merrimack Athletics Complex.
September 29, 2016
11:00am - 1:00pm EDT:
Finance Networking Brunch
Merrimack College will be hosting an Finance Networking Brunch on September 29, 2016 at 11am in the Blue Line Club located in the Merrimack Athletics Complex.
October 5, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT:
Accounting and Finance Fair
Merrimack College will be hosting an Accounting and Finance Fair open to all majors on October 5, 2016 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm in the Multipurpose Room on the first floor of the Sakowich Campus Center.