Career Exploration and Recruiting

EDFCC Fellowships

94 students and alumni from YSE have completed fellowships with EDFCC since its inception.

CPD annually hosts the EDFCC team to kick off the recruiting season for this popular summer fellowship, working collaborative with our partners at Yale SOM.
infographic on EDF Climate Corps Project Areas of Focus
EDFCC Fellow Training 2021
Virtual EDFCC fellow training

19th Annual All-Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair Coming in 2022!

All Ivy Career Fair website

Join CPD and fellow students from the 8 Ivy League Universities for a virtual career week in 2022!

All-Ivy Website

Registration Required.  Valid ID needed to enter the fair.

Jointly sponsored by 8 Ivy League institutions. The fair is a unique opportunity to network and learn about a range of environmental career opportunities in a dynamic, packed day. Open to all undergraduate and graduate students from Yale University, Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, and Princeton University.

Virtual YSE in DC 2022

YSE in DC: Coming March 3 and 4, 2022!

  • Engage in a deep career exploration experience
  • Hear directly from employers about upcoming opportunities
  • Learn from YSE alumni and employers about careers in their organizations, agencies, and firms
  • Quickly learn the domestic and international environmental careers spaces based in the D.C. area
  • Network with employers and YSE alumni during a virtual Networking Reception
Zoom screen shot for visit with TNC
Students meeting with Shawneece Hennighan, College Manager, The Nature Conservancy

Career Fair Tips

Articles on what a career fair is and isn't, how to prepare and make the most of career fair opportunities, and tips for follow up.

Making the Most of Career Fairs,
Garth Fowler, Science Careers

Fair Thee Well: Strategies for Job Fair Success
Peter Fiske, Science Careers

Career Fair/Job Expo Tutorial
from Quintessential Careers

How to Work a Career Fair Cheat Sheet