College and Career Edge Fall Series

The Edge at the White Plains Public Library is happy to announce our new College and Career Edge series this fall. We'll be using our new Igloo room to host a variety of virtual and in-person programs. In the Igloo, students can experience Virtual Reality (VR) without a headset in the library's newly installed panoramic content room. Views from 360° content and more will be provided in this fun series of programs. Technology installed by Igloo Vision and funded by the Library Foundation/Optimum.

College and Career Edge Series: College and Career Club

The College and Career Club will begin meeting in September on the 3rd Wednesday of every month

  • College and Career Club Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • College and Career Club Wednesday, October 18, 2023, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • College and Career Club Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • College and Career Club Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

College and Career Edge Series: Career Talks 

Are you a student exploring options for future jobs, careers, and life after high school? Join us for this series as we chat with professionals from different fields about the path that brought them to their work.

  • Career Talk- What Are the Careers that Help People? Thursday, November 9, 2023, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

College and Career Edge Series: Collegewise

We will be hosting the following programs in partnership with Collegewise. These programs are hybrid; join us at the Library in the Edge Media Lab, or join in virtually over Zoom from home.

College and Career Edge Series: Financial Literacy

We will be hosting the following programs in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

College and Career Edge Series: CUNY Information Session

Interested in learning more about applying to and attending the one of the City University of New York (CUNY) schools ? Join us for a virtual information session led by our knowledgeable Admissions staff.

CUNY Information Session on October 26 from 4-5 pm Register in advance here

College and Career Edge Series: Virtual College Visits in the Igloo

We will be visiting various college campuses through the magic of Virtual Reality in the Igloo Technology Room.

College and Career Edge Series: Teen Resume Workshop

A free workshop for teens. Are you a TEEN looking for your first job? Or looking for new employment opportunities? Join us to receive tips on how to create a new resume or spruce up your outdated one. Also, learn skills and strategies that will help you land a part-time or summer job.

Program will be hosted in collaboration with the WLS Career Coaching Services.

Further Resources:

Virtual College Visits

Virtual Tour of SUNY Purchase College

Virtual Tour of Caldwell University

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