San Francisco / Bay Area Hub

San Francisco Panorama

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Whitties Helping Whitties in San Francisco
Hyatt Regency - Embarcadero
Tuesday, March 25th, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Stay tuned for the summer schedule!


Internships

There are many different internship opportunities in the Bay Area. Below are some previous internships that may inspire your search.

UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain, Michaela Lambert ‘14
Michaela worked as a research assistant for a study conducted by the Neurocognitive Development Lab. The mission of the Gesture Processing and Production study of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is to understand the differences in neural systems that are responsible for detecting biological motion. Michaela assisted with behavioral appointments and developed a coding scheme for data analysis.

Delta Investment Management, LLC, Jazmin Moledina ’15

Delta Investment Management is an independent investment advisory firm that uses an active approach to the market. Jazmin worked to plan and execute events where her supervisors could share Delta’s investment strategies with new clients.

Use the Whitman Internship Grant Database to explore other WIG internships in the Bay Area.


Employers

SVB logo

Featured Employer: Silicon Valley Bank
Careers Link  |  Alumni Contacts: Rob Freelen '00, Sam Sadeghi '13

SVB is a financial partner for innovators. A diverse clientele comes from industries such as cleantech, life sciences, community development finance and premium wines. Whitman alumni with SVB are eager to share their experience with other Whitties.

Don't know where to start looking for an internship or job? We've collected a list of major employers in the area, many of which have a history hiring Whitman graduates. If you have a company to add to this list, let us know!

EMPLOYER COMPANY CAREERS LINK
Survey Monkey https://www.surveymonkey.com/mp/jobs/
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/careers/
Google                 http://www.google.com/about/jobs/
Apple https://www.apple.com/jobs/us/
Dodge & Cox https://www.dodgeandcox.com/about_firm_characteristics.asp
Cloud Sherpas http://www.cloudsherpas.com/about/careers/

Resources

  • Use the Whitman Online Alumni Database to find more alumni in the Bay area.
  • The Bay Area Craigslist is always a great site for finding housing, jobs, and local information.
  • CalJobs provides an online job and resume bank for the largest pool of candidates in the state of California. It also provides online job tools, information on insurance, payroll taxes, employment and training services, and more.

Do you know of more resources that could help Whitman students and alumni? Let us know at sec_info@whitman.edu!