Portland Hub

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Hub Events

Portland Hub launch
This summer we are launching our Whitman Hub locations - centers for professional community and connections in 6 cities around the country!

When:  Monday, July 14, 6:00-7:30 PM
Where:  Brix Tavern   

             1338 NW Hoyt St
             Portland, OR 97209
             (503) 943-5995
             brixtavern.com

RSVP HERE

We are working to build greater opportunity for Whitman students and alumni to explore careers and gain experience in the greater Portland area. Join us for an evening of drinks and conversation to launch this new community!

Read about the latest event held in Portland


2014 Internships and First Destination Jobs

Use the map below to explore jobs and internships that current students will be working on this summer in the Portland area. Blue points indicate Whitman Internship Grant winners, and yellow points indicate independent internships/jobs. Would you like to be included on this map? Fill out this survey (requires Whitman login).

Use the Whitman Internship Grant Database to explore previous WIG internships in the Portland area.


Employers

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Featured Employer: Fisher Investments
Careers Link  |  Alumni Contact: David Pawlowski '03

"One of the largest independent investment advisers with primary offices in California and Camas, Washington.  Fisher's Portland-area office is growing rapidly and recruiting heavily on our iEngage job board. Current alumni have recruited Whitties to this organization which has an extensive training program to on-board recent grads.

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. Should your organization be on this list? Get in touch with us at rolfekb@whitman.edu.

EMPLOYER COMPANY CAREERS LINK
Intel http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/jobs/careers.html
Adidas http://careers.adidas-group.com/
NIKE http://nikeinc.com/pages/careers
Fisher Investments http://www.fishercareers.com/
Survey Monkey https://www.surveymonkey.com/mp/jobs/
Columbia Sportswear      http://www.columbia.com/career/About_Us_Careers,default,pg.html
Oregon Health Sciences University http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/services/human-resources/
Airbnb https://www.airbnb.com/jobs/locations/other-locations

Resources

  • Use the Whitman Online Alumni Database to find more alumni in the Portland area.
  • Portland's Craigslist is always a great site for finding housing, jobs, and local information.
  • Snag A Job lists job opportunities for part-time jobs, teen jobs, student jobs and summer jobs with great companies throughout Oregon, primarily in the Portland area.
  • Campus Point is geared towards helping recent graduates find a job by updating job opportunities and employer information in the Portland area.
  • Employment Department: Oregon.gov provides information about the job market, unemployment, career fairs, etc. and works to connect jobseekers with employers in Oregon

Housing

Healthcare and Outdoor Activities

Transportation

Farmer's Market

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