SIPA’s graduates are making an impact across the globe as leaders in government, private sector, and non-governmental organizations. There are many ways SIPA alumni can get involved in supporting the professional development of SIPA students.

 

SPEAK ON A CAREER PANEL
The Career Advancement Center (CAC) invites alumni to share their experience at virtual events, in accordance with Columbia policy, until we resume in-person events in New York City and Washington. If you are interested in participating as a presenter in future programming, please complete this brief survey or contact Jodi Caplan, Director of Programs, Executive MPA and Alumni Career Services, at [email protected].

POST AN INTERNSHIP OR JOB
Let us know of internship or full-time employment opportunities of interest to SIPA students and alumni. Please email job announcements to [email protected] and we will post them on SIPALink.

HELP ARRANGE AN EMPLOYER INFORMATION SESSION
Encourage recruiters or hiring managers to add SIPA to their target schools list or host a virtual information session. Please contact Pat Macken, Director of Employer Relations, for more information.

SPONSOR A CAPSTONE PROJECT
The Columbia SIPA workshops apply the practical skills and analytical knowledge learned at SIPA to a real-world issue. The workshops partner a team of graduate students, led by an expert faculty advisor, with an external organization to analyze real policy issues and recommend actions for client organizations. Learn more.

ALUMNI-STUDENT NETWORKING EVENTS
In-person networking events for alumni and students will resume in spring 2022. Details will be available soon.