Career / Experience Fair

Feria de Orientación Académica y Experiencias Laborales

Group of professionals, smiling at the camera stranding around a table

Saturday, September 30, 2-4 PM
Adriance Memorial Library

No registration required.

High school students!

Explore career opportunities in a new way.

Over 85 professionals from diverse fields will be present for brief, one-on-one discussions about their current positions and their transitions from previous careers. Discuss the skills and qualifications needed, and receive important advice on how to pursue your career path. Some professionals that are participating are bilingual, and will be happy to speak to students in Spanish.

Group of professionals, smiling at the camera stranding around a table

Sábado 30 de septiembre, 2 – 4 p.m.
Biblioteca Adriance Memorial

No es necesario registrarse.

¡Estudiantes de secundaria!

Presentaremos a los estudiantes de secundaria opciones y oportunidades relacionadas con diferentes profesiones y trayectorias profesionales. Este evento se diferenciará de la feria profesional tradicional, ya que los participantes se centrarán en sus experiencias personales y su desarrollo profesional. Esperamos mostrarles a los estudiantes que uno puede experimentar múltiples carreras y que el crecimiento es un proceso continuo. Algunos profesionales que participan son bilingües y estarán felices de hablar con los estudiantes en español.

Participating professionals.

Participantes etiquetados.

Names marked with asterisk * represent individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish.
Los nombres maracados con asterico * hablan Español.

Melinda Aaron, Music Educator and Music Specialist

Carlos Alvarado, PhD, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Particle Physics Specialist

Esteban Argudo, PhD, Assistant Professor of Economics*

Robert Balogh-Robinson, Physics Professor (retired)

Michel Becuwe, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biology

Nancy Bisaha, PhD, Professor of History

Jessica Boscarino, PhD, Associate Professor of Political Science

Dr. Andrei A. Buckareff, Professor of Philosophy

Eleanor Charwat, College Administrator, Journalist, Politician, Teacher

Martin Charwat, Former Foreign Service Officer, Lawyer, Certified Financial Planner

Amy Chin, PhD, Professor of American and Asian Studies

Neil Curri, Computing Consultant for Geographic Information Systems, Professor of Earth Science and Geography

Dr. Amanda Damiano, Assistant Professor of Communication

Hiromi Dollase, PhD, Associate Professor of Japanese Language and Literature.

Colin Echeverria Aitken, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biology

Yvonne Egitto, DPT, Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapist

Babette Fasolino, Professional Lecturer, Public Relations

Moira Fitzgibbons, PhD, Professor of English

Christina Fojas, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Venae Fowler, President of Non-Profit, We R Listening

Carley Franklin-Hughes, Urban Farm and Community Garden Manager

Melissa Gaeke, PhD, Professor of Political Science

Peter Gil-Sheridan, Professor of Playwriting, Professional Playwright*

Brian J. Godfrey, Professor of Geography and Urban Studies

Spiro Gouras, Head of School at Poughkeepsie Day School (Principal)*

Leigh Graham, PhD, Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing

Jessica Gramuglia, Music Supervisor for Film/TV/Digital Content

Jean Hinkley, Assistant Director of Community-Engaged Learning

Simon Hoellerbauer, Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Science and Society* (Spanish and German)

Laura Horwitz, CEO, Bertha Foundation

Jason Hughes, Owner, Production Services Company and Event Venue

Cassandra James, DEI Manager

Luis Jimenez Inoa, PhD, Dean of Vassar College

Jamie Kelly, Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy

Deon Knights, PhD, Assistant Professor of Earth Science and Environmental Studies

Alex Kupfer, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor of Film and Media Studies

Lourdes Laifer, Life Coach

Elinor Levy, Folk Arts Program Manager

Haohao Lu, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Sandra Mamis, RPA-C, Physician Assistant, Dermatology

Melissa Matthews, Drama Teacher

Taneisha Means, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Dr. Tahirih Motazedian, Professor of Music

JoAnne Myer, Associate Professor of Political Science

Dr. Jocelyn Nadeau, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Paul Nicholson, Director of Special Programs, SUNY Purchase

Barbara Olsen, PhD, Associate Professor of Greek and Roman Studies

Anita Pierce, Founder & CEO of Eleven3seven5

Lisl Prater-Lee, Swim Coach, Vassar College

Catherine Rafferty, Content & Engagement Producer for Education at WMHT

Jacqueline Reich, Dean of the School of Communication and the Arts, Marist College

Michael Reyes Salas, PhD, Assistant Professor of Africana Studies*

Michael Rifenburgh, Commercial Pilot

Gina Rodriguez, Grants Manager*

Francine Sage-King, DPT, Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapist

Lisa Stephens, EdD, Professor of Chemistry

David Tavarez, PhD, Professor of Anthropology

Demetra Tsapepas, Hospital Director of Quality & Analytics, Transplantation

Luisa Valle, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Bojana Zupan, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychological Science