Epic Advantage applications open October 1st.

Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Creativity

A Message From Your Career Coach

Do you see yourself starting a business, designing new products, developing a strategy for an organization, choreographing a musical, reporting on trending news, or writing the code for a new app?

If so, my name Eboni and I am your career coach for the Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Creativity career community! From resume-building to interviews; from internship search strategies to grad school or job applications; I can help you make sense of it all. My job is to coach you during your Earlham adventure for a meaningful career of innovation, entrepreneurship, and creativity. Click on my bio on the right and/or schedule your first (or 20th appointment) with me! Can't wait to meet you!

Possible Professional Fields:

Advertising
Cybersecurity
Data Management
Financial Services
Human Resources
Information Technology
Marketing and PR
Logistics
Media and Publishing
Performing Arts
Retail and Wholesale Trade
Sales
Supply Chain
Software Development
Visual Arts and Design
Writing

Explore This Career Community

The Center for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity (CEIC) provides you with many opportunities to get real-world experience right here at Earlham in creating solutions for the every day to effect global change. Led by director, Gene Hambrick ( check out his profile on the left), the CEIC guarantees you opportunities to tackle real-world scenarios through projects and competitions.

Programs

Fall 2023 Earlham-Levinson Entrepreneurial Leadership Bootcamp
EC Ethical Debate Club
Brimley’s Intercollegiate A’capella team
EPIC X Intercollegiate Dance team

Competitions

John R. Lewis Social Justice
The Mill
Elevate Ventures
Robotics
Cybersecurity “hackathons

 

Gene Hambrick (center) poses with nine CEIC competition participants.

Sidebar

Student Perspective on Boston in the City Program

Adulting in Boston

I always thought I wouldn’t enjoy city life that much. Bustling neighborhoods with tireless people walking with purpose to start off their day, the busy public transportations, crowded local places at lunch hours, and young professionals with …

By Sonam Tsomo
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Earlham Epic Grand Challenge

Eligibility for Participation
Individuals and teams comprising up to five members can participate in the Epic Grand Challenge. The CEIC encourages team participation, as one of the criteria for judging is interdisciplinary academics. Current students from Earlham College, Earlham School …

By Eboni Dixon
Eboni Dixon Asst. Director of Epic Communications and Career Coach
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PLEASE, Don’t Start Your Grad School Application Your Senior Year!

Reading time: around 5-10 minutes

This post briefly covers where and when you should start with graduate school applications.

It’s 2 AM on a Monday. I can’t sleep. I check my work email (a big no-no for many reasons). The …

By Eboni Dixon
Eboni Dixon Asst. Director of Epic Communications and Career Coach
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Center for Global and Career Education

Here at the CGCE, we always remind people to keep an ongoing CV to record all their experiences and the accompanying skills. Here’s an article that speaks to the benefit of tracking your skills particularly when making career transitions:

https://bit.ly/3cGkXLB
Center for Global and Career Education

Need extra money but don’t have a set schedule? As college students finances can be tight with all the expenses college brings. Follow this link for a few creative ways you can earn some extra money without going to an office and having a boss.

https://stanford.io/3rakojx

Resources

ArtBound Initiative Home Page

ArtBound Initiative connects students and recent graduates with key players in the creative industry. With a …

Featured Classes

Epic 171: Professional Foundations

Katie Breslin
The Professional Foundations course is a required pre-departure course for students participating in Earlham-funded summer internships and independent student experiences…

Contact & Location

Phone
(765) 983-1424
Address

1st Floor Landrum Bolling Center
801 National Rd W
Richmond, IN 47374
Richmond, IN 47374

Office Hours

M 8:30am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
T 8:30am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
W 8:30am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
TH 8:30am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
F 8:30am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm