Steinbright Career Clothing Closet

The Steinbright Career Development Center is creating a Career Closet for students to gain access to no-cost professional attire.

Steinbright is accepting donations of clean gently used professional attire for students at the following locations: Creese Basement, Main Building, LeBow, Recreation Center, and Steinbright (Suites 110 and 250).

Help students put their best foot forward in 2020! The Steinbright Career Closet plans to open April 2020.  Please contact Desiree Easter with questions.

Professional Headshot: Appointment Opening

An appointment for the Dornsife School of Public Health Professional Headshots event has just re-opened for Friday, January 17, 2020 from 11:55AM-12:00PM. Sign up by contacting Michelle at mcm458@drexel.edu.

Appointment windows are 5 minutes and have limited availability. Participants are encouraged to arrive early and wear professional dress attire. Participants may only select one appointment window. The final appointment schedule will be managed by Michelle McDermott, Assistant Director of Student Affairs. Please contact Michelle with any questions at mcm458@drexel.edu.

Narcan Training

WHO? This workshop will be led by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health.

WHAT? With Philadelphia, and the nation, in the grips of an opioid overdose crisis, the Philadelphia Department of Public Health is now offering FREE training on overdose awareness and overdose reversal using naloxone, or Narcan.

Drug abuse and overdoses are an ongoing crisis in Philadelphia, killing more than 1200 people in 2017. The Medical Examiner reports that 88% of our fatal overdoses involve opioids, including heroin and fentanyl. This training will teach you concrete actions you can take to help combat the opioid crisis and prevent fatal overdoses. Trainees will learn:

  • Information about the current state of the opioid crisis in Philadelphia
  • Potential risk factors for opioid overdose
  • Signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose 
  • Information about naloxone including: what it is, how to use it, & where to get it*
  • The medical protocol for responding to an opioid overdose
  • Information about PA’s Standing Order for Naloxone, Act 139, and the Good Samaritan protection

WHEN? Wednesday, January 22, 2020 @ 11:00AM-12:30PM

WHERE? Nesbitt Hall, Stein Auditorium (3215 Market St.)

Register here!

MONEY MATTERS: Financial Wellness Workshop

WHO? This interactive workshop will be led by Beth Manley, Adult Financial Education Manager, Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union.

WHAT? Come learn about financial wellness and how to transition to the working world through:

  • Budgeting & managing expenses
  • Benefits and employer contributions to retirement
  • Loan repayment options and managing debt
  • Credit and credit scores

WHEN? Thursday, February 6, 2020 @ 1:00PM-2:00PM

WHERE? Nesbitt Hall room 132 (3215 Market St.)

Register here!