English Major Career Panel

You majored in English... now what? Are you looking for a summer internship? Are you wondering how to get a job after graduation? Do you have questions about the job and internship search with a Humanities degree? 

Join the English Undergraduate Council on Wednesday, March 20th at 6:30pm in the Lannan Center (New North 408) for an English alumni career panel, moderated by Emily Greffenius ‘20. Hear from our panelists about their varied career paths after Georgetown! 

  • > Victoria Zoellner ‘07, Director of Sales at Pandora 
  • > Grayson Ullman ‘16, Director of Client Success & Content Strategy at ShiftOne
  • > Bella Gerard ‘17, Beauty and Style Writer at Elite Daily
  • > Erika Bullock ‘17, Project Coordinator, Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) and the Designing the Future(s) of the University Initiative + Baker Trust for Transformational Learning


FREE ROTI for dinner.

RSVP on Facebook if possible, but all humanities majors and minors are welcome to drop by. Bring your friends!

Alumni Biographies:
Victoria Zoellner: Director of Sales at Pandora

After graduating from Georgetown with her English degree, Tori began temping in New York while looking for full time employment in the media industry. She worked in Digital Project Management and Ad Operations for 5 years before moving into Sales. She's worked at Marvel Entertainment, NBC Universal, and an advertising technology start-up and has been with Pandora for three years.   

Grayson Ullman: Director of Client Success & Content Strategy at ShiftOne

While completing his studies at Georgetown, Grayson simultaneously worked as a staff writer for FedScoop, covering cybersecurity, automation, and a range of other topics across the government/technology spectrum. He now works at ShiftOne, a mobile app that reduces turnover, drives incremental revenue, and makes work a better place for hourly employees and managers. 

Bella Gerard: Beauty & Style Writer at Elite Daily 

After graduating in 2017 with a major in English and a minor in Photography, Bella moved to New York City where she was able to combine these two skill sets in the world of digital content creation. After spending a year working as a social media assistant at Health Magazine, she currently resides as a Beauty & Style writer at Elite Daily, a digital destination targeting millennial women, where she works with major beauty brands, fashion companies, and celebrities to create engaging online content.

Erika Bullock: Project Coordinator, Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) and the Designing the Future(s) of the University Initiative + Baker Trust for Transformational Learning 

Erika graduated with a BA in English (she’s a very proud English major!). As a student, Erika was an editor, writer, and podcast host with the Georgetown Voice, participated in the Honors Thesis cohort with a thesis on genre theory and video games, and worked as a project associate with the Designing the Future(s) Initiative. Through this work, Erika got involved with higher education curriculum reform and innovation and has been working as a Project Coordinator between Georgetown's CNDLS and Future(s) since graduating in 2017.

Wednesday, March 20 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm


New North, 408
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Event Type

Academic Events, Career/Employment, Alumni

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff

Departments

Georgetown College, English

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/56180...

Cost

n/a

Hashtag

#guEnglish

Presenter

Department of English

Open to the public and the press?

Yes

Event Contact Name

Mary Galli

Event Contact Email

english@georgetown.edu

Accommodations Contact Name

Mary Galli

Accommodations Contact Email

english@georgetown.edu

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