C3: Career Connection Conference

C3 2014

october 19, 2015

The fourth annual Hollins C3: Career Connection Conference will kick off on October 19, 2015. Alumnae share how they translated their liberal arts education into satisfying careers and also provide tips, tools, and tricks of the trade to land that first job. Approximately 75 alumnae participated in the 2014 C3 event.

2015 C3 Tentative Schedule (PDF)


keynote speaker

DoSomething.org CEO Nancy Lublin, named by Fortune magazine as one of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders,” will deliver the keynote address at Hollins University’s 2015 Career Connection Conference (C3) on October 19.

Lublin’s approach to business, teens, and technology has transcended the not-for-profit world. Under her leadership, DoSomething.org is currently among the largest youth organizations in America, leveraging Facebook, texting, and Twitter to engage more than 3.6 million teens in its campaigns. Considered an expert in digital marketing, youth culture, and change management, Lublin was named one of 2014’s Social Entrepreneurs of the Year by The Schwab Foundation, and Fast Company called her one of the “most creative people in business.”

Lublin is the author of  Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business and has been featured on Oprah, 60 Minutes, The Today Show, and CNN, and in People, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Economist.


What you’ll learn

  • “Translating the Liberal Arts into a Career” sessions, featuring career women in a multitude of fields from the sciences to writing and publishing.
  • Practical workshops that will provide the skill set you need to prepare for and land that job!
  • Special topics, designed to facilitate alumnae testimonials on topics such as: money matters, life after Hollins, and making social media work for you.
  • Opportunities to “speed network” with a large number of alumnae.

2014 c3

Want to know more?

Contact careerconference@hollins.edu for more information.