UChicagoGRAD treks provide interactive exposure to career paths through coordinated employer site visits. Trek participants learn about the work of several organizations and have opportunities to network with alumni and professionals in a given field. The theme and location of each trek differs, providing a narrowed focus for students with specific career interests.

UPCOMING TREKS

2021

  • PATHS Careers in Foundations Virtual Trek, March 2-4, 2021. PhD students and postdocs in the humanities and social sciences may apply by February 21, 2021. Email Celeste Cruz-Carandang for more information.
  • PATHS Careers in Social Justice and Advocacy Virtual Trek. May 2-4, 2021.

PAST TREKS

2020

  • PATHS Think Tank Trek, Virtual
  • High School Teaching Trek, Chicago
  • Media, Arts, and Entertainment Trek, Los Angeles

2019

  • International Affairs Trek, New York City
  • Literary Careers Trek, New York City
  • Think Tank Trek, Washington D.C.
  • Kreisman Fellows Housing Trek, Atlanta

2018

  • High School Teaching Trek, Chicago
  • Think Tank Trek, Washington D.C.
  • GRID Trek, Washington D.C.
  • Arts and Culture Trek, Philadelphia

 2017

  • Data Science Trek, San Francisco
  • Think Tank Trek, Washington D.C.