On August 28th, the OPCD had the opportunity to introduce our office and our resources to the Class of 2016. In our orientation program, staff members demonstrated that you are not “married to your major” at Wake Forest as well as the importance of starting your career process early.
Andy explained to the First-Years that their career path is like an unpredictable journey: they may not know where they are going or how they will get there, but the OPCD is here to help them in the process. In order to emphasize this point, Andy had the first-years create paper airplanes after writing down their initial career and geographic preferences. Then, as one class, they “launched” their career journeys by tossing their planes in every direction. Here is a video capturing this fun and memorable moment: