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The sun is shining bright, the trees are beginning to look green again – summer is almost here. Most of us are probably looking forward to a welcome break from managing classes, preparing for exams, stressing over research, and perhaps …

By Tithi Basu Mallik
Tithi Basu Mallik Graduate Student Career Programs and Services Graduate Assistant
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How to Get the Job You Really Want

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When it comes to looking for a job, identifying the type of job you want is the single most important thing you can do. This will make it easier to be effective in your job search while also ensuring that …

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WayUp Guide
The inside look into jump-starting your career
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UConn Center for Career Development

The deadline to submit your artwork for the fall 2017 Student Art Exhibition has been extended to Friday, April 28th! Don’t miss your chance to showcase your photography, painting, illustration or other artwork in one of UConn’s most iconic buildings


3 Perfect Replies to (Politely!) Shut Down Negative People When You’re Job Searching

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Inevitably, a job search involves frustration. As you probably know all too well, they’re almost always often longer and harder than you thought they’d be.

But you know what makes them longer and harder? People chiming in with their thoughts …

By The Daily Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions
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How can I make my résumé fit on one page?


You have probably been told that a résumé is typically a one-page document that highlights your educational background, experiences, accomplishments, skills, and interests. Upon receiving this advice, you may have found yourself thinking, “How am I supposed to fit all …

By Lisa Famularo
Lisa Famularo Graduate Assistant
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Top 5 Questions to Ask on a Job Interview


While you may have done all your research on the company, spoken with a recruiter in the past and sought opinions from UConn alums currently working at the company in similar roles, it’s still imperative that you ask questions during …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations
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