Vacation or New Career?

Give and Getaway

Do you like to be active, even when on vacation? Do you want to make a difference or learn a new skill? Looking for an idea for the summer or a semester break? Ready to enhance your résumé and find …

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Don’t Have a Job Yet? Don’t Panic!


One of the top things I hear regularly from graduating CLAS students is how behind they feel. They see “all of” their peers (often in pre-professional majors like accounting) who already have job offers and consider themselves failures for still …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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Why Not Start Today?


I often interact with students who are interested in making a difference through their future careers. Some of these students have plans of starting their own non-profit or social enterprise. Others express an interest in pursuing a career in a …

By Emily Fiagbedzi
Emily Fiagbedzi Graduate Assistant
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3 Things to Think About Before Applying to Graduate School

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So, you’re thinking of applying to graduate school? Maybe this has been your plan since you were a freshmen, or maybe you just recently started thinking about it. I encourage you to continue to think about applying to graduate school …

By Corinne Golash
Corinne Golash
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Applying to Graduate School

So you’ve decided you’re ready for graduate school! Congratulations! This process can be both exciting and overwhelming. The Center for Career Development has created a video that will help you understand how to research graduate schools, how to prepare for …

By Amelinda Vazquez
Amelinda Vazquez Assistant Director of Programming
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A Guide to Having a Good Life (and Successful Career)


The Stoics were very much interested in human psychology and were not at all averse to using psychological tricks to overcome certain aspects of human psychology, such as the presence in us of negative emotion. That’s great you say, but …

By Paul Gagnon
Paul Gagnon Career Consultant, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources
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