This text will not appear on the site. To manage your news posts, use the “Posts” menu item in the left bar.

Rights of Pagans and Wiccans in the Workplace

“When it comes to job discrimination, as a Pagan or Wiccan you may find yourself face-to-face with an employer who simply doesn’t know anything about your path, as opposed to one who is intentionally discriminating against you. Many Pagans do …

By Patti Wigington
Patti Wigington
Read more »

A Fresh Take on Fat: Nanoparticle Technology Provides Healthy Trans, Saturated Fat Alternative

The old adage that oil and water don’t mix isn’t entirely accurate. While it’s true that the two compounds don’t naturally combine, turning them into one final product can be done. You just need an emulsifier, an ingredient commonly used in the …

By Francesca Crivello
Francesca Crivello Operations Coordinator
Read more »

Two Hidden Gems of the Center for Career Development Website

Prior to working for the Center for Career Development, I had only had a vague idea of the resources it offered on its website. I knew I could make an appointment to talk with a career coach, and there were …

By Lauren Deleon
Lauren Deleon Program Development and Marketing Intern
Read more »

Student Success Story: Jaden Del Gobbo

Jaden Del Gobbo (pictured center) is a rising senior majoring in Allied Health Sciences with a concentration in Public Health Promotion and minors in Healthcare Management and Insurance Studies and Latin American Studies. He has shared his experience as both a Research Assistant and Research Coordinator for the SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine and You COVID-19 longitudinal clinical research study at Yale University.

By Heidi Pineda
Heidi Pineda Affinity Community Outreach and Programming Intern
Read more »

Innovatively Measuring Corporate Religious Equity & Inclusion

If finding a company to work for that values equity and inclusion is important to you, you have likely spent some time online searching for “most diverse companies” or “companies that value DE&I.” Throughout your searches, you have probably stumbled …

By Lisa Famularo
Lisa Famularo Assistant Director, Equity and Inclusion | Pronouns: she/her/hers
Read more »

3 Tips on Finding a Job that’s LGBTQ+ Inclusive

As an LGBTQ+ student, you may be wondering whether your future employer is fostering an inclusive workplace. In this article, we will talk about finding jobs in a career that is both inclusive and fulfilling.

By Alex Manna
Alex Manna Program Assistant/Employer Relations Coordinator, Stamford Campus
Read more »

10 Entry-Level Jobs That Actually Pay—Plus Tips on How to Get Them

The phrase “entry-level” has, in many ways, become synonymous with low pay. But the truth is, “It is not the term ‘entry-level’ that determines salary,” says Linda J. Hollenback, MSEd, a college and career strategist, founder of Hollenback Consulting, and …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »

How mentors help first-generation college students get a job and succeed in professional career growth

Resilient first-generation students who graduate with degrees report positive outcomes throughout their college-going years, and upon graduation, throughout their careers, according to Gallup-Poll research. As you approach graduation, continue to persevere as you search for your first job out of …

By Amy Adkins-Dwivedi - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
Read more »

GoinGlobal Career Guides

UConn’s Center for Career Development offers a partnership with GoingGlobal, an online career resource for all nationalities looking for positions either at home or abroad. GoinGlobal is an employment tool that offers a list of employers with past records of …

By Desiree Martino
Desiree Martino Career Coach
Read more »

A Perfect Storm for US Agriculture

Supply chains and inflation are topics on the minds of many consumers. Shortages of products ranging from building materials, microchips, baby formula, to pharmaceuticals show how our day-to-day lives rely on global supply chains and the ever-increasing prices of the products they transport.

For …

By Francesca Crivello
Francesca Crivello Operations Coordinator
Read more »