Carter Lennon Graduate Student Success Story

carter lennon

Name: Carter Lennon
Doctoral Degree: University of Connecticut, Social Psychology (2013)
Master’s Degree: Central Connecticut State University, Health Psychology (2009)
Bachelor’s Degree: Eastern Connecticut State University, General Psychology (2007)

Background Information: Carter Lennon is currently …

By Sydney Carr
Sydney Carr
Read more »

Congratulations to the 2017 Co-Op Student of the Year!

Experiential_Categories2-300×300

Each semester, UConn students have the opportunity to participate in a co-op, or a paid, full-time working opportunity lasting at least the length of a semester. Students who enroll in a co-op through the Center for Career Development retain their …

By Lisa Famularo
Lisa Famularo Graduate Assistant Lisa Famularo
Read more »

Congratulations to the 2017 Undergraduate Intern of the Year!

Experiential_Categories-300×300

An internship is a work & learning experience that allows students gain further understanding of their academic and career interests, explore fields, and gather information about companies and organizations. Internships can be completed during any time of the year, may …

By Ana Clara Blesso
Ana Clara Blesso Assistant Director of Experiential Learning Ana Clara Blesso
Read more »

#MyInternStory: Sriraman Srinivasan and the USTA

Entrance

Before the summer of 2017, I was unsure whether to apply for an internship. By the end of the summer, all my doubts had been removed and more. The United States Tennis Association (USTA) gave me the opportunity to leverage …

By Sriraman Srinivasan Read more »

What you missed this summer

pexels-photo-320316

What did you do this summer? While some of us would have considered making it to the beach more than once an accomplishment, some UConn Huskies were doing some pretty amazing things. You can get a recap on some of …

By Amanda Bradley
Amanda Bradley Marketing and Communications Manager Amanda Bradley
Read more »

How I Turned My Summer Job Into A Resume Wow

pexels-photo-518244

During the school year, I am a student administrative assistant for the front desk at the UConn Center for Career Development. Now I know what you’re thinking, it doesn’t get much more glamorous than that. As summer approached, I wanted …

By Hope McMorran Read more »

The Lead the Pack Program

stateofuniversity141016a097

My name’s Jess Kirchner, and I’m a junior here at UConn, studying political science and economics. I’m also in my third year of Arabic, and intend to do something with refugee work after graduation! I’m a Student Involvement Ambassador in …

By Jessica Kirchner
Jessica Kirchner
Read more »

Student Success Story: Julia Cobuzzi

cobuzzi160810c092

Julia Cobuzzi, allied health sciences major, was selectively picked by the UConn Summer Extension Internship program to gain hands-on work experience in her field.

Julia came into our office last week to share some of her exciting professional experiences over …

By Autumn Magro
Autumn Magro Communication Intern
Read more »

My first week as a “Blue Agent”

ibm

“Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.”   –  Karen Kaiser Clark

 

This is my first internship experience ever and I am super excited about it. I did not know what was in store for me. When my friends …

By Srinivas Godavarthi
Srinivas Godavarthi
Read more »

Are You Linked In?

Are You Linked In?

As an RA on campus in Garrigus Suites, with upperclassman residents there’s a big focus on career development. When it comes to the career related to-do list it can often seem overwhelming. “Where do I even start?” I’ve asked myself that …

By Hendrix Taylor
Hendrix Taylor Resident Assistant (RA)
Read more »