Amelinda Vazquez Rossitto

Associate Director, Programming & Internal Relations

Amelinda Vazquez Rossitto

Amelinda Vazquez (she/her/hers) is the Associate Director, Programming & Internal Relations at the Center for Career Development. Amelinda leads the Center’s strategic vision for in-person and virtual career readiness programming for UConn Nation. In addition to career development programs, Amelinda oversees internal relations, which focuses on building and sustaining relationships with internal organizations within UConn’s community.  Through internal relations, Amelinda manages communication, outreach, and partnership with over 70 internal university constituencies including academic departments, student organizations and activities, cultural centers, and student support departments.

Amelinda earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Eastern Connecticut State University and a Master of Science in Communication from Central Connecticut State University. Amelinda has worked in Higher Education in various capacities. Prior to her beginning at UConn, she worked at both Eastern Connecticut State University and Assumption College in Residential Life and served as the Communication Chair for the NASPA Region I Latino Knowledge Community.

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Need help adulting?

Need help adulting?

Do you have questions about life after graduation? Adulting can be hard, but don’t worry we can help!

On Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM the Center for Career Development is hosting “Beyond UConn, Transitioning to Life after …

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How to make goals you actually stick to

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The holidays are over, winter is upon us, a new semester has dawned and if you’re like most people, you already have a growing list of resolutions and goals for the new you of the new year. Get organized, work …

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Top 5 Ways to Build Your Leadership Skills in Your First Post-UConn Job

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Just because you’re not the boss, doesn’t mean you can’t be a boss. For most of you, the job you land after graduation will be your first professional position. This professional position comes with a lot of new responsibilities as …

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Free eBook: 100+ Ways to Get Rid of Student Loans (Without Paying Them)

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Let’s cut to the chase here – student loans are no joke and if you wait too long to educate yourself you may be missing out on your opportunity to pay considerably less. In fact, wouldn’t it be life changing if …

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A New Leadership Challenge: Leading Off Campus

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Are you an all-star student leader in search of a new challenge or are you interested in learning how to become a change agent? You may want to consider the leadership program, Leading Off Campus (LOC).

LOC is a collegiate …

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5 Free Resources for Job Seekers with Disabilities

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Did I mention free? I know firsthand how intimidating the job search process can be for someone with a disability. Throughout the years I’ve watched my mom struggle disclosing her disabilities to employers, hoping that wouldn’t overshadow her actual skills …

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