Free Coursera for University and College Students

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Online learning has grown exponentially more popular throughout recent years, especially in the current climate of physical distancing due to COVID-19. In addition to colleges and universities converting some or all of their instruction to virtual settings, online learning platforms …

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Interview Q&A | “What Did You Do During Quarantine?”

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As some of us begin to inch into the next phase of the pandemic, slowly figuring out how we may move forward once we’re able, new questions have started to bubble up. Google searches like “how to set up a …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Free Remote Job Training with CT Back to Work Initiative

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As Connecticut continues to recover from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the state has launched a new resource, the CT Back to Work Initiative, that provides workers and businesses in Connecticut with impactful, high-quality career tools to help …

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How to get the most out of the Live Career Conversations Networking Event

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As we come to the end of the Advice and Perspective Series for this season, we invite UConn students and recent graduates to join us for a live, virtual networking event with alumni and friends of UConn.

On Thursday, June …

By Evan McMunn
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The Center for Career Development Stands in Solidarity with the Black Community

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The Center for Career Development grieves with the nation and stands in solidarity with the Black community in condemning the killing of George Floyd and opposing systemic racism. The Career Center’s foundational values continue to support respect for all of …

By Jim Lowe
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CLAS Virtual Case Competition Winners Share Their Experience

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In the Fall of 2019, the Center for Career Development, in partnership with a corporate sponsor, launched a case competition designed specifically for College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) students. The competition was such a success that we decided …

By Kristen Soprano
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Knowing the Impact: COVID-19 & Medical School Admissions

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For those with interests in pursuing careers in the medical or healthcare field and who are looking to attend medical school, we know you have been working up to this moment for your entire college career. It is more important …

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Emergency Response | Communicating for the Greater Good During a Crisis

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Even if your organization’s mission is not directly related to healthcare, nearly all of us have a role to play in helping the communities we serve get through something major, like what we’re all currently going through as a result …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
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What an Organization’s COVID-19 Response Reveals About its Culture

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As the days go by, the myriad of negative consequences of the current pandemic are surfacing, one after the other. One that is on many people’s minds, especially in our community, is the impact that COVID-19 will have on the …

By Emily Lamia - Idealist Careers
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Pathways to Healthcare (That Don’t Require Med School)

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Are you on the pre-med track but looking to learn more about other careers in healthcare? Do you want to work in healthcare but not attend med school? If yes, this is the video for you!

Each semester, the Center …

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