The Prescription for a Healthy Résumé

Resume Writing Jobs – Jmckell with regard to Resume Writing Jobs

The thought of creating a résumé from scratch can be enough to keep you up at night, similar to the way a cold, a stomach bug, or any other medical ailment can keep you from getting a good night’s rest.  …

By Kristen Soprano
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Science and Sema4: Using Your Science Degree for More


As a STEM major, it might sometimes feel like you have a very narrow choice of careers, limited to abstract, lab-based research. But that’s not always the case. Though lab work is one of the major applications of a STEM …

By May Zhang
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Three Ways Being a Career Intern Helped Me Land a Full Time Position

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I came to be a career intern the same way that many of us did. I saw an email, completed the application, and gave it my best shot at the interview. As a freshman, I didn’t know much of anything, …

By Alex Argueta
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Review of the 2019 Internship Showcase


On Monday, February 4th, in the Wilbur Cross South Reading Room, over one hundred and fifty students gathered together to talk about two very important subjects – Internships and Co-ops.  Students who have held internships at various companies throughout the nation …

By Kailee Himes
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Congratulations to the 2018 Experiential Learning Award Winners!


Linda Rivera ’19, Undergraduate Intern of the Year
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Linda has been with the Conair Corporation for the last two summers, serving as a Research & Development intern in the Personal Care Division. As a chemical engineering major, Linda …

By Kailee Himes
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Now Accepting Applications for the UConn Extension Summer 2019 Internship Program!!

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The UConn Extension Internship Program  is now accepting applications for the summer 2019 program. UConn underclassmen and “super seniors” (those graduating in either August or December 2019) interested in gaining valuable (and paid) in-the-field experience in a career-oriented discipline such …

By Paul Gagnon
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Graduate Student Success Stories: Graduate Student Intern of the Year 2018


Name: Tuo Gao

Undergraduate Institution: University of Minnesota – Twin Cities (Minneapolis, MN)
B.Ch.E. – Chemical Engineering
B.S. – Chemistry

Graduate Institution: University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
Ph.D. Candidate – Chemical Engineering

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My research project topic …

By Tithi Basu Mallik
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2019 Internship & Co-op Week: February 4th-7th!

Internship and Co-op Week 2019

It’s not too early to think about internships – especially for Summer 2019! Join the Center for Career Development from February 4th through the 7th for a week of internship and co-op related events. From an Internship Showcase to the …

By Ana Clara Blesso
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Turning Stress into Success

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The words “career,” “internship,” or “graduation” can bring up fear within many students. I, personally, know that although the idea of not having to study, getting paid, and being able to work on something you are passionate about may bring …

By Maura Oei
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Networking is Easier than You Think


I’d never heard of Husky Mentor Network, have you? When asked to do this project I asked, “isn’t it a little too early for this, given I’m a freshman?”, but throughout this process I learned it’s never too early to …

By Rita Tsafack-Tonleu
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