4 Job Search Strategies That Get International Grad Students Hired (Vault)

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If you’re an international student in grad school looking to land a great job offer after graduation, know that it won’t be easy. So here are four job search strategies that separate international graduate job seekers who receive U.S. job …

By Marcelo Barros
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Visa and Job Prospects for International Students in 2020 (Vault)

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Last year was a mixed one for international students looking for jobs in the U.S. One the one hand, even the simple process of securing work authorization through OPT (Optional Practical Training) proved to be complicated—and in some cases, increased …

By Derek Loosvelt
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Wondering About a Career in Allied Health/Health Care?

Wondering About a Career in Allied Health/Health Care?

Waterbury Campus Event:

Hear from eight UConn alums from diverse fields such as Laboratory Research, Public Health, OT, PT, PA, Respiratory Therapy, Radiology.

Learn about what they do and how they got there!

Tuesday, March 3rd from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.  …

By Susan Hyde-Wick
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TODAY! Virtual Veteran’s Fair February 20th

TODAY! Virtual Veteran's Fair February 20th

Veterans Virtual Career Fair

Looking for a Job, Internship or Co-op?
Free hiring event for Veterans happening on February 20th from 11 am – 3pm
To Register:  Click Here

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Paid 2020 Summer Internships: Available at nine UConn Extension locations throughout CT! Deadline Sunday March 1

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Intern in the field of your choice:  Nutrition, Health, Food, Research, Community Development, Youth Education, Marketing, Sustainability, Agribusiness. Locations include Litchfield, Farmington, New Haven, Middlesex County, Hartford, and more! Deadline to apply is Sunday March 1st, 2020.

For full description …

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The Importance of On-Campus Activities

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Are you interested in getting more involved on campus and making more meaningful connections? Do you struggle to fill up that one page for a resume? Well, I’m here to tell you that there is a way and it’s through …

By Melissa Nowak
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2020 Internship & Co-op Week: January 28 – February 6!

Internship and Co-op Week, Sponsored by Indeed

It’s not too early to think about internships – especially for summer 2020! Join the Center for Career Development from January 28th through February 6th for a week of internship and co-op related events. From an Internship Showcase to the Internship …

By Kailee Himes
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Accelerate UConn Application Closing Soon!

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Do you have a product or technology you are hoping to launch? If so, you’re in luck! Accelerate UConn’s Spring 2020 Cohort application is closing soon but there’s still time!

Accelerate UConn is UConn’s National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation …

By Hannah Halloran
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New Year, New “Career” You!

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Do you want to get your career goals in shape but are too busy to know where to start? Are you ready to build muscle at impressing employers? Would you like to tone your networking skills and learn the secrets …

By Kristen Soprano
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Greater Waterbury Part-Time/Full-Time Jobs: Human Services

Greater Waterbury Part-Time/Full-Time Jobs: Human Services

Local Part/Full-Time Jobs!

Part-Time, Executive Assistant, TEAM, Inc., Waterbury CT

Duties: Coordinate new hire orientations, maintains up-to-date e-NAEYC portfolios for all LNV sites. Assist with the approval of payroll and processing of time off requests. Ensure classroom coverage in compliance …

By Susan Hyde-Wick
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