CLAS Industry Spotlight: Public Relations

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Trying to decide how to use your CLAS degree when you graduate? Have you considered a career in public relations? “Public relations specialists create and maintain a favorable public image for the organization they represent. They design media releases to …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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How to Write A Resume Bullet Point

How to Write A Resume Bullet Point

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Is “Winter” a Four-Letter Word?? Have hope for springtime and your future!

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It is February and here in New England the UConn campuses find themselves encircled in a snow globe world.  If we believe an ear-biting groundhog, we have another six weeks of winter.  Does that statement make you want reach for …

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Nursing Residency Programs

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Are you a nursing student interested in further education before beginning your professional career? Do you want to gain more research experience and clinical leadership in patient care? Do you want to increase your marketability by transitioning from an entry-level …

By Laura Evangelista
Laura Evangelista Assistant Director for Curriculum Design and Pre-Professional Advising Laura Evangelista
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I went to the career fair, now what?

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Maybe this was your first career fair – maybe it wasn’t. Either way, don’t lose a valuable opportunity to enhance that first impression. Follow up! Did you have a good conversation with a recruiter? Were you interested in learning more about …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations Lisa McGuire
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Start to Finish: The Road to a Job Offer

Start to Finish: The Road to a Job Offer

Wondering how to end your senior year with a job offer? Start early. This blog will help you plan and execute your path towards your future job after graduation. Let’s begin with training!

Training: Freshman Year

Choose a major that …

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“Hidden Jobs”

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Finding hidden jobs is an easier task than spotting one of the 100 moose residing in Connecticut. Unlike venturing out to spot moose, when heading out to uncover hidden jobs, one wants to be highly visible. Similar to spotting moose, …

By Kay Kimball Gruder
Kay Kimball Gruder Assistant Director of Graduate Student Career Programs and Services Kay Kimball Gruder
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CLAS Major Spotlight on Literatures, Cultures & Languages

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Wondering about your career options related to Literatures, Cultures, & Languages? Come learn from and network with UConn alumni and industry professionals as they talk about their career experiences. This career conversation event will bring together a small group of …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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Student Success Story: Varun Khattar

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Varun Khattar

Major(s): Double major in Psychology and Individualized Gender and Ethnic Studies

Class Standing: Junior

Can you give us some background on the UConn Civic Scholars Collective and what your role was in implementing it?

Well, I’ve had quite …

By Brittney Austin
Brittney Austin Communications Assistant
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Article by the Center for Career Development in UConn Parent Talk Newsletter

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Have you seen the article in the January issue of UConn Parent Talk Newsletter written by our very own Beth Settje, the now Assistant Director of the Center for Career Development at UConn?  “Parents Can Help UConn Students Achieve …

By Pamela Zagami
Pamela Zagami Administrative Services Specialist Pamela Zagami
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