Opportunity Employment: A Commitment to Diverse Talent

As a job or internship seeker, there are so many ways to evaluate a company’s commitment to diversity. A common suggestion is to look at the company’s website or social media accounts, but sometimes it can be hard to know …

By Lisa Famularo
Lisa Famularo Assistant Director, Equity and Inclusion | Pronouns: she/her/hers
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5 Open Online Course Providers for Advancing Your Career

What is your purpose in taking a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)? Some might take it for leisure and fun, while others are just for curiosity or sheer love of learning. There may be another important goal of engaging in …

By Damiao Zoe Xu
Damiao Zoe Xu Graduate Assistant, Graduate Student and Postdoc Career Programs and Services | Pronouns: she/her/hers
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Powerful Women Mentor Powerful Women

When James Brown sang, “This is a man’s world, this is a man’s world. But it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl,” he was definitely onto something. Although women and men are about neck and neck …

By Dominque Moore
Dominque Moore Graduate Assistant: Career Development
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Speaking Spanish in the Workplace

The ability to speak Spanish is an asset in the workplace. Many job postings seek candidates that speak both English and Spanish and your bilingual skills can move you up in the application process. However, some positions and organizations may …

By Hannah Halloran
Hannah Halloran Graduate Assistant, Programming
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3 Essential Job-Search Strategies for International Students in 2021

To say the least, the Trump administration didn’t extend a warm welcome to international students at U.S. colleges and universities. Will the Biden administration be more welcoming? Will international students have a better chance of securing H-1B visas? Will they …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
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5 Rewarding Teaching Careers in a Post-Covid-19 World

The economy has been brought to a grinding halt over the last few months, and everyone is feeling the squeeze. But although Covid-19 has closed schools and affected every industry from travel to retail, the field of education has been …

By Sarah Daren - Vault
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4 Career Pathways Benefited by Candidates with Religious Knowledge

What is the first thought that comes to mind when you think of “faith-based careers”? Many people picture religious leaders or those who hold other roles within a religious community. However, there are a variety of options for those who …

By Mary Malerba
Mary Malerba Assistant Director, Corporate Partner Relations, Eastern CT, Rhode Island and College of Agriculture, Health & Natural Resources | Pronouns: she, her, hers
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How to Break into the Finance Industry

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If you are interested in the finance industry but are not a finance major, it’s important to know it’s not always about your major.  With so many different divisions and departments in the finance …

By Christina Badini
Christina Badini Assistant Director, Corporate Partner Relations, New York Metro Area, States South and West of CT
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Student Success Story: Pedro Argueta

Pedro Argueta (he/him/his) earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychological Sciences from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in May 2019. Since graduation, Pedro has secured employment with Aetna – CVS Health as a Talent Development Associate. Hear Pedro’s story …

By Francesca Crivello
Francesca Crivello Operations Coordinator
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Top 4 Skills for a Fundraising Professional in a Non-Profit

If you’re interested in working for a non-profit organization, you may know that fundraising plays a big part in how well the organization can finance its operations and provide key services for its cause. Fundraising is a great way to …

By Victoria
Victoria
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