Become A Werth Innovator and get a 3k Scholarship

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UConn rising sophomores and juniors are invited to apply for the next cohort of Werth Innovators of the WILD Program!

Are you an inventor, artist, or builder? Do you find yourself creating solutions to problems? When you hear the word …

By Tara Malone
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Pathways to Computing Internship Goes Virtual

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is hosting a 10-week virtual summer intern program that connects undergraduate students with learning opportunities in computer science, computational science, and mathematics. The Pathways to Computing Virtual Internship Program will be offered as a virtual …

By Matt Lakin
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Tips on How Students with Disabilities Can Prepare for Job Interview

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Students with disabilities who are beginning the job search process would be advised to read the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) at https://www.ada.gov/. The ADA states “The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) gives federal civil …

By Robin Shefts
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Success Story – Cindy Barreto

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Cindy is a first-year Doctor of Philosophy student pursuing a degree in Disease and Urban Ecology and Evolution in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.

Essential Skills Learned in School will help in the Workplace

Through the years, Cindy …

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First Gen Students– Apply for funding for your Summer 2021 experience!

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Are you participating in an unpaid or minimally paid internship or co-op?
How about a job shadow, conference, or training session?
Do you have an upcoming interview and need some funds to participate?

Apply for funding for your Summer 2021 …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Interim Associate Director, Regional Campuses Tara Malone
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50+ Black-Owned and Led Companies for Students to Follow

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Dozens of Black-owned and Black-led companies hire students and young alumni. Follow these companies to discover your next career move.

Handshake’s goal has always been to connect students of all backgrounds to meaningful careers and help build diversity in the …

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) Interview – You could be Vetted by a Robot during your Next Interview

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Did you know that your next job interview could be an asynchronous, one-sided interview with a bot? Companies use artificial intelligence interviews regularly to quickly scan and cull applicants. Artificial intelligence evaluates answers to your questions and creates an employability …

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American Indigenous Business Leaders Association can help you with school work and so much more!

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Have you ever heard of the American Indigenous Business Leaders (AIBL) Association, https://www.aibl.org/?  This is the ‘only American Indigenous non-profit organization solely dedicated to empowering business students in the United States.’  If you are an American Indigenous or Alaskan Native …

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Student Success Story: Corpierlina Medor

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Recent graduate Corpierlina Medor (she/her/hers) earned a bachelor’s degree in Allied Health Science from the College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources in May 2020. Since graduating, Corpierlina enrolled in a master’s degree program in Biomedical Science at Barry University …

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What Transferable Skills Can You Gain From Church Volunteering?

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Volunteering at your church is a great way to give back to your community and help you gain the skills you need to be successful in any workplace. The transferable skills that you develop during your service will make a …

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