Welcome to the Career Exploration community!

This page has been tailored to this specific community and common questions students have when exploring industry options. Browse this page for alumni to engage with, events to attend, student organizations to consider joining, internships and jobs to explore, and blog posts to deepen your understanding. Consider meeting with a career coach to discuss your values, interests, and skills – and how they might be best utilized in a particular field of interest. Meetings can be scheduled by clicking here.

Want to Make a Difference? Consider Virtual Volunteering!

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There are times when we might feel like we can’t do anything; that the world is out of control, and especially out of our grasp. With the way that our lives have been flipped upside down due to the COVID-19 …

By Alex Manna
Alex Manna Program Assistant/Employer Relations Coordinator, Stamford Campus Alex Manna
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How Vision Boards Can Help You Achieve Your Goals

Vision Board

Are you a visual learner who appreciates creative activities like scrapbooking? If so, a vision board may be a great tool for planning and illustrating your goals and aspirations.

Coupled with a well-thought-out strategy, a vision board can help you …

By Imani Darden - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Technical Skills You Need for Non-Technical Jobs

Apple Magic Keyboard and office supplies placed on a desk.

I guarantee, if you walk into a job interview for a position as a cashier at your local diner, they’re not going to expect you to know Python like the back of your hand… but they might expect you to …

By Clarice Pennock
Clarice Pennock Career Intern Clarice Pennock
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How to Cope with Changing Your Major


Many students have experienced it: You’re sitting in your hardest course of the semester when that dreaded thought creeps up in the back of your mind:

“Am I in the right major?”
“What if I’m not good at this?”
“Do …

By Nayara Zainadine
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Exploring Your Career Options at PepsiCo: “Flipping the Fair” Podcast


During an unprecedented time when many students may feel like they are missing out on career opportunities, employers are seeking ways to bridge the gap between their company and the students. One unique way that PepsiCo has created to help …

By Victoria
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