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Part-time jobs to build your full-time career

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Everyone gets it. Sometimes, you just need to pick up a part-time job to help cover expenses.

That said, most part-time workers don’t fully realize the long-term value their job can bring to their career path. Let’s take a look …

By John Bau
John Bau Career Consultant, School of Engineering John Bau
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Don’t Let Anxiety Get in the Way of Your Career


I’ve experienced anxiety for as long as I can remember.  To people who haven’t lived with anxiety as a part of their daily life, it can be confusing to understand the difference between stress and anxiety.  Stress fuels me; …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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As the semester winds down and daylight quickly turns toward darkness, we can all use a little inspiration. Do you ever wonder what other graduate students and are doing? Every semester, the Center for Career Development gathers graduate student success …

By Kay Kimball Gruder
Kay Kimball Gruder Assistant Director of Graduate Student Career Programs and Services Kay Kimball Gruder
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Meet Student Success Story Scott Gary!

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Scott Gary

Major(s): Digital Media & Design | Concentration: Marketing

Minor(s): Biology

Class Standing: 5th Year/Super Senior


Describe your history at UConn

It has been quite an interesting ride indeed. I entered in 2011 as a Physiology & Neurobiology major …

By Brittney Austin
Brittney Austin Communication & Marketing Intern
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