List of References vs Letter of Reference: What’s the difference?

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A list of references or a letter of reference (also called a letter of recommendation) is often a necessary component of your job search or your application to an academic program. While one is a list of the contact information …

By Caitlin Cincotta
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Learn from the Best in Upcoming CLAS Master Class Series!

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Looking for knowledge from industry leaders on marketing, communications, branding, and product management? Look no further than UConn Center for Career Development’s upcoming CLAS Master Class Series! The COVID-19 Pandemic has reshaped how companies do business, requiring new flexibility and …

By Erik Zawodniak
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Have You Thought about Grad School?

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Remaining informed and determined in your academic or professional development is important to continue reaching towards long-term goals. Many graduates are unsure of what to do next, but one traditional route is attending graduate school. As a student pursuing a …

By Sarah Krafcik
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Asking for a Letter of Recommendation for Graduate School

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Recommendation letters for graduate school are used by admissions officers to fill out their knowledge of you as a candidate. The rest of your application package details your history, skills, and motivation behind applying; a recommendation letter corroborates all the …

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Latinx Heritage Month Spotlight – Doris Poma

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In celebration of Latinx Heritage Month, we asked inspiring Latinx professionals to share their stories in their own words. First up is Doris Poma, Senior Director of Human Resources at Montefiore Health System.

I am a single mom to two …

By Doris Poma
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