UConn Stamford Women Alumnae Share Their Career Journeys

Breaking the mold

Students at the UConn Stamford campus were treated to an amazing event on November 12, 2020. A virtual panel discussion featuring UConn Stamford alumnae who majored in social sciences (COMM, ECON, HDFS, and POLS) called “Breaking the Mold: Women in …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Assistant Director, Career Development, Stamford Campus Tara Malone
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Be Pro-active, Gain Career Experience by Volunteering with Community Non-profit Organizations!

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Students who are searching for summer internship/co-op opportunities this year are feeling somewhat ambivalent due to the pandemic’s negative impact on the labor market.  Students are aware that summer experiential learning opportunities will probably be limited, so they are …

By Robin Shefts
Robin Shefts Assistant Director (Hartford Campus) Robin Shefts
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Finding the Non Profit Organization That’s Right For You

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So, you’re interested in working for a non-profit. But, wait, there’s so many to choose from, which one is the right for you? In this article, we will go over the steps to finding a non-profit organization that aligns with …

By Alex Manna
Alex Manna Program Assistant/Employer Relations Coordinator, Stamford Campus Alex Manna
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3 Ways to Turn Your Advocacy into a Career

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What comes to mind when you hear the word advocacy? Do you think of attending protests? Posting on social media? Maybe donating to organizations or calling your representatives? 

All of these are very important aspects of …

By Sean Roach
Sean Roach Career Intern Sean Roach
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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
Sarah Krafcik CLAS Career Ambassador Sarah Krafcik
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