Graduate Students

A Must Listen To Podcast: “How I Work”

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Students often ask me, “What’s the best way I can…

…get a job?”

…create my résumé or CV?”

…write a cover letter?”

…successfully network?”

…prepare for a job interview?”

…talk to my advisor?”

…present a job talk?”

Many individuals are …

By Kay Kimball Gruder
Kay Kimball Gruder Assistant Director of Graduate Student Career Programs and Services Kay Kimball Gruder
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Assessing Organizational Culture

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Whether you’re a current student or alum considering involvement with an organization through an internship or job, volunteering or service, or graduate program, you’ll want to determine whether or not it is a good fit for you. To do so, …

By Alexandra Pierce
Alexandra Pierce Graduate Assistant, College to Career Transitions & Alumni Services Alexandra Pierce
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4 Takeaways from the Careers in Advocacy Panel

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On November 4th, Careers for the Common Good hosted the Careers in Advocacy Panel as their first event of the 2020-2021 academic year. Four amazing panelists attended this event, all of who are currently working in different areas of …

By Sean Roach
Sean Roach Career Intern Sean Roach
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CT Students for a Dream 2021 Presentation, Training, & PD Request Form Is Open!

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Faculty, student organization, and advocates see below for details for the CT Students for a Dream “Presentation, Training, & Professional Development Request Form 2020-2021” is open.

CT Students for a Dream (C4D) was founded in 2010 by a group of …

By Ethan Couillard
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Why UConn Engineers Should Learn Sales

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Have you ever thought about a career in sales? Flow Tech’s owner posed me this question in the spring of 2009, in the middle of the Rome Ballroom during the UConn Engineering Career Fair.

How do I answer this correctly? …

By Michael O. Davis, PE
Michael O. Davis, PE Sales Engineer
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