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Student Success Story: Nikita Rodriguez

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Nikita Rodriguez earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychological Sciences from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at UConn Stamford in May 2020. Since graduation, Nikita has secured employment with Florida International University as an Assistant Residential Life Coordinator. She …

By Tara Malone
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Raytheon Technologies Scholarship Opportunities

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Did you know employers often offer scholarship opportunities for select student groups?

Raytheon Technologies is an aerospace and defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. The company was formed in 2020 through …

By Dana Ziter
Dana Ziter AD of Student & Faculty Engagement
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Student Success Story: Michelle Pesantez

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Michelle Pesantez is a current Allied Health senior at UConn-Storrs, graduating in the spring of 2021. Her path to success took advantage of every opportunity UConn had to offer, from regional campus stepping stones to Student Support Services. Michelle’s hard …

By Ethan Couillard
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Wells Fargo: Corporate & Investment Banking Diverse Pathways Forum

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The Wells Fargo Diverse Pathways Forum is designed for current sophomores who are interested in the financial services industry (investment banking, sales & trading, corporate banking, and commercial real estate). During the forum, you will have the chance to hear …

By Katarzyna Paszek
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New Law on Hairstyles Makes It Easier for Connecticut Workers to be Authentic

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Connecticut Joins Eight States in Fighting ‘Natural Hair’ Discrimination

Several UConn alums say that from late childhood on, they experienced pressure to straighten or cut their hair to conform to a culture that values hair styles typically associated with white …

By Clarie Hall
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Resources

University of Connecticut American English Language Institute (UCAELI)

UCAELI offers ESL classes on the Storrs campus. Program includes summer term, full-time and part-time English classes including Business English …

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

ERGs are voluntary, employee-led groups made up of individuals who join together based on common interests, backgrounds, or demographic factors. …

INROADS

INROADS aims to develop and place talented minority youth in business and industry and prepare them for corporate and community …

LATCareers

LATCareers is the industry leader for the recruitment of Bilingual Latinos & Latino Diversity in the US. They have the …

Hispanic/Latino Professionals Association

Hispanic/Latino Professionals Association (HLPA) – matches the nation’s top Hispanic/Latino talent with America’s best organizations by identifying and listing quality …

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE) – provides a variety of career-related services, programs, and connections for Hispanic professionals to private …