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Student Success Story: Megan Go

Megan Go (she/her/hers) earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychological Sciences and Communication with a minor in Global Studies at UConn in 2020.

Megan Go (she/her/hers) earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychological Sciences and Communication with a minor in Global Studies at UConn in 2020. Megan received the Fulbright Student Grant to teach English in Taiwan; however, that got postponed to the upcoming …

By Erin McConnell
Erin McConnell CLAS Career Ambassador Erin McConnell
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Job Search – the Power of Networking

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Searching for an internship or your first full-time job is an interesting challenge for all students. As a First Generation student, you may be facing additional potential barriers. Do you know what questions to ask or what type of support …

By Robert Volle
Robert Volle Program Director - Regional Campuses & CPR Robert Volle
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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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The Benefits of Professional Organizations for Native American Students

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Affinity Communities were borne out of a need to ensure that all students can identify resources, services, and events that they can identify with based on diversity, equity, and inclusion.  The Center of Career Development is working with Native American …

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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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