Child Life Specialists


Do you love working with children? Are you interested in counseling or therapy? A Child Life Specialist might be a good fit for you! Have you ever been given a diagnosis that is hard to understand? Well, that is what …

By Melissa Nowak
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Navigating the First Year of Law School: 1L Timeline

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Navigating the First Year of Law School: 1L Timeline

by Mary Kate Sheridan | September 11, 2019

The first month of 1L year is like a whirlwind—from trying to survive the Socratic Method to learning how to outline effectively to figuring out …

By Robin Shefts
Robin Shefts Assistant Director (Hartford Campus) Robin Shefts
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My Experience as a Research Subject

KSI Human Subject

Just attending a major research university offers so many possibilities to get involved in research and to meet interesting people all around campus. We hear a lot about the benefits to getting involved in research as an undergraduate research assistant …

By Eran Peterson
Eran Peterson Assistant Director, Career Coaching and Counseling Eran Peterson
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Key Skills to Develop for Social Media Marketing

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In addition to transferable skills, it’s important to develop skills specific to your desired industry or occupation. Likewise, as a social media marketer there are key skills required to flourish in the field. Because of the fluctuating nature of social …

By Amanda Idusuyi
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Translating Farm Work Experience on a Résumé or During an Interview


Growing up and working on a farm has its benefits and challenges. It can sometimes lead to being so involved in the business that you may not experience other roles through internships or part-time jobs. Writing a resume or talking …

By Paul Gagnon
Paul Gagnon Career Consultant, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources Paul Gagnon
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