Religiously Affiliated

Browse this page for career resources specifically for those of faith: events to attend, student organizations to consider joining, and blog posts to support your understanding of various career topics. To discuss career opportunities, consider meeting with a career coach. Appointments can be scheduled to discuss Career Paths, Job Searches, Résumés, Interviews, Personal Statements, Professional Networking, Cover Letters, and LinkedIn to name a few. Click here to schedule your meeting.

Religious Discrimination in the Workplace

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Religious discrimination can take place in the workplace – or even in the application stage. 

In response to widespread discrimination, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was passed. It is a landmark civil rights and labor law that addresses the …

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Share Your Insights on Identity and Career Development

Identity and Career Development

UConn students are invited to participate in a survey, Identity and Career Development, conducted by the Center for Career Development.

The Center for Career Development is committed to providing an inclusive environment where all UConn students feel comfortable utilizing our …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Interim Associate Director, Regional Campuses Tara Malone
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Religion & Your Résumé

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Your résumé provides employers with a first look at who you are and what you may be able to contribute to their organization. When your faith is an integral part of your identity, you may wonder whether information about your …

By Mary Malerba
Mary Malerba Assistant Director, Corporate Partner Relations Mary Malerba
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Assessing Religious Inclusion in the Workplace

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As you continue to navigate your job search, you may be curious about how best to integrate your faith with your future workplace. While it is illegal for an interviewer to ask about religious affiliation and beliefs in an interview …

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Exploring Your Career Options at PepsiCo: “Flipping the Fair” Podcast

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During an unprecedented time when many students may feel like they are missing out on career opportunities, employers are seeking ways to bridge the gap between their company and the students. One unique way that PepsiCo has created to help …

By Victoria
Victoria Victoria
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Resources

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. …

UConn Faith

In both research and practice, spirituality is a core dimension of holistic wellness. When we are spiritually well, we feel …

Professional Associations & Faith groups

Linked is a listing, managed by The Center on Religion and the Profession at the University of Missouri, sorted alphabetically.

Anti-Defamation League Religious Accommodation Fact Sheet

The Anti-Defamation League produced this Religious Accommodation in the Workplace Fact Sheet to inform job-seekers and employees on their rights …

Tanenbaum: Workplace Resources

25 Years of Combating Religious Prejudice At Tanenbaum, we promote mutual respect with practical programs that bridge religious difference and …

Professional Diversity Network

Professional Diversity Network – provides diverse communities with a trusted professional network, which pairs job seekers with employers who are …