Is A Postgraduate Internship for You?

As a graduate student in the final semester of my Master’s program here at UConn, I have begun to think about what my post-graduation plans are. Up to this point, I have been telling myself that I have to pull …

Top 3 Cover Letter Mistakes and How to Fix Them

One of the keys to landing an awesome job is starting off on the right foot with the recruiter. Writing a strong resume and filling out your WayUp profile are the best ways to get started, but if you want …

Your semester to-do list starts now!

“Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.” – …

UConn Alums Want You to ‘Roast’ Them

From left, Kwame “Ato” Eyiah, Ben Morneault and Chris Mueller, members of the Class of 2019 and creators of a new card game called “Roast Me.” (UConn School of Business photo/Nathan Oldham) UConn Today – December 4, 2019 – Claire Hall Three …

Carter Lennon Graduate Student Success Story

Name: Carter Lennon Doctoral Degree: University of Connecticut, Social Psychology (2013) Master’s Degree: Central Connecticut State University, Health Psychology (2009) Bachelor’s Degree: Eastern Connecticut State University, General Psychology (2007) Background Information: Carter Lennon is currently the Internal Operations Manager for …

Parents & Families

At the Center for Career Development, we work with your student throughout their college experience to “become career ready” through the development of Career Readiness Competencies that have been identified through extensive research and observations conducted by the National Association …

Employers

Welcome Employers! Thank you for your interest in recruiting University of Connecticut (UConn) talent. The Corporate Partner Relations (CPR) Team looks forward to working with you, whether you’re looking to post jobs, internships and co-ops, hold interviews (on-campus and virtually), …

New Year’s Resolutions for the College Student

Many of us have made resolutions in the past and let them slip away, only to make similar goals the following year. This year, why not break that cycle?  Rather than abstract ideas like “get healthy,” “be a better person,” …

Congratulations to the 2017 Undergraduate Intern of the Year!

An internship is a work & learning experience that allows students gain further understanding of their academic and career interests, explore fields, and gather information about companies and organizations. Internships can be completed during any time of the year, may …

3 Ways to Stand Out (For the Right Reasons) During the Job Application Process

It can be disheartening to fill out multiple application forms or send out hundreds of CVs – only to be met with silence… The job hunt is so competitive that most recruiters will not get back in touch or even …