What to Know About Virtual Career Fairs

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VIRTUAL CAREER FAIRS, also known as virtual hiring events and online career fairs, are the new normal based on the need for social distancing and proliferation in remote work. These next-gen events, however, have been on the rise for years due …

By Katelyn Norkowski
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Milford (CT) Police Department Panel & Recruitment Session 2020

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We had the privilege of hosting the Milford Police Department for a virtual recruitment event yesterday. The recruiting officers shared the benefits of working for the City of Milford; but also took the time to discuss the benefits of a …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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Nursing Career Forum 2020 Event Recap

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On Friday, October 2nd 2020, The Center for Career & Professional Development, in partnership with the Davis & Henley College of Nursing, hosted a Virtual Nursing Career Forum which featured two separate events (1) A Q&A session with nursing recruiters …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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Student Success Story: Mansi Patel

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-Name: Mansi Patel

-Class Year: 2020

-Company Name: P3 Health Partners

-Location: Salem, OR

-Job Title: Healthcare Business Analyst

-Student Quote: “A major part of my job includes analyzing patients’ data to come up with mitigation plans,”. “These plans aim …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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WayUp Presents Top 100 Internship Programs 2020

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These companies were selected as the 100 best internship programs in the U.S.
by a panel of industry expert judges and thousands of public votes.

Congratulations to the #1 Internship Program winner, Citi. See the entire list here: https://www.nationalinternday.com/top100-2020 

Congratulations …

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment Mike Twerago
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Virtual Internships: Pathways to Success for Companies

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COVID-19 has accelerated the trends many companies were already beginning to embrace—more flexible work schedules and home office options. That shift has now extended to the position that is, for many, an important first rung in the career ladder: an …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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9 Tips for Breaking Into Advertising

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Never stop learning.
You have to stay on top of technology and trends in the art industry. You can’t just know one aspect and think you’re going to be safe. Always keep learning. Always keep growing. Keep taking classes. Just …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement Corey Stokes
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The Nonprofits and Companies Helping to Fight the Pandemic

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The pandemic has been a challenging time for us all.  Many charities and non-profit organizations have taken these uncertain times as an opportunity to give back.  See 19 organizations that are helping to fight the pandemic!

https://www.wired.com/story/covid-19-charities-nonprofits-companies-helping/

By Keith Hassell
Keith Hassell Executive Director Keith Hassell
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National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) – Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP)

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Today I attended a webinar hosted by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory who discussed the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP). 

This fellowship program “identifies and develops the next generation of exceptional national security leaders to achieve …

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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ESPN Stats and Information Virtual SHU Recruitment Event

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Last week, our department had the pleasure of partnering with ESPN’s Stats and Information Department to host a virtual SHU recruitment event. They led an in-depth discussion regarding its part-time Statistics Analyst I position and provided insight into their department.  

By Patti Moran
Patti Moran Director of Career Programming & Experiential Learning Patti Moran
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