Event Recap: MVP Alumni Mentoring Program Kickoff

MVP Alumni Mentoring Program Kickoff

February 24-26, 2021

 On Wednesday February 24, 2021, the Center for Career and Professional Development virtually kicked-off the second cycle of Mentors and Mentees as members of Sacred Heart University’s Mentoring Visionary Pioneers (MVP) Alumni …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development
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New Mentor Program Connects Students with Professionals

Sophomores meet monthly with mentors and benefit from their insight and experience

Sacred Heart University’s Mentoring Visionary Pioneers (MVP) Program recently completed its successful inaugural year, despite moving its sessions online due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The MVP program connects …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement
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Give It A Year – My Advice to Incoming Freshman

Written by Jennifer Essery, Class of 2022

When move-in day arrived, I was terrified. I had never been away from home for more than a week and the thought of being away from my friends and family was the worst …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement
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What Can You Do With an Exercise Science Degree?

Many Exercise Science career paths are rewarding and offer related majors with different tracks depending on your intended career path. You can study exercise science at the undergraduate and graduate levels and earn an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Doctorate degrees.

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development
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The Pivot to Video and How You Can Keep Up: Video Content is Here to Stay

https://www.mediabistro.com/be-inspired/advice-from-the-pros/why-publishers-are-pivoting-to-video-and-how-you-can-keep-up/ 

Written by: Kat Boogaard 

Did you know that 82% of Twitter users watch video content on the platform? What about the fact that 45% of people watch more than an hour of Facebook or YouTube videos each week? Or, …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement
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Event Recap: Webster Bank Virtual Job Shadow Day

Sacred Heart University’s Center for Career & Professional Development teamed up with the Office of Alumni Engagement to bring students a virtual job shadow day with Webster Bank, which took place on Monday, July 27, 2020. Coordinated by Alice Ferreira …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement
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4 Things To Consider When Envisioning Your Career In An Uncertain Future

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The Importance of Mentorship in the Communications Field

From offering career advice to introducing you to the professionals in your field, a mentor can help advance your path in communications. If you are in your sophomore year at Sacred Heart University, you have the opportunity to participate in …

By Corey Stokes
Corey Stokes Associate Director of Career Student Engagement
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Opportunities at Sacred Heart Lead Alumnus to His Career

“Sacred Heart gave me a lot of resources and the mindset to be a go-getter,” said #SHUAlumni Dylan Bartel ’19. Check out Dylan’s story and how SHU helped him land a career he enjoys:

https://www.sacredheart.edu/news-room/news-listing/opportunities-at-sacred-heart-lead-alumnus-to-his-career/

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment
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MVP Alumni Mentoring Program

On Wednesday, May 6, the Center for Career and Professional Development inaugurated the first cycle of mentors and mentees as members of Sacred Heart University’s Mentoring Visionary Pioneers (MVP) Alumni Mentoring Program. Through an application process, the formalized mentorship program …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development
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