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Event Recap: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in The Workplace

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The Center for Career and Professional Development hosted “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion In The Workplace” forum where alumni and company representatives gather for a meaningful conversation on the progress that has been made towards a more equitable work environment and …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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Career Guidance for First-Generation Students

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First-generation college students are learners from households where neither parent (or guardian) has obtained a Bachelor’s degree. In other words, they are the first ones in their immediate family to attend college.

These students forge their own paths ahead in …

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What to Know as a First-Generation College Student

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“First-generation college students often deal with financial stress and the pressure of family expectations”, read more here: https://www.usnews.com/education/best-colleges/articles/2019-05-14/what-you-should-know-as-a-first-generation-college-student

By Keith Hassell
Keith Hassell Executive Director Keith Hassell
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Linda E. McMahon Student Commons
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

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