Kelly Stairs M.A. '10

Assistant Director

Kelly Stairs M.A.

Kelly Stairs is the Assistant Director at Assumption College’s Career Development & Internship Center. In this role, she collaborates with campus faculty, organizations, and athletics to create career development programming for undergraduate students.  As a dedicated career advisor, she supports all undergraduate students in their professional development using an individualized approach. She assists in creating professional resumes and cover letters, preparing for interviews, and navigating career and internship searches and the graduate school application process.

Prior to working at Assumption, Kelly worked at Grafton Job Corps Academy where she created career development programming and supervised instructors in the implementation of the curriculum. She provided students with career counseling and career preparation instruction while developing relationships with staff and students to ensure student success.

Kelly has a B.S. in Psychology from Worcester State College and is an alumna of Assumption College where she earned her M.A. in School Counseling.


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Is Your Online Presence Hurting Your Career?

For many of us, social media is an integral part of everyday life—and for many employers, a prospective hire’s online presence can be a major factor in determining employability. In addition to reading through resumes and cover letters, 90% of …

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How to Have a Successful Video Interview

Job interviews can be stressful enough, but the pressure increases when they’re done over video. In today’s remote-work landscape, however, candidates likely won’t have a choice — virtual interviews have essentially become the norm, as many companies plan to maintain a …

By Jacqueline DeMarco - Vault
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10 Great Jobs for People With Biology Degrees—Because You Don’t Have to Be a Biologist

If you have a biology degree—or you’re about to get one—you may feel like there are only a few jobs that you’re suited for, and almost all of them require further schooling. But as a biology major, you’re qualified for …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Network of Executive Women (NEW) – New England By Lily Raso

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By: Lily Raso

As a student at Assumption College, the opportunities that you have to get your foot in the door are nearly endless. They offer resources galore, so all you have …

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