First-Generation Students

Being the first in your family to attend college is something to be proud of and the Career Development & Internship Center (CDIC) can be a valuable resource throughout your college experience. We support students by helping to identify interests that will guide student toward a meaningful career after graduation.  In addition, the CDIC provides students with several professional development opportunities to access to a wider network of employers and alumni to help broaden your connections.

Turning Casual Conversations into Job Interviews

Job interviews don’t always come after you apply to a job. Sometimes, you may be having a casual conversation, but your story and the way you speak are so captivating, that the person you’re speaking starts thinking about ways they …

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What To Do During a Job Interview

In this episode, I talk about what to DO during a job interview, not just what to say. Remember, interviews are a two-way conversation. You can and should be interviewing them just as much as they are interviewing you. You …

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Highlighting Hounds – Janil Patel

Congratulations to Janil Patel ’24 for starting the Cybersecurity Enterprise Co-op at Insulet Corporation, a medical device company that designs devices for insulin-dependent individuals. As a Cybersecurity major, Janil is excited to gain hands-on experience in the cybersecurity field and …

By Abby Sproles
Abby Sproles Graduate Assistant Career Advisor
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Featured Classes

Career Exploration

Finding your career path doesn’t have to be a headache! Learn the difference between constructive and overwhelming questions to ask…

Resumes

Get seen by employers and put your best foot forward in the application process by unlocking key hacks and tips…

Hiring Process & Offer Evaluation

Upgrade your hire-ability by demystifying the hiring process from application to offer.

Getting to Know Your Manager & Team

Navigating a new workplace is a challenge. Start your new role with confidence by asking the right questions on (and…

Presence & Professionalism

Whether you’re in the office, joining a remote meeting, or attending a work event, how you show up matters! Demystify…

Professional Writing & Organization

Take a deep dive into the unspoken do’s and don’ts of professional communication with coworkers, customers, managers, and more! Then,…

Interviewing

Prepare to ace the interview! Dive into interview fundamentals, secrets to making a great first impression on employers, and how…

Cover Letters

When used correctly, a cover letter can be a valuable companion to your resume. This course will provide the samples…

Presentations

Improve your ability to communicate big ideas to clients, teams, and execs by honing your presentation skills! Gain access to…

Requesting Time Off

Nervous about requesting time off from work? Not sure how to ask your manager? Get the essential information and templates…

Cross-Functional Collaboration

Explore the essential roles and functions you’ll be collaborating with at top companies, then dive into best practices for leading…