A Message Regarding COVID-19

Dear parents and families, First, we hope that you and your family are safe and healthy during this time.  On behalf of our entire team at the Career Center we are sending you our best wishes and good thoughts. We want you to know that the Career Center Team remains committed to supporting your student’s […]

3 Steps to Volunteering at a Local Organization or Shadowing a Professional

Volunteering at a local organization or shadowing a professional in a career of interest is a great way for students to gain additional value from a summer. Such endeavors will allow students to learn more about potential fields of interest, help their communities through volunteerism, and increase the size of their professional networks. Here are […]

3 Steps to Start an Independent Project this Summer

Developing an independent project is a great way for students to maximize their time away from school while pursuing their unique interests. Whether students are spending their time working in a lab, volunteering at a non-profit, or taking classes near home, independent research projects can be a way for students to integrate their knowledge, experience, […]

10 Tips for Young Professionals to Stay Productive this Summer

Whether your student is studying abroad this summer, working at a summer internship, or still unsure of what may come, they can still be improving professionally in order to be a competitive applicant for their next summer position or post-graduate job. Summer is the best time to step back from academic work and focus wholeheartedly […]

9 of the Best Ways for Pre-medical Students to Spend Their Summers

9 of the Best Ways for Pre-medical Students to Spend Their Summers

While there are many enriching, engaging and relevant activities in which pre-medical students can spend their extracurricular time during the school year, the summers are also a terrific time for robust career exploration that can benefit patients, your community, and you, as a future applicant to professional schools. In the past, it was commonplace to […]

Top 4 Things Your Student Should Do Over Break

The holidays are a great time for your student to recharge. It can also be a great time to begin looking ahead to summer and post-graduate opportunities. Consider this list of four things your student can do to make the most of his or her winter break.

Find Your Tribe – Part 4

Career Center Associate Vice Chancellor & Director Mark Smith continues his networking series with who to network with.

Find Your Tribe – Part 3

Associate Vice Chancellor & Director Mark Smith continues his networking series with who to network with.

Find Your Tribe – Part 2

Associate Vice Chancellor & Director Mark Smith continues his networking series with who to network with.

Find Your Tribe – Part 1

Career Center Associate Vice Chancellor & Director Mark Smith explains why networking is important and why people want to help you.

5 Ways to Make the Most Out of Your Summer Internship

While landing a summer opportunity is an accomplishment in itself, it is just the beginning. Make sure your student does his or her homework and is prepared for the internship start-day by following these 5 tips.

Quick Summer Career Tips for Students

Here are a few career-related tips and reminders for students interested in making some career headway in the coming months: Remember: there’s still time to find a great opportunity. Once students get past the stress of midterms and papers, they still have time to find a summer internship or post-graduate position. Many organizations hire in […]