Summer Opportunities: Maine Summer Camps Virtual Career Fair

Summer Opportunities: Maine Summer Camps Virtual Career Fair

Maine hires more than 13,000 employees each summer to work at the various summer camps. That’s 13,000 opportunities for individuals to: serve as vital role models to youngsters; advance skills development; and build a resume – all in Maine’s unrivaled natural …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations Sue Atkins
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Next Week – 2 STEM alums speak through Professional in Residence Program

Next Week - 2 STEM alums speak through Professional in Residence Program

Our Professional in Residence program brings back alumni to speak to students about their careers and give advice.  Next week we are excited to have two such events. Please join just to hear their stories, ask questions and explore possibilities.  …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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3 Questions with Sarah Tralins ’14, U.S. Trade and Development Agency

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Welcome to “3 Questions with …”, a new feature on the Career Center blog. We’re asking alumni of all graduation years and career interests to share a bit of their experiences and advice. 

Sarah Tralins ’14, Manager for Global Programs, …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Where Do Tufts Students Intern? The Economics Major Edition

Where Do Tufts Students Intern (Econ)

It’s tempting to make assumptions about the type of internship, volunteering, or other work experience you’re supposed to pursue with a particular major.

The truth? An Economics major — or any Tufts major for that matter — doesn’t limit you …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Friday Fave: Interview Prep Resources

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Happy Friday, Jumbos! Do interviews make you nervous? Do you feel like you’re going to be judged by your interviewers, a la the harsh judgment of Dwight Schrute? If so, you’re not alone! 

That’s where our interview prep resources come …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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4 Common Mistakes When Participating in a Virtual Career Fair (and how to avoid them)

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Virtual recruitment looks like it will be here to stay even as vaccines roll out and it becomes safer to interact in a physical space again. For this reason it is incredibly important to make sure that you are utilizing …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
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Opportunities of the Week

opportunities of the week — gov law ia

Each week, we’ll feature upcoming events, internship and job listings, and other opportunities for the Government/Law/International Affairs career community. 

Here’s a quick rundown of some interesting opportunities we’ve come across lately. Have one that you’d like to share with other …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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The MYTH of the “Dream Job”

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Stuck figuring out what your ”dream job” is? Well, you might be putting too much pressure on yourself. It’s not your fault. There are lots of messages and expectations we get from our family, media, and society that tell us …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Best One Line of Career Advice – Engineering Alumni Weigh In

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Our 16th Annual Engineering Student-Alumni Networking event was held on Thursday, February 18.  Of course, this year it was virtual.  It was great to have over 200 alumni and students in attendance – our largest event ever.  Alums were asked to …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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Friday Fave: Resiliency and the Job or Internship Search

resiliency and the job search

Friday greetings to all! Today we’re talking about one of our ultimate favorite topics: RESILIENCY. If you’ve ever applied for anything — to a college, an internship, a job, a grad school — and heard a ‘NO,’ then you KNOW …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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