To EP or Not to EP: Employers Weigh In

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We recently reached out to some of our employer partners to get their take on how transcripts are evaluated with new grading models due to COVID-19. Exceptional Pass (EP) has been offered at Tufts since COVID has disrupted the traditional …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
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Social Change Across Industries

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The social-change landscape continues, it’s no longer just a world of non-profits, corps jobs, and community organizing – though those are some great paths to pursue! But maybe you’re drawn to finance but don’t want to “work for the man.” …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Private Sector Jobs that Give Back

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A corporate job with positive impact…myth? or reality? 

I know what you’re thinking, it might sound like a unicorn, but that’s far from the truth. There are many organizations across both the public and private sectors that are committed to …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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A Light Upon the Hill: Aidan Menchaca’s Service Experience at City Year

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Written by Aidan Menchaca, City Year Boston AmeriCorps Member and Tufts Alumnus

In addition to reading about Aidan’s experience, consider attending our Opportunities with AmeriCorps Program on Thursday, February 18.
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The charge of every Tufts …

By Aidan Menchaca
Aidan Menchaca Tufts Alum
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Interested in Transportation? Navigating Post-Grad Life Panel

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We just received this notification from our contact at the Mass DOT.  She said all students are welcome to the event, but it will be most useful to those interested in the Transportation Industry.

Navigating post-grad life can be challenging. …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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Balance and Change in Nonprofits and Education

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In 2020, all kinds of social impact organizations had to adjust, and in some cases redefine, how they served their communities. In this panel conversation, I talked to professionals and alumni across nonprofits and education settings about what they do, …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Answers from Career Advisors … Asking for a Recommendation/Reference When You Haven’t Kept in Touch

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It happens — you intend to stay in contact with that professor or supervisor and life gets in the way. But now you need an internship, job, or grad school reference and you think this person will be a strong …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Interested in K-12 Teaching? Check Out These Career Pathways

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There are several potential roads to a teaching career. This infographic will help you consider which one might be best for you.  Click on the image to access a PDF version with links embedded.

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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FAQs: Getting Started with the Career Center, Self-Assessment, and Career Exploration

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Tufts Career Center advisors answer your questions about getting started with our office …

When should I start using the Career Center’s services and resources?

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Does my choice of major limit my career options?

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By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Graduate & Professional School Advice from Tufts Alumni and Faculty

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We asked a cross-section of alumni and faculty to discuss all aspects of the application process. Regardless of specific academic and professional focus, each one offers you important general information.

Faculty Advice

Edith Balbach, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Community Health

When …

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