Jumbos4Jumbos is Launching for Summer 2022! May 16th – August 31st

What is Jumbos4Jumbos?

Tufts alumni offer projects/micro-internships/gigs that students can do to gain career-related skills. Jumbos4Jumbos projects are available to undergraduates in Arts & Sciences, Engineering, and the SMFA. Students must be currently enrolled (not on leave of absence) to …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Earning a Living at Nonprofits

Can I actually make a living working in nonprofits?

Yes! It’s a common misconception that individuals working in the nonprofit sector earn far less than their peers in the for-profit and government sectors. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director
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Considering Social Work?

What is Social Work, anyway?

Social work is a practice-based profession and an academic discipline that prioritizes human well-being and aims to help meet basic and complex needs of all people, with a particular focus on those who are vulnerable, …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director
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Welcome to Pre-Law Advising

Tuft’s pre-law advising team is excited to welcome you in learning about the study and practice of law. We offer a wealth of guidance and support to students and alumni from all backgrounds and academic majors.

One-on-one advising is available …

By Dovie King
Dovie King Pre-Law Advisor
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Stay On TRACC! Customize Your On TRACC Email

What is the On TRACC email?

The ‘TRACC’ in On TRACC stands for “Tufts Recent Activity in Career Communities.” On TRACC is a weekly email customized to your career interests. You’ll stay up to date with opportunities, events, …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Assistant Director, Communications & Marketing / Career Advisor
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Advice from a Recruiter – Standing Out in the Virtual Recruitment Process

As another Tufts semester approaches, many of you may be looking for your next experience. You may be seeking a summer internship, a part-time role, or your first post-grad position. Regardless of the position, the recruitment process looks different this …

By Paul Riley
Paul Riley Recruiter
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Change-Making in the Workplace: Tackling DE&I Projects

Introduction to Change-Making in the Workplace Series

Earlier this year, Tufts Career Center’s Career Fellows Ismenia and Jesse moderated a panel on Change-Making in the Workplace. We will be breaking down that conversation into smaller blog posts, but if you …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations
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Understanding the World of Nonprofits

What is a nonprofit?

Nonprofits are mission-driven organizations dedicated to addressing a particular social issue or advocating for a cause. These organizations benefit the public, rather than the financial interests of an individual, private shareholder, or group of people. The …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director
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20+ Questions to Jump-Start Your Career Exploration

A strong understanding of yourself will be essential in navigating the twists and turns of your unique career journey. Get to know yourself! What are your values? What’s your personality type? What are you good at? What do you like? …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director
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First-Year Guide to the Career Center

Your first year of college can be a big transition. New places to navigate, new people to meet, and new resources to learn. Not to mention adjusting to college level academics! It can all be a little overwhelming when it’s …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director
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