To EP or Not to EP: Employers Weigh In

Transcript

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
Read more »

Program Highlight: MAIP

MAIP-Full-Color

Meet MAIP! The Multicultural Advertising Intern Program

The Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) is an internship program established in 1973 to provide diverse candidates with a paid internship in the advertising industry. The MAIP Fellowship comprises 22 weeks of invaluable …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
Read more »

Internship Highlight: NTELX

NTELX logo

In the summer of 2020, Ben Plotnik (’21) interned remotely at NTELX, a small government consulting and IT contractor with expertise in global trade and supply chain management based in Virginia. For this opportunity, he worked full time from June-August …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
Read more »

Announcing Arts, Communications, Entertainment & Media Week! April 12-April 16

Arts, Comms Week

We are excited to announce our programming for the Arts, Communications, Entertainment & Media Week! We will have programming running each day the week of April 12th, culminating in an Art + Design Virtual Career Fair on Friday, April 16th from …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
Read more »

Employer Opportunity Highlight: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

mfa

🎨Employer Background

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts, is one of the largest museums in the United States. It contains more than 450,000 works of art, making it one of the most comprehensive collections in the Americas.

As …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
Read more »

Friday Fave: Cover Letter Resources

cover letter writing

Happy Friday, Jumbos! So, who loves cover letter writing?? Anyone …? Well, it’s not usually the favorite task in the career development world, that’s for sure.

Even if it isn’t required, though, we in the Career Center always recommend sending …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
Read more »

Top 4 Handshake Tools You’re Not Using

Handshake

Hey there Jumbos!
Did you think Handshake was just a tool for scheduling an appointment to see a career advisor or looking for a job? Well, have I got some exciting news for you!

Handshake has myriad uses to not only …

By Misha D'Andrea
Misha D'Andrea Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations Misha D
Read more »

5 Reasons You Should Write a Cover Letter—Even When the Job Description Says It’s Optional

5 Reasons You Should Write a Cover Letter—Even When the Job Description Says It’s Optional thumbnail image

We get this question all the time.  Read this blog for a compelling answer to why and when you should write a cover letter.

We get it. Writing a cover letter for every application is hard. So when you come …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »

What Are Technical Skills and How Should You Include Them On Your Resume? (Plus a List of Examples)

What Are Technical Skills and How Should You Include Them On Your Resume? (Plus a List of Examples) thumbnail image

Whether or not you can do a job—and whether or not you can land that job—often depends on your technical skills. Technical skills are a subset of hard skills, which are the knowledge or abilities needed to perform specific tasks. …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
Read more »

Answers from Career Advisors … How can I increase the chances that potential employers will read my cover letter?

cover letter writing

It’s frustrating to spend time writing a cover letter without if anyone will read it. We get it! That being said, we always encourage applicants to write strong, tailored letters. After all, you never know when that stellar doc will be …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
Read more »