Career Trends for Jumbos: Sustainability Professionals

One career path that certainly overlaps with many industries and remains a popular career option for many Tufts graduates involves variety of jobs held by sustainability professionals who strive to make an impact on the operational practices of an organization, …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Top Tips to Prepare for a Virtual Career Fair

With the Tufts Spring Virtual Career Fair happening on Friday, September 30th from 1 pm – 4 pm (EST), we wanted to highlight some major perks about participating in a virtual fair. As a reminder, we have a student checklist …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Top Tips to Prepare for an In-Person Career Fair

Our Spring 2023 In-Person Career Fair will be held on Friday, February 10 from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm in Gantcher Center, and we wanted to highlight some major perks about participating in an in-person fair. As a reminder, we …

By Willa Mayo
Willa Mayo Recruiting Coordinator, Employer Relations
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From Mentorship to My Favorite Work Perk: Lessons I’ve Learned as a Developing Professional

The following Blog Post with great advice was originally posted in Fairygodboss by Tufts alumna Nina Pittas.  It is reprinted here with her permission.

Nina Pittas joined Pear Therapeutics as an intern in June 2021 after she graduated with …

By Nina Pittas
Nina Pittas Associate Product Manager
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How to Give a Great Elevator Pitch (With Examples)

Though people are complex and so much more than just their jobs, in a new social situation you’re often asked, “So, what do you do?” or “What are you majoring in?” While you probably have a stock answer ready to …

By Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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Be Productive During Summer Break

Happy Summer! While it’s important to spend some time relaxing, you may also be asking yourself: how can I be productive and continue to learn over the summer? Whether you have specific internship or job plans already, there are many …

By Karen Dankers
Karen Dankers Associate Director, Director of Tufts Finance Initiative
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3 Questions with Sarah Tralins, A14, Manager for Global Programs at U.S. Trade and Development Agency

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, A14, Manager for Global Programs, …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Assistant Director, Communications & Marketing / Career Advisor
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Social Change Across Industries

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 Associate Director
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How to create and benefit from your own internship

When I hear from First Years this time of year that they are not 100% of their summer plans I often talk describe what I call the “Choose your own adventure summer internship” which consists of a series of shadowing …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Meet the Panelists for Arts, Communications & Media Networking Night (March 31)

This year’s Arts, Communications & Media Networking Night on Thursday, March 31 will kick off at 6pm with a panel consisting of 5 Tufts alumni who currently work in Media & Arts. The panel will be moderated by Leslie Goldberg …

By Kate Rettstadt
Kate Rettstadt Assistant Director, Employer Relations
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