Internship Spotlight: New England Center for Investigative Reporting

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Recent Tufts graduate Sofia shared the following about being an Audience Engagement and Media Intern with the New England Center for Investigative Reporting …

What did you do as an intern at this organization?

As an intern at NECIR, I …

By Ryan Smith
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Staying Organized During a Job or Internship Search

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Many students tell me that it’s challenging to keep track of applications they have submitted to employers. It’s an understandable concern; there’s the date you initially send your email or submit your documents on a website, the response you receive …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Transferable Skills: The Key to Landing Your Dream Job

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For many people, making a career switch might feel like you’re starting over from scratch. But that’s not true: You have transferable skills. “Most job seekers think the skills they use for their current job only translate for that particular …

By Shelby Simon - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Get Academic Credit

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Whether or not an internship is paid or unpaid, with or without credit, it offers you a wonderful learning experience. Many students do internships simply for the experience.

Tufts offers two options for recognizing your internship: Academic Credit or Career …

By Deborah Coughlin
Deborah Coughlin Administrative Assistant Deborah Coughlin
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FAQs: Applying to Jobs and Internships

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Tufts Career Center advisors answer your questions job and internship applications …

How many internships or jobs should I apply to?

Read our answer

It seems like my friends are already applying to and interviewing for jobs, and I feel …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Behind the Scenes: Product Design at Google

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Product Designer Sandy Woodruff went from being a designer on a big team at Fab to being the only designer. In this Real Talk, we go behind the scenes on her career journey from Fab to Rent the Runway to …

By Siya Raj Purohit - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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FAQs: Finding Internships, Jobs, and Shadowing Opportunities

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Tufts Career Center advisors answer your questions about finding experiential opportunities …

I want to set up a career/job shadowing experience. Can you give me any tips?

Read our answer

Do I have to secure an internship after my first …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Find Summer Housing

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Do you need to find housing for your summer internship? The following is a sample of summer housing resources for cities across the U.S. Be sure to thoroughly review all benefits, requirements, fees, and contracts before committing to a program.

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Job and Internship Search “How to” Guide

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Job and internship searches can feel chaotic, time-consuming, and worrisome. These 4 steps will give you a structure to keep you focused and organized. Make sure you’re revisiting each step as you learn more about the industry you are hoping …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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