Welcome to the Healthcare, Life Sciences & the Environment Community!

Students interested in this community may benefit from learning about the variety of career paths in healthcare; understanding the sociological and environmental factors that influence public health, nutrition, patient care and medicine; thinking about ways to improve public health research, environmental justice, food systems; and/or finding out how individuals and organizations can make an impact in sustaining the environment through engineering and conservation (animals, forests, etc.) practices. 

Those following this career community are often interested in or working in careers that include, but are not limited to the following areas: Applied Medicine in Healthcare and Non-Profit Organizations, Public Health Policy & Legal Careers, Lab Sciences & Research, Environmental Remediation/Compliance, Wildlife Conservation & Forestry, Soil Science or Air & Water Quality Management, and Environmental Justice & Advocacy. 

By following this group, you will understand the skills necessary for pursuing these career paths such as: writing, public speaking, coalition building, interpersonal and intercultural communication, conflict resolution, negotiation, outreach, systems thinking, analysis, forecasting, and problem solving and learn about career pathways that can include (but are not limited to):  law, public policy, international development, research and analytics, engineering, community organizing. 

Build Your Network This Summer With One Easy Task

Here at the Career Center, we are BIG fans of networking. Simply put, networking helps you gather information about things that interest you (e.g., majors, career paths, experiences) and also allows you to develop relationships with people who can give …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Assistant Director, Communications & Marketing / Career Advisor
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Environment America: Hiring Campaign Associates

Environment America is hiring campaign associates to work in locations across the country on our campaigns to defend our oceans and public lands, to advocate for clean energy solutions and to campaign for clean air and clean water.

Here are …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Project Onramp Application Process – Summer 2025 Internship Program for Pell Grant Students – Life Sciences, Computer Science, Business, Communications & HR

Project Onramp offers paid summer internships in the life sciences for undergraduate students who are under-resourced and often from under-represented groups or first-generation.

Students must be Pell eligible and U.S. Citizens to apply, and the Career Center will verify Pell …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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City Year Applications Open – Opportunities for All Majors

Learn More at the upcoming event:  Discover Your Next Career Move with City Year, is Wednesday, June 12th at 5:30pm EST via Zoom. Students can RSVP for the event here.

City Year is an education-focused nonprofit that empowers young people to …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Consulting Deadlines for 2025 Jobs/Internships

Are you interested in Consulting?  Some of the largest management consulting firms – including McKinsey and Bain – have upcoming deadlines for internships and full-time positions with 2025 start dates.  Yes, this is a full year in advance!  Rising juniors …

By Karen Dankers
Karen Dankers Associate Director, Director of Tufts Finance Initiative
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Internship Spotlight: ASLDefined

Sam Youkeles, a rising Senior in Computer Science, just shared the following about his internship:

How did you find this internship?

A few years ago, I asked the site’s web developer (who is a family friend) if I could “shadow”

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services
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Internship Spotlight: Cnergi

Current student Maya Land shared the following about being an intern at Cnergi…

How did you find this internship?
I found this internship through a professor at my study abroad program (DIS Abroad Copenhagen).

What did you enjoy most about …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Featured Resources

Career Center Summer Internship Grant Program

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It’s easy to say, “I would never be tricked by a scam employment offer!” But every year, students at universities …

Tufts Career Center Professional Development Fund for Undergraduate Students
From Here, to There: A Podcast with the Career Fellows

How did they get from here, to there? Career Fellows talk to Tufts alumni about their career journeys, how they …