Resources for BIPOC Students & Alumni

The Career Center is here to support you as you explore your interests, gain experience, and work toward your goals. Check out the following resources for career exploration, internship/job search, and more.

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The Herd is our flash mentoring platform for student-alumni career conversations. In addition to talking with alumni whose career paths interest you, you’re invited to join our new affinity groups on The Herd which encourage productive interaction and networking through professional and social engagement, provide opportunities such as jobs, internships, volunteer roles, events, resources, and projects, and support the community’s professional and career development through advocacy.


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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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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Case Interview: Complete Prep Guide

Welcome to our preparation tips for case interviews!  Whether you are just curious about case interviews or are planning to apply for consulting internships or full-time jobs, these tips and resources will help you feel more prepared and confident.

What …

By Karen Dankers
Karen Dankers Associate Director, Director of Tufts Finance Initiative
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Featured Resources

Education, Nonprofit & Social Impact Resume Guide

Every industry and sector has it’s own nuances, lingo, and values. How can you best position yourself for opportunities in …

Career Center Summer Internship Grant Program

Internships. An opportunity to gain exposure, explore and try ideas for your future, apply theory from the classroom out in …

30+ Diversity & Career Discovery Programs for Finance, Consulting, Tech and More

Career Fellow David Zhao ’21 shares his story of how career discovery programs can help you explore top companies in …

Where Do Tufts Students Intern?

It’s tempting to make assumptions about the type of internship, volunteering, or other work experience you’re supposed to pursue with a particular …

Too Good to Be True? Be on the Lookout for Fraudulent Employers

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