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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 education, nonprofit, and social impact settings?

This resume guide will break down what employers in education, nonprofits, and advocacy settings …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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How a Recruiter Reviews Your Resume

Research has shown a recruiter initially spends 6-8 seconds looking at your resume. And while some will say it is closer to a minute, either way, you don’t have much time to get a recruiter’s attention.

Why? Why do they …

By Kathy Spillane
Kathy Spillane Assistant Director, Business & Finance
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Understanding the World of Nonprofits

Interested in nonprofits but don’t know where to start?

Start by understanding that while the term nonprofits can be used in different contexts, there are many different kinds of nonprofit organizations. Nonprofits are mission-driven organizations dedicated to addressing a particular social …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Working in Diplomacy: Careers with U.S. State Department

Join us on Feb 1, 2024 @ 12p-1pm  *in-person* with Diplomat in Residence @ Tufts!

Thinking about joining the U.S State Department and want to learn more about the process, and taking the Foreign Service Officer test (FSOT)? If you want to …

By Kelly Roberts
Kelly Roberts Assistant Director
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Internship Spotlight: The Carey Lab for Developmental Studies

Current student Kayla Drazan shared the following about being an intern at the The Carey Lab, at the Harvard University Laboratory for Developmental Studies…

How did you find this internship?
In the Tufts Psychology Opportunities Digest, the LDS advertised looking …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Build4Good Internship Program: Tech Roles in Nonprofits for Summer ’24 Now Accepting Applicants

build4good, an initiative of New America is a summer intern-mentorship program for post-secondary students and nonprofit organizations that aims to inspire a network of future leaders to develop civically minded technology, discover public interest technology and social impact careers, and …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Join us for our Spring ’24 Career Fairs!

Calling all Jumbos! This Spring there will be two career fairs – one virtually and one in-person! These events are open to undergrad and graduate students from all majors and programs who are interested in connecting with employers. Students are welcome …

By Maria Rivera
Maria Rivera Interim Recruiting Coordinator
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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 …