Surprising lessons: What I learned from my summer internship

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Summer internships can be a very rewarding experience and give you a taste of what your future career will be.  They can also point you in the direction of things you don’t ever want to do and leave you struggling …

By Alexa
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Considering Graduate School?

Cassady Glass Hastings, undergraduate instructor at the college of education

If so, then this post might be for you.

For me, it was right around this time of year, December (2001), when I decided to take-the-plunge and pursue a graduate degree.  I was about 4 years into working a job …

By Patrick Chidsey
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Discover local government + environmental opportunities

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With the Government Career Fair quickly approaching (October 27th), it would be a good time to consider what areas of the environmental sector you would like to gain experience in. Is it producing educational programs? Enhancing our city parks? Increasing …

By Alison McCarty
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Insights into careers with the CIA

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Recently a Career & Internship Center staff member had the pleasure of meeting with a high ranking leader (Executive Director) within the CIA and gained deep insight into career paths and opportunities within the CIA.

We know that federal government …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director Patrick Chidsey
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FBI career paths for students and recent grads

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There are many.

Application windows for high-profile organizations or employers like the FBI are usually fairly short and early in the academic year.  For example, the FBI’s Honors Internship Program application deadline is coming up quick … October 14th, …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director Patrick Chidsey
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