Meet the 2022 Faculty Career Champions

Now in its 6th year, the Faculty Career Champion award has become a true example of the ways faculty create the 4D Experience for students as they begin to pursue careers and lives of purpose.  DU is known for close faculty/student …

By Jane Kolb
Jane Kolb Career & Professional Development
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Supervisor Spotlight

“Recognizing that their work is a large contribution to the greater team and they are not just there to do “busy” work is a substantial step to make the experience beneficial and valuable to student employees.” – Hayley Olson

By Stacey Stevens
Stacey Stevens Director of Student Employment
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Korbel MA: Want to Be a Diplomat

By Charlie Keohan and Nicholas Kralev

August 7, 2022

If you want to work for the U.S. Department of State as a Foreign Service officer, your application must now be screened by an artificial intelligence model before you can advance …

By Korbel Careers
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Korbel MA: So You Want to Work Remotely – A Guide, The New York Times

By Nora Walsh

Published Oct. 7, 2022 Updated Oct. 11, 2022

As more employers offer flexibility, countries, travel brands and entrepreneurs are stepping in to make working from anywhere easier, with everything from special visas to work pods.

Months into the pandemic, Jess …

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Ways DU Faculty Can Help Students Create a Rich 4D Experience!

The 4D Experience is DU’s commitment to students’ lifelong learning, engagement, and thriving through the elevation and integration of four dimensions: intellectual growth, character exploration, well-being, and careers and lives of purpose. 

The four dimensions serve as a holistic framework …

By Jane Kolb
Jane Kolb Career & Professional Development
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Korbel MA: 4 Things You Need to Know Before Your Summer Internship Ends

As summer internships start to come to a close, we wanted to share this great article from Fast Company with some things to think about as your internship may be coming to an end. We look forward to hearing about …

By Korbel Careers
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The Ultimate Cover Letter Checklist (re-shared from Fast Company)

Some great things to think about how to make your cover letter stand out – helping you land that interview.

“When you write a cover letter, the goal is to connect and find a common link,” résumé writer and expert …

By Korbel Careers
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Have You Heard of Micro-Internships? Learn More & Find One Now!

Micro-Internships are short-term, professional assignments that help you build skills, explore career options, and prove yourself to prospective employers. Unlike a traditional internship, these paid opportunities typically range from 5 to 40 hours of work, and many can be completed …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Director, Undergraduate Career & Professional Development
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Korbel MA Students: 40 People to Follow on LinkedIn

Originally posted on LinkedIn by Nick Martin, CEO at TechChange.

Here are 40 PEOPLE TO FOLLOW who post regular job updates and career resources on LinkedIn.1. Craig Zelizer: social impact jobs + career coaching2. Mandy Van Deven: feminist/rights-based philanthropy …

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Korbel MA Students: The Biden Administration Is Overhauling the Hiring Process for Foreign Service Applicants

Big changes to the FSO application process. The nearly 100-year-old test will play a less significant role in selecting qualified candidates.

Read more here: https://www.govexec.com/workforce/2022/04/biden-administration-overhauling-hiring-process-foreign-service-applicants/366121/

By Korbel Careers
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Colorado Parks and Wildlife Employer Information Session Recording

The Employer Connections Team hosted a Virtual Information Session with Colorado Parks & Wildlife on March 29th, 2022. This DU-specific event is your chance to meet and talk with leaders with Colorado Parks and Wildlife.  CPW is a nationally recognized …

By Paige Luna
Paige Luna Assistant Director, Employer Connections
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