LinkedIn Jobs: It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know

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LinkedIn Jobs: It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know

Your soon-to-be awarded degree is likely a requirement for your dream job. But what is going to set …

By Hilary Sehring
Hilary Sehring Search Marketing Associate
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Learn About Health Disparities in Denver!

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Are you interested in learning more about health disparities? If you are a pre-health student, this is a particularly important topic to explore. Understanding health disparities is key to recognizing and responding to the needs of our community, and your …

By Kimberly White
Kimberly White Career Advisor Kimberly White
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Interested in Learning about DO School?

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Have you ever considered becoming an osteopathic doctor, or a D.O.? While the training for both M.D. (allopathic) and D.O. programs looks quite similar, a D.O. focuses on healing the whole person. A D.O. will partner with their patients in …

By Kimberly White
Kimberly White Career Advisor Kimberly White
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Faculty Tips for Integrating Career Development into the Classroom

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Integrating career development into the classroom is a great way to ensure students see the connections between coursework and their future career or continuing education goals.  According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), or Higher Education, Below …

By Jane Mall
Jane Mall Career & Professional development Jane Mall
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Internships for Credit

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If you have landed an internship, you might be wondering what steps you need to take in order to secure credit for the experience. Below are some important tips and considerations.

Basics of Internship Credit

Some companies will require that …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Executive Director, Career & Professional Development Heidi Perman
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Want to Stand Out? Share Your Global Perspective!

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“As an international student, how can I stand out in the application process?”

It’s a great question, and one that can lead to rich, engaging conversations. It’s also one of the most frequently asked questions that we respond to in …

By Kimberly White
Kimberly White Career Advisor Kimberly White
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Navigating Your Career Path?

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Geography majors build an impressive skill set as they move through the curriculum. They have the chance to learn technical competencies such as remote sensing and GIS, obtain a deeper understanding of our earth and the environment, and build skills in …

By Kimberly White
Kimberly White Career Advisor Kimberly White
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Funding an Unpaid Internship

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Have you learned about an amazing internship, but aren’t sure if you can afford to take the role because it is unpaid? Don’t be discouraged, there are a lot of options that can help make this work! Below you will …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Executive Director, Career & Professional Development Heidi Perman
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Have You Met Your Career Advisors?

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Career@DU is a collection of career offices across campus designed to meet the needs of every student. Whether you are a traditional undergraduate, a graduate student in a professional program or a student with unique needs, we’ve got career advisors …

By Kimberly White
Kimberly White Career Advisor Kimberly White
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Job Searching with a Chosen/Preferred Name

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It’s the first thing you type in an application form, the biggest text on your resume, and the first thing a potential employer learns about you: your name. What captures us more succinctly and wholly than our name? It’s more …

By Kyle Inselman
Kyle Inselman Career Advisor Kyle Inselman
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