“Do Cool Things that Matter” – DU Students Visit Google

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Google headquarters in Mountain View, CA opened its doors to DU in December by hosting a group of DU students who participated in the Daniels City Trek tour .  Google employs 47,000 people worldwide and 14,000 at this location. The group …

By Jane Mall
Jane Mall Director Employer Relations, DU Career Services
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Glassdoor Reveals Their “50 Best Places to Work in 2015”


Glassdoor– a great site for researching millions of job postings, employee salaries, and reviews from employees– has announced its seventh annual Employees’ Choice Awards, honoring the Best Places to Work across the U.S. and the UK. Winners were chosen by the …

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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7 Tips to Make Your Resume Say, “I’m the One for the Job!”

There are thousands of articles on the internet that claim they hold the secret to success. But you have to remember that success does not fall into anyone’s lap unless they have worked for it. So, if you want to …

By Ray Holder
Ray Holder
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Employer Tips: 9 Ways to Ensure that you DON’T get the Offer

One of the coolest things about my job (as the President/Chief People Connector of Goldstone Partners, Inc.)  is that I get a firsthand recall of the best—and the worst—things that happen during an interview.

The following are actual occurrences. …

By Kimberly Lucas
Kimberly Lucas President/Chief People Connector
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Church Health Scholars One Year Paid Fellowships in Health Care, Nonprofit, and Wellness & Community


My name is Kat and I’m a current Scholar at the Church Health Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Until I moved to Memphis last April, I knew nothing of the city except that Elvis seemed like pretty big deal in the …

By Kat F.
Kat F. Educational Outreach Assistant
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Internship Insights: Tanner Mastaw in Zanzibar

Tamani Teaching 2014

Interview with Tanner Mastaw, Class of 2015. BA in International Studies and Public Policy , minor in Spanish
Summer 2014 intern with the Tamani Foundation in Zanzibar

What was your role in the internship?

The mission of the organization is to provide …

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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Maximize your long winter break: 4 tips to make the most of your time away from DU


Everyone is looking forward to six weeks of time away from school, right? In chatting with students from years’ past, I have heard that you may find that six weeks suddenly becomes a very long time to be back home with …

By Rebecca Damas
Rebecca Damas Assistant Director, Internship and Career Advisor Rebecca Damas
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Internship Insights: Daniel Zimny-Schmitt at the Chicago Mayor’s Office

chicago mayor's office internship

Interview with Daniel Zimny-Schmitt, Class of 2016, BA Environmental Science, minors in Spanish and Geography
Summer 2014 Intern with the Mayor’s Office, City of Chicago

What was your role in your job or internship?

I worked as a Sustainability Communications …

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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Join a National Career Services Academic Honor Society – Gain Leadership and Career Skills!


Gain outstanding leadership skills for your resume while also expanding your professional network! Help Career Services launch a DU chapter of the nationally recognized Delta Epsilon Iota student organization focused on career success. Undergraduate (sophomores-seniors) and graduate students welcome.

We are …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Executive Director, Career & Professional Development Heidi Perman
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3 Common Struggles Students Face When Trying to Land a Job

Transitioning from university to the working world poses an unfamiliar challenge to most students. The toughest part to understand is that sometimes there’s no clear-cut rule book to follow when applying for jobs. However, there are several general practices necessary …

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