Ph.D Student Spotlight- Nathan Duval

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Undergraduate Degree –  Bachelor of Science, Molecular/Cellular Biology, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO
Graduate Degree #1 – Doctor of Philosophy, Biological Sciences, University of Denver

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Describe your research position and your specific role.

I am a graduate research assistant …

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Growing Partnership Between DaVita and DU

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DaVita is strategically partnering with the University of Denver Careers Services to begin developing a talent pipeline for their world headquarters in Denver. We are happy to be hosting them on campus for various events through the year, and to have …

By Helena Karchere
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Interested in Working in Sales at a Startup?

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Working in Sales at a Startup

If you have a competitive drive, an aptitude to learn quickly, and a passion for conversing with all sorts of people, sales may be the field for you.  Successful salespeople excel at building rapport …

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Senior-Level DU Employers Share Top 5 Qualities They Seek in New Hires

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At this week’s Career Services Employer Advisory Board meeting, top executives from Medtronic/Covidien, Kaiser Permanente, Ball Aerospace, DISH Network, Fidelity Investments, Arrow Electronics, PADT, IMI-Precision, Follett, and the Colorado Non-Profit Association, shared tips for job and internship candidates.  Here is …

By Sue Hinkin
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How Many Internships do Employers Expect?

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One of the best things you can do as an undergraduate liberal arts student is to get an internship (or two!) before you graduate. Consider the following statistics:

50% of employers expect students to have TWO or more internships by …

By Heidi J. Perman
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First NIKE Visit to DU a Winner!

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Over a hundred students from a wide variety of majors packed Rieman Theater in the Margery Reed Building on February 5th to join the NIKE Meet Up and learn about amazing job and internship opportunities with this hot international company!  Jennifer Wilson, …

By Sue Hinkin
Sue Hinkin Executive Director of Career Services Sue Hinkin
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5 Steps to Make an Impression with Employers

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At career fairs, you may only have three minutes to market yourself—are you ready?  There will be over 75 companies represented at the Career & Internship Fair on February 18th. Employers expect students to have professional dress, thoughtful questions, a …

By Rebecca Damas
Rebecca Damas Assistant Director, Internship and Career Advisor Rebecca Damas
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Why Employers Love Colorado and DU Grads Opt to Stay

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Every year the annual DU Graduate Engagement Survey (reporting first jobs 6 months post-graduation) finds that 75% of our grads choose to stay and work on the Front Range.  Employers are jumping on the Colorado Cool bus, too.  Along with four seasons of sunshine, …

By Sue Hinkin
Sue Hinkin Executive Director of Career Services Sue Hinkin
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#needaninternship!

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New Year, new event on campus!  For anyone pursuing an internship right now, I think you may agree that it can be a very overwhelming process and easily frustrating.  The Career Center is offering a new version of its “How …

By Rebecca Damas
Rebecca Damas Assistant Director, Internship and Career Advisor Rebecca Damas
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What You Shouldn’t Say While Negotiating Salary

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You’ve gone through a series of tests, interviews, short listing, and what not. You are tired, annoyed and a bit low in the esteem area. When you finally feel lucky enough to receive the offer, you just want the job, …

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