3 Organizations Setting the Bar in Hiring Employees with Autism

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People with autism are “an untapped reservoir of talent” according to An Employer’s Guide to Managing Professionals on the Autism Spectrum (Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2017). While the range and severity of autism symptoms can vary widely, people with the disorder …

By Beth Wade
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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
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Creating Innovative Career Programming with STEM Faculty – Steve Iona

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When Physics Professor Steve Iona met with the Career & Professional Development team last fall, he asked if other DU students were struggling with connecting their classroom experience to the world of work?  Steve noticed that STEM students are sometimes …

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Interested in Interning at Arrow Electronics? Meet Alejandra Martinez, Graduate Arrow Fellow!

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Alejandra Martinez is a 2nd year graduate student in the Morgridge College of Education, and was recently hired as the Graduate Arrow Fellow in Career & Professional Development.  She is passionate about creating pathways for all students, but especially students …

By Andrew Gupton
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Faculty Tips – Integrating Transferable Skills into Syllabus Learning Outcomes

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Faculty are in a great position to link classroom learning to posts-graduation goals to help students see the value of their major coursework and common curriculum requirements. Writing, research, verbal communication, critical thinking, and data analysis are just a few …

By Jane Mall
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