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  • Student Loan Forgiveness Programs: Which Jobs Qualify?

    May 31, 2016 • Wendy Nelson • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Student Loan Forgiveness Programs: Which Jobs Qualify?

    An estimated 25% of the U.S. workforce is eligible for student loan forgiveness programs. Do you qualify...

  • Why You Should Consider Joining the Peace Corps After Graduation

    Sep 16, 2013 • Ryan Dwyer • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Why You Should Consider Joining the Peace Corps After Graduation

    Looking for a way to travel, help people in need, and learn about another culture without spending a lot of money? One student has the answer: volunteering for the Peace Corps...

  • 3 Skills All College Grads Should Have on Their Resume

    Sep 9, 2013 • Sarah Teczar • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    3 Skills All College Grads Should Have on Their Resume

    What are the essential skills that college grads need on their resume? Computer skills are a no-brainer. Read on for the rest...

  • Long-Distance Job Searching: Tips for Success

    Sep 6, 2013 • Kevin Wandrei • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Long-Distance Job Searching: Tips for Success

    Job searching from far away has never been easier, thanks to the Internet and social networking. Some tips for success...

  • Internships for College Freshmen: Don’t Be Afraid to Browse

    Sep 5, 2013 • Loretta Kay • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Internships for College Freshmen: Don’t Be Afraid to Browse

    Feel out your path and find your way with part-time jobs, extracurriculars, and internships for college freshmen...

  • Teaching Abroad: You’ll Learn More Than Your Students Will

    Aug 30, 2013 • Sarah Teczar • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Teaching Abroad: You’ll Learn More Than Your Students Will

    Are you teaching them or are they teaching you? One graduate shares his experience about teaching abroad. ...

  • Travel Jobs: Why Teaching English Abroad Is the Best Option

    Aug 22, 2013 • Kevin Wandrei • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Travel Jobs: Why Teaching English Abroad Is the Best Option

    When I graduated from college, travel was my top priority. I regretted my decision not to study abroad, and hoped to mitigate that regret by looking for travel jobs after graduation. Thankfully, there were copious opportunities to work abroad, especially in teaching. For most American students with limited foreign language skills and few connections abroad [&hellip...

  • Deciding Between College Campus Jobs? 3 Questions You Should Ask

    Aug 21, 2013 • Mark Burns • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Deciding Between College Campus Jobs? 3 Questions You Should Ask

    Whether it be for financial or academic reasons, many students take on paid college campus jobs during the school year. One challenge these students face is to choose a job that allows adequate study time and a satisfactory social life while working during the semester. From my own positive and negative experiences with college campus [&hellip...