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Four Strategies to Ease the Job Search Struggle

Thursday, October 12, 2017 | The PCEs

Searching for a full-time post-graduation job seems like a full-time job in itself. 

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Informational Interviews

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | The PCEs

Talking with employers can be intimidating at first. But it shouldn’t be! Informational interviews have been a great way for me to connect with employers. 

Written by Rachael O'Meara, Peer Career Educator

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Testimonial: Sana Haider

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 | The PCEs

Growing up, I believed the only way to save lives through healthcare was by becoming a doctor and treating patients.

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Getting Involved on Campus - 6 Steps to Do It Right

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | The PCEs

A college student getting involved on campus can be anything between a daunting task to a remarkable and gratifying experience.

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Educational Experiences You Might Not Notice

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | The PCEs

If you have none--or just one--paid work experience and feel as if your resume is looking a bit bare, it will be okay. Don't panic! No extracurriculars either? No worries! There are still experiences to put down.

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Three-Minute Guide to Careers4Terps

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 |

Some of the biggest benefits of your Careers4Terps account in less than five minutes.

Tivana Stepney

Internship Success Story: Tivanna

Thursday, April 20, 2017 | The PCEs

I used to feel intimidated while job and internship searching because of the amount of resources I would have to sort through. As a transfer student, my first semester at UMD was full of scavenger hunts and mind games of how to navigate adulthood and the campus.

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How Could the Bright Futures Scholarship Help Me?

Monday, April 3, 2017 | The PCEs

The Bright Futures 'Unpaid Internship' Scholarship awards students with need-based scholarships ranging from $250-$1,250 to help offset expenses incurred during unpaid internships. If you're an undergraduate student who has secured an unpaid summer 2

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Including Your Living & Learning Program in Your Resume

Saturday, March 25, 2017 | The PCEs

 

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Ace the STAR method!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | The PCEs

The STAR method is a key technique to use for answering behavioral questions in an interview, but don’t worry! It is easy to learn, and it helps you completely and thoroughly answer interview questions like a pro. So what does STAR stand for: Situation, Task, Action and Result.

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