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Your interview prep checklist

Sept. 14, 2020

An interview is your chance to highlight your experiences, personality and potential. Whether your interview is in-person or happening virtually, use this checklist to help you prepare and feel confident.

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Looking for an internship or job? This tool can help

Sept. 1, 2020

Even during these uncertain times, there are companies that are hiring. And the best place for CU students to find internships and jobs is Handshake. Get tips for making the most of your search.

Mentor-mentee teams participating in the Infrastructure and Sustainability Mentorship Program were recognized at a May 21 ceremony marking completion of the program.

Mentor Program now accepting registrations

Aug. 31, 2020

Online registration is now open for the Infrastructure and Sustainability Mentor Program. The program provides CU Boulder staff an opportunity for both professional and personal development through a variety of self-directed activities as mentor team participants.

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A solution for those left in the lurch

Aug. 27, 2020

Over 100 students applied for short-term paid projects at companies from all sectors at CU Boulder's Micro-Internship Job Fair—a just-in-time opportunity for students and companies left in the lurch by COVID-19.

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Principal Investigator Academy delivers research and creative work connections, resources to faculty

Aug. 14, 2020

The Research & Innovation Office invites faculty who are new to the university’s creative work, research and scholarly community to join the 2020 Principal Investigator Academy cohort.

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How to build professional skills

July 20, 2020

Many of the most in-demand skills right now are not technical skills. Employers are looking for candidates with interpersonal skills such creativity, adaptability, communication and problem solving. Here's how to start developing these skills.

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Doctoral students: Set yourself up for career success and start early

July 14, 2020

One of the most important things you can do as a graduate student is to start thinking about your career goals early in your program. Here are a few concrete actions you can take early on.

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How to deal with rejection in your job search

July 13, 2020

Not hearing from anyone after applying for jobs? Had an interview but didn’t get an offer? While this is all part of the process, it’s not always easy to deal with. Get tips to deal with rejection and stay motivated in the job search.

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How to navigate graduate and professional school applications this summer

July 6, 2020

Graduate and professional programs are continuously adapting to changes and impacts in these uncertain times. If you’re in the process of applying, here are some tips and steps you can take this summer.

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Get your feet wet or refresh your language skills: Take an ALTEC class this summer

June 23, 2020

Join ALTEC for remote language classes in American Sign Language, French, Japanese and Spanish. The first Spanish offering was so popular that ALTEC recently added a second section.