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Your Future With FEMA

Career Pathways is an opportunity for you to read about interesting organizations and occupations. Who knows – you may learn about an organization or career you’d like to do more research on!

Career Pathways: Emergency Management

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Get Ready for #CUatResearchDay 2018

The 3rd annual University Research Day is set for April 19, 2018, and the deadline for submissions is January 26, 2018. It is a campus-wide event, meant to bring students and faculty out of their classrooms and labs to share their work and learn about the breadth of scholarly endeavors taking place beyond their own areas of study.

Interested? We have 3 reasons why you might want to consider participating in this upcoming Research Day:Read More »

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Happy Holidays

As the holiday season is upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and the wonderful relationships we’ve been able to build and strengthen with you and throughout our Catholic U community. We hope that 2017 has been just as memorable for you.

Just like you, our office is taking some time off to relax and enjoy the holidays with our loved ones. If you find yourself with a moment to spare, here are some recent blog posts to check out:

+ Spring 2018 opportunities that are expiring soon on Handshake

+ Making the most of Christmas break

+ Greg’s Guide to Networking Success

And, don’t forget – we want to hear about the networking connections you were able to make over the break!

Merry Christmas to you and yours,
The Office of Career Services

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You’ll Dread It, but Won’t Regret It: The Informational Interview

 

This past semester I’ve had the opportunity to conduct informational interviews with a handful of professionals in the performing arts management world. I’ve been interning at Washington Performing Arts (WPA) since August, an organization that presents concerts at venues all across the city. WPA also reaches out to thousands of children with their in-school programs, and I had the good fortune to intern in their Education and Community Engagement department.Read More »