Tips for navigating the challenges of life after college

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While most students graduate in the spring, a good number of Penn students are graduating next month! Many people will say that their undergrad years were the best years of their lives. While this may be true for some, for …

By Robin Chakrabarti
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Advice on the LSAT Writing Sample

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What do test takers need to know and do for the LSAT Writing Sample? The Law School Admissions Council offers the following Advice on LSAT Writing, outlining rules and instructions that test takers need to follow. 

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By Mia Carpinello
Mia Carpinello Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Mia Carpinello
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LSAT Test Center Overflows and the Waitlist Process

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Please see the message below from the Law School Admissions Council regarding LSAT test center waitlists.

Test Center Overflows and the Waitlist Process: More Info on How it Works

We hope the details below will offer some clarity about the …

By Mia Carpinello
Mia Carpinello Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Mia Carpinello
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CS Radio – Episode 100: “Careers & Caverns”

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In celebration of 100 episodes, CS Radio sits down to play Dungeons & Dragons!

What does tabletop role playing have to do with careers? More than you might expect – particularly when it comes to case interviewing! In the first …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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Jobseeker Tips | Should Your Resume Include Employment Dates?

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How much information on a resume is too much? This common jobseeker’s quandary may have you stumped, especially when it comes to specifics like the dates of past employment. You don’t want to leave crucial info out of the picture, …

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New Tools for Navigating Law School Admissions

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View the announcement below from AccessLex, a non-profit organization, dedicated to providing tools for those interested in obtaining a legal education.

We are excited to announce two new resources that have been added to our AccessLex Pre-Law Services offerings:

XploreJD …

By Ariana Alexander
Ariana Alexander Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Ariana Alexander
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Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants – The Hot Jobs of Healthcare

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How many times have you visited a doctor’s office, urgent care, or hospital and received treatment by a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant? Chances are high that it was more than a few times. This is not a surprise …

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Why and How to Build Connections Online

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Check out this post from the Carpe Careers blog published on the Inside Higher Ed website – written by PhD/postdoc career advisors for PhD students and postdocs:

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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CS Radio – Episode 99: “Entertainment Week”

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Michael returns from the Austin Film Festival and Writer’s Conference with unique industry insights from the world of film, television, podcasting and new media. Plus, Mylene recaps an event held while Michael was on the road about careers in talent …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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Trick or Treat

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Author’s note: This has become my traditional Halloween blog.  I think that the contents are as relevant today as when I first wrote them. Happy haunting!

When I was little, I had what I think was the greatest record collection a four …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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