An Update on Career Services for Fall 2020

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It has been a challenging few months for all of us given the COVID 19 pandemic and the social distancing measures we have taken. We hope that all of you are staying safe and healthy as we move into the …

By Barbara Hewitt
Barbara Hewitt Executive Director Barbara Hewitt
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Interviewing: Answers for “Do You Have Any Questions for Us?”  During Covid-19

Interviewing: Answers for “Do You Have Any Questions for Us?”  During Covid-19

by Dr. Esther H. Ra

Often interviewees will forget that an interview is ultimately a two-way street.  As much as an employer is taking a deeper look at your skill sets and experience during an interview, as the interviewee, it …

By Esther Ra
Esther Ra Career Advisor, Nursing/Education/Social Work Esther Ra
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Pre-Health Spotlight Series: Student Hospice Organization of Penn (SHOOP)

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Pre-Health Spotlight Series

Over the course of the spring semester, we look forward to highlighting the wonderful efforts of pre-health campus organizations serving the community.  Many organizations provide an opportunity to gain clinical experience and learn about the field of …

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Pre-Health Spotlight Series: Penn Heroes

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Welcome to the Pre-Health Spotlight Series! 
Over the course of the spring semester, we look forward to highlighting the wonderful efforts of pre-health campus organizations serving the community.  Many organizations provide an opportunity to gain clinical experience and learn about …

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Snapshot: A 3L’s Summer Experience in Public Interest Law

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Sabrina Merold is a third-year law student at Penn Law from New Jersey who plans to pursue a public interest legal career advocating for reproductive freedom and economic justice. Sabrina is currently working as a Part-Time 3L Pre-Law Advisor with …

By Mia Carpinello
Mia Carpinello Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Mia Carpinello
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The Difference Between D.O. and M.D. Degrees

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Here’s a comprehensive article from U.S. News and World Report describing the nuances between osteopathic and allopathic degrees and careers.

By Sadie Butcher
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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. 

Advice on LSAT Writing …
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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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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How To Get The Most Out of Customized Career Services Emails

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Did you know that you can customize your email digests from Career Services so that they reflect the content, jobs and industries you’re most interested in? You can change your preferences at any time and these options are open to …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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