Welcome to Spring 2021!  Updates from Career Services

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It’s wonderful that we will have more students back in Philadelphia this spring.  We hope that with the vaccines more readily available our staff will be fully back on campus by the summer or fall. In the meantime, we wanted …

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You want that sick internship? You betta werk

Sia-Linda Libbe, her arms outstreched joyously, stands in front of a wood panel wall, with the Nickeldeon logo in orange neon hanging on it.

An earlier version of this story was originally published in The WALK magazine, and is reprinted here with permission from the author.  The WALK is the University of Pennsylvania’s premier student-run fashion magazine. Written, photographed, illustrated, and designed entirely in-house, …

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Reboot Rx

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This is part of series of posts by recipients of the 2020 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they spent their summer. You can …

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5 Digital Skills That Will Help You Get A Better Title And Make More Money At The Start Of Your Career

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Getting your degree is a major investment in yourself, but your learning shouldn’t stop there. While a science or liberal arts education can serve as an important foundation for your other skills, you’re still going to need those “other skills” …

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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 …

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5 Appealing Careers Related to Interior Design

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An Article by contributor Alicia Hill.

Interior designers study the core principles of design and the history of trends in the industrial, residential, and commercial interior design space. These professionals use this knowledge to create beautiful and exciting interior spaces.

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25 UX Design Interview Questions and Answers

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Before we delve into UX design interview questions, let’s take a step back and look at the interview process in general. Job interviews are a bit like first dates: you can prep all you want, but the unexpected may still …

By Leigh Kunis - Springboard
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How to Get a UX Job

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So you want to be a UX designer and figure out how to get a UX job? We’ve got some good news: now is the perfect time to begin a career transition. UX design is a highly paid field, and …

By Leigh Kunis - Springboard
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Getting Up Close and Personal with Beijing

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This is the next in a series of posts by recipients of the 2018 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they’ve been spending their …

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Prouder of Who I Am Than I Have Ever Been

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This is the next in a series of posts by recipients of the 2018 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they’ve been spending their …

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Feeling the Passion

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This is the next in a series of posts by recipients of the 2018 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they’ve been spending their …

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