Who’s Hiring? 9 Orgs Working to Support Individuals with Disabilities

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July 26th, 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the passing of the landmark civil rights law, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). With the signing of the ADA, discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life became …

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Applying to Medical School during the COVID-19 Outbreak

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Preparation for the 2021 medical school application cycle is ramping up and Penn students and alumni are busy finishing courses, taking the MCAT, writing their personal statements, and deciding on school lists. It is a stressful and busy time under …

By Caroline Wilky
Caroline Wilky Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Caroline Wilky
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Letters of Recommendation and Gap Years

Letters of Recommendation and Gap Years

Letters of recommendation are an important component of any graduate school application. For PhD and academic master’s programs, they provide evidence of your aptitude for research from an authority in the field. For law or medical school, they can contextualize …

By Caroline Wilky
Caroline Wilky Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Caroline Wilky
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Penn Resources for Graduate Students with Families

Penn Resources for Graduate Students with Families

Last semester, a graduate student who I had advised asked as she was leaving, if I knew any information about parenting resources for graduate students on Penn campus. As I spoke to the student, it occurred to me that in …

By Esther Ra
Esther Ra Career Advisor, Nursing/Education/Social Work Esther Ra
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Advice on being yourself – strategically – during the job search

Advice on being yourself - strategically - during the job search

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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Go With The Flow

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This is from 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 summer. You …

By Barbara Hewitt
Barbara Hewitt Executive Director Barbara Hewitt
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Real Estate Technology

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This is from 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 summer.

This …

By Barbara Hewitt
Barbara Hewitt Executive Director Barbara Hewitt
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Leveraging Your Talent(s) – Career Lessons from AGT

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Summer comes with many pleasures—beach weather, baseball games, ice cream, and in my household…gathering as a family each week to watch America’s Got Talent. We’ve been faithfully watching the show for years, and like the judges, we never cease to be …

By Claire Klieger
Claire Klieger Senior Associate Director, The College Claire Klieger
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2019 Design Career Fair Video

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Take a look at the 2019 Design Career Fair – there is lots that you can do to prepare for the 2020 event. Schedule an appointment with a Career Advisor to find out what you can be doing.

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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Looking for spatial analytics internships and jobs?

Looking for spatial analytics internships and jobs?

Here are some job and internship listing sites that you should know about in addition to the jobs posted for Penn students on Handshake (https://upenn.joinhandshake.com/postings)

geojobs.org
GeoSearch
GIS Careers
GIS User
GISCafe
GIS Lounge
The GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
InsideGNNS

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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