Penn Engineering Mentoring Program

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The 2020 Penn Engineering Mentoring Program (PEMP) is a program that matches freshman students in SEAS with SEAS alumni. The purpose of this program is to encourage freshman to begin networking and to connect with alumni who will be able …

By Kevin Haines
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The Idealist Careers Guide to Understanding Employee Benefits

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Here is a short list of some common benefits currently being offered at many organizations across the sector. Take a read through to understand what each benefit may include as well as what questions to ask (and what you may …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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How Can I Transition into the Corporate Social Responsibility Field?

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Lea from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health asks:

“How do I get into the field of corporate social responsibility? I come from a socio-medical public health background. What kind of skills and training are considered assets? If I’m …

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Idealist Careers Try This Challenge #4 | Learn Something New

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Welcome to the Idealist Careers Try This Challenge # 4! You’ve already have had a chance to consider your professional successes, identified opportunities for growth, and taken steps to nurture your network. Now it’s time to learn something new!

Challenge #4

This …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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5 Considerations for a Truly Inclusive Office Space

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Is the design of your office inclusive? It may comply with federal regulations for accessibility, but does it really accommodate employees of all ages, abilities, and genders? From lighting to bathroom signage, the design of today’s modern office should match …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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CS Radio – Episode 106: “Burnout”

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Feeling burned out? Overwhelmed? Or maybe you’re dealing with someone one who is? This week, Michael and Mylène reflect on a series of articles about identifying and dealing with feeling burned out, in your job search or otherwise.

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By Michael DeAngelis
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Navigating the Surprising Stress of a Job Offer

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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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When Nursing Feels Like Too Much

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Nursing is hard. We enter the field with wide eyes and big dreams of helping people in distress and we’re met suddenly with staffing shortages, high expectations, and physical demands that we never imagined. While management struggles to …

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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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CS Radio – Episode 105: “New Year, Same Podcast”

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Happy 2020! Michael and Mylène welcome Penn students back to campus with a rundown of resources. Hear what made one student say “I wish I’d known about these sooner!” and we explore treasures of the Career Services website.  Enjoy!

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By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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