MY WORD OF THE YEAR FOR 2018: PROGRESS

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Happy 2018 and welcome to my annual ritual of choosing a word of the year for the upcoming 12 months.

Picking a “word of the year” continues to be an alternate path for those of us who don’t want to …

By Lindsay Pollak
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The Myth of New Year Resolutions: Start this semester out right

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What New Year Resolution did you make this year? Was it big and glamorous? Will you be running a marathon, going to the gym 5 days a week for 2 hours a day, earning straight A’s, or accepting your dream …

By Mackenzie Jones
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New Year’s Resolutions – Straight from the Team of Bloggers!

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It is already 2018! And with a New Year comes New Year’s resolutions! We asked our team about their resolutions – read on to find out more!

 

“What is 2018 if not a year for community engagement. As …

By Trishnee Bhurosy
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Finding and Initiating Job Shadows

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Job shadows – I never really knew how important these were until I went through one. They are a great way to see what a day of work in your field of interest is like. One of the keys to …

By Matthew Howard
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Kids are worth the crazy!

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Do you know what month it is? It is Youth and Social Services Career month! This group of careers has many options to consider and you can learn so many things from the kids you work with.

In my experience, …

By Alyssa Steinman
Alyssa Steinman Always wandering, never lost.
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Making the Best from Service Learning Experiences

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Service learning experiences have invigorated my goals as a community health researcher and practitioner. To this, mention worthy has been the 11 weeks internship program in Uganda through the Advancing Collaboration and Community Training (ACCT) program of Indiana University, Bloomington. …

By Tapati Dutta
Tapati Dutta PhD Candidaate
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The Importance of LinkedIn Across Geographical Boundaries

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If you have been around the School of Public Health lately, or have subscribed to the weekly updates from Career Services, you have likely seen a big push for crafting a professional-grade LinkedIn profile.  This is truly a sign of …

By Derek Herrmann
Derek Herrmann Visiting Research Associate
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Making a Difference – One Hand at a Time!

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Ever wonder how one small idea can kick-start a movement to make a difference? Well no one knows this better than Mariama Bah, a junior here at Indiana University who started a non-profit organization called Lend A Hand. Bah is …

By Nik Roseau
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Crafting a Competitive LinkedIn Profile

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LinkedIn can be considered one of the most daunting social media platforms to be a member of. When I first became part of the LinkedIn community, I was definitely intimidated by the strength and professional style of my peers’ work …

By Megan Lisch
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