The Overlooked Areas of Being a Camp Counselor

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Aside from the great time you’ll have, you gain an array of soft skills that will benefit you in your career search.

This experience is a great way to enhance your resume and prepare you for your future employer!

You …

By School of Public Health Office of Career Services
School of Public Health Office of Career Services
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The Right to Move: A Doctoral Student’s Non-traditional Perspective of Physical Activity

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As an undergraduate student, Jac Hadfield learned her love for physical activity was not shared by everyone.  “I grew up always moving my body and thought everyone did. And then I realized no, not everyone approaches movement the same as …

By Mackenzie Jones
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What Is Your Personal Brand? Five Strategies to Leverage Your Most Powerful Professional Tool

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Just over two decades ago in August 1997, professionals were hit with a revolutionary concept when business guru Tom Peters wrote an article for Fast Company titled “The Brand Called You.” In this seminal piece, Peters introduced the idea that …

By Lindsey Pollak
Lindsey Pollak Chair of the Millenial Advisory Board
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Conference Musings

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Winter. Cilantro. Los Angeles. Conferences. You either love them, or you hate them. While I absolutely cannot stand temperatures below 60 degrees, I am quite fond of the other three—particularly conferences.

I was introduced to professional conferences two years ago …

By Derek Herrmann
Derek Herrmann Graduate Student, Visiting Research Associate
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How to find jobs in China?

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China is the world’s most populous nation and ‘queuing up’ or ‘queue-jumping” is almost a national sport.

The most logical step to finding internships and non-teaching jobs in China is to sift through online job boards or connect with HR …

By Yan Qi
Yan Qi Student Ambassador
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Internships and Research Abroad

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We are frequently asked about internships – what we want to do, where we want to go – and sometimes finding the perfect internship can be challenging. The biggest challenge is knowing where to start! Some people do several internships …

By Georgina Nicholos
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Figuring Out What’s Next

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Not all of us have all of our steps figured out and honestly, we are reassured everyday that we do not need to have everything figured out right now, but a little help never hurts anyone. There are tons of …

By Nik Roseau
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Learn more about the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program!

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Learn more about the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program!

The EIS program is a two-year, on-the-job training and service fellowship which recruits and trains health professionals to be ready responders in areas including infectious and noninfectious diseases, global health, injury …

By Trishnee Bhurosy
Trishnee Bhurosy Student Ambassador - Blog Editor Trishnee Bhurosy
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Tips for making an impactful resume

By Tapati Dutta
Tapati Dutta Student Ambassador: Blogger Tapati Dutta
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Faculty Research Highlight: Dr. Barbara Hocevar

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In the School of Public Health, we have many talented and accomplished faculty that conduct research in addition to teaching courses! I asked my Introduction to Public Health Biology instructor, Dr. Barbara Hocevar, a few questions about her research …

By Megan Lisch
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