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Four Tips on Asking for a Letter of Recommendation

Letters of recommendation: What are they? Why do we need them? And how on Earth do we ask for one?

By Nandini Samanta ('22)
Nandini Samanta ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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Four Tips for Working Remotely

Here are some tips to preserve both your productivity and your sanity when working remotely.

By Hailie Higgins ('22)
Hailie Higgins ('22) Marketing & Communications Specialist
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CASC 104: The Most Useful Course You’ll Ever Take

I took CASC 104 on a whim, based on one random email I saw advertising it. It was probably the best course registration decision I will ever make.

By Nandini Samanta ('22)
Nandini Samanta ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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My Summer As A Humanities For Life Intern

From my internship I learned that being flexible is crucial and unexpected changes in the schedule were actually some of the best moments from my entire experience.

By Casey Ryu ('22)
Casey Ryu ('22) Podcast Specialist
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Demystifying Quinncia’s Resume Reviewer

In order to get the most benefit from Quinncia’s advice, you should treat it’s judgement as just another perspective that none of us human advisors could have.

By Shoham Shitrit ('22)
Shoham Shitrit ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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The Best Features on Handshake

 There are lots of features on Handshake, but here are my favorites. Some are pretty obvious, but some you might not know about!

By Keisha Barrera ('22)
Keisha Barrera ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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When Should I Start Looking for an Internship?

Internships are valuable experiences that offer you first-hand exposure to the professional world and help you develop career competencies.

By Julian Maceren
Julian Maceren
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3 Key Habits to Build During Your Time At Rochester

Creating good habits can be game changing! We’ve selected three key habits that to help you make the most of your college experience.

By Grace Stensland ('23)
Grace Stensland ('23) Peer Career Advisor
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How to Approach Your Rochester Experience

The Greene Center staff and student staff have shared some advice below as you navigate this next chapter at the University of Rochester.

By Hailie Higgins ('22)
Hailie Higgins ('22) Marketing & Communications Specialist
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How to Search for Internships as an International Student

Are you an international student looking for a summer job or internship in the United States? You might be wondering where to begin or what resources are available. Navigating the job search as an international student is tricky and requires …

By Keisha Barrera ('22)
Keisha Barrera ('22) Peer Career Advisor
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