Over the years, partnerships between university colleges and departments, external stakeholders and even student organizations, and the Career and Leadership Development Center have taken many forms. We have an engaged and enthusiastic team eager to create opportunities for student growth. From infusing our workshops into classes and events to hosting specialized events with employers, we’ve … Continue reading How to partner with us
This month we’ve decided to feature partnerships between the Career and Leadership Development Center and other departments on campus, organizations in the community, and more. So, instead of a traditional Bobcat Spotlight on a student, we decided to spotlight Jodi Pavol’s Career Strategies: Internship and Career Mapping (CAS 2130) class and their partnership with the … Continue reading Students partner with the community through career course
To take your mind off of the final week of classes and to make our graduating Bobcats a little bit sentimental, we’ve gathered up all our responses to an important question we’ve asked students and alumni all year: What’s your favorite part about being a Bobcat? We hope their answers bring a smile to your … Continue reading What’s your favorite part about being a Bobcat?
First things first, put down the tissues and remind yourself why you went to college in the first place—to get a degree that will lead to a successful job and life—and YOU DID IT! Congratulations are in order! Next, stop talking to your friends about the jobs they already have lined up after graduation. According … Continue reading How NOT to panic about your job search
For those of you that are graduating, I’m sure you’re spending your days wondering, “where will I be in a few weeks?” Pre-graduation anxiety is so real. Maybe your anxiety comes from finding a job or, if you already have the job, maybe it comes from moving somewhere new and meeting new people. Regardless, graduation … Continue reading Tools to ease post-graduation jitters
Major: HTC English Year: Sophomore Exp. Graduation: Summer or Fall 2020 Hometown: Cincinnati Involvement on campus: Past Pepsi Scholar, Student Alumni Board, Sigma Tau Delta, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Golden Key National Honors Society, We Are First Mentee How did you end up at Ohio University? I grew up in a household where my … Continue reading Saraya Abner talks about her transition into HTC and her goals for the future
This month our theme focuses on using your resources to build your career and leadership skills. Kacey Schaum, assistant director for the College of Arts and Sciences, shares a few stories about how networking can be a great tool and resource in your professional career. Networking in action In my own career, I’ve seen the … Continue reading Use your resources, use your network