Welcome back – we hope you had a FALCON awesome summer!

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We missed you this much!  We hope you had a great summer and look forward to seeing you in the office, CDI class, and kick-offs soon!  Don’t forget to mark your calendars with all of your MUST GO TO career programs – check out your Career Community pages for more information and to RSVP.

See you soon!

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Undergraduate Career Education and Outcomes Alyssa Hammond
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Future Web Developers Scholarship!

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Attention CIS and Data Analytics majors! Interested in receiving a grant for $1,000 toward your tuition? Check out this opportunity from HostingAdvice.com!

HostingAdvice.com is an online platform to inform and educate our visitors about the world of Web Hosting. For the ins and outs of hosting, look no further than HostingAdvice.

The HostingAdvice.com Future Web Developers Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students aspiring to attain employment in the IT sector. Eligible majors include tracks of study in a …

By Jennifer Graham
Jennifer Graham Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Jennifer Graham
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Hack.Diversity 2020 Applications Open TODAY!

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Are you a student passionate about launching a career in technology or data analytics? Hack.Diversity is a division of the New England Venture Capital Association tackling the underrepresentation of high-skilled minority employees in Boston’s innovation economy. Hack.Diversity recruits Black and Latino computer science and engineering students into the city’s fastest-growing companies while providing training, coaching and mentoring both to employers and employees throughout the experience.

Companies that recruited interns for the 2019 cohort include: Hubspot, Carbon Black, Draft Kings, Wayfair, & …

By Jennifer Graham
Jennifer Graham Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services Jennifer Graham
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7 Resume Mistakes Grammar and Spell-Check Tools Often Miss

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Many job seekers worry so much about the broader structure of their resumes that they fail to notice smaller spelling and grammar errors. Structure is important, of course, and you can, and should, use a reputable resume builder to get it right. But seemingly minor blunders, like a misspelled word or misplaced comma, can have as big an impact on your chances of job search success.  Keep reading here for key tips.

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Services Melissa J. Sawyer
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Selling Yourself in Your Cover Letter

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Ah, advertisers. They try to suck us in within a matter of seconds. Sound familiar? Hiring managers typically spend less than 30 seconds reviewing a cover letter or resume—unless it grabs their attention enough so that they read on. The average television commercial is 30 seconds long. What about print? How long do you spend looking at an ad in a magazine before flipping the page? Or reading a bulletin board along the freeway (assuming you are not stuck in …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Undergraduate Career Services Melissa J. Sawyer
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