May 25, 2015

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New Job, New House, New Summer

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Hey Everyone!!  WE DID IT! Summer is FINALLY here. Congrats to all you graduates! And to all the underclassman – I’ll see you in the fall! Although I love WPI, I’m glad to have a bit of a break…and some nice weather (finally)!  So last Sunday, I made the move up to good old Portland, […]

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May 3, 2015

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An Introduction from a New Peer Advisor!

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Hello there! I’m Jacky, a new Peer Advisor at the Career Development Center. For the past few weeks, I’ve been in training for the upcoming year along with two other new PAs. A little bit about me to start with: I was born and raised here in Worcester and even though I’ve been living here […]

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May 1, 2015

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Hey From the New Guy at the CDC!

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Hello all! My name is Matt Murphy and I am writing to you to express my excitement in being a Peer Advisor for the 2015-2016 school year! I have been training with the current and new Peer Advisors and I am so eager to be able to help you all next year. I am currently […]

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April 28, 2015

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Hello from a new Peer Advisor

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Hello, everyone! My name is Kayla Mulready, and I am one of the newly hired Peer Advisors! Along with Matt and Jacky, I am currently in training for the 2015 to 2016 school year. I am super excited to start officially working as a Peer Advisor in A term. What I’m most looking forward to […]

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April 27, 2015

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Having a Successful Summer Internship

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Hey Everyone, In one week, you will be free for the summer, not bound by any academics for almost three whole months (unless you are taking summer classes). Most of you already have an internship lined up for this summer, and if you are like me, you are probably nervous about what to expect, especially […]

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April 23, 2015

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Transitioning to the Real World!

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Hey Everyone! I hope you enjoying this nice 3 – day week. Today I wanted give you some details about the workshop I attended last week, it was called Transitioning to the Real World. It was really for seniors who are about to graduate and go out to the real world on their own, but […]

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April 18, 2015

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The Senior Job Search

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This article is to all of my fellow WPI seniors out there: I cannot even count the number of conversations I have had with people worrying about not having a job yet. “Only X people in our major have found a job yet….” “I have been rejected X times….” “We only have X days until […]

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April 13, 2015

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Girl Power!

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Hi Lovely Ladies (and Men)! This week is an awesome week to be a female on the WPI campus, and it’s not just because of the ratio (sorry boys). The CDC is putting on two events that highlight women in the workplace. The first one is TOMORROW, Tuesday, April 14th from 10am-2pm in the CC. Come join […]

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April 8, 2015

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Worried that it is Too Late to Land an Internship? Well, Think Again!

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Hey Everyone, Happy job hunting!! I just wanted to let all of you know about an awesome opportunity that came across me and probably the rest of you, the Worcester Region Career Fair! You can find all related information here: Worcester Career Fair This is the perfect chance for all of you still searching for an […]

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April 8, 2015

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Job Hunting Through Networking

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Hey Everyone!! So two weeks ago I went to the Life Sciences Career Fair. I talked to a few companies and gave out some resumes. It was a pretty good event, I had some good conversations with employers but I wasn’t sure if it would come to anything. One company I spoke with informed me that they had already hired […]

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