March 6, 2015

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Getting Ready for an Interview

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Hey everyone! So earlier this week I wrote a blog called “the job hunt blues.” Finding an internship/job is hard work and it can be discouraging when you’ve sent out tons of applications and haven’t heard anything back. But if you use the CDC resources, switch up you job hunting strategies, and keep at it, an […]

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March 6, 2015

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A Fantastic CDC Resource: Walk – Ins

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Hey Everyone!! Before the end of C term, I just wanted to share another experience with you. This term I have been helping out with one hour of walk-ins every Friday for first-year students. It has been a wonderful experience and I cannot wait to do it more! I found out that I am very […]

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March 6, 2015

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How to Look Fresh on LinkedIn?

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Hey Everyone!! I can’t believe that today is the last day of C term, hope it went well for all of you! Today I wanted to talk to you about LinkedIn and how important it is to keep your profile updated. Throughout my entire time on LinkedIn (which was D term of sophomore year – […]

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March 4, 2015

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Family Dinner + A Little Luck = Networking Session

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Hey Everyone! So last weekend, I went home to visit my parents. They had planned to go out with some friends, and “go out” in my house typically means free food, so I asked if I could tag along. My parents said yes, joking that I was interrupting their date. When we got there, the […]

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March 2, 2015

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The Job Hunt Blues

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Hey Everyone! I can’t believe C-Term is almost over! Where has the time gone? Finals week is always a joy, especially with all of this snow. But it’s okay! Spring is going to be upon us before we know it. And with D-Term comes all the fun activities like The Big Show and Relay. I’m […]

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February 25, 2015

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I am a Junior and I need to decide on my MQP!

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Hey Everyone! Hope C term is going well! Today I wanted to talk to all of you about the senior project at WPI, known as the Major Qualifying Project (MQP). The MQP is usually done in your senior year and you basically take all the skills you learned throughout your college and utilize it for […]

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February 18, 2015

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One Stop Shopping…All Your Career Fair Prep Needs

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Hey Everyone! This week has been crazy. It’s February vacation is here (and with that brings a lot of visitors). Also the CAREER FAIR is TOMORROW! AHHH sooo close! I’m spending today looking up companies that are coming, polishing and printing out my resume, and practicing my elevator pitch. I thought I’d set this blog […]

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February 11, 2015

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I Want a Job Closer to Home…

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Hey Everyone, Hope you are having a great C term so far! Today I wanted to talk to you about jobs and their locations. Something I have noticed is that since WPI is located in Massachusetts, a lot of the companies that come to the career fair to hire students, are usually from New England. […]

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February 4, 2015

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Back from IQP…and Heading to a Virtual Career Fair!

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Hey Everyone!!! I’m finally back from IQP in South Africa and I have to say, between all the snow days and actually having homework again, it’s been difficult to get back into the swing of things. I miss the beautiful views, relaxing beaches, and especially the traveling…But I am happy to be back to see […]

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January 21, 2015

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Welcome Back! Here’s to an Amazing 2015!

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Hey Everyone!! First of all, Happy New Year! Hope all of you had a fantastic break and ready to spring back into action for C term at WPI. I don’t know why, but winter break always seems so short and it goes by extremely quickly. I made sure to sleep a lot and I definitely […]

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