September 16, 2014

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Gianna’s Company Research Cheat Sheet

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Hey everyone!!! A question a lot of my friends have been asking me is, “Gianna, how do you prepare for the career fair?” Well of course I get my resume critiqued, practice my elevator pitch and find something cute to wear (I got a new suit that I’m extremely excited about). But I also research […]

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September 16, 2014

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Career Fair Networking

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Happy Tuesday Everyone!!! It’s the week of September 15th, and you know what that means…the Fall Career Fair is only ONE day away! I finished my internship only a month ago and what!? I have to go through the internship application process again? So soon? Yes! Some companies will actually start to hire interns in the […]

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September 11, 2014

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The Hunt – A Graduate Student Perspective

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I am an alumni of Worcester Polytechnic Institute class of 2013 returning as a Master’s student in the Applied Mathematics program. I am very interested in Higher education, Teaching, Mathematics and Operations research. You may see my career interest as random, but a combination of my undergraduate career and my experiences last year has developed my […]

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September 10, 2014

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Last Minute Career Fair Checklist!

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Hey Everyone! I hope A term so far is going well! I can’t believe it but next Wednesday, September 17th, is that day all of you have been waiting for…that’s right, the Fall Career Fair! I just wanted to prepare a checklist to make sure all of you were ready to go out and meet employers. […]

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September 5, 2014

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Junior Year…Here I Come!

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Junior Year…Here I Come!

Hi Everyone!!! Welcome back to WPI and to the Class of 2018; welcome! For those of you who don’t know, my name is Gianna Terravecchia and I am a Peer Advisor at the CDC. As a Peer Advisor, I bridge the gap between the students and the career counseling staff. I really enjoy this job because I get […]

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September 2, 2014

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Welcome Class of 2018!

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Hey WPI and the Class of 2018!! For those of you who don’t know, my name is Omesh Kamat and I am a Peer Advisor at the CDC. This means that I help the CDC with all the different events they put on and also help present a few; such as Elevator Pitch, and Resume […]

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July 30, 2014

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Some Mid-Summer Job/Internship Tips

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Hey Everyone! I want to thank you all for an awesome first term as a Peer Advisor at the WPI CDC! I really enjoyed sharing my stories with you and I am looking forward to sharing with you my summer adventures in the fall. I hope everyone is enjoying their new jobs and internships! Or […]

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May 13, 2014

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School Is Out! Where Will I WOO This Summer?

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Hey Everyone!! I still can’t believe that my second year of college is over! It has gone by so fast and I think it has finally sunk in that summer has begun. With summer, there are a few things that I want to accomplish and here they are! 1] Internship: I want to gain valuable […]

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May 9, 2014

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That’s All Folks

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So… I had to pause for a minute and check these: May 6th, 2014 That was the last day of classes May 17th 2014 That’s when my graduation commencement ceremony is and now May 9th 2014… This marks my last day working at the Career Development Center… Finishing school, that’s fine, missing college, that doesn’t […]

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May 7, 2014

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Did I Pick the Wrong Major? School? What Am I Actually Interested In?

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Hey Everyone! So I wasn’t actually thinking that far extreme as to whether I picked the right school or not, but I was worried about my interests and if they matched up with WPI. Let me back up a bit; A few weeks ago, I took the Strong Interest Inventory assessment which asks you a […]

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