Nitya - who has written 20 posts on Career Development Center.
I am a senior majoring in Biology and Biotechnology with a Pre-Health Concentration. I am a Peer Advisor at the CDC. Senior Board Chair. I am also involved in Mu Sigma Delta and Active minds. I am a people person and love to talk,share, and help as much as I can.
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Comments Off on Searching, applying and waiting…
I managed to apply to some places in the past week, and now I am just anxiously waiting to hear back from somewhere. One of the positions I applied to is of a Clinical research coordinator. That’s the one I hope to hear back from soon. It sounds like a great opportunity to not only […]Continue reading >
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Comments Off on MQP and Resume
As of right now MQP is consuming my entire life. Project presentation day is tomorrow and I still don’t have any results from my experiments to present. Don’t get me wrong, its not like I haven’t been doing work, its just the worms refuse to cooperate. I’m not too worried about tomorrow though. What I […]Continue reading >
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Comments Off on “Off the hill, into the world”
That’s the senior class gift motto this year. As you may already know being on campus means being “on the hill”, and the time to go “off the hill” is approaching really fast. What will life be like after WPI? This thought often crosses my mind now that its almost time to leave here. As […]Continue reading >
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Comments Off on Afterthoughts.
For me…my search for finding a job of interest at the Biotechnology and Bioengineering Career Fair was unsuccessful. Just as I had anticipated, every representative that I spoke with was looking for hiring students to do lab work. As I have mentioned previously, the more I work on my MQP, the more I am certain that I […]Continue reading >
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Comments Off on Resume? List of companies? Formal attire?…
…Check, check and CHECK! Incase you haven’t already guessed this is me mentally checking off everything I need for tomorrow’s Biotechnology and Bioengineering Career Fair. Although I mentioned that I’m not exactly interested in working in a lab setting, it definitely does not hurt to see what is out there. So, wish me luck in […]Continue reading >
Monday, March 14, 2011
Comments Off on Unsure about my future.
As of right now I still don’t know what I will be doing after I graduate. What I really want to do is attend the graduate program in Drexel, but the I won’t know whether I am accepted till after I graduate. I don’t really want to start working full time, especially a job that […]Continue reading >
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Comments Off on How was the Career Fair?
Really… how was the Career Fair? I didn’t go… I came down with the flu the day before, and ended up missing out on it. It’s a good thing that the contact information of the employers is online. I am planning on emailing my resume to them regardless of the fact that I didn’t get […]Continue reading >
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Comments Off on Connections after graduation
Since graduation is only about 10 weeks away I am constantly reminded of how little time the seniors have left at this school. It’s exciting, but at the same time a bit frightening. Life after graduation could be drastically different. The people who have become your family in the past four years you may not […]Continue reading >
Monday, February 14, 2011
Comments Off on Updated Resume
Hey everyone, The Career Fair is this Thursday, so this weekend I took the time to update my resume. The only major edit I had to do on my resume was to add a little blurb about my MQP project. However, that little blurb took a LOT of time. What was the reason? Well the […]Continue reading >
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Comments Off on Career Fair is only a week away!
The 2011 Summer Internship and Job Fair is coming up on the 17th. Since it’s on an academic advising day there’s plenty of time to go and meet possible future employers. As of today, there are a 122 companies coming to the fair, but I bet by the end of the week the number will […]Continue reading >