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Some Mid-Summer Job/Internship Tips

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July 30, 2014

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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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School Is Out! Where Will I WOO This Summer?

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May 13, 2014

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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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That’s All Folks

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May 9, 2014

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

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May 7, 2014

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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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Personality Alphabet Soup: ESTP, ENFP, ENTP

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May 5, 2014

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What do those letters mean.. None of those are words and none of those spell my name but all of those describe me… That’s pretty cool right… Have you ever heard Myers-briggs type indicator (MBTI)? A lot of people call it a test but unlike your finals this doesn’t have a right or wrong answer. […]

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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff!

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May 5, 2014

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Hey Everyone!!! I CAN”T BELIEVE IT! One day left! This term flew by, I feel like it was just yesterday when I was sitting here writing my first blog and now I’m writing basically my last one. Wow it’s crazy! So some of you may be done with some finals and final projects, while others […]

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Graduation’s Soon And Then… But Like… Wait… What?

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April 25, 2014

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Hey guys, I have been thinking a lot about what to do after graduation. So a couple of my friends were able to land some interviews, some even got some offers and of course some are still looking. For the ones still looking swing by the CDC for some help. There are tons of resources […]

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Is Your Resume Perfect?

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April 25, 2014

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Hey Everyone! So last Friday, my friend and I were down in the Office of Residential Services, and we were bored. He was working on his internship application and starting showing me his resume, and I started showing him mine. One thing led to another, and soon enough, we were in a competition with each […]

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My Day in Admissions – Why Research?

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April 23, 2014

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Hey everyone!! Today I worked an open house in Admission for accepted students! The day was really exciting! It is awesome seeing accepted students so passionate about WPI and it is even more exciting when they commit to WPI  right in front of your eyes. I had some amazing conversations today with families about WPI, and some not […]

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The New Job Nerves – My First Internship Story

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April 22, 2014

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Last summer, I got the opportunity to intern at a civil and environmental company. I was super excited because this was going to be my first “real” job and I was going to get professional experience. I was also going to get paid, which meant I was going to be able to buy my own […]

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