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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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2 Hours Could Be Worth $20000

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April 22, 2014

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Hey! This is big news for job-seekers! I know a lot of people are getting frustrated about job placement but just be patient and keep trying. q=] I was talking to one of my closest friends the other day. Things are going really well for him and really quickly things got a lot better. He […]

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Can I Have More Money?

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April 14, 2014

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Of course you can…as long as you ask the right questions and at the right time! Hey everyone, So guess what? I received an internship offer for the summer! I was so excited because the offer was really good and it was at a big company, directly related to my major. This was an opportunity […]

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LinkedIn Trouble? Me Too!!

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April 7, 2014

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Happy Monday Everyone!!!! Ugh last week was SOOO busy! I swear these terms go by so fast, its already three weeks in and next week is midterms week. Where does the time go??? So last week I went to the Career Fair and had an AWESOME conversation with a recruiter for a company I am very interested […]

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Get With the Times

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April 7, 2014

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You might be wondering, “What is this about?” and “What am I falling behind in?” That’s right. There is something that each and every one of you should have and that is a LinkedIn account. During last year, I heard a lot of people talking about LinkedIn and how great it was, but I never […]

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An Introduction, a Story, and a Tip

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March 31, 2014

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Hi everyone! My name is Gianna Terravecchia and I’m so excited to be a new Peer Advisor for the CDC for the end of this year and the whole upcoming year! I am a sophomore Chemical Engineering major here at WPI and I love it! I love of my classes and professors. I’m not a huge fan of […]

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Here’s to a New Beginning!

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March 31, 2014

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Hey WPI! My name is Omesh Kamat and I am a new Peer Advisor (currently in training) at the CDC. I am a sophomore at WPI, majoring in Mechanical Engineering with minors in Aerospace Engineering and Computer Science. I am also involved in a lot of things on campus. I am a Resident Advisor on Riley […]

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Au Revoir

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March 17, 2014

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Welcome back everyone! C-term is over and D-term is here. I just wanted to say good luck with everything, school, your job search nd everything else you’re doing this term. I’ll be in Switzerland for IQP, but I’ll post a few things about my job search from there. See you all in the fall. Ahmad

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Costa Rica, Here We Come!!

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March 10, 2014

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¡Hola! Just 7.5 hours until I am out the door and on my way to Boston for my flight to Costa Rica!!!! It’s so surreal, I can’t believe the day is finally here. I’m kind of nervous, my heart is beating with anxiety. I’m mostly nervous for my parents being nervous, if that makes sense. […]

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