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Networking – Apple on WPI Campus

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September 29, 2014

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Hey Everyone! Do you love Apple products from Macs to iPods to iPhones? Do you want to make an impact in the technology industry? Well, don’t look further, this is your chance. Apple is coming on the WPI campus this Tuesday, September 30th, from 5 – 8 pm in Riley Commons (Click to see flyer […]

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Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!

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September 28, 2014

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Hey Everyone!! I hope all of you had a fantastic time at the Fall Career Fair, I know I did! Hopefully you read my last blog and so now you are prepared and have business cards for all employers you met with. If you didn’t grab business cards, forgot, or the employers didn’t hand them […]

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I Got 190 Problems but Finding A Job Ain’t One

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September 18, 2014

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On a scale from 1 to Wow, the career fair yesterday was wow .With over 190 Companies finding a job, co-op and internship opportunities became significantly easier. It seemed like every student had a chance to work the career fair and create a relationship with employers. I personal created a short and precise list of […]

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Gianna’s Company Research Cheat Sheet

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September 16, 2014

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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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Career Fair Networking

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September 16, 2014

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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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The Hunt – A Graduate Student Perspective

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September 11, 2014

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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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Last Minute Career Fair Checklist!

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September 10, 2014

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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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Junior Year…Here I Come!

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September 5, 2014

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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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Welcome Class of 2018!

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September 2, 2014

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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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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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