Introducing External Job Feed on Nittany Lion Careers!

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Nittany Lion Careers is Penn State University’s single-system recruiting platform for all students, alumni, and employers. Through this system, you can see jobs that companies are seeking to fill as well as workshops and information sessions employers are hosting on …

By Emily Tressler
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4 Tips for College Students Dealing with Coronavirus Uncertainty – originally posted on Vault

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For millions of college students in the United States and across the globe, this semester is looking a little different than the last. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many college campuses have been forced to suspend onsite classes for the …

By Emily Tressler
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#Adulting: Social Distancing and Professional Development

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Because of the unprecedented nature of the current situation, many students have been forced to forego their original summer plans in lieu of a social distancing-based alternative. It’s no surprise that due to COVID-19, conferences, networking events, and other professional …

By Ali Chiavetta
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Make the most of your summer break even without an internship

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Speaking from personal experience, going into summer break without an internship can definitely be discouraging. However, it is not a reason or excuse to do nothing with your time over the summer. There are plenty of things you can do …

By Elliot Solomon
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#Adulting: Staying Relevant with Companies Hiring

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We’ve all seen the news reports…the economy is majorly suffering right now, thousands of people are getting laid off, businesses are shutting their doors…With everything going on right now, it may be tough to stay positive and consistent in your …

By Ali Chiavetta
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Check out Virtual Internships to boost your Resume!

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Interested in a virtual internship or externship and gaining the skills necessary to thrive in today’s economy?

Check out these resources for virtual internships and externships available:

GE Virtuoso: Virtual International Internships

Gain international work experience and build your resumé — …

By Emily Tressler
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#Adulting: Rocking a Virtual Career Fair

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Upcoming Virtual Career Fair: Hire Big-10 Fair (Tues. April 14th from 11am-3pm)

Though we’re in uncharted territory looking at how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the job market, all hope is not lost for job & internship seekers. Similar to …

By Ali Chiavetta
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#Adulting: How to compartmentalize

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The idea of compartmentalizing is simple in theory, (breaking things up into different sections or “compartments”) but tough to put into practice.

In a time where everything has moved to the virtual sphere, it’s easy to get caught up in …

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Interested in the Peace Corp? Check out the new Prep Program!

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The Peace Corps Prep Program is open to all students, regardless of major, and is intended to help prepare students for international development fieldwork, potential Peace Corps service or any career in service.

The Peace Corps Prep Program is offered …

By Emily Tressler
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#Adulting: Take advantage of working from home with an informational interview

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With much of the country under “stay-at-home” mandates, most employees are working remotely. If you’re someone who’s been meaning to reach out to someone to inquire more about what they do on a day-to-day basis…this might be your chance!

Speaking …

By Ali Chiavetta
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