Navigating the internship and full time offer process

“Congratulations, we are pleased to formally present the details of your employment offer from…”

FINALLY, this email came into your inbox, the offer letter that you have been waiting for after countless online applications and interview processes. Or maybe that’s …

By Yayun (Helen) Zheng
Yayun (Helen) Zheng Career Service Intern
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Don’t miss out on asking your questions to SSC during Smeal Coffee Chats

Smeal undergraduate students! Need advice going into finals or someone to talk to with the move to all online classes? Smeal Student Council is offering tips on studying, class schedules for the following semester, how to prepare for the Spring …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Management Major, Sanjana Saji

Meet Sanjana Saji a Senior Management major with a Digital Media Trends & Analytics minor. Sanjana recently completed her internship with JPMorgan Chase & Co. Through networking with people at Penn State, Sanjana found out about the Global Finance & …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Student Spotlight – SC&IS Major, Stephen C. Day III

Meet Stephen C. Day III, a Senior Supply Chain and Information Systems major who interned with The Boeing Company. Stephen mentions that he was excited to work at Boeing since it is a great company with a diverse portfolio of …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Making the Most of Your Thanksgiving Break

As the Thanksgiving Break approaches, many of you will be wondering what to do during this one free week from school. To help some of you out, I have thought of some things that might be good to do during …

By Lydia Lee
Lydia Lee
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Job Opportunity – Penn State Career Services Seeking Peer Career Assistants

Penn State Career Services is seeking current Penn State undergraduate students (freshman, sophomore, juniors ONLY) interested in serving as Peer Career Assistants for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Peers will work 8-12 hours (average of 10 hours – during business hours …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Displaying Confidence, Even if I don’t feel Confidence

Ever sit through a class presentation, meeting, or conference and wonder to yourself how some people are just so confident? Well, confidence is not one of those things that you “have or you don’t”. It is a skill that can …

By Linda Huang
Linda Huang
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Smeal Student Council is excited to bring ‘Calm’ free to Smeal Students

As a part of Smeal Student Council’s mental health initiative, we are excited to bring Calm to Smeal this Fall. Calm helps you sleep, relax, and meditate, with features like guided meditation, sleep stories, breathing programs, stretching exercises, and relaxing music.

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Connecting with Smeal Alumni

As students, we are very comfortable in the classroom setting whether it be in person or on Zoom. However, when it comes to the “real world”, we are not as comfortable and that is due to a lack of experience. …

By Mohammad Hussain
Mohammad Hussain
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Networking for Beginners

“This is a great networking opportunity.”

This phrase has followed me throughout my four years at Penn State, especially as a Smeal student. It incidentally was also one of the reasons why I chose Penn State over other college choices. …

By Riley McConnell
Riley McConnell
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