Student Spotlight – SC&IS Major, Conlan Keefe

Meet Conlan Keefe, a Senior Supply Chain and Information Systems major who interned with The Hershey Company. During his internship, he tracked daily shipments to Hershey’s top 10 customers and communicated with carriers to improve on-time delivery. He also provided …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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100 Best Internships for 2021 – Originally Posted by Vault

Today, we’re excited to release our 2021 Internship Rankings. This year, our Internship Rankings highlight the top programs in 29 categories, including the Most Prestigious InternshipsBest Overall InternshipsBest Internships by IndustryBest Internships for DiversityBest Internships by Employment …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Student Spotlight – Marketing Major & International Business Minor, Hope Kelly

Meet Hope Kelly, a Senior Marketing major pursuing her International Business minor. During her internship with Penn State Athletics, she worked directly under a director of marketing and was able to learn new concepts in the industry. Along with the …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Help the Smeal Student Council improve your Smeal experience in the upcoming semester!

Smeal Student Council would like to invite you to participate in our fall 2020 Smeal Student Survey! The goal of this survey to assess the experiences of Smeal students during these unprecedented times. The data collected from this survey will …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Navigating Skype, Phone, & Virtual Interviews

While virtual interviews used to be the exception, it is safe to say that in 2020 they are not only the norm, but they are pretty much our only option. As if the traditional interview process wasn’t intimidating enough, we …

By Justin Korman
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Tips for scheduling as a Smeal major

Every semester up until graduation students are asked to schedule their classes for the upcoming semester. In theory this is a simple task, but in actuality it is quite daunting. Smeal offers a variety of different majors and minors, which …

By Hunter Anderson
Hunter Anderson Career Service Intern
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Student Spotlight – SC&IS and Global & International Studies Major, Faith Gongaware

Meet Faith Gongaware, a senior SC&IS and Global & International Studies student who interned with Estee Lauder. During her time with the company, she developed a lot of data analysis and supplier relationship management skills while gaining a deeper understanding …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Help the University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA) in advocating for alternative grading this semester

As a Smeal student, you can help the University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA) in advocating the University Faculty Senate to reinstate alternative grading for the Fall 2020 semester. Take the following survey regarding your interest in alternative grading for the …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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LinkedIn for Students: How to Use It Right [Tips & Examples]

Originally posted: https://ivypanda.com/blog/linkedin-for-students/ 

As an undergraduate in the US, you must have heard of LinkedIn. LinkedIn allows users to manage career opportunities, network, and demonstrate personal accomplishments. Through the platform, a person can find a job, explore a particular industry, …

By Yvonne McQuarrie
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How to Choose Your Smeal Organization

No matter what grade you’re in, if you are looking for a new Smeal organization to join, you can feel overwhelmed by all of the choices. Should you join a club focused on your major? Or one that organizes a …

By Christine Kovell
Christine Kovell Career Service Intern
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