Boog Internship Fund Monthly Summary

This summer, I am researching bioethics and networking with healthcare professionals, philosophers, and bioethicists at Johns Hopkins University through the Genomics and Society Mentorship Program! I am one of five students selected for this program and am very excited to …

By Briana Lopez-Patino
Briana Lopez-Patino
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The Early Weeks of my Summer Internship

Three weeks ago, I moved to Washington D.C for the summer and began my internship in the U.S House of Representatives. I was extremely nervous on my first day and was sure everyone in the office would know exactly what …

By Erica Albert
Erica Albert
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How my Part-Time Job Lead to Great Transferable Skills

Just a little extra cash. That’s all I was looking for when I secured my first part-time job. My mind was on building up my savings for the semester and having some funds to blow on my favorite restaurants and …

By Calista Requijo
Calista Requijo Marketing Graduate Assistant
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28 Free Resources For Veterans Re-Entering the Workforce

The Defense Department estimates that as many 245,000 enlisted service members and officers will leave each year through 2019, according to “US Military Veterans’ Difficult Transitions Back to Civilian Life and the VA’s Response,” a report published by Brown University. …

By Michele V. McAuliffe
Michele V. McAuliffe Graduate Assistant
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How to Make a Good Impression During a Remote Internship

Flourish During a Virtual Experience!

If you’re starting an internship right now, you may be in for a different experience than you anticipated when you originally accepted the role. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many internship programs are now remote. …

By Alicia Hibbard
Alicia Hibbard
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How to Leverage Your Summer Internship into a Full-Time Job

As a college student in the home stretch towards graduation, there’s only one feeling that’s better than landing a dream internship—that is landing a dream job. Let’s assume you got the internship. Exhale. Celebrate. Plan to work your butt off …

By Merryn Roberts-Huntley - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Veterans, Take Note: Here’s How to Translate Your Military Experience to a Civilian Resume

As a member of the United States military, you’ve cultivated valuable skills and have a lot to offer the civilian workforce. But how do you get that message across when applying for jobs? According to Colleen Deere, the executive director …

By Michele V. McAuliffe
Michele V. McAuliffe Graduate Assistant
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Student Success Story – Emily Whitaker ’22

How Emily Whitaker ’22 has worked towards her graduate degree with the support of family, friends, and campus organizations

Attending graduate school during a global pandemic was not easy, but nothing worth achieving usually is! As graduation approaches, I have …

By Emily Whitaker
Emily Whitaker
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Veterans Returning to College Face Unique Challenges

ST. LOUIS — Army veteran Ben Miller remembers the isolation he felt when he enrolled at the University of Missouri-St. Louis in the fall of 2009.

“I would show up on campus, talk to absolutely no one and go home,” …

By Michele V. McAuliffe
Michele V. McAuliffe Graduate Assistant
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Student Success Story – Ross Lauterbach ’23, ’24

How Ross Lauterbach ’23, ’24 secured an internship at PWC with the help of Fleishman Center resources

This summer, I will be interning for PwC on their Risk and Regulatory team, specializing in data and technology. In this role, I …

By Ross Lauterbach
Ross Lauterbach Student Experience Consultant
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