Intern or Volunteer with the Youth Initiative at the CCE!

Intern or Volunteer with the Youth Initiative at the CCE!

Are you looking to volunteer in the community? Are you passionate about working with youth?

The Youth Initiative at the Center for Civic Engagement offers Binghamton University students the opportunity to do both. Our Binghamton University Community Schools model allows …

By Cassie Spencer
Cassie Spencer Assistant Director, Internship and Career Education Cassie Spencer
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Growing Fields for 2021 MBA Graduates

Growing Fields for 2021 MBA Graduates

If you’re graduating with and MBA (or thinking about enrolling in an MBA program) this article is for you!

With graduation approaching you may be feeling a little (or a lot) uncertain about the job market. While there still is …

By Cassie Spencer
Cassie Spencer Assistant Director, Internship and Career Education Cassie Spencer
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The Pros and Cons of Working for the Government

The Pros and Cons of Working for the Government

When you think about government, what pops into your head? For many, images of the President of the United States, Capitol Hill, and the Lincoln Memorial may come to mind. Those are indelible images of American government, but they do …

By Judy Bernier
Judy Bernier Experiential Education Assistant Judy Bernier
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Tips for Human Services and Education Informational Interviews

Tips for Human Services and Education Informational Interviews

A great way to gain knowledge and network is through conducting informational interviews. Find someone who has a position you would like to have one day or is in a field you are interested in pursuing. Even if they are …

By Maya Tierney
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How—and When—to Include Projects on Your Resume (Plus Examples!)

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If you’ve completed a project you’re especially proud of, it’s natural to want to show it off on your resume—and it might even help you land your next job. Projects that potentially belong on your resume can come from your …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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5 Skills Gained Through Research Experience

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Many students consider getting involved in research during undergrad. Research is a highly valued experience in many fields, and if you’re considering pursuing a graduate degree in the sciences, research experience is crucial. Beyond the skills you gain in your …

By Erica Kryst
Erica Kryst Senior Associate Director, Career Experiences and Education Erica Kryst
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Understood.org: “Content from people who learn and think differently”

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Understood recognizes that although 1 in 4 people have a learning or thinking difference and 1 in 5 have a disability, the world can feel like it is not structured to accommodate these individuals. Their mission is to provide a …

By Julia Sullivan
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Tapping into alumni for career support

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Binghamton alumni are always eager to help support current students and can be a huge asset to your career toolbox. Alumni are happy to share career advice, and may even be able to connect you with job or internship opportunities …

By Alissa Strong
Alissa Strong Sr. Asst. Director, Technology Innovation & Marketing Alissa Strong
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What can you do with a Public Policy Degree ?

What can you do with a Public Policy Degree ?

A public policy degree prepares students to analyze community problems and influence lawmaking at the local, state, and federal levels.
Public policy majors work in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, such as a government agency or advocacy group.
Many …

By Judy Bernier
Judy Bernier Experiential Education Assistant Judy Bernier
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Three Funding Sources: Professional Development + Internships

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Attending a virtual conference/seminar/meeting this year? 
Have an unpaid (or low-paying internship)?
Then apply for funding and read more in the links below!

 
Eligibility:
* …
By Lindsey Murtland
Lindsey Murtland Senior Associate Director of Engagement and Operations Lindsey Murtland
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