Service Learning VS Volunteering – what’s the difference and how can I get involved?

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So, you have always been interested in volunteering and helping others, but since you came to campus you keep hearing the term “service-learning” and it’s got you thinking – What’s the big deal? Why the new jargon? Is volunteering the …

By Jessica Lane-Rwabukwisi
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6 Job Search Tips for New Grads and Anyone Else Starting Their Careers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Graduating from college or otherwise applying for your first professional job is stressful in any circumstance. But it feels especially daunting when the economy, the job market, and the world in general seem to be turned upside down.

As the …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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Alumni Insights with Tiffany Kwark

Alumni Insights with Tiffany Kwark

We connected with alumna Tiffany Kwark and she talked to us about her role as a Public Health Advisor for the New York City Hospital and Health system!

Tiffany graduated from Binghamton in 2018 with degree in Human Development and …

By Lexie Avery, MS '15
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Navigating College as a First-Generation Student

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What does it mean to be first generation?

We could use the Wikipedia definition, which defines first generation as being “an immigrant born abroad, or the child of an immigrant, born in the target country.”

We could use the Academic/Collegiate …

By Jenny Li
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