LGBTQ+

This community is meant to provide information and resources to help you navigate your career development as a student identifying as LGBTQ+. We are here to support you throughout the process and to answer your questions about how to address topics like identity disclosure and finding LGBTQ friendly employers throughout your job search and in the workplace.  Feel free to browse the Fleishman Center resources to educate yourself about your rights and policies. 

Choosing a career for Life, Physical or Social Sciences? OOH, we know where to look!

“Employment in life, physical, and social science occupations is projected to grow 5 percent from 2019 to 2029, faster than the average for all occupations, and will result in about 68,200 new jobs. Increasing demand for expertise in the sciences, …

By Laura O'Neill
Laura O'Neill Career Consultant in Residence Laura O
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Career Spotlight: Diversity Director

Kelli Palmer is the Head of Global Inclusion & Diversity and Corporate Citizenship at the CFA institute in Charlottesville, VA, which is a a global, not-for-profit professional organization that provides investment professionals with finance education. In this position, Kelli’s main …

By Erin Wise
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20+ Ways to Gain Experience If You’re Interested in Service

As a Career Consultant at the Fleishman Center, I meet so many students who say “I just want to help, but I’m not sure how.” The good news is, there are innumerable career paths that can fulfill this desire. To …

By Jessica Lane-Rwabukwisi
Jessica Lane-Rwabukwisi Career Consultant Jessica Lane-Rwabukwisi
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Alumni Spotlight: Duncan McInnes ’17

Duncan McInnes graduated Binghamton University in 2017 with majors in Art & Design and Spanish Language & Literature. Read on to learn more about his current role in digital communications.

Current Job Title:

Digital Communications Manager

Where do you work?

By Erin Wise
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Featured Resources

LGBTQ Career Development Guide

Develop your career as an LGBTQ community member and learn how to market yourself to potential employers.

DiversityInc highlights the top 50 diverse employers each year. View their top 50 lists from the past 20 years!

Forbes’ annual list highlighting America’s best employers for diversity and inclusion. Search for companies by name or sort by state!

The world’s premier non profit organization dedicated to achieving LGBTQ workplace equality.

Helps high-achieving LGBTQ undergraduates by providing conferences in business, engineering, marketing and tech.

Helps those in need achieve their professional goals through programs tailored to the needs of LGBT job-seekers.

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