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Students Learn the Rules of American Football & Experience First Tailgate

To an American college student, there are many reasons why the fall season is a favorite of seasons, the school year begins, the changing leaves paint the campus in beautiful colors, the weather is cooling down, typically after a very hot summer, and American football season begins. The rules of the game can be confusing... Continue reading Students Learn the Rules of American Football & Experience First Tailgate
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Catching up with CAP – A Lesson on LinkedIn

At this week’s CAP meeting, students built profiles on LinkedIn, a professional social media platform. LinkedIn is a tool we have mentioned in previous posts, but this session gave students an introduction to building a good profile. Having a LinkedIn profile is a major key to success in any job or internship search. During the CAP session,... Continue reading Catching up with CAP – A Lesson on LinkedIn
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Career Fair: Three Things You Need to Know

In the last Career Advancement Meeting, students prepared to attend the University Career Fair and the Engineering Career Fair. Attending the University Career Fair is a great way for students to learn more about organizations and meet professionals in the industries they would like to work. Meeting recruiters at a career fair is a good first... Continue reading Career Fair: Three Things You Need to Know
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Studying for Finals: The 12 College Student Stages

Getting ready for final exams this semester? Here’s how things will probably go. We’re so sorry. Also, you know, good luck! You’ll do great. 1. You tell yourself: “Don’t freak out.” We’ll get through this together. ReactionGIFs 2. You freak out. On second thought…okay, freak out a little bit. Giphy 3. You fall in love with coffee. Caffeine! That’s a... Continue reading Studying for Finals: The 12 College Student Stages