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Tag: Gwen M. Greene Center for Career Education and Connections

Funded internships open doors to graduate schools, career paths, and personal growth

Funded internships open doors to graduate schools, career paths, and personal growth

November 8, 2022

With University and donor funding providing a “financial bridge,” equitable access to internships helps Rochester students preview their futures.

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How to get a job after college: 5 tips for juniors and seniors

How to get a job after college: 5 tips for juniors and seniors

April 26, 2022

Rochester’s Jodyi Wren, a career education professional with more than 15 years of experience, offers tips for current students and recent graduates.

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College seniors hitting the job market should follow these tips

College seniors hitting the job market should follow these tips

November 19, 2021

Rochester’s career center director says the pandemic has opened up new opportunities, but graduates must be flexible.

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Rochester students devise innovative solutions to partner organizations’ challenges

Rochester students devise innovative solutions to partner organizations’ challenges

October 1, 2021

The third Innovation Challenge featured 20 student teams and six community organizations, including Foodlink, City Roots Community Land Trust, and the M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence.

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Members of University community honored at Gwennie Awards

Members of University community honored at Gwennie Awards

May 26, 2021

The annual awards, back this year after being cancelled in 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, celebrate those who support the mission of the University’s Gwen M. Greene Center for Career Education and Connections.

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Five tips for students navigating a rocky job market

Five tips for students navigating a rocky job market

September 9, 2020

While many of life’s normal interactions may be taking place from a distance, building relationships and being persistent are a few key takeaways, says director of Rochester’s Greene Center for Career Education and Connections.

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Graduating students: Lean on University community

Graduating students: Lean on University community

June 9, 2020

University of Rochester students graduating in a recession need to cast a wide net and lean on the University community during the search process, says Greene Center executive director Joe Testani.

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Greene Center helps students retain summer internships

Greene Center helps students retain summer internships

June 9, 2020

Despite the pandemic, the Greene Center helps connects students with opportunities to pursue life and career interests.

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Finding a job during a recession? We’ve been there

Finding a job during a recession? We’ve been there

June 9, 2020

University of Rochester alumni who graduated during the Great Recession of 2008–09 offer tips for finding a job during a recession.

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Students, faculty, staff, alumni honored at Gwennies Awards

Students, faculty, staff, alumni honored at Gwennies Awards

April 12, 2019

The Gwen M. Greene Center for Career Education and Connections presented its third annual awards to partners and individuals who exemplify the career center’s values.

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