10 Ways Summer Can Help You In Your Career

Posted in on June 15th, 2016 by .

How to be productive this summer

By Emilee Smith G’16 School is out for summer, yippee! But just because classes are finished and the sun is shining doesn’t mean you should take a three-month break from productivity. These summer months are a great time to get ahead for the coming academic year and gain experiences for your future career. Here’s 10... Read more

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Assembling Your Portfolio

Posted in , on May 4th, 2016 by .

Building a portfolio

By Emilee Smith G’16 Portfolios come in all shapes and sizes. Some are digital and display designs and videos while others are presented on paper, featuring art projects or written music compositions. Looking past the differing displays and varying content, there are several pieces that every portfolio should contain. Whether you are an art major... Read more

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Post-grad Plans…and #HireOrange Opportunities!

Posted in , , , on May 7th, 2015 by .

By Kim Brown, Assistant Director, Alumni Programs Congratulations, Class of 2015! Be proud of all that you have accomplished and excited for what’s ahead! We’d love to share in your celebrations. What are your post-graduation plans? Are you traveling? Spending time with family? Starting a new job? Heading to grad school? Share your news with... Read more

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All The World’s A Stage…And Teachers Are Players, Too

Posted in , on April 1st, 2015 by .

Jaimie Salkovitch '05 dancing with one of her students.

Guest post by Jaimie Salkovitch ’05 As a musical theater major at Syracuse University, I never imagined that my audience would one day be a room full of first graders from Brooklyn. After I graduated with my B.F.A., I worked nights and spent my days auditioning for shows in New York City. I loved the... Read more

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How to Research Companies for #SUCareerWeek

Posted in , on January 28th, 2015 by .

Students walking around the career fair

By Magnolia Salas ’12 Syracuse University Career Week is next week! Be sure to leave a good impression on recruiters by doing your research before you step foot in Goldstein Auditorium for any of the fairs. No matter what fair you plan on attending, take a look at what companies will be on campus recruiting.... Read more

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Looking Ahead: Majors, Workshops, & Fairs

Posted in , , on March 5th, 2014 by .

By Magnolia Salas Spring break is around the corner and we are sure you are looking forward to a week-long rest. But as you get ready to pause, don’t pause in your job or internship search. Take the time next week to build new relationships, discuss your career aspirations with friends and family and reflect... Read more

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With a dash of luck (…a blog post about landing a job)

Posted in , , , on June 15th, 2012 by .

By Alison Neufang, Class of 2012 The spring semester was a rough one for me. I had one of the toughest classes I’ve taken. I was also taking the capstone advertising course. I was part of three semester-long teams, and we know how much we all love team projects. Mostly, I was just staving off... Read more

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From college books to Booz Allen…job search tips from a new grad!

Posted in , , on June 5th, 2012 by .

By Ariana Yuen, Class of 2012 As senior year rolled in, I was overwhelmed with the questions, the lecturing and sheer thoughts regarding my post-grad plans. To say that the job search is stressful is an understatement and if you enter senior year without concrete plans (as I did) and are a complete worrywart (as... Read more

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Headhunters and your job hunt

Posted in , on May 23rd, 2012 by .

By Chuck Reutlinger, Associate Director “All you need to do is find a good headhunter who will find you a job.” I’ve regularly heard young alumni, new grads and some students cite this piece of advice that they have usually received from peers, friends and family members. While there certainly are employment services out there... Read more

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