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Global Internships

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Here at Career Services, we definitely encourage students to complete at least one internship before they graduate. But what if you’re interested in study abroad as well? Of course, you could always do a study abroad and an internship at different times, but another great option is to do an internship abroad! OSU’s Study Abroad [...]

Panama Experience: Volunteer Abroad

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Freshman year caused drastic alterations in my life. Being away from my home of 18 years, including all family, most of my friends, my loving Great Dane/Pit Bull…it was difficult for me. I spent my four years of high school involved in a variety of volunteer activities, ranging from being a member of the PAL’s [...]

Career Services Resource Library

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Here at Career Services, not only do we offer professional one-on-one career counseling, resume/cover letter critiques, mock interviews, and career assessments, but we also house a new well-renovated, cozy space that serves as the Career Resource Library. The new Resource Library has been a great addition to the lobby of Career Services and it offers [...]

Why Study Abroad?

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Here are 10 reasons why you should consider studying abroad…. 1. Study abroad is the optimal way to learn a language. The language on a daily basis will surround you. 2. Study abroad provides the opportunity to travel. It allows you to venture and see what the country has to offer. 3. Study abroad allows [...]

Turning the Career Fair into a Job

Monday, February 21st, 2011

The Career Fair is a great place to talk to potential employers. You know you will have the opportunity to talk to many employers, but how exactly do you turn the Career Fair into a job? Below are some ways you can stand out! Dress for Success- Appearance plays a big part in the way [...]

Life is calling. How far will you go?

Friday, February 4th, 2011

When I was ten years old my grandpa and I went to Honduras to visit my aunt, who was serving in the Peace Corps. During the two weeks I was there I learned a few key phrases in Spanish (¿donde esta el bano?), experienced a new culture, made new friends, learned how to make tortillas [...]

Volunteering: Benefits and Suggestions

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Posted by Bobbi Meyer, Career Services Graduate Assistant Volunteering is a powerful act that benefits not only those being served, but those providing the service.  As you mold a career identity and prepare yourself for life after college, volunteering can play a key in role in your development.  This post will help you explore the [...]

Peace Corps Volunteer

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Sometimes a job search can seem like a daunting process. Turning in multiple applications for a position you’re not even sure you want to pursue can seem discouraging. So, why are you going through this process? Do you think this will lead to great happiness and success for you? Have you considered other options? Have [...]

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