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2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholars Announced

The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities announced the 44 students from 34 HBCUs today, each of whom is being recognized as a 2019 HBCU Competitiveness Scholar. In a press release, Johnathan Holifield, explained the competitive focus of the award … Read More…

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20 Pieces of REAL Advice for a College Freshman

From the desk of the Dean…(Updated for the Class of 2023) In a few weeks, summer will end and you will become a college freshman.  You won’t be alone. Thousands of new college freshmen will file onto college campuses and populate college residence … Read More…

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Know What Employers Want this Fall Recruiting Season

Do you know what employers want from job applicants, especially college students who they are interviewing for internships or jobs after graduation next summer? You should know! Learn here and then go meet recruiters in the career center on your campus and create an email … Read More…

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70% of Employers Looking at Job Applicant Social Media Accounts

Recent Career Builder survey confirms what you already know – Employers are looking at applicant social media accounts.  The number is up from 60% in 2016 to 70% in 2017.  We can only assume it will keep growing.   What’s good about employers … Read More…

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Career Placement Center on Campus – Can They Help?

Although the trend has shifted away from the use of the word “placement” in the names of career offices on college campuses, your college or university may still have an office called “Career Placement Center”. Even if the staff there doesn’t use that … Read More…

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College Majors in Demand

The National Association of Colleges and Employers survey shows that almost 100% of those employers surveyed planned to hire new graduates coming out of the class of 2017. Which College Majors in Demand from Class of 2017? The list below shows the percentage … Read More…

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