8 Ways AI Will Transform Job Search for Students, Recent Grads

(from College Recruiter, May 24, 2023)

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The proliferation of artificial intelligence (AI) technology like ChatGPT is transforming various aspects of life, including how students and recent graduates apply to part-time, seasonal, internship, and other early career job opportunities. …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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Explaining Gaps in Employment for Parenting Roles

by Jane Kellogg Murray, Indeed, April 7, 2023

Recently I met with a student who wasn’t sure how to present a 2-year gap in their employment history. They took time out to be with their young child, a decision that …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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Hard-Working Women May Get Promoted with This One Tip

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You put in the hours. You never complain. You cross the t’s and dot the i’s, delivering quality products and services time after time. So why are you being overlooked for a promotion again and again? This quick …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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Understanding the priorities of nontraditional college students

Are you a nontraditional college student who has some concerns about your educational experience?  If so, some of them may be included in the following post about the priorities of nontraditional students.

Every year, Noel-Levitz compiles national data on the …

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O’Neill Alumni Spotlight: Grace Rimkunas

What drives you to be successful in your job every day?

In talking about her career journey, we touched on Grace’s first professional role.  When Grace was still in her graduate program, she interned for a nonprofit in Indianapolis called …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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How to Approach Your First 90 Days

You secured your job or internship for summer, now let’s make sure you do everything right in those crucial first 90 days! Click here for a brief video and access to a very informative podcast!

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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An Undocumented Student’s Struggles & Her Success

by Alexa Maqueo Toledo

DACA rules and regulations make it tough for students to navigate opportunities like college, an option that many students take for granted. And even after college, finding the right employment opportunity is not a guarantee. This …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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5 Tips to Help You Break Into the Arts Industry

You’ve dreamed of working in the arts industry since you were a kid, sketching in your notebook, putting on skits with friends, or dancing your way through parking lots. You’re a creative person, and being surrounded by other creatives gives …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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MPA-MSES Alumni Spotlight: Meghan Ploch, Regional Director @ Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

Alum: Meghan Ploch

Organization: Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC)

Current Position: Regional Director, Office of External Affairs

Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee

Alma Maters: Indiana University, BS (2012) / Indiana University, MPA-MSES (2014)

Can you share a little bit about yourself …

By Elizabeth Gawron
Elizabeth Gawron Assistant Director of Career Services
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How to Build a Career in Sustainability

O’Neill students: Are you pursuing a career in sustainability? Sustainability is a broad and diverse field that is in high demand. Organizations are prioritizing sustainability today and will continue to in the future. But, what does sustainability look like within …

By June Coleman
June Coleman Assistant Director of Career Services
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Finding Jobs & Internships as a Economically Disadvantaged Student

Students who are economically disadvantaged may struggle for various reasons when searching for jobs and internships. This can lead to feeling defeated and unsure of your future, career-wise and financially. If you are a economically disadvantaged student, then this resource …

By Judah Burt
Judah Burt Graduate Peer Educator
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Cold Calling: Let’s Talk About It!

Cold calling for an internship… people have mixed feelings about it. Some will tell you that cold calling is a waste of time or that it’s really hit or miss. Others will say that cold calling is an excellent way …

By Aleksandra Ramōn
Aleksandra Ramōn Peer Educator
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What’s Holding Women Back at Work?

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Is it “the glass ceiling,” or something else that holds women back from getting leadership roles in business? Perhaps it’s not the ceiling that’s the issue after all, but a broken rung on the ladder to success. A …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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Opportunities for Undocumented, DACA, and TPS

Undocuprofessionals is a national community for and by the undocumented communities in all career fields.” You can search this list for jobs, internships, scholarships, and more.

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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Grad School in Your 40s? How to Get the Support You Need

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It’s a Friday afternoon, coming up on a weekend with good weather. But you’re a grad student with a family and a full-time job. You likely have laundry to do and grocery shopping, and then of course there’s …

By Juliette Kniola
Juliette Kniola Assistant Director of Career Services
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O’Neill Internship Spotlight: Shannon Halinski – Environment America

Name: Shannon Halinski 

Organization: Environment America 

Position: Federal Team Intern: PFAS Campaign 

Location: Washington, DC (Hybrid) 

Major: Law and Public Policy 

Year: Junior 

I started my first internship during my senior year of high school at the Fishers City Court. …

By Brianna Wright
Brianna Wright Peer Educator
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O’Neill Alumni Spotlight: Jessica Huseman (Senior Sustainability Analyst at Southwest Airlines)

Name: Jessica Huseman 

Organization: Southwest Airlines 

Position: Senior Sustainability Analyst 

Location: Remote but headquartered in Dallas, Texas 

Alma Mater: Bachelors of Science in Environmental Management ‘16, accelerated masters program, Masters of Public Affairs in Environmental Policy and Natural Resource Management …

By Brianna Wright
Brianna Wright Peer Educator
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