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Exploring Your Career Path with UO International Alumni

July 22, 2020

By Hongye Zhai and Zara Pastos

In this widespread pandemic context, international students are facing a pivotal challenge in planning their career paths. Many things in their lives are full of uncertainty at this time, and their career planning is especially being greatly affected by the current situation. The University of Oregon Career Center provides career consulting and...

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Looking for a Job? These Companies are Hiring Right Now

June 11, 2020

By Johanna Seasonwein, PhD, Associate Director of Employer Engagement 
 
It’s no secret that the global pandemic has upended our economy, and some of the industries that traditionally hire lots of graduating college seniors—travel, hospitality, entertainment—have had to temporarily institute hiring freezes or delay start dates.

But there are many companies that...

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Experience is EVERYWHERE!

June 10, 2020

By Holly Tate, Job and Internship Developer, and Colleen Lewis, Events Coordinator

Summer is just around the corner! Looks a little different than you were imagining, huh? Whether you are back in your hometown or living the quarantine life here in Eugene, this summer is still FILLED with potential and opportunities for you to build up the skills and experiences needed to help...

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Five Tips for Making Meaningful Connections at Virtual Networking Events

June 10, 2020

By Johanna Seasonwein, Associate Director for Employer Engagement

1. Prep your space (and your tech)

Take a good look at the space around you. What will the people on the other side of the camera see and hear? Make sure you have a quiet space where you can close the door and let others around you know you’ll be on a video call. And check for clutter—no one wants to...

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