Career Services and Resources for Alumni

The staff in the Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning offers limited career development support to alumni of Edinboro University. Read on to learn more!

The following are available to alumni (undergraduate only) who graduated within the last 12 …

By Christina Moreschi
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First-Generation College Grads Face More Hurdles in the Job Market

CHRISTELLE LOUIS’ SINGLE mother, a Haitian immigrant and certified nursing assistant at a nursing home, never went to college. But she always pushed her daughter to get the education she needed for a good job—maybe as a doctor or an …

By Christina Moreschi
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Average Salary by Education Level: The Value of a College Degree

By Tim Stobierski
June 2, 2020
https://www.northeastern.edu/bachelors-completion/news/average-salary-by-education-level/

If you’re considering going back to college, you may be considering the various arguments for and against the value of earning a bachelor’s degree.

Many professionals cite “the ability to make more money” as …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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What It Really Means When Companies Say ‘Pay Is Competitive’ In Job Listings

If you look for a job long enough, you’re bound to run into the phrase “pay is competitive.”

This vaguely promising but subjective line appeared in more than 500 job …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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New Faculty Members Join Wabash-EU Alum

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Jessica Mohl, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

Mohl earned her bachelor’s degree in the fine arts from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and master’s from the University of North Texas. Her focus of study was …

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Employers and Graduate Schools are Welcome to Attend the Largest Career Fair in Western PA

Fall WestPACS Virtual Collegiate Career Fair
October 13, 2021
11 am – 4 pm
Via Handshake

Employers and Graduate Schools are Welcome to Attend the Largest Career Fair in Western Pennsylvania

Dear Employer and Graduate School Recruiters,
We are excited …
By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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The Best Ways to Talk About Your COVID-19 Layoff in a Resume, Cover Letter, or Interview (With Examples!)

Job searching while you don’t currently have a job always comes with worries about how potential employers will look at this gap. Unfortunately, even though it’s unfair and irrational, there are some companies that may discriminate against unemployed people when …

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The 10 Best Cities for Gen-Zers to Start a Successful Life and Career

Graduation season approaches, which means soon a whole new crop of educated, ambitious young people will be released on the country. Where should they settle down to start their adult lives? 

By Christina Moreschi
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8 Tips to Fight That Zoom Fatigue (Because All Those Video Meetings Are Exhausting)

If you’ve been working remotely for any amount of time, chances are you’ve experienced some kind of “Zoom fatigue.”

We probably don’t need to explain it to you, but just in case: The phrase Zoom fatigue refers to “an overall …

By Kate Bratskeir - The Muse
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Why Writing Skills Are Important for Every Job—and How to Improve Yours

Have you ever sent an email no one seemed to understand that ended up derailing the timeline for an entire project? Or written a report that you then had to explain verbally to everyone after they read it?

Even if …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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10 Great Jobs for People With Biology Degrees—Because You Don’t Have to Be a Biologist

If you have a biology degree—or you’re about to get one—you may feel like there are only a few jobs that you’re suited for, and almost all of them require further schooling. But as a biology major, you’re qualified for …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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