How—and When—to Include Projects on Your Resume (Plus Examples!)

If you’ve completed a project you’re especially proud of, it’s natural to want to show it off on your resume—and it might even help you land your next job. Projects that potentially belong on your resume can come from your …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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How to Add Extracurricular Activities to Your Resume—So They Actually Help Your Job Search

When you’re writing a resume, your education and past jobs are far from the only things that matter. The truth is, the past experiences and skills that employers care about can come from a number of places. And particularly when …

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Career Services and Resources for Alumni (through June 30, 2022)

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 only available to undergraduate alumni who graduated within the last 12 months:
One resume/cover …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager
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Employers Want to See These Attributes on Students’ Resumes

Career services practitioners should advise their college students seeking full-time employment after graduation to craft a well-written resume. Why? In part, because employers responding to NACE’s Job Outlook 2019 survey said they will seek evidence of solid written communication skills on their …

By Christina Moreschi
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Sample Reference List for Employment

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7 Ways to Address Your Cover Letter That Aren’t “To Whom It May Concern”

To Whom It May Concern: I am applying for this job I found at this company that I spent so little time researching I can’t quite remember what role is open and I’m not positive I know the name of …

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Beyond the Boro: Kevin Harroun ’22 & Page Karsteter ’23

Edinboro students Page Karsteter (pictured left) a Fermentation Sciences/Biochemistry major and Kevin Harroun (pictured right) Fermentation Sciences major are brewing up a batch of IPA outside of Cooper Science Center on April 12.

 Karsteter interned last summer at Flood Zone …
By Christina Moreschi
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How to Prepare Your “Elevator Pitch”

One of the best things you can do ahead of any virtual event is to prepare a few talking points to succinctly make the case about why you’re a great candidate. The employers that you meet with want to learn …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr Graduate Assistant
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Entry-level roles in Social Media, Analytics, Web Design, and more!

Are you interested in pursuing a career in digital marketing, social media, analytics, web design and development, content marketing…etc? WebFX is actively hiring for entry-level roles for upcoming grads!

Who We Are

WebFX is a digital marketing agency in Harrisburg, …

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Become an AmeriCorps VISTA with Lake Effect Leaders in July 2022

Are you interested in serving your nation and community after graduation in May 2022? If yes, this may be the opportunity for you.

As an AmeriCorps Volunteer in Service to America (VISTA), you have the chance to work on …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr Graduate Assistant
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3 Tips for Fighting Interview Fear

Interview fear is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s natural, stemming from the human desire to seek approval and validation. So, first, when trying to deal with your interview fear, it’s important to recognize that interview fear is …

By Natalie Fisher - Firsthand
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How to Begin a Conversation with an Alumni Mentor

Edinboro University alumni are always giving back to their alma mater in meaningful ways through our annual fund, volunteer opportunities, and scholarship donations. The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning and the Office of Alumni Engagement are excited to …

By Christina Moreschi
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8 Ways to Stand Out at a Career Fair

Standing out—in a positive way—is no easy task. When you’re piled into a packed auditorium and competing with hundreds of other job seekers for just a few minutes of a recruiter’s attention, it’s crucial to show up prepared, ready to …

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Great Students Don’t Necessarily Make Great Employees—Here’s Why

Katie Parrott’s college career advisor used to put her in the category of “ostrich person.” The term was reserved, she recalls, for students who’d “stick their head in the sand and pretend that school was never going to end.”

In …

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