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#BeyondtheBoro

Fighting scots are using their undergraduate degrees to land careers in their field, experience hands-on internships, or to pursue graduate degrees. Discover how an Edinboro education can lead to your own success story.

EU’s more than 65,000 alumni live in all 50 states and 61 countries around the world. Our graduates are government officials, Disney animators, federal agents, medical professionals, acclaimed artists and college presidents as well as leaders in business, education, science, criminal justice and countless other fields.

High Employment Rates

95% of Edinboro University graduates
are employed or continuing their education
within one year of graduating.

Higher Salaries

Starting salary for Edinboro graduates
outranks the national average
for entry-level positions.</p

Should You Go to Grad School? 5 Things to Consider in the COVID Era

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During times of economic weakness or uncertainty, many graduate programs see their applications swell. There are already signs that the economic strain brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic will drive the same kind of increased interest in graduate school.

While …

By Patrick Mullane - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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The Value of Mentorship: Creating Opportunities for People of Color

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Illustrated by Marian Blair

Mentoring can play a crucial role in our professional success, and this is especially true for people of color. Due to the disparity in diversity of representation within leadership combined with a lack of access to …

By Dr. Waajida L. Small - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
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How Will a Biden Presidency Affect International Students’ Job Search?

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It’s been more than a week since Joe Biden was elected the 46th president of the United States. Following Biden’s successful presidential bid, we spoke with international student career expert Marcelo Barros to get a sense of how a Biden …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Remote Paid Internships Available with Silicon Valley-based Company Jiffy.ai

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Thanks to efforts by Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA), students in rural American will have increased access to paid internships with Silicon Valley-based employers and technology companies. One such company, Jiffy. ai, is offering up to three paid remote internships, all …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Introducing Featured Alumni Career Mentors

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The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning and Office of Alumni Engagement are excited to launch a new initiative in the fall of 2020 – Featured Alumni Career Mentors! Many alumni have reached out to Edinboro to express interest …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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10+ Student Loan Forgiveness Programs That Discharge Loans

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Original Article: https://www.nerdwallet.com/article/loans/student-loans/student-loan-forgiveness

Student loan forgiveness might seem too good to be true, but there are legitimate ways to get it through free government programs.

The following options are available only to borrowers with federal student loans. Some programs have …

By Teddy Nykiel
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How to Leverage Volunteering for Professional Development

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Altruism is at the core of volunteerism. Whether it be caring for a cause or for others, the opportunity to have broader impact is rewarding. You might be wondering how such a selfless act can be self-serving? But can volunteering—by …

By Imani Darden - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Beyond the Boro Story Submission

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Are you a Fighting Scot who wants to share your #beyondtheboro success story with the world? Share your story below to be included in our alumni success campaign, “Beyond the Boro”!

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Career Service Hours

M 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
T 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
W 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
TH 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Contact & Location

Phone
(814) 732-2781
Address

Baron-Forness Library, 2nd Floor, Learning Commons
200 Tartan Road
Please note that this location will close at the conclusion of the spring 2021 semester. New location will be announced soon!
Edinboro, PA 16444