Topic: CareerLAB

BrownConnect celebrates five-year anniversary

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BrownConnect celebrates five-year anniversary

November 15, 2019 0 comments

For two hours on Thursday, the CareerLAB found itself at the center of Brown’s party scene, as attendees poured into 167 Angell St. to celebrate the five-year anniversary of BrownConnect — an initiative that provides students with internships, funding opportunities and alumni connections.

Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

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Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

September 30, 2018 1 comment

To the Editor: Over the last few days, readers of The Herald have witnessed a heated online debate unravel over Brown’s recruiting culture, specifically with regard to consulting.

Foster ’19: Don’t fall into the fall recruiting trap

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Foster ’19: Don’t fall into the fall recruiting trap

September 24, 2018 1 comment

The career fair is today. As Brown students weave through a sea of recruiters, they’re likely to see table after table of technology, finance and consulting companies. These large, moneyed corporations have something very attractive to offer students — certainty.

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Vilsan ’19: Relationships 101

April 23, 2018 0 comments

Let’s talk about relationships. The word has romantic connotations, but in reality, relationships are central to every part of our lives, from the personal to the professional.

ISE*CON was CareerLAB’s first CareerCon for international students. The event concluded a series of four CareerCons for different identity groups.

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ISE*CON offers int’l students career support

March 11, 2018 0 comments

Students from all over the world joined alums and faculty at 85 Waterman St. and Brown/RISD Hillel Sunday for ISE*CON, CareerLAB’s first CareerCon geared toward international students.

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Savello ’18: Toward a broader job search

January 24, 2018 1 comment

As the spring semester begins, students are scrambling to secure summer internships and post-graduation positions.

LGBTQ+ students report less confidence entering workforce

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LGBTQ+ students report less confidence entering workforce

December 5, 2017 0 comments

LGBTQ+ applicants may need to decide whether or not to come out to potential employers before having gauged the inclusivity of a particular workplace.

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Handshake replaces JIB, streamlines CareerLAB services

September 6, 2017 0 comments

Over the summer, CareerLAB released Handshake, which aims to be a more integrated platform than its predecessor.

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Colby ’20: Internship inequities

April 20, 2017 2 comments

The conclusion of spring semester is, for many, a joyous moment. For others it signals an impending deadline to find a summer internship.

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Vilsan ’19: The young and the restless

March 14, 2017 0 comments

With CareerLAB strategically placed in the middle of campus, most Brown graduates feel confident stepping of college and into the real world.