Attention International and Bilingual Students – Recruiting Event for YOU in the Manhattan Campus!

Hongkun USA

Hongkun USA will be in the Manhattan Campus on Thursday, September 26th from 4-5pm in room 403A to discuss internships and job opportunities – and they are looking for international and bilingual students!

There are opportunities in marketing, social media, graphic …

By Mariana Ayerbe
Mariana Ayerbe Associate Director of Career and Professional Development, Manhattan Campus Mariana Ayerbe
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College Nannies & Tutors Recruitment & Pizza!!

College Nannies + Tutors Event

College Nannies and Sitters will be hosting a recruitment event for the Human Servies and Education Community on September 25th from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm in the Vitale Skills Lab (located in MH). These are great opportunities, especially if …

By Allen Rossetti
Allen Rossetti Career Coach Allen Rossetti
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National Rehabilitation Awareness Week: Sept 16-22, 2019

professional theapist

It’s National Rehabilitation Awareness Week! For those seeking to become occupational or physical therapist, this is the week to celebrate the profession and dig a little deeper to consider the values of rehabilitation on those who need it. The National …

By Joi Sampson
Joi Sampson Associate Director of Career and Professional Development Joi Sampson
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The GOAT internship at HACU

HACU cover photo

*GOAT* Greatest of All Time

HACU – What is it? 

“The Champions of Hispanic success in higher education”.  HACU stands for the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.  Mercy College is one of HACU’s Hispanic Serving Institution members (go Mavs!).


By Sara Shepherd
Sara Shepherd Employer Relationship Manager, Career and Professional Development Sara Shepherd
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Welcome Back – Let’s Make Fall 2019 EPIC!

Trivia Night (2)

The Accounting, Finance, and Business (AFB) Student Advisory Board welcomes you back to campus! It’s been an awesome summer, but we are ready to get back to the grind. There are seven different industry-based career communities that you can join! …

By Meghan Mickiewicz
Meghan Mickiewicz President Meghan Mickiewicz
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Advice for First-Generation Students

Gina graduate

As a member of the Career and Professional Development (CPD) team at Mercy College, I have the privilege of working with some of the most hard-working, determined and ambitious students. I am a first-generation college graduate. My parents migrated to …

By Gina Villazhinay
Gina Villazhinay Senior Career Specialist Gina Villazhinay
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Communication Tips For Interacting With Potential Employers


You did it! You finally found a great internship or job that you’ll be applying for, and you want to make the best possible impression on the potential employer.

Well, the impression you create begins with the very first communication.  …

By Julia Wexler
Julia Wexler Director of Employer Relations Julia Wexler
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The Criminal Justice Major to Career Map

Criminal Justice Major to Career Map

Greetings All,

I hope that you have enjoyed your time away from classes, the time to gear up and plan for a successful year is now!  This month the focus is on a great online resource designed with you in …

By Marguerite Busetti
Marguerite Busetti Associate Director of Career and Professional Development, Dobbs Ferry Campus Marguerite Busetti
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How to Leverage Volunteering for Professional Development


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 explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Back to School Tips!

on time

You know the feeling – the days are not as hot anymore, the sun is rising later, it’s almost time to come back to school. I am sure you want this to be your best semester – best year – yet so here …

By Mariana Ayerbe
Mariana Ayerbe Associate Director of Career and Professional Development, Manhattan Campus Mariana Ayerbe
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