Teacher Interviews 1.0

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Many people who are in the education field will tell you the interview process can be long and tedious. When compared to interviews in other industries, education interviews are often longer and include different questions. This blog post discusses parts …

By Allen Rossetti
Allen Rossetti Career Counselor Allen Rossetti
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WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY – March 19

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WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY

The second Tuesday in March has been designated as World Social Work Day. A global organization of social workers come together for social justice, human rights and social development all through the promotion of best practices in …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations, Career and Professional Development Shannon Hargrove
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NATIONAL CERTIFIED NURSES DAY – March 19

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National Certified Nurses Day is observed every March 19th.   Every day lives are effected because of the care of certified nurses.

Certified nurses dedicate their entire careers to helping others and often work long hard hours. National Certified Nurses …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations, Career and Professional Development Shannon Hargrove
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The Sophomore Slump | Spring 2019 Events

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According to the Education Advisory Board (EAB), “sophomore slump” is a real thing and accounts for six percent of students who run a higher risk of transferring during their second year. Sophomore slump is when a student loses some of …

By Gina Villazhinay
Gina Villazhinay Senior Career Specialist of Career and Professional Development Gina Villazhinay
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The Best Cover Letter Examples for Every Type of Job Seeker

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With Spring Recruiting heating up for you, this is the time to evaluate the documents that you may need for an effective Job and Internship search.  I am frequently asked about a cover letter and how to compose one.  I …

By Marguerite Busetti
Marguerite Busetti Associate Director of Career and Professional Development, Bronx Campus Marguerite Busetti
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NATIONAL REGISTERED DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST DAY – March 13

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NATIONAL REGISTERED DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST DAY

Observed annually on the second Wednesday in March, National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day celebrates the contributions of these medical professionals.

For more and complete information, click on the links below:
https://www.eatright.org/food/resources/national-nutrition-month/registered-dietitian-nutrition-day

HOW TO OBSERVE

Use …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations, Career and Professional Development Shannon Hargrove
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40 Mercy Students Win Brand New Lord and Taylor Suits

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This February, Career gave away 40 brand new Lord and Taylor Suits to Mercy students at the Manhattan, Bronx and Dobbs Ferry Campuses. Students also competed against each other, testing their knowledge of professional etiquette, to win a Big Suit …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations, Career and Professional Development Shannon Hargrove
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It’s Internship Grant Time!

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An internship offers a variety of benefits to students. Among which include:

Real world exposure to a career field or industry
A chance to build your resume with new skills and experiences
Opportunities to network with professionals in an industry  …

By Joi Sampson
Joi Sampson Associate Director of Career and Professional Development Joi Sampson
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How to Work a Career Fair

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The big Spring Career Fair is right around the corner!  March 14th from 1:30-3:30 in the Rotunda on the Dobbs Ferry Campus.  How ready will you be?

Attending your first career fair can be scary.  You walk into large room …

By Sara Shepherd
Sara Shepherd Employer Relationship Manager, Career and Professional Development Sara Shepherd
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Bank of America Informational Session | January 31

On January 31, seventeen School of Business students attended an informational session at Bank of America. Students got the opportunity to meet and greet with Bank of America executives. They learned about training programs and job opportunities. This event …

By Gina Villazhinay
Gina Villazhinay Senior Career Specialist of Career and Professional Development Gina Villazhinay
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