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How to Explain COVID-19 Employment Gaps on Your Resume

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You are a hardworking Mercy student who lost their job when the pandemic hit last March. That is a very hard blow to recover from. And maybe, despite your best efforts, the universe has not permitted your re-entry into the …

By Samantha Karpiloff
Samantha Karpiloff Career Specialist Samantha Karpiloff
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Join the United States Secret Service

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The U.S. Secret Service is a national security organization protecting our country’s leaders, foreign heads of state, the nation’s financial infrastructure. They also patrol and secure national events. Becoming a member of the Service requires long hours of hard work …

By Samantha Karpiloff
Samantha Karpiloff Career Specialist Samantha Karpiloff
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APPLYING TO LAW SCHOOL DURING A PANDEMIC

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Recent Mercy College graduate Keyana Griffith was motivated to become a lawyer since her freshman year. Pursuing legal courses allowed her to venture into this profession in order to gain a deeper knowledge and love for the subject. Furthermore, her …

By Gianella Brignoni
Gianella Brignoni Student Advisory Board Member Gianella Brignoni
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ATTENDING LAW SCHOOL DURING A PANDEMIC

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Pamina Chatram is currently a 2L law student at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, and is part of the January accelerated program. Pamina pursued legal courses as an undergraduate and became motivated to become a lawyer …

By Evelyn Romero
Evelyn Romero Student Advisory Board Member Evelyn Romero
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Business Etiquette for Employer Events (Virtual and In-Person)

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Employers who volunteer their time to speak with Mercy students during informational sessions and recruiting events are eager to meet with and develop relationships with our students.  It’s important to understand their objectives so that you can get the most …

By Julia Wexler
Julia Wexler Director of Employer Relations Julia Wexler
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