Explore Your Interests - Junior/Senior

Welcome to the Explore Your Interests page! This space is designed for juniors and seniors seeking to fine-tune their future careers. Whether you’re in between different industries or still exploring your career options, our resources are designed to assist you in finding your way. 

Start by reading our featured articles that discuss relatable topics related to general career experience, no matter the industry. Or roam the page to discover resources that emphasize that career planning and job hunting are deeply personal processes and strategies to conquer the job and internship process.

We understand your path will reflect your unique interests, goals, and timelines. Recognizing the need for a tailored plan that matches your ambitions, skills, and desired industry is crucial in navigating the broad spectrum of opportunities and establishing your professional niche.

The Loeb Center offers engaging informational sessions with employers, access to knowledgeable advisors, and valuable resources to help you gradually narrow your career focus. If you would like to speak with a career advisor who specializes in juniors and seniors who are undecided about their careers, please schedule an appointment with Director of Inclusive Career Development Donnell Turner.

Do You Still Need to Write a Cover Letter?

This article emphasizes the importance of including a cover letter when applying for jobs, despite conflicting information online. It highlights employers’ expectations and perceptions of cover letters.

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center
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Growth Mindset-A Key to Success

We all face challenges and changes—and we have had plenty of both lately—but it is how we cope and respond that helps frame our next steps. One approach worth exploring is having a growth mindset rather than a fixed mindset. …

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5 ways juniors can take advantage of career services

It’s finally your junior year of college. You’re more than halfway finished with your undergraduate courses. Woohoo!

You can certainly breathe a sigh of relief and feel a sense of accomplishment, but you have some serious career-related tasks to accomplish …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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