First Generation and/or Low-Income

About Me – Director of Inclusive Career Development Donnell Turner

“Don’t trade your authenticity for the approval of others.”

 – Moushmi Roy

Hi, my name is Donnell Turner, the new Director of Inclusive Career Development at the Loeb Center for Career Exploration and Planning. I’m eager to share insights from …

By Donnell Turner
Donnell Turner Director of Inclusive Career Development
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What I Did This Summer

This summer I was able to secure a 10-week internship with The Equity Project Charter School. This internship was especially fulfilling for me because I attended TEP Charter School from grades 5th-8th. 

I am currently a senior at Amherst College. …

By Cindy Rosario
Cindy Rosario Peer Career Advisor
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Connect with Arts & Communication Program Director, Carla Costa

I’m excited for another semester of connecting with students who are interested in exploring and pursuing careers in arts and communication.,

By Carla Costa
Carla Costa Program Director, Careers in Arts and Communication
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Career Resources

A reception for first generation and/or low-income students coordinated by QuestBridge, First Generation Association, and the Office of Campus Diversity …

This session welcomes families of first generation students to the Amherst community and to celebrate this momentous occasion. There will …

As part of Amherst College’s commitment to diversity, the Office of Admission hosts Access to Amherst (A2A) for one weekend …

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First Floor College Hall
155 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002