Career Center News & Announcements

The One Statistic Women Need to Know When Applying for Jobs

If you're a woman thinking about the job (or internship!) search, read these helpful observations from Saqi Mehta, Career Center Associate Director of Employer Relations. Next, schedule an appointment with a career advisor for help in reflecting on how your interests and experiences match with a potential employer's needs.

Join the Tufts Career Networking Group on LinkedIn

Moderated by the Tufts Career Center, the Tufts Career Networking group is a great place to ask for career advice, set up informational interviews, conduct company research, and get information related to your job/internship search. New to LinkedIn? Read our advice for building a profile that will showcase your competencies and experience.

Schedule an Appointment with a Career Advisor in Handshake

Making an appointment with a career advisor is easier than ever! Log into Handshake and select Appointments in the top nav Career Center menu. Choose a Category and an Appointment Type, pick a date and you'll see the names of available advisors. And as always, we offer lots of drop-in times (no appointment necessary).

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Tufts Internship Profiles

The Career Center has collected more than 800 internship profiles through annual editions of the TIP Book, and they're packed with advice from Tufts students for Tufts students. Read about summer paid & unpaid internships in the arts, communications/media, education, engineering, finance, government, law, nonprofits, research, startups and more. In addition to talking about their daily tasks, students answer questions about what they enjoyed, what they found challenging and how YOU can land a similar position. Check out the TIP Book today!

Considering Gap Year Options?

Many organizations offer 'gap year' jobs, which are short-term positions (1-2 years) following graduation. You're already familiar with some of these employers -- the Peace Corps, Teach For America and others -- but did you know that opportunities are available for a wide range of career interests? Check out our Fellowships and Gap Year page for tools that will help you research options in fields like entrepreneurship, education, health care, public policy, STEM and more.

Communication Skills -- Emails, Informational Interviews & More

What is at the top of employers' lists of must-have attributes for job and internship candidates? If you guessed communication skills, you'd be correct! Strengthen your skills with these resources: