Miss out on the Career Fair last week? 3 Ways to live vicariously!



Last Wednesday, 90 employers from the for-profit, non-profit and government fields visited campus for our Winter Career Fair in Gates Field House. We were glad to see around 500 DU students and alumni take advantage of this awesome opportunity to …

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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How Many Internships do Employers Expect?

One of the best things you can do as an undergraduate liberal arts student is to get an internship (or two!) before you graduate. Consider the following statistics:

50% of employers expect students to have TWO or more internships by …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Assistant Director of the University Career Center Heidi Perman
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First NIKE Visit to DU a Winner!

Over a hundred students from a wide variety of majors packed Rieman Theater in the Margery Reed Building on February 5th to join the NIKE Meet Up and learn about amazing job and internship opportunities with this hot international company!  Jennifer Wilson, …

By Sue Hinkin
Sue Hinkin Executive Director of Career Services Sue Hinkin
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Don’t Miss the Professional Attire Fair Today!

 Today is the Professional Attire Fair- Don’t miss out!

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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5 Steps to Make an Impression with Employers

At career fairs, you may only have three minutes to market yourself—are you ready?  There will be over 75 companies represented at the Career & Internship Fair on February 18th. Employers expect students to have professional dress, thoughtful questions, a …

By Rebecca Damas
Rebecca Damas Assistant Director of the University Career Center Rebecca Damas
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Why Employers Love Colorado and DU Grads Opt to Stay

Every year the annual DU Graduate Engagement Survey (reporting first jobs 6 months post-graduation) finds that 75% of our grads choose to stay and work on the Front Range.  Employers are jumping on the Colorado Cool bus, too.  Along with four seasons of sunshine, …

By Sue Hinkin
Sue Hinkin Executive Director of Career Services Sue Hinkin
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Liberal Arts Salaries Grow in 2014

Do you wonder what you can expect to make as a liberal arts graduate? Check out this Wall Street Journal article titled The Liberal Arts Majors That Pay the Most to see trends by area of study. National salaries for …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Assistant Director of the University Career Center Heidi Perman
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Top Majors for 2015 from NACE

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) just published their Job Outlook 2015 report.  The top bachelor’s degree majors in demand this year are:

1.  Finance
2.  Accounting
3.  Computer Science
4.  Mechanical Engineering
5.  Business Administration and Management …

By Sue Hinkin
Sue Hinkin Executive Director of Career Services Sue Hinkin
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Take the Path to your Next Step on February 13th!

By Ryan Stine, MA in Accountancy, class of 2014

I started my internship search almost three years ago, but I remember it like it was yesterday. I applied to over 35 positions and obtained almost 20 interviews; I interviewed with …

By Helena Karchere
Helena Karchere Career Services Marketing and Events Manager Helena Karchere
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#needaninternship!

New Year, new event on campus!  For anyone pursuing an internship right now, I think you may agree that it can be a very overwhelming process and easily frustrating.  The Career Center is offering a new version of its “How …

By Rebecca Damas
Rebecca Damas Assistant Director of the University Career Center Rebecca Damas
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