Take a Post-Graduation Gap Year with City Year


Before Allie Zatkin graduated from IU, she wasn’t really sure what she wanted to do.

“I knew I wanted to work with people and work for a mission I was passionate about, but in full transparency, I didn’t really know …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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No Live Sports, Now What!?


With live sports currently canceled for the season, sports media students may be unsure on how to further develop and practice their technical skills for their future careers? Sports Media Associate Professor, Galen Clavio, offers tips and tricks for staying …

By Sarah Cady
Sarah Cady Associate Director, Employer Relations Sarah Cady
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Email, LinkedIn & Other Templates for Reaching Out to Employers 

Person logs into LinkedIn on their cell phone

Concerns surrounding COVID-19 and public health have led to a shift in plans for many and may have brought uncertainty to your summer plans, especially regarding potential jobs and internships.

The Walter Center is committed to maintaining ongoing communication with …

By Heather Farmer
Heather Farmer Associate Director of Employer Relations, Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design Heather Farmer
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Now Hiring: Paid, Remote ‘Microinternships’ in Partnership with ParkerDewey


The Walter Center for Career Achievement is continuing to closely monitor the challenges associated with COVID-19 and its impact on student internships.  As such, we want to let you know of a new partnership we have with Parker Dewey that …

By Will Reed
Will Reed Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations Will Reed
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Senior Tiffany Xie applies English and Biology Studies in Adriane Labs Internship

T. Xie

Tiffany Xie is a double major in the College of Arts and Science, soon to graduate with a BA in English and a BS in Biology. She is interested in continuing her education in medical school and exploring how her …

By Kasey Cassle
Kasey Cassle Peer Coach Kasey Cassle
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Geography Alumnus, Entrepreneur Chris Walls Shares his Story of Patience and Passion


As co-founder and chief operating officer of 39 Degrees North (39°N), Chris Walls has taken his interests and created a business that continues to grow and thrive at new levels over 15 years later.

“A random class,” is the response …

By Brandon Barnes
Brandon Barnes Peer Coach Brandon Barnes
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Caroline Yauck Stitches Together Future Plans after Internship in Women’s Denim

Caroline Yauck

Do you own a pair of American Eagle jeans? 🙋‍♀️

Senior Caroline Yauck spent last summer on the women’s denim team at American Eagle Outfitters, which is a huge sector of the company. She spent her days sending financial recaps to …

By Lia Thayer
Lia Thayer Peer Coach Lia Thayer
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Sophomore Abbey Krulik Leads Seeking Refuge Club

abbey krulik

As Vice President of IU student organization Seeking Refuge, sophomore Abbey Krulik spends her spare time volunteering and raising money for refugees and researching immigration in the United States for an immigration advocacy center in El Paso, Texas.

“Seeking Refuge …

By Sophie Todd
Sophie Todd Peer Coach Sophie Todd
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Senior Economics Major Zachary Taras Assessed Client Risk at American International Group

Zack Taras

Last summer, senior Zachary Taras interned at American International Group, a finance and insurance company headquartered in New York. Through this role, he grew professionally and personally, developing a range of skills that can be difficult to practice in an …

By Lara Martinez
Lara Martinez Peer Coach Lara Martinez
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Human Biology major Kathryn Lin Researches in the Mayo Clinic’s Breast Imaging Department

Mayo Clinic

Currently, Kathryn Lin is a full-time research technologist in the Immunology department at the Mayo Clinic, investigating early immune responses in the gut.

However, last summer, Kathryn was still a human biology major just interning at the clinic in CRISP, …

By Emily Pettit
Emily Pettit Peer Coach Emily Pettit
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