Sam Sanderson Stars in IU Theatre Production of Big Fish

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Sam Sanderson, senior Musical Theatre major, brought tears to the audience’s eyes when he starred in Big Fish. In his role as Will Bloom, he discovered new aspects of his theatre career that he had never seen before. He continues …

By Kasey Cassle
Kasey Cassle Peer Coach Kasey Cassle
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What it Takes to Succeed at Roche Diagnostics


With thousands of employees, Roche Diagnostics is one of the largest employers in Indiana. The company specializes in equipment for medical research and diagnostics, but jobs at Roche aren’t limited to those with medical degrees. In fact, Roche has reached …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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Virtual Career Fairs: How to Stand Out While You Network Online

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You got the experience. You had your resume reviewed. You practiced your elevator pitch, and you are so totally ready to rock the career fair. But one hiccup…. 

The career fair is virtual, and you’ve never done one of those …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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Sophomore Annie Petro participates in Intensive 5-week Dance Festival

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Sophomore Annie Petro, who majors in Contemporary Dance, was able to participate in a 5-week intensive called American Dance Festival in Durham, North Carolina. ADF is a dance intensive that allows college and professional dancers to experience a summer of …

By Kasey Cassle
Kasey Cassle Peer Coach Kasey Cassle
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Senior Annie Hope Mazzola’s Career Journey through 3 Retail & Fashion Internships

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Many college students aspire to obtain internships that will help them achieve their career goals and, for some, find out exactly what their career goals are.  Senior Annie Hope Mazzola hasn’t just had one internship during her time at IU, …

By Lia Thayer
Lia Thayer Peer Coach Lia Thayer
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Sophomore Carrick Moon Steps Out of His Major and Comfort Zone at Season Magazine


Sophomore Carrick Moon is double majoring in political science and sociology, but that doesn’t stop him from succeeding as the Director of Finances for Season Magazine, a student-run fashion magazine.

“Although on the surface, the role of Director of Finance …

By Sophie Todd
Sophie Todd Peer Coach Sophie Todd
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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 

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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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