Visual, Written + Performing Arts

DO YOU DREAM OF A CAREER THAT FOCUSES ON YOUR CREATIVE PRACTICE AND PASSION? Are you an actor, dancer, visual artist, writer, or multimedia artist?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You have a passion for a specific artistic discipline and want to pursue it after college.
  • You enjoy seeing the world differently, pursuing novel experiences, and expressing yourself through artistic pursuits.
  • You have a strong sense of purpose and self-discipline. You want to follow your own path.
  • You have an affinity for aesthetics, patterning, and meaning, and want to share your vision through creative work.
  • You are a creative thinker and maker who wants to explore a wide variety of ways to put your artistic abilities to work after college.

Explore the Visual, Written + Performing Arts career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Studying Humanities Teaches You How to Get a Job

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Extra, extra, read all about it: The skills you learn in the humanities are exactly the skills you use in a job search. These skills are specific to the task of getting hired, and can be distinct from the skills …

By Carrye Simmons
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Student Spotlight: Julie Mathias – ICAN at IU

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Julie Mathias is a senior at Indiana University who is majoring in Neuroscience & Animal Behavior along with minors in Psychology, Biology, and Human Development. She is the Co-Founder and Co-President of the new student organization, ICAN Service Dogs at …

By Julia Zhu
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What Employers Seek on a Resume

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Check out this article from NACE (the National Association of Colleges and Employers) to see what employers seek on a resume.

tl;dr version? Highlight teamwork and problem-solving skills and get an internship (and put it on that resume!)

By Randi Edmonds
Randi Edmonds Career Coach Randi Edmonds
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You Can’t Spell Winter Career + Internship Fair Without “WIN”

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Why point out that nifty fact?! Because The Walter Center has  resources to help you to WIN at this year’s Winter Career + Internship Fair.  With these resources, every interaction with an employer will be a slam dunk!  To make it …

By Kaitlynn Cull
Kaitlynn Cull Peer Coach Kaitlynn Cull
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4 things to include in professional voicemails

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As interview season ramps up, you may find yourself making phone calls and needing to leave voicemail messages. Check out this post to learn what 4 things you should include in any professional voicemail message. While you’re at it, check …

By Randi Edmonds
Randi Edmonds Career Coach Randi Edmonds
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