Category: Career Development

Senior Series: The Final Countdown

BY: KAITLIN VIENNE The Final Countdown (to Graduation!) So, you’re a senior now and you’re getting ready to graduate, huh? You may be asking yourself how the time flew by so fast and feeling as if you just graduated high school, nonetheless about to graduate college. (In my case, graduating a semester early is even ...

#UDIntern: Wilmington Blue Rocks Baseball Club

BY: ALEX BAKER Where are you interning/did you intern? The Wilmington Blue Rocks Baseball Club What are/were your responsibilities as an intern?  I was responsible for various jobs during game days at Frawley Stadium. These included handing out promotional items at the stadium gates, setting up in-game promotional events, managing various stations around the stadium, ...

#UDIntern: Good Things in a Small Package

BY: KIERAN O’CONNELL In the fall of my junior year, I was presented with an opportunity at a local marketing company, Remline Corp. The company’s projects range from promotional items for employees of companies to public outreach for state transportation agencies. At first, I felt nervous and apprehensive starting my internship, but within no time ...

Networking for Students – The Secret Sauce to Career Success

BY: JONATHAN WOOD I’ve been to scores of speaker and networking events during my time at UD, and they have been one of the most valuable parts of my education. Furthermore, every internship and opportunity I’ve had has come from knowing someone, often someone I met at one of these events. While in college, I’ve ...

How To Appear More Professional Than You Feel

Whether it is an upcoming career fair, an interview, an employer panel, or networking event, college is a place filled with continuous nerve-wracking experiences for the job-seeking student. Eager to find that summer internship that will land you your dream job? Are you a freshman or sophomore hoping to gain some experience over the breaks? Constantly thinking you ...