New on the Pod: How being a student-athlete prepared this alum for the “Real World”

From books and basketball to Team Leader.  DJ Bridges ’14 joins the DUing Cool Things Podcast to talk with David and Jodi about his role as Team Leader, University Relations at Rocket Central in the Rocket Family of Companies in …

By Melanie Murphy
Melanie Murphy Director, Career Communities and Coaching
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4 ways to utilize your winter break for career success!

Winter break is upon us, and there is no better time to plan for your future! Outlined below are a few things that you can do throughout the break if you are looking to plan your summer or any other …

By Esme Wright
Esme Wright Peer Career Fellow: Healthcare and Clinical Research
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Internship Spotlight: Deja Simley ’23

Introducing Deja Simley, a Senior Educational Studies major from Columbus, Ohio. On campus, Deja works as a Community Advisor, and works for the Education Department. She is a member of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Incorporated, and a member of …

By Grace Buller
Grace Buller Peer Career Coach and Peer Fellow: Nonprofit, Education and Government Career Community
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Take your time: Why it’s ok to take a gap year before graduate school

A gap year (years) is a break between college and graduate or professional school. More and more we hear about students taking a gap year before continuing their education, but there are still a few misconceptions and misunderstandings about why …

By Fernanda Aiala
Fernanda Aiala Peer Career Fellow: Healthcare and Clinical Research
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Alumni Spotlight: Sadie Webb ’22

This week features Sadie Webb ’22 who now works as a Communications Associate at the American Councils of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA). ACTA is a nonprofit organization that works with alumni, donors, trustees, and educational leaders across the U.S. to …

By Grace Buller
Grace Buller Peer Career Coach and Peer Fellow: Nonprofit, Education and Government Career Community
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What does having a disability mean for your career?

Did you know that this academic year, more than 400 Denison students have submitted documentation of a disability to the Academic Resource Center? The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) assures that students with disabilities are granted equal access in the …

By Heather Johnston Welliver
Heather Johnston Welliver Career Coach
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A Student’s Guide to Pursuing Marketing Jobs

I read this article on HubSpot and found it helpful for any college student pursuing a career in marketing. Having trouble getting started? Don’t worry, here is some information and steps you can take today to begin your career exploration …

By Callie Natiello
Callie Natiello Student Assistant
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Internship Spotlight: Arth Patel

Name: Arth Patel

Major: Economics

Class Year: 2024

Organization Name: Immigrow

Intern Title: Marketing and Sales Consultant

Describe your internship roles, responsibilities and significant contributions.

 As an intern, I was responsible for attending sales calls, interacting with stakeholders and making …

By Fiona Schultz
Fiona Schultz Peer Career Coach and Peer Fellow: Nonprofit, Education and Government Career Community
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Internship Spotlight: Courtney Fouke

Name: Courtney Fouke

Major: Biology

Class Year: 2023

Organization: Duke Lemur Center

Intern Title: Husbandry Intern

What drew you to this internship?

I am interested in working at zoos and aquariums for my future career and had heard about the …

By Fiona Schultz
Fiona Schultz Peer Career Coach and Peer Fellow: Nonprofit, Education and Government Career Community
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Club Spotlight: Pre-Med Association, Medical Volunteers, and AED

Denison has many great clubs for pre-health students looking to get more involved in activities specific to their future career goals and to explore their healthcare passion. Here we highlight three of those clubs: the Pre-med Association, Medical Volunteers, and …

By Erin Kistler
Erin Kistler Peer Career Fellow: Healthcare and Clinical Research
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Company Spotlight: JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Attention students interested in Finance!

On September 20, 2022, more than 40 Denison students and Knowlton Center staff welcomed Denison alumni who are working at JP Morgan Chase for an information session and a networking coffee chat. 

In our panels, …

By Thao Pham
Thao Pham Peer Career Fellow: Technology, Data and Science and Financial Services, Consulting and Business
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