What can I do with a Black Studies Major? Five Hundred Answers Provided by Robert Fikes, Jr.
.Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) premier resource on career guidance to hundreds of occupations and it is available for free
Check Northeastern Employer Engagement and Career Design
The Job Search page covers the process beginning with Resumes, Cover Letters and CVs to Negotiating Salary and Job Offers.
Links to the above videos:
Hans Pfister Discusses Value of Internships (1:10 minutes)
Alissa Livingston States Internships are Critical (1:10 minutes)
Ken Saji Shares Views on Value of Internships (1:07 minutes)
Make a good first impression by preparing your elevator pitch. Here are some tips from a 3-minute video:. You may be asked to authenticate with MyNortheastern and DUO to see the video.
The Elevator Pitch (3 minutes)
Sign up through the library for the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) for news and added-value information, such as the "job Hunt"
Northeastern University Alumni Relations -- check Events and Opportunities
Alumni Networks Reimagined Report from Christensen Institute
Summary of report
Counseling -- AAI provides a wide-range of services for students of African origin including resume writing
Dolce Center for the Adancement of Veterans and Servicemembers (CAVS) resources include Career Studio
Also for veterans: VR & E, Veteran Readiness and Employment
Four Block with resources and services in Bost
Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) in New England
Husky Card Services includes Husky Dollars
NU Place and the Asian American Center
Office of CPS Academic & Student Support Services
Gaining Real World Experience
Office of Student Employment, Graduate Assistantships and Fellowships
Looking for grants and fellowship opportjunities? Check this library resource:
PIVOT (COS) Community of Scholars
A Google search can also help. Sample search:
for grants or training opportunities with the EPA ---> can get you to the EPA Grants website
Work Study 101 a module developed by Thrive at the Center for Financial Indepdendence
The Writing Center -- Check Resources for Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Undergraduate Research & Fellowships
check here to find research opportunities, fellowships, faculty mentors and events and services.