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Human Services: Co-op to Career

a guide to online and print resources for human services research.

Northeastern Co-op to Career Story

Experience Magazine logo and link to the magazine webpage
Click on logo for Experience Magazine

from co-op to career--the story of an Northeastern alum

Click on image for the article.

University Services

Academic Advising

Academic Calendar 

Alumni Networks

Northeastern University Alumni Relations -- check Events and Opportunities

navigation bar on Northeastern University Alumni Relations webpage with highlight on Opportunities link

Career Help
Alumni Networks Reimagined Report from Christensen Institute
     Summary of report


Career Design

Careers with ITS

Class Schedules

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 Boston

Husky Card Services includes Husky Dollars

Notary and Apostille Services

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

Pivot research funding search screen

Email lists in your research areas may also provide grant funding opportunites, such as Human Relations Area Files (HRAF)
2021 HRAF Internship in Honor of Melvin Ember

A Google search can also help. Sample search:
Google search for grant or training

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 Independence

The Writing Center  -- Check Resources for Writing Resumes and Cover Letters 
Navigation bar to Writing Center --Resources link will take you to Resume Writing workshops

Undergraduate Research & Fellowships
check here to find research opportunities, fellowships, faculty mentors and events and services.


Co-op to Career

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) premier resource on career guidance to hundreds of occupations and it is available for free

Occupational Outlook Handbook search box

Check Northeastern Employer Engagement and Career Design
Job Search page covers the process beginning with Resumes, Cover Letters and CVs to Negotiating Salary and Job Offers.


Find resume and cover letter examples using Scholar OneSearch
Scholar OneSearch for resume "cover letter" examples and results


Get information about your company to customize your cover letter--
  Business Source Complete is a good place to start. NOTE: Use the CO (company) search option to narrow your results to information ABOUT a company:

Business Source Complete sample search using Company search option to limit results to a company name

Check specialized research tutorials to finding more company information, such as
     Public vs. private companies
     Finding information on private companies