In partnership with the Career Connections CenterandDiversity, Inclusion, and Outreach, the Diversity in the Workplace series is a series of student workshops with the focus on marginalized identities in the workplace and preparing students to address microaggressions, stereotypes, biases and discrimination that may occur in the workplace.
The series will also help students to become aware of any privileges they may have and learn how to become an ally and advocate for underrepresented communities.
The Students of Color Internship Prep Program is a 4-week, online program, designed to prepare First-Gen, undergraduate Students of Color (students from racially and/or ethnically underrepresented backgrounds) to apply for internships and connect with professionals with similar racial and ethnic backgrounds.
The First-Generation Internship Prep Program is a 4-week, online program, designed to prepare First-Generation, undergraduate students to apply for internships and connect with professionals.
Through preparation workshops and experiential activities, such as mock interviews and resume reviews, participating you will gain a general understanding of the internship search process, develop application materials to apply for internships, and identify internship opportunities you hope to apply for.
The Virtual Job Shadowing Program is a way to connect undergraduate students with professionals in their field of interest. You will conduct virtual informational interviews with a professional during the week of Spring Break.
You will gain an understanding of an organization and its culture and explore an industry of your choice.
Our Internship Roundtables are industry-based employer panels. During these panels, employers who are actively recruiting interns will share about their internship programs and other experiential opportunities, provide students with advice on how to stand out from other candidates and connect with students during this networking event.
Our Coffee & Conversations events are employer information sessions, where recruiters who are actively recruiting interns will share information about their organization and internship program, as well as provide students with advice on how to apply and stand out from other candidates.