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2022 JoAnne Day Student of the Year Awards-Cash Prize Available!

The PennACE Association recognizes the achievements and contributions made by undergraduate students enrolled at member institutions (including PennWest) who have completed an internship or co-op with the JoAnne Day Student of the Year Awards.

Undergraduate students can apply for the …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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PennWest Career Readiness Series (CRS)- Coming Soon in Spring 2023

This spring 2023 semester the PennWest career center is hosting the PennWest Career Readiness Series (CRS), formerly known as the Professional Development Virtual Conference; a series of virtual sessions to help students and alumni learn about and explore the NACE …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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Career Services During Winter Break

Attention all students! The winter break is a great time to polish up on your skills, update your resume, and think about internships or jobs!

As a reminder, you can reach your career coach by scheduling a virtual appointment through 

By Hanna Crossley
Hanna Crossley
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As Their focus on GPA Fades, Employers Seek Key Skills on College Grads’ Resumes

While good grades are important, the weight of GPA decreases more and more as the focus on quality skills increases. Learn what specific skills and traits employers are looking for in today’s hiring age by clicking the link below!

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By Hanna Crossley
Hanna Crossley
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Guide To Professional Attire (With Examples)

Business attire is the clothing you wear in professional settings. You might decide how to dress depending on the scenario, such as an interview or for a meeting or the type of industry you work in. There are varying levels of …

By Hanne Keiling
Hanne Keiling senior digital marketing leader
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How To Dress for a Job Interview (With Examples)

When preparing for an interview, think of selecting your interview attire as the icing on the cake — that final detail that pulls all your efforts together. When you choose clothes that make you feel comfortable and confident you’ll have a better …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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“I Had To Reject The Application”: This Recruiter Shared Why “White Wording” Isn’t The Résumé Hack People Think It Is

“You will get yourself rejected before you have even had the opportunity to get in front of a manager.”

If you’re currently on a job hunt, or have been previously, chances are you’ve found yourself at your wit’s end of …

By Nick Amos
Nick Amos
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PA Auditor General Intern to Hire Career Program

Need an internship but also starting that post-grad job search? Do both! 

The Department of the Auditor General is now looking for driven, undergraduate college students like yourself. Gain valuable experience as a paid intern, then get hired full-time after …

By Hanna Crossley
Hanna Crossley
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What is Disability:IN and NextGen Initiatives?

Disability:IN is a non-profit organization that works with private-sector businesses to achieve business disability inclusion. The WRP and the Office of Disability Employment Policy have an alliance with Disability:IN, and work together to share opportunities with students and recent graduates …

By Nick Amos
Nick Amos
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Top 5 tips for writing an internship cover letter

Learn how to create a cover letter that helps your internship application stand out.

Before you start writing your cover letter, read the internship posting carefully. Pay attention to the intern’s primary responsibilities, as well as the desired skills and …

By Nick Amos
Nick Amos
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Phone
814-393-2323
Address

California: 138 Natali Student Center

Clarion: 419 Becht Hall

Venango: 123 Suhr Library

Edinboro: 166 Ross Hall

California, Clarion, Edinboro, PA

Career Service Hours

M 8:00am-4:00pm
T 8:00am-4:00pm
W 8:00am-4:00pm
TH 8:00am-4:00pm
F 8:00am-4:00pm