Rutledge Internship Award

To make your career building internship possible the Rutledge Internship Award can help cover housing, transportation, food and other basic expenses! The amount and number of awards vary each semester, however the award minimum is $500.

Requirements
To Apply

Students from …

By Meaghan Clister
Meaghan Clister Director of Internships and Experiential Education for the Internship Center
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ASU Accelerator: PennWest Innovation Team

What is the PennWest Innovation Team? 

The PennWest Innovation Team, also known as the ASU Accelerator, is comprised of a small group of professionals located in the Division of Enrollment Management, Student Services, and Global Innovation who represented PennWest …

By Dr. Josh Domitrovich
Dr. Josh Domitrovich Executive Director of The Career Center
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PennWest Career Center Featured in uConnect’s Career Everywhere Newsletter

 Pennsylvania Western University built a five-week course in D2L, called the Professional Advantage Academy, that simulates the job application process. Read more about it below!

By Dr. Erin Lewis
Dr. Erin Lewis Assistant Director
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Employers Cite Internships as Recruiting Strategy with Highest ROI

Employers overwhelmingly believe hosting internships is the recruiting strategy that yields the highest return on investment (ROI) leading to entry-level hires, according to preliminary results of NACE’s Winter 2022 Quick Poll On Spring Recruiting And Career Services.

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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Bringing Career Everywhere to Life at PennWest

Josh Domitrovich, Executive Director of the Center for Career and Professional Development at PennWest, talks about two Career Everywhere initiatives he recently launched:

He shares actionable advice, best practices, and detailed breakdowns of how he built the Career Champion program …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is hiring interns!

These paid internships offer public service experience in a variety of fields along with countless professional development opportunities. Gain professional experience and build your network in fields like engineering, environmental science, finance, criminal justice, IT, & many more. Pave the …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Director of Career Events and Outreach
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15 quick Interview Tips

By Zoey Reynolds
Zoey Reynolds
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How Do Student Loans Work for Graduate School?

It may surprise you to learn that student loans for graduate school are different from those for undergraduate degrees. Graduate school is an investment in your future. But it can also be a major financial commitment. Read more below!

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By Sophia
Sophia
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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 Sophia
Sophia
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PennWest Employer Relations Strategy-Information for Faculty & Staff

Over the last few months our career center team have been focused on redesigning our processes and procedures to ensure we are being equitable, sustainable, and accessible to ourselves and students. This includes our employer engagement strategy led by Rhonda …

By Nick Amos
Nick Amos
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