Peaks & Valleys

Career & Professional Development Center fall 2021 rewind

Thank you, to our students and amazing partners who made the Career Fest 2021 such a success.


Asking Family for Career Advice

Asking for advice can be scary and overwhelming but opening conversations at home about career and professional journeys can be an enlightening and bonding experience.


From the military to the U

U student and Army veteran Nolan Acree reflects on the most difficult transition in his life—leaving the U.S Army.


Career resources for graduate students

Check out this list of excellent resources designed for graduate students exploring a range of career paths.


7 steps to overcome anxiety around career uncertainty

A clinical mental health counselor shares some steps that can help with the stress.


From refugee to student success advocate

Leslie Cepeda’s life experiences have shaped her student-centered approach to advising and mentoring.


Tips for starting your freelance career

For those seeking flexibility and independence, freelance work is the only way to earn a living.


Set yourself up for success with Learning Abroad

Studies show that students who learn abroad stand out.


Discover your strengths

Learning your primary skills will help you network, interview, talk about and promote yourself when it comes to landing that dream job.


5 career wellness tips to help you get hired this fall

The Career Fest can help students hone their job-search skills, build a network and land a dream internship or job.