Need a resume review or have a quick question?  Heebner CDC Drop-ins are every Mon-Fri 12pm-4pm (when classes are in session) | UH 5th Floor

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LGBTQIAP+

Explore this community to connect with mentors and employers with our LBGTQ+ allies!

Would you like to learn more about LGBTQIAP+ Support at WPI? Go to: https://www.wpi.edu/offices/diversity/resources/lgbtq-support 

Selected Career Resources:

  • Spectra: The association for LGBTQ+ mathematicians
  • Out in Stem: oSTEM empowers LGBTQ+ people in STEM to succeed personally, academically, and professionally by cultivating environments and communities that nurture innovation, leadership, and advocacy.
  • National Center for Transgender Equality  Know Your Rights – Employment

Celebrate Pride All Year Long

As a proud member of the LGBTQIA+ community and an employee at Freddie Mac, Colleen Stanton’s creativity and ability to bring her unique self to work every day have helped propel her career. Colleen serves as the operational risk senior …

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The Power of Pride at Morgan Stanley

Below is an article by Morgan Stanley . Go to Morgan Stanley’s company page on PowerToFly to see their open positions and learn more.

Like the community it supports, our networking group for LGBT+ employees and their supporters has come a long …

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Bring Your Whole Self To Work

Logicworks is now part of the RapidScale portfolio, enhancing our range of services and delivering cutting edge cloud solutions to our customers. Together, Logicworks with RapidScale, a Cox Business company, will serve our customers’ connectivity, telecom and IT needs to …

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Mentorship

Aleenah Ansari

Expert-Recommended People
  • Product Marketing Manager Microsoft
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James Cook

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  • Lead Consultant Thoughtworks
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Rey Dubrawska

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  • Senior Lifecycle Marketing Manager Pitch
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José García Cruz

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  • Sr. UX/UI Design Specialist Solvento
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Rachel Gogel

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  • Women in Leadership & Design (WILD) Chair & Board Member AIGA San Francisco
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Frederic Liu

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  • Product Designer Yahoo
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Ale Lopez

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  • Product Design Lead Netflix
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Nikki Minard

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  • Director of Client Relations Blink UX
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Kazumi Terada

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  • Lead Product Designer InfoTrack.com
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Idil Tunga

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  • Product Designer Spotify
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Meet Larissa >

Featured Courses

Informational Interviews

Careers aren’t built alone! Informational interviews are a key tool in your professional toolbelt: learn how to leverage the peers…

Career Exploration

Finding your career path doesn’t have to be a headache! Learn the difference between constructive and overwhelming questions to ask…

Resumes

Get seen by employers and put your best foot forward in the application process by unlocking key hacks and tips…

Hiring Process & Offer Evaluation

Upgrade your hire-ability by demystifying the hiring process from application to offer.

Networking & Outreach

Utilize practical exercises and advice from successful professionals to grow your network, build your professional community, represent your organization, and…

Clarifying Expectations

What questions do you need to ask to get the job done correctly? Improve your ability to communicate with your…

Goal Setting

Setting relevant and precise goals is a recipe for career success… but where do you start? Learn how to choose…

Giving & Receiving Feedback

Feedback is a two-way street — this course helps prepare you to thoughtfully give and receive constructive feedback with team…

LinkedIn Overview

Learn how to harness all of LinkedIn’s features in order to optimize your job search, expand your network, and maximize…

Getting to Know Your Manager & Team

Navigating a new workplace is a challenge. Start your new role with confidence by asking the right questions on (and…

Cross-Functional Collaboration

Explore the essential roles and functions you’ll be collaborating with at top companies, then dive into best practices for leading…

Requesting Time Off

Nervous about requesting time off from work? Not sure how to ask your manager? Get the essential information and templates…

Presentations

Improve your ability to communicate big ideas to clients, teams, and execs by honing your presentation skills! Gain access to…

Cover Letters

When used correctly, a cover letter can be a valuable companion to your resume. This course will provide the samples…

Interviewing

Prepare to ace the interview! Dive into interview fundamentals, secrets to making a great first impression on employers, and how…

Professional Writing & Organization

Take a deep dive into the unspoken do’s and don’ts of professional communication with coworkers, customers, managers, and more! Then,…

Presence & Professionalism

Whether you’re in the office, joining a remote meeting, or attending a work event, how you show up matters! Demystify…

Career Resources

StartOut Founders Program

Are you an LGBTQ+ person interested in starting or accelerating your own business? StartOut runs programs that connect LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs …

The Miseducation of the Underrepresented Job Seeker

Jennifer Tardy’s free guide, downloadable below contains information to empower historically underrepresented job seekers on:

Tips & Insights to transform …

Career Advice Guide For Underrepresented Populations

This guide includes tips, time-saver exercises, and expert advice on how to be a top-notch candidate as a Black, Latinx, …

The OutCare Mentorship Program connects LGBTQ+ affirming mentors with individuals seeking guidance in various life pursuits, including school, career, and …

Out for Undergrad is a TikTok channel that helps LGBTQ2+ undergraduate students reach their full potential.

LZ Granderson talks about his time at ESPN, the pushback he’s received in his career, and the new season of …

Contact & Location

Phone
508-831-5260
Email
Address

Unity Hall - 5th Floor
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Heebner CDC Hours Drop-in Hours
Monday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Note: The CDC does not do drop-ins on Wellness Days.