🐐Welcome to Your Virtual Career Center 🐐   

Heebner CDC Summer Hours | May 13 - August 9th | 8:30 am - 4:30 

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

A Look At Our 2024 Pride Summit

Here at PowerToFly, we believe in celebrating Pride all year long but that doesn’t stop us from going all out each June with our annual Pride: Championing LGBTQIA+ Leaders & Allies summit!

We were thrilled that over 11,000 people registered …

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How Invesco’s Veronica Castillo Lifts Up Latinx Professionals at Work and in Her Community

Veronica Castillo is quick to point out that growing up, she was not fed by a silver spoon.

“My parents are of Mexican descent,” she explains. “My mom raised me as a single mom and migrant farm worker. We had …

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Summer career activities to consider

Summer is a great time to meet with a career advisor! There are plenty of available in-person and virtual appointments. Some suggestions for summer career activities:

By Sue Levine
Sue Levine Assistant Director, Career Education Resources & Graduate Students
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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

Out for Undergrad’s on-going Mentorship Program is designed to empower and support LGBTQ2+ undergraduate students in their professional and personal …

Contact & Location

Phone
508-831-5260
Email
Address

Unity Hall - 5th Floor
(27 Boynton Street, Worcester, MA)
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm

Notes:

  • The Heebner CDC does not do drop-ins during the summer.
  • You may schedule an appointment through your Handshake account (virtual or in person)