Welcome to Emerson 2021

Emerson’s Career Development Center welcomes you to an exciting Fall full of career possibilities. Connect with our office for 1-on-1 career counseling and keep an eye out during the year for announcements about visiting employers this semester. A Message From Our Staff Follow @ECCareerDev on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to keep up with the latest …

Grand Studio: Human-Centered Design & UX

Grand Studio is a digital product design and strategy consultancy based out of Chicago. Emerson alumna and Grand Studio Design Director, Diana Deibel ‘03, explains that the consultancy’s work usually begins with their “team going in and doing some amount of discovery work like user research on what [a client’s] problems are.” Each project in Grand …

International graduates navigate job search challenges in the U.S.

The following excerpt is from an article authored by fellow Emerson College international students, Jocelyn Yang ’22 and Tivara Tanudaja ’21, with quotes from recent grad, Jay Liu ’20: “When Jay Liu graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Emerson College in December 2020, he hoped he would be working as a film editor soon.  …

Accessibility Resources

There are many reasons that employers might want to recruit individuals with disabilities: Diversity: Some businesses are looking for diverse characteristics in their workforce, and consider individuals with disabilities part of a broader definition of diversity that may include criteria such as race, gender, or ethnic identity. Unique Expertise: Many employers believe that individuals with disabilities have …

Self-Assessments for Inclusion

D5 DEI Self-Assessment D5’s self-assessment is a tool for identifying areas of work that your foundation is already engaged in and opportunities for growth. Through this assessment, D5 invites you to: Capture your foundation’s current situation Spark conversations about DEI and what is possible Identify tangible action steps that will improve your foundation’s effectiveness and …

Resources for 2021:Your Career Resource Library, and Career Communities

There’s plenty of reasons folks revisit their career plans. Relocating, family needs, new interests, work environment, or upward mobility being just a few. The events of 2020 and 2021 have been two catalysts for folks considering what they want out of their careers going forward. If the job search wheels have started turning, below are …

Liv Rajabiun ’23 | Sportsmen’s Tennis and Enrichment Center

Sportsmen’s Tennis and Enrichment Center has made an incredible impact on the Greater Boston Area. We recently spoke with them about their impact and opportunities this past Spring and we’re now lucky enough to connect with a current #Emtern at the organization through a community development experience. Our conversation with current Junior Liv Rajabiun ‘23 …