Are You Future Ready?

The future. A concept that can cause a spooky fright to anyone. But here at Emerson, the Career Development Center has the tools to help you get ready for your future. The Career Development Center is proud to present our annual Future Ready event, happening on November 5th from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. In …

Emerson Asia: A Global Networking Event

Attention, attention! Calling all students, domestic and international. What does it mean to be an Emerson student around the globe? What opportunities are there, what type of adventure awaits? Emerson prides itself on having a diverse student body, with individuals coming from all around the world. Once a student enters the realm after college however, …

Fall Virtual Internship Fair

When: Tuesday, October 5th, 1pm to 4pm Eastern Standard TimeWhere: Virtual through Jobs ConnectedRSVP: https://www.jobsconnected.com/fair/emerson-college/ Emerson College’s Virtual Internship Fair kicks off on October 5th at 1pm offering students a chance to connect with over a dozen unique employers. The fair is an excellent way to learn more about Emerson’s employer partners as you’ll hear …

Upcoming Career Events | Fall 2021

Fall 2021 is officially here! Join us throughout the semester for our upcoming career events including the Fall Internship Fair and many Virtual Career Cafés. If you’ve never been to a Career Café before, these events offer a casual, conversation-friendly environment where you can ask questions of top-name employers such as Arnold Worldwide, The Boston Globe, Disney Television Animation, and Hachette Book Group (to name a …

Amala Reddie MA ’21 | Star Bright Books

We recently had the pleasure of connecting with Publishing and Writing Graduate student, Amala Reddie, to chat about her publishing internship at Star Bright Books. How did you find your internship?  I actually applied for a Spring 2021 internship on Handshake but it had been filled. However, I reached out again to the Editorial Manager …

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 …