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A Devil's Perspective. Stephanie Mayle '20

If you’re like me, up until Duke, the word, networking, invoked mental images of electricity circuits more than anything else. Even once I got to Duke, it just wasn’t in my nature to take the sort of career-oriented steps that networking requires.

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A Devil's Perspective. Stephanie Mayle '20

So, I’m a senior now and feeling pretty sentimental. I’ve been thinking a lot recently about my time at Duke, and it somehow feels simultaneously like a blur and a lifetime. When I think about the past three, almost four years, I find it difficult to delineate each step, each decision, that made my Duke experience what it is now.

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Monique Turrentine, Assistant Director Employer Relations, Duke Career Center
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For the first time in history, Conduent hosted graduate students, grad alumni, and Career Center staff at their global innovation and corporate hub in Morrisville, NC in July.

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Jennifer Agor, Assistant Director, Duke Career Center

You can now get assistance with application documents  24/7!

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Bill Wright-Swadel, Assistant Vice President, Student Affairs and Fannie Mitchell Executive Director Duke Career Center
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Skills, not major are what matter along with developing the competencies necessary to thrive in a dynamic environment, whether it be Duke University or a changing work world!

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Anne Lyford, Associate Director, Duke Career Center
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The Duke Career Center is excited to facilitate connections between students and employers throughout the year. Many opportunities lie ahead to engage with employers, and we want to ensure students are aware of policies and expectations that guide behaviors in the process. 

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Meredith McCook, Assistant Director, Duke Career Center
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The Career Center wants you to be prepared and empowered for an offer discussion. Whether you’re in an internship now and seeking a return offer or gearing up for fall recruiting, the steps below will help you advocate for yourself in the process when it’s time for an offer conversation. 

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Dave McDonald, Ph.D., Associate Director Graduate Student Career Services, Duke Career Center
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Employers regularly come to Duke to recruit graduate and undergraduate students. The Career Center helps these employers to host interviews, career fairs, and info sessions. But many employers rely on their usual marketing materials to promote their organizations as a great place to work.

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Dave McDonald, Ph.D. and the Graduate Student Career Services Team
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The Duke University Career Center is excited to welcome you to your master's program. We are looking forward to meeting you this academic year.
 

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Contributed by Susanne Killian, Ph.D., Assistant Director, Graduate Student Career Services, Duke University Career Center

Virtual Career Fairs can be a fulfilling addition to your holistic job search.  These types of career fairs are becoming incre

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