Internship, Career and Grad School Prep

  • Recruiters Tell All: COVID job search strategies

    Advice and Perspective from Friends of UConn: Corporate Recruiters talk about internships and jobs in this environment

    Thursday, April 30th | 3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

    Join a panel of recruiters from some of UConn’s corporate partners – Northwestern Mutual, Travelers, Target, and Verizon – in this active discussion about hiring in a virtual setting. Panelists will address their upcoming plans as well as industry practices in this uncertain environment – from phone screen interviews to virtual onboarding and complete virtual internships. Get some tips on what to expect as you continue your job search or plan to start an internship or new job. They will also cover the best ways to add your virtual experience to your résumé, how to search for a job, and how to best brand your virtual self.

    Log-in to your Handshake account to register to attend this event. This will be an interactive event and panelists will be taking your questions. If you cannot join live, the conversation will be recorded and added to our YouTube channel and our website.

    For more information, contact: The Center for Career Development at

If you have any questions, please contact Economics Advising Office at 860-486-3022.