Abbey Pober

Assistant Director, Systems & Marketing

Abbey Pober

BIOGRAPHY

Abbey Pober joined the CO-OP + CAREERS team in June of 2016 with a background in marketing and operations management in the construction, engineering, and environmental staffing industry. She holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a Masters of Science in Project Management from Wentworth Institute of Technology.  Abbey is passionate about helping colleagues and students identify and utilize tools and processes that help them reach their goals. Abbey oversees CO-OPS + CAREERS marketing, systems, and reporting.

Unique fact:
When not on campus, you’ll find Abbey outside in any season hiking, kayaking, and skiing!

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Become a NextGen Leader with Disability:IN’s Mentorship Program

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Disability:IN’s annual NextGen Leader Program is now accepting 2021 applications. Disability:IN NextGen Leaders are college students and recent graduates (within 2 years) with disabilities, including veterans, who are top talent for corporate America.  Disability:IN NextGen Leaders have the opportunity to …

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Fall 2020 at CO-OPS + CAREERS

Graphic with text on a grey background with a teal boarder and illustrations representing 4 diverse students accessing virtual and in person services. Text reads: Fall 2020 at CO-OPS + CAREERS. We're open with limited in-person services, Monday – Friday from 8:15am – 4:45pm. All CO-OP + CAREER Advising appointments will be conducted virtually. Sechedule through WITworks, at the front desk, or by calling 617-989-4101.

Welcome back to campus, we are so happy to see students walking the halls again! In light of Covid19 we are operating a bit differently this semester.

For the Fall 2020 semester our office is open with limited in-person services, …

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Why Take the Career Outcomes Survey?

Graphic with text on blue background: Class of 2020 Career Outcomes Survey. Take survey here: bit.ly/WentworthClassOf2020

TL;DR: To help current and prospective students make informed decisions about their future.

Each year CO-OPS + CAREERS asks recent Wentworth grads, at commencement and again 6 months later, to share their plans for life after Wentworth through the Career Outcomes …

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2020 James Dyson Award: Now Accepting Entries

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By: Abbey Pober & Greg Affsa

Every year Dyson challenges current engineering and design students, and those within four years of graduating, to design something that solves a problem. Run by the James Dyson Foundation, this international design award was …

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CO-OP + CAREER Advising Appointments Going Virtual

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In light of the recent developments with COVID-19 and the movement of courses online, all appointments with your CO-OP + CAREER Advisor will be conducted remotely.  Below are instructions for making and attending remote appointments. You can have either a phone …

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How to Make Cold Calls to Employers

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By: Lauren Creamer

Cold calling employers can be an essential method of outreach when seeking co-ops. This is especially true for industries where the Institute does not have strong connections (yet). How does one go about making cold calls, you …

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CO-OP + CAREER Fair Event Recap

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By: Abbey Pober

Our annual Fall CO-OP + CAREER Fair was held on Tuesday, October 2nd from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm in Tansey Gymnasium. The event hosted 180 employers ranging from local design firms to international technology organizations and everything in …

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From Co-op to Commencement

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By: Abbey Pober

When he first discovered his passion for software engineering Ethan Arrowood never thought he’d be turning down opportunities to interview with Google and Twitter to accept a co-op offer from Microsoft. Across his back-to-back co-ops, Ethan gained …

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Adjusting to the Workplace Part 2: Young Alumni Panel

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The Real Truth About Adjusting to the Workplace from Recent Wentworth Alumni

By Ria Kalinowski

 

As part of the 2019 Summer Leopard Lunch & Learn Series, CO-OPS + CAREERS invited four young alumni to campus to give advice about adjusting …

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Is the Key to Success an Effective To-do List?

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By: Abbey Pober

Monday mornings at the office can sometimes be daunting. You know you have the week ahead to tackle the projects and responsibilities on your plate – but how will you get it all done? This has been a …

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