WITs Happening

Meet Hannah Schulze, 2nd Runner Up For This Semester’s “Share Your Co-op Contest”

Hannah Schulze is a current Wentworth student majoring in Biomedical Engineering and minoring in Writing. Here’s what Hannah shared with us about her Science Writing internship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital:
Where was your co-op? What was it like to …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

What is the Difference Between Your CO-OP + CAREER Advisor and Your Academic Advisor?

Department-Photo

Throughout your time as a Wentworth student, you are likely to have questions about the classes you are taking and how to position yourself best for your future career. Your Academic Advisor and Co-op + Career Advisor are here to assist …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

On Finding a Research Co-op

LabResearch-1h0guih

I’m finding it more and more common these days that Wentworth students are thinking about education beyond their time at the Institute. Many students are considering graduate studies that involve some sort of research component (i.e. a PhD program would …

By Lauren Creamer
Lauren Creamer Assistant Director Lauren Creamer
Read more »

Meet The Staff: Kristen Eckman, Marketing Intern

KristenEckmanHeadshot-17pqwhy-300×200

I began my marketing internship with the CO-OPS + CAREERS Department at the start of the spring semester knowing one thing; I wanted to be a part of a team. Through my time spent with the department, I can now say …

By Kristen Eckman
Kristen Eckman Operations Coordinator Kristen Eckman
Read more »

Meet Maria Rodriguez, Runner Up For This Semester’s “Share Your Co-op Contest”

Meet Maria Rodriguez, Runner Up For This Semester’s “Share Your Co-op Contest” thumbnail image

Maria Rodriguez is a current Wentworth student majoring in Biomedical Engineering and minoring in Biology. Here’s what Maria shared with us about her co-op experience at CELLINK in Cambridge:
My co-op with CELLINK was incredible! As an applications engineer, I …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

Beware of Scams

internet-scam-279ovoy-300×169

Scams are not a new phenomenon, but the ways in which they are being delivered to you are always evolving, making deceitful postings more difficult to spot. Check out this email that was distributed across campus this week, thankfully it …

By Becky Smith
Becky Smith CO-OP + CAREER Advisor Becky Smith
Read more »

Event Recap: Spring 2018 CO-OP + CAREER Fair

DSC_0286-1gdhysr

Our annual Spring CO-OP + CAREER Fair was held on Tuesday, March 20th from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm in both Watson Auditorium and Tansey Gymnasium. The event drew over 200 employers ranging from small design firms to international high-tech organizations and …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

How to Work the CO-OP + CAREER Fair

How to Work the CO-OP + CAREER Fair thumbnail image

TFW you nail the CO-OP + CAREER Fair

An approach for everyone, whether you are low-key or EXTRA!

Low Key
EXTRA
RESEARCH
Find the list of employers attending on the “Fairs App” and research the ones that interest you.
Look to …

By Caitlin Brison
Caitlin Brison CO-OP + CAREER Advisor Caitlin Brison
Read more »

Meet Zeily Perez, Winner of This Semester’s “Share Your Co-op” Contest

Meet Zeily Perez, Winner of This Semester’s “Share Your Co-op” Contest thumbnail image

“EF Education First” sponsored the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, giving Zeily “Z” Perez a chance to hold the Olympic Torch while on co-op.

Tell us about yourself: My name is Zeily, but everyone knows me as Z. I am a 4th-year …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development Profile Picture
Read more »

The Pay Gap is Real – And What You Should Do About It

The Pay Gap is Real – And What You Should Do About It thumbnail image

By now you’ve heard about the “Gender Pay Gap” – it’s been all over the news these last few months. I don’t see it going away anytime soon, either. But just to catch everyone up, let’s define the gap. According to …

By Lauren Creamer
Lauren Creamer Assistant Director Lauren Creamer
Read more »