Link Up with LinkedIn!

In today’s world of virtual communication, especially in job searching and recruiting, having an impressive and up-to-date LinkedIn profile is more important than ever! For those of you who don’t know much about LinkedIn or who have never heard of it, this is a social media platform for professional networking – an ideal setting for those who are actively searching for a job or internship. … Continue reading Link Up with LinkedIn!

New Opportunities Available as of June 2nd!

Multiple employers have reached out looking for part-time, internship and summer staff! Check out Handshake for current postings AND check out the “Running List of Employers Recruiting” below and available in the Resources section of Handshake, last updated on Monday June 2nd. This is a list of employers that have reached out directly to us hoping to find some awesome LR talent! Need help with … Continue reading New Opportunities Available as of June 2nd!

Get your LRU Alumni email!

For folks graduating this semester, it is important to know that your student email address will expire…eventually. It varies, but alums will lose access to their student account at some point after 6 months post-graduation. We suggest being proactive by requesting an LRU alumni email to be set up for you, which you can do even before you graduate. This doesn’t happen automatically; you have … Continue reading Get your LRU Alumni email!

Targeting Your Resume and Cover Letter

Learning how to tailor one’s resume and cover letter to each individual opportunity that one applies for is an important “career management” skill. If you think of these documents as marketing tools, it makes sense that targeted marketing that researches and considers it’s audience is much more effective than general, vague pieces.  Employers and graduate schools want to know that you’ve invested some time in … Continue reading Targeting Your Resume and Cover Letter

Class of 2020 – Share your stories!

We’re asking faculty, staff and students to encourage potential 2020 graduates to share photos and videos for possible inclusion in a commencement video. The webpage containing all the information is located at www.lr.edu/class-of-2020-stories. The file upload location is at www.lr.edu/class-of-2020-photos-videos (it’s also included on the website) or students can email photos to stories@lr.edu. Continue reading Class of 2020 – Share your stories!