Applications open for Melissa and Doug Entrepreneurs

Take advantage of Duke I&E’s accelerator program and apply today!

Have you started a company? Do you have customers and traction? Applications are now open for Melissa & Doug Entrepreneurs, Duke’s premier accelerator program for student founders.  This year-long intensive …

By Christina Plante (she/her)
Christina Plante (she/her) Assistant Director of Career Services
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Can I Travel While My H-1B is Pending?

This article was published by Annie Blay on Legalpad.

Perhaps you’re considering leaving the U.S. while you wait for your H-1B petition to be approved. Or maybe you want to apply for an H-1B but first need to know if …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Italy has launched its digital nomad visa: Here’s who is eligible and how to apply

This article was originally published by Saskia O’Donoghue & Hannah Brown on euronews.

Dreaming of living in Italy full-time? Here’s how you can make it a reality with the newly-launched digital nomad visa.

Italy is one of the world’s favourite …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Duke Arts Alumni Spotlight: Deborah Grausman (Trinity ’02)

In this interview with Deborah Grausman (Trinity ’02), we learn how this former undergraduate has navigated her passion to perform and sing through opportunities such as doing voice-overs for Sesame Street, performing in productions of Fiddler on the Roof, The Secret Garden and Peter Pan, and more!

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Assistant Director, Entertainment, Media & Arts Career Community
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Soft Skills Matter!

As the academic year comes to end and you are all off to enjoy your summer, please take a moment to reflect on the year you have had and what you have learned along the way. Throughout this summer you …

By Alicia Rhodes (she/her)
Alicia Rhodes (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Politics, Policy, and the Media (PUBPOL 588SA) will be offered at the Duke in DC office this summer!

Are you going to be in DC this summer? Interested in getting a course out of the way while you’re there? If so, we wanted to call your attention to a new summer session course offering, Politics, Policy, and the …

By Megan Wilson (she/her)
Megan Wilson (she/her) Associate Director, Communications and Outreach
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Who Hired Duke International Students from the Class of ’23? Here’s a List.

If you’re an international student on an F-1 visa searching for opportunities in the USA, it can be helpful to identify employers that will accept Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Optional Practical Training (OPT), or provide visa sponsorship. Identifying these employers …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Opportunity for Duke Students to Attend Learning Program in Jiangsu, China

Duke Kunshan University and the Jiangsu Foreign Affairs Office have developed a Cultural and Experiential Learning Program for U.S. College Students. The program will take place from August 2nd – Aug 10th, 2024.

Overview:

Activities will include cultural tours across …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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Duke Arts Alumni Spotlight: Chaz Hawkins ‘17

Chaz Hawkins ’17, screenwriter at Heroes and Villains Entertainment, discusses his transition into the film industry and offers advice for students interested in pursuing careers in creative industries.

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Assistant Director, Entertainment, Media & Arts Career Community
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Not Selected for an H-1B? Alternate Work Authorization Options in the United States

This article was originally published by Claudia P. Martorell and Awanti A. Damle on Ogletree Deakins.

Since the implementation of the H-1B cap registration process in 2020, there has been an exceedingly high demand for H-1Bs, resulting in registrations that …

By Hal Matthews (he/him)
Hal Matthews (he/him) Associate Director, Global Careers
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