Advice from Alum Devin Bridgen PhD ’15

Are you interested in learning more about the path to and through a career in Biotechnology, Research, and Development? Listen as 2015 Bioengineering Ph.D. alum Devin Bridgen shares great insights and tips that are sure to help others who are …

By Stacia Solomon (she/hers)
Stacia Solomon (she/hers) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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Top 5 Industries for Liberal Arts Majors

With this century’s focus on STEM majors, it can sometimes seem like liberal arts majors are getting the short end of the stick. And while tech businesses are certainly booming, there are still more than enough excellent jobs to go …

By Vault Careers - Firsthand
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Curious about robotics and the autonomous stack?

The autonomous stack is part of work with autonomous robotics. In the last 50 years, robotics have come a long way and, use cases for robots are expanding.

From 2019 to 2020 the top 5 areas of robot sales included …

By Catherine Allen (she/her)
Catherine Allen (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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What Is Environmental Law?

Many agencies and government departments use environmental law services to protect their interests. So do businesses, advocacy organizations, and law firms that represent individuals.

Environmental law is a growing field with a broad scope of work that encompasses issues related …

By Robin Madell - Forage
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Duke Spring Breakthrough Courses Announced

The Spring Breakthrough program offers Duke undergraduates the opportunity to take an intellectually stimulating course over spring break. Spring Breakthrough consists of a variety of seminar-style courses that cover a range of topics, taught by Duke’s faculty. These courses are designed …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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AI and Machine Learning in Healthcare?

Interested in learning more about the usage of AI and machine learning in healthcare? Check out this article from HealthIT to explore this ongoing conversation:

Two Sides of the AI/ML Coin in Health Care

By Michael "Rudi" Rudisill (he/him/his)
Michael "Rudi" Rudisill (he/him/his) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Design Your Duke Experience

The Career Center has 6 cool suggestions for you to begin to Design your Duke Experience!

Are you deciding about how you can begin to be actively engaged within Duke? Well, never fear, as you continue throughout your semester take …

By Alicia Rhodes (she/hers)
Alicia Rhodes (she/hers) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Career and Academic Innovation and Research Network of Scholars (CAIRNS)

Learn more about the CAIRNS program to see if you are interested in applying to a future cohort.

The Career and Academic Innovation and Research Network of Scholars Program from the Nicholas School of the Environment provides Duke undergraduates from …

By Christina Plante
Christina Plante Assistant Director of Career Services
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Investment Banking Skills for Your Resume

The hard and soft skills you need in investment banking include understanding complex formulas and having the dedication to tackle the long, sometimes stressful hours required in an investment banking career. Your resume should show potential employers that you have …

By McKayla Girardin - Forage
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10 Great—and Very Different—Jobs for Economics Majors

As you get ready to graduate with a degree in economics—or maybe as you’re choosing your major—you’re bound to be wondering what sort of jobs you’re qualified for. You likely know that you can go into investment banking or management …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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