Alumni

Plan your career trajectory.

The Career Center provides services, programs, events, online tools and resources for undergraduates, graduate students and alumni for one year after graduation from Trinity College, Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering, the Graduate School, the Divinity School, and the School of Medicine’s Master of Biostatistics and Population Health Sciences programs.  Duke Pratt School of Engineering Master’s Programs provide alumni services for up to four years after graduation.

Duke Alumni can access Handshake using Duke OneLink

Alumni Career CoachesFellow alums you can engage for advice. It’s not always easy to discern the best next step in your career. A professional career coach can help. A coach works with you to consider how your skills, knowledge, and experience might prepare you for opportunities you hadn’t considered on your own. And your coach can help you present yourself in the most favorable light.

Check out the Duke Alumni site for more Alumni Career Resources.

How to Ace the Duke Virtual Fall Career Fair

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Program and Marketing Coordinator Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
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US Department of State Overview of Foreign Service Officers

“The mission of a U.S. diplomat in the Foreign Service is to promote peace, support prosperity, and protect American citizens while advancing the interests of the U.S. abroad.” If you’re interested in learning more about becoming a Foreign Service Officer, …

By Jennifer Agor
Jennifer Agor Associate Director, Career Readiness Jennifer Agor
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Leadership Lessons from 15 Women Founders & CEOs

At the time of writing, women are the CEOs of 41 companies of the Fortune 500; for anyone not looking to do math today, that’s about 8%. And that distressingly low number is actually higher than its ever been. The …

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Embracing exploration post-graduation

Most individuals feel an expectation to know exactly what they want to do post-graduation. Jordan Zaslav ‘12, Senior Director of Strategy, Axios shares Duke experiences that helped him secure a career in media and advises students to embrace exploration post-graduation.

By Meredith McCook (she/hers)
Meredith McCook (she/hers) Assistant Director Meredith McCook (she/hers)
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The Secret to Happiness at Work

I am a big fan of The Atlantic Magazine, in fact it is the only magazine I still subscribe to in print (that thought does make me sad). I find the articles to be thought provoking; intellectually stimulating; and often …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center Greg Victory (he/him/his)
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