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Welcome to the 2023-2024 School Year!

On behalf of Career Services, I hope that you had a great summer full of interesting experiences and personal growth!

Career Services has been hard at work this summer to ensure that you have excellent career development programming and plenty …

By BJ Engelhardt
BJ Engelhardt Senior Director, Career Services
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BA to the Future: Why Business Analysis Skills Are Your Secret Weapon

Imagine stepping into a boardroom, ready to present to your clients on how cutting-edge technology and strategic business initiatives will help transform the way they do business. This is the power of business analysis—a skill set that not only elevates …

By Kat Davis
Kat Davis IL Tech Career Partner
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TechChicago Week 2024

TechChicago Week 2024 is a week-long celebration across the city with in-person events and activations for everyone to amplify Chicago’s unique tech ecosystem – highlighting culture, inclusive access, opportunities, and conversations to build community and positively impact.

By Nicholas Mancari
Nicholas Mancari Associate Director, Career Services
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Unveiling the Cipher: The Indispensable Role of Certifications in Cybersecurity Careers

In the fast-evolving field of cybersecurity, certifications are not merely beneficial; they are often critical for career progression and establishing professional credibility. Having maneuvered through the highly competitive process of securing Summer internships for two semesters as a graduate student …

By Manoj Viswanathan
Manoj Viswanathan
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