Hi, my name is Onyekachukwu Ezeagbai, I am an international student from Nigeria. I am currently in my final semester, majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering. I am a Peer Career Coach (PCC) with the Career Services Department, my position …

By Onyeka Ezeagbai
Onyeka Ezeagbai Peer Career Coach
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My experience as a Team Lead & why Career Services is the best!


Behavior. Attitude. Goal

My experience with Career Services has been fantastic. Within a month of joining the team as a Student & Employer Engagement Leader (SEEL), I was promoted to the position of TEAM LEAD (TL). I currently oversee …

By Aman Priya Bardhan
Aman Priya Bardhan
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Career Services Implements Event & Interview No-show/Cancellation Policy and Procedures

The Office of Career Services will be implementing an event & interview no-show/cancellation policy this Spring semester (2023). Programs, activities, events, and scheduled interviews that are planned in advance will now be monitored in terms of student cancellation and no-shows.

By Nicholas Mancari
Nicholas Mancari
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What is a PCC? How can a PCC help you?

Hi my name is Pritam Jogendra Koli. I am a second year graduate student majoring in Food
Safety and Technology. Along with going to school at Illinois Tech, I am a Peer Career Coach
(PCC) in the Career Services Department. …

By Pritam Jogendra Koli
Pritam Jogendra Koli Peer Career Coach
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My Time as a Peer Career Coach: Helping Students Grow Professionally

Hi, my name is Areeba Essani, and I am an international graduate student in Material Science and Engineering. I am from Pakistan, and I came to the United States in the Spring of 2021 for my Masters. I am graduating …

By Areeba Essani
Areeba Essani Peer Career Coach
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Celebrate Elevate Month

Illinois Tech’s new one-of-a-kind Elevate program empowers you for lifelong professional success. Elevate guarantees opportunities that will allow you to take part in hands-on experiences, gain personalized mentorship, and be career-ready upon graduation. It’s all part of Illinois Tech’s Elevate …

By Kaelen Evon
Kaelen Evon Manager of Elevate Initiatives
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FAIT Fellowship

Are you interested in receiving up to $43,500 annually in academic funding for a two-year I.T.-related master’s degree or your last two years of a bachelor’s degree? Join us on November 17 at 2 pm (EST) for a webinar with …

By Celestine McGee
Celestine McGee Associate Director of Employer Engagement and Outreach
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Exclusive interview about internships and skill development with college admissions expert Heather Ayres

Intern From Home is thrilled to welcome college admissions expert Heather Ayres (who has served on the Boards of Admission at Wellesley College and Brown University) for a Q&A Series about the value of internships, developing real-world experience, and even …

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Interview Questions, Answered: ‘What Is Your Greatest Strength?’

Even though you know it’s coming, when the hiring manager asks, “What are your greatest strengths?” you get a little nervous. You know what you’re good at, but are those the right strengths for this job interview?

As it turns …

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Undergraduate Admission Advice: August

Welcome new students! Before you come to campus, make sure you submitted proof of immunization forms through Med + Proctor as soon as possible.

Move-in is August 15th and school starts August 22nd. We are so excited to have you on …

By Diana Zhu (She,Her/Hers)
Diana Zhu (She,Her/Hers) Senior Admission Counselor
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