GOLD Standard

GOLD Standard

Spring 2019 Issue

News

  • Job search
    March 6, 2019

     We’ve all heard it–Millennials switch jobs like it’s their job. While this may or may not be true for everyone, many Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLDs) are either navigating job transitions externally or facilitating their upward movement from within. We sat down with several of them to find out more about what’s really happening in careers of Ursinus’s recent graduates.

  • Alumni Panel for CPD
    March 6, 2019

     

    The Office of Career and Post-Graduate Development (CPD) has always promoted a wealth of opportunities for students at Ursinus. In fact, many of us likely visited multiple times during our Collegeville years. What some of you may not know is that the CPD Office offers tons of resources to alumni as well! Here are just a few ways UC can continue to help you in your career journey.

  • Graduation
    March 6, 2019
    If you’re thinking about going back to school, you probably have 1,001 questions and concerns.  Courtney Stewart ’14 has 5 easy tips on taking the plunge to an advanced degree.
  • Elizabeth Cannon '10
    March 6, 2019
    Ursinus women are rising!  We caught up with this year’s Rising Star Alumni Award, Elizabeth Cannon ’10 to get her advice on the skills that can give you an advantage in the workplace.
  • Self care
    March 6, 2019
    As young professionals, it is easy to become consumed by work, logging extra hours and going to extra professional development opportunities in order to gain experience and advance professionally.  Hear from Olivia Keithley ’16 about some pointers on how to keep balanced personally and professionally.