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How This Michigander Fell in Love with Philly

Alexa Hitchko is a rising junior at Albion College studying Business and Spanish. Alexa spent her spring semester with an off-campus program called The Philadelphia Center, giving her the opportunity…

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Let’s Talk Non-Linear Career Paths: Hear Our Advice

At our last Campus Philly Conversation, we chatted all things career—like what happens if you don’t land your dream  job (or any job) after graduation. Hear our stories!

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Philly Tech Stories: Terrell Singletary, Software Engineer at J.P. Morgan

This interview is part of the City of Philadelphia’s Most Diverse Tech Hub initiative. Campus Philly is featuring the “Philly stories” of Black and Brown tech founders, entrepreneurs, and young professionals who…

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Philly Tech Stories: Sylvester Mobley, Founder and CEO of Coded By Kids

This interview is part of the City of Philadelphia’s Most Diverse Tech Hub initiative. Campus Philly is featuring the “Philly stories” of Black and Brown tech founders, entrepreneurs, and young…

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From College to Corporate: Launch Your Career with Freedom Mortgage

Eric Cathcart is a recent Rutgers University graduate and current Loan Advisor at Freedom Mortgage, a non-bank, full-service mortgage company that provides mortgage loans through retail, wholesale, and correspondent channels headquartered in…

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Post-Graduation in a Pandemic: How to Launch Your Career in Philly

Miranda Raughley is an Application Support Analyst at Office Practicum, a software company based in Fort Washington, PA, dedicated to connecting pediatricians with their patients to foster best practices and…

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Entrepreneurship 101: Building a Sweet Business with KakeMi Cakes

Marian Dossou is the founder of KakeMi Cakes, the 90-second cake kit with no mess (and no clean up!). Hear a little about Marian’s journey and connection to Philly, and…

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Event Recap: Launching Your Career in Philly’s Growing Life Sciences & Biotech Industry

A special thank you to the Presenting Partners of the Life Sciences and Biotech Career Fair, the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia and the CEO Council for Growth, with…

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All Things Virtual: Your Guide to Navigating Virtual Career Fairs, Interviews, and Everything in Between

Guest-written by Tiffani Donaldson-Berry, M.Ed., of Work Week Wonders Let’s explore some tips to navigating our new, virtual world!

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Philly Grit: The COVID Success Story of Catherine Fiore

Catherine Fiore is Philly born and bred. Once a Campus Philly intern, she had her life turned upside-down when she unexpectedly lost her job due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Catherine’s…

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