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SUCCESS STORY: Angela Rathbun

SUCCESS Stories 17 October 2011 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Angela Rathbun

Major: Psychology Graduation Date: May 2011 Company Name/Position Title: VCU School of Nursing, Center for Biobehavioral Research /research assistant How the Career Center helped you along the way: The Career Center was a great help during my process of getting a job.  They assisted me with my resume and interview questions and concerns.  I used […]

SUCCESS STORY: Hilliard Hicks

SUCCESS Stories 28 July 2011 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Hilliard Hicks

Major: Psychology Graduation Date: 05/12 Organization Name/Position Title:  Center for Biobehavioral and Clinical Research, Research Assistant How the Career Center helped you along the way: I was helped at the career center with my resume. I had been using a resume that I created for a very long time, and it was getting no results. I stopped […]

SUCCESS STORY: Benita Thompson

SUCCESS Stories 22 October 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Benita Thompson

Major: Psychology Graduation Date: August 2010 Company Name/Position Title:Arizona MENTOR – Direct Support Professional How the Career Center helped you along the way: Jeanette Waterman helped me continuously perfect my resume, taught me how to be persistent in my efforts to find a job and it helped increase my confidence. Any insights that you have for current […]

SUCCESS STORY: Rakim Reid

SUCCESS Stories 19 July 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Rakim Reid

Major: Psychology Graduation Date: May 2011 Placement:       Research Assistant, with Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Nursing. How did you find your internship?   Through the PSYUGRAD. They list any fellowships, internships, or job opportunities related to psychology or social sciences on there.  How the Career Center helped you along the way?  Ms. […]

SUCCESS STORY: Chris McCollam

SUCCESS Stories 1 July 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Chris McCollam

Name: Chris McCollam Major:  Psychology Graduation Date:  May 22nd, 2010 Employer:  Southeastern Institute of Research Area/Department: Marketing Research How the Career Center helped you along the way: “My counselor, Jeanette Waterman, met with me and showed me many online resources and suggested ways to search for jobs/internships.  She also helped me a lot with formulating […]

SUCCESS STORY: J. Surles

SUCCESS Stories 7 June 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: J. Surles

Major:  Psychology  Graduation Date:  May 2009  Organization Names and Position Titles:   Bose and Demonstration Specialist.   Colonial Services Board (CSB) and Community Services Associate.  How did you find your position?  I found my position at Bose, from a college student informing me of an email, that included a Bose employment advertisement.  I applied for […]

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Announcements,SUCCESS Stories 24 May 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORIES

Class of 2010!!!!  http://www2.richmond.com/content/2010/may/24/youve-been-spotted-vcus-commencement/

SUCCESS STORY: Shanice Coleman

SUCCESS Stories 29 April 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Shanice Coleman

Major: Psychology, minor in Religious Studies, Certificate in Statistical Sciences   Graduation Date: May 2011   Position(s) Information:  NIH-funded Center for Biobehavioral Clinical Research  VCU  Undergraduate Research/Creative Scholarship Summer  Fellowship Program   How did you find your position? Being a Junior, it was time to find a summer job that related to my field. Last summer I […]

SUCCESS STORY: Julie Hoefer

SUCCESS Stories 11 January 2010 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY: Julie Hoefer

Julie is currently working for Footprints as an ESL Instructor. Read more below!!! “Hi my name is Julie I am a VCU graduate with a bachelors in Psychology and a minor in African American studies. I am currently living in Daejeon, South Korea. I am an English as a second language teacher here. My experience […]

SUCCESS STORY – Karen Randolph

SUCCESS Stories 7 August 2009 | Comments Off on SUCCESS STORY – Karen Randolph

Major: Psychology  Graduation Date: May 2010  Current position: Academic Adminstrative Assistant; Bryant & Stratton College  How did you find this job?  From an advertisement in the Chesterfield Observer What do you do? My job is to assist the Registrar in creating transcripts, maintain the safety and integrity of the student academic records, track student attendance, […]