Ten Tips to Get Ready for the Career Fair!

Career Week is upon us at MBU, with not one but two career fairs on March 20 and 21.  Get ready because this year, we’re bringing nearly 70 organizations representing many organizations and companies, many of which are looking to …

By Thy Nguyen
Thy Nguyen Executive Director, McCree Center for Life Success
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Announcing May Term Abroad 2025!

Interested in taking your studies overseas next spring? Choose from two unique study abroad courses offered by MBU professors:

To ensure you are able to participate in either course, take time this summer to prepare your passport! First time passport …

By Raven Showalter
Raven Showalter Assistant Director of Global Engagement
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Spring Semester Farewell

On April 17th, MBU Global Ambassadors Kelsey Bantel, Madison Christensen and Sophie Wilkins gathered in the Spencer Center to recognize the achievements of our exchange students.

Four students stayed at MBU for the full 2023-2024 academic year: Risa Mizuma came …

By Raven Showalter
Raven Showalter Assistant Director of Global Engagement
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Spring Semester Outing: Charlottesville Day Trip

On March 30, exchange students were invited to participate on a day trip to Charlottesville, Virginia.

Together the students explored the Downtown Mall, ate lunch at Doma Korean restaurant and went for a walk around the University of Virginia’s historic …

By Raven Showalter
Raven Showalter Assistant Director of Global Engagement
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Surviving Exam Week: Tips and Strategies from a Career Advisor

Exam week – that whirlwind of stress, caffeine, and late-night study sessions. As a career advisor and an alum, I’ve seen my fair share of students navigating the challenges of exam week, and I’m here to tell you: you’ve got this! …

By Jada Smith
Jada Smith Career Design Advisor
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Mastering the Interview: Your Guide to Success

Are you ready to ace that interview and land your dream job? Preparation is key to success, and here are some essential tips to help you shine:

Research the Company:

Know Your Resume:

Practice Common Interview Questions:

Dress Appropriately:

Arrive …

By Jada Smith
Jada Smith Career Design Advisor
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Embarking on the Doctoral Journey: Decoding the PhD Experience

So, you’re curious about diving into a PhD program, and a thought pops up: “How on earth can I fill 4-6 years with more schooling?” Well, fear not, because I’ve been there, done that, and I’m here to guide you through the entire PhD experience, from start to finish.

By Rachel Hirsh
Rachel Hirsh
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Civic Connections

Last week Friday, the Spencer Center hosted Civic Connections After Hours. From 7-9pm we sang our hearts out and found stress relief in missing every note of our chosen songs.

This Thursday, March 28, the last Civic Connections event for …

By Akeilah George
Akeilah George Student Staff: Civic Engagement Assistant
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Demystifying the Cover Letter: Your Key to Unlocking Job Opportunities

In the competitive landscape of job hunting, your resume might be the shining star of your application, but don’t underestimate the power of its faithful companion: the cover letter. While the resume presents a condensed version of your professional journey, …

By Jada Smith
Jada Smith Career Design Advisor
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Deciphering the Path Ahead: Navigating the Differences Between PhD and Master’s Programs

Masters and PhD programs are both advanced degrees, but they have distinct differences in terms of their duration, depth of study, research focus, and career outcomes. Here are three key differences between these two types of programs:.

By Rachel Hirsh
Rachel Hirsh
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