Career Connections

Featured Career Connections

Our Career Connections Program helps Scholars be career ready, make professional connections, and have opportunities to launch meaningful careers. Here you will find information, events, tools, and organizations to help you pursue your career. Use the filters below to choose resources that are relevant to you.

Upcoming Events
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Your Guide to Launching Your Career
A guide on what to do each year in college to help you launch your career
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Career Services Liaisons Directory
Find your Career Services Liaison for career information specific to DREAMers
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ALPFA
Join the Association of Latino Professionals for America to network and advance your career
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Avenica
Career coaching to help you market yourself to employers and possibly find jobs through Avenica's employer partners
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Braven’s Get a Job Video Series
Offers tips for job seekers on updating your resume, marketing transferable skills, getting referrals and more
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Breakthrough Collaborative
Paid summer internships in education throughout 25 cities nationwide
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Career Mentoring Sessions by Alumni - Business
Scholars & Alumni share advice and resources to launch careers in Business
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Career Mentoring Sessions by Alumni - Education
Scholars & Alumni share advice and resources to launch careers in Education
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Career Mentoring Sessions by Alumni - Healthcare
Scholars & Alumni share advice and resources to launch careers in Healthcare
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Career Mentoring Sessions by Alumni - Legal/Public Policy
Scholars & Alumni share advice and resources to launch careers in Legal/Public Policy
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Career Mentoring Sessions by Alumni - STEM
Scholars & Alumni share advice and resources to launch careers in STEM
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Career Services Liaisons Directory
Find your Career Services Liaison for career information specific to DREAMers
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Disclosing Your Status During Job Interviews
Two TheDream.US Alumni share their different perspectives
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Dream Summer Fellowship
Summer fellowships on immigrant issues with social justice organizations
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DREAMer-Friendly Companies PDF
Companies supportive of DREAMers.
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Employment Guide for Dreamers
Your employment rights with DACA and TPS
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Guide to Create LinkedIn Profile
Learn how to create a strong LinkedIn Profile
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Healthcare Careers Info Session
A Healthcare talent expert and TheDream.US alumni share information about the healthcare industry, career paths, and tips to find job and internships.
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How DREAMers Can Earn a Living Through Worker Co-operatives
Into Session that shows how you can have a career and income by joining worker cooperatives
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How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Job - Part 1
Over 86% of jobs are found through networking. Learn how to use LinkedIn to build your network.
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How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Job - Part 2
Having a presence in LinkedIn is crucial in the job seach process. Two TheDream.US alumni show you how to build a strong LinkedIn profile.
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Immigrants Rising Resources
Information and resources for starting a business or working as an independent contractor
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Income and Career Alternatives for Undocumented Students
Launch your careers through entrepreneurial opportunities such as independing contracting, starting a business, or joining a workers cooperative
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Job Seeker Fact Sheet
What you should know as a DACAmented job seeker
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MALDEF: Your Rights as an Employee with DACA
Hear from a lawyer from The Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF)
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Parker Dewey
Paid short-term internships for those with or without DACA/TPS
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SHPE
Join the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers to network and advance your career in any STEM field
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Teach for America
Full-time teaching jobs and other leadership opportunities
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Upcoming Events
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Your Guide to Launching Your Career
A guide on what to do each year in college to help you launch your career
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YUPRO
Career coaching to help you market yourself to employers and possibly find jobs through YuPro's employer partners.
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