Discover the possibilities.

Are you exploring possible career paths and industries? This interest group helps you sample programming related to a variety of industries, and invites self-reflection, exploration, and discovery.

Members of the Exploring Interest Group are interested in a range of career opportunities, and value self-reflection, thinking outside of the box, and trying new things.

Explore & reflect to create the career of your dreams.

Joining this interest group grants you access to curated resources and events that are tailored to your unique needs and interests as a student or alum who is exploring potential industries and opportunities. We invite you to connect with peers, employers, faculty, and alums who are engaged in many different fields and career paths - and reflect on what you are seeking in your next job or internship.

Upcoming Events

From Reflection Workshops to informal meet-ups after an event on-campus, there are no shortage of ways for you to connect with the Exploring Group. Check out our events feed in Handshake for more information.

View Our Events Feed

Internships, Jobs & More

Whether you’re doing research about possible career paths or are actively searching for a job or internship, Handshake is a great place to start.

Take a look at our Opportunities Feed

Tips for Finding Opportunities

  • Customize your geographic location to view opportunities in a specific city/state or radius
  • Filter by job type, like: internship, job, fellowship, graduate school, or volunteer and part-time, full-time, or on-campus
  • Save your search to receive email alerts when new positions are posted that meet your search criteria
  • Specify the industry or job function to precisely what you are looking for or try searching for a keyword
  • Favorite positions that interest you to return to later. This also helps Handshake curate your individual feed!

Curated Career Resources

As you explore the possibilities, you may need support in reflecting on your interests, developing your resume, or knowing where to look for new opportunities.

Consult our Resources Page

The University of Vermont Career Center Division of Student Affairs

How to Join an Interest Group

  • Step 1: Log in to Handshake.
  • Step 2: Click on your name in the top right corner.
  • Step 3: Click on "Career Interests" and complete a 2-minute survey. Be sure to indicate which interest group(s) you would like to join.

You can go back at any time to change your group or join another.

 

Drop-in Hours

Mondays: 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Thursdays: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Career Center | 204 Davis Center

 

Interest Group Leaders

Ana-Cristina (AC) Medal(She / Her)

ana-cristina.medal@uvm.edu

Danielle Gallant(She / Her)

danielle.gallant@uvm.edu