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The Job Search

As a 2nd Year currently in the process of finding a post-graduation job, I feel compelled to tell my experience. First of all, unless you had a great experience during your Summer Internship and you are sure to go back to this Company after graduation, there are a few reasons to continue the job search throughout your 2nd year: Scenario 1: You had a riveting experience during your Internship and got an offer…but you’re still be interviewing for other positions just to see what is out there. You need to be able to conduct an educated negotiation on your initial offer, right? Scenario 2 (My case): You had a great Internship and you wanted to go back to this company Read More

TAR HEEL FEVER

Posted by Alex   The first thing that you will notice when you arrive in Chapel Hill is the omnipresence of the light blue color everywhere in town. This is not your basic blue, it is the UNC blue, it is more than just a baby blue color, it is the Tar Heel standard. Welcome to Tar Heel territory! North Carolina is known as the Tar Heel State but the Tar Heel moniker takes its full meaning in Chapel Hill. The inhabitants, the students and especially the UNC sports teams are the Tar Heels. As an International student, I did not grasp the full extent of what it means to be part of the Tar Heel community until I went to Read More