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SECOND THOUGHTS — Me as I question whether or not choosing to pursue journalism was a good idea. While the field of journalism is wonderful in itself, it is definitely not for everyone.

Opinion — So, you want to be a journalist?

Hannah Jenkins February 20, 2023

I have been fascinated by the realm of journalism since my junior year of high school when I took a career prep class. In this class, we were tasked with making a presentation on the career of our choice....

Cat Career Tracks replaces software

Cat Career Tracks replaces software

Winter Keefer November 16, 2017

NMU Career Services is in the process of switching the Cat Career Tracks employment system from Gradleaders software to Handshake, a web application developed by three Michigan Technological University...

New career services website eases employment search

Chris Dittrick February 21, 2013

Campus career services has opened a new website called Cat Career Tracks for students and alumni to seek employment, find a career path or to interact with potential employers. According to Steven LaFond,...

Interview workshop to be held

Ellen Holmes November 15, 2012

On Thursday, Nov. 29 the Career Services Office will be conducting an interview workshop in room 2303 of Hedgcock at 5:30 p.m. according to Kaylee McIntyre of the Career Services office. Attending...

Job fair introduces students to employers

Katie Buda October 4, 2012

The Career Services Office invites students of all ages and majors to participate in the Fall Job Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10 in the Great Lakes room of the University Center. The Fall...

Workshop offers résumé assistance

Adele Herman September 13, 2012

NMU Career Services will be holding a résumé workshop for students on Monday, Sept. 17 at 4 p.m. in Room 2303 Hedgcock. The workshop will cover résumé writing techniques, common mistakes to avoid,...

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