Career News & Advice

What even is Human Resources? Exploring the field of HR and what it has to offer. – UConn Center for Career Development – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

The Human Resources department in any industry plays large role in a company’s success. So, what exactly is human resources and why is it so important? Many professionals think HR is just there to hire new employees or handle complaints, but there is so much more. Here, we can go over some of the different areas within a HR department and discover if this may be the right field for you! Talent Acquisition, Engagement & Development Recruitment: One of the…

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The Importance of Visibility – UConn Center for Career Development – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

May 13, 2019 On April 30th, 2019 the Rainbow Center held its first LGBTQIA+ in STEM Professional Panel Event. We invited Dr. John Redden from the Physiology and Neurobiology Department, Dr. Morgan Tingley from the Evolutionary and Ecology Department, Dr. Alix Deymier from the Biomedical Engineering Department, Steven Difalco from the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, and Seargent Jackie Twiss from UConn PD to speak about their experiences being LGBTQIA+ in the professional world. In preparation for this…

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