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Career Center Makes “Big” Investment in Student/Alumni Career Success

February 1, 2024

“Big Interview” is an AI-assisted job interview training tool designed to reduce anxiety and improve outcomes by giving users the opportunity to practice and get immediate feedback.

Career Development

New Zoo Internship Affords Student Close-up of Wild Kingdom

December 6, 2023

Anthrozoology major Pierre Bernard interned at one of Texas' largest zoos, providing an experience that gave him practical insights into caring for animals, a better understanding of their behavior, and greater knowledge of zoo operations.

Career Development

Testing the Waters at Off-Campus Career Fairs Prepares Students for the Workforce

October 11, 2023

Beacon students attend the Lake County Career Fair and learn about potential career options.

Career Development

Summer Experiences Bring Beacon Students Closer to Job Readiness

September 5, 2023

Beacon College students don’t seek just internships anymore.

Career Development

Bradley Hopes to Turn Graduate-to-Career Pipeline on Full Blast

August 3, 2023

By Marco Santana Melissa Bradley has a mantra that she has helped spread across Beacon College’s Juan & Lisa Jones Center for Career Preparation.

Career Development

Career Immersion Program’s Extreme Makeover Creates Better-aligned Internships

June 5, 2023

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.

Career Development

Beacon Builds Tomorrow’s Workforce Today with Focus on Matching Majors

March 2, 2023

By Richard Burnett Amid an economy still rattled by recession worries and pandemic angst, U.

Career Development

Career Center Aims to Reach and Equip Earlier Marketable Prospects

December 7, 2022

Boosted by a new and improved headquarters, Beacon College’s Juan & Lisa Jones Center for Career Preparation has launched a wide-ranging outreach program this school year, powered by a growing career advisory team housed in its expanded, tech-enhanced facilities.

Beacon News

Opportunity Knocks at Beacon’s Career Week

March 30, 2022

The Beacon College Career Center is pleased to announce Career Week 2022 which will be held the week of April 4 through April 8.

Beacon News

Internships Immerse Students In ‘Transformative’ Experience

August 24, 2021

As a college intern, Jack Jones built his own field of dreams this summer for a parks and recreation department.

Career Development

Beacon Student Techie Earns Summer Slot with Dell Technologies

May 12, 2021

Williams had applied last year for the Beacon College’s coveted DELL Technologies summer internship, but a spot for her wasn’t in the (keypunch) cards.

Career Development

Student Lands 560-hour, $6,000 Paid Internship at RoMac

April 5, 2021

“Never give up.”  “Stay strong.