All posts by Robin Vacek

Robin is a Career Counselor and joined the Center for Career Development in July 2017. In her role, Robin counsels students and facilitates workshops on a number of career development topics. She received her bachelor of arts in Theatre from Albright College and her EdM in Educational Leadership & Policy Studies: Higher Education Administration from Boston University. Outside of work, Robin enjoys reading, learning about Russia, TV show marathons, cooking/baking, theater, and dreaming about adopting Italian greyhounds and raising chickens.

Resilience and the Job Search

Everyone knows someone who seemed to get a job like magic. They applied to a few positions and got an offer within a month. Unfortunately, this is the exception rather than the rule. Even if you are doing everything right, the search can still take time. Almost all the alums we talk to say their ...

Exploring Careers through Informational Interviews

Have you researched careers online, but found it difficult to get a clear picture of what it’s like to do them? Do you have a few career ideas, but having trouble narrowing them down? Are you clear about the type of career you would like, but unsure how to enter the field or what type ...