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Calling the High School Class of 2024!

Calling the high school class of 2024!

Congratulations as you enter the last stretch of your high school journey! The next chapter after graduation can be exciting, but it is common to feel overwhelmed, uncertain, or anxious. We want to …

By Sarah Seavey
Sarah Seavey
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Which STEM Careers Are Right for Me? Quiz

STEM careers are plentiful and lucrative, but what if you have no idea which one to choose? Maybe you like math or science, but you’re unsure how those subjects translate to STEM careers. Or maybe you’d like to understand all …

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Top 10 Jobs for Biology Majors

Biology is the study of living things. Given the sheer number of living organisms on the planet, there are a lot of jobs for biology majors across a plethora of sectors. Some biology majors become researchers and run labs, while …

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How to Talk to Your High School Student about Their Career Plans

If you’re a parent with a high schooler who is thinking about pursuing college or technical education in Louisiana, you may be wondering how to have these conversations.

Knowing what questions to ask and how to help your child think …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Customer Success Manager
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How to choose a major that puts you on the path to success

Choosing a major is one of your most crucial decisions in college. It is not just about picking a subject that’s interesting or easy for you; it’s about finding a path that allows you to channel your strengths, nurture your …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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