INTRODUCTION TO THE SUSTAINABILITY, RENEWABLE ENERGY & CONSERVATION INTEREST COMMUNITY

The Sustainability, Renewable Energy & Conservation Career Interest Community offers customized support for students, which may include specialized career fairs, networks, employer visits, events and resources. Our Career Community, while facilitated by Career Services, is a collective and collaborative effort involving all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and employers in the career development process.

All Career Communities will give you the opportunity to:

  • MEET other students with similar interests
  • ENGAGE with faculty members, alumni, and employers in your interest area
  • CONSULT with mentors and advisors
  • ACCESS the many resources available to you at Ithaca College

Your career is a journey, not a destination. Let’s work together towards your success!

On Climate Change, Advocacy and Saving The World’s Last Pristine Continent

Robert Swan, the first human to walk to both the North and South poles talks about climate change and the imperative to save the world’s last pristine continent in this inspiring TED talk.

By John Fracchia
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Ways to Recognize & Avoid Job Scams

Some job scams are easy to spot while others appear legitimate. According to the FBI, scammers advertise phony job opportunities on college employment websites soliciting college students for administrative positions. Then the student employee receives counterfeit checks and is told …

By Jennifer Pawlewicz
Jennifer Pawlewicz Career Engagement and Marketing Specialist Jennifer Pawlewicz
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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture.

Perhaps you’re …

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Which scientific meetings should I attend?

Attending a scientific meeting can be very inspiring. It may broaden your network and help you to make yourself and your research visible to a broad audience. But it is also often time-consuming and expensive. How do you choose the …

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5 Environmental Careers That Don’t Involve Science

Many people are passionate about sustainability and the environment, but not everyone enjoys the science end of the field.  This article from the Student Conservation Association highlights 5 environmentally focused careers that don’t involve science.  Read about it here.

The …

By John Fracchia
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