Parents & Families

Greetings Parents & Families!

Welcome to the Center for Advising and Career Development! We are looking forward to working with your students.  The Schreiner education is a holistic experience that prepares all students for meaningful work and purposeful lives in a changing global society.  We understand the importance of encouraging your students to make the most of their college experience, so from a career development perspective – we have outlined a few steps/resources for your student to consider:

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9 Job Search Tips for International Students in the Age of Coronavirus

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As if the job search climate hadn’t been tough enough for international students since President Trump enacted the “Buy American and Hire American” executive order in April 2017, now international students are forced to watch the hiring pace of U.S. …

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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Meaningful Work Internships: Costa Rica Chicas

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Four Schreiner students spent the summer of 2017 in Costa Rica
as part of the Meaningful Work Internship Program.
These are the stories of their experience.

Costa Rica – Costa Rica Chicas (wordpress.com)

 

By David Reast
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Purposeful Lives & Study Abroad with Jacob Naron in France

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Schreiner University student Jacob Naron (Psychology, 2018) talked about his winter break trip to London, Paris, and Taizé, France with Campus Ministry in December 2014: “One of my favorite parts about the Taizé trip was that I really got to …

By David Reast
David Reast Coordinator of Meaningful Work David Reast
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Study Abroad with Angie Santos in South Korea

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Schreiner University international student Angela Santos (Communication Design, 2018) talked about her summer trip to Daejeon, South Korea with the Global Scholars Living and Learning Community in July 2015: “You’ll find that completely immersing yourself in the education system of …

By David Reast
David Reast Coordinator of Meaningful Work David Reast
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Purposeful Lives with Stephani Shumaker in Europe

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Stephani Shumaker (Public Health) took trips to London, Paris & Taize, France, the Dominican Republic, Austria, Slovakia & Hungary, and Switzerland & Taize and second time as part of her Schreiner Experience. Watch her video to learn more.

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Featured Resources

If you are an F-visa student, you have the option of training in the United States by engaging in practical …

I’m First! is a community supporting first-gen students.  I’m First! was created by nonprofit Center for Student Opportunity in 2013 to …

In this article, author Rebecca Koenig lays out a roadmap of advice for first-generation college students transitioning to the professional …

Welcome to the Schreiner University Student Involvement Portal!

As Mountaineers, we invite to you Pounce on the opportunities provided by …