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Welcome to CW’s blog! Check out our posts and get a glimpse of what life can be like at CW! Explore interesting information about CW activities, clubs, and people across our community. To view blog posts from our President, Mary Beth Del Balzo click here.

Portfolio Review Day

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Getting your work reviewed and making sure your portfolio will shine and speak for itself during a job interview, is not an easy task. That is why Career Services put together The Portfolio Review Day to prepare Digital Media students for a real job interview. Students had to present their portfolios in front of the recruiters and receive feedback. The companies reviewing students’ portfolios were Incision Network and The Creative Group.

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Street Fair

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Making the most of today’s gorgeous weather! Prof. Paula Cancro’s Project Management Class chose the best day to host “Street Fair.” It was a day to enjoy live music, fun games, and an obstacle course race. Also, Sisters United Club had some summer treats for sale.

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Making Smart Decisions

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

When it comes to decision-making, there are many different ways to approach making your mind up about something.  Turns out that effective decision-making is a skill you can—and should—hone. Understanding that there are different types of decisions that should be handled differently.  Big decisions and medium-sized decisions may require a different approach and may not come up as frequently as small, everyday decisions. How you deal with bad decisions is also key to your overall success.

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Feeling Out The Office Culture Before You Take The Job

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Congratulations! You scored the interview and are super-excited to showcase your skills and experience. Sometimes we’re so focused on simply landing the job, we forget to take that thought process a few steps further and imagine how we might actually fit in with a particular company’s office culture.

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Event Planning & Promotions Class

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Professor D’Allacco’s Event Planning & Promotions class hosted a delicious end-of-semester event for the CW community by having a food truck parked in the South Lot. A variety of hot lunch options were sold such as hot dogs, tater-tots, burgers, and more. The class successfully learned how to plan, organize, promote, and deliver their own event while students, staff, and faculty enjoyed the outcome!

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