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Dominican, Rush Oak Park Hospital Partnership Creates Dedicated Education Unit for Nursing Students

A new partnership with RUSH Oak Park Hospital will offer Dominican University nursing students a new opportunity for hands-on learning — and a way to grow the number of hospital nurses amid nationwide shortages.  

Beginning in January 2024, the first …

By Yasmin Silva
Yasmin Silva
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Willenborg Internship Gives Political Science Major Experience in Community Organizing

Preparing and serving food at a shelter for Chicago’s homeless gave Amy Villasenor her first taste of volunteerism as a high school student.

This summer, the rising sophomore and political science major at Dominican experienced community outreach in a new …

By Yasmin Silva
Yasmin Silva
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Student selected for Lincoln Laureate Award

Bianca Leon Selected for Lincoln Laureate Award

From helping students sharpen their writing skills, to learning the finer points of philanthropy, Bianca Leon has pursued a wide spectrum of interests during her time at Dominican University.

Leon, a rising senior …

By Guadalupe Rodriguez
Guadalupe Rodriguez
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Student Intern Receives Mulroy Award for Leadership

The Mulroy Award, named for Dorothy Reiner Mulroy ’31, is presented annually to a student who has shown outstanding academic achievement and leadership. This year the ward has been presented to Natalia Prato, a student with passion for education, justice …

By Jessica Flores
Jessica Flores Graduate Assistant
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Join ShopDU!

ShopDU is a one-stop-shop referral platform that DU students and alumnae can use to direct new traffic to their business websites. These businesses include various art, products, and services from brands and businesses all owned by Dominican University students and …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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Career Resources

Resume Examples

Not sure how your resume should look or what to include? We’ve gathered examples across a variety of industries for …

Educator Resource Guide

This is a resource guide for educators. For additional career resources, please make an appointment with an Expert/Executive in Residence

Students with Disabilities Career Guide

This is a resource guide for students with disabilities. This is not an exhaustive guide, but it is a good …

Career Exploration

At Dominican, you can choose from more than 50 majors and numerous programs and minors to help you achieve your …

Associations for Communications & Marketing Students

This is an association guide for Communications & Marketing students. This is not an exhaustive list! If you are interested …

Association Guide for Physical & Life Science Students

This is an association guide for Physical and Life Science students. This is not an exhaustive list! If you are …

Alumni Connections

Laura (Deane) Devitt

Alumni, Faculty
  • Director, Programs Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
  • Research Specialist The Chartis Group
  • Sr. Occupational Therapist Rush
  • Medical Student, c/o 2024 Lincoln Memorial DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Adjunct Instructor Dominican University

Hilda Alvarez Rodriguez

Alumni, Students / Peers
  • Transitions Program Mentor Dominican University

Lisa Amoroso

Alumni, Faculty
  • Board of Directors, Workshop Leader IMPACT Chicago

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River Forest, IL 60305

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 4:30 pm