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Get resume ready for the career fair!

If you are participating in next week’s career fair, make sure to have your resume printed and ready to go. Need to revise or create a resume? Make an appointment on Handshake to meet with our staff or Executives and …

By Denise Guzman
Denise Guzman STEM Career Programs & Internship Coordinator
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Eric Borsche At The State Of Campus Recruiting Panel Of Parker Dewey

Each quarter, Parker Dewey brings together corporate leaders, universities and organizations supporting students, and all those interested in addressing the challenges of college-to-career. They touch on hot topics facing institutions and recruiters, and welcome questions in advance from audience members.

By Yasmin Silva
Yasmin Silva
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DU’s Fall 2023 Career Fair

On Thursday, September 28th, Dominican University held the Fall 2023 Career Fair. This event marked a significant milestone for our students’ professional development, with over 320 students in attendance. We were joined by 26 wonderful employers across many industries. The …

By Bianca Beteta
Bianca Beteta Assistant Director of Internships and Externships
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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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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
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  • Research Specialist The Chartis Group
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  • Sr. Occupational Therapist Rush
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Susan Adame

Alumni, Students / Peers
Meet Susan >
  • Medical Student, c/o 2024 Lincoln Memorial DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Meet Chinelo >
  • Adjunct Instructor Dominican University
Meet Amy >

Ali Alnajrani

Alumni, Students / Peers
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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