Affinity Community

The Pitt Career Center is committed to supporting your career and professional development. We’ve created a list of resources to support you in your internship and job searches, networking, and other next steps. We’re here for you with guidance and support on your career exploration and preparation, every step of the way.

In addition to these identity-focused resources, be sure to check out additional resources on our website or schedule an appointment here through HANDSHAKE to meet with one of our career or experiential learning consultants. 

The content provided is a continuing work in progress, so please feel free to contact us with additional recommendations and resources that you find valuable.

Explore the Affinity Groups:

International Students

Students of Color

Women

LGBTQIA+

New to Pitt

Veterans

Student Athletes

Students with dis/abilities and neurodiversity

Adult Students

First Generation Students

The Value Of Women In The Workplace

Posted by Jane Kennedy Greene

Today, there are more women in business and running companies than ever before. From 2007 to 2018, the number of women-owned businesses increased by 58% while all other businesses grew by just 12%. During the …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Women to Women: Tips for Success in the Workplace

Speak up. Advocate for yourself. Be present in the moment.

For Women’s History Month, we reached out to alumni from different professions and fields to ask what tips they have for women heading out …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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From Cap and Gown to the Workforce: Strategies for Women Graduates Transitioning into their Careers

Transitioning from the world of academia to the workforce is an exciting and pivotal time for women graduates. As they embark on this new chapter, it’s important to navigate the transition strategically. In this short article, we will explore effective …

By Raquel Montalvo Perez
Raquel Montalvo Perez
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Career Advancement Strategies for Working Women: Tips and Insights

For working women, advancing in their careers and achieving their professional goals is both challenging and rewarding. In this short article, we will explore effective career advancement strategies specifically tailored for women. By implementing these tips and gaining valuable insights, …

By Raquel Montalvo Perez
Raquel Montalvo Perez
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Finding the Right Mentor at the Right Time

“It could be just what you need to take the next step in your career journey, and identifying and working with one is easier than you might think,” writes Shailee Koranne.

While developing and facilitating mentorship programs at Toronto Metropolitan …

By Shailee Koranne
Shailee Koranne Writer, Staff at Tri-Mentoring Program
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