In The News 2013

An archive of articles and media featuring the Pomerantz Career Center.

From college job to career - New UI course turns part-time work into career-building opportunity

November, 2013

 

Iowa Now

Author: Lin Larson

 

When Josh Frahm talks with his students about work, he’s not shy about sharing his own story, warts and all.

“Coming out of college, I wasn’t prepared for some of the basics, like selling my experience,” he says. “I harp on students to get involved in class, on campus, on the job, building their background...

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Corridor job fairs see increase in employer interest - A Sept 26 fair at the University of Iowa has a waiting list for companies

September, 2013

 

The Cedar Rapids Gazette

Author: Unknown

 

State and national employers are showing an increased interest in Corridor college career fairs.

At the University of Iowa, 136 employers have signed up to take part in the Pomerantz Career Center's Fall Job and Internship Fair next Thursday, said Angi McKie, the career center's marketing director.

This maxes out...

Iowa’s ‘13 college graduates need work experience in school for job hunts

April, 2013

 

Iowa State Daily

Author: Emily Drees, Sarah Hadley, Lauren Horsch, Taylor Grangaard, Melanie Mackey and Nora Heaton IowaWatch.org

 

A few weeks shy of graduating in May, Brandt Heitman is ready to take a mechanical engineering degree from Iowa State to a job at AllSteel in Muscatine, debt free.

“Engineering is a tech field, and...

2013 College Grads Seeking Jobs Hurting If They Didn’t Get Work Experience in School

April, 2013

 

IowaWatch.org
Authors: Emily Drees, Sarah Hadley, Lauren Horsch, Taylor Grangaard, Melanie Mackey and Nora Heaton

A few weeks shy of graduating in May, Brandt Heitman is ready to take a mechanical engineering degree from Iowa State University to a job at AllSteel in...

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