Join the Duke Career Center for a 5-day series dedicated to career exploration led by career advisers.
Schedule: January 11-15, 2021, Exploration Section 9:00 am – 11:00 am, Job Search Section 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Delivery Method: Synchronous
Eligibility: The Career Center can provide this program for graduate students from Trinity College, Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering, the Graduate School, the Divinity School, and the School of Medicine’s Master of Biostatistics and Population Health Sciences programs.
Team Lead: Rachel Coleman
This 5-day series is dedicated to career exploration and led by career advisers. Two groups will be offered: one focused on career exploration and one focused on immediate preparation for a job/internship search.
In the exploration group, students will learn how to:
In the search group, students will learn how to:
Originally from Pennsylvania, Rachel earned an undergraduate degree in education from Millersville University and went on to teach elementary school. After relocating to Florida, she completed a combined M.S./Ed.S. program in school and career counseling from Florida State University. While at Florida State, Rachel worked in the Career Center as an advisor, mock interview mentor, and instructor for the undergraduate career planning course. Following a move to New York, she spent over six years at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point helping military service members navigate their career transitions. Most recently, Rachel served as director of the career services program with the West Point Association of Graduates.
Outside of work, Rachel enjoys spending time with her family, being outside, listening to music, and reading.