By Theresa Bibeau in Student Conduct posted: Sep, 27th 2017

UPDATE: What Betsy DeVos Means for Title IX

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ repeal of Obama-era guidance on September 22, 2017 poses to change how student conduct offices in higher education will manage sexual misconduct cases. Under DeVos’ leadership, the U.S. Department of Education withdrew the guidelines for handling cases of sexual misconduct put in place during the Obama-administration era. From the beginning of […]

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By Cristina Restrepo in Announcements posted: Sep, 25th 2017

Call for Entries: Student Testimonial Contest is Now Open!

Symplicity Corporation invites all students from our partner institutions and career centers to participate in our student testimonial contest – Hired: A True Symplicity Story – for a chance to win up to $500. Times are tough, and as a college student, money is probably pretty tight. But at Symplicity, we want to help you […]

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By Theresa Bibeau in Student Conduct posted: Sep, 21st 2017

Betsy DeVos and Title IX: What Has and Hasn’t Happened Yet

Title IX and the issue of campus sexual assault continued to dominate conversations on college campuses across the nation throughout the summer. Groups representing the rights of both the victims of sexual assault and the accused remained sharply divided on what would constitute a fair and balanced approach from the Trump Administration and its Education […]

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By Theresa Bibeau in Current Events posted: Sep, 15th 2017

What the End of DACA Could Mean for Your Students and Career Center

On September 5, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Trump administration would be phasing out the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program. Over the next few months, this act will affect hundreds of thousands of college students across the country. Due to this fact, colleges and universities nationwide are trying to determine […]

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By Theresa Bibeau in Career Services posted: Sep, 8th 2017

Helping Students Pick Part-Time Jobs for the Semester

With students back on campus after summer vacation, many of them are seeking part-time jobs to help pay their tuition or living expenses. No job that a student has should just be a “job” though, and as a career services professional, you should help students find part-time jobs that will actually benefit their careers in […]

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