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Month: May 2019

May 15, 2019

Informational Interviews – Get the Scoop on your Dream Job

An informational interview is an opportunity to speak with professionals in your field in an informal setting to learn more about a specific organization or industry. This is a great way to help you think more purposefully about your professional future and what you would like to pursue while building a professional network. You may… Read more »

May 15, 2019

How to Negotiate a Higher Salary

You’ve earned your degree or a stack of credentials, you’ve taken on more responsibility at work, and you’d like to advance at your current place of employment. Not only has your supervisor taken an interest in you, but has also offered you a promotion! One catch, the promotion does not come with a salary increase.… Read more »

May 13, 2019

May 2019 Board Meeting

TO: Employee-News FROM: Dr. Melik Peter Khoury DATE: May 13, 2019 SUBJECT: May 2019 Board Meeting Update ATTACHMENTS: None Unity College Colleagues, As many of you are aware, we had our May Board Meeting on Friday with special presentations from faculty, staff, and students. The day began with an overview of the progress made on… Read more »

Man and woman working behind bakery counter

May 09, 2019

Green Economy: Must Have Skills for Next Generation Environmental Jobs

In the 21st century, governments, businesses, and nonprofits will turn to highly educated professionals to address climate issues like natural disasters, the biodiversity crisis, and freshwater scarcity. These issues will shape the next generation of green jobs, and they’ll demand the kinds of environmental skills that Unity’s grads are known for. Great opportunity lies in… Read more »

Man in forest working on technical equipment

May 08, 2019

The Top Four Environmental Jobs of the Future

There was a time when green jobs were considered a “niche” of the broader economy. But today, environmental careers are a major force in the job market, and every industry from government to tech is looking for workers with sustainability know-how. More businesses and organizations are recognizing the value and necessity of acting to protect… Read more »

May 07, 2019

Andrew Thatcher ’14

Graduation Year: May 2014 What was your Major? Parks, Recreation and Ecotourism What City/ State are you from? Cheshire, Connecticut What City/ State to you currently live in? I currently live Page, AZ The location I am at most is a remote station on Lake Powell called Dangling Rope Marina. Current Career Title: My current… Read more »

Unity College Parks and Forest Resources student Alex Koch received the Maine Campus Compact's Heart and Soul Award.

May 03, 2019

Accomplished Unity College student adds another honor to his resume

Parks & Forest Resources major Alex Koch one of six students to earn Maine Campus Compact’s 2019 Heart and Soul Award