Career Development

Work Well - Career & Professional Development

The BOLD Center supports students in the development of a professional identity. Professional development workshops are offered so that Douglass students acquire the skills to excel in their chosen profession. The BOLD Center coordinates internships and externships, and connects students to professional mentors. The programs at The BOLD Center supplement the offerings of the Rutgers University Career Center, and work closely with the university to take full advantage of its substantial resources.

 Walk in hours for Career Support - Every Tuesday from 10-Noon in BOLD Lounge, College Hall Room 101

- Learn how to create and use a CareerKnight account

- Start or refine your resume

- Build a quality cover letter

- Learn about opportunities to gain experience through internship, externships, Legal Careers Exploration, Public Leadership (PLEN), Global Leaders, BOLD Leaders, Mentoring, etc…

Each academic year, Douglass hosts a day-long conference specifically designed to prepare students for their professional lives. Whether their path leads to graduate school, public service, or the world of work, our annual career development day marks a key step. Read more »
The Douglass Externship Experience is an experiential learning opportunity during which students spend one to two weeks in workplaces to learn about a particular industry. Read more »
Douglass Residential College students are offered numerous opportunities to build their skills through leadership worshops that seek to foster community as well as develop and sustain women's leadership in a global society. BOLD Calendar Read more »