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.

- 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, and Mentoring.

Read more about the Douglass Externship Experience


BOLD Conversations – The Douglass Career Conference

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Douglass Student Center, Trayes Hall
11:00am – Registration

11:30am – Lunch and seating for Keynote

12:00-12:45pm – Keynote Speaker: Tara Kousha, Google

1:00-2:00pm – Breakout Session 1 (TBA)

2:15-3:15pm – Networking with Douglass Alumnae and Panelists

3:30-4:30pm – Breakout Session 2 (TBA)

4:45pm – Wrap Up (dessert, raffles, and announcements)