News & Advice

Welcome to our News & Advice page. This page is comprised of career-related articles across a variety of categories including advice, alumni success stories, employer interviews, faculty spotlight, identity-based, industry insights, mental health, mentorship testimonials, news & events, and student success stories. To browse through our database of articles, use the search bar at the top of the page or apply the filters shown below.

Marketing Yourself as a Freelance Architect

Interested in becoming a freelance architect? Learn how to get the word out about your future business, engage your network, and earn that next gig.

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement
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What is Code-Switching and How Does It Affect Us?

This article reviews the different settings of code-switching and the ways it affects our mental health, work performance, and emotions. It also provides a few actions steps.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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Being Your Authentic Self in the Workplace

Professionals of color share their stories on barriers they’ve overcome and lessons they’ve learned throughout their careers to support you in your journey of being your authentic self in the workplace.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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Are You Experiencing Impostor Syndrome?

This article will help you tackle the feeling of not belonging or feeling like you’re not good enough. The author shares their personal story and offers tips that will help you overcome feeling like an impostor.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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10 Careers in the Legal Market for Non-Lawyers

Have you always wanted to be a lawyer but did not have the chance to study? Are you passionate about the legalities and regulations in the legal market? This article will help you find different legal careers even if you …

By Sabrina Khan
Sabrina Khan
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Job-Seeking Millennials in Healthcare

Are you born between the years 1981 to 1997 and in the healthcare industry? If so, then you are the generation in demand to work in the healthcare industry. This article reviews and helps millennials to find jobs as physicians …

By Sabrina Khan
Sabrina Khan
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The Process of Transitioning from an F-1 to H-1B Visa

As an international student, you may be considering the option of transitioning from an OPT experience to a more permanent work arrangement through an H-1B visa. This article will walk you through the steps, documents required, sponsorship needs, petition filing, …

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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The Best Websites for Building a Digital Portfolio for Free!

Creatives, as you know, having a digital portfolio ready is a necessity for your professional development and career success in any creative field! Check out this guide on the best sites for all creatives, as well as a specific list …

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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150+ Awesome Careers in Art & Design

As a creative, your career possibilities are endless! You can apply your creative and digital skills in any industry. Check out this list of 150+ career options for you across the following areas: writing, graphic design, fashion/textiles, spatial design, digital …

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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Why Should You Pursue a Career in Public Administration?

If you’re thinking of pursuing a Master’s degree in Public Administration, read this article highlighting 10 great reasons to follow this path from a variety of subjects to a variety of job options across the industry.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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