Diverse & Inclusive Communities

As part of our industry relations and career engagement, the new McKelvey Connect has a Diverse & Inclusive Communities section that integrates diversity, equity, and inclusion within the career development journey for students. As with all industry and community pages, students will have access to relevant events, blogs, jobs, career advice, campus resources, and more! Feel free to contact us with any engineering related opportunities or resources that you find valuable. 

 

8 Tips for Female University Students Searching for Early Career Opportunities

To provide guidance to female college/university students on their early career journey, we asked eight professionals, including a Career Counselor and a VP of Growth, for their best advice. From marketing your skills and achievements to embracing self-confidence and advocacy, …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
Read more

Questions to Assess an Organization’s Commitment to DEI

Students engaged in racial justice and social impact may ask URR professionals specific questions about their organization’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and the actions it has taken that support this commitment. 

This focus on DEI ties into …

By Kelli Delfosse
Kelli Delfosse
Read more

St. Louis Named Best U.S. City for New Grads to Start a Career

An analysis by insurance provider Insurify ranked cities in the U.S. by employment opportunity and affordability, as well as transit costs and livability. St. Louis was named #1. Here’s a look at the 10 best cities, along with their score, for …

By Kelli Delfosse
Kelli Delfosse
Read more

McKelvey Engineering Professional Development Stipend

In an effort to provide an equitable opportunity for students to make professional connections, stay current with developments and advancements in a specific industry or career, and acquire new knowledge and perspectives, a professional development stipend is available from McKelvey …

By Kelli Delfosse
Kelli Delfosse
Read more

Leadership Lessons from 15 Women Founders & CEOs

At the time of writing, women are the CEOs of 41 companies of the Fortune 500; for anyone not looking to do math today, that's about 8%. And that distressingly low number is actually higher than its ever been. The …

Read more

Sidebar

Career Resources

Association of Women in Science (AWIS) 

Membership is free to WU students (undergrad & graduate), faculty & staff

Join free through WU

Washington University recently became …