Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

21st-Century Skills That Every Learner Needs

You’ve probably heard about the importance of critical thinking, teamwork, creativity, and other “21st-century skills.” These skills are acknowledged to be essential to thrive in today’s world. However, you might be asking what those super skills are and how you …

By Kelli Delfosse
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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
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The Consulting Resume

One of the most crucial ways to land a great consulting role is by building a strong resume. If you are starting from scratch, you can find a functional guide on how to craft your resume in this RocketBlocks post. …

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Share Your Internship or Co-op Experience with McKelvey Students

It’s common knowledge that internships are an important part of the college experience and an essential aspect of launching that first career. In addition, internships:

-Provide exposure to the real world
-Help build critical network connections
-Equip students with technical …

By Kelli Delfosse
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How to Write a Resume With No Work Experience

Writing a resume when you don’t have any work experience can be daunting. How are you supposed to fill a blank page if you’ve never had a job to begin with? Luckily, not all hope is lost — even if you’ve …

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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 …

WashU CNX

WashU CNX is a mentor-focused online community where you can build connections with fellow students, alumni, and friends of the university …