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How To Build a Resume That Will Stand Out

When you’re searching for a job, there’s one thing you need to worry about above all else: your resume. Your resume is the foundation of your job hunt, as it is a representation of who you are as an employee to all prospective employers. That’s why it’s crucial to create a resume that will be attractive to hiring managers. In this article, we’ll share some tips for how to build a resume that will stand out and help you put your best foot forward in your job search.

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How To Write a Good Cover Letter

A cover letter is a valuable part of the process of searching for a job. It complements your resume, allowing you to expand on your qualifications and explain why you are interested in a certain position. This can

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The Top 5 Networking Tips

Networking with others is incredibly important in many different professions. In fact, 80% of professionals believe that networking is important to career success, and 70% of individuals report being hired at companies where they have a connection. However, networking can often be difficult and even anxiety-inducing. But there are certain networking tips that can make the process of meeting others and building relationships with them easier. In this article, we’ll cover the top 5 networking tips to help you connect with other professionals.

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Everything You Need To Know About the Smithsonian Museums in DC

Visiting the Smithsonian Institution—the world’s largest museum, education, and research complex—is one of the top things to do while in Washington DC. It is estimated that the Institution holds around 155 million objects, works of art, and specimens throughout its facilities. However, with such an expansive collection of museums and other sites of interest, it can be difficult to know where to start. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the different Smithsonian Museums in Washington DC.

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How To Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

Letters of recommendation are useful tools in many different situations, including applying to schools, receiving scholarships, obtaining internships, and even landing jobs. But, it’s not always clear how to go about getting a letter of recommendation when you need one. If you have any uncertainty about asking for a letter of recommendation, don’t worry! These nine steps will see you through the whole process, start to finish.

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Our Story

Few residence halls boast a history that stretches back to 1833, one that is punctuated by a Congressional charter – as well as an appearance by Eleanor Roosevelt. Ours Does.

Room and Board

Tuck into one of our rooms, each fully furnished and with either a view overlooking 2nd Sweet or our private garden, and make it yours.


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