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How to Ace Your Online Interview

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Join Keyence Corporation of America as they discuss how to interview online successfully. The hosts are both a part of the Talent Acquisition Team at Keyence and have useful knowledge that can help set you apart from other applicants and hopefully advance you to the next step. Online interviews are becoming more common and Keyence wants to help you be successful when engaging in one. According to Forbes, Keyence is one of the Most Innovative Companies in the World. » More ...

WSU Global Campus, Student Affairs Partner to Promote Competitive Esports

Washington State University Esports Club is entering the world of national collegiate competition for the first time by participating in the Electronic Gaming Federation (EGF) inaugural Power Five Esports Invitational Tournament in New Your City, Jan. 18-19, 2020. Along with enthusiastic participation of club members, the club’s ascension to national-level competition has been made possible by a partnership between WSU Student Affairs and Global Campus. » More ...

Global Campus Student Pursues Dream of Helping Children

Higher education can open doors to a world of exciting opportunities. For Global Campus student Madeleine Crookshank, graduating with her Washington State University degree will be a stepping stone for pursuing her passion: helping children with psychiatric disorders.  While she earns her bachelor’s degree in sociology with a minor in psychology online from WSU Global Campus, Crookshank works as an Admission Service Coordinator in the emergency department at Seattle Children’s Hospital. » More ...

WSU Veterans Affairs: Supporting Global Campus Military-Affiliated Cougs

According to recent WSU statistics, Global Campus has an exceptionally large population of service members, veterans, and military family members, with more than 9% of enrolled Global Campus students being military affiliated. That’s compared to about 1% of the student population on the Pullman Campus. One primary way that WSU supports this large military-affiliated population is through a dedicated Veterans Affairs Coordinator. Penny Martinez, who was recently hired to this position in August 2019, works to assist WSU students in applying for veterans’ benefits and ensure they get the services and support they need to succeed. » More ...

Virtual Mentor Tip: Add Your Face to Your Profile!

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Are you missing face-to-face communication? During my time as a virtual mentor, not being able to communicate face to face has been one of the key concerns that I have heard students express with online learning. Though we can't recreate actual face to face communication, we can come pretty close to it if we try. There are a number of ways instructors have tried to tackle this: some will hold office hours via Zoom, others share video lectures. » More ...

Effective Resume Writing

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Your resume is your first, and often, your only time to get noticed by a potential employer. The WSU Global Campus career advisor, Chris Miller, will cover crucial do’s and don’ts of resume and cover letter writing. This webinar will also include resources for developing strong resume content, and attendees will participate in an activity that highlights the importance of tailoring a resume for a specific job listing. » More ...

Faculty make the most of Affordable Learning Grants

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When hours got long and logistics were tricky, Christine Curtis focused on what developing a free, user-friendly online textbook would mean for her students. “They’re excited to not pay for the software, or a textbook,” Curtis said. “But we’re also able to be more interactive and the students really like that. It’s compatible with Blackboard, which they’re already familiar with, and the content is really good.” » More ...

Cougar Career Academy: Job Search

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Not sure where to start with your job search? Want to find out which resources are available to you through WSU? Need some advice from a career development professional? Tune in from the comfort of your home for the first event in the Cougar Career Academy series; a collection of online workshops designed to provide WSU alumni and students with the necessary tools to find the perfect career. This workshop will focus on job hunting and how to utilize the resources available to maximize your search. Log-in on Wednesday, November 13th at 6:00 pm PT during the live event to chat with our panel of professionals and collaborate with fellow Cougs on helpful job hunting strategies in the community message board. Prepare your questions ahead of time to maximize your timed chat session. » More ...