- Book Jobs
- Entertainment Careers
- Film Biz
- Journalism Jobs
- National Association of Broadcasters
- Public Employment Opportunities
- Society for Technical Communication
- Bureau of State Employment
- Pennsylvania Department of Corrections
- Police Employment
- State Civil Service Commission
- Alice Ferguson Foundation
- Center for Environmental Science
- Chesapeake Bay Program
- Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin
- Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean
- The Campbell Foundation
- Thomas Jefferson Conservation District
Public Service/Public Policy
Sport and Recreation
If you are looking for a job with a company committed to diversity the following resources are a great place to start.
ALANA Student Resources There are many career resources available specifically for ALANA (African, Latino(a), Asian and Native American) individuals.
Connect with ALANA Professionals Networking is an essential skill to have for any successful career. A variety of professional associations were created for people of color:
- National Association of Asian American Professionals
- Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement
- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
There are many similar organizations that are tailored to specific professions. Do some research and see where you can connect with professionals in your career field Find Employers Committed to Diversity Many employers who have a commitment to diversity will recruit at job fairs targeted to specific populations. There are many of these throughout the country, the following are just a sample:
Individuals with disabilities often face unique challenges when entering the workforce. It is important for students and alumni with disabilities to understand their rights in compliance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is also important to know that you are not required to disclose your disability to an employer, especially when it does not require special accommodations during the interview process.
If your disability causes substantial problems in preparing for, obtaining, or maintaining a career and you want to work consider getting in touch with your local Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR).
- Disability.gov connects the disabled community with information and opportunities.
- Disability Resources from the U.S. Department of Labor.
- The National Organization on Disabilities is dedicated to getting the disabled in the workforce.
Job & Internship Search
- AbilityJobs job search engine JobAccess
Networking and Self-Advocacy
Networking is the most powerful part of any job search and successful career. Learn how to be your own advocate and know who to turn to if you feel you are being discriminated against because of your disability. If you are being discriminated contact your local Protection and Advocacy Agency.
Job or Internships for Veterans Many companies are very supportive of veteran employees, and some even prefer to hire former service members. Below is a listing of resources that we hope will help you connect with these employers: