Graduate Students

Graduate students can find useful tools at the Strommen Center, whether you’re trying to advance your career or make a change.

Avoiding Literary and Publishing Scams

It’s likely no surprise that publishing your work as a writer can be difficult. Whether you’re looking at larger press and finding an agent, going through a smaller publishing house that accepts unsolicited manuscripts, or looking at self-publishing, there can …

By Gina Musto
Gina Musto Program Manager, Career Services
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‘I Had to Choose Myself’: A First-Gen Story

Selena Bush, 26, is a senior at Roosevelt University, in Chicago, where she is majoring in biology. She’s had false starts in her college education and heavy family and financial burdens, working as many as 60 hours a week in …

By Alexander C. Kafka
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Avoiding Job Scams

Fraudulent job postings have around since the beginning of online job boards. However, with the COVID 19 pandemic and a volatile job market, there are some who are taking advantage of these circumstances for financial gains. Here are some common …

By Gina Musto
Gina Musto Program Manager, Career Services
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How to Highlight Transferable Skills on Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile When Changing Industries

According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, around four percent of workers, on average, changed industries every month from 2019 to 2021. What’s more, in 2021, around five percent of employees found new occupations. Though these percentages …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Auggie Career Spotlight: Jacob Meiners

Jacob Meiners (pronouns: he/him) is a junior at Augsburg, double majoring in Data Science and Mathematics. He’ll be graduating in the spring of 2024 and has recently been hired on by Major League Baseball (MLB) as a Junior BOSS Operator …

By Gina Musto
Gina Musto Program Manager, Career Services
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Career Resources

According to data from the end of 2018, U.S. adults spend almost half of each day interacting with media at …

Employment discrimination occurs when a person or a group of people are treated unfairly or unequally because of specific characteristics. …

AI (Artificial Intelligence) such as Bard, ChatGPT, etc., are powerful tools that can assist you in many parts of career …

What does social media have to do with your career? Well, sometimes everything. From some schools who are making LinkedIn …

You’ve completed the application process, submitted your resume and cover letter, and had a successful interview (or two). Now you’ve …

Contact & Location


Christensen Center, Suite 100

Minneapolis, MN 55454

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm