Nonprofit, Education + Social Impact

About the Nonprofit, Education + Social Impact Career Community

You, me, us. Together we can make a social and economic impact. In this community, explore how to teach and help others, creating change for society’s greatest challenges. Join other like-minded people to explore how to make a difference.


Unleash Your Inner Networker: Tips for Building Confidence

By Sara Derrick
Sara Derrick
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Networking Effectively During an Internship

A great internship is full of potential for your career. For starters, an internship can provide a direct path to full-time employment, but this isn’t necessarily a guarantee. Something you can always control is the way in which you interact …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Get Career Advice with Connect-a-Bull

Connect-a-Bull is as free tool for mentorship, networking, career exploration, experiential learning, and job connections. And it’s made for everyone at UB: students and alumni at any point in life.

The Connect-a-Bull platform is built around the principle that every individual, …

By Ed Brodka
Ed Brodka Career Design Consultant
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16+ Jobs for Philosophy Majors (No Existential Crisis Required)

If you’re pursuing a philosophy degree, you likely get many questions — and may have questions yourself — about what job you’ll have after graduation. While “philosopher” is technically an option, this major teaches skills applicable to various fields, like critical thinking,

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Exploring Opportunities for Social Impact and Social Innovation through Public-Private Partnerships

Exploring Opportunities for Social Impact and Social Innovation through Public-Private Partnerships | 🎧 41-minute listen


“Shared value is a management strategy …

Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Episode 8: Neurodiversity in the workplace  | 🎧 41-minute listen

In this episode, we meet the co-founders of SEI’s Neurodiversity@Work Program. …

▶ Embracing Entrepreneurship and Young Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofit Hub Radio: Embracing Entrepreneurship and Young Leadership in the Nonprofit  | 🎧 21-minute listen

What inspires young leaders and entrepreneurs to …

Experiential Learning Network Project Portal

The Experiential Learning Network’s Project Portal is the place for all students—no matter your major or class year—to explore exciting …

Bullseye powered by Handshake

Bullseye powered by Handshake is the ultimate job and internship spot where it’s easy for UB students and alumni to …

Interstride: A one-stop shop for everything international

Today, your career exploration can take place anywhere in the world.

We know the job/internship search process can be challenging, …

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Connect-a-Bull Alumni

Sara Marie Arias

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Costa Rica
  • Donor Relations and Stewardship Coordinator EARTH University Costa Rica
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Amna Aurangzeb

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Pediatrics University at Buffalo
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Jiwon Choi

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Tucson, AZ
  • Research Assistant University of Arizona
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James Gerland

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Clarence Center, NY
  • Adjunct Faculty Buffalo State University
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William Haskell

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Amherst, NY
  • Information Security Compliance Analyst (Senior Programmer Analyst) University at Buffalo
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Keeley LaForme

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Digital Content Specialist Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
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Trey Lohnas

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Amherst, NY
  • Graduate Assistant - Career Design Center University at Buffalo
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Jonathan Makeley

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Amherst, NY
  • Research Assistant Alfred University
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Laura Masse

Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Assistant Director of Early Engagement, Office of Alumni Engagement University at Buffalo
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Brandon McCormick

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • East Amherst, NY
  • Operational Excellence Project Manager of Digital Transformation Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services
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Gabrielle Merlo

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Buffalo, New
  • Martial Arts Instructor Master Khechen’s Martial Arts Academy
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Adrianne Morton

Alumni, Connect-a-Bull Alumni
  • Williamsville, NY
  • Director Research Impacts University at Buffalo
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