Posts Tagged: ISD

ISDR Recruitment: Career Fair Best Practices

As a member of the ISDR Program at UPMC, I have had the opportunity to take part in several events outside of my daily work routine.  One of the most interesting activities I have taken part in is assisting with recruiting events for the ISDR and ISD Summer Associate programs.  As part of this, I… Read more »

Overcoming Obstacles: Confronting Challenges in the Workplace

UPMC’s Summer Associates Program has been an educational, motivational and inspirational experience for me. We all know about the first day jitters and the panic mode that sets in as you walk to your first meeting without a clue what will be going on. The obstacles people face during their first internship or job are… Read more »

Navigating the ‘Burgh

Having to navigate a new city can be a daunting task. Driving is an option, as well as walking, but one of the best ways to get around is with public transportation. The public transit system here in Pittsburgh is run by the Port Authority of Allegheny County, which includes the bus, light rail (known… Read more »