Author: ksiringo

  • Bowdoin alumni respond to calls for help

    Rebecca Goldfine (March 31, 2021). Bowdoin News. After call for help, alumni respond with hundreds of jobs. Bowdoin’s President Clayton Rose saw a way to mobilize alumni to help seniors or recent graduates in a job market upended by the pandemic. Bowdoin alumni stepped up the challenge.

  • The transformation of career services amidst a pandemic and calls for racial justice

    Dana Hamden (February 5, 2021). Inside Higher Ed. Career Readiness in the COVID world. At Oberlin College, the Career Development Center is reimagining its role as it aims to prepare students to enter a world of work that is reckoning with deep-seated injustice and inequity.

  • Sustaining a democracy requires education in the humanities.

    Colleen Flaherty (January 8, 2021). Inside Higher Ed. A Failure to Educate. Among the many ways in which to analysis the attack on the US Capital in early January, an improperly educated populace is one that merits our attention. Lynn Pasquerella, President of the Association of American Colleges and Universites (AACU), says that “higher education […]

  • “The Future of Work” with Bowdoin’s Kristin Brennan

    “The Future of Work”. Maine Calling. Cindy Han. October 21, 2020. Maine Public Radio. This broadcast looks at how the pandemic is shaping the landscape of our work, and whether any of these shifts will be long-standing changes. Guests include Kristin Brennan, the Executive Director of Career Exploration and Development at Bowdoin College.