Entrepreneurial UPOP alum credits UPOP and her mentor for setting her on "non-linear" career path.
As is true for many MIT sophomores, Victoria Gregory ’17 found that UPOP’s rich array of employer and mentor networking opportunities helped to set her on her career journey — though in entirely unexpected ways.
UPOP's teamwork training proved invaluable in Judy Wang's Optum internship
When UPOP sophomore Judy Wang ’19 interned at Optum, she drew extensively upon the collaborative skills she learned during her UPOP year.
Interviews can be daunting for students! You might be brilliant at coding or CRISPR, but you’re anxious about “What do I say? What do I NOT say? What do I wear? What do I do with my hands?” The simplest worries can prevent you from being your relaxed, authentic self in an interview. Let’s fix this!
UPOP gives students the skills that are in hot demand by employers! Learn more about how UPOP can fast-track the careers of MIT's sophomores.
Navigating the Recruiting Maze: Part 3
Recruiting at MIT is like drinking from a firehose: employers, with thousands of corporate competitors, have to navigate the complexities of a decentralized campus. How do you find the students and staff contacts you are looking for from among student clubs, labs, departments, special programs,...