July 11 2014
Today’s blog post comes from Monica Chahal,
recipient of a Green and Gold Student Leadership and Professional Development
Grant. The Green and Gold Grant is administered by CAPS and funded by the
University of Alberta Annual Fund. At CAPS, we strongly encourage students to
actively engage in their career and follow their curiosities because such
action often reveals – even creates –
June 19 2014
Today's post is from Amy Roy Gratton, Experiential Learning Coordinator with CAPS: Your U of A Career Centre.
I often get the question, “what do you do all summer when
there are no students around?” I’m
fortunate to be able to explore careers first hand in order to be more
knowledgeable about career options and labour market information when I advise
This summer I was
June 11 2014
This week's post comes from Christine Gertz, Library and Information Specialist with CAPS.
Lean In for Graduates by Sheryl Sandberg and Others.
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
Since its appearance in early 2013, Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In: Women, Work, and
the Will to Lead
has sparked debate and discussions, not only about the encouragement the book
gives to women to devote energy to