Alumni

As valued members of the campus community, Career Development is always interested in connecting with alumni. Whether you are coming back as a speaker or linking you with a current student, we know our office and the entire University benefits from your involvement. As alumni, there are many ways to engage with the Career Development Center, including:

If you have any questions about how to get involved with your alma mater's Career Development, please do not hesitate to contact us at careers@wlu.edu or (540) 458 - 8595.

Featured Alumni

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Why Wait Around for the Job You Want?

I currently hold three different positions. Two utilize the journalism degree I earned at W&L. One is my career. How did I land all three jobs? I hustled. There's no reason to wait around for ...

Frances Goldsmith

The Fruits of Not Giving Up

Exactly 6 days after my graduation in 2003, I boarded a plane to Paris telling myself I could afford an adventure at the age of 22 and if things went wrong, I would always have time to get my career b...

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Bringing W&L to Hong Kong

I am a bilingual speech-language pathologist working with mostly special needs children in Hong Kong. I cannot imagine how my life would have turned out if I did not spend my undergraduate years at W&...

Ann Quandt

Balancing Work & Family

What are the most important things you've learned so far in your career?  Here are my top 6 lessons – most of which I'm still working on.  1) Double and triple check everything....