'CuseConnect is a LinkedIn group open only to Syracuse University students and alumni. It offers students and alumni the opportunity to recieve advice and gain career insight from alumni who love Syracuse University as much as you do.
You can search through the members of the group to find and connect with alumni in your field of interest for the purpose of networking and gathering information about careers.
As a group, Syracuse University alumni tend to be very giviing and helpful to current students — and the alumni who join the 'CuseConnect group are among the most helpful. They have volunteered to assist Syracuse University students and fellow graduates through the career exploration and job serach process. These alumni work in many industries and they are located all over the world.
'CuseConnect is not a job placement service. Rather, it's an opportunity for you to build your network of alumni contacts. Use 'CuseConnect to gather information about employment trends, job functions, salary expectations, effective internship/job searches, and more. It's also a great way to gain experience using LinkedIn.
To get started with 'CuseConnect, you must build a LinkedIn profile.
Once you build a LinkedIn profile, click on this link* to request to join the group.
Once your request to join has been accepted, you can start discussions within the group, search for job opportunities, and connect with the alumni you find.
Have questions? Contact Jenna Turman, Assistant Director for Alumni Director for Alumni Programs (firstname.lastname@example.org or 315.443.3616)
*Due to changes to LinkedIn's groups, you can no longer search for private groups in LinkedIn.