What’s Happening At DavisConnects This Week

Each week we host a variety of events across sectors and subjects to offer robust programming for students.

Monday
Senior Pre-Health Meeting
Seniors planning to apply to health professions school (medicine, dental, veterinary, PA, etc.) after graduating from Colby (i.e. …

By Hannah Soria
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From Student to Literary Agent: The Journey of Eleanor Jackson ’02 and Professor Debra Spark

By Youssif Mostafa
Youssif Mostafa
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Machine Learning vs. AI: What’s the Difference?

With all the talk about artificial intelligence (AI) taking over the world, you may be wondering what the difference is between all the concepts being tossed around these days: machine learning vs. AI or AI vs. machine learning vs. deep …

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Building Your Personal Brand in the Digital Sphere

Now more than ever, with the ever-expanding reach of the internet and social media platforms, personal branding has transitioned from being merely advantageous to utterly indispensable. In this digital age, where information flows ceaselessly and first impressions are formed with …

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6 Right Questions to Ask at Executive Job Interviews

It’s common to focus on the questions recruiters ask when preparing for an executive interview. You might research the company’s history, culture, and values to present yourself as the perfect candidate.

While knowing how to answer interview questions is vital, …

By Ivy Exec
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Gen Z is redefining “side” and “hustle”

Do you have a side hustle? If so, you may be part of a growing movement, especially in Gen Z. In a recent installment in the Washington Post’s Future of Work series, Danielle Abril interviewed young workers who are attending …

By Damon Yarnell
Damon Yarnell Dean of Student and Global Advancement
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Did you know that March 20 was International Happiness Day? Guess which country ranks as the world’s happiest…

Every year, the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network releases the World Happiness Report on March 20, the International Day of Happiness. In 2024, for the seventh consecutive year, Finland ranked #1. Meanwhile, the United States dropped out of the …

By Damon Yarnell
Damon Yarnell Dean of Student and Global Advancement
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Who’s Hiring? 10 Organizations Advocating for Women and Girls

March marks the annual celebration of Women’s History Month.

It’s a time to highlight the significant contributions that women and girls have made to society. As we take a step back to consider the incredible leaders, past and present, who …

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Looking Ahead | The Social-Impact Sector in 2050

What does the future hold for nonprofits? Though specifics are hard to predict, social-impact organizations will likely play important roles in the coming decades; Rockefeller Center president Judith Rodin believes nonprofits will be seen as “an essential component of a …

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Workforce diversity includes disabilities, not just gender and race

Study after study prove that the more diverse a workplace, the more productive is its workforce. So, in addition to many employers wanting to do the right thing by creating diverse, inclusive workplaces, they also understand that another, massive benefit …

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