Robyn Acampora

Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers

Robyn Acampora

Preferred Pronouns: she/her/hers

Robyn joined the Office of Career Strategy in the fall of 2012 and is eager to meet with students who are at any point of their career exploration process. Robyn oversees the Common Good & Creative Careers team. She also manages a number of public service initiatives for the office including the Yale Alumni Community Service Fellowship and Yawkey Fellowship. She is the Office of Career Strategy liaison for student athletes. Robyn currently services on two professional association committees – the EACE Connections Committee, which manages the Professional Exchange and Road Trips to the Real World and the NACE Committee First Destinations Task Force. Before joining the Office of Career Strategy, Robyn spent seven years at Yale Law School’s Career Development Office as the Associate Director of Administration, where she worked on a number of public interest programs and was responsible for all postgraduate employment reporting.  When she is not working, Robyn is typically either enjoying pizza nights and dance parties or attending/coaching an athletic event with her husband, two children and dog, Hogan.

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Student Athlete Career Advising Sessions Now Offered at Payne Whitney Gym on Tuesdays!

Robyn Acampora, OCS Student Athlete Liaison now offers in-person career advising to Student Athletes at Payne Whitney Gym. These will be by appointment only.

When: Student Athlete Career Advising Appointments will be offered on Tuesdays from 11 am to 2pm.

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Upcoming Events for Week of 10/11

Below are some upcoming events that we want to put on your radar. Enjoy!

CGCC Chats – United Nations Small Group Chat with Human Resource Specialist, Manuela Morelli, October 13, 9:00am (signups ae limited)

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U.S. State Department Internship is Open! Deadline 10/18

Below are Details for the U.S. State Department Internship. 

We also co-hosted a talk with the Diplomat in Residence earlier this month. Here is the video in case you want to watch it.

 

U.S. Department of State Student Internship …

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Yale College: Peer Networking Lists

Contact recent Yale College graduates and current students to discuss their post-graduate roles and summer employment experiences!

Are you wondering where Yalies go after graduation? Perhaps you want to see what kind of summer internships are realistic for a specific …

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Reimbursement for Travel and Other Career Related Engagements for Yale Seniors

In an effort to support students pursuing careers in the nonprofit, government and the arts sectors, OCS offers a travel reimbursement program for Yale College Class of 2022 graduates to help offset costs associated with travel for interviews, auditions, and/or …

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Fall Networking Events (Virtual)

For Student Athletes Interested in meeting with Employers, see the list of fall networking events (similar to small career fairs) below. When you log into the specific career fair in Yale Career Link, you will see the option to watch …

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Student Athletes: Resume Preparation and Support

For Student Athletes who may be wondering the best way to get their resumes prepared for upcoming applications. Here are a few tips on how to prepare your resume:

Review the Student Athlete Resume Samples .  These are actual resumes from …

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Customize the OCS Weekly Newsletter

The Yale OCS Weekly Newsletter can now be customized to your interest areas including upcoming events, sample jobs, and helpful articles/blogs. OCS strongly recommends that everyone take the 2 minutes to update their preferences to ensure you are getting the …

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The Nonprofit Search Timeline

Students often ask about the timing for applying to an internship/ full time job in the nonprofit sector. Below is a helpful timeline which you can also find on the Nonprofit Page in the Common Good & Creative Careers section …

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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: Supporting and Enriching Child Care in New Haven: Janna Wagner ’95, All Our Kin

Janna Wagner, founder and Chief Learning Officer of All Our Kin, shares her experience founding a nonprofit in New Haven to support family childcare businesses and improve children’s early learning experiences.  #yale #cgcc #nonprofit #education #childcare #newhaven

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