OWU's Career Connection offers lifetime services for the entire Bishop community. We are here to help!

Alumni Career Connection Programs and Resources

Join the OWU Alumni LinkedIn Group

Connect with OWU Alumni & Friends throughout the country and around the world. Network, make valuable business connections, share career tips and seek advice.  Become a member of the Alumni & Friends LinkedIn group today.

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Job Search (JS) 101 Webinars & Resources

Ohio Wesleyan University and JS101 | Job Search 101 have partnered to bring OWU alumni cutting-edge, modern job search information and resources so you can rise above your competition and land the career you want.

Here, you’ll find a wealth of job search information at your fingertips, including online classes, podcasts, blogs, resource slides, worksheets, and more! All FREE for OWU alumni.

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Candid Career

Access the new video library of 6,00 clips that feature “get hired” videos and day-in-the-life experiences of numerous occupations.

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Parker Dewey

Research and apply for contract opportunities (typically virtual 2-5 week experiences) through this system!

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External Career Resources

Review helpful outside career resources and links here.

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Outcomes Surveys

Each year, we conduct a follow-up survey of new graduates, and these reports, as well as five and ten year out reports, are available to view.

View Outcomes Survey Reports

Ways to Help

Alumni Partner Initiative

Alumni Partners Program

As an Alumni Partner, your contact information will be available on our website. Students, Alumni, and faculty/staff can reach out for 1:1 conversations, presentation invitations, and other engagements. There is not a guarantee that you will be contacted or engaged during an academic year, but you will be considered first for student connections, presentations, networking events, and other contributions (in person or virtually). Through this program, you will contribute to the success of our students and Alumni, and you will remain closely connected with OWU. We hope you'll consider joining us in this new initiative to strategically connect our students and Alumni! 

Check out our Alumni Partner Initiative page

Please contact Leigh Mascolino at lemascolin@owu.edu with questions.

Host an Externship

Host a student at your place of employment during spring and fall breaks.

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Hire a Bishop

Want to hire a fellow Bishop for a job or an internship? Handshake allows prospective employers to post jobs and internships, and search student resumes. Your organization can utilize Handshake 24/7 to connect your opportunities with OWU students and alumni

Register Your Organization

Conduct a Mock Interview

Conduct practice interviews for Ohio Wesleyan students.

Present a Company Information Session

Provide information about your organization and career opportunities to increase interest from job seekers.

Sponsor a Career Connection Program or Event

Many of our programs have been successful due to the support and encouragement of our alumni. We are constantly searching for alumni & friends who are willing to support our future endeavors.

Feel Free to Reach out to Us

Career Connection
Slocum Suite 207
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Phone: 740-368-3152
Email: careers@owu.edu

Recorded Programs

Past Programs

Graduate/Professional School Panel Webinar
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Living the Flexible Work/Life balance & going beyond the 9-5 Webinar
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Videos shared during webinar:
1.  Trying to make money as a freelance artist.
2.  My life as a freelancer (so far).

Additional links and resources provided during the webinar:
1.  Due.com - Freelancer Comprehensive Guide
2.  Upwork Freelancing in America Survey (2019)
3.  Turbox Guide for Freelancers & Taxation

Resiliency & Job Searching in a Tough Economy Webinar
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