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CDC merges with Internship Office
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CDC merges with Internship Office

Macalester’s Career Development Center (CDC) and Internship Office recently announced their intentions to merge into one department. The move, which has been in the works for the past three years, will be made official in the fall of 2019. Dean of the CDC Mindy Deardruff credits the change to an evolution in the role that…

Mindy Deardurff named new Dean of Career Development Center
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Mindy Deardurff named new Dean of Career Development Center

On March 4, Mindy Deardurff was named the new Dean of Macalester’s Career Development Center (CDC). She is currently the Director of the Undergraduate Business Career Center at the University of Minnesota’s Curtis L. Carlson School of Management. She will officially begin work at Macalester on June 2. In a press release Macalester commended Deardurff’s…

#irl: getting real about the new CDC blog and newsletter
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#irl: getting real about the new CDC blog and newsletter

Often times, days filled with papers, professors and Café Mac do not feel like real life. But the Center for Career Development (CDC) would like to remind students that experiences at Macalester and in the broader Twin Cities community, as well as skills like resume writing and interviewing, affect real life. Their new blog and…

CDC looks for new director
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CDC looks for new director

After ten years of dividing her time between heading both the Career Development Center (CDC) and Health and Wellness Center, Denise Ward, the Associate Dean for Student Services, has left her role as the director of CDC. Her transition has relaunched the search for a new director and led to the appointment of former Assistant…