Melissa Salva

Director of Employer Engagement

Melissa Salva

As Director of Employer Engagement, Melissa is focused on the needs of Isenberg’s employer partners with the goal of enhancing the efficiency and quality of the on-campus recruiting experience. She has worked at the Chase Career Center for nearly ten years, starting as a Career Advisor in 2012. Prior to joining Chase, Melissa spent 12 years working in corporate human resources, including university relations, executive development, and learning and development. She earned her B.A. in Psychology and her M.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of Virginia in 1995 and 1997, respectively.

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A Conversation with CEO, Earl Stafford ’76 – Nov. 4th, 1-2pm (Flavin Auditorium)

The Office of Career Success invites you to A Conversation with Earl Stafford, CEO of The Stafford Foundation, a non-profit that supports the marginalized, underserved, and disadvantaged. The Foundation’s approach is to help people so they can, in turn, help …

By Melissa Salva
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Register for Isenberg’s Inclusive Leadership Summit 2021!

Undergraduate and graduate students from Isenberg and other UMass Amherst students will benefit from the knowledge presented at the Inclusive Leadership Virtual Series. Students will attend panels and a keynote speaker presentation by professional thought leaders on inclusion and diversity. …

By Melissa Salva
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How to Answer “Why Did You Choose Your Major?” in a Job Interview (Plus Example Answers)

If you’re a recent college graduate heading into a job interview, you might have prepared to answer questions about how what you did in college will translate to the world of work along with other common interview questions such as “

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iCons Information Session at Isenberg this Sunday, Oct. 3rd

UMass iCons (Integrated concentration in Science) is recruiting freshmen and sophomores.  Previously, the program was only open to STEM students, and now it is open to Isenberg students. https://icons.cns.umass.edu/

Please come this Sunday, October 3rd, at 6 pm in N135 …

By Melissa Salva
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Liberty Mutual Student Diversity Symposium (SDS) – Apply by Oct. 1st

Campus Recruiting is hosting Liberty’s virtual Student Diversity Symposium on Thursday October 14th and Friday October 15th, 2021.

The Student Diversity Symposium is designed to facilitate constructive dialogue amongst underrepresented students surrounding topics in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and …

By Melissa Salva
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“Beyond Your Degree” Virtual Conference Hosted by Smart Woman Securities – Oct. 1

Friday, October 1, 2021
3pm – 5pm
Virtual

Smart Woman Securities invites you to register for the Beyond Your Degree: Careers in Finance conference taking place virtually on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. This virtual conference …

By Melissa Salva
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MFIF Diversity in Fixed Income (DIFI) Program – Apply by Sept. 19th

The Minutemen Fixed Income Fund is currently seeking applications for our diversity program, DIFI. We seek to promote women, racially-underrepresented groups, and LGBTQ+ individuals in the financial services industry. Learn more about the DIFI program HERE (scroll down for details).

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MEF Diversity Development Program (DDP) – Apply by Sept. 15th

The Minutemen Equity Fund is proud to announce that it will be hosting its annual Diversity Development Program this fall semester. DDP aims to provide students of diverse backgrounds the opportunity to learn about our organization, equity research, and careers …

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StudioU LinkedIn Photo Sessions at the Chase Career Center

StudioU, a student-run venture created by Fiana Herscovici and Paulette Palomares, is offering to take professional photos for students to feature in their LinkedIn profiles. CLICK HERE to sign up for a free, ten-minute StudioU photoshoot at the Chase Career …

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A Letter to First-Generation Students From a Professor That Cares

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By Melissa Salva
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