LGBTQIA+

The Office of Career Success at Isenberg School of Management is committed to supporting all students across the gender and sexuality spectrum. In this place, you can bring your full self and thrive exactly as you are. While many laws prohibit discrimination based on gender or sexuality, there are still many questions and unique concerns for those that identify in the LGBTQIA+ community when navigating the job search. Here you will find information about university resources, events, clubs, and a range of career content curated for LGBTQIA+ students that you can utilize when entering the workforce. Log in to set up your preference to be notified when new content becomes available.

LGBTQIA+

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).

By Melissa Salva
Melissa Salva Director of Employer Engagement Melissa Salva
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Celebrating Vault’s Top-Ranked Firms for LGBTQ+ Equity: Armanino, Bain, McKinsey, and Schellman

In honor of Pride Month, we’re highlighting some of our top-ranked employers for LGBTQ+ equity: Armanino, Bain & Company, McKinsey & Company, and Schellman. These employers are those that professionals rated the highest when it comes to recruiting, mentoring, supporting, …

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How LGBTQ Authenticity Can Foster Career Success

Dorie Clark, a professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, offers advice for LGBTQ professionals and their HR teams.

Read the full article here.

By Melissa Salva
Melissa Salva Director of Employer Engagement Melissa Salva
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Student Spotlight: Sophia Larco, HTM ’22

Q: Outside of classes, what clubs/activities are you involved in here at Isenberg/UMass?
A: I have been a member of the American Hotel and Lodging Association at UMass since my freshman year – taking on the role of treasurer for …

By Melissa Salva
Melissa Salva Director of Employer Engagement Melissa Salva
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5 Ways Transgender and Gender-Nonbinary Individuals Can Convey Their Pronouns of Choice at Work

It’s becoming increasingly accepted that gender is a nonbinary spectrum, which means we’re not all relegated to just “male” or “female.” Meanwhile, more and more people are choosing to identify with non-traditional pronouns, gender-neutral pronouns, multiple pronouns, or no pronouns …

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Featured Resources

Cultivating Inclusion in Isenberg

Originally recorded for Specialized Masters orientation in 2020. This video features a discussion around diversity, equity & inclusion for specialized …

The Stonewall Center – UMass Amherst

The mission of the Stonewall Center is to provide support, resources, programming, and advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, …

Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search (The Muse)

The job search can be stressful for anyone. You have to find a company you like offering a position you’re …

Transgender Job Bank

Whether you are a trans man, a trans woman, genderqueer, bigender, pangender, genderfluid, or agender, we believe that you should …

Out for Work

OUT for Work functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, …

Out for Undergrad

Our mission is to help high-achieving LGBTQ+ undergraduates reach their full potential.

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UMass Amherst
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