Parents & Families

Welcome Parents and Families!

The transition from student to career professional requires strategic development, and St. Martin Career Exploration Office is here to assist COLSA students to ensure that they are well prepared to meet the needs of the workplace or transition into graduate school. Through a variety of services, we assist students in articulating career goals and creating well-informed action plans.  Students are advised to meet with a career professional and schedule periodic meetings to address career paths, resumes, interview skills, internships, and job and internship strategies.  Because experiential learning makes students more competitive in the workplace, students are strongly encouraged to participate in internships and research opportunities while pursuing their academic endeavors.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Attend campus-wide career events including Career Fairs, Resume Review Days, and Interview Days
  • Participate in presentations and workshops led by Career and Professional Success professionals
  • Stop by walk-in hours for a resume or cover letter review, or general questions
  • Make an appointment with a career professional
  • First Time Career Appointment to learn about resources
  • Interest Assessments
  • Careers for your major
  • Career and Job Search Skills
  • Searching and Applying to Internships
  • Networking/LinkedIn
  • Resume/Cover Letters
  • Interview Skills
  • Mock Interviews

Contact Information

Lori Dameron, Director
Rudman Hall, G05C
Phone: (603) 862-1082
Email: lori.dameron@unh.edu

Stephanie Banks, Career Advisor
Rudman Hall, G83
Phone: (603) 862-2505
Email: stephanie.banks@unh.edu

Melissa Janetos, Career Advisor
Rudman Hall, G02A
Phone: (603) 862-1432
Melissa.Janetos@unh.edu


  • An Internship Caring for Marine Animals Includes Lessons in Adaptability
    Marisa Gazzola ’20 is a marine, estuarine and freshwater biology major from Harrison, New York. She spent summer 2019 interning at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center on Hutchinson Island, Florida.
    An Internship Caring for Marine Animals Includes Lessons in Adaptability
    Marisa Gazzola ’20 is a marine, estuarine and freshwater biology major from Harrison, New York. She spent summer 2019 interning at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center on Hutchinson Island, Florida.
  • A summer internship at the Ecotarium
    Abby Molodetz ’20 spent the summer interning at the Ecotarium in Worcester, Massachusetts thanks in part to a grant she received from COLSA’s donor-supported SOAR fund.
    A summer internship at the Ecotarium
    Abby Molodetz ’20 spent the summer interning at the Ecotarium in Worcester, Massachusetts thanks in part to a grant she received from COLSA’s donor-supported SOAR fund.
  • A Sophomore Year Fellowship, a Faculty Mentor and a Promising Research Career
    Allison Nash graduated from UNH in 2017 with a degree in neuroscience and behavior and an enduring mentorship with professor emeritus Win Watson. 
    A Sophomore Year Fellowship, a Faculty Mentor and a Promising Research Career
    Allison Nash graduated from UNH in 2017 with a degree in neuroscience and behavior and an enduring mentorship with professor emeritus Win Watson. 
  • Learning Inside and Outside the Classroom
    At UNH, Kiley Kennedy ’19 has found unique opportunities for learning in both traditional and nontraditional ways that are preparing her for the future.
    Learning Inside and Outside the Classroom
    At UNH, Kiley Kennedy ’19 has found unique opportunities for learning in both traditional and nontraditional ways that are preparing her for the future.
  • Senior looks ahead to veterinary school and a career helping animals
    Rachel Friedland is currently deciding which veterinary school she’d like to attend following her graduation in May, 2019.
    Senior looks ahead to veterinary school and a career helping animals
    Rachel Friedland is currently deciding which veterinary school she’d like to attend following her graduation in May, 2019.