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Identity-Based Resources




Career Services at Austin Peay strives to serve all students no matter race, color, creed, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation/gender identity, religion, age, disability status, and/or veteran status. Below, we have provided additional links for your convenience and we hope to continue to develop the provided information so that we can best assist our various student populations.

Veterans


LGBTQ

Out for Work – National career fair and conference for LGBT job seekers, connecting them to LGBT- friendly employers.

To access the OUT for Work LGBTQ Career Resource Library:
1) Go to http://outforwork.org/resources/career_center/library.asp
2) Select "Go to Library"
3) Username: outforwork
4) Password: cccp2013

ProGayJobs.com – A recruiting portal that assists LGBT workforce in finding satisfying and enriching jobs with companies that offer freedom from discrimination.

Out Professionals – Leading gay and lesbian professional networking site.

Federal Globe – LGBT organization that represents the interests of federal employees.

TJOBANK.com - Informational resource for LGBT student employment


Minority Students and Women

Diversity Inc. - An on-line magazine that provides news, resources and commentary on the role of diversity in strengthening the corporate bottom line.

The Black Collegian Online - Abundance of career planning/job search information, as well as commentary by leading African-American writers, lifestyle features, and news on college life.

Minority Career Network- Designed specifically to help minority professionals find positions that best suit their interests, aptitudes and needs.

Advancing Women - Provides resources and job boards for women, diversity, education and tech candidates; for organizations deploying diversity recruitment initiatives.

Women For Hire - Company devoted to a comprehensive array of recruitment services for women, offering online career fairs, inspiring speeches and seminars, and customized marketing programs.


Students with Disabilities

Disability.gov and Federal Employment of People with Disabilities – Employment rights and advice for individuals with disabilities provided by the federal government.

The Riley Guide: Employment Resources for People with Disabilities – Employment resources with specific job/career area, with links to many resources and services.

EntryPoint! – Provides internship opportunities for students with disabilities.

recruitABILITY – Provides online, targeted recruiting that connects proactive employers with job seekers with a disability.

AC Online - Support, Advocacy, and Assistive Technology to facilitate the transition to Higher Education.

Career Guide for Students with Disabilities - focuses on pre & post graduation college-to-career strategies.


International Students

InternationalStudent.com – Resources and advice for all aspects of international student life in the U.S. as well as study and living abroad resources.

MyVisaJobs.com – A visa job information portal and online immigrant community. Goal is to help immigrants find jobs and settle down in the U.S.

U.S. Department of Labor Foreign Certification Disclosure Data – A searchable database of employers who have applied to hire foreign workers.