Social Sciences

Learn more about a career in government.

Academic programs at Aquinas College are designed to foster critical, reflective, informed, and empowered participants and citizens.

The political science department, for example, introduces students to fundamental theoretic approaches, methods of study, and content about how people and governments behave in a political context. Aquinas College also has a long and successful history of participating in Model United Nations Conferences which creates opportunities for the highest level of participation in, and analysis of, the United Nations.

Aquinas College recently created a scholarship opportunity for prospective students interested in Model UN, Model Arab League, and music ensembles.

The Right Way to Include Your Work Experience on a Resume (With Examples)

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Better Breaks | How to Manage Your Energy at Work

We’ve all been told that it’s healthy to take breaks during the workday—and stepping away from your desk presents a great opportunity to recharge your batteries and passively process information. But are your breaks really adding to the energy you …

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10 Things You Should Never Include In A Resume

Your resume is a marketing document that needs to help you land your next role.

A lot of my clients believe that their resume needs to show everything that they’ve done, while, in fact, your resume is a targeted document …

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Networking in 2022

No matter what industry you’re in or how far along in your career you are, networking is a skill that will always be important. Especially when you’re looking for a job.

Over the years, networking techniques have shifted to accommodate …

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How to land a remote summer internship

An internship is a great way to gain experience in your field of interest and make strong connections that can advance your career faster. With remote work becoming much more common over the past few years, due partly to the …

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