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Identities in the Workplace

Southwestern University is committed to inclusive excellence and creating a socially just community from our differences, including in the world of work. Find numerous professional development resources and access to opportunities for diverse job seekers here.


Stories of Identity in the Workplace

What do the career journeys and workplace experiences of members of marginalized communities look like? What resources and advice can students, alumni, and other Southwestern community members share with one another to support social justice? Hear from some of our helpful Pirates!

  • Pirates Speak Out on Identity and Representation

    Southwestern’s Center for Career & Professional Development begins an “Identities in the Workplace” conversation as a resource for members of marginalized communities. 

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    Resources for Diverse Job Seekers

    Navigating your career journey is challenging, but there are many resources to support you. This curated selection of links is sorted according to identity. Got other resources to recommend? Let us know by contacting pirate2pro@southwestern.edu.

  • General Resources

    Great articles, opportunities, events, and other resources to support job seekers from many diverse identities.

  • LGBTQ+ Students and Alumni

    Job search, networking, career planning, and navigating the workplace resources for Pirates who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community.