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The Journey of A Student Athlete: Katie O'Reilly Blog Post 1

Posted  04/25/17
Growing up my second home was the gym. I spent countless weeknights, weekends and summer vacations in numerous practices, games, tournaments and showcases. Many times questioning, “what is the purpose of it all”? After eventually receiving a full scholarship to play basketball at Lehigh University, a division I program dedicated to developing a premium breed of scholar athletes, I finally began to see what the constant grind was all for....

Employers Want to Hire College Athletes -USA Today

Posted  03/14/17
Check out this article in USA Today with more detail about why employers want student athletes http://usatodayhss.com/2015/recruiting-column-employers-want-to-hire-college-athletes

Why You Should Fill Your Company with Athletes -Forbes

Posted  03/14/17
Athletes just make better employees! Don' believe it? Check out this article in Forbes detailing exactly why student athletes are the best staff. https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidkwilliams/2013/10/02/why-you-should-fill-your-company-with-athletes/#2294141e53cd

How to Play Up Being an NCAA Athlete On Your Resume

Posted  03/14/17
If you are a student athlete looking for a job, you should know employers want to know about it! Student athletes have dedicated their time and effort throughout college to not only school, but athletics as well. Athletes should be rewarded for this commitment in the hiring process. This begins with learning how to display your NCAA career on your resume. https://www.wetfeet.com/articles/how-to-play-up-sports-on-your-resume