Zhemin Shao
Staff Reporter
Zhemin Shao covers the Office of Career Strategy and entrepreneurship at Yale. Originally from Seattle, WA, he is a first year in Silliman College.
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Yale reforms shopping period, implements early course registration system

In a March 2021 email to undergraduate students, Dean of Yale College Marvin Chun announced a new registration timeline for the fall 2021 term. Under […]

Amid student criticism, Yale expands mental health resources

In April 2021, following years of student advocacy for improved mental health resources and a rising number of students seeking counseling, University officials announced two […]

OCS, coaches, athletic alums advise student-athletes on post-grad plans

Women’s basketball guard Ellen Margaret Andrews ’21 will be working for Teach for America in Newark, New Jersey this fall after participating in Division I basketball for four years and receiving advice from teammates, alumni, coaching staff and the Office of Career Strategy on her post-graduation plans.

An illustration of athletes wearing professional work outfits while still practicing their sports.
Two Yalies named Truman Scholars

On April 14, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation named two Yale College juniors — Alie Brussel Faria ’22 and Eli Sabin ’22 — among […]

A portrait of Sabin and Faria
Four juniors receive Goldwater Scholarships

Four Yale College students have been named Goldwater Scholars, joining this year’s cohort of 410 winners from across the country. The Goldwater Scholarship — a […]

OCS expands reimbursement program for class of 2021

This year, the Office of Career Strategy is expanding their travel reimbursement program for seniors to include “career-related engagements” in addition to travel expenses. In […]

A screenshot of the reimbursement website.
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YLS professors weigh in on filibuster reform

As calls for filibuster reform gain momentum on the national stage, Yale Law School professors shared their opinions on the long-standing Senate procedure. The filibuster, […]

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YSS sees threefold increase in applications

As students continue to solidify their summer plans, Yale Summer Session has received approximately three times the number of applications that would have normally been […]

As Yalies search for summer opportunities, uncertainties remain

While the ongoing vaccine rollout promises an eventual return to pre-pandemic life, multiple coronavirus-related obstacles have continued to challenge some students as they try to […]

Alumni engagement through OCS has increased amid pandemic

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit last spring, the Office of Career Strategy has seen a boost in alumni engagement, leading to more opportunities for Yale […]

CGCC initiative continues to hold virtual events, career fairs

Nearly five years after its founding, the Common Good and Creative Careers Initiative within Yale’s Office of Career Strategy continues to progress in its mission […]