Catherine Seraphin

Catherine Seraphin

Catherine Seraphin is the Digital Media Project Manager at Harvard University, formerly the Assistant Editor, Online Specialist for Carnegie Communications. Catherine graduated from Penn State University with a degree in journalism, a minor in English, and course concentrations in business. She was previously an in-depth arts reporter for Penn State’s student-run newspaper, The Daily Collegian, and interned as a features reporter at a paper based in Southern Massachusetts. Catherine previously had a full-year internship with a well-known higher education PR firm. Her favorite experiences during college include her two years as a resident assistant and her involvement in THON, the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. There, she was on the PR committee that helped THON become the third most tweeted topic worldwide. When she isn’t working, you can find Catherine shopping, reading, running, or updating her social media pages.

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Articles

The Essential College Student Gift Guide for Parents

The traditional Christmas your child experienced growing up is hard to re-enact when they're miles away on a college campus. How can you make Christmas morning memorable and give them gifts they'll use at school?read more

The Ultimate Guide to Tailgating in College

It's college football season. You know what that means: tailgating! Here are some tips to host the ultimate tailgate for your college buddies.read more

The Ultimate Guide to College Halloween

Want to know the "proper" way to celebrate Halloween at college? Read on for tips and tricks to have the ultimate spooky holiday on campus!read more

Reasons to Wait Before Grad School

Here are some reasons to go out and get a job first, and then fill out those grad school applications!read more

All the Wrong Reasons to Transfer

If you're reading this, you're likely thinking about transferring. Maybe you're at the stage where the idea is just a little inkling; or perhaps you've got the applications printed out, complete, and ready to send. Either way, have you stopped to think about your reasons? read more

The ABC's of College

Choosing a college may not be as easy as 1-2-3, but it's not so hard that we can't break it into the ABC's: all the small things you need to know before diving into this big process.read more

General Education Requirements: What's the Point?

Many students think courses unrelated to their majors are completely pointless. Turns out, those gen ed requirements are a lot more important than you think.read more

See Optometry in Your Future?

Optometrists help the world see as perfectly as possible. But what exactly do optometrists do, and how to they learn to do it? read more

From Private School to a Public College

What's it like going from a small private high school to a big, intimidating public university? Learn from someone who experienced it!read more

Telecommuting

What's the deal with telecommuting? Some points to consider when you're on the job search!read more