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Laura Myers, M.A., LPC

Associate Director, Student Career Advising

Associate Director, Student Career Advising

Laura provides career advising to students in the School of Communication and Bienen School of Music.  She works with students from the start of their time at Northwestern through graduation, helping them connect their Northwestern experience to professional opportunities. In addition to guiding students through the process of applying to jobs, internships, and other experiential learning opportunities, Laura collaborates with SoC and Bienen staff, faculty and alumni to develop tailored services and programming.

Laura earned her Bachelor's degree in Communication-Journalism and her Master's degree in Community Counseling. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Laura started her higher education career in admission, followed by academic advising. She has now been working as a career services professional for over 11 years, and has been at Northwestern for almost 8 years.

Laura's advice to students: Don’t underestimate the power of an informational interview! It’s one of the easiest and best ways to network.