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Lazarus Center for Career Development

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Be Inspired. Generate Ideas. Test Possibilities. Find Your Purpose. Make a Plan. Design Your Future.

The Lazarus Center prepares students for meaningful undergraduate and postgraduate opportunities and helps them develop decision-making skills to use during college, in their careers and throughout life.

Smith’s ambitious students deserve exceptional career preparation. We don’t want students to simply pick a job. Our “By Design” vision for career development encompasses highly customized programs that enable students to imagine and create a career that fulfills their passions, fits their life goals and manifests the Smith spirit of doing well to do good in the world.

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Designing Your Life

Lazarus Center Director Stacie Hagenbaugh talks about Smith College’s “Designing Your Life” initiative in a December 2019 article published in The Christian Science Monitor, “Designing Life: How College Courses in Coping Are Booming.”
 

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Lazarus Center for Career Development

Drew Hall
84 Elm Street
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: 413-585-2582
Fax: 413-585-2596
Email: lazarus@smith.edu

Academic Year Hours
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–noon & 1–4 p.m.

Drop-in Hours with Peer Advisers
Academic year only
Monday- Friday, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. and 2–3:30 p.m. in the Lazarus Center Library (1st floor)