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Arts alumni are an accomplished crew. They have great advice for students and fellow graduates, and know that arts degrees teach skills that are sought-after in the professional environment. 

Adrienne Tom, BA'01 (English)


Adrienne Tom graduated in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in English. She started her career at the University of Calgary where she first worked at the Schulich School of Engineering then with Career Services as a career advisor and co-op and internship administrator. In 2008 she became Calgary’s first certified professional resume reviewer where local demand helped her grow the company to become a nation-wide operation called Career Impressions. Career Impressions connects executives and top professionals from across Canada and the USA with cutting-edge career documents and job search tools. Tom is a member of the Faculty of Arts Alumni Advisory Council.