Awesome job-shadowing opportunities with UW Alumni Association!

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One of the best ways to discover if you are a fit for any given job is to see what it is like to work that job.  Thanks to the UW Alumni Association (UWAA), now you can!  Huskies@Work is a …

By Jon Olivera
Jon Olivera Career Counselor
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FBI career paths for students and recent grads

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There are many.

Application windows for high-profile organizations or employers like the FBI are usually fairly short and early in the academic year.  For example, the FBI’s Honors Internship Program application deadline is coming up quick … October 14th, …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Counselor
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Tips for a successful college experience in the arts

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As an academic adviser with the UW School of Art + Art History + Design, I have the distinct pleasure of talking to recent alumni of the program on a regular basis to hear about their fascinating career pathways following graduation. …

By Liz Copland
Liz Copland Academic Adviser
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Explore careers in science through local events and lectures

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If you are just diving into the wide world of science careers, explore your options (and learn really cool science) through local science meetup groups, lectures, and events outside of the classroom. A few to get you started—and then check …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor
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How to improve your communication skills and get paid doing it

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What if you could get paid, or earn free stuff to talk about products, games, websites, or applications you use on a regular basis?

I remember as a graduate student how difficult it was to identify and secure survey participants …

By Tina Adelstein
Tina Adelstein Career Counselor
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Make a big impact: intern in Olympia

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Every year, the Washington State Legislative Intern Program brings over 70 college students to Olympia for a one-of-a-kind educational and professional opportunity.

“This is a paid, for-credit internship opportunity for college students of any major to work as staff at the Capitol during …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Counselor
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