Handshake: How to use Saved Searches to Find the Jobs You Want

With thousands of jobs and internships for students on Handshake, how can you find the ones that are right for you?

When you create your Handshake profile, and add your interests like cities and job roles, you’ll start to receive personalized job …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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FIUTS Info Sessions (9/26 & 9/27)

Do you want to make friends from around the world? Do you want to explore the Puget Sound area and attend cool community events? Want to visit Mt Rainier or go to a pumpkin patch, but don’t have a car?

By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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Black Like Me! Black Educator Meet-Up (10/4)

Urban Teachers is “curating a safe space that will allow aspiring black educators to show up as their authentic selves. While engaging in community building activities, and thoughtful conversation, ‘Black Like Me’ will serve as a real welcome to potential …

By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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What Is Consulting?

What is consulting? The dictionary defines it as “providing professional or expert advice.” But there’s more to it than giving advice. For those early in their career, it’s a great way to learn more about an industry, a company, and …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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Best Online Resources for Software Engineering Students in 2022

Software engineers remain in high demand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, software engineering jobs will grow 25% from 2021 to 2031. These roles include software developers, analysts, and testers.

It’s important to stand out in a crowded …

By Anna Tomka - Forage
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Pre-Med Event: Virtual Q&A with Admissions Directors

Young Physicians Initiative is hosting a virtual Town Hall on Monday, Sept. 26 at 4:30 PM PST. If you are interested in connecting with medical school admissions deans to get answers to your questions, tune in via YouTube!

Panelists:
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By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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Virtual Employer Events: Sept 25 – Sept 29

Did you know employers are hosting events virtually in Handshake & want you to attend? You can find the full list of upcoming events on Handshake: uw.joinhandshake.com/events.  Here are some you may want to check out:

Mastering the MCAT …

By Bridget Doyle (she/her)
Bridget Doyle (she/her) Associate Director of Employer/Community Connections
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Grey Matters (Neuroscience RSO) Dawg Daze Event

“Touch a human brain, see some incredible neuroscience art, and chat with graduate and medical school students at Grey Matters’ Dawg Daze Event! As always, everyone is invited, regardless of major, year, or background in science.”

Grey Matters‘ event …

By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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Mentorship Opportunities from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative & Project Learning Tree

PLT’s Green Mentor Program, a dynamic six-month program that connects young people (ages 18-30) to seasoned Green Jobs professionals, is accepting mentee applications for our February 2023 Cohort: https://www.plt.org/mentorship [plt.org]  

This opportunity is open to youth interested in growing …

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach
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Advocating for Detained Children (from UW School of Law blog)

Read the full article on the UW School of Law blog on their website. Start reading below…

“Every week, thousands of unaccompanied, “overflow” immigrant youth crowd the Fort Bliss Emergency Intake Site (EIS) in El Paso, Texas, an unlicensed mass …

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach
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PMT Scribe Academy

Learn what Medical Scribing can do for Your Career

What Scribes Do

A medical scribe is trained to be in the room with the doctor and patients and create real time medical records during the visit. Medical assistants and transcriptionists …

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach
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