Hey Huskies! Have you logged into Handshake yet?

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Handshake, our new job & internship board (replacing HuskyJobs) is ready for you!  Be ready to hit the ground running this Fall by setting up your Handshake profile now, and familiarizing yourself with the system and the more than 2,500 …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Resumes, cover letters, interviewing: quick tips 24/7

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Need some advice or a new strategy with your job search materials and approaches to interviewing?

These video resources are here to provide information on various career topics. Each video is approximately 30 seconds long to provide you with the …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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Internship Corner – Internship Participation & Outcome Data from 2016-2017 Husky Graduates

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55% of recent Husky grads did an internship and they rated the skills they learned from internships as important to their post-grad positions.  Also, those who completed at least 1 internship were less likely to be unemployed 6 months after …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Student Quote

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“The alteration made by my internship has been my perspective on graduate school. I used to think that it was necessary for my career, but I’ve realized that might not be the case if I pursue nonprofit work. Many of …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Tips for writing your LinkedIn summary

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The summary section of your LinkedIn profile gets noticed more than you think. After your headline and photo, the profile summary is probably the next content to be seen by a recruiter or connection. So how do you keep their …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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Internship Corner – 136 Internships in Handshake

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We recently said goodbye to HuskyJobs and hello to Handshake, a powerful new recruiting platform. Currently, there are 136 internships posted in Handshake.  You can filter the postings using a number of criteria.  For example, 60 are in the …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Want to make a splash on campus in 18-19?

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Consider jumping in to our Husky Signature Employer Program!  Benefits run from September 1, 2018 – August 30, 2019 and include many options and opportunities not available to employers outside the program.

To learn more about sponsorship options, or to …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Career Accelerator for Transfer Students

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Are you a new transfer student eager to make the best use of your time at UW? Do you wonder how you’ll turn your UW degree into a meaningful career? Check out the Career Accelerator for Transfer Students. In this …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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Fall data science fellowship opportunity for social science masters and PhDs!

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If you are interested in private sector industry jobs and you are getting or have a masters or PhD in a social science field, consider applying to The Data Incubator program:

Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week …

By Jon Olivera
Jon Olivera Career Coach Jon Olivera
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Internship Corner – Academic Credit for Internship Learning

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If you’re interested in earning academic credit for demonstrating what you learn in an internship, you have three options.  The first two options fall under Gen St 350.  For fall quarter, sections C & D are for a distance learning Canvas-based …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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