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Virtual Employer Events: September 20th-24th

Employers are hosting virtual events and want you to attend! You can find the full list of upcoming events on Handshake: uw.joinhandshake.com/events. Here are a few that are coming up this week:

Google Presents: Technical Interview Workshop – Wednesday, 9/22, …

By Brittany Morgan (She/Her)
Brittany Morgan (She/Her) Employer Engagement & Communications Manager
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Now Providing Both In-Person & Virtual Appointments!

We are thrilled to announce the grand-reopening of our physical space!  Starting today, UW-Seattle students and recent graduates can book an in-person career coaching appointment or a virtual one!  We’re operating on limited in-person hours (10:00-3:00) this week while we …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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Private space for virtual interviews available

Have an upcoming virtual interview and need a quiet/private space? The Career & Internship Center has space available, Monday-Friday between 9:30am and 4:30pm.

Learn more and request a room at https://careers.uw.edu/private-space-for-virtual-interviews/

By Jessie Smith (She/Her)
Jessie Smith (She/Her) Assistant Director of Employer & Community Connections
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Handshake: How to Start Exploring Your Career

Picking a career can be stressful, but it’s good to keep in mind that not everyone’s career path will be linear. You might be majoring in one field, but find that your interests lead you in another direction. You might …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Virtual One-Time Career Conversations with Alumni

Find knowledge and inspiration, learn how Huskies landed where they are and see what it takes to get where you want to go with Huskies@Work! Just tell us a little about your interests and goals, and we’ll get you connected …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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Career Advice for College Students: 5 Tips to Build a Strong Foundation

College years are all about that hustle and bustle. From attending classes and parties to tackling exams and social life, there’s little spare time on your hands.

Even so, college years are crucial for career building. It’s the right time …

By Lucy Manole - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Subscribe to Interest & Identity Pages

Want to read advice from UW’s 2021 graduates?  Watch video clips describing different careers?  Read guides and tips specific to different industries and identities?  Learn about events and opportunities…that are relevant to youSign up to receive automated, customized alerts …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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Access recordings of our webinars anytime, anywhere!

Our ‘live’ webinars don’t return until later in September –  but if you’re looking to dig into some career prep during these remaining weeks of summer, did you know we have recorded versions of almost all of our webinars available …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her)
Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her) Associate Director of Employer & Community Connections
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New Phishing Alert – Summer 2021

We have become aware of a new phishing scam targeting students at the University of Washington.

These scam email messages will appear to come from a “uw.edu” email address, with a variety of subject lines, one being “UW …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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How to Stand Out at Virtual Career Fairs

It isn’t easy to stand out at in-person job fairs, and leaving a lasting impression with employers at virtual job fairs can be just as challenging. However, if you follow the eight tips below, you’ll have no difficulty making meaningful …

By Victorio Duran III - Vault
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