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Internship Corner – Apply Now for Summer Internships

It’s not too late to find an internship this summer! Many employers are still recruiting for their summer internships with over 2,000 active internship posts on Handshake right now.

Here are a few ways to keep on top of summer …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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Virtual Employer Events: March 28 – April 3

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:

You @ Kroger College Symposium –  Wednesday, 3/30, 10:00am …

By Brittany Morgan (She/Her)
Brittany Morgan (She/Her) Employer Engagement & Communications Manager
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State law provides equality protections for employees, job applicants

Washington’s Equal Pay and Opportunities Act, first approved in 2018, provides important equality protections to employees and job applicants. The law (RCW 49.58) prohibits gender pay discrimination and promotes fairness among workers by addressing business practices that contribute to unequal …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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Handshake: Which Careers are Right for Me? 4 Questions That Will Help You Decide

Using part of spring break to ponder your future? Answering the questions in Handshake’s blog post will help you find out which careers are right for you.

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Virtual Employer Events: March 21 – March 25

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: Beyond Software Engineering at Google – …

By Brittany Morgan (She/Her)
Brittany Morgan (She/Her) Employer Engagement & Communications Manager
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Handshake: The Skills that Really Matter on Your Profile

Your skills section is one of the most important parts of your Handshake profile—if you do it right. The keywords in this section help Handshake recommend relevant jobs to you. Your skills also help recruiters find you on Handshake and let …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Huskies@Work — Get Matched with an Alum

Got career questions? The UW’s amazing network of alumni has answers. UW alumni are working in just about every field imaginable, in Puget Sound and all around the world. Find knowledge and inspiration, learn how Huskies landed where they are …

By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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Internship Corner – Academic Credit for Internship Learning

If you’re interested in earning academic credit for demonstrating what you learn in an internship, you have two main options.

Gen St 350, Section C/D – Students engage in an internship experience in either the public sector (section C) or …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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Virtual Employer Events: March 14 – March 18

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:

McKinsey & Company – Ask a Recruiter Office …

By Brittany Morgan (She/Her)
Brittany Morgan (She/Her) Employer Engagement & Communications Manager
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Handshake: How to Get the Job or Internship You Want

With thousands of jobs and internships for students and new grads, Handshake is the place to find the right job for you. From saving jobs to following employers, check out this blog post to learn how the actions you take …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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