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Career Readiness Week – 8 webinars + 83 employers wanting to meet with you!

Our team is coming together next week to host 8 webinars and 1 huge recruiting event in 3 days!  You can schedule 10-minute virtual meetups with recruiters anxious to hire Huskies AND learn helpful tips on all things job search …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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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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Employer Spotlights – Virtual Summer Job & Internship Fair

Our upcoming 2022 Virtual UW Tri-Campus Summer Job & Internship Fair is just two weeks away! Have you registered and signed up for sessions? Here are just a few of the employers attending and their open positions:

Office of Washington …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Recent UW Grads Now Eligible for UK Visas, Without Needing to Have a Job Offer!

UW graduates can get UK work visa thanks to University’s high rankings.  British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (Conservative-Uxbridge and South Ruislip) announced that graduates of the world’s top universities will be able to get a visa to work in the United …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach
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New Phishing Alert – Summer 2022

We have become aware of another phishing scam targeting students at schools using the Handshake platform, like the University of Washington.

The email message will appear to come from a UW email address, and the individual will be claiming to …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Handshake: Entry-level Jobs that Make a Difference

No matter what your career path is, you can find roles that match your skills and have a positive impact. This Handshake help article includes some entry-level jobs to consider if you want to be on the front lines of …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Internship Corner – Congratulations Graduates!

As the end of spring quarter approaches, we at the Career & Internship Center want to say congratulations to all of our graduating students! Whatever your next steps may be we wish you the best in all your future endeavors.

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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2022 Virtual Tri-Campus Career Fair Registration Open

Come join the UW Tri-Campus 2022 Virtual Summer Job & Internship Fair hosted by the UW Career & Internship Center!

Register now in Handshake to join us on Thursday, June 23, 2022 from 1:00-3:30pm remotely via Handshake and secure your …

By Bridget Doyle (she/her)
Bridget Doyle (she/her) Associate Director of Employer/Community Connections
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Handshake: College Grads – Find a Job Using Handshake’s Filter Functions

Congratulations to the graduating Class of 2022! Whether or not you have a plan in place to seek full-time entry level employment or an internship, check out Handshake for help continuing your career path beyond graduation.

Finding employers who are …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Internship Corner – How to Rock your Summer Internship

For folks who have landed their summer internships, congratulations! But what can you expect as you start this new opportunity and how can you get the most out of your experience?

Research shows that internships help students clarify their career …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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