Successful multiple-mini-interview tips

MMI Prep

It’s interview season! You just received your interview offer for the health professional graduate program of your dreams…elation! Then you read the fine print…interviews will be conducted in multiple-mini-interview (MMI) format and your stomach drops. You are expected to play …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Resource highlight: Nextio Career Insights

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Curious what UW graduates “do” after college, in terms of work?  Motivated by the idea that a “starter job” out of college to lead to something bigger and some upward mobility for you?  Not sure what your options are?  Look …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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Register now: EPA’s annual campus RainWorks challenge

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is launching its sixth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a design competition that is open to colleges and universities across the country. EPA seeks to engage with students to foster a dialogue about responsible stormwater …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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Wisdom vs. tactics: What kind of advice are you getting?

2017 Spring Campus Shots

When you have career conversations with mentors, professors, professionals in the field, you’ll probably receive a lot of advice about what you should do next. Some of it will be immediately actionable, but other recommendations may seem rather vague or …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Consulting Opportunities in Germany & Austria

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Are you fluent in German? Are you interested in consulting? Are you willing to live in Germany or Austria? The Boston Consultant Group (BCG) is  starting their recruiting process for German speaking undergraduates, graduates, PhD students and postdocs from all …

By Sha'terika Perkins
Sha'terika Perkins Career Counselor Sha
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DubHacks 2017

DubHacks 2017 – Apply Now (2)

Start the year with a deep dive into programming with DubHacks!

“DubHacks is a 24-hour collegiate hackathon held at UW Seattle promoting diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We bring together students of all backgrounds to inspire individuals and develop creative tools …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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How to get into the field of sustainability

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This is an industry that draws in people who care about preserving the environment for future generations, and the number of sustainability-related careers has been growing. This is great news for recent grads who are passionate about the planet and …

By WayUp Guide
WayUp Guide
The inside look into jump-starting your career
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Internship Corner – Did an Internship…Now What?!

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Congrats on nearing the end of your summer internship.  Completing an internship is an important milestone in your career development journey.  A critical next step is…deciding on your next step!  Where do you want to go from here in terms of …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Reflect on Your Experience

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Much like sports teams analyze game tapes to pinpoint what worked and didn’t work so they can develop a plan to enhance future play, interns should set aside time to look back and critically reflect on their internship. Our After …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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What if my major doesn’t match my career plans?

Cassady Glass Hastings, undergraduate instructor at the college of education

Your major is supposed to be the subject you care most about for the rest of your life, right? Well, not necessarily. I’ve seen a lot of students this year who for one reason or another are in a major …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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