Internships in Kenya, Mozambique, & Pakistan – deadline is Jan 14

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Through a partnership with UW’s Population Health initiative, Aga Khan University offers international internships to UW students.  Applications for summer internships are due January 14th.  There are 4 positions for which Aga Khan is specifically seeking UW students, which …

By Briana Randall
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Welcome Back, Huskies! Preparing for Winter/Spring 2019 Recruitment: Recruiter Tips

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Welcome back, Huskies!

We hope you enjoyed your well deserved break and are as excited as we are to be back on Campus for the Winter Term! Looking to find your dream Career or Internship this Winter term? Employers are …

By Valerie Haggerty Schoelkopf
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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 winter quarter, sections C & D are for a distance learning Canvas-based …

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“Ask an Alum”- Economics student to Buyer @ Fred Hutch

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Judy Nickelson graduated from UW-Seattle in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a minor in Japanese. Judy is now a Buyer II in Purchasing for Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center. While at UW, she was career focused …

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“Ask an Alum”- Computer Engineering student to Physician

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Chester Chan is an alum of University of Washington- Seattle. While at UW, Chester studied Computer Engineering with a minor in Music. He was also involved in Golden Key International Honour Society, research, internships, intramural sports, and various volunteer and …

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Consider Having Interns Present Their Projects

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This article describes a company’s Intern Project Expo…a time for interns to highlight their contributions, articulate their experiences, and meet with staff members throughout the organization.

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Deciding Between Two Equally Qualified Candidates

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A national study facilitated by the National Association of Colleges and Employers asked employers how they decide between two equally qualified candidates.  The most highly endorsed items were “has completed an internship with your organization” and “has internship experience in …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Are virtual recruiting mechanisms doing what we hope they will?

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In a recent op-ed published on the NACE website, Mary Scott summarizes the results of her recent research and help answer questions like:

How do students perceive being texted by recruiters?
What about encountering recruiting teams on Instagram
Oh, …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
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Need a 2-credit class? We offer an Internship Search Strategies course

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Are you hoping to find an internship for the summer, but have no idea where to start? Consider registering for the “Internship Search Strategies” course, listed as GEN ST 391-G, #15032. It’s a 2-credit course for sophomores, juniors, and …

By Alison McCarty
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“Ask an Alum” – Physics Student to Identity Security Professional

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Sarah Squire is a double alum of University of Washington-Seattle who is currently a Senior Technical Architect for Ping Identity in Seattle. Sarah received her Bachelor of Science in Physics and after six years she returned for a Master of …

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