Internship Corner – Student Quote

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“I had a really positive experience at my internship and it solidified what I want to do for a career. I gained a lot of skills within marketing and social media and then actually got to apply them which was …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Career Guide (2018-2019) now online

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The 2018-2019 Career Guide is a comprehensive resource with advice, strategies, information, examples, activities and tips to help you be successful in your internship and job search, plus in exploring options and planning next steps.

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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Internship Corner – Reflecting on Your Summer Internship

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If you’re wrapping up your summer internship, take a few minutes to reflect.  What tasks did you most enjoy?  What skills did you learn or enhance that you want to use in future experiences?  What skills do you still need …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Hey Huskies! Have you logged into Handshake yet?

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Handshake, our new job & internship board (replacing HuskyJobs) is ready for you!  Be ready to hit the ground running this Fall by setting up your Handshake profile now, and familiarizing yourself with the system and the more than 2,500 …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Resumes, cover letters, interviewing: quick tips 24/7

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Need some advice or a new strategy with your job search materials and approaches to interviewing?

These video resources are here to provide information on various career topics. Each video is approximately 30 seconds long to provide you with the …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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Internship Corner – Internship Participation & Outcome Data from 2016-2017 Husky Graduates

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55% of recent Husky grads did an internship and they rated the skills they learned from internships as important to their post-grad positions.  Also, those who completed at least 1 internship were less likely to be unemployed 6 months after …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Student Quote

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“The alteration made by my internship has been my perspective on graduate school. I used to think that it was necessary for my career, but I’ve realized that might not be the case if I pursue nonprofit work. Many of …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Tips for writing your LinkedIn summary

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The summary section of your LinkedIn profile gets noticed more than you think. After your headline and photo, the profile summary is probably the next content to be seen by a recruiter or connection. So how do you keep their …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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Internship Corner – 136 Internships in Handshake

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We recently said goodbye to HuskyJobs and hello to Handshake, a powerful new recruiting platform. Currently, there are 136 internships posted in Handshake.  You can filter the postings using a number of criteria.  For example, 60 are in the …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Want to make a splash on campus in 18-19?

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Consider jumping in to our Husky Signature Employer Program!  Benefits run from September 1, 2018 – August 30, 2019 and include many options and opportunities not available to employers outside the program.

To learn more about sponsorship options, or to …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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