5 Essential Resume Tips for Students

The job market is competitive, so if you’re a student or recent graduate on the job hunt, you need to make sure your resume is compelling and persuasive. The good news is there are several small tweaks to make that …

By Andrew Fennell - Firsthand
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The Community Engagement and Leadership Education (CELE) Center is Hiring Student-Mentors!

The CELE Center at UW is currently hiring graduate students (and/or advanced undergraduates) to support paid internships. The priority application deadline is Wednesday, August 10. (See links to the job description and application form below)

UCBI/CCRA Mentors support Undergraduate Community-Based Internships …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach
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New Resource Available: Forage Job Simulations

The UW Career and Internship Center has recently added Forage, a series of job simulations and employer challenges from well-known companies such as Accenture, General Electric, and SAP, to our Business and Consulting Interest Community page.

These job simulations, which …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach
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Data Science and the Humanities

Consider enrolling in a  new Textual & Digital Studies course that has a few more open spaces in autumn.

This is an excellent option for any students interested in the humanities, data science, or in need of VLPA credit!

TXTDS …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
Eli Heller (He/Him) Career Coach
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Real Talk with Branch Data Scientist

We interviewed Akshay Mahajan, a Data Scientist at Branch, to discuss his career, a typical workday at Branch, and his recommendations for learning Data Science.

The full video Q&A is below, and here are some of the highlights.

How did …

By Siya Raj Purohit - Springboard
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How To Use LinkedIn When Looking For A Job

With more than 800 million members, LinkedIn can be a helpful tool when looking for a new job in today’s competitive market, but what’s the best way to land an interview? Are there mistakes you should avoid on LinkedIn? Keep …

By Kyle Elliott, MPA, CHES
Kyle Elliott, MPA, CHES Career Coach
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Summer Volunteering Opportunities (From the UW’s Whole U)

Read the full article by Nicole Reeve-Parker to learn about even more opportunities to get involved. There are about twice as many opportunities listed on the website!
Get outside

Washington Trails Association offers a variety of opportunities, from local one-day …

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach
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Jobs for teachers and beyond: Career advice for Education majors

What are your options today as an Education major? We checked in with two people with backgrounds in the education field, who are passionate about helping college students find their calling. Kaitlyn Maloney is the Recruiting Specialist for New England …

By Anna Peters - College Recruiter
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Job-Search Strategies for International Students Who Didn’t Win the 2022 H-1B Lottery

In the recent H-1B visa lottery, 483,927 applications were filed for only 85,000 available visas. This means that more than 80 percent of applicants wanting an H-1B visa, which allows internationals to work in the U.S., won’t get one.

To …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
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Mayo Clinic: Careers in Laboratory Medicine (Virtual Webinar on 7/28)

Join representatives of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology as they discuss career opportunities within clinical labs and where to start your search.

Register today for the virtual webinar on Thursday, July 28 from 10-11 AM.

Mayo offers a …

By Erin Lee (She/Her)
Erin Lee (She/Her) Career Coach
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