Engineering majors broken down for you

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The Career Center @ Engineering (CC@E) has broken down the different areas of engineering to help you understand career opportunities and paths within this broad field.

Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering

The world of aerospace engineering is dynamic and forward-driven as it addresses the …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Geography + GIS internship information

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As a Geography or GIS major, your path may be focused on a specific career, or you may feel you have a wide array of professional options.  Either way, an internship can be an important piece in the career planning puzzle.  …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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New fellowship coming for students and staff: NASPA Undergraduate Fellowship Program

New fellowship coming for students and staff: NASPA Undergraduate Fellowship Program

For those interested in creating greater diversity in higher education, do not pass up on the chance to apply for the NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP) this fall. Rooted in mentorship, the NUFP aims to increase the number of underrepresented …

By Jon Olivera
Jon Olivera Career Coach Jon Olivera
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Spotlight on IEEE online career resources

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Feel like you never know where to find job information specific to your discipline? Professional associations are a fantastic resource, and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is no exception. Resources include a career development portal with job search, …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Managing and marketing your digital presence

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You’ve heard your teachers, parents, and advisers alike caution Millenials and Generation Z on the pitfalls of ‘putting it all out there’ on social media. The vast majority of employers are searching (and sometimes sourcing) for you, and your Instagram, …

By Tina Adelstein
Tina Adelstein Career Counselor Tina Adelstein
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Check out pre-health advising to explore professional healthcare programs

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If you are interested in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, or any other healthcare related field – you can meet with a pre-health adviser to explore your options. Choosing a career in healthcare is not one decision but a series of decisions based …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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Tracking and following interests

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Not every interest will lead to a job or a career, but pursuing interests will provide excellent insight and information for future options. Find both small and big ways to dive into what you like to do: hobbies, books, movies, …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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How to interview with confidence without coming off as arrogant

How to interview with confidence without coming off as arrogant

When preparing to interview for an internship or a career position, students and new alum are often concerned with how to evidence skills, talents and experience in a manner that will sound confident, but not boastful.  Fact of the matter is, the employer is …

By Susan Terry
Susan Terry Executive Director Career Center University of Washington, Seattle Campus Susan Terry
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Exploring careers in social justice as an undergraduate

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If you want to find work in social justice fields there are a multitude of ways to get there.

Non-profits are a great place to start.  Generally, the best way to get a job that serves your preferred cause is …

By Jon Olivera
Jon Olivera Career Coach Jon Olivera
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Interested in wellness? Do more than workout at the IMA

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Do you enjoy sports and recreation? Are you considering a career that relates to health and wellness? If so, getting involved with Recreation Sports might be a great fit! A majority of IMA programming is ran by students just like you. The

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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