Fall Career Fair dates posted!

It may be a lovely sunny afternoon, but if you’re like us – you’re starting to think about Fall!  As of the morning, dates and information majority of our Fall 2018 career fair dates can be found by clicking here …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
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Getting started with cover letters

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Want to learn how to write a strong cover letter? Check out this recording from our virtual cover letter workshop for tips on strategy, structure, and where to go for additional support.

Recorded on 4.23.2018

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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Small group career coaching for A&S students

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Spring is in the air! The birds are singing, the skies are clearing, and students are starting to panic about summer plans or what to do after graduation…sound familiar? I’ve had a lot of conversations the past few weeks with …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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Internship Corner – DIY Internship

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Did you know you can create your own internship?  Employers without structured internship programs (most often smaller companies & non-profits) aren’t necessarily closed off to the idea of having interns…they’re just waiting for curious, self-motivated students to reach out to …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Free Webinar – How to Be an Awesome Intern Manager

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Free webinar!

How to Be an Awesome Intern Manager
Wed, April 25th
10:00-11:00 PST
Register here
Employers who are thoughtful when designing internship programs and intentional in implementing them reap benefits in terms of intern engagement, productivity, and loyalty. Join …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Last minute prep for the Career and Internship Fair

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Are you ready for the Career and Internship fair this afternoon? Watch this 20 minute webinar recording to learn what to expect, how to plan and prepare, and how to follow up with employers so you can make a lasting …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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Internship Corner – Paid Internships at Wednesday’s Fair!

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Did you know that 59 employers at the Spring Job & Internship Fair are hiring for PAID internships…at government agencies and private companies across Puget Sound, Washington State, the United States, and beyond?!  The positions available and majors sought are …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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Applications open for UW + Microsoft Mentors Program

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LinkedIn has identified over 4,400 UW alumni working at Microsoft, and they come from all majors and degree programs. For students in the UW College of Arts & Sciences, understanding roles for liberal arts backgrounds at tech companies might seem challenging because …

By Jessie Smith
Jessie Smith Assistant Director of Employer & Student Engagement Jessie Smith
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Wait, this job requires experience….but I need a job in order to GET experience. What the…?

If you feel like you’re looking for a job or internship and even entry-level postings are asking for prior professional experience, you’re not alone – and a recent piece in the Harvard Business Review lays out a great path for …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
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Free Federal Employment Webinars

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For students interested in working for the U.S. Federal Government, navigating the job search and application process can seem confusing. To help provide support to interested applicants, here are a series of free webinars over the next few months to …

By Andréa Solis
Andréa Solis Career Coach Andréa Solis
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