Internship Corner – New Online Internship Course

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Have an internship lined up for winter quarter? Consider enrolling in our all new online internship course if you’d like to receive academic credit for the demonstrated learning that takes place in your internship. Click here to learn more about …

By Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Prepare Your HuskyJobs Profile

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If you’re interested in interning during 2018, start perusing HuskyJobs now to get comfortable with the system before peak internship posting season begins after winter break.  New this year, you can narrow your search not only by “Internships/Learning Experience” but …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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How employers look for evidence of skills

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Ever wonder how employers look at your resume to find evidence of skills?

Employers look for experiences that show both depth of contributions (what you did) and duration (how long you did it for). So an internship project that lasted …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Global Health Business Case Competition

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The Global Health Business Case Competition (GHBCC) is in its third year at the UW Foster Schoolof Business. The competition builds on the traditional business school case competition model by bringing together students from multiple disciplines to address a critical …

By Sha'terika Perkins
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Internship Corner – Getting Employers to Notice You

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If you are submitting lots of internship applications and not getting much traction with employers, let us help!  Often we find that when students fine-tune their resume, tailor their cover letter, enhance their LinkedIn profile, and diversify their search plan …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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INSIGHT summer research program (@ Harborview)

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Eight week paid summer internship through the University of Washington at Harborview’s Injury Prevention and Research Center, called the INSIGHT Summer Research Program.

Students in our program are matched to clinical research projects at Harborview and UWMC and …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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Inspiration vs. investigation

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Some of us hope we will get a career idea by walking into it (literally or figuratively). However, most career options unfold as the result of both investigation and inspiration.

I think of investigation as the methodical side of …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Ten skills for an international affairs career in the 21st century

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The world of international affairs is ever-changing and today’s world needs global leaders that are creative, nimble, and extremely committed. Whether you intend to work for the U.S. government or the private sector, 21st century careers in international affairs require …

By Sha'terika Perkins
Sha'terika Perkins Career Counselor Sha
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Show employers your skills through portfolios

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If you are in an arts major on campus, you have probably been working on your portfolio. Remember though, portfolios aren’t just for your professors…show them off to potential employers and clients! In order to do that, you should consider …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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What Is Human Resources Management?

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With a projected growth rate of nine percent by 2024, human resources management is a rapidly growing field that offers candidates a variety of career opportunities from recruiting to people operations. If you’re considering becoming a human resources professional, …

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