The power of the follow-up

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After attending a career fair, you may feel really great about some of the interactions you had, you may have gotten helpful feedback on your resume from a recruiter or maybe you are enthusiastic about new internship or job opportunities.  The truth …

By Arianna Aldebot
Arianna Aldebot Associate Director of the Career Center @ Engineering Arianna Aldebot
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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 …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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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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The intersection of art and science

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Art and science may have more in common than you thought. There are many career opportunities blending the two areas, and skills in each can be complementary. Many alumni from UW have gone on to pair a degree in art …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Getting credit for an engineering internship

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Internships are an opportunity to enhance your engineering curriculum through practical, hands-on work in industry. They are a great way to learn more about an industry, gain experience, and make connections with employers to increase your chances of full-time employment after …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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