Five steps for interview success

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“Tell me about a time you had to deal with uncertainty.”

Interview season is upon us, and behavior-based interview questions like this are a staple. Hopefully you are using the STAR method (explaining clearly the Situation, Task, Actions, and Results) …

By Chris Armstrong
Chris Armstrong Internship Coordinator
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Unique diplomacy immersion program (UN Boot Camp)

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The Humpty Dumpty Institute’s “UN Boot Camp” is a unique diplomacy immersion program.

Now, in its fourth edition, the annual program has attracted diverse scholars from universities around the world. At the end of this intense week of study …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Counselor
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Summer ’17 program at a public policy think-tank in WA DC

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The American Enterprise Institute, a public policy research think tank in Washington, DC is offering a program for undergraduate students called the AEI Summer Honors Program.

AEI’s Summer Honors Program is a fully funded educational and career development …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Counselor
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Senior year: What should I do if I don’t know what I want to do yet?

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I have been seeing tons of seniors this month wondering what they should be doing now (winter quarter) to graduate with a job in June. One very common question has been “what should I do if I don’t know …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor
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Angling towards a teaching career? Sign up for the Community Literacy Program offered by the English Department to explore the profession!

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If you want to become a high school teacher in the Seattle area take advantage of this unique opportunity.  The Community Literacy Program is essentially a writing course (you get “C” or “W” credit) on cross cultural communication with a …

By Jon Olivera
Jon Olivera Career Counselor
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