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May 18, 2015

Featured Event

Nursing & Health Job and Internship Fair
Thursday, May 21st | 11:00 - 2:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet with several Washington State healthcare employers and educational institutions to discuss nursing and health studies careers and educational opportunities. For a list of employers attending the fair, click here. This event isn’t just for those looking for clinical roles; this event is for all majors!

Upcoming Events

Washington State Legislative Internship Information Sessions

Tuesday, May 19th | 11:00am and 1:15pm | UW1-103
We will have representatives from the Washington State Legislative Internship program on campus to talk to students about this prestigious opportunity. All majors are welcome. If those times do not work, you can also reach out to the Career Center for additional information.

Workplace Etiquette with Jim Reed, UW Bothell Advisory Board Member
Wednesday, May 20th | 6:30 - 7:30pm | UW1-010
You've got the job, now what? Come to this exciting workshop to learn about proper workplace etiquette and professionalism that will help you excel in your future career endeavors.

Nursing & Health Job and Internship Fair
Thursday, May 21st | 11:00 - 2:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet with several Washington State healthcare employers and educational institutions to discuss nursing and health studies careers and educational opportunities. For a list of employers attending the fair, click here.

How to Market Your Student Leadership Experience Workshop
Tuesday, May 26th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Did you know that employers are looking for students with student leadership experiences? Wondering how to put your student experiences on paper? Come to this informative workshop where you can learn tips and strategies on how to best market your student leadership experience.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Tuesday, May 26th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Applying to Federal Jobs Workshop
Thursday, May 28th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Are you interested in applying for positions within the federal government? This informative workshop will provide helpful advice and feedback on navigating the application process.

Successful Interviewing
Thursday, May 28th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
You've applied now what? Learn how to prepare for and conduct interviews that will get you the job or internship. This workshop addresses general interview preparation, researching companies, what to expect, and answering behavior based and other tough, important questions.

Job & Internship Search Strategies
Thursday, May 28th | 4:00 - 5:00pm | UW1-103
Searching for the right job or internship and need help where to start? This workshop will answer all your questions about how to start the process of looking and finding part-time or full-time jobs and internships.

Upcoming Courses

Preparing for Graduate Education (GRDSCH200) – Summer 2015

This is a 10-week course (2 C/NC) for juniors and seniors from all disciplines who know they want to pursue, or are considering the possibility of, graduate education; learn first-hand from faculty and staff involved in graduate admissions how to find a good program fit and how to prepare effective application materials.

Get Your Paws on HuskyJobs

Hey DAWGS, Search for jobs and internships 24/7 on HuskyJobs. Free to all students. Hundreds of job listings.  Updated daily. Applying is as easy as upload and click. HuskyJobs is also the place to register for on-campus (UWS) interviews. Go to HuskyJobs– the door to your future!

On-Campus Student Employment

Check the on-campus departments you are interested in for open positions. Many departments do not post their positions, but have job openings available. Going to different departments is also a great way to network and practice your elevator speech. If you want help with networking techniques, make an appointment with Career Services.

ARC Building Manager, Information Desk, and Operations Crew – Activities & Recreation Center
The new Activities & Recreation Center (ARC) will open in Fall Quarter, and is looking for students who want to join the ARC team. Open positions include: ARC Building Managers, ARC Information Desk, and ARC Operations Crew. More information is available online.
Application Instructions: Online applications now available. Apply for one, or apply for many! Priority deadline for applications is Wednesday, May 27th. Questions? Please contact Evan Carman, Director of the ARC at ecarman@uw.edu.

Web Design Student Assistant – Office of Advancement and External Relations
The Student Assistant will learn about web design, usability, editing and marketing. This is a great opportunity for those interested in careers in web design, marketing or communications! Duties and responsibilities include: Improve and add to the UW Bothell web site, help with coding HTML and CSS, Perform user testing, Keep web site content up to date, Design graphics and edit photos, and Other office duties as assigned.
Application Instructions: To apply, please submit a copy of resume and current class schedule to Lisa Walker in UW1-271. For questions, contact Lisa at 425.352.3663 or email lwalker@uwb.edu.

Student Assistant – Office of Admissions
The Office of Admissions at UW Bothell is looking for a responsible, organized, friendly, confident, and well-spoken student with strong communication and leadership skills to join our team. Student Assistants in the Office of Admissions are responsible for providing general customer service to prospective students, current students and the general public both in-person and on the phone, prospective student data entry, general office tasks and projects, as well as campus tours. Open to work study eligible students recommended to apply.
Application Instructions: Submit resume, cover letter, and class schedule to Claribel Rodriguez and Melanie Querimit at: clari@uw.edu and mrq@uw.edu

Internships of Interest

Online Marketing Intern – Geekology.biz
Geekology.biz is seeking Marketing Interns who are fun, driven, smart, and savvy to join their team.  As a start-up, Geekology.biz has a fast-paced, energetic and intimate environment.  Interns will be working with a tech start-up founder to build up expertise in the latest trends in online marketing, creating significant business impact and will assist with key elements of marketing strategy and implementation.
Application Instructions: If interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please email geekology@jobfully.com with a subject line of “Online Marketing Internship.”

2015 Summer Marketing Intern – Allen Partners (TPES)
Allen Partners is looking for a creative and results-oriented Intern to help shape and drive their marketing and customer service initiative. They will work closely with the Director of Operations and the Marketing Manager on a number of exciting projects ranging from managing their social media and email marketing, to helping develop and facilitate new customer service protocols.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, June 12th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#90223).

Portfolio Research Analyst Intern – Verus
Verus is in search for Portfolio Research Analyst Interns, currently in a master-level program for finance, economics, or business, who will assist with tasks related to the support of discretionary portfolio management activities. They will help with client reporting and help develop automated report packages, investment manager report writing, and related market commentaries. The Intern will also be required to assist the portfolio management team in conducting research on various capital markets in order to assist with the management of client portfolios.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, June 12th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#90445).

Cloud Software Development Intern – Hewlett-Packard Co.
Based on OpenStack technology, #HPHelion Converged Cloud is the world’s premier OpenStack-based cloud technology platform for private, public, and hybrid cloud delivery. HP is looking for an Intern who is naturally inquisitive and passionate about working on a very large scale cloud system.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Monday, June 8th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#90331).

Off-Campus Jobs

Project Assistant – Urban Indian Health Institute
The Urban Indian Health Institute (UIHI), a Division of the Seattle Indian Health Board, announces the opening of a job opportunity for a Project Assistant. The Project Assistant will be responsible for providing support to UIHI leadership and to Project Coordinators in the development, tracking and implementation projects.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Sunday, May 24th. For more information about the job opportunity, please see the Get Involved page on the UIHI website.

UWB MATCH College Access Coordinator – Americorps, College Access Corps
The primary function of the MATCH College Access Coordinator will be to develop and enhance the MATCH (Making Access to College Happen) program through training and supporting the college coaches, maintaining high school partnerships, and updating the MATCH coach curriculum. MATCH is a course at the University of Washington Bothell that serves low income and first generation high school students who want to attend college. The coaches do this through knowledge building, peer mentoring, and pre-academic college advising.
Application Instructions: For more information, please contact Kara Adams, Interim Director of Community-Based Learning and Research at kadams@uwb.edu. For more CAC member positions, please click here.

Entry Level Web Developer – Sporcle, Inc.
The Web Developer will work in a team to maintain and improve Sporcle’s flagship site as well as other web properties for the Sporcle brand. Sporcle is looking to bring on talented, energetic individuals with a passion for developing platforms for fun and innovative games that are played by millions.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, June 12th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#90415).

Accountant – Spott, Lucey & Wall, Inc. CPA’s
Spott, Lucey & Wall is seeking top level accounting graduates who are committed to a lifelong career in public accounting and who aspire to eventual ownership in their firm. The Account will be working directly with clients as soon as possible and help them make important decisions in their business.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Thursday, June 11th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#90438).

Scholarships and Fellowships

Please visit the Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Award page for a list of upcoming opportunities. Check this page often for news about upcoming merit scholarships. Deadlines are usually posted at least a month in advance to give you plenty of time to prepare your application.

Tip of the Week

Come to the Nursing and Health Studies Job & Internship Fair this Thursday, May 21st from 11-2pm at the North Creek Events Center to network with different employers in the industry!

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