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April 27, 2015

Featured Events

Spring Job & Internship Fair (All Industries)
Tuesday, April 28th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | Mobius Hall, CC3
Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don’t miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume. For a list of employers, attending the fair, click here.

Spring Job & Internship Fair (STEM Industries)
Wednesday, April 29th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don’t miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume. For a list of employers, attending the fair, click here.

Upcoming Events

Peace Corps Information Session
Tuesday, April 28th | 5:00-6:00pm | UW2 – Discovery Hall 464
Come and network with Peace Corps representatives. There will be a discussion about opportunities and how to apply.

Spring Job & Internship Fair (All Industries)
Tuesday, April 28th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | Mobius Hall, CC3
Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don’t miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume. For a list of employers, attending the fair, click here.

Spring Job & Internship Fair (STEM Industries)
Wednesday, April 29th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don’t miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume. For a list of employers, attending the fair, click here.

Networking with George Northcroft, UW Bothell Advisory Board Member
Wednesday, April 29th | 5:45-6:45pm | UW1-010
Join us for a discussion with George Northcroft, of the U.S. General Services Administration. He will discuss his academic and professional path and the importance of professional and personal relationship building and networking.

Job & Internship Search Strategies
Wednesday, May 6th | 1:00-2:00pm | 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.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Wednesday, May 6th | 2:00-3:00pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Successful Interviewing
Wednesday, May 6th | 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.

Researching and Preparing for Graduate School
Wednesday, May 6th | 4:00-5:00pm | UW1-103
Interested in pursuing a graduate degree? Come to this information session to learn about graduate school and learn tips and strategies for success as you prepare your grad school applications.

NACE Survey

2015 Student Survey – National Association of Colleges and Employers
NACE has created its 2015 survey to tap into students seeking their first full-time job and to assess attitudes in the workplace. One respondent will win a $500 cash prize for participating. Responses will remain absolutely confidential and will not be shared with anyone outside of NACE. Only aggregate data will be presented in any reports or articles based on the responses to this survey. Contest rules are available here.
Application Instructions: Survey Deadline: Thursday, April 30th. Access survey here!

2015 Summer Leadership Program

Pathways Program – McGladrey LLP.
The PATHWAYS Program at McGladrey is designed to give university accounting students an insight as to what McGladrey is all about. Pathways Program participants have the opportunity to get a firsthand look at McGladrey’s firm through a variety of activities in which a mix of their employees will be involved.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Tuesday, April 28th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87828).

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.

Assistant Career Advisor - Career Center
The Assistant Career Advisor serves as a primary contact for students seeking assistance in using Career Center. ACA’s will become job search savvy, while helping others feel more confident about pursuing jobs, internships, and careers.  This position will provide career advising to UW Bothell peers and assist with program planning, marketing and implementation. Work schedules set each quarter based on class schedules, availability and work responsibilities.
Application Instructions: Application deadline has been extended to Wednesday, May 6th at 5pm. Send a resume and cover letter to Mojan Ahmadi, Graduate Student Advisor, at mojana@uw.edu. In your letter, please address your desire to work for Career Center and personal goals with regards to helping students.

Graduate Student Advisor - Career Center
The Graduate Student Advisor serves as a contact for graduate students seeking assistance in using Career Center, primarily concerning professional development. The GSA will advise graduate students in advanced careers pathways that align with their education, as well as assist in applying for jobs and internships. This position will research and provide career resources for graduate students at UW Bothell, continue to support ACA responsibilities, assist with targeted program planning, and execute graduate student oriented events and series.
Application Instructions: Application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 1st at 5pm. Send a resume and cover letter to Mojan Ahmadi, Graduate Student Advisor, at mojana@uw.edu. In your letter, please address your desire to work for Career Center and what programming efforts you would implement for reaching fellow graduate students and programs.

Student Assistant – Office of Student Financial Aid
The Division of Enrollment Management is the front door of the University of Washington Bothell. The department consists of service units including, admissions, registration, Financial Aid, Operations, and prospective student advising. This position will allow the student to gain work experience within a professional team environment and have the opportunity to learn office skills and university procedure policy.
Application Instructions: Please forward resume, cover letter, and class schedule to Chris Kwong at kwon3@uw.edu

Internships of Interest

Data Scientist Intern – Cambia Health Solutions
Cambia Health Solutions is working to create a seamless and frictionless health care experience for consumers nationwide. This presents a unique challenge and opportunity for innovative and disruptive solutions from the Data Office. The Data Scientists design, develop, and implement data-driven solutions using machine learning technologies and advanced statistical analyses. In addition to quantitative mastery, the ideal candidate will effectively interpret and communicate strategic results to varied audiences, and provide analytic support for company-wide process and operational improvement efforts.
Application Instructions: If interested, please apply online.

Sustainability Research Intern – Sustainable Business Consulting
Sustainable Business Consulting is a Seattle-based consulting firm whose goal is to lead and inspire business to change the world. They are looking for an independent, hard-working, motivated intern with a “can-do” attitude who wants to learn about business, education and sustainability. Sustainable Business Consulting has an immediate short-term need and are looking for an intern to compliment the efforts of their research and marketing teams.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Saturday, May 23rd. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#89831).

2015 Summer Design Intern – APCO Worldwide Inc.
At APCO, thinking creatively isn’t just about expression – it’s about being creative in a useful, meaningful and purposeful way that helps companies and brands solve issues and seize opportunities. Whether it’s reinventing corporate reputation, anticipating emerging issues, or developing best-in-class sustainability programs, creativity elevates APCO’s best thinking. And now, they are looking to add to their creative teams, with Design Interns to assist their client teams on many creative opportunities.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, May 22nd. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#89801).

Off-Campus Jobs

Research Associate – Rutberg Media LLC (Financial District)
Rutberg & Company is a research-focused boutique investment bank founded in 2001. The Firm is recognized as one of the preeminent thought leaders in mobile and wireless globally. The Firm provides M&A advisory services to both public and private companies and raises mid and late stage capital for leading emerging growth companies. Rutberg’s research team is hiring an entry-level Research Associate for coverage of mobile and wireless globally.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, please contact the Head of Research, Rutberg & Company at research@rutbergco.com.

Lab Assistant – Juno Therapeutic, Inc.
The Lab Assistant at Juno will have an opportunity to become an integral part of a rapidly growing research team. In this role, the Lab Assistant will support the laboratory aspects of human clinical trials, following laboratory procedures while ensuring the integrity of the studies and the safety and well-being of human subjects.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Saturday, May 23rd. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#89753).

Lead Teachers (Infant and Preschool) – Beginnings Queen Anne
Beginnings School on Queen Anne is looking for caring individuals with strong leadership skills and a professional attitude to work full time in their infant and preschool classrooms. Beginnings Queen Anne's program is designed with developmental goals in mind: To enhance each child's self-image, encourage emotional and physical development and stimulate social growth and awareness.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Saturday, May 23rd. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#89794).

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 Spring Job and Internship Fair to network with industry professionals! The event will be held in Mobius Hall from 1pm-4pm on Tuesday, 28th for all industries and on Wednesday, 29th for STEM industries

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