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February 23, 2015

Featured Event

Etiquette Dinner
Monday, March 2nd | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Come attend the Etiquette Dinner hosted by UW Bothell Career Center and UW Bothell Student Engagement and Activities . The guest speaker will be Lincoln Johnson, the Associate Vice President and Director of Student Life and HUB. Attire is business casual. Purchase your ticket online at www.uwbetiquettedinner.eventbrite.com. $5 for students, $25 for guests.

Upcoming Events

Workplace Etiquette with Jim Reed, UW Bothell Advisory Board Member
Tuesday, February 24th | 8:50am - 9:50am | UW1-210
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.

Assistant Career Advisor Information Session
Tuesday, February 24th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Are you looking for an on-campus job? We encourage you to come to this walk-in information session to learn more about becoming an Assistant Career Advisor (ACA) with Career Services. Students in this role work 1:1 with their peers in resume and cover letter reviews, prepping students for mock interviews and support Career Services staff in a variety of projects. For more information on this position please click here.

Major Exploration Workshop
Wednesday, February 25th | 3:30pm - 5:00pm | UW2-105
Feel like you’re floating? Join the Department of First-Year and Pre-Major Services at our Major Exploration Workshop!

UW Environmental Career Fair
Wednesday, February 25th | 11:00am - 3:00pm | Mary Gates Hall Commons, UW Seattle Campus
Open to all UW students, the UW Environmental Career Fair is an opportunity to explore careers in environmental and natural resources fields. The Environmental Career Fair features employers from the nonprofit, government, and private sectors with career-level positions and internships.

Winter Quarter Professional Development Series Workshop – Relationship Building and Networking
Friday, March 6th | 2:00pm-3:30pm| UW2-221
The Professional Development series is a free program designed to introduce students to basic leadership principles and build them into dedicated, articulate, ethical and confident leaders. This series culminates in a certificate that attests to the individual’s experience and commitment to reflection and development of their leadership and professional skills.

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!

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

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 is Friday, March 20th 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 is Friday, March 20th 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.

Circulation Assistant – Campus Library
The student Circulation Assistant will be under the direct supervision of the Access Services Manager and Circulation Supervisor, staff the Circulation Desk, shelve and retrieve library materials, and assist with special projects.
Application Instructions: Applications are completed online. If unable to complete the online application for an open position, please complete and print a copy of the application, and submit it, a resume, and a cover letter to a staff member in the Campus Library.

Student Assistant – Graduate Office, School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
The STEM Graduate Office is seeking energetic students with a wide variety of skills to be part of their team and serve as a resource for students, staff, and faculty in the School of STEM Office of Research and Graduate Studies. The Student Assistant will be the first point of contact for current and prospective graduate students and for staff and faculty, respond to in-person and phone inquiries, make referrals, assist with events, create fliers, and generally assist the academic advisors.
Application Instructions: Please send a cover letter and resume to STEMGrad@uw.edu

Student Assistant – School of Nursing & Health Studies
The Student Assistant will provide information to students (current & prospective), staff, and visitors about the School of Nursing & Health Studies and programs while providing excellent customer service and accurate campus information. General office work will include answering phones, assisting in-person visitors, distributing mail, filing, making copies, compiling mailings, and scanning.
Application Instructions: Please send resume, cover letter, and a Winter quarter class schedule to Norma Perez at nhs@uwb.edu.

Internships of Interest

Creative Services Intern – Woodland Park Zoo
This is a great opportunity to join the dynamic Business Development team at the Woodland Park Zoo. This position provides an opportunity to earn college credit while developing valuable graphic design knowledge and skills while providing hands-on support to the zoo’s Creative Services department, leading up to the busy summer season.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Thursday, March 19th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87547).

Strategic Planning Intern – Delta Air Lines
This opportunity will provide the candidate with unprecedented exposure to a premier global airline. Work with experienced professionals in a tight-knit office while gaining valuable knowledge about the dynamic aviation industry. The Strategic Planning Intern will focus on optimization of both domestic and international routes across Delta’s emerging Seattle hub network as well as help to improve Operational performance amidst a growing footprint.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Monday, March 2nd. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87526).

Business Analyst Intern – Polaris Global Mobility
Polaris Global Mobility is a growing, US-based software and services company. They provide software and services for large, global corporations to assist in managing their global mobility programs. The Business Analyst Intern’s responsibilities include: working with new clients in defining and gathering business requirements and identifying potential customizations require to support client needs.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Thursday, March 19th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87546).

Animal Care Intern – West Sound Wildlife Shelter
The primary role of an animal care intern is to care for the baby birds and mammals, many of whom are orphans. The internship with give Interns the opportunity to learn about many aspects of wildlife rehabilitation. Interns will work with professional staff and seasoned volunteers to help wildlife patients.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Tuesday, March 17th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87447).

Off-Campus Jobs

Entry/Intermediate Level Developer – Allied Trade Group, Inc./ATG Stores
The Entry/Intermediate Level ASP.Net Developer will be responsible for designing, building and maintaining web applications for internal use. The Developer will also be responsible for maintaining the automated scheduled tasks which support these departments, and developing new ones as needed. Customers will be the  department managers and employees, so the Entry/Intermediate Level Developer will be able to work directly with the people who they are providing software to.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Tuesday, February 24th. For more information and to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#87317).

International Program Coordinator – Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest has an opportunity for an International Program Coordinator. This position will be based at the Seattle administrative office and will provide support for international program technical assistance to partners, internal and external communications, the international grant-making process, and program development activities.
Application Instructions: To learn more or apply, please click here.

School Nurse – Port Angeles School District
Port Angeles School District is looking for a dynamic school nurse with a ESA certification, or willing to obtain within three months of employment. Duties will include coordinating student screening, as well as consulting and overseeing the areas of medication administration and immunization. This is an itinerant position.
Application Instructions: For more information, please click here. To apply, please visit the website.

Corps Member – Teach for America
Teach For America is developing a movement of leaders who will help drive change at every level of our education system. The goal of TFA is to close the opportunity gap in America’s public schools. They will help students achieve the kind of academic progress that expands their opportunities and transforms their futures.
Application Instructions: FINAL application cycle deadline is Friday, March 6th. Please apply online.

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

Don’t forget to purchase your tickets online to the Professional Success Etiquette Dinner! To read more and purchase tickets, click here.

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