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September 22, 2014

Attention Accounting students: Winter and summer internships and full-time positions are now available on HuskyJobs!

Upcoming Events

Internships A-Z
Wednesday, September 24th | 10:00am - 11:00am | UW1-103
More and more employers want college graduates to have at least one internship during their collegiate years. Get tips and tricks on how to go about finding and applying for the internship that is the perfect fit for your and your professional endeavors.

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Wednesday, September 24th | 11:00am - 12:00pm | UW1-103
Learn how to improve your resume and cover letter, increasing the chance of getting an interview. This workshop will teach you how to compose your resume and cover letter to market your strengths and talents, while giving you an understanding of what the employer is ultimately looking for.

Networking for Newbies
Wednesday, September 24th | 12:00pm - 1:00pm | UW1-103
Networking can be scary, however, networking is just about relationship building. We invite you to learn tips and strategies for building relationships with faculty, staff, classmates and employers.

Summit Student Program
Monday, September 29th |9:00am – 5:00pm  | Washington State Convention Center
Sponsored by Nordstrom, the NRF Foundation is holding this free event to educate college students about the digital and e-commerce world of the retail industry, and the career opportunities that await them post-graduation. Unlike any other free event, the Shop.org Summit Student Program allows students to experience unparalleled networking with retail recruiters, a mentoring session with executives, and hear career advice from the best in the industry like HSN, Starbucks, Gilt Groupe and more.

Boeing CSS/IT/IS Information Session
Wednesday, October 1st | 4:00pm-5:00pm | Husky Hall
Boeing Information Technology (IT) is excited to announce it has openings for both internship and entry-level positions. Students in the computer science, information technology and information science field are invited to learn more about these opportunities at this information session. See more about the internship and entry-level opportunities.

Marketing Your International Experience Workshops
Friday, October 3rd | 1:00-2:30pm | UW1-103
Tuesday, October 7th  |  3:30-5:00pm | UW1-103
Translate your international experience into marketable skills and specific examples that employers are looking for. Learn how to incorporate your study, work, or volunteer abroad experience into your resume, job interviews, and cover letters. Four different times are available. Registration is required.

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.

Student Assistant – School of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
A Student Assistant is needed to serve as a resource for students, faculty, and staff in the School of STEM. Responsibilities include staffing the front desk, making appropriate referrals, database maintenance and more.
Application Instructions: To apply, search job #82525 or “Student Assistant – School of STEM” on HuskyJobs.

Student Office Assistant - UW Bothell Educational Studies
The Student Office Assistant will support the School of Education with general office duties and reception. The ideal candidate has experience using Microsoft Office, obtains strong communication skills, must be able to multitask, and maintains a high level of confidentiality.
Application Instructions: This position is Work-Study only. To apply please send the following to Sue Morgan (smorgan@uwb.edu): Resume and Cover Letter that addresses interest and experience that will enable you to succeed in the position.

Student Technologist – Learning Technologies
The Learning Tech department seeks a self-motivated student with strong communication skills and a desire to learn more about learning technologies and digital media production. Students who may not feel they have the technical skills to work in IT but are willing to learn are encouraged to apply.
Application Instructions: To apply, please send a resume and writing sample to learningtech@uwb.edu with “Student Assistant Position” written in the subject line.

Marketing & Technology Assistant — Office of Research/Undergraduate Research
The Marketing & Technology Assistant will manage technology resources including iPADs, GPS devices and large format poster printer and assist in the preparation and execution of research events, programs, and activities. This is an excellent opportunity to broaden research knowledge while developing marketing, promotion and project collaboration skills. Website maintenance and social media experience preferred and background in undergraduate research is a plus. Work-study candidates must be fully enrolled fall quarter and demonstrate excellent writing, editing, and design skills.
Application Instructions: Students must be work-study eligible to apply. For full job description and application details contact Ronnie Thibault at ronnie22@uw.edu.

Upcoming Courses

Internship Course – BIS 495
The IAS Internship course (BIS 495) is a credit/no-credit course designed for students interested in linking their classroom education to practice-based learning in local for-profit, not-for-profit, and governmental organizations. It also will meet the IPR graduation requirement. Career Services can help you to find an internship to take the course. Learn more on the BIS 495 website or email internships@uwb.edu.

Preparing for Graduate Education – GRDSCH200 (Seattle Campus)
This course is for graduating seniors who know they are applying to graduate school this fall/winter.  It will set them up to fully understand the application process, work on their statements well before deadlines hit, consider funding issues, and ultimately make decisions. It is also great for the graduating senior who is unsure of what graduate school entails and whether they should consider it in their future. Juniors thinking ahead will also benefit from the class. This is a 2-cr, CR/NC class, perfect to balance out an autumn quarter schedule.
Application Instructions: Interested students should contact Helene J. Obradovich at Helene@uw.edu or register with SLN #15355.

Research-In-Action – BCUSP 290
Learn how to get involved in research at UW Bothell. Develop the skills necessary to be a successful scholar and researcher while participating in informal and engaging conversations! This 2 credit course is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors and takes place Fridays 11:00AM-1:00PM. For more information, contact Ronnie Thibault at ronnie22@uw.edu.

Internships of Interest

Summer Analyst Intern – Goldman Sachs
This training program is an important part of the Goldman Sachs culture which will help interns maximize their personal and professional development. Interns will be working alongside a talented and diverse group of colleagues who focus on teamwork, integrity, meritocracy, excellence, client focus and entrepreneurial spirit. 10-week summer analyst and summer associate positions are offered at all principal locations.
Application Instructions: For full job description, search job #82922 on HuskyJobs.

Information Technology Intern (Multiple Positions) – The Boeing Company
Boeing is offering opportunities in many different areas including: Software Development, Information Protection, Cyber Security, Project Management, Systems Analysis, Systems Architecture, and Systems Integration. During this 12 week summer program, interns will be assigned tasks that expand on and compliment current academic coursework.
Application Instructions: Apply online by Friday, September 26th and be sure to visit the Boeing information session on October 1st!

Events & Social Media Intern – Precept Brands LLC
Precept Wine is the fastest growing wine company in the Pacific Northwest. This position requires coordinating and executing events; managing social media presence; researching national and regional consumer events; partnering with the marketing team to create collateral. Candidates must be 21+ and open to all majors with an interest in Marketing, Event Planning, and Communications.
Application Instructions: For full job description and access to application, visit HuskyJobs (job #82869)

Merchandising & Replenishment 2015 Summer Intern – Walmart
Walmart Merchandising and Replenishment team is seeking undergraduate students to enjoy hands-on retail training through the Corporate Summer Internship Program. Interns will apply procedures and processes studied in the classroom to a real project at a Fortune 1 company. At the end of the 11 week program, students will have the opportunity to showcase their work before to colleagues and superiors. This position takes place in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Application Instructions: For full job description, visit here.

Research and Library Intern – The New Foundation Seattle
The Research and Library Intern will work collaboratively with the Founding Director to create the periodicals library. The primary duties position are: to assist in the conception and implementation of the Foundation’s periodicals library and conduct necessary research to reach this end; manage the library and its systems; and engage the public by promoting the library and monitoring its usage.
Application Instructions: For full job description and access to application, visit HuskyJobs (job #82927)

Software Developer Intern – Hulu.com
Interns at Hulu will have the opportunity to design and code their own projects and present their work to technology and business leaders. Specifically, they will contribute to the design and development of products made to redefine television. Qualified candidates have a BS or MS in Computer Science, obtain knowledge of Linux and open-source technologies (preferred), and has prior experience building web-based applications.
Application Instructions: For full job description and application, visit HuskyJobs (job #82655). Applications are due Saturday, October 4th.

Off-Campus Jobs

IT Career Foundation Rotation Program – The Boeing Company
Boeing IT is currently hiring talented and motivated college graduates into the IT Career Foundation Program (ITCFP). This is a rotation program where participants will be assigned challenging work assignments and be mentored by technology professionals who provide industry leading solutions. Participants in the program will be exposed to software development and sustainment, Boeing's IT infrastructure, customer engagement, and information security during three rotations of one year duration.
Application Instructions: Apply online by Friday, September 26th and be sure to visit the Boeing information session on October 1st!

Assistant Manager – Finish Line (Alderwood Mall)
Finish Line is in need of 2 Assistant Managers to support the Store Manager in day-to-day functions and shift management. Additional duties include providing shift floor coverage, organizing shipments, maintaining and recording store sale metrics and more.
Application Instructions: Apply online today! For questions, call Kristen Cooper at (425) 640-7961.

Procurement Agent 1/2 – The Boeing Company
Procurement Agents play a pivotal role in managing, integrating, and improving Boeing's supply chain. As a Procurement Agent, responsibilities may include: managing supplier needs, negotiating & executing supplier contracts, developing & coordinating procurement solutions to best support customer requirements, and more. This position is offered in multiple locations.
Application Instructions: Apply through the Boeing Company Careers page under job requisition # 1400002525. This position will only be open for two weeks.

Multiple Positions – Fred Meyer (Bothell)
The Bothell Fred Meyer is now hiring in preparation for the holiday season! Seasonal, temporary, and part-time positions are available in various departments such as Apparel, Health & beauty, Deli, and more.
Application Instructions: Apply online at fredmeyer.com. For questions, contact Paula Fusco at (425) 398-7000.

Consumer Relationship Management (CRM) Campaign Coordinator – ESPN
The ideal Campaign Coordinator has strong project management and analytical skills, and will support the ESPN CRM organization in developing and growing consumer relationships. The Coordinator will support Direct Marketing efforts via the email channel. This is a 6 month contract position.
Application Instructions: If interested, contact gennessey.y.lau@espn.com.

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.

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