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November 24, 2014

Upcoming Events

Pre-Health Interview Panel and Workshop
Tuesday, December 2nd|5:00pm| Mary Gates Hall, Seattle Campus
Wondering how to stand out as a candidate for medical, dental, pharmacy, or other health professional schools? Join admissions deans and directors from the UW Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, as well as current health professional students, for a panel discussion. After the panel, advisers, counselors, and health professional students will lead small-group mock interviews for interested seniors and alumni. For more information, please contact prehealth@uw.edu.

  • Panel presentation at 5:30 pm in Mary Gates Hall, Room 389

Mock interviews for health professional school applicants at 6:45 pm in Mary Gates Hall, Room 134 (Registration required for this portion of the workshop.)

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!

Upcoming Courses

Internship Course – BIS 495
The IAS Internship course (BIS 495) for Winter 2015 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.

Research in Action – B CUSP 290
Learn how to practice undergraduate research while engaging faculty and student research projects across this campus. This 2 credit class meets once a week and is designed to help you develop skills and become a successful scholar, researcher, communicator, and writer. After completing this course, you will have a greater awareness of the opportunities and resources across our campus and the benefits of participating in undergraduate research. For more information, contact Undergraduate Research Program Coordinator, Ronnie Thibault at ronnie22@uw.edu.

Field-Based Learning B CUSP 199 
Designed for pre-majors interested in gaining hands-on work experience to access potential educational and career paths. Credit/no-credit only. Practical experience gained in professional work environments, on-line class assignments and reflections, as well as the support of a cohort of fellow interns will provide students the opportunity to think critically and reflect on their goals at an important juncture in their academic path. If you are interested or have any questions, please email Majd Baniodeh MBaniodeh@uwb.edu.

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 – Advancement and External Relations
Are you a storyteller who is ready to expand your multimedia skills? This position provides hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment. The student assistant will help shape the voice and image of UW Bothell, provide basic support for the Office of Advancement and External Relations at UW Bothell, and help with events and other duties as assigned. Work Study preferred.
Application Instructions:  To apply, please submit a cover letter, copy of your resume, and at least two writing samples and current class schedule by person: UW1-281 or by email: lhall@uwb.edu.

Web Design Student Assistant – Advancement and External Relations
Help the Advancement and External Relations expand and improve UW Bothell’s Website. The assistant will learn about web design, usability, editing, and marketing. This is a great opportunity for those interest in careers in web design, marketing, or communications!
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 – UW Bothell 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 their team. The 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.
Application Instructions: Work study eligible students ONLY. If interested, please submit resume, cover letter, and class schedule to Claribel Rodriquez and Melanie Querimit at claribel@uwb.edu and MQuerimit@uwb.edu.

Internships of Interest

Health Care Intern, January to June 2015 – Molina HealthCare, Inc.
Molina Healthcare, a FORTUNE 500, multi-state health care organization, arranges for the delivery of health care services and offers health information management solutions to nearly five million individuals and families who receive their care through Medicaid, Medicare and other government-funded programs in fifteen states. Molina Healthcare is now recruiting for various internship positions and opportunities for January to June 2015.

The various Internship positions include:

  • Enrollment Growth (Req# 11250BR and 11238BR)
  • Provider Network Strategy (Req# 11239BR)
  • HR Employee Relations (Req# 11237BR)

Application Instructions: Please visit the website to search for further details on these positions by entering the Req#. Please note that some are in the process of opening and will be open soon.

Occupational Health Intern – Pacific Rehabilitation Centers (Everett or Bellevue)
Pacific Rehabilitation Centers emphasizes return-to-work skills and physical rehabilitation. Their committed professionals are willing and able to energize, encourage and rehabilitate individuals who have lost hope on returning to normal activities of daily life. The Pacific Rehabilitation Center is looking for a dedicated student who would be interested in shadowing an Occupational Health Nurse for 6 months to a year.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, please contact Bobbi Meins, the Oncology Program Manager, at 425-777-4003.

Electrical Engineering Student Intern – City of Seattle
Seattle City Light’s Energy Delivery Division is looking for two electrical engineering student interns. This one-year commitment will provide the Intern educational benefits such as: familiarity with a public utility engaged in the business of Generation, transmission, distribution of electrical power, business practices, facilities, conductors, equipment used by an electrical utility and much more.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, December 5th. For more information to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (# 84563).

Multi-Media Graphic Designer Intern – The Boeing Company
Creative and Information Services (C&IS) helps translate and communicate complex information and data through visual and analytical means. Help develop, execute, and maintain a visual graphic style for the C&IS Data Visualization Lab. Learn how to use complex consumer data and analytic concepts. Be introduced to techniques that make large data sets appear as if works of art, thereby inducing the viewer to think about results rather than methodology or technology.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, December 5th. For more information to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (# 84547).

Off-Campus Jobs

Junior Research Assistant – Center on Reinventing Public Education
The Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE), located in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, is one of the nation’s top education policy research organizations. CRPE is currently seeking an hourly junior research assistant to join their team and contribute to the ongoing research projects across the center. The research assistant’s activities will range from collecting, processing, and supporting the analysis of data, including interview data, budget and expenditure data, as well as reviewing relevant scholarly literature. This is an exciting opportunity to gain exposure to and participate in rigorous research projects working with smart and fun national experts in finance and education policy.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, December 5th. For more information to apply, please visit HuskyJobs (#84824).

Multiple Opportunities – Comcast Corporation
Comcast Corporation is a global media and technology company who brings together the best in media and technology. Comcast drives innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. Comcast is currently hiring for: Retail Sales and Service Consultants (full-time and part-time), Xfinity Sales Associates (Residential Sales) and Business Account Executives.
Application Instructions: Please review the website for current openings and specific job requirements. All candidates must apply online to be considered as an applicant.

Public Relations Specialist – Seattle Office of Economic Development
The Office of Economic Development (OED) is now accepting applications for a Public Relations Specialist position. The Public Relations Specialist will support the city’s economic development agenda and mission to create a vibrant economy that benefits the whole city by promoting access to economic opportunities for all of Seattle’s diverse communities, and strengthening existing industries.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Tuesday, December 2nd at 4:00pm. For a complete job description, full list of qualifications, and instructions on how to apply please visit the Career Center and use the search term “Public Relations Specialist”.

Corps Member – Teach For America
Teach For America is growing the force of leaders committed to ensuring that all kids have an education that expands their opportunities and gives them more choices in life. Leadership through TFA begins in the classroom, where corps members spend at least two years in low-income communities teaching students and helping them reach their full potential. Through teaching, they develop the skills, mindsets, and relationships necessary to become lifelong advocates for students and join a nationwide network of change-makers.To learn more, please contact Breanne Toney at Breanne.Toney@teachforamerica.org.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Friday, December 5th. 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

It’s always good to update your resume for future opportunties so make an appointment with Career Services today!

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