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November 23, 2015

Career Center Meetups

We welcome you to join us for weekly meetups which are small facilitated discussion groups that focus on career readiness topics. The goal of these meetups are to fully engage and connect with our UW Bothell students providing specialized career support that will help develop career core competencies employers are looking for. Topics include both general and school specific career discussions.  Meetup information and schedules can be found:

Upcoming Events

Networking & Elevator Speeches
Tuesday, November 24th | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | UW1-3rd Floor Vista
Did you know that 80% of job listings are not posted to the general public? Having good networking skills is beneficial in job and internship searches. Knowing how to introduce who you are and what you've done is equally important. This meetup will provide useful strategies in nailing your unique elevator speech and networking needs.

Technical Resume Workshop
Tuesday, December 1st | 11:00am - 12:00 pm | Discovery Hall 252
Understanding how to write strong application materials are important in articulating your academic projects, experience and technical skillsets. We welcome you to join us to learn the best ways of writing your technical application materials so you are successful in your job/internship search.

Professionalism and Social Media
Tuesday, December 1st | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | UW1-3rd Floor Vista
Social media is everywhere, which means how you present yourself is seen by everyone! Employers will look at social media before invitations to interviews, so understanding and utilizing social media in the right way is to your advantage. Come to the conversation and learn do's and don'ts and ways to improve your social media presence.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Tuesday, December 1st | 3:00 - 4:00 pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Technical Resume Workshop
Tuesday, December 1st | 5:45 - 6:45 pm | Discovery Hall 252
Understanding how to write strong application materials are important in articulating your academic projects, experience and technical skillsets. We welcome you to join us to learn the best ways of writing your technical application materials so you are successful in your job/internship search.

Conversations with Seniors: Things They Wished They Knew
Wednesday, December 2nd |1:15 - 2:15 pm | The ARC, 2nd Floor
So you've been through an entire quarter at UW Bothell and probably still have many questions. This meetup will feature seniors from across the different schools sharing their best advice to help you become more successful. Come and learn their secrets to success and things they wished they knew when they were in your shoes.

Professional Dress for Educators
Thursday, December 3rd | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | UW1-3rd Floor Vista
Professional dress is important for any up and coming professional. This meetup will provide information on the do's and don'ts of professional clothing from the interview to the classroom.

Paid Summer Research Opportunities Info Sessions
Thursday, December 3rd | 3:00 - 4:00 pm | UW1-103
Wednesday, December 9th | 11:30 – 12:30 pm |UW1-103

Learn about local, national and international research opportunities for undergraduates in the summer. Many of them paid. Application deadlines for Summer 2016 are quickly approaching; start the process now by attending this workshop. All workshops are held in UW1-103. Sign-up here.

Nursing Residency & New to Specialty Programs Meetup – Swedish Talent Acquisition
Wednesday, December 9th | 4:00 - 6:00 pm | Tanaka San’s, 2121 6th Ave, Mezzanine / 2F Seattle, WA
We will have Swedish Nursing Leaders and Managers on hand for discussion on nursing roles and specialties within our organization.  Feel free to bring a personal/business card, your resume and any questions for us.  Or, just come for a beverage, appetizers and conversation. RSVP 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.

Enrollment Management Analyst – UW Bothell Office of Academic Affairs
The Enrollment Management Analyst will support the operational and reporting functions of the Office of Institutional Research, the Registrar, the Office of Admissions and Enrollment Management at the University of Washington Bothell by assembling enrollment, admissions, recruitment, scholarship, financial aid, and academic data from multiple data systems and performing basic analysis in response to planned and ad-hoc requests. Creating, monitoring, and reporting appropriate metrics to inform operational decisions will also be an important aspect of the Enrollment Analyst’s work.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, visit online and submit an application.

Student Assistant – UW Bothell Office of Advancement and External Relations
Our office tells the story of UW Bothell to major media outlets, donors, legislators and the general public. We use students in every aspect of our work, from planning events to advocating in Olympia to communications and web design. Are you an aspiring writer with an eye for detail? Are you a storyteller who is ready to expand your multimedia skills? The Office of Advancement and External Relations has an immediate opening for a student assistant. 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.
Application Instructions: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and at least two writing samples and current class schedule: in person 19128 112th Street, Suite 102, Bothell, WA 98011 (Bracket Bldg. adjacent to campus); or email

Government and Community Relations Assistant Position – UW Bothell Assistant Vice Chancellor
This position is primarily to assist the University of Washington Bothell Assistant Vice Chancellor of Government and Community Relations in preparation for the 2016 Washington State Legislative Session and the Community Relations Events such as the INSPIRE STEM Festival.  The person in this position will assist in tracking bills, conducting research and preparing materials including responding to legislative requests.  In addition, this person will assist in making legislative appointments and with community events.
Application Instructions: Please send resume and cover letter to

Lab Assistant - School of STEM
The Hillesland lab is looking for a student available for 7 - 10 hours/week to make media, clean glassware, and do other laboratory upkeep as needed. The student will gain experience working in a science research lab, practice making solutions, working with different gasses, and will have the opportunity for hands-on learning directly with faculty. Minimum Qualifications: Some laboratory experience (e.g.: general chemistry lab) is helpful but not required. The ideal candidate will be able to learn quickly, be detail oriented, strong ability to follow directions and protocol and be able to commit to at least a full academic year.
Application Instructions: Send a resume and cover letter describing your interests, qualifications, and work study status to Dr. Kristina Hillesland at and Colin Feng at for consideration. This is a work study only position.

The School of STEM has a great opportunity for students to be graders on student papers and examinations. This position offers reinforcement of student's STEM knowledge in Biology, Mathematics, Computer Science and/or Physical Sciences. Minimum Qualifications: must have successfully completed the course you'd like to grade with a 3.5 or higher. 
Application instructions: send letter of interest/resume, the name of course & section you'd like to grade for and the grade received to Janet McDaniel at This is a work study only position.
On campus retail coffee shop locations have an outstanding opportunity for food service worker positions for upcoming Fall Quarter! Available shifts including opening, mid-day, and closing.  Duties will include making hand crafted espresso beverages, stocking shelves with product and keeping the space clean, serving hot and cold prepared items, & taking payment and operating cash registers.  This position will report to the Café Supervisor.  Mandatory training will take place in early September for all new employees. No experience necessary. Food handlers permit is required.  
Application Instructions: To apply, please send a resume and a letter of interest to café lead, Jessica Landry at

Internships of Interest

Junior Operations Analyst – Benchmark Plus Management
The Junior Operations Analyst will be a member of the Finance team and will play an integral role in the firm's operational processes. Finance is responsible for the firm's lack and middle office operations. This includes audit, tax, fund administration, banking, brokers, client reporting, custody and ongoing operational due diligence. The financial and relevant investment data that the Finance team processes flows through to inform the firm's research and business development units. Therefore, ensuring the integrity of the data is of the utmost importance.
Application Instructions: To apply for this position, please send your resume to Reference ID (#95985).

Marketing Content Manager – Circle of Friends for Mental Health
Circle of Friends for Mental Health, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, exists to improve the lives of people burdened with mental illness, addiction, and homelessness through programs in visual arts, music, writing, drama, computer graphics and photography. Our programs serve as a natural enduring catalyst to aid people in their recovery and self-healing. The people we serve have wide-ranging needs, and come from diverse cultural, social and economic backgrounds. We are looking for a detailed-oriented and passionate content marketing manager to join our rapidly growing team. You’ll join a team of skilled marketers, working closely with internal business partners to develop engaging content that educates and inspires our community with purpose.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Sunday, November 29th. For more information and to apply, visit HuskyJobs (#96310).

Human Factors Intern – Siemens Healthcare
Siemens Healthcare's Ultrasound business is seeking a highly motivated individual to help the User Experience Group develop user interface prototypes, design and conduct usability tests, conduct user centered research and analyze data. The intern will work in a dynamic environment as part of the User Experience Group.  This will involve learning and applying the fundamentals user interface design, human-machine interaction and usability evaluation. Strong motivation to achieve excellent results and the ability to quickly integrate into teams and become productive is imperative.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, visit online.

Camp Adventure Child and Youth Services Intern
The Camp Adventure Youth Services program provides a wide array of opportunities to serve children and youth, integrate theory with practice, develop new knowledge, skills and competencies as well as to be a part of a worthwhile endeavor. This internship provides related experience working with children, while networking with one of the country’s largest employers, the Department of Defense. We offer internship opportunities for the fall and spring semesters. If you would like to serve children and youth overseas, internships are available working with Primary Child Development Centers on U.S. Military Bases in Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Hawaii and Florida. The program provides services primarily to toddlers and infants, with some school-age care. Interns are well supervised by both Camp Adventure staff and military CDC staff.
Application Instructions: Application deadline is Saturday, December 5th. Email Susan Edginton at Include your phone number/cell number and address. Please briefly describe your experiences working with children as well as your educational background. Prior experience with children or youth is required. For more information, visit HuskyJobs (#96526).

Off-Campus Jobs

Project Manager Assistant – Diadem USA
Diadem is an international green roof system provider and manufacturer company. Our vision is a city filled with gardens, and we believe that great green roof designs must be supported by well-engineered system solutions and quality components. Our comprehensive line of Diadem products and services are carefully designed to bring nature back into our urban lifestyles. Candidate works at his own office, occasionally spend time outside, visiting jobsite, maintaining relations with existing clients. Must be comfortable with the basics of green roof design, and installation processes. Work includes organizing installation logistic, following leads, and maintaining accounts. Expected time spent on the work is 2-4 hours each week to start potentially more hours as leads are generated.
Application Instructions: Please email your resume and cover letter to

Business Systems Analyst – BTG
BTG is a growing international specialist healthcare company. Our mission is to bring to market medical products that meet the needs of specialist healthcare physicians and their patients. Applicant will support day-to-day operation and maintenance of Enterprise Software Systems, including the integrated ERP system (QAD) for EKOS. Interface with functional users of software systems to provide tools to continuously improve efficiency of operations and accuracy of systems. Provide troubleshooting, training, and backup support, as needed.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, visit online.

Part-Time Medical Receptionist – Primary Care Redmond
We are a small, independent clinic serving a typical family practice population. We will provide training on responsibilities of the position and the electronic medical record system. Shifts will include one evening to 7:00pm and alternating Saturdays from 9:00am-1:00pm in addition to other negotiable hours.
Application Instructions: Please submit a cover letter and resume to

Data Content Specialist –
We are looking for someone who is highly motivated and excited about gaining valuable experience at a cutting-edge Internet company. Duties will include working with video and metadata entry software while providing quality assurance. The applicant will be tagging and processing commercials, entering critical metadata into our database, and ensuring live content is added as efficiently as possible. We tag and categorize everything about each commercial, which includes brands, products, promotions, songs, events, venues, celebrities, characters and more.
Application Instructions: For more information and to apply, visit 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.

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