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UW Bothell Career Discovery Week: A New Career for the New Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 20, 2010
CONTACT: Elizabeth Fischtziur - (425) 352-3636 - efischtziur@uwb.edu
 
 
UW Bothell Career Discovery Week: A New Career for the New Year
 
BOTHELL, Wash. - Career Discovery Week 2010, the University of Washington's 11th annual career education and exploration extravaganza for students and alumni will be held January 25-30, 2010 and the weeks before and after. Career Discovery Week is perfect for students preparing for careers, alumni considering career transitions and anyone in between.

Career Discovery Week sessions presented on the UW's Bothell campus are free and open to the public. Sessions include panel discussions featuring working professionals and alumni, a nursing career advancement fair, and more.

UW Bothell Sessions Include:
January 25, 12:00-1:00 p.m. Recruiting Trends Workshop
January 26, 4:30-6:30 p.m.   Undergraduate Networking
January 26, 5:00-5:50 p.m.   Business Alumni Panel
January 26, 5:00-5:50 p.m.   Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Alumni Panel
January 26, 6:00-6:50 p.m.   Careers with Your Computing and Software Systems Degree
January 26, 6:00-6:50 p.m.   Science, Technology, and the Environment/Engineering Panel
January 26, 6:00-8:00 p.m.   Master of Business Administration Open House 
January 27, 3:30-4:30 p.m.   Law School Panel
January 27, 4:30-5:30 p.m.   Health Professions Panel
January 28, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  Transfer Fair
January 28, 12:00-1:00 p.m. Resumes the UW Way
January 28, 5:30-6:30 p.m.   Graduate Programs Alumni Networking
January 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m.   Career Pathways in Policy Studies Panel
January 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m.   Career Pathways in Cultural Studies Panel

The University of Washington's Career Discovery Week, which began as a grassroots effort by a small group of academic advisers on the Seattle campus, is today a University-wide event. UW Bothell has participated in the Career Discovery Week for eight years.

For additional events and information about the Career Discovery Week at UW Bothell contact the Career Center at (425) 352-3183 or via e-mail to careers@uwb.edu. Information is also available on line at: http://www.uwb.edu/careers/.

About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (L-MBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.

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