UW Bothell Career Week


January 20, 2011
CONTACT: Richard Penny - (425) 352-3395 – pennyr2@uw.edu

BOTHELL, Wash. – Career Week 2011, the University of Washington’s 12th annual career education and exploration extravaganza for students and alumni, will be held the week of January 24 to 28, 2011.

The Career Week educational and networking sessions on UW’s Bothell campus will be free and open to the public. Panel discussions will feature working professionals and alumni in the areas of social and human services, health care careers , business, computer science  and more.  Additional presentations will be held on graduate school, financing graduate studies, study abroad, networking and mentors in the workplace. The week of events will conclude with UW Bothell’s transfer fair on Friday, January 28, slated to be held from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the North Creek Events Center.

The University of Washington’s Career Week, which began as a grassroots effort by a small group of academic advisers on the Seattle campus, is a university-wide event. UW Bothell has participated in the Career Week for nine years. To see the complete listing of events visit http://www.uwb.edu/careers/events/cw-2011.
For additional events and information about the Career Week at UW Bothell contact the Career Center at (425) 352-3183 or via e-mail to career@uw.edu.

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. During the 2010-11 academic year, UW Bothell will debut a Bachelor of Science in Biology. It will also launch its Bachelor of Science in Nursing at a new Everett location (University Center of North Puget Sound) and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration at its Bellevue-based Eastside Leadership Center.