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University Career Services Opportunities

April 12th, 2013

1) General Info:

  1. Gilbert Sullivan Internship Award from the Z Society

Deadline: Friday, April 26th at 4:37pm

*See attached application for details*

$2,000 grant that the Z Society presents every spring to a student in need of financial aid for a summer internship

  1. Request a UCS Program
    If you are involved in a CIO that would like to have a Career Peer Educator come speak to your members about a career-related topic, please go to our program request website at https://www.career.virginia.edu/students/programrequest
    Requests need to be made at least 2 weeks prior to the desired program date.

  1. University Career Services: Diversity Digest
    Opportunities sent out biweekly via this listserv are designed to attract students from diverse backgrounds, bilingual students, cultural studies majors and those with an interest in social justice into fields or organizations where they are underrepresented or are needed to serve a particular community. These updates include diversity-related career events around Grounds, as well as, internships, leadership programs, and scholarships sponsored by employers. Sign-up here: https://www.career.virginia.edu/students/diversity.php

  1. Drop-In Career Advising Hours on Central Grounds Located in 263 Monroe Hall
    Drop-In Hours are 10-15 minutes in length, and are designed for quick questions, no appointment necessary
    Tuesdays – 9am-12pm General Arts & Sciences Career Advising

1:30pm-4:30pm Pre-Law/Health Professions Advising
Wednesdays – 9am-12pm General Arts & Sciences Career Advising

1:30pm-4:30pm Pre-Law/Health Professions Advising
Thursdays – 1:30pm-4:30pm Pre-Law/Health Professions Advising

2) Major Events:

  1. The MBA Experience

Tue, April 16, 2013

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Darden School, Room 50

If you are thinking about pursuing an MBA at any point in the future, consider attending this highly informative program. This event has been very successful in the past in helping students learn about whether business school fits with their career goals. Panels with representatives from Darden, including faculty, career services, strategy, admissions and current students will provide valuable information and answer your questions.

Seating is limited and food will be served promptly at 5:45. Be sure to pre-register today at http://tinyurl.com/d2wbvdh

  1. Preparing for a Career in Business (Program for Second Year Students)

Mon, April 29, 2013

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

120 Rouss & Robertson Halls (McIntire School of Commerce)

Preparing for a Career in Business
Attention all second-year students interested in business!
Don’t miss this workshop:
Learn how to maximize your summer and prepare to access career resources in the Fall semester.
Hear from U.Va. career services staff about the internship recruiting process and timelines.
Get an early start on your internship search.
*This is a joint program from University Career Services and Commerce Career Services.

3) Workshops:

  1. a. Using LinkedIn Effectively: Tools Beyond the Profile

April 15th-26th; Various Times

UCS in Bryant Hall Not sure what LinkedIn can do for your job/internship search or exploration? Not sure how to create or improve your profile? Come learn from one of our UCS Career Peer Educators how to get started using LinkedIn. They’ll give you tips on how to improve your profile as well as utilize search features to connect with alums, learn about companies, and help you take the next step in your career exploration process. Space is limited in each session, and pre-registration is required through the UCS Calendar at https://www.career.virginia.edu/calendar/

4) Pre-Law and Health Professions Advising

  1. Health Professions and Law Professions

Learn more!  Join their listserv or read their blog.  Find out more here: https://www.career.virginia.edu/students/preprof/