Student Newsletter – ‘TIS THE SEASON FOR CAREER FAIRS

September 7, 2021

The Consulting Services/Technology Career Fair this Friday, Sept. 10 begins the first of our 4 virtual career fairs this month. The night before, on Thursday, Sept. 9, is one of 4 virtual Employer Networking Nights taking place …

By Eunice Donovan
Eunice Donovan Career Coach
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Just for Our International Students – September Newsletter

WELCOME BACK TO CAMPUS—WE’RE HERE TO COACH YOU TO YOUR FALL RECRUITING SUCCESS!

How was your summer? How was your first week of classes back in-person? Busy times for all of us, especially now that fall recruiting has started. Don’t …

By Sara Ko-Ada
Sara Ko-Ada Associate Director of Student Services & Career Coach
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Student Newsletter – RECRUITING KICK-OFF

August 31, 2021

Recruiting gets a fast and furious start during the fall semester. The UCS coaching team is on hand to help you prep. Make a 20-minute appointment on Handshake or stop by during our drop-in hours Monday-Friday 10am-3pm …

By Eunice Donovan
Eunice Donovan Career Coach
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Creating Your Own Internship & Summer Work Experiences

by Dan Piekarsky, UCS Career Coach

What do you do when you can’t find an internship? You make your own!  If you have a summer job lined up, is there anything in that position or with that organization that you …

By Lisa Bell
Lisa Bell
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You Got This!

We know it’s a busy time of the semester! If you are conducting a search for an internship or full-time opportunity, each of you may be at different points in your search. Some of you may be just starting – check …

By Lisa Bell
Lisa Bell
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The Just-In-Time (JIT) Job Market

Below are some things to consider and ways to tailor your search for the JIT market:

Your Resume: Do you need to make adjustments to your resume for this JIT audience? This may include adding a relevant coursework section. This …

By Lisa Bell
Lisa Bell
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Sophomores Don’t Despair

Moving on…

During your sophomore summer, it is critical that you do something.  Want a few ideas of things you can do to help you gain experience and skills that are transferable to future employment? Then check these out!

Stick …

By Kori Renn
Kori Renn Director of Career Advising
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Job Search Survival Skills: COVID19 Edition

“It’s not a good time to look for a job.” “Why did COVID happen during my senior year?” “It’s not fair that I have to deal with this.”  These are all things I’ve heard from students during this academic year.  …

By Kori Renn
Kori Renn Director of Career Advising
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How Will a Biden Presidency Affect International Students’ Job Search?

Should we expect normal times moving forward with President Biden? Check out this article, and let’s hope for better days.

Marcelo Barros
Founder, The International Advantage

By Sara Ko-Ada
Sara Ko-Ada Associate Director of Student Services & Career Coach
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So You Say You Have Been Searching?

So you’ve been searching for an internship or full time employment during the pandemic and haven’t been successful yet? That’s ok. I’ve been talking with many students and have found that for many of you, your search efforts have meant …

By Kori Renn
Kori Renn Director of Career Advising
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