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2016-2017 UVA Career Center Recap

UVA Career Center – May 8th, 2017

As the year comes to a close the Career Center celebrates with graduating students both their success at UVA and their futures.  One of our goals in the Career Center this year has been to engage more students in their career development by partnering with faculty on unique,  appealing events.  Here are some highlights.

Global Alumna Profile: Victor Azevedo

UVA Career Center – March 23rd, 2017

This month we're profiling UVA alumna Victor Azevedo, a graduate of the Architecture school. Victor Azevedo studied at UVA as an international student originally from Manaus, Brazil and was also involved with the French House during his time in Charlottesville.

What did you do after graduation?
l Iived in Delhi for 6 months where I worked in an Architecture Office then I started my masters of Architecture at Columbia University.

What's It Like to Intern in India? Ask a UVA student

UVA Career Center – March 22nd, 2017

My name is Heather Thompson, and I am a third-year student in the School of Arts and Sciences. I'm doubling in Foreign Affairs and Economics, and I'll be graduating this spring. My primary involvement at UVA is definitely rugby. I started playing my first year and absolutely love it. Now I'm also match secretary for the rugby team. I also am in Phi Alpha Delta (the pre-law fraternity), and volunteer with Campus Kitchen. Outside of school, I work for the Papers of George Washington and at Splendora's downtown. 

Global Alumna Profile: Dena O'Brien

UVA Career Center – March 15th, 2017

UVA alumni span the globe in a variety of career industries and geographic locations. One such alumna is Dena O'Brien: originally from Pelham, Alabama, Dena graduated with a B.A. in Anthropology. She was also a Track and Cross Country athlete during her time at UVA. Since graduation, Dena has created a life for herself outside of the United States.

What's your experience working abroad?

UVA Global Internships

Taylor Lamb – January 26th, 2017

The Office of Global Internships is excited to announce that it has begun posting internship opportunities for summer 2017 on Handshake. Positions are available in a diversity of fields, including architecture, marketing, education, international community development, and many others. Locations range from Belgium to India, Morocco to China, Argentina to Indonesia. Of special note is our new UVA 6-credit internship program in Shanghai for non-Chinese speakers! Application deadlines vary, and additional positions will be rolled out in the coming days.

Global Careers Search

Many students visit the UVA Career Center as they explore the idea of a global adventure and inquire about international career-related resources. If the idea of a job, internship, or volunteer experience abroad sounds intriguing, the information below will help you initiate or continue your planning.

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