The Gig Economy and STEM

Christie Julien – January 27th, 2017

If you have trouble imagining yourself at a traditional company, like project oriented work, and like the independence of keeping your own schedule then maybe you are a perfect candidate for the Gig Economy .  Check out how you may be a part of the gig economy and how STEM related positions are uniquely well suited for helping a job seeker create their own vision of success.


Public Service and Government Industries at the Spring Job and Internship Fair

Bhakti Raval – January 26th, 2017

The Spring Job and Internship Fair is on January 31st and February 1st from 10-3pm in Newcomb Hall, and the recruiters are looking for ALL MAJORS! If you are hoping to find a job or internship in the public service or government industry then be sure to come out. Below is a list of organizations who will be there, and are looking for students just like you! If you would like more information about these recruiters you are able to find it through a listing in Handshake. We hope to see you there! 

How to Develop Your Student's Career Over the Holiday

Hannah Guffey – December 5th, 2016

With winter break just around the corner, your student may be feeling a number of emotions about classes, majors, careers, and the future. One of the best things you can do as a parent is to listen and keep an open mind when it comes to your student’s academic major and career decision planning. Consider some of the following ideas from the UVA Career Center for supporting your student over the next few weeks as they reflect on the past semester and look for ways to actively explore their interests and career goals over vacation.

Become a Community Organizer with DART

UVA Career Center – November 18th, 2016

Interested in pursuing a career in community organizing? Passionate about working on social-justice related issues? The Direct Action and Resource Training Center (DART) might be the perfect post-graduation opportunity for you.

If you missed their information session on Wednesday, November 16, we’ve recapped all the important information below.