Government Career Conference Recap!

Bhakti Raval – November 16th, 2016

The Public Service and Government community hosted their first Government Career Conference during the first week of October. The event was a great opportunity to learn about the various career options within the government sector, but it was also a great chance to network with multiple UVA alums that now have government jobs. If you could not attend the event but are interested in having a career in government, then this blog post if just for you! Below are links to blog posts highlighting the main points from each session, and there are also links to presentations you missed! 


Blog post links: 

Security clearance and Background checks

https://career.virginia.edu/blog/2016/nov/security-clearance-background-...

Memo writing skills

https://career.virginia.edu/blog/2016/nov/writing-memo-charity-fowler-10...

Working on the Hill

https://career.virginia.edu/blog/2016/oct/working-hill

Your career in the Foreign Service 

https://career.virginia.edu/blog/2016/oct/your-career-foreign-service


Information Presentations 

Insider's Guide to the Federal Resume 

https://www.emaze.com/@AZQTCIRF/the-insiders-guide-to-usajobsgov-and-federal-resumes

Where in Government can you go? 

https://www.emaze.com/@AWRTQZOQ/levels-of-government