Come to PSG Day in DC!

Christie Julien – February 8th, 2018

Get access to employers and programs focusing on the non-profit and government space as UVA heads up to DC for it's first annual Public Service & Government Day. There are many roles and opportunities spanning numerous industries.  Check out a few of the places you can access during this dynamic career fair and networking opportunity! Plus, we can offer transportation, and help you get prepped for the program. 

Engineering Science and Technology/Sustainability/Data Sciences: Environment America, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, FoodCorps, Green Corps, Carnegie Mellon On-Campus Employment – Software Engineering Institute, Consumer Technology Association, DRT Strategies, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Rean Cloud, LLC, U.S. Green Building Council, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – CDER Office of Business Informatics, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Creative Arts Media and Design : National Geographic Society, The Advertising Council

Business: C4ADS, DRT Strategies, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), GAP Solutions, Inc., Gotoco, Hanover Research, MAXIMUS, New York Hotel Trades Council, Quatt Associates, Inc., SmithBucklin, The Advertising Council, U.S. General Services Administration

Pre-Health and Healthcare: American Association for Cancer Research, Jhpiego, NYU Langone Health Center, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Center for Tobacco Products

Education Counseling and Youth Development: City Year, Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE Teaching Fellows), Ameson Education & Cultural Exchange Foundation, BASIS Independent Schools, Close Up Foundation, CommonLit, Inc., Coney Island Prep, DC State Board of Education, Georgetown University Office of Advancement, Hanover Research, Horton’s Kids, Inspired Teaching Residency, KaBOOM!, KIPP DC Public Schools, Match Education, Project Inspire Teacher Residency, SAGA Innovations, SDE International Education, Teach for America, The Choice Program at UMBC, The SEED Foundation, Urban Teachers, Way Station, Inc.

 

PSG DAY IN DC

Three exciting opportunities all happening Friday, February 16! Transportation to Washington, DC available for a limited number of students.*

  1. Georgetown Government and Nonprofit Career EXPO10am-3pm | Friday, February 16th

The annual Government and Nonprofit Career EXPO brings top employers to recruit for internships and full-time jobs in a wide range of fields in the government and nonprofit sectors. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about careers in government and nonprofit and to network with employers. Many students have secured internships and full-time employment as a result of this annual event.

Employers this year include the CIA, City Year, Congressional Budget Office, Council on Foundations, Environment America, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, FoodCorps, Fund for the Public Interest, Green Corps, HELP International, International Peace & Security Institute, NSA, Peace Corps, The Institute of World Politics, US Dept of Homeland Security, US Department of State and many more!

VIEW A FULL LIST OF EMPLOYERS ATTENDING:

https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/3433/employers_list

  1. Capitol Hill Conversations2-4pm | Friday, February 16th

Interested in learning about internships and careers on Capitol Hill? This event will connect you with UVA alumni working on Capitol Hill for both parties and houses. These Career Conversations are a great way to connect with alumni who will share their career story, tips for breaking into the "Hill", and provide inside information about internships and full-time opportunities. Conversations are 30 minutes each and will be hosted in Washington DC at the Rayburn House Office Building.

Complete These Steps to Register:

  1. Search "Capitol Hill Networking Conversations" under Jobs in Handshake. There are 14 postings.
  2. Review alumni biographies within each individual posting and identify those of interest.
  3. Select "Apply" within each individual posting and upload your resume. You will do this for each alumnus you wish to meet with. You can apply to meet with more than one.

 

  1. DC IMPACTlink Interview Day8am-5pm | Friday, February 16th

Employers have already screened applicants for interviews.  While selections have been made, if you are interested in being considered for any open interview times that become available on Friday, February 16th, please upload your resume HERE. If you are selected by an employer, you will be contacted with your interview time.

*Bus Transportation – SIGN UP TODAY! Seats are limited! The Career Center is coordinating transportation for this event. Seats cost $10.00 and MUST be reserved in advance. One bus will leave UVA at 5:30am on Feb. 16th and the second bus will leave at 8:00am.*

PSG Day in DC Prep ProgramWednesday, February 14th

Learn more about the logistics of DC IMPACTLink (formerly METROLink) interview day, the Georgetown Government and Nonprofit Fair and the Capitol Hill Networking Conversations. Prepare for making a great impression in an interview or career fair and have a chance to ask your individual questions in advance of the events! Register HERE for this event.