Interested in working in Education or Public Service? Want to get started preparing for applications and interviews? Come to events during On-Grounds Interviewing (OGI) prep week!
You may know this because you identify with a historically underserved minority group or underrepresented population at a historically white university. In fact there is a growing list of protected classes and potentially marginalized groups contributing to our heterogeneous university community—to our diversity. However, many of us may not fit in these categories and although it is not historically supported, are diversity, too.
Scheduling an appointment has never been easier. Students can now request an appointment 24/7 via CAVLink! Getting started is easy - follow these steps:
1.) After logging in to CAVLink, click "Request a Counseling Appointment" on the right hand side.
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2.) Filter based on your preferences - appointment type, counselor, day, time and more! Tip: to see more appointment options, try only one or two filters to begin with.
The U.Va. Career Center subscribes to many online resources for our students. These include job and internship search tools, career exploration tools, research tools, and more. Previously, many of these resources were located in a section of our website called MyUCS. Now you can find them all in a one-stop shop in CAVLink. To access these resources, log into CAVLink, click the Resources tab, and click the Online Job/Internships Resources link.
These online resources include:
AOTA Occupational Therapy Virtual Education Fair
August 4-5, 2015
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) will host its first-ever occupational therapy virtual education fair. Essentially, this is an online grad fair where OT programs across the country can connect and interact with prospective students in a live virtual setting.
To learn more about this opportunity and to register your program alongside some of the top OT schools in the country, please visit www.careereco.com/events/aota.
Undergraduate Student Opportunities for Academic Research (USOAR) is a program that targets rising first, second, and transfer undergraduate students who do not have previous significant experience in research and are looking to participate in paid research opportunities with faculty members within their area of interest. USOAR not only introduces students to the enriching experiences surrounding research, it also provides students with the chance to build strong relationships with faculty.
From the Education Advisory Board Daily Briefing
July 21, 2015
"The founding partner of Adam Leitman Bailey, P. C. law firm took to the Huffington Post last week to explain why his company instituted a rule that prohibits hiring associates from top law schools.
'15-16 Graduate & Professional School Advising Student Assistant Position
The UVA Career Center fosters holistic career development and facilitates connections to educate, inspire confidence, and empower all students to launch professionally and personally fulfilling lives. This position serves on the Graduate and Professional School Advising (GPSA) Team which functions within the Career Center to offer pre-health, pre-law, and graduate school advising to all UVa students.