Career Center Announcements

Build Turbines in Peru with WindAid Institute

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Applications are currently open for WindAid’s 2018 Program in Peru. Volunteers will have to opportunity to install and maintain wind turbines to deliver clean, cheap energy to rural communities in Peru. While constructing and installing the wind turbines, volunteers are directly integrated into multiple opportunities including Research &...

Healthcare Community Alumni Spotlight: Colby Rountree, '16, Project Coordinator at UVA Health System

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This week's Healthcare Community Alumni Spotlight will be focusing on Mr. Colby Rountree, a Class of 2016 American Government major.

During his years at UVA, Colby pursued his healthcare passions right from the jump, but in a clinical fashion at the beginning. During this time, he volunteered at the Global Health Brigades for three years...

Tech Fellowship with FCC

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 The posting is open from 4/2/18 to 5/8/18:

 

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The Federal Communications Commission launched a new program aimed at recruiting current students and recent engineering school graduates to the agency.  At the end...

Jopwell

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Have you ever heard of Jopwell? It's a career platform that helps Black, Latinx, and Native American students find jobs, whether you are in school, graduating, or well into you're career. In 2017, Jopwell was listed as one of Fast Company's "Most Innovative Companies" and one of Entrepreneur's "100 Most Brilliant Companies." Launched by former...

Managing Crises & Clients: Applications of Sales in Finance with Anoop Dhakad

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Join the Advertising and Marketing Association (AMA) in welcoming Anoop Dhakad, a McIntire and AMA alumni and current Partner and Head of Global Client Relations at MKP Capital. Mr. Dhakad has had extensive experience in the financial services sector, having previously conducted head fund manager due diligence for over 10 years at JP Morgan and...

Waoos For Sustainability Professional Panels

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Wahoos for Sustainability
Sustainability Homecoming: Alumni Panels for the University Community
Rotunda West Oval Room | 2:00 – 4:00 PM, April 21st, 2018

Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, Removing the last hurdles to the inevitable
Once upon a time, only engineers and...

International Student Perspectives with Ella Wong

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Ella Wong graduated from UVA in 2012 with a B.A. in Global Development Studies (GDS) and a minor in Urban and Environment Planning. She has had experiences in PR, technology consulting and the start-up scene. She is currently working at Swire Properties, a real estate company with a new launch in a co-working space for tech startups with...

Healthcare Community Alumni Spotlight: Michelle Ferng, '10, Program Manager of Clinton Health Access Initiative

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This week's Healthcare Community Alumni Spotlight will be focusing on Ms. Michelle Ferng, a Class of 2010 Foreign Affairs major and Global Public Health minor graduate.

During her years at UVA, Ferng took an Alternative Spring Break trip to enhance her leadership and project management skills. She had multiple internships ranging from...

giStrat Summer Decision Analytics Competition

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Global Impact Strategies (giStrat) is a startup that specializes in advanced decision analytics. giStrat helps...

Podcast: Women at Work

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"Professional women get all kinds of advice — some of it helpful, some of it really unhelpful, and some of it nice-sounding but pretty impossible to use."

Chekc out this awesome podcast at hbr.org! These women from the Harvard Business Review...

Society for International Development Innovation Challenge

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The Society for International Development is offering an innovation in conjunction with their annual conference.

This year's challenge focuses on innovative and simple uses of technology to shape international development, specifically: better access to goods, services and...

Cultures of Work: Japan

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If you are interested in working aborad, come hear Mr. Tasuya Hasegawa, a 2nd year Darden student discuss his experience in the Japanese banking sector April 16th at 4:30PM in the Language Commons! This is a great opportunity to learn about the Japanese work and business culture. There will be...

APT Puzzle Tournament

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Do you like puzzles? Word puzzles, mathematical puzzles, algorithmic problem solving… all is on the table for the fourth annual APT Puzzle Tournament. If you enjoy creative problem solving and you are interested in learning how APT uses analytics and mathematical problem-solving across roles on a day-to-day basis, please join...

COMM 1100: Understanding the World of Business

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Looking for classes to take next fall? Consider Comm 1100! This class is perfect for students from a variety of majors intereted in developing a better understanding of basic business disciplines (finance, strategy, marketing, accounting) and exploring careers in business. The format of this course will be a mix of lecture, led by Professor...

Real Talk with Daniel Kirzane

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Many of the Real Talk blog posts have dealt with stories of alumni who work for the government or some form of public service, but there has been a prominent group that hasn't been represented yet. UVA has a large religious studies department, a considerable population of students who are strong in their faith and want to dedicate their...

What Happens After Graduation? One student's takeaways from AA/AS Alumni Panel

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On Friday March 30th, I had the privilege of listening in on a panel of three black alumnae who were involved with the AS program. The panel was mainly a Q&A session where the three women discussed their experiences at UVA and what they do currently. The three women were Elisa Bell, Niya Bates, and Kelsey Watkins. Kelsey is a current UVA...

Summer Library of Congress Internships: Exclusive to UVA Students!

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Library of Congress Summer Internships exclusively for UVA students! Apply by April 10.

The Library of Congress is offering 12 summer internships exclusively for UVA students June 18 through August 3rd. 

Application requirements:  Resume, Cover Letter (please include multiple internship...

Latin American News Digest: Internships Available!

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The Latin American News Digest is seeking qualified students for a limited number of internships for Summer 2018. Because the goal of the Digest is essentially a didactic one, to spread the word about news from Latin America, we feel strongly about providing the opportunity for students to participate in this process. Student writers...

Career Center Office Hours at the LGBTQ Center

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Drop by to meet with a Safe Space trained student employee and get help with resumes, cover letters, major choice, and help with your internship/job search!

Tuesdays 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Apr. 3 - May. 1

Fellowship Series

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Thinking of applying for a fellowship program?  The deadlines for many of these awards are early in the fall semester (i.e. Fulbright, Mitchell, Rhodes, etc.) -- get ahead and start the process early.  Attend a workshop to learn more for assistance in applying. 

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