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ECYD Employers at the Fall Job and Internship Fair

Kalea Obermeyer – October 13th, 2017

Planning to attend the Fall Job & Internship Fair Oct. 25th and 26th in seach of opportunities in education? Keep an eye out for the employers listed here! Additional details about the days and times each employer will be in attendance can be found on your Handshake account. To prepare for the event, register for workshops throughout the week of Oct.

Apply for a fellowship with the National Leadership Program!

Hannah Guffey – October 13th, 2017

The National Leadership Program is for young leaders who are committed to disability issues and plan to go into careers in public policy, advocacy, communications, fundraising, nonprofit management or faith-based inclusion. The program enables participants to gain skills and contacts while making a positive difference for people with disabilities. They are seeking creative, results-driven individuals who want to achieve breakthrough results while getting hands-on experience.

Staff Assistant Opening: New England Democrat Congressional Office

Hannah Guffey – October 13th, 2017

Great opportunity for May and December 2017 graduates!

New England Democrat seeks a new Staff Assistant for a fast-paced and busy congressional office.   Staff Assistant responsibilities include greeting visitors in the front office, processing flag and tour requests, driving the member to and from events during regular office hours and afterhours, organizing the member’s daily scheduling binder, and providing general administrative assistance for the office.  

Leidos Tech and Networking Night!

Tyler Macaluso – October 12th, 2017

Are you interested in a career that gives you the opportunities to tackle the world's toughest challenges in defense, intelligence, homeland security and health markets? Want to learn more about what goes into the engineering, design and implementation of advanced technological systems, from smart grid design and development to integrated complete energy delivery solutions to supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) designs? 


Global Health Leadership Internship with Unite for Sight

Hannah Guffey – October 12th, 2017

The unpaid Global Health Leadership Internship with Unite for Sight in New Haven, Connecticut provides outstanding undergraduate, public health, medical and other clinical students, and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, with an opportunity to engage in high impact front-line global health delivery programs.  This internship has a minimum of a full-time 4 week commitment, but at least an 8-10 week commitment is preferable.

STEM Careers in the Law!

Christie Julien – October 12th, 2017

If you love science, but don't want to do lab and bench work, consider working as a patent examiner.  

The US Patent Office is looking for patent examiners.  Join USPTO for a Twitter Chat on Tuesday October 17 from 2pm -3pm Eastern.  

Ask about examiner vaccancies

Hear about the patent examiner career path

Learn about USPTOs work environment and benefits.


#AskUSPTOjobs  @USPTOjobs

Check out the Diversi-TEA Career Conversations Series!

Jasmine Jackson – October 12th, 2017

Diversi-Tea Career Conversations is a series of informal chats with alumni and friends of the university around topics including: personal identity and career exploration, navigating recruitment and applications, and building community through mentors and networks.

Coming up:

Wednesday, 10/18, 4 pm, Multicultural Student Center - Diversi-TEA Career Conversations: Peace Corp Alum, Michael Swanberg

EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year Competition!

Anchita Khullar – October 11th, 2017

Ernst & Young (EY) is coming to UVA this fall for their EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year competition! This is a great way to get a feel for the field of consulting and network with one of the biggest employers in the industry. One winner from our school will be selected to partcipate in the National competition in December, and will also be considered for an internship opportunity at EY. Second and third-year female students who intend to major in Business or Economics are encouraged to apply through Handshake by October 18th.