Career Center Announcements

Summer 2018 ModernGuild Accelerators Program

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The ModernGuild Business Accelerator is a four-week, online training program where students gain a deeper understanding of consulting or finance and the technical skills needed to succeed within those industries. Students are sponsored by well-known firms such as Barclays, Deloitte, PWC, and JPMorgan Chase, who also guarantee program graduates...

Google's Diversity Update

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Google has been getting a lot of flack recently for its lack of diversity. From a controversial memo that has been circulating in the media to the dismal number of non-asian people of color, that criticism may not be unwarranted. This shortcoming for Google is especially surprising given that the search engine amasses information about the...

Connecting your CIO to your Future: Alternative Spring Break

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Check out this week’s spotlight on Alternative Spring Break (ASB) featuring the President of ASB, Gillean Kelly, who is a fourth year majoring in Biology. ASB is a completely student-run service organization that sends UVA students on service trips during spring break. The trips are both domestic and international, and there is a wide range of...

Business-Related Podcasts

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Podcasts are great way to get your daily news updates or listen to people speak on interesting topics anywhere and anytime. Whether you're looking to gain more knowledge in a new field or get some inspiration from hearing other people's stories, below is a list of podcasts you can listen to on the way to class or while traveling over break....

Bridge Year & Your Career

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Want to take a year off before attending graduate school or entering the office? Then consider coming to the Career Center’s Bridge Year and Your Career event on Mar. 14th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at Bryant Hall.

Why is a Bridge Year Important?

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Northern Virginia Minority Pre-Law Conference

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Saturday, April 7, 2018
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
George Mason University

The Minority Pre-Law Conference is designed to educate prospective law students about the opportunities in the legal profession, with the ultimate goal of increasing diversity.

Conference topics include:

  • Law School Admissions
  • Studying...

UVA Development Hub

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The UVA Dev Hub was founded by Vice President of Information Technology, Ron Hutchins under the leadership of Gloria Felicia and Nadim El-jaroudi, with the help a group of 5 student interns. It is a platform for students to finalize their startup ideas, learn how to code, and build websites as well as mobile apps for their projects. UVA Dev Hub...

PSG Real Talk: Working for the Local Government

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This blog post is for those of you who already know that you want to work in the realm of public service and government, but more specifically the local government. There are so many different careers and then several opportunities within these careers and it can get overwhelming figuring out what exactly it is you want to do. Working for...

Connecting your CIO to your Future: DREAMers On Grounds

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Check out this week’s spotlight on DREAMers On Grounds featuring Kirandeep Gill, who is majoring in Foreign Affairs. Read on to learn Kirandeep’s journey with DREAMers On Grounds.


What is the benefit of joining DREAMers On Grounds?

By joining DREAMers on Grounds, you are helping us achieve our goal of making...

What is the Fulbright Forum? Information and Workshop

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Interested in teaching or conducting research abroad? Have a passion for multicultural living? Have language experience? Attend a Fulbright Scholarship information session!

What is the Fulbright Program?

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is designed for students...

Tech Networking Secrets

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We’ve all heard the saying “it’s not about what you know, but who you know.” Online and offline, networking can help expose career opportunities. Learn how to raise your profile and increase your chances of being at the right place at the right time. Join Uncubed for a panel with Perry Piep, Product Specialist @ Splash, and Joshua Ness, Senior...

International Student Career Chats on Fridays

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International students, unsure about where and how to begin your job and internship search? Come to International Student Career Chats on Fridays at Newcomb 170 from 1-2:30 PM to talk with fellow international student and Global Initiatives Career Peer Educator, Wendy Fan. Career Chats are 15-minute chats covering:

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The Most Diverse Cities to Find a Job

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In order to find the best cities for diveristy in STEM, SmartAsset.com compiled a list of cities with the largest STEM workforce. They analyzed the industry to see who had the largest racial and gender diveristy. Check out their methodolgies through this...

NGIC Career Fair

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On March 29th (10am – 3pm) the National Ground Intelligence Center (in Charlottesville – just past the airport) will be hosting a Career Fair! There over 30 fulltime and internship positions available and NGIC is authorized to make same day offers to qualified candidates.

The NGIC invites all students who are majoring in the following...

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

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Overview

 The ABA Scholarship Fund is intended to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to these students. You will be awarded $5,000 of financial assistance annually if you attend or plan to attend an ABA-accredited law school. An...

North Carolina Bar Association 4th Annual Minority Pre-Law Conference

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Overview

This conference is designed to reach minority high school and college students who are considering or planning to attend law school. You will have the great opportunity to:

  1. Hear from law school deans

  2. Find out what admissions...

Intel's Progress On Its Bold Diversity Goals.

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It looks like Intel is taking the lead for tech companies who realize the importance of diversity in the workplace. Intel made a $300 million investment to diversify its workforce, entrepreneur funding, and supply chain in 2015. Since then, the overall gap between Intel's workforce and full representation is down by 65%. In 2014, Intel reported...

Design Your Dream Career and Find Work that Matters

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Finding Work that Matters: A Career Design Workshop for UVA Undergraduates

The thought of finding a job feels totally overwhelming. You want to do work that matters, but you’re stuck on where to start and feeling pressure to make decisions.

Figuring out what we want after college requires action, but we usually don’t have the time...

2018 Insight Sourcing Group Case Experience

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Insight Sourcing Group is hosting a Case Experience, where a select group of students will be invited to this one-day event that will challenge participants to deliver portions of a consulting project. Participants will be placed into small teams with undergraduates from other universities and will be mentored...

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