Hoo's Going to the Start-Up Fair!?

Tyler Macaluso – February 8th, 2018

I hope everyone had a fun and successful Career Fair last week, and that you are excited for the Start-Up Fair! The Start-Up Fair is a career fair and mixer featuring some of the region's most innovative and exciting start-ups, in partnership with the UVA Student Council Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee, Startup Virginia, The Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, Darden iLab, Data Science Institute, the Department of Economics, HackCville, the UVA Development Hub, and many more amazing organizations.

UVA Suit Up!

Kelly Kennedy – February 5th, 2018


Make sure you look the part at your next interview or networking opportunity! JCPenney is partnering with the UVA Career Center to provide professional clothing at a hugely discounted price (40% off, in addition to existing sales!). During this private event, students can purchase suits, dresses, sport coats, pants, skirts, blouses, ties and shoes to build a career wardrobe.

Research Opportunities Abound!

Christie Julien – January 5th, 2018

Research is the reason for the season.  There are a number of amazing research opportunities in the life sciences, healthcare , engineering and more that have deadlines coming up soon.  Check out a few of the opportunities below.  Research is an amazing way to see the real world application of your chosen academic discipline. It also allows you to create connections, cement your skills and stalk your passion.  Consider a research experience this summer. 


Research Experience for Undergraduate Programs at the University of Wisconsin- Madison

Tyler Macaluso – November 30th, 2017

Are you interested in summer research opportunities? Have the desire to go somewhere new to learn about exciting, cutting-edge developments in fields such as nanotechnology, organic chemistry, and renewable energy? Then this opportunity to conduct research this upcoming summer at UW-Madison is for you!

More information about what the program is, what it entails, and how to register can be found in the flyers below:


Connecting your CIO to your Future: HackCville

Kaitlyn Diaz – November 27th, 2017

Want to learn how HackCville can help you gain leadership skills? This blog series, featuring Andy Page, can help you think about how you might be able to connect your student involvement to your career development. Andy studied Commerce at the University of Virginia with concentrations in Marketing and IT and is now the Launch Director of HackCville. Read on to learn Andy’s journey with HackCville.

What is the benefit of joining HackCville?

Congressional Intern Program- Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)

Amare Osei – November 9th, 2017

The CHCI Congressional Leadership Program in Washington D.C. offers Latinx undergraduates with the opportunity to gain work experience, learn leadership and professional skills, and build a lasting professional network with Hispanic leaders in government, fortune 500 companies, and NGOs dedicated to progressing the latinx community.

Interns should have superior analytical skills, verbal and written communication skills, and should be committed to public service.