PSG Day in DC!

Hannah Guffey

Three exciting opportunities all happening Friday, February 8th! Transportation to Washington, DC available for a limited number of students.* 

Georgetown Government, Non-profit, & Education Career Fair – 10am-3pm | Friday, February 8th

The annual Government, Non-profit, & Education Career brings brings top employers to recruit for internships and full-time jobs in a wide range of fields in the government, non-profit, and education sectors. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about careers in government, non-profit, and education and to network with employers. Many students have secured internships and full-time employment as a result of this annual event.

Employers this year include the American Enterprise Institute, CIA, City Year, Congressional Budget Office, DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Impact, Lead for America, National Institutes of Health, NSA, Teach for America, The Institute of World Politics, US Dept of Homeland Security, US Department of Justice, Urban Teachers, and many more!

VIEW A FULL LIST OF EMPLOYERS ATTENDING

Capitol Hill Conversations – 2-4pm | Friday, February 8th

Interested in learning about internships and careers on Capitol Hill? This event will connect you with UVA alumni working on Capitol Hill for both parties and houses. These Career Conversations are a great way to connect with alumni who will share their career story, tips for breaking into the "Hill," and provide inside information about internships and full-time opportunities. Conversations are 30 minutes each and will be hosted in Washington DC at the Rayburn House Office Building.

Complete These Steps to Register:

  1. Search "Capitol Hill Networking Conversations" under Jobs in Handshake. There are 14 postings.
  2. Review alumni biographies within each individual posting and identify those of interest. (Some postings are currently listed as TBD; check back regularly for updated information for confirmed alumni). 
  3. Select "Apply" within each individual posting and upload your resume. You will do this for each alumnus you wish to meet with. You can apply to meet with more than one.

DC IMPACTlink Interview Day – 8am-5pm | Friday, February 8th

Employers have already screened applicants for interviews.  While selections have been made, if you are interested in being considered for any open interview times that become available on Friday, February 8th, please upload your resume HERE. If you are selected by an employer, you will be contacted with your interview time.

*Bus Transportation – SIGN UP TODAY! Seats are limited! The Career Center is coordinating transportation for this event. One bus will leave UVA at 5:30am on Feb. 8th and the second bus will leave at 8:00am.*

PSG Day in DC Prep Program – Wednesday, February 6th

Learn more about the logistics of DC IMPACTLink (formerly METROLink) interview day, the Georgetown Government, Non-profit, & Education Fair and the Capitol Hill Networking Conversations. Prepare for making a great impression in an interview or career fair and have a chance to ask your individual questions in advance of the events! Register HERE for this event.