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FIFA Career Chat

Cathryn Davis – February 9th, 2018

Have you started your search for an internship? Maybe you're fixing up your resume for a job interview? Join Futures in Fashion Association on Thursday, February 15th from 6 pm to 7 pm in Clem 204 and help us welcome our first speaker of the semester, Jaime! She has worked with top companies like Tory Burch and J.P. Morgan and really understands the ways in which recruiters work. Jaime will be available to us for a virtual chat, where our members and officers can ask her any questions about the job search, resume power words, and more.

EdExpo & Upcoming Career Fairs

Kalea Obermeyer – February 9th, 2018

Looking for opportunities in education? Keep an eye out for the potential fairs and employers listed here! Additional details about the days and times of the EdExpo fair can be found on your Handshake account. To prepare for these events, stop by the 1515 or Newcomb 170 Career Center drop-in office hours from 12-5pm Monday through Friday for general advice!

Connecting your Student Involvement to your Future: Alpha Kappa Psi

Kaitlyn Diaz – February 9th, 2018

Check out this week’s spotlight on Alpha Kapppa Psi (AKPsi) featuring Winnie Tsao, who is a third year majoring in Commerce and minoring in Religious Studies. AKPsi is UVA's only co-ed professional business fraternity. During AKPsi’s pledging process, you have the opportunity to learn about the different aspects of business and different fields in the business world. AKPsi provides various service events and professional development events throughout the semester and you are challenged to think outside the box to discover what career path is best suited for you.

Come to PSG Day in DC!

Christie Julien – February 8th, 2018

Get access to employers and programs focusing on the non-profit and government space as UVA heads up to DC for it's first annual Public Service & Government Day. There are many roles and opportunities spanning numerous industries.  Check out a few of the places you can access during this dynamic career fair and networking opportunity! Plus, we can offer transportation, and help you get prepped for the program. 

UVA Career IDEAs Externship Program: New City Arts

Christie Julien – February 8th, 2018

Victoria Armstrong, UVA Career IDEAs Extern

Over this January externship at New City Arts Initiative in Charlottesville, Virginia, I had the opportunity to learn more about how a non-profit arts organization is run.  New City Arts Initiative is an amazing organization that links together art and community in ways I did not know possible. My name is Victoria Armstrong and I'm a UVA Career IDEAs Extern.

UVA Career IDEAs Externship Program: George Washington University Miliken Institute School of Public Health

Christie Julien – February 8th, 2018

Cristalle Madray Career IDEAs Extern

Though the duration of my externship was only three days, I learned a lot, not only about the roles of admissions team, but also about all that GWSPH has to offer students seeking a graduate degree in one of the 30+ programs offered.  After obtaining unique insight into a school of public health, I am now more confident in my pursuit of a Masters in Public Health and a future career in the field. My name is Cristalle Madray, and I'm a UVA Career IDEAs Extern.

Morgan Stanley Freshman Enhancement Program

Anchita Khullar – February 8th, 2018

Morgan Stanley's Summer 2018 Freshman Enhancement Program provides Black, Hispanic, Native American, and LGBT students the opportunity to participate in a 1-week paid program in New York City. The week will include valuable training as well as opportunities to network with other participants and learn from Morgan Stanley professionals across businesses. Students of all majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply to one or both of the following programs:

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.