Look out for exciting opportunities at the UW Seattle Winter Job and Internship Fair, as well as workshops to help you get prepared!

UW SEATTLE WINTER JOB AND INTERNSHIP FAIR

February 14, 2019

1-5pm, HUB Ballrooms (UW Seattle)

Whether you’re looking for a full-time job or an internship opportunity, or just hoping to create connections and learn about companies and industries, you won’t want to miss the Winter Job & Internship Fair!

Which employers are attending?

A full list can be found in your Handshake account – new employers are registering every day, so check back often to research participating employers and opportunities.

How do I get prepared?

Want to feel even more confident when you stride through the doors of the HUB Ballrooms? The Career & Internship Center team is hosting a number of preparatory opportunities between now and the Fair:

·         ResumeFest – a day full of 1:1 resume reviews with our coaching team on February 13th from 10a-4p in 134 Mary Gates Hall.

·         Job & Internship Fair Success Workshop – join in-person or view online and gain great tips & tricks for navigating a fair.

·         Networking for People Who Hate to Network – small-group coaching session about how to have those (sometimes intimidating!) career fair networking conversations.

·         And moreCheck out our full calendar on our website or in Handshake for additional prep and skill-building opportunities during the coming month.

 

What if I have questions?

Contact ccsevent@uw.edu and we’re happy to help.

We hope to see you on February 14th!

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Check out each job opening by clicking on the hyperlink to see a description!

Fuel Your Future Associate – 2 Openings

Benefits Hub Coach – 3 Openings

Streets to Home Associate – 5 Openings

Benefits Hub VISTA Team – 16 Openings

Nonprofit Placement VISTA Team – 14 Openings

United Way VISTA Leader – 1 Opening

Associate Director of Public Relations – Brand Department

Community Impact Manager, Early Learning – Community Service Department

Gift Accounting Specialist – Operations and Administration

Creative Services Manager – Brand Department

UW Winter Job & Internship Fair

UW Seattle Winter Job & Internship Fair

February 14, 2019

1-5pm, HUB Ballrooms (UW Seattle)

Whether you’re looking for a full-time job or an internship opportunity, or just hoping to create connections and learn about companies and industries, you won’t want to miss the Winter Job & Internship Fair!

Which employers are attending?

A full list can be found in your Handshake account – new employers are registering every day, so check back often to research participating employers and opportunities.

How do I get prepared?

Want to feel even more confident when you stride through the doors of the HUB Ballrooms? The Career & Internship Center team is hosting a number of preparatory opportunities between now and the Fair:

  • ResumeFest – a day full of 1:1 resume reviews with our coaching team on February 13th from 10a-4p in 134 Mary Gates Hall.
  • Job & Internship Fair Success Workshop – join in-person or view online and gain great tips & tricks for navigating a fair.
  • Networking for People Who Hate to Network – small-group coaching session about how to have those (sometimes intimidating!) career fair networking conversations.
  • And more! Check out our full calendar on our website or in Handshake for additional prep and skill-building opportunities during the coming month.

What if I have questions?

Contact ccsevent@uw.edu and they’re happy to help.

Interning Abroad Opportunities!!!

Aga Khan University – Internships in Kenya, Mozambique, & Pakistan – Deadline January 14th

Through a partnership with UW’s Population Health initiative, Aga Khan University offers international internships to UW students.  Applications for summer internships are due January 14th.  There are a total of 25 internships available in fields such as grant writing, research, finance, health management, communications, statistics, public health, IT, structural engineering, and events coordination.  There are 4 positions for which Aga Khan is specifically seeking UW students, which means UW applicants will be prioritized for these opportunities! These positions include:

  • Communications Intern / Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health / Nairobi, Kenya
  • Monitoring & Evaluation Intern / Aga Khan Foundation / Pemba, Mozambique
  • Bioinformatics & Statistics Intern / Department of Medicine / Karachi, Pakistan
  • Public Health Intern / Community Health Sciences / Karachi, Pakistan

Selected interns will receive monthly living stipend, shared accommodation (furnished apartments) and reimbursement of pre-arrival medical check-ups and internship visa cost. Please note that the selected intern will be responsible for purchasing their return ticket, travel and health insurance.  If you have any additional questions, feel free to contact​​ the Programme Coordinator at aku.iip@aku.edu.

 

Omprakash – Social Impact Internships Across the Globe – Various Deadlines

Omprakash is a Seattle-based organization that, since 2004, has been building mutually beneficial and educational relationships between grassroots social impact organizations and volunteer interns around the world who can learn from and support their work.  The organization is run by a UW lecturer in CHID and Honors!  Students may browse the Omprakash site to learn about open positions or they can engage more deeply by enrolling in UW’s pre-departure spring course, which is part of their Engaged Learning Abroad program.  You can learn more by visiting their site, chatting with the founder at the Feb 14 Winter Job & Internship Fair, or attending 5:30 info sessions on Feb 11 and Feb 13 (more details will be posted soon here).

 

If you have questions, you can use the following contact information:

 

Briana Randall, Director / The Jerry Baldasty Internship Project
Career & Internship Center / University of Washington

134 Mary Gates Hall / Box 352810 / Seattle, WA 98195

Office 206.543.0535 / Direct 206.685.4139

brianakr@uw.edu

Scan Design Innovations in Pain Research Summer Program – Info Session 1/10/2019

Millions of people in the U.S. alone suffer from debilitating chronic pain. The Scan Design Innovations in Pain Research Summer Program will expose seven University of Washington undergraduate students to interdisciplinary research to better understand pain and treatment mechanisms, develop new therapies, and improve access to evidence-based pain care. For more information, application, and to sign up for an information session visit the website here.