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WIN 2017 Careers Courses: Career Planning and Exploration (GEN ST 297) and Career Strategy and Job Search (GEN ST 391)

The UW Career & Internship Center is offering two classes in Winter 2017, designed to meet the needs of undergraduate students seeking information and inspiration about academic majors, career options and strategy. More information can be found online: http://fyp.washington.edu/career.

GEN ST 297 and GEN ST 391 Flyer WIN 2017

UW Career & Internship Center Classes


WIN 2017 Careers Course: Arts and Sciences Career Lab (ARTSCI 150B)

Do you ever wonder how you’ll turn your degree into a meaningful career? Where should you begin?

Sign up for the A&S Career Lab (ARTSCI 150B) this Winter Quarter! Through this exciting new 1-credit course, you will:

  • learn how to market your major-specific skills and career-related strengths
  • engage in project-based work with academically and culturally diverse teams
  • practice networking and other professional skills with career specialists
  • receive individual feedback from instructors
  • gain regular access to College of Arts & Sciences advisors, Career & Internship Center counselors, and C21 staff

Questions? Contact Jamie Barnhorst (jmeb@uw.edu).

Career Event: Government Career Fair (10/27/16, 2-5PM, MGH Commons)

UW Career Center LogoAre you interested in gaining a full-time, part-time, or an internship opportunity with a government agency? Then you will definitely want to attend the UW Seattle campus Government Career Fair sponsored by the Career and Internship Center with support from the Evans Schools of Public Policy and Governance Career Development Office. Registered government employers are looking to HIRE HUSKIES.

Government Career Fair
Thursday, October 27th, 2-5pm
Mary Gates Hall, Commons – Seattle campus
Open to all students and alumni from all 3 campuses

Click HERE for more details about the fair or download The Fairs App (available to download for FREE to your iphone/ipad from the Apple App store or from Google Play store for Android phones).

Questions? Please email Donna Chen at ccsevent@uw.edu or call the Career & Internship Center at 206-543-0535. We look forward to seeing you on October 27th!

Career Events: UW Career and Internship Center AUT 2016 Workshops and Events

UW Career Center LogoThe Career & Internship Center Workshops & Events Calendar for Autumn 2016 is attached.

As always, the online calendar on the Career & Internship Center website is a great resource as well for students staying up to date with our programming.

AUT 2016 Career & Internship Center Workshops and Events Calendar

Summer 2016 Career Center Events

UW Career Center LogoI’ve attached the Career Center Workshops & Events Calendar for Summer 2016.  Their online calendar is a great resource as well for students and advisers staying up to date with our programming.

Career Center Summer 2016

Career Events: Career Center Alumni Career Accelerator Summer Series 2016


The Career Center presents … Alumni Career Accelerator: Summer Series 2016.  This series of events and workshops is designed to help boost your job search and career plans.  Designed for recent graduates, but open to all alumni of UW.  Students and upcoming graduates are welcome as well.  No need to RSVP and there are no fees to attend.  Career paths are rarely linear or predictable.  Partner with the UW Career Center and equip yourself with strategy, feedback, support and resources for your future.

Start this series by attending the 2016 Summer Career Fair (6/16, 2-6pm, HUB, Seattle campus) and then take advantage of one or all of the following sessions offered mid-July.


Summer Career Fair
2:00-6:00pm, HUB, Seattle Campus

Meetup: I Just Graduated … Now What? (Alumni Career Accelerator: Summer Series 2016)
12:30-1:30, 134 Mary Gates Hall
Just graduated?  Join in on a discussion about life-after-college.  We will talk about jobs, job searching, careers, gap-years and options beyond traditional jobs/careers.  Don’t get too stressed about graduation – get ready for what’s next!  Come as you are with or without questions.

Getting Started: Exploring Career Options (Alumni Career Accelerator: Summer Series 2016)
2:00-2:30, 134 Mary Gates Hall
There are several effective ways to thoroughly explore career options – come learn about these strategies!  Join us to explore and identify possible career paths that match your values, interests, skills and may (or may not) match you majored in. Learn how to make yourself and your major more marketable to future employers!

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Career Event: Careers In Healthcare for All Majors Employer Panel (04/06/16)

UW Career Center LogoWhen you think about a career in healthcare, doctors and nurses might be the first careers you think of, but there are hundreds of other healthcare careers that don’t require a medical or health-related degree.

Join us for an Employer Panel about “Careers in Healthcare for All Majors” on April 6th.  Learn about what employers look for when hiring, and gain a better understanding of how to conduct your job search in a more effective and strategic way. Gain insight, ask questions, and network with a variety of employers from heath related fields. Attending employers are:
·         COPE Health Solutions 
·         Fred Hutch (Tentative)
·         PhysAssist Scribes 
·         UW Medicine
·         Washington Health Care Authority 

Careers In Healthcare for All Majors 
Thursday, April 6th, 2016
4:30-6:30 pm; HUB # 332

No need to pre-register. Please do arrive early as seats are limited.  Questions? Email Donna Chen at ccsevent@uw.edu  or call 206-543-0535. We look forward to seeing you at this fun event!

For all other upcoming “Careers In…”Employer Panel events, please click HEREAlso, don’t forget to check out other upcoming spring quarter workshops and events at the Career Center by visiting our online calendar at http://careers.uw.edu/Calendar .