SEPTEMBER 30, 2013, Vol. 34, No.


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October Calendar of Events (Click here for additional events and details.) What When Where Intern for a Day Orientation Option 4 Tuesday, October 1, 4:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 171 Social Media and Job Searching Online Tuesday, October 1, 6:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 150 Careers in Engineering Wednesday, October 2, 6:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 248 Study Abroad Resume Critiques Thursday, October 3, 2:30pmOffice of International Education 4:30pm Resource Library (Bring Printed Copy of Resume) Agricultural, Environmental, and Wednesday, October 9, 12:00pmTate Student Center, Grand Hall-5th Engineering Career/Internship Fair 4:00pm Floor Learn LinkedIn Basics Wednesday, October 9, 3:30pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 150 Choosing a Major Thursday, October 10, 3:30pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 101 HIGHLIGHTS 1. Intern for a Day-Coming Soon! 2. Social Media and Job Searching Online 3. Careers in Engineering 4. Agricultural, Environmental, and Engineering Career Fair 5. Virtual Career Fair for People with Disabilities 6. UGA’s Public Administration at UGA Gwinnett Campus Open House 7. LinkedIn Open Lab Sessions 8. Diversity Internship Program 9. UGA Graduate School Fair 10. Governor's Office for Children & Families Internship 11. Idealist Grad Fair 12. Internships 13. Part-Time Jobs 14. Full-Time Jobs

15. Government & Nonprofit 16. Disclaimers 17. Unsubscribe 1. INTERN FOR A DAY – COMING SOON! The Career Center partners with employers in Atlanta and Athens to provide a job shadow opportunity to match your career interest. Students who participate are able to build their resume, explore a career and network with professionals. Attend an orientation session beginning on September 25th to learn more about the Intern For A Day Program! More information: 2. SOCIAL MEDIA AND JOB SEARCHING ONLINE Tuesday, October 1, 6:00pm-7:00pm, MLC Rm 150 Are your tweets hurting your career? This session will provide an overview of social media and the impact that online platforms can have on your professional success. During the workshop, we will show students how to evaluate their “digital footprint,” talk about ways that employers use social media, and discuss personal branding techniques for distinguishing yourself online. The presentation will focus mainly on the risks and benefits of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. 3. CAREERS IN ENGINEERING Wednesday, October 2, 6:00pm-7:30pm, MLC Rm 248 The Careers in Engineering professional panel program will give you an opportunity to hear about various career paths within the field of engineering. Panelists include representatives from AT&T, Carrier, Eaton Corporation, Warner Robins Air Force Base, and Armentrout, Matheny, Thurmond. The panel moderator will ask the panelists questions about their professional background and students will also have a chance to ask the panelists questions. There will be time for students to speak directly with the panelists after the Q&A session has ended. 4. AGRICULTURAL, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND ENGINEERING CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR Wednesday, October 9, 12:00pm-4:00pm, Tate Student Center-Grand Hall-5th Floor The Agricultural, Environmental, and Engineering Career and Internship Fair is a great opportunity to meet and network with employers. The employers in attendance are typically targeting agriculture, environmental sciences, and engineering majors, but all majors are welcome to attend! The dress code for this event is business professional and we recommend bringing copies of your resume. Click here for a list of the employers attending. 5. VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES 6. UGA’s PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AT UGA GWINNETT CAMPUS OPEN HOUSE An Open House for The University of Georgia’s Master of Public Administration program at the UGA Gwinnett Campus will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2013 and on Saturday, November 2, 2013 on the UGA Gwinnett Campus from 8:30am – 12:00pm. If interested in attending, please visit:, complete a Reservation Form, and email the form to or fax to (706) 583-0610. RSVP DEADLINE DATE: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 for Saturday, October 5, 2013 Wednesday, October 30, 2013 for Saturday, November 2, 2013 7. LINKEDIN OPEN LAB SESSIONS

Oct. 15, 16, & 17, 2:00pm – 4:00pm, UGA Career Center Computer Lab (2nd Floor, Clark Howell Hall) Does your LinkedIn profile need some work? If so, attend one of these open lab sessions to work on your profile. Bring a copy of your resume and utilize the Career Center’s computer lab to get your LinkedIn account up to date. Career Consultants will be on hand to review your profile and answer any questions you may have. Space is limited to about 20 students, so this event is first-come, first-serve. 8. DIVERSITY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM Wednesday, October 16, 6:00pm-8:00pm, MLC Room 248 Are you looking for a summer internship? Don’t delay your search any longer! Attend this program and learn about internships specifically for you. Representatives from Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO), INROADS, Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT), and the T. Howard Foundation will provide information on their programs and the application process. Also, current students and alumni will share their experience in participating in the programs. 9. UGA GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR Wednesday, October 16, 11am-2pm, Tate Grand Hall Meet representatives from over 100 schools offering advanced degrees in the fields of Medical and Health, Law, Business, International and Public Policy, Religion and more. Schools arrive from states across the country and overseas including California, Texas, Florida, Georgia, and many more. Participating Graduate Schools: 10. GOVERNOR'S OFFICE FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES INTERNSHIP For more information please visit here: 11. IDEALIST GRAD FAIR Wednesday, October 23, 5:00pm-8:00pm Georgia State University, Student Center, State Ballroom 44 Courtland Street, 1st Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303 This event is free, open to the public, and meant for anyone thinking of going to grad school to further their social impact career. At the fair, you can meet representatives from 75 schools that offer degrees in social work, public health, public administration, international affairs, information science, and lots more. READ MORE and REGISTER: 12. INTERNSHIPS (This is just a few of the 380+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #45166, 2014 AGCO Marketing Intern AGCO Corporation, Duluth, GA DAWGLink #45050, 2014 Fall Semester Content Manager/Social Media Intern Connect 2 Athens, Athens, GA DAWGLink #44865, 2014 Summer Actuarial Internship Spectrum Executive Search, Atlanta, GA 13. PART-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 100+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #44030, Peer Tutor UGA-Office of Academic Enhancement, Athens, GA DAWGLink #39391, Student Worker UGA-Career Center, Athens, GA

DAWGLink #45313, Customer Service Position Athens West Cleaner, Athens, GA 14. FULL-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 750+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #45209, Engineering Management Trainee Nestle Purina PetCare Company, Nationwide DAWGLink #44335, Future Leaders Program-Business Management The Hanover Insurance Group, Nationwide DAWGLink #45297, High School Teacher-Various Subjects Boca Raton Community High School, Boca Raton, FL 15. GOVERNMENT & NONPROFIT Check out Go Government for information about federal jobs, internships, and government resources. For Non-Profit news and opportunities, visit Opportunity Knocks and Idealist! 16. DISCLAIMERS * All University of Georgia Career Center sponsored events are for UGA students and alumni only. * The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people with disabilities and will provide accommodations if notified in advance. To request accommodations please contact us at 706-542-3375. * To help ensure a pleasant & productive environment for all participants, please follow these guidelines: 1. Respect all participants (employers, job seekers, & staff). 2. Appropriate attire is required and is determined by event. Some events require Professional or Business Attire. 3. For safety reasons, the doorways to the event (inside & out) & the surrounding areas must be kept clear at all times. 4. Participants are expected to cooperate with all reasonable requests made by members of the staff & all reasonable requests of any person acting in an official capacity as a representative of the participating institutions. 5. If questions or concerns arise during the event, please contact a member of the Career Center staff for assistance. 17. UNSUBSCRIBE INSTRUCTIONS You may leave the list at any time by sending an e-mail to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU with the following text as the body of the e-mail: SIGNOFF CAREERCENTERUPDATE * Please DO NOT use quotation marks or add any other text to the body of the message.

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