OCTOBER 28, 2013, Vol. 34, No.


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October/November Calendar of Events (Click here for additional events and details.) What When Where Education Alumni Panel: Gain Insight Wednesday, October 30, 5:30pmAderhold Hall, Room G5 into the Job Search and Beyond 6:30pm Terry Series: Evaluating the Job Offer Wednesday, November 6, 3:30pm- Miller Learning Center, Rm 150 4:30pm Terry Series: Get Hired – Job and Wednesday, November 13, Miller Learning Center, Rm 150 Internship Searching 3:30pm-4:30pm Careers in Social Media Wednesday, November 13, Miller Learning Center, Rm 248 6:00pm-7:30pm Interviewing 101 in Education: An Thursday, November 14, 4:30pmAderhold Hall, Rm G5 Employer’s Perspective 5:30pm HIGHLIGHTS 1. Diversity Networking Dinner 2. Disney College Program 3. Virtual Portfolio Contest 4. Law School Fair 5. Careers in Social Media 6. ADPR Connection 7. College of Public Health Fall Open House 2013 8. Space Camp 9. Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars 10. 14th Annual Harvard Public Policy and Leadership Conference 11. StartUp + Student Connection @ Atlanta Tech Village 12. Internships 13. Part-Time Jobs 14. Full-Time Jobs

15. Government & Nonprofit 16. Disclaimers 17. Unsubscribe 1. DIVERSITY NETWORKING DINNER Wednesday, November 6, 6:00pm to 8:00pm, Maggiano’s Little Italy in Buckhead Atlanta Hosted by the UGA Career Center and Sponsored by BB & T Registration Information: http://bit.ly/sdinner13 Cost: Free ($10 refundable deposit required but will be refunded at the dinner) Transportation will be provided. The bus will leave promptly from Memorial Hall at 3:30PM. Only open to 100 students! Don’t find yourself on the waitlist! Register for this dynamic event today! Participating Employers: Aldi, Aflac, AT &T, BB & T, Hertz, Home Depot, Liberty Mutual Insurance, McKesson, State Farm, SunTrust, and Target 2. DISNEY COLLEGE PROGRAM Disney College Program application is scheduled to close on October 30! If you are interested in the opportunity, please apply as soon as possible on www.disneycollegeprogram.com. 3. VIRTUAL PORTFOLIO CONTEST Entries due by November 1! Submit your online portfolio for a chance to win a Google Nexus Tablet! Your portfolio will be judged by representatives from Google, Macy’s, Cox Media Group, Response Mine Interactive, and Turner Broadcasting! For more details on how to enter the contest, visit: http://career.uga.edu/virtual_portfolio_contest 4. LAW SCHOOL FAIR November 4, , 11:00am - 3:00pm, 4th Floor Rotunda, MLC For a complete list of schools, see http://prelaw.uga.edu 5. CAREERS IN SOCIAL MEDIA Wednesday, November 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm, MLC room 248 You’ve most likely used social media platforms for fun or to keep in touch with your friends, and now you can find out how to turn your hobby into a career! This panel will consist of alumni and professionals who currently work with social media technology every day. Hear about ways to obtain jobs in social media, what a typical work day is like, and the knowledge & skills needed to become a successful social media professional. 6. ADPR CONNECTION Tuesday, November 12, 11:00am - 5:00pm, Tate Grand Hall Grady College will host ADPR Connection, a major networking event open to students in all years and all majors. The event will include a senior luncheon (open only to paid members of PRSSA and AdClub), professional workshops and a career fair. A mixer will also take place after the event from 6-8 p.m. In past years, the event has brought in more than 500 students to network with over 50 companies in the advertising and public relations fields. Confirmed companies include the event sponsors, Porter Novelli and BBDO, as well as Turner, JacksonSpalding and Coca-Cola.

The event is free for all students and is a great opportunity to meet future employers or just explore opportunities available in these fields. Everyone with an interest in the advertising and/or PR fields is welcome and encouraged to attend. Don’t miss out on this exciting event! Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1YFQyvKJlXXOSrt7wRHdhyoNtEJrjAR4Tush1pmR8BqE/viewform Visit the ADPR Connection 2013 Facebook, Twitter or blog for more information. 7. COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH FALL OPEN HOUSE 2013 Thursday, November 14, 11:00am-3:00pm This event is designed to give everyone an introduction to the areas of public health available at The University of Georgia College of Public Health. It is open to all who are interested in pursuing graduate study in public health. The event this year will be formatted into several parts, including an information session, working lunch covering admissions, break-out departmental sessions, a tour of the new Health Sciences Campus, and an option to observe a class. Register here to attend in-person. 8. SPACE CAMP! Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be PAID to go to Space Camp or Aviation Challenge? Space Camp is recruiting Crew Trainers on UGA Campus Wednesday October 30. All Majors are Welcome to Attend! Work with REAL diversity! Meet and mentor children from all around the world from all walks of life! There will be an information session Wednesday October 30 from 4-5pm in Room 319 Aderhold. For more information visit www.spacecamp.com/hr or email jobs@spacecamp.com. RSVP at the Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/246060538876756/ 9. LIBERTY MUTUAL RESPONSIBLE SCHOLARS People get opportunities to do responsible things every day. And when a small act grows into a big result, it deserves recognition. The Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars program challenges students in undergraduate programs with excellent academic achievements to demonstrate what it means to be responsible. Liberty Mutual recognizes that there are thousands of students doing great things on their college campus’s every day. We want to know how you make a difference! To apply and see more information about The Responsible Scholars ™ Alternative Spring Break Grants, Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars™ Community Project, and The Responsible Scholars ™ Scholarship Award go here: www.ResponsibleScholars.com. 10. 14TH ANNUAL HARVARD PUBLIC POLICY AND LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE This conference will take place February 20th-February 23rd 2014.The conference aims to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate programs in public policy and international affairs by informing students about opportunities for graduate study and careers in both domestic and international public policy. Only first and second year undergraduate students (U.S. citizen and permanent residents) are eligible to apply. The on-line application is available through the PPLC website, and the deadline to apply is November 15th: www.hks.harvard.edu/pplc Interviews with previous participants of the PPLC program can be found here: http://hksadmissionblog.tumblr.com/post/31507049095/public-policy-and-leadership-conference-pplc-2013

11. STARTUP + STUDENT CONNECTION @ ATLANTA TECH VILLAGE Wednesday, November 13, 6:00pm-8:00pm Attention students! Interested in working with a startup? Curious about entrepreneurship? Join us for a unique opportunity to connect with startups at Atlanta Tech Village that are looking for interns to join their team! Types of internships available include sales, marketing, social media, content writing, software development, and administrative. For more information and to RSVP, go here: http://atlantatechvillage.com/events/upcoming/startup-student-connection 12. INTERNSHIPS (This is just a few of the 260+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #45966, Social Media Specialist Umano, Athens, GA DAWGLink #45498, Talent Management Intern Brookside Artist Management, New York, NY DAWGLink #45579, Engineering Intern AGCO Corporation, Hesston, KS 13. PART-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 80+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #44066, Student Worker-Enforcement UGA-Parking Services, Athens, GA DAWGLink #45467, Pre-Dental Student Assistant Dr. Barry Simmons, Athens, GA DAWGLink #45536, After School Coaches YMCA Athens, Athens, GA 14. FULL-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 560+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #45508, Research Scientist Aruna Biomedial, Inc., Athens, GA DAWGLink #45564, Global Associate Brand Manager-Sharpie Newell Rubbermaid, Atlanta, GA DAWGLink #45605, Curator of Art/Registrar Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA 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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