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January Calendar of Events (Click here for additional events and details.) What When Where How to Find a Part-Time Job in Thursday, January 9, 4:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 171 Athens Terry Series: Advanced Resume Tuesday, January 14, 5:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 101 Writing Terry Series: Learn LinkedIn Wednesday, January 15, 3:30pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 101 Spring Resume Critique Day 1 Tuesday, January 21, 10:00amTate Student Center, Grand Hall-5th 3:00pm Floor Spring Resume Critique Day 2 Wednesday, January 22, 10:00amTate Student Center, Rooms 480, 3:00pm 481, 482, and 484 Terry Series: Mock Interviews with Wednesday, January 22, 12:30pmTate Student Center, Grand Hall-5th Employers 2:30pm Floor Spring Resume Critique Day 3 Thursday, January 23, 10:00amTate Student Center, Grand Hall-5th 3:00pm Floor Terry Series: Career Fair Prep Thursday, January 23, 6:00pm Miller Learning Center, Rm 148 Spring Resume Critique Day 4 Tuesday, January 28, 10:00amTate Student Center, Grand Hall-5th 3:00pm Floor Multicultural Professional Tuesday, January 28, 2:30pmThe Georgia Center *You must Development Conference 7:30pm register to attend! Spring Career Fair Wednesday, January 29, 12:00pmThe Classic Center, Downtown 5:00pm Athens Financial Planning, Housing, & Thursday, January 30, 1:00pmTate Student Center, Reception Hall Consumer Economics Career and 4:00pm Internship Fair HIGHLIGHTS 1. Angry Dawgs App 2. Multicultural Professional Development Conference
3. Share Your Success Story! 4. Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowship Program 5. Job Shadow/Externship Experience at Liberty Mutual 6. Geico Achievement Award Program 7. The Wetfeet Career Benchmark Survey 8. Internships 9. Part-Time Jobs 10. Full-Time Jobs 11. Government & Nonprofit 12. Disclaimers 13. Unsubscribe 1. ANGRY DAWGS APP
Help Hairy Dawg defend the UGA Career Center and the rest of the campus from the nefarious League of Mutant Mascots, using a sling-shot, footballs, and some great physics-based gameplay! Who knows, you may also pick up some helpful career advice along the way. For more info go here: www.angrydawgs.com or go to the direct link to the App Store. 2. MULTICULTURAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE Tuesday, January 28, The Georgia Center for Continuing Education CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS Learn about your value in the workplace with keynote speaker Jane Hyun, author of climbing the Bamboo Ceiling Participate in a candid conversation with employer representatives about the benefits and challenges to being you in the workplace. Enjoy conversations with employers during a complimentary dinner Learn about internship and job opportunities during the networking fair with employers, graduate/professional schools and diversity internship programs. You must register to attend. Click here for information about registering. 3. SHARE YOUR SUCCESS STORY! The UGA Career Center is currently looking for student and alumni Success Stories to feature on our website. Have you recently had a great internship or job experience? Has the Career Center helped you be successful in your job and internship search? If so, we want to hear about it! If you have a story that you would like to share about your major career achievements – including choosing a major, meaningful internship experiences, landing your first job, creating a unique career path, enhancing your success through networking, etc. – you can submit your story here: http://studentvoice.com/uga/bulldawgpathtosuccess. If selected, we will contact you for more information as well as a headshot that will also be featured on our website. 4. ALFRED FLEISHMAN DIVERSITY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM We are now accepting applications for our 2014 fellowships. The fellowship program targets college seniors, recent graduates and graduate students from ethnically diverse backgrounds, as well as applicants who have a
passion for ethnic or cultural diversity. All candidates must have a strong interest in integrated communications and demonstrate a commitment to promoting ethnic and cultural diversity through their work, education and life experiences. The fellowships are six- to twelve-months in duration, offering a challenging work experience in one of our U.S. offices, competitive pay, professional development and senior-level mentorship. In addition, company benefits such as healthcare, 401k, vacation and sick leave are included. Our existing fellows have had the opportunity to work on client projects, media relations, events and new business pitches, among many other practical experiences in the field of integrated communications. At the end of the assignment, fellows will be given strong consideration for full-time positions with FleishmanHillard based on their job performance and the needs of the business. For more information, please visit our website: http://fleishmanhillard.com/careers/scholarships-fellowships/ The deadline for submitting 2014 fellowship applications is March 1, 2014. 5. JOB SHADOW/EXTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE AT LIBERTY MUTUAL ON JANUARY 24 IN DULUTH, GA You will be exposed to a variety of functions within the Insurance Industry You will receive a multiplicity of engaging presentations and lively job shadows You will have an excellent opportunity to network with management and recruiters Each participant is responsible for their own transportation with breakfast and lunch included! Qualifications: Must be a current student pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher Interested in pursuing internship/college entry level opportunities within the Insurance Industry Transportation to our offices. To apply, please contact Haley Linch by sending resume to email@example.com no later than Friday January 17th 6. GEICO ACHIEVEMENT AWARD PROGRAM In 2013, GEICO awarded more than $50,000 in Achievement Awards to undergraduate students from across the country! Now, it’s with great pleasure that University of Georgia is invited to participate in the 2014 GEICO Achievement Award Program. This long-standing GEICO tradition is designed to recognize exceptional college students majoring in business, mathematics, computer science and related fields. Visit http://geico.jobs/achievement to learn more, watch a short video and download this year’s application. All application materials must be postmarked by February 22, 2014 and recipients will be announced in the spring semester. 7. THE WETFEET CAREER BENCHMARK SURVEY This is an invitation-only study about your career goals, expectations and ideal employers. Companies use this data to learn how to recruit a University of Georgia student and in turn improve their case competitions, employer presentations and internship programs among other things. You will be compensated for your time with a career toolbox that features two free career guides of your choice (over 60 to choose from) and a pretty cool career profile that shows how your answers compare to your peers and then suggests employers you should check out based on your background. You can participate here: https://start.wetfeet.com/survey/usss/georgia?reid=301
8. INTERNSHIPS (This is just a few of the 270+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #47472, Wealth, Brokerage & Retirement Internship Wells Fargo, Various This program will be accepting applications through the Wells Fargo Career site from January 7 – 12, 2014. DAWGLink #46908, Athens-Clarke County Public Information office Intern Athens Clarke County Public Information Office, Athens, GA DAWGLink #45444, Graphic/Web Design Atlanta International Fashion Week, Atlanta, GA 9. PART-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 70+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #47739, Student Worker UGA-Office of Information Technology, Athens, GA DAWGLink #47458, Administrative Assistant Athens Real Estate Group, LLC, Athens, GA DAWGLink #47774, Part-Time Design Consultant Acquisitions Interiors, Atlanta, GA 10. FULL-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 560+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #47672, Intra-Operative NeuroMonitoring Technician Biotronic NeuroNetwork (Attending the Spring Career Fair, Georgia Position Description: Using the latest technology we seek to detect and avoid potential damage to the neural structure of the patient during surgery. DAWGLink #47754, Java Software Developer Trail Management Systems, Inc., Athens, GA DAWGLink #47392, Victim Advocate Gwinnett District Attorney’s Office Victim Witness Program, Lawrenceville, GA 11. 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! 12. 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. 13. 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.