February 3, 2014, Vol. 35, No.


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February Calendar of Events (Click here for additional events and details.) What When Where Terry Series: Business Etiquette and Wednesday, February 5, 3:30pm MLC, Rm 101 Communication Intern for a Day Orientation #1 Wednesday, February 5, 4:00pm MLC, Rm 148 Choosing a Major and Career Workshop Thursday, February 6, 3:30pm MLC, Rm 171 Intern for a Day Orientation #2 Thursday, February 6, 4:00pm MLC, Rm 102 Careers in Sales Thursday, February 6, 6:00pm MLC, Rm 148 Intern for a Day Orientation #3 Monday, February 10, 4:00pm MLC, Rm148 Intern for a Day Orientation #4 Tuesday, February 11, 4:00pm MLC, Rm 102 Summer Camp Job Fair Tuesday, February 11, 5:00pm Ramsey, Rm 203 Terry Series: Building Your Network Wednesday, February 12, 3:30pm MLC, Rm 101 Become the Next Business Tycoon Wednesday, February 12, 5:30pm Tate, Reception Hall Careers in Nonprofits Wednesday, February 12, 6:00pm MLC, Rm 148 Terry Series: Social Media & the Job Search Thursday, February 13, 3:30pm MLC, Rm 102 HIGHLIGHTS 1. Networking U 2. Spring Career Fair 3. Intern for a Day 4. Careers in Sales 5. Terry Treks 6. On-Campus Interviews 7. Deloitte Events 8. Pre-Law Events 9. UGA August and December Graduates 10. PhD & Master’s Virtual Career Fair

11. GACE College-to-Career Fair 12. Upcoming Deadlines for Teach for America 13. New York Career Forum 14. Atlanta Film Festival Needs Volunteers 15. Interning in New York City? Where Are You Going To Live? 16. Disney's Agricultural Sciences Internships are Open 17. Internships 18. Part-Time Jobs 19. Full-Time Jobs 20. Government & Nonprofit 21. Disclaimers 22. Unsubscribe 1. NETWORKING U (Hosted by UGA Career Center and UGA Alumni Association) Tuesday, February 4, 6:00pm-8:00pm Fireside Lounge Learn essential networking skills needed to jump start your job and internship search. There will be a panel Discussion with UGA Alumni who have used networking to advance their career and time for you to put your newly learned skills to practice! 2. SPRING CAREER FAIR Wednesday, February 26, 12pm-5pm, The Classic Center in downtown Athens Meet with recruiters seeking students to fill both internship and full time opportunities. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your resume! Shuttles will run from campus to the Classic Center between 11:30am and 5:00pm. Bus stops for students include: Memorial Hall, Bio-Chem, Physics, across from the Library, Classic Center Click here to view a list of employers currently scheduled to attend. 3. INTERN FOR A DAY 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 information session to learn more about the Intern For A Day Program! More information: http://career.uga.edu/job_search/internships/intern_for_a_day Orientation Sessions Wednesday February 5 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. MLC - Room 148 RSVP via Facebook Thursday February 6 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. MLC - Room 102 RSVP via Facebook Monday February 10 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. MLC - Room 148 RSVP via Facebook Tuesday February 11 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. MLC - Room 102 RSVP via Facebook 4. CAREERS IN SALES Thursday, February 6, 6:00pm-7:30pm, MLC, Rm 148 Have you ever considered a career in sales? Believe it or not, sales is one of the top fields for UGA graduates, and careers in selling provide driven, outgoing, entrepreneurial-minded students with excellent opportunities for professional success. Attend this panel and learn from actual professionals what the world of sales is really like building relationships, driving business, and working closely with customers to achieve your shared goals! 5. TERRY TREKS

Friday, February 28 (day long trip to Atlanta) Interested in a business career? This program features a day-long bus trip to Atlanta, where we will visit 3 different companies to learn about a variety of career paths. Stops include SunTrust Bank (consulting division), Macy's (retail management/technology), and Pardot (digital marketing). To learn more and to register, visit our page: http://career.uga.edu/calendar/terry_treks. 6. ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS Several companies have on-campus interviewing application deadlines coming up soon. Check out DAWGLink to apply for postings from News America Marketing, Ernst & Young LLP, Computer Technology Solutions, Inc., McKesson, Altria, Crawford & Company, Newell Rubbermaid, and more! 7. DELOITTE EVENTS

Deloitte Networking Session & Case Interview Workshop Friday, February 7, 9:30am - 12:00pm, Tate 141 Are you interested in pursuing a career as a consultant? If so, attend this session to network with professionals, learn more about the consultant hiring process, and hear advice from Deloitte professionals on how to approach case interview questions. The networking session will be from 9:3010:30, and the case interview workshop will be from 10:30-12:00. Both morning sessions are open to ALL students, no application necessary. Dress is business casual or business professional. Deloitte Mock Case Interviews Friday, February 7, 1:00 - 4:00pm, Tate Reception Hall These 30-minute mock case interviews will give you the chance to practice a case interview with a Deloitte consultant and receive valuable feedback. If interested, you MUST APPLY on DAWGlink by Wednesday, January 29 at 11:59pm (search for “Deloitte Mock Interviews”). Preference will be given to rising seniors. Dress is business professional. For more information about all Deloitte events, please visit DAWGlink or the Career Center website: http://career.uga.edu/.
8. PRE-LAW EVENTS Are you planning to apply or thinking about applying to law school? Please review the upcoming programs and events put on by the Pre-Law Advising office. Pre-Law Orientation – Thursday, February 13, 2014 5:00-6:00 PM Room 214, Miller Learning Center Pre-Law Orientation – Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:00-5:00 PM Room 214, Miller Learning Center The Pre-Law Program Director, Catherine Clutter will speak about what law school is like and what it takes to get in. Students will have an opportunity to participate in a Q & A with her. *Attendance at an orientation is mandatory for students seeking an advising appointment with Ms. Clutter. Students should note the process for scheduling an appointment: http://prelaw.uga.edu/advising/schedule-prelaw-appt 9. UGA AUGUST AND DECEMBER GRADUATES If you’ve recently obtained a job or enrolled in a graduate or professional program, congratulations! If you are still seeking your first professional position, please take advantage of the Career Center many career events and online resources - http://career.uga.edu Whatever your status, please take a few minutes to complete the UGA Post-Graduation Survey http://career.uga.edu/gradsurvey - and be entered into a drawing to win an iPad Mini!

The purpose of the UGA Career Center’s Graduate Survey is to provide the UGA community with a snapshot of the post-graduation career status of each graduating class. All data is COMPLETELY CONFIDENTIAL and will be published in aggregate form only. Thank you for helping us collect this important information! 10. PHD & MASTER’S VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR February 19, 2014 Interact via live chat sessions and meet top-notch employers seeking candidates with advanced degrees. For more information check here. 11. GACE COLLEGE-TO-CAREER FAIR http://gace.org/careerfair 12. UPCOMING DEADLINES FOR THE TEACH FOR AMERICA PROGRAM Upcoming deadlines for the 2014 Teach for America Corps February 20, 2014 at 11:59 PM ET To apply, submit online application found at www.teachforamerica.org 13. NEW YORK CAREER FORUM The seventh annual New York Career Forum will bring global companies actively looking for Japanese-English bilinguals to New York. Companies will be seeking candidates who have gained skills and knowledge through international experience. New York Career Forum 2014 Feb. 21 (Fri.) & 22 (Sat.) The Altman Building (New York, NY) http://www.careerforum.net/event/ny/?ref=201422&lang=E *Travel scholarships are available for students, no fee to register 14. ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL NEEDS VOLUNTEERS http://atlantafilmfestival.com/volunteer 15. INTERNING IN NEW YORK CITY? WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO LIVE? The smartest interns in NYC all have the same address: Educational Housing Services! All EHS Residences Feature: • Furnished Rooms with Private Bathrooms • Free: WIFI, Cable TV, and Air Conditioning • 24-Hour Security, Complimentary Sightseeing Events and more! Have an unforgettable summer living with students & interns from around the world. Call EHS for more information at (888) 255-0296 or visit www.studenthousing.org/and/university 16. DISNEY'S AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES INTERNSHIPS ARE OPEN The Agricultural Sciences Professional Internship Program is designed to provide qualified college students with the opportunity for hands-on work experience in the unique growing areas that are part of Living with The Land, an agricultural attraction at Epcot®. Interested students should email a cover letter, resume, school transcript, and one letter of recommendation to WDW.EPCOT.Science.Internship@disney.com. Selected students will be interviewed via phone to further discuss the internship. Please visit http://www.disneyinterns.com/science. At the bottom of the page, you can click

“Apply Now” to view internship postings about the Plant Science, Entomology, Biotechnology, and Aquaculture internship positions along with many other science related internship openings. 17. INTERNSHIPS (This is just a few of the 370+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #48607, Summer Intern Altria Group Distribution, GA or SC DAWGLink #47202, General Recreation Intern Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission, Charleston, SC DAWGLink #48554, Project Management Intern McKesson Corporation, Alpharetta, GA 18. PART-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 85+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #48565, Legion Pool Lifeguard UGA-Tate Student Center, Athens, GA DAWGLink #48621, Administrative Assistant The College Moving Co., Athens, GA DAWGLink #48471, Ground Crew Atlanta Braves, Atlanta, GA 19. FULL-TIME JOBS (This is just a few of the 770+ listings, Log into DAWGLink to apply!) DAWGLink #47733, Store Management Development Program Macy’s, Atlanta, GA; Miami, FL DAWGLink #47872, Hospital Liaison Care Medical, Athens, GA DAWGLink #47985, Project Manager The Gallup Organization, Washington, DC 20. 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! CALL TO SERVE CAREER GUIDES Are you interested in pursuing a career with the federal government? Need information and resources to provide the best advice and strategies for success for your particular areas of interest? The Partnership for Public Service’s Go Government career guides are now online and a great resource for students to see how their major could translate into a job in the federal government. Within these occupational guides, students can explore such topics as types of positions that exist within their field of interest, from art and design to mathematics, as well as which agencies they should consider in their search. 21. 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. 22. 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.