Friday, January 18, 2013

Want an Internship? The Career Center Will Show You How to Find One!

The Jump-Start Your Internship Search Certificate Program is a new initiative through the University Career Center & The President’s Promise to encourage students to jump-start their internship search and better prepare for the Career & Internship Fair (Feb. 26-28, 2013), on-campus interviews and the overall internship search process. If a student completes four easy steps, (s)he will earn a certificate and a professional portfolio to use during the Spring Career & Internship Fair!

Register here and complete all four steps below by Monday, February 25 to pick up a portfolio in time for the Spring Career & Internship Fair.

1. Attend one How to Find an Internship workshop (1 hour)
2. Attend one Finding an Internship at the Career & Internship Fair workshop (1 hour)
3. Receive one resume critique by a career counselor in our Center (Stop by our walk-in resume critiques in the Stamp or schedule a career assistance appointment)
4. Conduct one virtual mock interview through InterviewStream. Once logged into InterviewStream, select the “Internship Search Certificate” interview option. (30 minutes)

All workshops are in the University Career Center & The President’s Promise (3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing) unless otherwise stated.
Click on the program date to RSVP!

How to Find an Internship:
Wed, Jan. 30, 2013: 4 p.m.-5 p.m.
Tues, Feb. 5, 2013: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Tues, Feb. 12, 2013: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.

Finding an Internship at the Career & Internship Fair:
Thurs, Feb. 7, 2013: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Mon, Feb. 18, 2013: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Wed, Feb. 20, 2013: 4 p.m.-5 p.m. in Oakland Hall Multipurpose Room

We hope you will jump-start your internship search with us! Register here.

Questions? Contact Erica Ely,, 301.314.0362