Thursday, September 16, 2021

Interested in a Career in Education? Attend Our Panel!

Are you interested in a career in school psychology, school counseling, or teaching?

Attend this virtual panel to learn from and network directly with professionals working in this field. Our panelists will share their career paths, past educational experiences that helped them succeed, and provide tips for entering the field. This event is open to all majors. Bring your questions! Please note, this session will be recorded.

The professionals/organizations below will be attending. 

  • School Psychology: Doctoral Student in School Psychology, University of Maryland
  • Teaching: Director of Recruitment, Urban Teachers
  • Higher Education Student/Academic Affairs: Academic Advisor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland
  • School Counseling: Elementary School Counselor, Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Teaching: Recruitment Director, Teach for America

The virtual event will take place Thursday, September 30 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm.  RSVP to attend via Careers4Terps. 

Hosted by: BSOS Feller Center for Academic Advising & Career Planning, the Psychology Department, and the University Career Center & The President’s Promise. Review these tips for attending virtual events. 

For additional information about this event: Contact the Feller Center’s Career Planning team at bsoscareers@umd.edu.


UMD is Now Hiring 2022 Orientation Staff!


The 2022 Orientation Staff Application is LIVE! There are two different types of positions that you can choose to apply for: Orientation Advisor (OA) or Orientation Office Assistants. To put these positions in perspective, your OA's were the ones that you spent your orientation day with, and you probably spoke with an Office Assistant if you called to sign up or ask questions about orientation!

If you are interested, we have a couple of information sessions to help you learn more about these positions on the following days: 

  • Wednesday, September 29th @7 PM ESJ 1224 
  • Thursday, October 7th @10 AM Cole 1102 
  • Tuesday, October 12th @7 PM CCC 1205 
  • Monday, October 18th @7:30 PM ESJ 1224 
  • Friday, October 22nd @12:30 Cole 1102 
  • Monday, October 25th @7:30 PM ESJ 1224 

Check out our recruitment video and job descriptions to learn more. Applications are open now at ter.ps/oriapply22, and are due by October 27th at 11:59 PM.  

If you have questions, please email orientation@umd.edu. Thank you, and we look forward to reading your applications soon! 

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Student-Run Mental health text line, Lean On Me CP is open and recruiting!

Lean On Me College Park (see our terplink here: https://terplink.umd.edu/organization/leanonmeumd), a student organization that provides University of Maryland students with non-crisis peer-to-peer text-based emotional support through the convenience and confidentiality of texting. This UMD student club also runs mental health events and activities.

Are you interested in supporting students through mental health challenges? Do you hope to make a wider impact on campus? Are you ever the stand-in therapist, mom friend, or go-to tea spiller? Apply to be a Lean On Me College Park (CP) supporter at https://ter.ps/leanonme! Lean On Me CP is an anonymous, peer-to-peer text line for UMD students to seek non-crisis mental health support. 


Lean On Me CP complements existing services at UMD with a mission to lower the barrier to entry for seeking emotional support by being anonymous, highly accessible, approachable, and involved in the community. Feel free to text us at 301-494-8808 from 2 PM - 2 AM any day of the week to chat with one of our trained peer supporters.


If you are interested in being a supporter, please apply by September 26th at ter.ps/leanonme and learn more about the line and role here. Lean On Me supporters are on the other end of our text line, chatting with fellow students. All UMD students are welcome to apply to be a supporter; no prior experience is needed and all training will be provided! 


Lean On Me was originally founded in 2015 by MIT students and has chapters at eight other universities around the country. For more information about Lean On Me, click here: https://lean0n.me/


You can also follow or contact us at:

Instagram: @leanonme_cp

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LeanOnMeCP

Email: leanonmeumd@gmail.com

Mental Health Support Line: 301-494-8808


Latinx Heritage Month is September 15 Through October 15!

 Events planned at UMD:

(CLSO) Latinx Heritage Month Opening Cookout

WhenWed, September 15, 5pm – 7pm

WhereNyumburu Cultural Center

(MLDC) Beginner-Friendly Bachata Night with Juan Aristy

WhenWed, September 15, 7pm – 9pm

WhereStamp Atrium (1107)

 (LACS) Latin American & Caribbean Studies Open House

WhenFri, September 17, 2:00pm – 3:30pm

WhereHJ Patterson Atrium (map)

DescriptionThe Latin American and Caribbean Studies Center (LACS) celebrates Latinx Heritage Month and its Open House on September 17, 2021, 2:00 to 3:30PM at the HJ Patterson Atrium. LACS and the U.S. Latina/o Studies Program (USLT) will co-sponsor an art exhibit by the Mexican-American artist, Paul Valades. The LACS open house will feature live music by the Banda El Colectivo. Cafe Medrano, an organic and fair-trade Honduraian Coffee producer will be offering FREE coffee tasting.

 (Immigrant and Undocumented Student Life Program) Fall 2021 Welcome Dinner

WhenFri, September 17, 4:30pm – 7:00pm

DescriptionEmail undoc@umd.edu for details!

 (PLUMAS) "Which Way Home" Documentary Showing and Discussion

WhenMon, September 20, 5pm – 6pm

Description More details to be announced. Follow @plumasatumd to stay up to date!

 (MLDC) Beginner-Friendly Bachata Nights with Juan Aristy

WhenMon, September 20, 7pm – 9pm

WhereStamp Atrium (1107)

 (USLT) Latinx Cultures and Communities: Trivia, Music, and Memes

WhenTue, September 21, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Wherehttps://rb.gy/xtay5f (map)

DescriptionHosted by the U.S. Latina/o Studies Minor Program via Zoom

Beginner-Friendly Bachata Nights with Juan Aristy

WhenMon, September 27, 7pm – 9pm

WhereStamp Atrium Room 1107 

 Immigration in the Latinx Community, Past and Present

WhenTue, September 28, 4pm – 6pm

WhereStamp, Juan Ramon Jimenez Room

(LTA) Lambda Theta Alpha Fall Informational

WhenThu, September 30, 7pm – 9pm

WhereStamp, Juan Ramon Jimenez Room

(Stamp) Latinx Coordinators Meet & Greet

When Fri, October 1, 2pm – 4pm

Where Stamp, MICA Office (1120)

 

Latinas In Aviation

When Saturday, Oct 2, 2021

Where 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Dr, College Park, MD 20740, USA (map)

Description Event at the College Park Aviation Museum

 

(PLUMAS) Community Needs Forum: Disabled Students

WhenMon, October 4, 5pm – 7pm

Description  Details to be announced. Follow @plumasatumd for more info.

 

(LTA) Not Your Average Sex Talk

When Mon, October 4, 7pm – 9pm

Where Stamp, Charles Carroll Room A

 

(SHPE) GBM 2: SHPE Professional Development Workshop

WhenTue, October 5, 6pm – 7pm

WhereKim Engineering Building 1107

(LTA) Terps Fight Back

WhenTue, October 5, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

WhereEppley Recreation Center

 

(Stamp) Latinx Coordinator Meet and Greet

WhenWed, October 6, 4pm – 5pm

WhereStamp, MICA Office

 

 (LTA) Grl Tlk: She Owns

WhenWed, October 6, 6:45pm – 8:00pm

WhereSTAMP Charles Carroll A

(SIA) ChiChats: Disability within the Latinx Community

WhenWed, October 6, 7:30pm – 8:30pm

WhereJimenez Hall, Room 220

(ALPFA) DEI Latinx Showcase

WhenThu, October 7, 6pm – 8pm

WhereVan Munching Hall  

(LTA) Don't Get Super Smashed Bro

WhenThu, October 7, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

WhereStamp, TerpZone

 

(SHPE) GBM 3: CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifiers Watch Party

WhenThu, October 7, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

WhereKim Engineering Building Room 1107 

(LUL) First Fall Informational

WhenThu, October 7, 7pm – 8pm

WhereStamp, Charles Carroll Room B

(LTA) Yoga with the LTAs

WhenFri, October 8, 6pm – 8pm

DescriptionLocation to be announced. Follow @lta_upsilon for more details!

 

 (ALPFA) DEI Latinx Showcase - Educational Portion

WhenWed, October 13, 6pm – 7pm

WhereVan Munching Hall

(LTA) LTA Fall Informational

WhenWed, October 13, 7pm – 8pm

WhereStamp, Nanticoke Room

 

(CLSO) Latinx Heritage Month Closing Gala

WhenThu, October 14, 7pm – 9pm

WhereStamp, Colony Ballroom


More events: Latinx Heritage Month | Adele H. Stamp Student Union (umd.edu)

The new Latinx Coordinator with MICA (Michelle Ivonne Aguilar, mivonnea@umd.edu)

 is available to help and support our Latinx students.

FBI Information Session Thursday, September 16, 2021, 4:30 pm - 5:45 p.m.!

 





Event Details

Join the FBI Recruiter and volunteer representatives for a presentation on the FBI experience and their Honors Internship Program and Collegiate Hiring Initiative.  RSVP: FBI Information Session | Careers (umd.edu)

For additional information about this event:

Contact Allynn Powell, University Career Center at ucc-recruiting@umd.edu

UMD CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR (Virtual)

 The UMD Career & Internship Fair, hosted by the University Career Center, provides UMD students and alumni with an opportunity to meet with employers to discuss internship, full-time and part-time employment opportunities.  Employers are looking forward to meeting undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent alumni! 


 
Employers seeking to talk with BSOS majors (sample):

 

Thursday, Sept 23, STEM and ENGR | 12-5 pm | View all employers

  • Beghou Consulting- Associate Consultant Consultant

  • Noblis- Agriculture and Natural Resources, Behavioral and Social Sciences for

Internships
  • ICF- Associate Business Analyst, Associate Data Analyst

  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.- Internship, Part-Time

  • PepsiCo- Sales Management Associate PepsiCo, Sales Management Intern PepsiCo 


Friday, Sept 24, All Industries| 12-5 pm | View all employers

  • Aldridge-  Marketing Intern

  • Amtrak- HR, Business Operations

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services- Management Analyst, Social

Science Research
  • CVS Health- Actuarial Summer Internships & After College Leadership

Development Program
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission- Economics

  • Intelsat-  Associate Rotation Program

  • M&T Bank- 2022 Community Branch Management Program

  • PepsiCo- Management Associate

  • T. Rowe Price- Investment Fellowship Rotational Program

  • The Bozzuto Group- Sales & Marketing Associate, Sales & Marketing Intern

  • Total Wine & More- Merchandising Accounting Specialist, Market Management Intern


State/Federal/County

  • Calvert County Public Schools- Educators, School Psychologists, Social Workers,

Counselors, Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists
  • Cecil County Sheriff's Office- Deputy Sheriff - Law Enforcement

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation- Management and Program Analyst, Budget Analyst

  • Montgomery County Police- Police Officer Police Intern Public Safety

Communications Specialist

Consulting

  • Accenture-  Business Analytics

  • Altman Solon- Full-Time Analyst (2022 Grads), Summer Analyst Internship (2023 Grads)

  • Avascent- Summer Intern, Junior-Level Consulting Staff

  • Beghou Consulting- Associate Consultant Consultant

  • Cadmus- Consulting positions

  • CustomerFirst Renewables- Consulting, Energy, Sustainability: Analyst Summer Analyst

  • Guidehouse Inc.

  • ICF- Associate Business Analyst, Associate Data Analyst

  • Inovalon- Health Policy Intern, Marketing Intern, Sales Strategy Intern

  • Insight Global- International Relations, Business Analytics


PREPARE FOR THE FAIR

  1. Register for each day of the Fair that you will attend. 

  2. Customize your resume for the Fair and have it reviewed

  3. Upload your customized resume and upload it to your Fair registration in Careers4Terps

  4. Review the organizations attending and make a list your top organizations to talk with.