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  • Graduate School Profiles: Major Issues 2014

    Oct 22, 2014
    Feeling a little overwhelmed at all the possibilities coming your way at the November 5th UA Graduate School Day? We have organized attending schools roughly based on what they indicated they are recruiting for in their profiles. Use this as a preliminary road map to determine which schools you want to visit on Wednesday, November 5th, from 1pm to 4pm in the UA Student Union Memorial Center ballroom.
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  • What Can You Expect at UA Graduate School Day 2014?

    Oct 22, 2014
    If you are considering continuing your education and pursuing a graduate degree, or if you are already convinced that graduate studies are for you, UA Graduate School Day can help pave the way. By attending UA Graduate School Day, you will have the opportunity to talk to several different graduate schools and learn more about the programs they offer.
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  • UA Career Services: Organizational Change

    Oct 20, 2014
    As fall semester winds down, UA Career Services gears up, moving into the role of key resource hub for the University’s 100% engagement and student career success initiative. A combination of new leadership starting in November and a $300,000 Governor’s Office Workforce Development Grant realign UA Career Services to achieve expanded goals.
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  • Students - Come and Test our SmartWeb Search Engine

    Oct 10, 2014
    On Tuesday, October 21st at 5pm - 6pm, we’re looking for a group of students to provide feedback on how well the new version of our SmartWeb search engine works. After using SmartWeb, the group will be asked a series of questions on how they feel it satisfies their needs.
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  • Arizona STEM Virtual Career Fair

    Oct 09, 2014
    Students and alumni across all STEM majors from five Arizona universities are invited to interact via chat sessions and meet top-notch employers recruiting sought-after candidates for jobs, internships and co-ops at the Arizona Stem Virtual Career Fair on October 23rd.
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  • The Main Thing: Internships Matter

    Oct 09, 2014
    Old Main celebrated its Grand Opening this month and at least one student had an inside view of the innovation. For anyone who just flew in from Mars and is unfamiliar with the significance of UA’s Old Main, it was the original structure on a campus that consisted of desert and dust in the late 1800’s. Old Main was not only the first building on campus but the first building in the Arizona state university system. (Take THAT ASU.)
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  • Why is the study of ethics important?

    Oct 02, 2014
    It is no longer big news. Everyone has seen the increase in consumer demand for ethical business practice in the wake of recent corporate scandal. And now, more and more businesses are seeing the connection between good business and ethical business. This heightened awareness is opening new career doors for college graduates who study ethics.
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  • Why Philosophy?

    Oct 02, 2014
    Philosophy majors are often asked, “What IS philosophy?” and “What do you do with a philosophy degree?” In other words, of all the majors one could choose to study, WHY Philosophy? If you are a philosophy major, or thinking about becoming one, here are some facts to help you answer these questions. Share them with your friends and family! Bottom line: Employers WANT philosophers.
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  • Your Inside Track to a Career in (not ON) the Field of Sports

    Oct 02, 2014
    Love sports but don’t see yourself playing in the Super Bowl, World Series or Stanley Cup? Find out how you can translate any fanatical interests in sports that you may harbor into a rewarding (and lucrative) career at our Sports Career Panel & Networking Event. Panelists include representatives from the Arizona Diamondbacks, UA Athletics, Randolf Golf Complex, Sports Business Solutions, Tucson Sports and the Arizona Daily Star.
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  • Biggest Career Fair on UA Campus all Year

    Sep 18, 2014
    On the road to real-world ready, one of the most important stops is almost here. Recruiters come to campus every semester to entice UA students and graduates with internship and full-time positions. This year is running true to form. The unusual thing this go round is how many recruiters are vying for tables. As a student looking at opportunities, this is exceedingly good news.
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  • The Career Services’ Ready, Set, LAUNCH!

    Sep 03, 2014
    You are attending college to ensure a bright, future career. Academics and the classroom are just part of that equation. Visit us at Career Services and find out how our resources will take you ultimately from the classroom to the career of your dreams. It's time for take off. The UA Career Services’ Launch on September 17th will give you a solid foundation for your journey to Real World Readiness.
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  • Are You Considering a Career Working with Animals?

    Sep 03, 2014
    Do you love animals? Consider a Critter Career! Our September 22nd career and networking panel is for students looking to find where an interest (and inevitably a love of) animals might take them professionally.
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  • Get the EDGE at this exclusive free series

    Aug 22, 2014
    Real-World-Ready starts right here. Get the EDGE this semester and fast track your future. Brought to you by Career Services and Leadership Programs, The EDGE will give you the resources and skills you need to land that coveted internship or career position. This exclusive program has a limited number of seats. Sign up between August 25th and September 5th, as long as seats are available.
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  • Part-Time Jobs for Full-Time Students

    Aug 12, 2014
    Real-World Ready starts HERE, with hundreds of jobs at our annual UA One Stop Job Shop featuring part-time student positions on campus and locally. Grab your resume and head over to the Student Union Memorial Center’s third floor North ballroom on Wednesday (August 27). UA Career Services is sponsoring this one-day event from 11am to 3pm to help students connect with departments and companies hiring right now.
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  • Are YOU Real-World Ready?

    Jul 09, 2014
    You have big dreams? We have better strategies to get you there. Subscribe with Career Services today and tap into the rich resources exclusively yours as an Arizona Wildcat. It’s time to launch your dream company. You: A Company of One.
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  • Real World Readiness Starts Here

    Jul 09, 2014
    As you get ready to hit campus, plan to spread your wings and get involved right out of the gate. Main Gate, that is. If you check out the Wildcat Student Employment Fair featuring both part-time jobs and volunteer positions on or near campus, you’ll find many of these excellent opportunities will land you not just resume-worthy experience, but a pay check too.
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  • Website Maintenance June 28 - July 6

    Jun 24, 2014
    Upcoming website maintenance
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  • Are You Real World Ready?

    Jun 05, 2014
    If you are looking for boundless benefits to spur on your successful UA experience, be sure to include UA Career Services in the mix. We are here to help you achieve your professional goals. It's never too early to start.
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  • Been busy lately? Too busy to get serious about looking for a job in Arizona?

    May 01, 2014
    Our express goal is to help talented students and alumni meet excellent companies committed to keeping them in our beautiful state by connecting companies that have immediate hiring requirements with students who, in the rush of finalizing graduation requirements, may not have had the time to search for a job while still in school. Check it out!
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  • Message to ALL Majors: So You Think You’re a Class Act?

    Apr 18, 2014
    Graduating next month and still looking for gainful employment? Take the time to explore the entire SUMC North Ballroom on April 29th from 10am to 1pm and you will find nonprofit opportunities in great social service organizations in addition to over 60 school districts and charter schools where (with a bachelor's degree) you could subtitute teach. Several of these organizations are looking for "all majors" and positions are not just limited to the classroom. Check it out!
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