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  • Julia Lillie – Major: Business Management

    Dec 08, 2014
    Julia Lillie, the newest member of the UA CALIBRE contingent, is currently a Financial Analyst there, the third talented UA grad that tapped into the professional networking pipeline started by Alan Stein. Are there opportunities within your organization? Consider a Cat!
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  • Wildcats Hiring Wildcats

    Dec 08, 2014
    Alan Stein grew up in Phoenix but “Never considered ASU.” From his bachelor’s degree to his current involvement mentoring a new generation of Wildcats, Alan’s loyalty to the UA is woven throughout the fabric of his life. The UA Parents and Family Association is hoping more UA parents will follow suit, even if they’re not alums.
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  • Natalie Chambers – Major: PPEL

    Dec 08, 2014
    How a UA connection started with a shared holiday and led to a job in D.C. during Graduate School...Just before Thanksgiving 2013, when all Natalie Chambers' friends were leaving to go home, she realized she could not afford to go home nor did she want to spend one of her favorite holidays alone. “Being the outspoken person that I am, I asked Natalie Fuchs, “Can I come to your ‘family’s’ house for Thanksgiving?”
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  • Natalie Fuchs -- Major: International Studies

    Dec 08, 2014
    Natalie Fuchs came to the UA with a passion for Archeology but “After I found out my freshman year that most of the archeological field schools I would have wanted to go to were in Iran and there wasn’t too good a chance I’d get to go, I got more interested in why I couldn’t go there than actually going to field school.” Natalie is currently a Program Analyst at CALIBRE...find out more.
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  • Let's Talk Turkey: Bringing the Career Networking Strategy Home

    Nov 25, 2014
    It's easiest if you bring this whole "networking" idea home. Relax. You are among friends. Take this opportunity to talk with family and friends of family about their careers.
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  • Public Health Starting in the Global Arena

    Nov 06, 2014
    Once Nicole started taking Public Health courses, attending seminars and speaking with Public Health professionals, she realized a career in public health would allow her to impact larger populations at a time and that appealed to her. Nicole expanded her health care experience to the international realm, traveling to Tanzania, Africa, the summer before her senior year with Support for International Change.
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  • Introducing Mary Frances Kuper: 100% Engaged in 100% Engagement

    Nov 06, 2014
    Mary Frances Kuper joined UA Career Services on November 10th, excited to take on a brand new role not only for her, but for the department and the UA.
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  • Warm Welcome to Ron Gaschler

    Nov 06, 2014
    Ron Gaschler brings a wealth of experience to his new role as UA Career Services’ Associate Director on November 10th. A dynamic and creative leader, Ron has forged his professional skills through leadership positions in Arizona and Southern California. His 15-year Career Services portfolio spans almost every sector of higher education from public to private, community college to university, traditional to online.
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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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