Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Week of Dec. 4 – Jan. 18

December 5th, 2014

Liberal Arts Career Services – helping liberal arts students go “Beyond the Tower!”

Please note this will be the final weekly LACS announcement for the fall semester. On behalf of the LACS team, Happy Holidays!

To apply for these opportunities or learn more about these events, check out your BTT Gateway account. Don’t have an account? Register with LACS to access opportunities and to learn about our events, services and resources.

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the weeks of December 4 – January 18:

Explore BTT Gateway  for details and to apply. If in the list below you see a JOB ID, search the BTT Gateway [Jobs/Internships] tab; if you see a SCHEDULE ID, search the [Interview Schedules/Qualified Schedules] tab. The following are just a sample of the many jobs and internships you will find in BTT Gateway.

December 2104

  • 12/4 – Signpost, Sales Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9489
  • 12/4 – American Cancer Society, Income Support Specialist,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9490
  • 12/5 – Mexic–Arte Museum, Assistant Registrar,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9494
  • 12/5 – Mexic–Arte Museum, Assistant Registrar,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9494
  • 12/5 – Teach for America, Corps Member, BTT Gateway Job ID 9502
  • 12/5 – Coca Cola Refreshments, Public Affairs & Communications Summer Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9488
  • 12/5 – Schneider, Sales Account Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9507
  • 12/6 – Austin Film Festival, Multiple Internship Opportunities
  • 12/7 – LPL Financial, Investment Support Specialist Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9497
  • 12/7 – Sanger Learning Center, Outreach Assistant,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9541
  • 12/8 – Emmis Austin Radio Internships, Various Internships,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8954
  • 12/9 – Liberal Arts Career Services, Front Desk Assistant,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9561
  • 12/9 – NARAL Pro Choice Texas, Program/Outreach Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9329
  • 12/9 – NARAL Pro Choice Texas, Development Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9330
  • 12/10 – Fort Worth Teaching Fellows, Teacher,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9498
  • 12/10 – Texas Water Development Board, Standard Intern,   BTT Gateway ID 9506
  • 12/11 – NetSuite Inc., Business Development Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 9509
  • 12/12 – Austin Film Festival, Office Management Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9511
  • 12/12 – Austin Film Festival, Conference Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9513
  • 12/12 – Time Warner Cable News, Spring 2015 Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9510
  • 12/12 – ACE, AmeriCorps Early Literacy Tutor,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9515
  • 12/12 – Weatherford, Product Line Marketing Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9555
  • 12/12 – Gap International, Linguist – Business & Consulting,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9516
  • 12/12 – DiverseArts Culture Works, Multiple Positions,  click here for all positions
  • 12/12 – Apple, Inc, AppleCare College Program,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9024
  • 12/12 ­ Livestrong, Multiple Positions,  click here for jobs
  • 12/15 – VOX Global, Public Affairs Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9433
  • 12/15 – Texas Campaign for the Environment, Community Organizer,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9557
  • 12/18 – TPPC, Editorial Work,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9149
  • 12/18 – Gerson Lehrman Group, Multiple Positions,  click here for more job postings
  • 12/19 – AXA Advisors, LLC, Financial Advisor,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9143
  • 12/19 – Opes One Advisors, Financial Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8745
  • 12/19 – Texas Senate Research Center, Session Bill Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 9553
  • 12/19 – GENaustin, Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9552
  • 12/19 – American Cancer Society, Bilingual Income Support Specialist,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9371
  • 12/19 – NARAL Pro Choice Texas, Legislative/Legal Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9459
  • 12/19 – Under Armour, Summer League Internship Program,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9438
  • 12/20 – Compton & Wendler, P.C., Summer Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9560
  • 12/20 – Compton & Wendler, P.C., Consultant,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9559
  • 12/22 – US Department of Homeland Security, STEM Summer Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 9518
  • 12/22 – Independent Insurance Agents of Texas, Governmental Affairs Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9538
  • 12/24 – Schneider, Sales Account Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9558
  • 12/24 – Consumer Reports, 2015 Consumers Union Student Assistant,   BTT Gateway Job ID 9612
  • 12/24 – Susan G Komen Austin, Volunteer Programs Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9562
  • 12/24 – Texas Women’s Healthcare Coalition, Policy Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9619
  • 12/25 – Texas Impact, Community Engagement Specialist,  BTT Gateway Job ID  9456
  • 12/25 – Susan G Komen Austin, Operations Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9569
  • 12/25 – Susan G Komen Austin, PR/Communications Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9570
  • 12/25 – How It Works Media, Social Media Marketing,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9567
  • 12/26 – Connective Talent, Recruiter,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9593
  • 12/30 – Mu Sigma Inc, Junior Associate,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9464
  • 12/30 – Mosaic Weighted Blankets, Social Media Intern,  BTT Gateway ID 9572
  • 12/31 – Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Multiple Positions
  • 12/31 – Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Management Trainee,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9579
  • 12/31 – PERI Software Solutions, Programmer Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8001
  • 12/31 – Annie’s List, Political, Communication, & Finance Intern Positions,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8973
  • 12/31 – Education First, Multiple Positions
  • 12/31 – Texas Health and Human Services Commission, Emergency Services Program Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 7973
  • 12/31 – National Park Service, Rocky Mountain, Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9374
  • 12/31 – PERI Software Solutions, Inc., Programmer Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8001
  • 12/31 – Teach Kentucky, Full Time Teacher,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9263
  • 12/31 – Texas Monthly, Intern Positions in All Departments,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9064
  • 12/31 – Austin Shelter for Women & Children – Salvation Army, Monitor, BTT Gateway Job ID 9326
  • 12/31 – Austin Shelter for Women & Children – Salvation Army, Assistant Faculty Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9327
  • 12/31 – Apple, Store Leader Program – China,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9361
  • 12/31 – iSoftStone, Search Engine Evaluator – Spanish,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9474
  • 12/31 – Salsa Labs, Software Support Specialist,   BTT Gateway Job ID 9133
  • 12/31 – Main Street Hub, Social Media Community Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8087
  • 12/31 – Main Street Hub, Client Success Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8089
  • 12/31 – Texas Public Policy Foundation, Publications and Marketing Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9444
  • 12/31 – Opes One Advisors, Financial Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9574
  • 12/31 – Workers Defense Project, Intern – Adult Education and Training,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9116
  • 12/31 – Workers Defense Project, Intern – Communications,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9117
  • 12/31 – IHS, Analyst II,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9286
  • 12/31 – IHS, Analyst II Critical Communications,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9291
  • 12/31 – IHS, Various Analyst Positions,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9288
  • 12/31 – Water to Thrive, Marketing and Outreach Intern,   BTT Gateway Job ID 9592
  • 12/31 – Uloop News, News Writer/Contributor,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9606
  • 12/31 – Education First, Host Family Program Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9275
  • 12/31 – Education First, Center Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9276
  • 12/31 – Neill–Cochran House Museum, Internship/Docent,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9094
  • 12/31 – Main Street Hub, Social Media Profile Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8090
  • 12/31 – Clean Water Action Texas, Field Organizer,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8935

January 2015

  • 1/1 – Texas State Senate, Legislative Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8934
  • 1/1 – A+ Federal Credit Union, Multiple Positions
  • 1/1 – Daily Thermetrics, Inside Sales Coordinator,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9610
  • 1/1 – Leverage PR, Graphic Design Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9311
  • 1/1 – Leverage PR, PR Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9312
  • 1/1 – Texas Music Office, Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9607
  • 1/2 – Farmers Insurance Group, Service, Marketing, Sales,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9617
  • 1/2 – UT Medical Branch, Postdoctoral Fellowship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9618
  • 1/2 – Northwestern Mutual, Financial Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9620
  • 1/2 – Chasse Consulting: Sales Strategies, Inc., Business Development Associate,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9621
  • 1/4 – Spencer Ogden, Entry Level Recruiter Houston,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9542
  • 1/5 – Project Vote Smart, Spring 2015 Legislative Research Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8622
  • 1/11 – Morgan Stanley, Richard B. Fisher Scholarship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9344
  • 1/11 – The White House, Summer 2015 Internship Program,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9274
  • 1/12 – The Tobin Project, Research Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9331
  • 1/15 – Teaching Assistant Program in France, Teaching Assistant,  BTT Gateway Job ID  9477
  • 1/15 – Yelp, Inc., Sales Development Program –  Account Executive,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8950
  • 1/15 – Yelp, Inc., Account Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8951
  • 1/15 – Yelp, Inc., Account Manager – Mandarin,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8952
  • 1/15 – Yelp, Inc., Account Manager – Spanish,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8953
  • 1/15 – Yelp, Inc., Account Manager – Cantonese,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8955
  • 1/15 – 2015 Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship, Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program,  BTT Gateway Job ID 6496
  • 1/15 – Mattress Firm, Inc., Manager,   BTT Gateway Job ID 8945
  • 1/15 – American University in Cairo, Presidential Internship Program,    BTT Gateway Job ID 9467
  • 1/16 – Freudigman & Billings, LLC, High School Writing Coach, BTT Gateway Job ID  9476
  • 1/16 – Turquoise Council of Americans and Eurasians, Writing and Research Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9539

EVENTS for the week of December 4 – January 18:

Details available under “Career Events” in BTT Gateway  or the LACS online calendar.

  • 12/9 – KIPP Houston Public Schools and Teach for America Networking Event, SZB 284, 9:00 am – 10:00 am
  • 12/9 – Peace Corps Application & Resume Workshop, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, FAC 18
  • 1/8 – Fidelity Open House, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Westlake, TX
  • 1/13 – LinkedIn Basics Webinar, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, register in BTT Gateway
  • 1/14 – Resume Webinar, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, register in BTT Gateway

LACS RESUME POLICY

The first resume you upload to BTT Gateway will be reviewed by a member of LACS for grammar, format, marketing and relevance to help you highlight your experience in a professional format. Please allow up to two business days for the review process, during which you will not be able to submit the resume for jobs or internships in BTT Gateway. If your resume is not approved, we will provide feedback to help you craft a stronger resume. Once your first resume is approved, all subsequent resume uploads will be automatically approved and you will have immediate access to the resume for BTT Gateway applications. Due to the review process, we recommend you upload your resume well in advance of any upcoming deadlines.

 

Review the LACS Resume Guidelines to learn the criteria for resume approval.

 

Winter Internship with Annie’s List

December 5th, 2014

Annie’s List is looking for smart, engaged interns for the winter 2015 semester. 

Annie’s List works to recruit, train, support and elect viable progressive Democratic women candidates who are dedicated to protecting the health, safety and financial security of Texas women and their families. By electing more progressive Democratic women and changing the face of power in Texas politics, Annie’s List aims to advance a progressive agenda. Since 2003, Annie’s List has helped elect 22 women to office and made over $3 million in contributions to our endorsed campaigns.  This Annie’s List internship opportunity has three tracks.

Political interns will learn what it takes to recruit and train candidates for future office. They will:

  • Assist in recruiting attendees for candidate trainings
  • Reach out to local elected officials and progressive allies on behalf of Annie’s List
  • Learn software pertinent to progressive campaigns (NGP & VAN)
  • Conduct political research
  • Aide Communications and Finance as needed

Communication interns will learn how a political organization generates a following and communicates with it. They will:

  • Assist in tracking press relevant to Annie’s List candidates and issues
  • Compile mentions in the press regarding Annie’s List
  • Help maintain and grow social media presence of Annie’s List
  • Write summaries of experiences to be shared with Annie’s List followers via Twitter, Facebook, and email
  • Aide Finance and Political as needed

Finance interns will learn how to generate money for an organization the size of Annie’s List. They will:

  • Maintain database and spreadsheets
  • Gain proficiency in pertinent political fundraising software (NGP)
  • Create event materials as well as prepare mailings and solicitations
  • Conduct donor research and communicate with Annie’s List donors
  • Aide Political and Communications as needed

All interns will assist with Annie’s List Fall events, including luncheons, receptions and trainings, as well as have the unique experience of working in politics during an election year.

Overall Requirements

  • An open schedule
  • Strong interest in promoting Democratic women to political power
  • Microsoft Office knowledge
  • Google Drive familiarity
  • Quick to learn

Email info@annieslist.com with your resume and letter of interest before December 31st.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and the internship begins on January 14th.

Piper Stege Nelson

Deputy Director, Annie’s List

512.481.8100 (ofc); 202.812.0554 (cell)

www.annieslist.com

www.facebook.com/AnniesListTX

www.twitter.com/AnniesListTX

NIRMAN International Program in India

December 2nd, 2014

From NIRMAN

Centre for Postcolonial Education

N 1/70 Nagwa, Varanasi 221005, U.P., India

91-923-5401117

www.nirman.info

As we gear up for our 2015 academic semesters of the NIRMAN International Programme in India, I would like to tell you afresh about this opportunity for your students. We offer an Academic Semester,  Academic Year, or Summer Abroad in India, located at the campus of NIRMAN in Varanasi, India, with opportunities to travel to other locations.

NIRMAN’s program has a liberal arts curricula specializing in Anthropology, Education, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Languages & Literatures, Art History, and the Arts. Please look through our brochure on our website at www.nirman.info  for information, or contact us at ask@nirman.info

NIRMAN has a twenty-four year old history as a non-profit organization. It has achieved prestige as a teaching and research centre with quality faculty from the three universities of Varanasi as well as independent scholars. It monitors quality through a tight administrative and pedagogic structure. Its curricula is framed personally by Nita Kumar, scholar of History, Anthropology and Education, together with specialists in different fields. As the Honorary Director of NIRMAN she is involved with supervising the NIRMAN International Programme in India to the last detail.

To date, the NIRMAN International Programme courses have been positively received by students from the Universities of Arizona, Chicago, Michigan, Tulsa, Wisconsin, and Claremont, as well as from Kalamazoo, Lewis & Clark, and Pitzer Colleges, and some colleges and universities in Europe. NIRMAN invites you to join its Semester and Academic year Programs in India with full confidence of tremendous success.

 Success consists of the following: NIRMAN guarantees the personal safety and the intellectual excellence of its students. It is dedicated to their social and emotional well-being and to the program being a highlight in their career.

 Please inform your students of our website and this opportunity. We look forward to hearing from you and to hosting your students. If we can give you any further information, please do not hesitate to contact me or my colleagues, Seema Mehrotra, or Rajat Chourasiya, the associate directors of the program.

Sincerely,

NITA KUMAR                           SEEMA MEHROTRA              RAJAT CHOURASIYA

Honorary Director                        Associate Manager                      Associate Manager

ask@nirman.info                          seemamehro@gmail.com            rajatchourasiya@gmail.com

 

Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Nov. 30 – Dec. 6

December 2nd, 2014

Liberal Arts Career Services – helping liberal arts students go “Beyond the Tower!”

To apply for these opportunities or learn more about these events, check out your BTT Gateway account.

Don’t have an account? Register with LACS to access opportunities and to learn about our events, services and resources.

EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT 

GOLDMAN SACHS – Are you considering a summer 2015 investment banking internship? The 2015 summer internship deadline for Goldman Sachs programs is December 1, 2014. Explore the analyst and securities opportunities in BTT Gateway (see particular job id’s listed below).

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the week of November 30:

Explore BTT Gateway  for details and to apply. If in the list below you see a JOB ID, search the BTT Gateway [Jobs/Internships] tab; if you see a SCHEDULE ID, search the [Interview Schedules/Qualified Schedules] tab. The following are just a sample of the many jobs and internships you will find in BTT Gateway.

  • 11/30 – Mosaic Weighted Blankets, Social Media Intern,  BTT Gateway ID 9233
  • 11/30 – The Progress Group of Insurance Companies, Sales Representative – Inbound Call Center,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9492
  • 11/30 – The Progress Group of Insurance Companies, Customer Service Call Center Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9493
  • 11/30 – Macy’s Inc., Store Management Internship Position,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8821
  • 11/30 – Oracle, Oracle Sales Academy – Sales & Business Development Representative (Austin, TX),  BTT Gateway Job ID 9005
  • 11/30 – Oracle, Oracle Sales Academy – Sales & Business Development Representative (Greater Boston Area)  BTT Gateway Job ID 9006
  • 11/30 – Oracle, Oracle Sales Academy – Sales & Business Development Representative (San Francisco Bay Area),  BTT Gateway Job ID 9007
  • 11/30 – Fox & Brie, Social Media Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9068
  • 11/30 – Ball Corporation, 2015 Controller’s Office Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9469
  • 11/30 – Martinez & Associates, Administrative Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9471
  • 11/30 – Progressive GE, Oil & Gas Sales Trainee,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9473
  • 11/30 – The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, Customer Service Call Center Representative – Bilingual Spanish,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9468
  • 11/30– Chasse Consulting, Business Development Associate,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9439
  • 12/31 – Enterprise Rent A Car, Management Trainee,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8596
  • 12/1 – Goldman Sachs, 2015 Summer Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8550
  • 12/1 – Goldman Sachs, 2015 Securities Division Summer Analyst Internship- New York,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8856
  • 12/1 – Workers Defense Project, AET Education Programs Coordinator,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9293
  • 12/1 – Google, BOLD Intern Program,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9441
  • 12/1 – Google, People Operations Opportunity,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9442
  • 12/1 – Oracle, Associate Sales Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8562
  • 12/1 – ZINK Brand Accessories, Fashion Accessory Brand Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8936
  • 12/1 – Workers Defense Project, AET Education Programs Coordinator,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9293
  • 12/1 – Northwestern Mutual, Financial Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 8719
  • 12/2 – Wells Fargo, Securities Investment Banking Summer Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9479
  • 12/3 – A+ Federal Credit Union, Multiple Positions,  click here for all jobs
  • 12/3 – North Star Resource Group, New Financial Advisor Training Program and Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9487
  • 12/3 – Farmers Insurance Group, Service Marketing Sales Position,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9475
  • 12/3 – Freudigman & Billings, LLC, High School Writing Coach,  BTT Gateway Job ID  9467
  • 12/4 – Signpost, Sales Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9489
  • 12/4 – American Cancer Society, Income Support Specialist,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9490
  • 12/5 – Mexic–Arte Museum, Assistant Registrar,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9494
  • 12/5 – Mexic–Arte Museum, Assistant Registrar,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9494
  • 12/5 – Texas Campaign for the Environment, Community Organizer,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9557
  • 12/5 – Teach for America, Corps Member,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9502
  • 12/5 – Coca Cola Refreshments, Public Affairs & Communications Summer Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9488
  • 12/5 – Schneider, Sales Account Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9507
  • 12/6 – Austin Film Festival, Multiple Internship Opportunities

LACS RESUME POLICY

The first resume you upload to BTT Gateway will be reviewed by a member of LACS for grammar, format, marketing and relevance to help you highlight your experience in a professional format. Please allow up to two business days for the review process, during which you will not be able to submit the resume for jobs or internships in BTT Gateway. If your resume is not approved, we will provide feedback to help you craft a stronger resume. Once your first resume is approved, all subsequent resume uploads will be automatically approved and you will have immediate access to the resume for BTT Gateway applications. Due to the review process, we recommend you upload your resume well in advance of any upcoming deadlines.

Review the LACS Resume Guidelines to learn the criteria for resume approval.

Open Outreach Assistant Position in Sanger Learning Center

November 25th, 2014

Sanger Learning Center is looking to hire three new Outreach Assistants for spring and summer work to continue into the 2015-2016 school year! 

Outreach Assistants facilitate academic skills workshops on a variety of topics for classrooms, residence halls, and student organizations. They also deliver short presentations about Sanger Services and staff resource tables at campus-wide events.

To be considered for this position, you must be willing to attend a weekly training meeting and have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Interested? 

  • Flexible schedule
  • 2 – 6 hours/week
  • Starting pay $11/hr

Submit your resume and cover letter today! Deadline is December 15, 2014.

Contact Tivra Marks (tivra.marks@austin.utexas.edu)

Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program

November 25th, 2014

Nominations are now being accepted for The University of Texas at Austin selection of candidates for the 2015-2016 Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program. Eligible students are in their senior year or are alumni who have graduated within the past academic year and have not yet started graduate studies.

The Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program provides an opportunity for 10-12 students who desire careers in international affairs to have a substantive one-year working experience in Washington, D.C. Junior Fellows provide research assistance to scholars working on Carnegie Endowment programs.

The University of Texas at Austin has been invited to nominate qualified students to be considered for the program. A committee of faculty and staff will review applications and select up to two nominees for the national competition. The Endowment does not accept applications directly from students. The University of Texas at Austin deadline is Monday, December 1, 2014.

http://www.utexas.edu/ugs/uhc/awards/carnegie

Mobile MindBody Lab this Friday, Nov. 21st

November 20th, 2014

The good folks at Counseling and Mental Health are sponsoring a Mobile MindBody Lab in the CLA building Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.

Where: CLA 1.302 (Julius Glickman Conference Center)

When: Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.n.

Come check out their various means of mind-body stress relief! You can learn more about what they offer here:

http://cmhc.utexas.edu/mindbodylab.html

Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Week of 11/23 – 11/29

November 20th, 2014

Liberal Arts Career Services – helping liberal arts students go “Beyond the Tower!”

To apply for these opportunities or learn more about these events, check out your BTT Gateway account.

Don’t have an account? Register with LACS to access opportunities and to learn about our events, services and resources.

EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT 

Opes One Advisors – At Opes One Advisors, we help people grow wealth, preserve wealth, then turn the wealth into income to distribute and enjoy over a lifetime.In working with us, not only do you have access to great financial minds and revolutionary technology, but we house a team of professionals who share a commitment to doing the right thing for our clients, knowing that people matter, while holding ourselves to the highest of standards. Opes One is hiring for Financial Representatives, application deadline 11/26.

EVENT SPOTLIGHT 

UT AUSTIN STARTUP JOB FAIR  (Tomorrow, 11/21!) – Looking for your opportunity to break into Austin’s thriving startup scene? Connect with startups offering internship and full-time opportunities at the fair: Tomorrow, Friday, November 21 | 9a-12p | SAC Ballroom | Open to All Majors | Learn More & RSVP Here

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the week of November 23:

Explore BTT Gateway  for details and to apply. If in the list below you see a JOB ID, search the BTT Gateway [Jobs/Internships] tab; if you see a SCHEDULE ID, search the [Interview Schedules/Qualified Schedules] tab. The following are just a sample of the many jobs and internships you will find in BTT Gateway.

  • 11/24– Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, Summer 2015 Undergraduate Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9508
  • 11/25 – PulsePoint Group, Bilingual Digital Consulting Intern: Japanese & English,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9503
  • 11/25 – PulsePoint Group, Multiple Positions
  • 11/25 – SXSW, Sponsorship Social Media/Web Content & Client Services Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9505
  • 11/26 – Opes One Advisors, Financial Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9434
  • 11/26 – Southern Careers Institute, Admissions Representative,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9436
  • 11/27 – Uloop News, Writer/Contributor,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9156
  • 11/27 – Chasse Consulting, Graphic Design Internship,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9443
  • 11/28 – PLS Logistics Services, Account Executive Trainee Houston,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9073
  • 11/28 – PLS Logistics Services, Account Executive Trainee Dallas,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9074
  • 11/28 – Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Multiple Positions,  click here for all job postings
  • 11/28 – Children’s Defense Fund Texas, Spring Policy Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9461
  • 11/28 – AVODAH, Corps Member,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9462
  • 11/28 – Responsive Education Solutions, Special Education Aide,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9445
  • 11/28 – AT&T, Customer Specialist,  BTT Gateway ID 9048
  • 11/28 – Texas Impact, Community Engagement Specialist,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9457
  • 11/29 – AlixPartners, Financial Advisory Services Vice President-Dallas,  BTT Gateway Job ID 9466

LACS RESUME POLICY

The first resume you upload to BTT Gateway will be reviewed by a member of LACS for grammar, format, marketing and relevance to help you highlight your experience in a professional format. Please allow up to two business days for the review process, during which you will not be able to submit the resume for jobs or internships in BTT Gateway. If your resume is not approved, we will provide feedback to help you craft a stronger resume. Once your first resume is approved, all subsequent resume uploads will be automatically approved and you will have immediate access to the resume for BTT Gateway applications. Due to the review process, we recommend you upload your resume well in advance of any upcoming deadlines.

Review the LACS Resume Guidelines to learn the criteria for resume approval.

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships

November 20th, 2014

The applications for the 2015-2016 David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are now available at www.borenawards.org. Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.

Boren Scholars and Fellows represent a variety of academic backgrounds, but all are interested in studying less commonly taught languages, including but not limited to Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Swahili. As part of the African Languages Initiative, Boren Award applicants have the opportunity to further their study of Akan/Twi, French, Portuguese, Swahili, Wolof, or Zulu. For a complete list of languages, visit our website.

Undergraduate students can receive up to $20,000 for an academic year’s study abroad and graduate students up to $30,000 for language study and international research. In exchange for funding, recipients commit to working in the federal government for a minimum of one year.

National Application Deadlines

Boren Fellowship: January 27, 2015

Boren Scholarship: February 4, 2015*

*Many institutions have an earlier on-campus deadline. Visit our website for information about your campus deadline and Boren campus representative.

For more information about the Boren Awards, to register for one of our upcoming webinars, and to access the on-line application, please visit www.borenawards.org. You can also contact the Boren Awards staff at boren@iie.org or 1-800-618-NSEP with questions.

The Boren Awards are initiatives of the National Security Education Program (NSEP) and are administered by the Institute of International Education.

Tineka Lebrun

Boren Outreach Officer

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships
Institute of International Education (IIE)

1400 K Street NW, 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20005

Phone +1.202.326.7733| Fax +1.202.326.7672

tlebrun@iie.org | www.iie.org

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UT Scholarship for First-Generation Students: Apply by Dec. 1st!

November 20th, 2014

If you would like to apply for a $3,000 UT Austin scholarship to study abroad between fall 2015 and summer 2017, the deadline to apply to the First Abroad Scholarship is DECEMBER 1, 2014.

Attend the workshop for application tips:

First Abroad Application Workshop

When: Monday, November 24 from 4-5pm

Where: BUR 116

Description: Calling all first-generation college students with less than 60 hours earned at UT. Join us for tips on how to win this year’s First Abroad Scholarship for $3,000. The application is simple, no recommendations are required, and you can select your study abroad program AFTER you win the award! The deadline to apply is December 1, 2014. Recipients have up to two academic years to select a program and participate. For example, students are awarded in February 2015 and may use the scholarship any term between fall 2015 and summer 2017. Link to application: http://world.utexas.edu/abroad/funding/scholarships/planning