Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Week of Feb. 27 – March 5

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:  https://www.myinterfase.com/lacs/student/

Don’t have an account? Register with LACS to access opportunities and to learn about our events, services and resources: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/lacs/services/connections/btt

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Want GIS experience? Check out the GIS Mapping Internship at Hunted Consolidated, Job ID 4919 (application deadline: 3/4).

Have you ever considered a year-long internship in Pakistan, Kenya, Egypt or Tanzania? Attend the Aga Khan University International Internship Programme info session to learn how to make that happen. February 28, 5-6 PM, BEN 1.108.

Are you an entrepreneur – or do you want to be one? Don’t miss the RISE University Day on 3/5! This is a free one-day conference for university entrepreneurs of all types and stages, providing a forum where students can exchange ideas that inspire the entrepreneurial spirit.  RSVP required, space is limited: https://www.riseglobal.org/programs/rise-university

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the week of February 27th:

Search these Job or Schedule IDs in BTT Gateway for details and to apply, https://www.myinterfase.com/lacs/student/

The following are just a sample of the many jobs and internships you will find in BTT Gateway!

2/28 – Technical Risk Underwriters, Risk Analyst:  Application Deadline, Job ID 4868

2/28 – Houston Internship Protocol Alliance, Internship: Application Deadline, Job ID 4527

3/1 – Horizon Wind Energy, Environmental Affairs Summer Analyst: Application Deadline, Job ID 4925

3/1 – Turner Broadcasting System, Trainee Team Program: Application Deadline., Job ID 4522

3/4 – Hunted Consolidated, GIS Mapping Intern,: Application Deadline, Job ID 4919

EVENTS for the week of February 27th:

Details available under “Career Events” in BTT Gateway, https://www.myinterfase.com/lacs/student/

2/28 – Aga Khan University International Internship, Information Session: From 5-6 p.m. in BEN 1.108. Come learn more about a year-long internship experience in South or Central Asia, the Middle East, or eastern Africa!

3/1 – Baylor Teacher Job Fair – From 10 a.m.-noon at Baylor University: Cashion Academic Center, Hankamer School of Business, 5th Floor. Business Casual attire required.

3/1 – Disney College Program, Information Session:  From 5-6 p.m. in BUR 112.  Come learn more about this unique internship program located in California or Florida!

3/1 – E. & J. Gallo Winery, Information Session:  From 5-6 p.m. in GAR 2.128.  Come learn more about E. & J. Gallo Winery’s Sales Management Development Program (Job ID 4900)!

3/1 – Teaching English Abroad, Workshop:  From 5-6:15 p.m. in Jester A-115.  Learn about the EFL/ESL teaching profession from professionals in the field!  RSVP required, space is limited: http://bit.ly/eCOcJF

3/2 – Disney College Program, Information Session:  From noon-1 p.m. in CAL 221.  Come learn more about this unique internship program located in California or Florida!

3/2 – Health Professionals Fair From 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Texas Union Ballroom. Attend this fair to find information about exciting opportunities in the health field.

3/3 – Kinesiology and Health Education Job & Internship Fair From 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Belmont 528.  Attend this fair to find information on health-related jobs and internship opportunities with organizations from all areas of Austin.

3/3 – Deloitte: Women in Technology, Information Session:  From 5:30-7 p.m. in MEZ 2.124.  Come learn more about career opportunities in technology consulting!  Attire: Business Casual.  Limited space so RSVP at http://tiny.cc/DeloitteWIT

3/5 – RISE University Day, Conference:  All day event in the UTC building.  Attend this free one-day conference for university entrepreneurs of all types and stages.  Register here, space is limited: https://www.riseglobal.org/programs/rise-university

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: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/lacs/services/coaching/resumes/BTTG-ResumeApproval

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop at the Undergraduate Writing Center

Want to make those resumes and cover letters shine? Register for the Undergraduate Writing Center’s (UWC) Undergraduate Professional Development Workshop.

Learn how to find and apply for jobs from our speaker panel of communications and writing professionals, and work with our professional writing coaches to maximize your resumes, cover letters, and personal statements.

Visit http://undergraduatewritingcenter.wufoo.com/forms/undergraduate-professional-development-workshop/ to register. Email elizabethSgoins@gmail.com with questions.

Time: Friday, February 25 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Location: Undergraduate Writing Center (FAC 211)

Admission: Free to undergraduate students