Attention Graduates!

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from the Department of Asian Studies at The University of Texas at Austin!  In recognition of your achievement, we invite you and any family members attending commencement to a reception at the Department of Asian Studies.

Date: Thursday, May 17th

Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Where: Meyerson Conference Room, W.C. Hogg 4.118

R.S.V.P. with the number of attendees by Monday May 7, to Joni Carpenter, Senior Academic Advisor for Asian Studies, at or (512)475-6027.

Light food and refreshments will be served. 

We hope this will be a special time to introduce your family to the professors you have studied with during your college education.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Week of April 30th – May 5th

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.


The Sierra Club, Lone Star Chapter: Located in Austin, the Lone Star Chapter’s State Conservation Office serves Sierrans as their grassroots communications center. We also provide Sierrans with a full time professional activist staff employed to represent Sierrans as we fight at the state level to protect and conserve Texas’ diverse and valuable natural heritage.

Sierra Club Opportunities: The Sierra Club is currently hiring for Summer 2012 Interns! See more information in your BTT Gateway account via Job ID 6038. The deadline to apply is this Friday, April 27, by 4 pm.


Internship Course Credit  Are you participating in an internship this summer or next fall? Make the most of the experience, and earn academic credit!  Read More…

* The Liberal Arts Entrepreneur Course  Thinking about starting a business? If so, consider applying to LA 325: The Liberal Arts Entrepreneur. This course is designed to help you build your business idea into a business plan.  Read More…

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the week of April 29th: 

Search these Job or Schedule IDs in BTT Gateway for details and to apply.

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

4/30 – Brooksource, Sales Executive & Corporate Recruiter: Job IDs 5765 & 5766

4/30 – A*Med Healthcare, Community Relations Coordinator: Job ID 6032

4/30 – LeighFisher, Entry Level Federal Practice Consultant: Job ID 5965

4/30 – Office of the Attorney General – Texas (Child Support Division), Case Initiation Intern: Job ID 6063

4/30 – City Year San Antonio, Corps Member: Job ID 5425

5/1 – National Park Service – Rocky Mountain, Fall Internship Rocky Mountain Park: Job ID 5695

5/1 – Yoga Journal, Web Intern: Job ID 5512

5/1 – Medical Institute for Sexual Health, Internships: Job ID 5503

5/1 – Direct Action Research and Training Center (DART), Community Organizer for Social Change: Job ID 5381

5/2 – Congressional Campaign for Justin Hewlett, Canvasser: Job ID 6062

5/3 – Vertive, Public Relations Intern: Job ID 6064

5/4 – UT School of Law – Immigration Clinic, Undergraduate Intern: Job ID 6051

5/4 – Children of Nations, Development Intern: Job ID 6050

5/4 – US Dept of Homeland Security, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center College Intern Program: Job ID 5381


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.