Spring 2014 Career Courses for Liberal Arts Majors

Are you participating in an internship this spring? 

Are you thinking of starting a business? 

If so, consider the following LACS career courses to make the most of your experience and goals.

Internship Courses: LA 320wb (#30315) & LA 110wb (#30305)

These courses are web-based. See eligibility requirements above.

Full Details

The Liberal Arts Entrepreneur: LA 325 (#30325, Tuesdays 3:30 – 6:30 PM in FAC 18)

LACS is offering this three-credit, upper-division course designed to help you use your creativity, innovative ideas, and skills to create an entrepreneurial business. By the end of the course you will have a fully developed launch-ready business plan.  Whether you choose to immediately embark on your entrepreneurial career is up to you.

Full Details

Thank you,

Liberal Arts Career Services | The University of Texas at Austin

FAC 18 | ph 512.471.7900 | fx 512.471.7903

lacs@austin.utexas.edu | http://www.utexas.edu/cola/orgs/lacs/

Liberal Arts Career Services Update for Weeks of 12/8 – 1/8

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.

WINTER EVENTS

Job Search Training In January  Get a jump start on the spring! We are offering two webinars for those of you who might still be home the week before classes, followed by an in-person workshop on the Friday before classes. These events require an RSVP. 1/7 LinkedIn Webinar from 12-1p, 1/8 Resume Webinar from 12-1p and 1/10 Job Search Boot Camp from 12-2p. Explore these events and access the RSVP details [HERE].

APPLICATION DEADLINES for the weeks of December 8 – 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.

  • 12/6 – Children’s Defense Fund Texas, Policy Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 7666
  • 12/6 – Oracle, Associate Sales Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 7434
  • 12/6 – YWCA, Youth Specialist, BTT Gateway Job ID 7661
  • 12/6 – Accenture, Accenture Management Consulting Development Program Analyst Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 7698
  • 12/6 – GSD&M, Great Communicator, BTT Gateway Job ID 7699
  • 12/7 – Vista Equity Partners, Recruiter, BTT Gateway Job ID 7664
  • 12/7 – Gerson Lehrman Group, Research Internship – Spring 2014, BTT Gateway Job ID 7663
  • 12/9 – Goldman Sachs, July 2014 Operations Division Full Time Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 7713
  • 12/9 – Goldman Sachs, February 2014 Operations Division Full Time Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 7712
  • 12/10 – Office of U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 7618
  • 12/13 – Great Basin Institute / Nevada Conservation Corps, AmeriCorps Crew Leader, BTT Gateway Job ID 7668
  • 12/13 – Medix Staffing Solutions, Recruiting Resource Coordinator – Dallas, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7687
  • 12/13 – Medix Staffing Solutions, Entry Level Recruiter into Sales Opportunity – Dallas & Houston, BTT Gateway Job ID 7686
  • 12/14 – Office of State Representative Dawnna Dukes, Legislative Internship – Spring, BTT Gateway Job ID 7677
  • 12/15 – DoStuff Media, LLC, Customer Operations/Marketing Development Intern,  BTT Gateway Job ID 7695
  • 12/15 – Catalyst, Marketing Intern, BTT Gateway Job ID 7719
  • 12/16 – YNN Austin/Time Warner Cable, YNN Austin Internship – Spring 2014, BTT Gateway Job ID 7625
  • 12/18 – Liberty Mutual Insurance, Associate Business Analyst – Commercial Insurance – Houston, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7681
  • 12/19 – Ben Barnes Group, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 7689
  • 12/20 – Celebrate Austin, Intern for Publishing Company, BTT Gateway Job ID 6442
  • 12/20 – Baselice & Associates, Inc, Research Assistant, BTT Gateway Job ID 7694
  • 12/20 – Google, SMB Sales and Services, BTT Gateway Job ID 7683
  • 12/20 – Google, Product Quality Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 7684
  • 12/20 – Google, People Operations Roles, BTT Gateway Job ID 7685
  • 12/21 – TexPIRG, Program Associate, BTT Gateway Job ID 7696
  • 12/21 – First Investors Corporation, Financial Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 7715
  • 12/25 – Financial Process Group, Financial Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 7705
  • 12/31 – CDW, Entry Level Sales – Account Manager, BTT Gateway Job ID 6476
  • 12/31 – Thrivent Financial, Financial Advisor Position, BTT Gateway Job ID 6706
  • 12/31 – Randstad Healthcare, Recruiter Position, BTT Gateway Job ID 6789
  • 12/31 – SHI International Corporation, SHI International Corporation, BTT Gateway Job ID 7177
  • 12/31 – Yodle, Sales Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 6589
  • 12/31 – Yodle, Sales Development Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 6590
  • 12/31 – Alex & Red, Research and Knowledge Management Associate, BTT Gateway Job ID 7502
  • 12/31 –  AXA Advisors, LLC, Financial Advisor (Various Cities), BTT Gateway Job ID 7478
  • 12/31 – Fahrenheit Marketing, Winter-Spring 2014 Content Development Intern, BTT Gateway Job ID 7660
  • 12/31 – Deloitte, Touche, Tohmatsu, Tax Consultant (Transfer Pricing), BTT Gateway Job ID 7693
  • 12/31 – World Bank, World Bank Junior Professional Associate, BTT Gateway Job ID 4427
  • 1/1 – Facebook, User Operations Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 7675
  • 1/3 – North Star Resource Group, Financial Advisor (South Branch-Bell Division), BTT Gateway Job ID 7656
  • 1/5 – Morgan Stanley, 2014 Finance Summer Analyst Program, BTT Gateway Job ID 7621
  • 1/8 – Morgan Stanley, 2014 Equity Research Junior Summer Associate, BTT Gateway 7566
  • 1/11 – The Austin Winery, Winery Operations Assistant Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 7673
  • 1/12 – Black Rock, Inc., 2014 Summer Internship Opportunities, BTT Gateway Job ID 7704
  • 1/15 – The White House, Summer 2014 White House Internship Program, BTT Gateway 7654
  • 1/15 – Teaching Assistant Program in France, Teaching Assistant in France 2014-2015,BTT Gateway Job ID 7604
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Technical Careers-College Station, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7394
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Customer and Product Support Careers-College Station, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7395
  • 1/15 –  The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Technical Careers-Houston, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7396
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Marketing/Communications Careers-Houston, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7397
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Customer and Product Support Careers-Houston, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7398
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Marketing/Communications Careers-College Station, TX, BTT Gateway Job ID 7399
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Outside Sales Account Manager Trainee (Entry Level), BTT Gateway Job ID 7400
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Software Developer, BTT Gateway Job ID 7401
  • 1/15 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Outside Sales Intern, BTT Gateway Job ID 7594
  • 1/15 – Fidelity Management & Research Co., Quantitative Equity Research Associate Internship, BTT Gateway Schedule ID 495
  • 1/18 – The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, Sales Careers, BTT Gateway Job ID 7261

EVENTS for the week of December 8 – January 18: 

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

  • 12/5 – Longhorn Startup Demo Day with Mark Cuban and Cotter Cunningham, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium
  • 12/6 – CBS Radio Dallas Internship Orientation Day, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, 10th Floor 4131 N. Central Expwy, Ste 1000, Dallas, TX 75204
  • 1/7 – LinkedIn Basics Webinar, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, RSVP in your BTT Gateway account
  • 1/8 – Resume Webinar, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, RSVP in your BTT Gateway account
  • 1/10 – Job Search Boot Camp, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, PAR 1

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.

Learn a South Asian language this summer!

The South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI) based at the University of Wisconsin – Madison is offering intensive summer courses in the following South Asian languages: Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Pashto, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan and Urdu. Applications for Summer 2014 are now being accepted.

Funding

There are three funding options available to students:

1)      $1000 Fee Remissions, indicate interest when submitting the SASLI online application

2)      SASLI Half and Full Remissions, deadline March 15, 2014

3)      FLAS Fellowships, deadline February 15, 2014

Further information about funding and the SASLI FLAS and Half/Full Fee Remission applications can be found on the SASLI website at: http://sasli.wisc.edu/funding.html

Apply to SASLI

Instructions for submitting a complete application packet and the SASLI web application can be found on the SASLI website at http://sasli.wisc.edu/apply.html. Please apply or encourage your students to apply as soon as possible, as faculty hiring is based on student interest. 

Any questions can be addressed to Anne Naparstek, by phone at (608) 261-1194 or by e-mail at sasli@southasia.wisc.edu 

We look forward to your applications!

South Asia Summer Language Institute

B488 Medical Sciences Center

1300 University Avenue

Madison, WI 53706-1532

608.261.1194

sasli.wisc.edu