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, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan and Urdu

New this year! SASLI will be offering Third-Year Hindi and Third-Year Urdu in addition to the elementary and intermediate level courses. All other classes will be offered at the elementary and intermediate levels only.

Applications for Summer 2016 are now being accepted. The summer 2016 program will run from June 13 – August 5.

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 13, 2016

3)  FLAS Fellowships, deadline February 15, 2016

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 as soon as possible, as faculty hiring is based on student interest. 

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

We look forward to your application!

South Asia Summer Language Institute

B488 Medical Sciences Center

1300 University Avenue

Madison, WI 53706-1532

608.261.1194

Are You Eligible for Work Study Funding for Spring?

The History department is looking for a few Work Study students to work in History Advising (GAR 1.140) and Classics & Philosophy Advising (WAG 313)

Work study funding would be part of your financial aid package for spring — you might have to ask them about it.

If you (or a friend in another major) are eligible, want to work with great people AND help nice students, please

Send me:

  1. Name
  2. UTEID
  3. a copy of the email/letter showing the award for work study funding.
  4. a resume, if you have it

(You can also bring it to our office.)

history-advisors@utlists.utexas.edu               OR               scs@austin.utexas.edu

History Advising Office Classics and Philosophy Advising Office

Tom Griffith, Michael Schmidt, Nancy SutherlandSusan Somers

GAR 1.140 WAG 313

Mon – Friday 9 am-noon and 1-4 pm

Liberal Arts Career Services Update for the week of Dec. 3 through Jan. 31, 2016

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!

Winter Job Posting Schedule: We will continue to post new jobs until the office closes on December 22. When the office reopens on January 4 we will process all jobs posted during the break, and continue clearing jobs on a regular schedule.

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

BTTG APPLICATION DEADLINES for the weeks of December 3 – January 31

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 2015

  • 12/3 – Medix, Entry Level Recruiter, BTT Gateway Job ID 11162
  • 12/4 – EmployStats, Social Media Coordinator, BTT Gateway Job ID 11181
  • 12/4 – Annies’s List, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11182
  • 12/6 – Gerson Lehrman Group, Senior Associate Program Summer 2016, BTT Gateway Job ID 11185
  • 12/6 – Gerson Lehrman Group, Research Intern Summer 2016, BTT Gateway Job ID 11186
  • 12/6 – Gerson Lehrman Group, Events Internship Summer 2016, BTT Gateway Job ID 11187
  • 12/8 – Mu Sigma Inc, Associate/Engagement Manager, BTT Gateway Job ID 10932
  • 12/11 – AXA Advisors, LLC, Financial Advisor, BTT Gateway Job ID 11152
  • 12/12 – LawnStarter, Customer Experience Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11209
  • 12/14 – Coca-Cola, Public Affairs and Communications Summer Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11243
  • 12/16 – GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group), North America Recruiting Associate, BTT Gateway Job ID 11173
  • 12/16 – Thinkery Austin, Various Spring Internships, BTT Gateway Job ID 11212
  • 12/16 – Hill + Knowlton Strategies, Public Relations Spring Fellowship, BTT Gateway Job
  • ID 11248
  • 12/16 – Schneider, Sales Account Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 11216
  • 12/18 – Strive Logistics, Carrier Sales Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 11237
  • 12/18 – Foresters Financial, Financial Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 11236
  • 12/19 – Emler Swim School, Management, BTT Gateway Job ID 10681
  • 12/19 – National Security Agency (NSA), Language Analyst, BTT Gateway Job ID 10979
  • 12/21 – Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc., Technical Writer, BTT Gateway Job ID 11184
  • 12/22 – Make-A-Wish America, Accounting Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11095
  • 12/25 – Gap International, Linguist for Business Application and Consulting, BTT Gateway Job ID 11258
  • 12/25 – Texas Mutual Insurance Company, Bilingual Claims Adjuster Trainee, BTT Gateway Job ID 11261
  • 12/30 – Silicon Valley Bank, 2016 Associate Development Program, BTT Gateway Job ID 10936
  • 12/30 – WorldRelay, Inc., 2016 Election Coverage Team Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11269
  • 12/30 – American Cancer Society, Cancer Information Specialist, BTT Gateway Job ID 11263
  • 12/31 – Focused Advocacy, Policy Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10961
  • 12/31 – SHI International, Inside Sales Account Executive, BTT Gateway Job ID 11164
  • 12/31 – Office of the Governor, Texas Governors Fellowship Program, BTT Gateway Job ID 11127
  • 12/31 – Texas Natural Gas Foundation, Social Media Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11220
  • 12/31 – United Airlines, Flight Attendant, BTT Gateway Job ID 10530
  • 12/31  – Austin Film Festival, Operations Intern, BTT Gateway Job ID 10333
  • 12/31 – Austin Film Festival, Film Department Intern, BTT Gateway Job ID 10339
  • 12/31 – Carousel Industries, Sales Associate, BTT Gateway Job ID 9946
  • 12/31 – Post Properties, Leasing Consultant, BTT Gateway Job ID 10717
  • 12/31 – Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau, Sales Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10733
  • 12/31 – Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10772
  • 12/31 – Great Hearts Academies, K-5 Teacher, BTT Gateway Job ID 10838
  • 12/31 – Breakthrough Austin, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10825
  • 12/31 – Neill-Cochran House Museum, Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10841
  • 12/31 – W2O Group, MDigitalLife Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10866
  • 12/31 – TransPerfect Translations, Account Manager,  BTT Gateway Job ID 10847
  • 12/31 – Imagenet Consulting, Document Solutions Consultant, BTT Gateway Job ID 11120
  • 12/31 – Marathon Kids, Development Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11124
  • 12/31 – Aon Corporation, Health & Benefits Specialist, BTT Gateway Job ID 11143
  • 12/31 – A+ Federal Credit Union, Lending Support Representative, BTT Gateway Job ID 11192
  • 12/31 – A + Federal Credit Union, Contact Center Consultant, BTT Gateway Job ID 11193
  • 12/31 – A + Federal Credit Union, Member Services Officer, BTT Gateway Job ID 11194
  • 12/31 – Center for Autism and Related Disorder C.A.R.D., Behavior Therapist I,BTT Gateway Job ID 11060
  • 12/31 – RidgeOak Living Community, Direct Support Professional, BTT Gateway Job ID 11203
  • 12/31 – IQLOGG INC, Junior Business Analyst,  BTT Gateway Job ID 11254

January 2016 

  • 1/1 – Amazon.com, Operations Team Leader, BTT Gateway Job ID 11039
  • 1/1 – Amazon.com, Operations Team Leader Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 11041
  • 1/1 – Hill + Knowlton Strategies, Video Content Producer Fellow,  BTT Gateway Job ID 11249
  • 1/1 – Conley Rose P.C., Intellectual Property Trainee, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11280
  • 1/4 –  Project Vote Smart, Spring 2016 Legislative Research Internship, BTT Gateway Job ID 10666
  • 1/8 – Compton & Wendler, P.C., Consultant, BTT Gateway Job ID 11253
  • 1/11 – Northwestern Mutual, Financial Advisor, BTT Gateway Job ID 11174
  • 1/11 – Explore Horizons, Assistant Director, BTT Gateway Job ID 11213
  • 1/15 – Marathon Kids, Programs Internship, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11281
  • 1/29 – CDW, Sales, BTT Gateway Job ID 11156
  • 1/29 – AISD AmeriCorps, Instructional Specialist, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11285
  • 1/29 – AISD AmeriCorps, Math/ELA Success Tutor, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11286
  • 1/30 – Houston Police Department, Police Officer, BTT Gateway Job ID 11144

EVENTS for the weeks of December 3 – January 31

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

  • 1/14 – Job Search Boot Camp, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, CLA 1.302E
  • 1/27 – Center for Autism and Related Disorders Information Session, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, MEZ 1.208

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.