Social Science Career News

The UGA Career Center - Spring 2016- Feb. 5

Greetings, From Your Career Consultant!

Happy February, Everyone!

I hope you'll find time to spread joy and love to one another at some point this month! Or, if you're not interested, to at least take yourself out for a nice meal--you deserve it.

This newsletter is filled with upcoming events and some highlighted jobs. Let's get to it, class of 2016!

In This Report

  • Spring Drop-In Hours
  • Walk-In Hours
  • Upcoming Events
  • Job, Career, & Graduate School Opportunities
Meet With Brittany

Schedule an appointment with me by calling 706-542-3375. I can help with resume writing, personal statements, cover letters, job search strategies, and more! Or, join me at Drop In hours (no appointment necessary)!

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*Dates Subject To Change*

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Career Center Walk-In Hours

Career Center Computer Lab
Monday-Friday (unless otherwise indicated)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Brittany typically hosts Friday walk-Ins.

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Upcoming Career Center Programs

Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop***

Feb. 8


MLC 267

Networking 101

Feb. 16


MLC 150

Careers in Nonprofit

Feb. 18


MLC 148

***RSVP Required: *Register Here*

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Get Arch Ready

Join us this Spring for the Arch Ready Professionalism Certificate series. To get the certificate, you must attend a minimum of 5 programs and complete the required surveys. Click *here* to learn more about the series.

The following programs may be of interest to you and are a snippet of the series:

  • Writing Personal Statements
  • What to do with a Gap Year (or Two)
  • 10 Ways to Market Your Liberal Arts Degree

*The Arch Ready series is open to all students, class years, and majors*

Brittany's Bio

Brittany joined the University of Georgia Career Center team in July 2015 as the Social Science Career Consultant. Before coming to Georgia, Brittany obtained her B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from Hampshire College and holds Master's degree from Teachers College, Columbia University in Sociology of Education. She has previously served in Student Affairs capacities in higher education, namely Student Activities and Residence Life. Brittany is currently pursuing her PhD in College Student Affairs Administration (Counseling and Student Personnel Services) at the University of Georgia. When not resolving student career concerns and studying, you can find her glued to an episode of The West Wing, Bones, or Grey's Anatomy. She is delighted to serve Social Science students in Franklin.