Career Center Weekly Update

February 8, 2016

UGA Career Center

APPOINTMENTS: Call (706) 542-3375. No appointments are scheduled via email.

WALK-IN HOURS: 12-2pm, Monday-Friday in the Career Center computer lab.

SATELLITE HOURS: Click on your Career Consultant's name to see when they are coming close to you!

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Programs this week:

Journalism and Mass Communication Career Day Prep Workshop

Tuesday, February 9th

6:00 - 7:30pm

MLC 148

Explore Lab - Exploring Majors Workshop*

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
2:30 - 4:00 pm

Clark Howell Hall, Room 246 Computer Lab

*Open to first and second year students only

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The University of Georgia Career Center

The Career Center can help you with:

  • Choosing a major/career
  • Resume writing
  • Interviewing
  • Getting into graduate school/finding a job
& anything else career-related!

FOR APPOINTMENTS: call 706-542-3375. No appointments are scheduled via email.

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Good Reads

How to stand out after a Career Fair

by Deborah Kang, Graduate Assistant, UGA Career Center

Congratulations! You updated your resume, dressed up, prepared your elevator speech and mastered the art of small talk with recruiters and employers. It took hard work and now the Career Fair has come and gone.

Now that you have connected with the recruiters and passed out your resume, you may be scratching your head asking, “What’s next?”

Read the entire article on our Career Center blog!

Why critics are wrong about liberal arts degrees

From Fortune

Time to debunk some myths.

For the last time: No, earning a degree in English, philosophy, art history, name-your-humanities-disciplinewill not condemn you to a lifetime of unemployment and poverty.

Read the entire article on

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Meet Your Career Consultant

Click Here to identify your Career Consultant. Click on their name to learn more about their backgrounds, walk-in hours & satellite hours.

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* All University of Georgia Career Center sponsored events are for UGA students and alumni only.

* The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people with disabilities and will provide accommodations if notified in advance. To request accommodations please contact us at 706-542-3375.

* To help ensure a pleasant & productive environment for all participants, please follow these guidelines:

1. Respect all participants (employers, job seekers, & staff).

2. Appropriate attire is required and is determined by event. Some events require Professional or Business Attire.

3. For safety reasons, the doorways to the event (inside & out) & the surrounding areas must be kept clear at all times.

4. Participants are expected to cooperate with all reasonable requests made by members of the staff & all reasonable requests of any person acting in an official capacity as a representative of the participating institutions.

5. If questions or concerns arise during the event, please contact a member of the Career Center staff for assistance.


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