Career Center Weekly Update

April 4, 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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Reasons to apply early:

  • You are planning to apply to Teach For America’s 2017 corps and you want the certainty of having an early confirmed offer.
  • You are interested in accessing unique leadership development opportunities available to early admitted applicants during your senior year.
  • You have a summer internship that may lead to a full-time job offer, and you’d like to consider that position and TFA on the same timeline.
  • You want to know if TFA is a post-grad option before you consider other opportunities during the fall job recruitment season.
  • You won’t be able to apply during your final year because you’ll have a conflict with our admissions timeline.

Want to connect with your campus recruiter? CLICK HERE

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Goldman Sachs 2016 Undergraduate Camp

DATES: May 23–25, 2016

LOCATION: Goldman Sachs New York City area or Salt Lake City office


The Goldman Sachs Undergraduate Camp is a three-day program for undergraduate freshmen or sophomores who are black, Hispanic/Latino and/or Native American from any academic background that will provide insight and exposure to the people, divisions, and offices at the firm.

Through interactive sessions designed to teach, challenge, and inspire, attendees will have the opportunity to explore the different career paths at the firm and build meaningful relationships with each other and Goldman Sachs professionals.

The program will be hosted simultaneously in the New York City area and Salt Lake City offices.

Eligible students should be:

  • Current undergraduate freshmen or sophomores
  • Black, Hispanic/Latino, and/or Native American

To complete your application:

  1. Visit our events portal and select ‘May’ under Event Month to submit an application for the ‘Goldman Sachs 2016 Undergraduate Camp’
  2. Complete 100% of your candidate profile
  3. Select a single preferred location (New York City area or Salt Lake City) through the “Inbox Task”
Please note Goldman Sachs will provide domestic travel within the U.S. and hotel accommodations.

Clarke County Substitute Teacher Training

3 - 6 p.m., David C. Barrow Elementary - 100 Pinecrest Dr., Athens, GA 30606

The Clarke County School District will hold a substitute teacher training that qualifies you to work as a substitute teacher in Clarke County schools. All majors are welcome. Participants must be 21 years old, hold a high school diploma or GED, and meet citizenship, residency or work VISA requirements. Learn more.

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SEC/ACC Virtual Career Fair - Register now!

April 5th and 6th

Students and alumni, meet recruiters live's easy and efficient!

Full-time, Internship and Co-op jobs - ALL MAJORS invited


*Chance to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card

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Explore Lab - Exploring Majors Workshop*

Tuesday, April 5th

3:30 - 5:00pm

Clark Howell Hall, Room 246 (Computer Lab)

*Open to first and second year students only

Careers in Freelance Communications

Tuesday, April 5th

6:00 - 7:30pm

MLC 148

Health Professionals in a COE World (Alumni Panel)

Wednesday, April 6th

5:30 - 7:00pm

Ramsey 215

Terry Panel: Beyond the Hedges: Starting off on the Right Foot*

Wednesday, April 6th


Sanford 313

*This event is part of the Arch Ready Certificate: Terry Edition ONLY.

FACS Bridge Program #4

Thursday, April 7th


Dawson 116

Budgeting and Money Management

Monday, April 11th


MLC 148

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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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Career Center FAQ's

by Suzanne Voigt, Career Consultant for Undecided, Ecology and Fine Arts Students

Have you heard about the UGA Career Center and initially thought, “I wonder what they do there?” Well, let me share some information with you so that you will have a better understanding of what the Career Center is all about. Here are some frequently asked questions from students…

Read the entire article on the Career Center blog!

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May’16 Graduates, if you have secured employment or been accepted into a graduate program after graduating from UGA, please let us know and be entered for a chance to win an Apple Watch!

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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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