Social Science Career News

The UGA Career Center - Spring 2016- UPDATED January 21

Greetings, From Your Career Consultant!

Happy New Year & Spring semester


I hope you all had an enjoyable winter break and are acclimating comfortably this semester. I have quite a bit of news and announcements, namely the Spring Career Fair, a specific job for Geography majors, and more.


***Reminder: Social Science Drop-In hours have begun.

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'm here to help with resume writing, personal statements, cover letters, job search strategies, interviewing, applying to graduate school and more! Or, join me at Drop In hours!

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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

Job and Internship Searching Overview

Monday, Jan. 25

5-6 p.m.

MLC 248


General Career Center Resume Critique Days

Jan. 26-28, Feb. 1

Tate Grand Hall


Spring Career Fair

Feb. 3

11:30-4:30

The Classic Center

***RSVP Required: *Register Here*

MarketSource--Alpharetta

MarketSource--Alpharetta is looking for rising Seniors or graduate students in GIS (Geographic Information System) for their summer program beginning early June. To learn more or to apply for this opportunity, visit *DawgLink* for posting ID#73288.

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*

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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.