Grady Career News

Grady College Student Newsletter

Greetings from the Grady Career Consultant

Congratulations, everyone! The end of the semester is here!

I've included a few final bits of information that I thought you all would like to know. There are still opportunities to find positions for the summer and there is an upcoming career fair, for any seniors who are still job-searching.

As always, feel free to contact me with any questions!

In This Report

1. Congrats, seniors!

2. Share Your Thoughts on Career Center Events

3. DawgLink Job Postings

4. Alumni Career Fair

5. Make an Appointment with Samantha

Congratulations, seniors!

The UGA Career Center and I are so proud of you and everything that you all have accomplished. As a UGA alum, you are still able to utilize our services. Should you ever need help with anything career-related, please don't hesitate to reach out.

We would love to know what your post-grad plans are. Please fill out the UGA Career Center's Career Outcomes Survey below. We use this data (no names are used) to do things like share what our students with certain degrees are doing with incoming freshmen and pre-Grady students.

If you do participate in the survey, you will be entered to win a free iPad Mini! The Class of 2014 iPad winner is a Grady grad! Fill out the survey here.

Grady College-Career Center Survey

In order to provide the best programs for Grady students next year, the Career Center would like to hear your thoughts on what you'd like to learn more about! Please fill out the brief survey here:

Check DAWGlink for Job Postings!

It's not too late to find a summer internship, part-time job or even a full-time opportunity! Check DAWGlink for a ton of postings from a variety of employers looking for UGA students and alumni to fill a wide range of positions at all levels.

UGA Alumni Career Fair

Wed., June 10

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy.

Duluth, Ga.

All UGA alumni (this includes recent grads!) are welcome to come out and network with employers seeking entry-level, as well as seasoned, candidates. Make sure to dress professionally and bring copies of your resume!

We encourage all alumni to register for DAWGlink, our online job board, for this event. To do so, please submit your full name, UGA degree and grad date, UGA email (if applicable), and a current email address to Please indicate UGA Alumni Career Fair Registration in the subject of the email.

**For admission into the fair, please bring an extra copy of your resume.

Meet with Samantha

Although the semester is coming to a close, you can still make an in-person or phone appointment for this summer.

To schedule an appointment, call 706-542-3375. Receive assistance with resumes, statements of interest, cover letters, job search strategies, interviewing, applying to graduate school and any other career-related topics.

Samantha Meyer Bio

Samantha joined the UGA Career Center in December 2014 as a Career Consultant for the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. Samantha is a proud "Double Dawg" and Grady graduate, with Bachelor's degrees in public relations and women's studies, and a Master's degree through the Grady ADPR 4+1 program. During her time as a student at the University of Georgia, Samantha was on UGA's PRSSA Bateman team and was a member of the Demosthenian Literary Society, as well as the Women's Studies Student Organization, where she helped plan the annual Athens Take Back the Night event. She is delighted to be able to work with Grady students. Go Dawgs!