UCS Internship and Job Fair is Coming Soon!

Next week, employers from more than 140 top companies and organizations in various industries – consulting, finance, communications, nonprofits, engineering, technology and more — will be waiting to meet Northwestern students and alumni at the Northwestern UCS 2014 Fall Internship and Job Fair on Tuesday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 1 from 12-4 p.m. in Norris, 2nd Floor, with different employers attending each day. (View a complete list of internships and full-time job opportunities from employers attending the fair.) Students must bring their Wildcard, plenty of resumes and dress in business professional attire.

Plus: Get a free professional photo from 12:30-2:30 p.m., offered each day of the fair. It’s first-come, first-served with limited space. Sign up for the first time slot at the start of the fair at 12 p.m.

Need a refresher on how to prepare for the Internship and Job Fair? Watch this video: http://youtu.be/Ywv0X05Xv9MAlso: Get your resume reviewed, practice your elevator speech, and learn more career fair tips at UCS All-Day Express Advising through Monday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays at the UCS office (620 Lincoln St.). Meet on the spot with a career counselor or advisor, first-come, first-served. *Please note: During all-day express advising, appointments will not be scheduled so that we may accommodate as many students as possible for career fair prep.

More information:
Complete fall fair details
Employer internship and job guide
Career fair prep tips

We’ll see you on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1!

UCS Fall Internship and Job Fair Flyer

Upcoming Fall Quarter 2014 Events at Univeristy Career Services

Speak directly with recruiters from top companies and organizations at this week’s information sessions and events (please see list below) on the Northwestern campus! More information can be found in our job and internship search system, CareerCat (https://shibboleth-nw.symplicity.com/sso). Simply log in using your NetID and NetID password and find the list of sessions under “Events > Info Sessions.”

Also, our Fall Internship & Job Fair is right around the corner on Tuesday, September 30 and Wednesday, October 1 from 12-4 p.m. in Norris, 2nd Floor, with different employers attending each day. More than 140 employers (http://www.northwestern.edu/careers/programs-and-events/fall-fair-2014.html) in various industries — communications, consulting, finance, non-profit, engineering, technology and more — will be waiting to meet Northwestern students, graduate students and alumni! Need a refresher on how to prepare for the fall fair? Watch this short video: http://youtu.be/Ywv0X05Xv9M

UCS will hold all-day express advising from Tuesday, September 23-Monday, September 29, where students can meet on the spot with a career counselor or advisor daily from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at our 620 Lincoln office (no appointment required). Please note: During all-day express hours, individual advising appointments will not be scheduled so that we may accommodate as many students as possible before the Fall Internship and Job Fair.

Company Information Sessions and Events for the Week of Sept. 22:

Thursday, September 25
PwC Consulting and Strategy&: UCS Corporate Sponsors (combined info session)
Please log into CareerCat (https://shibboleth-nw.symplicity.com/sso > Events > Info Sessions) for time & location the day of the event, as it is subject to change
**Meet PwC Consulting and Strategy& on the first day of our 2-day Fall Internship and Job Fair (Tuesday, Sept. 30)!

Accenture: UCS Corporate Sponsor 
Please log into CareerCat (https://shibboleth-nw.symplicity.com/sso > Events > Info Sessions) for time & location the day of the event, as it is subject to change.
Also: Mark your calendar for Accenture’s Networking Event at Prairie Moon in Evanston from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, September 26 as well as their Culture Night from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, October 3 at Koi in Evanston.
**Meet Accenture on the first day of our 2-day Fall Internship and Job Fair (Tuesday, Sept. 30)!

Friday, September 26
Deloitte Consulting: UCS Corporate Sponsor
Please log into CareerCat (https://shibboleth-nw.symplicity.com/sso > Events > Info Sessions) for time & location the day of the event, as it is subject to change
**Please note: If you are unavailable to attend due to the holiday, please reach out to Sara Kobaissi (Recruiter) at skobaissi@deloitte.com to discuss other opportunities to meet the Deloitte team!
Curious about what it’s like to work with Deloitte?
 A Northwestern sophomore shares her internship experience in our most recent Views from the Cube blog post: http://bit.ly/1uneqsv
**Meet Deloitte on the first day of our 2-day Fall Internship and Job Fair (Tuesday, Sept. 30)!

A.T. Kearney (Workshop)
Please log into CareerCat (https://shibboleth-nw.symplicity.com/sso > Events > Info Sessions) for time & location the day of the event, as it is subject to change
**Meet A.T. Kearney on the second day of our 2-day Fall Internship and Job Fair (Wednesday, Oct. 1)!

UCS to Host Information Sessions with Professional and Graduate Schools in October

Are you interested in pursuing a career in law? Join an admissions representative from Georgetown Law School to learn about special programs and admissions strategies on Wednesday, September 24 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Norris, Rock Room. The event is hosted by Northwestern University Career Services and open to all Northwestern students.

Also: We welcome you to meet representatives from the following professional & graduate schools during October:

MIT Sloan School of Management
Tuesday, October 14
10-11 a.m.
Norris, Chicago Room
Join an admissions representative to learn about the Masters of Finance program.
 
University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering
Wednesday, October 15
4-5 p.m.
Norris, Scholars Room
Get an overview of USC and the Viterbi School as well as information about MS & PhD programs, summer undergraduate research experiences, the application process and tuition and fees. Light refreshments will be served. All students earning degrees in engineering, computer science, mathematics and the hard sciences are welcome.
 
 Harvard Law School
Thursday, October 16
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
620 Lincoln St., Garden Level
Join an admissions representative to learn about degree options, special programs, and the admissions process.
 
Multi-Law School Information Session
Wednesday, October 29
5-6 p.m.
Tech LR5, 2145 Sheridan Road
Join law school admissions representatives from Northwestern University, University of California-Berkeley, University of Southern California, New York University and University of Texas-Austin as they discuss degree options, special programs, and the admissions process for their respective schools.
 

We hope to see you at one or more of these information sessions!

Call for Documentary Submissions

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Discount Entry Fee

Now offering discount entry fee to all students who submit before October 14, 2014 through Submittable.

Please visit our website for more information. http://www.bigskyfilmfest.org/

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One Month Left!

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival would like to offer BIG DISCOUNTS to your students to enter the 12th Annual Oscar-Qualifying Festival this February.

Submit your short and mini-short films for $15 or your feature documentary for $25.

Deadline ends October 14th!

Please visit this website for submissions: https://bigskydocumentaryfilmfestival.submittable.com/submit/bd50bfac-207d-4554-8d81-59f9cbfa53b2

 

Interested in marketing and web management? Looking for a Work-Study position for 2014-2015?

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching is seeking an Assistant Website & Marketing Coordinator (Public Relations Aide 2) to support the Center’s website efforts and marketing for its undergraduate programs.

This is a work-study position and is for the 2014-15 academic year and may be extended depending on performance and Center needs.

Please see the flyer below for more information.

Searle work-study position fall 20142