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Please Join Us for

Internship week

Feb 13 – 17, 2017

 

 

Wednesday February 8, 2017 – Workshop: Internship Search

 

Prep workshop

Learn effective techniques for finding an internship, including accessing the hidden job market.

Werner University Center, Santiam South Room

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Thursday February 9, 2017 – Workshop: Resume Writing

Prep workshop

Learn how to get your resume into shape for today’s standards. Discover how to respond to the needs of the employer and the job posting to ensure you are noticed.

Werner University Center, Santiam South Room

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

Monday February 13, 2017 – Workshop: Resume Writing

 

Learn how to get your resume into shape for today’s standards. Discover how to respond to the needs of the employer and the job posting to ensure you are noticed.

Werner University Center, Santiam South Room

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Tuesday February 14, 2017 – Workshop: How to be Successful at the Internship Fair

Visiting a career fair is an art and a science. Learn how to prepare for the fair, make the most of your time in front of recruiters, and follow-up like a pro.

Werner University Center, Calapooia Room

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

Tuesday February 14, 2017 – Panel: Discovering your Passion through Internships

 

Students and alumni representing a range of majors and organizations will discuss how their internship experiences shaped the work they are pursuing and share with you what employers look for in, and expect from, an intern. This is an interactive discussion.

Featuring

Betsy Paniagua, Community Health; Brook Johnson (alum), OSU Extension Service: Benton County; Kevin Jones (alum), Federal Bureau of Investigation; Rebecca LaPorte, Communication Studies; and Taylor Classen, Politics, Policy, and Administration

 

Werner University Center, Columbia Room

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Wednesday February 15, 2017 – Career Fair: Internship and Volunteer Fair

Career Fair

What is next on your path? Looking for real-world experience to apply and expand your skills? Want to get involved in the community? Western Oregon University’s annual Internship & Volunteer Fair connects students with exceptional organizations, companies, and government agencies seeking interns and volunteers. Over 50 employers will be in attendance and are ready to meet you!

 

Read more about the fair and see attending employers

 

Werner University Center, Upstairs Lobby and Willamette Room

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

Thursday February 16, 2017 – Presentation: Emerging Leaders Internship Program 

 

The Emerging Leaders Internship (ELI) Program matches underrepresented college students—first-generation students, low-income students, and students of color—with paid internships at top Portland companies.

Read more about the application process and participating companies at ELI’s website

 

Werner University Center, Willamette Room

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm & 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Ongoing in February – Application Process: WOU Community Internship Program

 

The WOU Community Internship Program (WOU CiP) connects students to paid on-campus and off-campus internships.

Read more about the application process and open positions at WOU CiP’s website

 

Applications open Wed 2/1 to Mon 2/20