Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Pathways to Computing Internship Goes Virtual

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is hosting a 10-week virtual summer intern program that connects undergraduate students with learning opportunities in computer science, computational science, and mathematics. The Pathways to Computing Virtual Internship Program will be offered as a virtual …

By Matt Lakin
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First Gen Students– Apply for funding for your Summer 2021 experience!

Opportunity Fund

Are you participating in an unpaid or minimally paid internship or co-op?
How about a job shadow, conference, or training session?
Do you have an upcoming interview and need some funds to participate?

Apply for funding for your Summer 2021 …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Interim Associate Director, Regional Campuses Tara Malone
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Center for Career Development Recognized at NACE Awards


Established in 1956, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) is a professional association that connects over 9,500 college career services professionals and over 3,200 university relations and recruiting professionals. NACE is the country’s leading source of information on …

By Jim Lowe
Jim Lowe Assistant Vice Provost, Executive Director Jim Lowe
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Internship Opportunities in Agriculture, Food, and the Environment with UConn Extension


Looking to get experience in the field and unsure where to start? Consider applying for a Summer 2021 Internship through the UConn Extension Internship Program in one of the many offered disciplines to get hands-on involvement and enhance your professional …

By Jessica Buller
Jessica Buller Career Consultant Jessica Buller
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Career Spotlight: Council on Foreign Relations Summer Virtual Internship


Are you driven by a diplomatic ideology? Do you wish to contribute to a think tank specializing in U.S. foreign policy and international affairs, so you can make an impact on world affairs?

For a centennial, The Council of Foreign …

By Andrea Gonzalez
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What Exactly is a UConn Co-op?

Cooperative Education [Co-op]

UConn Co-op is for matriculated undergraduate students from all campuses, who have completed at least one full semester at UConn and are in good academic standing. Traditionally, co-ops are completed in a student’s junior year; however, we have worked with …

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Raytheon Technologies Scholarship Opportunities

Raytheon Technologies

Did you know employers often offer scholarship opportunities for select student groups?

Raytheon Technologies is an aerospace and defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. The company was formed in 2020 through …

By Dana Ziter
Dana Ziter AD of Student & Faculty Engagement
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Wells Fargo: Corporate & Investment Banking Diverse Pathways Forum


The Wells Fargo Diverse Pathways Forum is designed for current sophomores who are interested in the financial services industry (investment banking, sales & trading, corporate banking, and commercial real estate). During the forum, you will have the chance to hear …

By Katarzyna Paszek
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Using Handshake to Search for Biology Internships/Jobs


Handshake is UConn’s online recruiting system where you can search for jobs and internships. As a biology major, Handshake has many opportunities just for you regardless of whether you are looking for opportunities in healthcare, research, teaching, or another field. …

By Katerine Pais
Katerine Pais Academic Advisor
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Virtual One-on-One Sessions: The 8 Tips You Need to Know Before Meeting an Employer

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How to make the best impression during one-on-one meetings.
How to prepare for your one-on-one
1. Set up a dedicated space

A little planning goes a long way in finding the right spot to conduct your one-on-one sessions. A few …

By Evan McMunn
Evan McMunn Publicity and Marketing Administrator Evan McMunn
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