Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Public Service Fair

Looking to Volunteer? Visit the Fall Public Service Fair!
 
This annual even hosts over 70 local non-profit agencies. At the fair students are able to learn about volunteer, advocacy, and service learning opportunities that match their interest, major, and career goals. Whether you are interested in poverty, education, or the environment, come and see what the Public Service Fair has to offer!

When: Tuesday, September 30, 2014    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Varsity Hall, Union South

For a list of participating organizations see here.

Not sure where to start? Visit The Morgridge Center Website for tips on finding the right volunteer opportunity for you!

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Study Abroad Fair

Attend the Study Abroad Fair! 

The Study Abroad Fair is an event for anyone interested in learning more about the many exciting study and intern abroad opportunities available at UW-Madison. There will be over 90 exhibits displaying information about more than 200 UW sponsored programs.

When: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 --12:00-6:00 p.m.
Where: Varsity Hall, Union South


There will be these useful information sessions during the fair: 

4:00 p.m. Traditions Room
How to Fund Study Abroad Information Sessions

Every half-hour starting at 4:30 p.m. 
Attend Study Abroad 101

For more information and useful tips regarding the Study Abroad Fair see the UW Study Abroad Website.

Student Organization Fair

Looking to join a Registered Student Organization? Curious about all the clubs on campus?

Come to the Student Organization Fair!

When: Wednesday September 10 AND Thursday September 11---5 pm to 8 pm
Where:The Kohl Center

All students can attend the fair -just remember to bring your Student ID! 

For tips on attending the Student Organization Fair, see The Center for Leadership and Involvement website .

Wednesdays at Washburn

Please join the Honors Student Organization (HSO) the first Wednesday of every month as we invite faculty from across the university to speak about their disciplines, research interests and current projects. Sessions are held in the Washburn Observatory library 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Bring your friends, all are welcome! 

See below for this semester's line-up! 


Day in the Field -- GCRC Government Career Fair in Chicago

Interested in working for Federal or State Government agencies?

L & S Career Services invites students to attend The Government College Relations Council's (GCRC) annual Government Career Fair! 

Who should consider attending?
Any UW student interested in a career in government.  This fair will be of interest to students of ALL majors. Government agencies hire people from all majors and all backgrounds. Learn more here: https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Federal_Occupations_by_College_Major#icc 


When: Friday, November 14th from 1-4 pm
Where: The Student Center of the University of Illinois - Chicago
How: L& S Career Services is chartering a bus to take students down to the fair and return them to Madison. See logistics info below. Space is limited! 


David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships

Looking for financial assistance to study abroad?

Hannah Grossblatt, from the Institute of International Education, will be speaking with interested students about the David L. Boren Scholarships (for undergraduates) and Fellowships (for Graduate students). 

When: Tuesday September 9 
                --Undergraduate session: 2:00-3:00 pm
                --Graduate session: 3:00-4:00 pm
Where: Red Gym, On Wisconsin Room A

Boren Awards provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Fall Career & Internship Fair

Looking for a job or internship opportunity? Come to the career and internship fair to meet with over 275 employers!

The Fall Career and Internship Fair gives students the opportunity to meet with approximately 750 representatives from 275 employers about full-time positions, internships, research careers, and networking. 

When: Tuesday September 23rd, 4-8 p.m.
Where: The Kohl Center

In need of help preparing for the fair?---contact L & S Career Services  for tips and resume writing help!