Career & Professional Development

Helping Gonzaga University Students and Alumni Clarify and Achieve Their Academic and Professional Goals

Month: December 2012

Seattle Trek: Women in Leadership Symposium

Hey Zags!

Be sure to attend the Seattle Trek’s

2013 Women in Leadership Symposium

at Nordstrom! 

There’s still time to register for both the Portland and Seattle Treks on ZagTrax.net!

 

Internship Alert! Opportunities for Arts & Science Majors!

Great INTERNSHIP Opportunities for Arts & Science Majors!

The Smithsonian Institution and the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research at the University of Michigan are both looking for summer undergraduate interns from around the country.  Check these out!!

Paid Summer Internship in Quantitative Social Science Research at the University of Michigan:
ICPSR at University of Michigan: Summer Research Program

Internships at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.:
Smithsonian: Development Internship
Smithsonian: Discovery Theater Administrative/Management Internship

These opportunities were found through Urban Employ

Internship Alert! Southern California Internships!

Below is a list of high quality internships in Southern California!

From our friend Moryt at Intern Bound

Most of Intern Bound’s internships are PAID!

 

Scripps Networks Interactive (Los Angeles CA)

Scripps Internships Program
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/2889/

Intern – Affiliate Sales and Marketing (3406)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7585/

Intern – Digital Ad Sales (3387)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7586/

Symantec Corp. (Culver City CA)

Security Technology & Response (STAR) – SQA Engineering Intern (6093BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7186/

CBS Studios Inc. CTD (Santa Monica CA)

Finance Intern: Controls (13163BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7613/

Finance Intern: Analyst (13162BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7614/

Finance Intern: Treasury (13141BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7615/

Teradata Corp. (Rancho Bernardo CA)

Database Software Engineering Intern-149531
Posting Link:  https://internbound.com/internship/7625/

2013 Summer Intern, Web Application Development, San Diego, CA-149636
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7628/

2013 Summer Intern, Performance Test Engineer, San Diego, CA-149612
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7632/

Teradata Corp. (San Diego, CA)

2013 Summer Intern, B2B Product Marketing, San Diego, CA-149638
Posting Link:   https://internbound.com/internship/7633/

2013 Summer Intern – Storage Engineering, San Diego, CA-149517
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7634/

New Graduate Positions
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/5282/

Teradata Intern Program
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/5283/

2013 Summer Intern, System Engineer, San Diego, CA-149561
Posting Link:     https://internbound.com/internship/7629/

2013 Summer Intern- Web based application development, San Diego, CA-149645
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7626/

2013 Summer Intern- Server Management Development Intern- San Diego, CA-149649
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7627/

2013 Summer Intern, SW Engineer-Install, Upgrade, Configure, San Diego CA-149532
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7630/

2013 Summer Intern, Product Marketing, San Diego, CA-149637
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7631/

CBS Interactive (Los Angeles CA)

Summer 2013 Mobile Ad Operations Intern (13288BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7612/

Disney Company (Burbank CA)

Undergraduate Intern – 2013 Summer Internship – Walt Disney Studios (74364BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7642/

Graduate, Financial Strategy Intern (79986BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7637/

MBA Intern, Sourcing & Procurement, Summer 2013 (62297BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7641/

Undergraduate Intern, Business Operations & Strategy, Spring 2013 (67122BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7643/

Undergraduate Intern, Business Planning & Strategy – DCWW, Spring 2012 (69726BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7644/

Undergraduate Intern, Finance – Owned Television Stations, Spring 2013 (72821BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7645/

Undergraduate Intern, Market & Audience Research, Spring 2013 (70662BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7646/

Undergraduate Intern, Marketing & Promotions, Spring 2013 (70661BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7647/

INTERNSHIP ALERT! Bay Area-Northern California Internships!

Below is a list of high quality internships in the Bay Area of California!

From our friend Moryt at Intern Bound

Most of Intern Bound’s internships are PAID!

Skanska USA Building Inc. (Oakland CA)

2013 Internship – Project Engineer-SKA00019Z
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7594/

2013 Internship – Project Engineer-SKA0001A4
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/admin/internships/internship/7593/

2013 New Grad – Project Engineer-SKA0001A3
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6102/

Shutterfly, Inc. (Redwood City CA)

Internet Marketing Intern
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7597/

2013 Summer Finance Internships
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6918/

2013 Software Engineering Internships
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6919/

Internet Marketing Intern
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6920/

Software Engineering Intern – Imaging & Rendering
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6921/

Market Research & Insights Intern
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7596/

CBS Interactive HQ (San Francisco CA)

CBS Internship
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/5392/

Summer 2013 Network Product Marketing Intern (13348BR)
Posting Link:      https://internbound.com/internship/7602/

Summer 2013 Emma Bowen Intern (13321BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7603/

Summer 2013 Associate Partnership Manager Intern (13303BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7604/

Summer 2013 Software Engineering Intern (12566BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/6485/

Summer 2013 CNET Software Engineering Intern (13306BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7606/

Summer 2013 Emma Bowen Intern (13318BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7605/

Summer 2013 Business Intelligence Intern (13287BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7609/

Summer 2013 CBSi Games Software Engineering Intern (13227BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7610/

Summer 2013 CNET Production Intern (13286BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7611/

Summer 2013 CBS.com Software Engineering Intern (13252BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7607/

Spring/Summer 2013 University Relations Intern (12596BR)
Posting Link:      https://internbound.com/internship/6294/

Summer 2013 Marketing Intern (13290BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7608/

Summer 2013 Accounting and Finance Intern (13239BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7617/

Summer 2013 GameSpot Production Intern (13243BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7618/

Summer 2013 Download.com Front-end Product Intern (13245BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7619/

Summer 2013 Design Intern (13247BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7620/

Symantec Corp. HQ (Mountain View CA)

HR Intern (Summer 2013) 6235BR
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7598/

Tesla Motors (Palo Alto CA)

Supercharger Internship (part-time) 7525
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7651/

TinyCo. (San Francisco, CA)

Product Manager – New Grad
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7659/

Twitter, Inc. (San Francisco CA)

Reliability Engineer New Grad
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7660/

VMware, Inc. HQ (Palo Alto)

Intern – Financial Planning & Analysis (38654BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7661/

Intern – Product Management Opportunities (37438BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7662/

Intern – User Experience/User Interface Engineering Opportunities Job (35897BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7145/

Intern – Product Marketing Manager Opportunities (37448BR)
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7664/

Work4 Labs Inc. (San Francisco CA)

Graphic Designer Internship
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7666/

Software Engineering Intern
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7667/

Sales Support Intern
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7665/

Yelp! Inc. (San Francisco CA)

Account Executive Sales – New Grad
Posting Link:      https://internbound.com/internship/7668/

Product Manager – Intern – Summer
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7669/

UI Designer – Intern – Spring
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7670/

UI Designer – Intern – Summer
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7671/

Adobe Systems Inc. HQ (San Jose CA)

HR Intern-18946
Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/7672/

 

Teach for America – Deadline 1/11/13

Teach For America Paid Internships and Seniors’ 4th Deadline 1/11/2013

See below for our 4th deadline for seniors to apply to Teach For America and a paid summer internship opportunity for underclassmen!

Seniors: Over the holiday break, your family and friends will ask you, “What are you doing after you graduate?” Tell them “Teach For America,” because improving the equity of our education system is one of the most important things our generation can do. Today, 4th graders living at or below the poverty line are on average three full grade levels behind their wealthier peers and have an 8% likelihood of graduating from college. Be the change. Education Transforms.

 

Next Application Deadline for College Seniors is Friday, January 11th

 

Application requirements are simple, you could easily complete it in one day over the holiday break!:

  • A Resume.
  • A 500 word Letter of Intent explaining, “Why you want to join TFA.”
  • No letters of recommendation required until your interview.

 

Teach For America is your opportunity to have a direct impact on the lives of hundreds of students and families within our country. If you’re interested in gaining more information about TFA, please help us by taking 1 minute to fill out this survey for a chance to win an iPad, courtesy of Teach For America!

 

iPad/TFA survey here: http://www.tinyurl.com/tfasurvey2013. Also, visit www.teachforamerica.org or Jacqueline Kamm (Jacqueline.kamm@teachforamerica.org)

 

The Basics of Teach For America:

  • Teach For America Corps Members are full-time teachers in a classroom
  • All academic majors and backgrounds accepted (background in education/teacher certification is not required nor discouraged)
  • Salary ranging from $25,500-$51,000 a year with health insurance and retirement benefits
  • Americorps Education award of $11,100 in addition to loan forbearance and paid interest for two years
  • Regional placement is not random; applicants preference location in our 46 regions
  • All grade levels (preK-12) and subjects including ELL, Special Education, and the arts
  • Option to receive your certification and/or Masters in Teaching
  • Graduate school and employer partnerships for alum to continue their societal impact

 

 

Underclassmen:  Operations Coordinator Paid Summer Internship

 

This summer, Teach For America will run eleven institutes in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Mississippi Delta, New York City, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Memphis, Jacksonville and Tulsa. The purpose of institute is to train corps members and prepare them to assume full-time teaching responsibilities in the fall. We are looking for outstanding underclassmen to serve as operations coordinators (OCs) at each of the institutes. OCs will play an integral role in the daily operations of our program and gain professional development and unique insight into Teach For America.

 

Access the full job description here. Dates of the internship vary based on institute, but learn more by checking out our website: www.teachforamerica.org/institute.

 

Apply online by Sunday, January 27 and feel free to contact institutestaff@teachforamerica.org  if you have any questions about the application.

 

 

Jacqueline Kamm

Recruitment Manager

Gonzaga University and Whitman College

Teach For America

jacqueline.kamm@teachforamerica.org

425.890.8053

Next Application Deadline: Friday, January 11th

One day, all children in this nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education

TREK REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!

TREK REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!

SEATTLE & PORTLAND – Winter Break 2012/2013

Register on ZagTrax.net Soon!

Treks include Corporate Excursions, Career Fair, Alumni-Student Networking Social/Dinner, and Women in Leadership Symposium!

Don’t Miss This Amazing Opportunity!!

PORTLAND TREK = January 3rd (Thursday)

SEATTLE TREK = January 10th – 11th (Thursday/Friday)