Winter Internship Fair : Jobs and Internships Available to DePaul Students Right Now

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Seal the deal on your spring and summer plans! The Winter Internship Fair will take place:

Tuesday, Feb 26th, 2019
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Application season is in full swing! Whether you’re looking for a summer internship or your first post-grad job, the Career Center is here to help every step of the way.

The Winter Internship Fair provides you the opportunity to network and meet with employers who are actively recruiting for internship opportunities for this upcoming spring and summer. Companies attending are looking for candidates from a wide variety of backgrounds and majors.

 

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Explore the thousands of opportunities available to you on Handshake and be sure to join us at the Winter Internship Fair next Tuesday! Don’t miss your chance to network with employers and seal the deal on your spring and summer plans.

Looking for more guidance? We’ve got you covered! Set up an appointment with a career advisor or reach out to an alumni mentor through the ASK network.

Here’s the challenge: there are at least 50,000 professional skills in the world, according to LinkedIn data. 50,000!

That begs the question: of those 50,000 skills you could potentially learn, which should you learn today to help you stand out all year?

Check out DePaul Career Center’s Wesbsite for links to register for specific workshops, schedule a one-on-one appointment, or more information about career development courses.

Career Opportunity – Direct Action & Research Training (DART) Center

Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice

The Direct Action & Research Training (DART) Center will hold an online information session on Tuesday, March 7 at 8 pm eastern / 7 pm central to discuss careers in community organizing with DePaul students and alumni interested in uniting congregations and working for social, economic and racial justice.

RSVP at www.thedartcenter.org/march7

DART hires and trains organizers to build organizations that have successfully addressed issues including:

* Plugging the school-to-prison pipeline
* Reining in predatory lending practices
* Expanding access to primary health and dental care
* Prioritizing funding for affordable housing and job training
* Education reform in low-performing public schools
* Fighting for immigrants’ rights

Positions start August 14, 2017 in Richmond, VA, Louisville, KY, Evansville, IN, Topeka, KS,and Daytona Beach, Ft. Lauderdale and St. Petersburg, FL.

Starting salary $34,000/year + benefits.

Although it may be helpful, no prior organizing experience is necessary. Fluent Spanish speakers are encouraged to apply.

To find out more about DART or to apply, we encourage you to visit www.thedartcenter.org. Still have questions? Contact Hannah Wittmer at hannah@thedartcenter.org or (202) 841-0353.

Mayor’s Office Fellowship Program

We have news of an exciting opportunity for graduate students:

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY:  
MAYOR’S OFFICE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM – Summer 2017
Are you interested in a fellowship that addresses urban issues and public policy and programs? Come to an orientation meeting with representatives from the Mayor’s Office on Thursday 27 October from 4:00 – 5:30 in the Dublin Room, 16th floor, School of Public Service, 14 East Jackson Blvd. Chicago.

This is an 11 week program which focuses on public safety, public education, sustainability, economic development and job creation, and fiscal matters. The Fellows will work on different data and qualitative analysis and will visit local neighborhoods.  They will visit  O’Hare, Water/Sanitation, Office of Energy, After School Matters, Millennium Park, and the Chicago Police Department/Training Academy. Fellows will also meet weekly with the Department Heads and Commissioners.

Any graduate student who is interested in public policy, public service, civic business, law, etc. should come to the orientation meeting on October 27th.

Application Deadline: 6 November 2016.

For more information and details, visit:
https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/mayor/supp_info/mayorsfellows.html