NCA WEEKLY EMAIL: FRIDAY, JANUARY 6
|WEEKLY EMAIL: FRIDAY, JANUARY 6
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|Spotlight \ Upcoming NCA Events \ Employer Activity \ Resources \ Other Opportunities
MORE UPCOMING NCA EVENTS
Learn about career opportunities at employer information sessions, networking events and coffee chats. Log into CareerCat-Events-Information Sessions for complete details, intended audience, and to RSVP. Check the details in CareerCat the day of the session, as some information may change.
A sample of other opportunities in CareerCat right now:
|NEXT Information Sessions
Three options, each covers same content:
Monday, Jan. 23 | 3-4 p.m. | Armadillo Room | All Students
Tuesday, Jan. 24 | 4-5 p.m. | Armadillo Room | All Students
Wednesday, Jan. 25 | 12-1 p.m. | Arch Room | All Students
Learn about how to participate in the Northwestern Externship Program (NEXT) — a one-day shadowing program that allows current Northwestern students to accompany alumni on the job in an industry of their choice this spring. Registration begins January 20 and runs through February 7. The same content will be covered at all three sessions.
Register in CareerCat (Events > Workshops) >>
Learn more about NEXT >>
Looking for more jobs/internships in a range of career fields? Log into CareerCat to select, update or add to your list of career interests to get tailored emails about opportunities >>
Follow @JobsforCats for frequent job/internship Tweets >>
Which career type are you? Take the Universum Career Test to find out!
Complete the Universum Career Test to receive information about your career personality type, which companies are a good culture fit for you, and salary expectations compared to your peers within your major. Brought to you by NCA in partnership with Universum. Take the 2016 Universum Career Test >>
Search local part-time and non-work study jobs on QuadJobs
QuadJobs is a central job portal specifically for part-time or one-off jobs in the communities surrounding campus as well as non-work study on-campus jobs. To get started, sign up with QuadJobs using your u.northwestern.edu email address >>
Note: If you’re looking for internship opportunities and full-time positions, those can be found in CareerCat. Search internships and full-time opportunities in CareerCat >>
Graduate School Guidance
Wednesday, Jan. 11 | 6-8 p.m. | The Great Room, 600 Haven St (Evanston Campus) | All Students
Join the Northwestern Alumni Association for a session with graduate school expert Dr. Donald C. Martin to learn comprehensive and practical tips, including major myths about grad school, the biggest mistake applicants make, ways to help your application stand out, and most important, how to finance your graduate education.
Learn more >>
UChicago CURE Summer Research Program
Application Deadline: Friday, Jan. 20 (midnight) | Program Dates: June 19-Aug. 11 | First-Years, Sophomores
UChicago CURE is a summer research program for underrepresented college students interested in careers in biomedicine. Participants work full time in cancer research laboratories and engage in weekly career- and skill- building activities and social events. The programs are free, and students receive a $3,500 stipend.
Learn more + Apply >>
- Steppenwolf: Multicultural Fellowships (CareerCat Job ID: 136870) & Summer Internships (CareerCat Job ID: 136864)
- Match Education: AmeriCorps Fellowship in Boston (CareerCat Job ID 136790)
- Politico: Summer Events & Marketing Internship (CareerCat Job ID 136752)
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