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Lenore Butcher Kuch <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 24 Oct 2011 08:51:19 -0400
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*Dear BIS Student:
Please take a moment to look at some of the highlights from the weekly 
GMU Career Services update!  Some of it may apply to you!


1. After the Job Fair <#one>
2. Workshops & panels <#two>
3. Federal Job Search & Security Clearances <#three>
4. International Students Workshop Day <#four>
5. Hot jobs & cool internships <#five>
6. Info sessions with Macy's & Turner Construction (resumes accepted on 
site!) <#six>
7. Interview on campus with Cvent, AT&T, Lockheed & more! <#seven>
8. Diversity Career Day <#eight>
9. Wanted! Partnership for Public Service Fellows <#nine>



1. *After the Job Fair*

So you met employers, had some good conversations, maybe scored an 
interview - now what?

Find out how to follow up 
<> and how to interview 
<>. You can even practice 
your interviewing skills online with a prerecorded interviewer using our 
Perfect Interview <> 

Back to Index <#Index>

2. *Workshops & panels*

*Workshop: Resume & Cover Letter Writing *
Monday, October 24
5:30 - 7 p.m.
SUB I, Room 3400

**Panel: Translate Your Humanities & Social Sciences Degree into a Career*
Thursday, October 27
5:30 - 7 p.m.
JC, Room A*

Back to Index <#Index>

3. *Federal Job Search & Security Clearances workshops

Wednesday, October 26
Research Hall, Room 163

*Federal Government Job & Internship Search*
6 - 7 p.m.

*Security Clearances*
7 - 8 p.m.

Back to Index <#Index>

4. *International Students Workshop Day*

Friday, October 28
JC, Room A

*Job Search Strategies & F-1 Employment Options*
10 - 11:15 a.m.

*Resume & Cover Letter Writing*
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

*Interviewing Skills for Non-Native English Speakers*
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

All students are welcome! No RSVP is required.

Back to Index <#Index>

5. *Hot jobs & cool internships*

Log in to HireMason <> to apply for 
these and many other positions!


BRTRC - Technology Research Corporation
Application deadline: October 22

*Associate Internal Auditor*
Application deadline: October 24

*Accounts Receivable Specialist*
ZeniMax Media
Application deadline: October 25


*Rising Software Programming Star*
VW International, Inc.
Application deadline: October 22

*Early Childhood Educators*
Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
Application deadline: October 25


*Development Internship*
Freedom House
Application deadline: October 22

*Festival/Tour Promotion Intern*
Cuneiform Records
Application deadline: October 24

*Political Management Internship of Capital Hill*
The Campaign for Limited Government
Application deadline: October 26

Back to Index <#Index>

6. *Info sessions with Macy's & Turner Construction*

Attend these information sessions to learn more about working for these 

Wednesday, Oct. 26
6 - 7 p.m.
JC, Room B

*Turner Construction Company*
Friday, Oct. 28
1 - 2 p.m.
SUB I, Room 3400
*RESUMES *accepted at info session for positions in engineering and finance!

Back to Index <#Index>


7. *Featured on-campus interviewing positions*

Apply for these and other positions in HireMason 

*Financial Advisor*
AXA Advisors
Application deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 26

*Engineering & Computer Science FT/Intern*
Lockheed Martin
Application deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 26

*Leadership Development Program
Financial Leadership Program*
Application deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 26

*Business Systems Analyst FT/intern
Clinical Data Analyst FT/intern*
Management Consultants for Affiliated Physicians
Application deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 26

*Interested in working for a fast-paced, growing technology company with 
international operations?*
Cvent <>, the market leader of event management 
software and strategic meetings management solutions, is conducting 
on-campus interviews for a variety of positions.

The Washington Business Journal named Cvent one of the best places to 
work in the Washington D.C. metro area from 2009 - 11, and the company 
hired 70 candidates from college last year, six being from Mason. Log in 
to HireMason <> to review 
Cvent's job postings and apply.

*Application deadline: *Monday, Oct. 31

Learn more about the On-Campus Interviewing Program 

Back to Index <#Index>

8. *Diversity Career Day at the University of Virginia*

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2
Mason student's welcome! Look for the Visiting Students Lounge.

View <> what 
companies will be represented and directions to the location.

Back to Index <#Index>

9. *Wanted! Partnership for Public Service Fellows*

The Partnership for Public Service is seeking current students or recent 
graduates to join our team and contribute to our mission as Public 
Service Fellows.

We anticipate spring fellows beginning work in mid-January, but start 
dates are flexible based on teams. Full-time fellows with an 
undergraduate or graduate degree will receive a $1,000 per month 
stipend. Full-time fellows who are currently undergraduate students will 
receive an $800 per month stipend.

*Application deadline: October 28*
Learn more <>. Questions? Email 
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or call 202-775-9111.

Back to Index <#Index>

/*Career Services ... Connecting to Your Future*/

SUB I, Room 3400 <>     703-993-2370