Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Jessica Workinger, Intern of the Month for March

The Career Services Center would like to congratulate junior Jessica Workinger as February's Intern of the Month. Jessica is an Accounting major and completed her internship at The J.M Smucker Company. Jessica says, "My advice for future interns is to try and pick the brains of the employees of the company as much as possible to form an informal mentorship." Jessica is also involved with the The Institute of Managerial Accountants, Lifework Leadership, Alpha Lambda Delta, & The Well. Congratulations, Jessica!

Applications for March Intern of the Month are due Friday, March 29, 2013. For more information about the Intern of the Month or to download the application, please see the Career Services web page.

Monday, March 25, 2013

Hours and Upcoming Events: Week of 3/25

UPDATE: Pardon the error, but this post originally included an incorrect date for the Ashland Area Job Fair. That date has been fixed. -DK
Due to the Easter holiday, the Career Services Center will be closed Friday, March 29, in observance of Good Friday. In addition, there will be no Resume Walk-In Hours on Thursday, March 28.

Although this week is a short week, the Career Services Center would still like to bring two events to the attention of Ashland University students.

Tuesday, March 26 at 4PM
Career Services Center Resource Room
Room 254, Hawkins-Conard Student Center

Learn about job and internship search strategies to ensure a successful and efficient search. Attendees will be shown how to use online resources, learn about how to leverage a network, and how to present oneself in a Career Fair setting.

Also, the Ashland Area Council for Economic Development invites students to attend the

Thursday, March 28 from 10AM to 2PM
Upper Convo

Although the event is on-campus, the Ashland University Career Services Center is not involved in the planning of the event, so for more information about the event or the employers, please visit the event's blog.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Anna Kiebel, Intern of the Month for January

The Career Services Center would like to congratulate senior Anna Kiebel as January's Intern of the Month. Anna is a Criminal Justice major and completed her internship at Licking County Adult Felony Probation. Anna was responsible for typing pre-sentence investigation reports, visiting clients in prison, going to court, and more. Anna says, "I would greatly encourage other students to try and get an internship related to their major. I think it is the perfect way to confirm that that you chose the right major and that all your hard work you put into school will be worth it one day." Anna is also involved with the Criminal Justice Honorary, Club Volleyball, Women’s Rugby, and Religious Life. Congratulations, Anna!