Virginia Sea Grant (VASG) is excited to announce the release of the 2018 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. The Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship provides a unique educational experience in the policies and processes of the federal government to graduate students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting these resources. Fellows are placed in various executive and legislative branch offices throughout Washington, D.C. The fellowship period is one year beginning February 1, 2018.
Any student, regardless of citizenship, who, on February 10, 2017, is enrolled towards a degree in a graduate or professional program in a relevant field at a Virginia institution is eligible to apply through VASG. A full list of application materials and additional information on eligibility can be found in the Announcement of Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO). Applicants must submit all materials to VASG via eSeaGrant by 5:00pm EST on, February 10, 2017.
Certification opens up doors to a lot of new opportunities. Why wait until graduation to start working in the industry. Start building experience now! We’ve invited representatives from several healthcare employers their tips and tricks on getting certifications in healthcare as an undergrad. Panelists will discuss the various application processes, cost, and completion times for several certification programs.
Volunteering is a key component of of admission to many healthcare professional programs. Join us as a panel of volunteer coordinators from local healthcare organizations offers tips on how to choose the right volunteer opportunities for you and how to get involved with their organizations.
Throughout the semester, we’re taking a few students to different Richmond employers to explore career opportunities and meet fascinating people working in industry.
Registration is free and you can signup for as many different trips as you choose. Space is limited to 20 students per trip.
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UNOS is where science, technology, and a nonprofit mission meet to change lives. Attend the trip to learn about careers as an Organ Placement Specialist, software/database developers, and research analysts.
We will meet at the Campus Connector bus stop in front of Cabell Library to ride the Campus Connector to UNOS’ downtown facility.
If you have any questions or concerns or need to cancel your reservation, please contact Carrie Hawes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Explore careers with local, state, and federal government agencies at our October 12th career fair. More than 30 representatives will visit campus to meet students and alumni interested in internship and full-time opportunities. Agency recruiters are seeking people with diverse skills from all types of education backgrounds, so you should attend regardless of your major.
This event is open to all students and alumni and will be held in the Richmond Salons on the second floor of the University Student Commons.
More information and a complete list of attending organizations is available on our Facebook page.
Presented by VCU Career Services and the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs.