University Career Center

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Every week, we highlight a few positions that we think you'll find interesting. Learn more by checking out each pick on Handshake. While you're there, see what other interesting opportunities you find! Handshake is a great way to start exploring your career options and it is also the best way to stay informed on what you need to know as a job or internship seeker while you're a student here at U of M. Besides housing job & internship opportunities, Handshake also contains information about employer presentations, career fairs, work-shops, and on-campus interviews.


Chelsea Moore, Coordinator

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JOELLE'S PICK: Intern/Part time Organizer at Clean Water Action Michigan

Are you interested in environmental sustainability and working for a nonprofit organization? Clean Water Action Michigan is hiring paid interns this summer to work in East Lansing with the goal of impacting policy and protecting the environment. This would be a great way to explore the world of nonprofit organizations!

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Donald Beckwith, Career Coach

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DON'S PICK: Brickwork, Sales Development Representative | Sales and Marketing

This position expires on April 28th, you still have time! What intrigued me most is the relation to digital marketing/advertising and the impact of the companies you could be working for. Brickwork specializes in "powering the Pre-Visit Shopping Experience for Shoppers who start on Mobile and Online and buy in Stores". They rethink how the online buying experience can blend together with brick and mortar store purchases.  

This full-time position is located in New York City. They are looking for applicants who are self-motivated, extroverted, competitive and great communicators. They also must have a strong interest in learning. 

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Kathleen McDonald, Career Advisor

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KATHLEEN'S PICK: Summer Internship Program-Sports Consulting, Analytics 

Calling all sports fans + consulting gurus + those that love the big apple = this internship with CAA is for you! I found this opportunity by searching for opportunities in New York in the Movies, TV, and Music Industry

This opportunity would allow students to get a deeper understanding into various parts of working in an agency through working with vendors, conducting research for various projects, and analyzing/interpreting data sets. What's cool about CAA is that they offer workshops to help students develop strong personal and professional skills during the 8 week internship. Who are they looking for? Juniors, seniors, recent graduates or current graduate students that can articulate why they are interested in pursuing a career in the sports industry. For more info, check out this opportunity in Handshake

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