University Career Center

Every Monday, join us here as we plan to highlight a few positions that we think you'll find particularly 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.

Amy Longhi, Assistant Director, Counseling and Advising ServicesA picture of Amy's staff pick

AMY'S PICK: Legal Administrative Assistant at Clark+Elbing LLP

This position is a great entry level/gap year (or two) role for someone interested in exploring the field of law and/or working in law with a science background, in Boston. As a Legal Assistant, you would be working side-by-side with attorneys and scientists, to assist with preparation of patent documents, correspondence with clients, and work with client files. This position is open to seniors and recent graduates from all majors!

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Nicole Haase, Career Adviser Immersion Coordinator

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NICOLE'S PICK: EcoFellowship at Center for EcoTechnology

Have an interest in energy efficiency, renewable energy technologies, climate change, recycling and/or resource conservation? Looking for a position that will allow you to combine your interests in the above areas AND gain valuable experience while doing it? Then read on...

The Center for Eco-Technology is looking for college graduate candidates for a 10-month paid fellowship position to work with ​their staff to carry out a range of activities related to climate action initiatives and educational programming in western Massachusetts.

​ Positions are available in Marketing & Green Home Services, Green Business Services, and Outreach/Education. If this position interests you, visit Handshake and search for Center for Eco-Technology's employer profile to learn more and apply to the position! What a great opportunity to be a part of an organization that wants to help transform the way we live and work for a better community, economy, and environment – now and for the future.

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Sally Schueneman, Career Events Manager

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SALLY'S PICK: Site Coordinator (Art and Leadership Boys Program) at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

There are lots of fun and unique opportunities posted in Handshake.  I found this one using "arts" in the keyword search.  

The site coordinator leads all readiness activities for a boys' art and leadership program.  You'll hire and train interns, arrange for visiting artists and create a fun and supportive for the students.

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