University Career Center

Every Tuesday, 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.


Kathleen McDonald, Career Advisor/Event Planner

KATHLEEN'S PICK: Producer at Tribune Media Company
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 9, 2016

REPORTING LIVE FROM THE UNIVERSITY CAREER CENTER: An Awesome Job That You Should Not Miss Out On! 

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work for a major media company? You're in luck! The Tribune Media Company is looking for a producer to join their team. This role would include executing all aspects of the broadcast and digital story-telling process. This individual should have some experience with management and senior producers as well as the ability to work quickly, create accurate scripts, and develop story ideas. Tribune is home to 42 broadcast stations, some of which are WGN America, Tribune Studios, and Gracenote. If you enjoy writing and working in a fast-paced environment, don't miss out on this opportunity! Back to you! 

Click here to view this position in Handshake


Clarence Anthony Jr., Career Coach

CLARENCE'S PICK: Software Engineering Intern at Apple
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 13, 2016

This is a cool opportunity because it offers a truly hands-on experience, which is something that a lot of U of M students are looking for. Apple is looking for highly-skilled and motivated students that will be graduating between 2017 and 2019 to apply. Students who love to be challenged, work on teams, and are interested in algorithms and software architecture will love this experience. It is also a paid internship. 

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Don Beckwith, Career Coach

DON'S PICK: Business Development Representative at FarmLogs
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 7, 2016

This position combines an entrepreneurial mindset, a focus on agriculture, and infuses technology into an age-old industry -- this fascinated me with intersections of possible passions and interests of UM students while living in a familiar area. 

If you are looking to stay in Ann Arbor, love a fast-paced work environment, enjoy talking and engaging with people, and have a strategic and innovative mindset, this position might be for you! 

FarmLogs seeks to "invent the future of farming" by connecting and working with farmers to improve success. 

I found this position by setting the following filters:

  • Job Type: Job
  • Location: Detroit
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Expiration Date: 10/18/2016 - 12/1/2016

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