Careers for the Common Good Panel
Great Hall, Garrett
Interested in careers that create social impact? Come learn from alumni and friends of the University who work in a wide variety of fields, including the nonprofit, public health, and community organization sectors. This panel is a great opportunity to network with mid-level professionals and discover how they applied their college experiences to public service careers.
All years and majors are welcome.
Southern Teachers Agency will be on grounds to interview UVA students who are interested in teaching jobs at great k-12 private/independent schools. More information on Southern Teachers Agency.
Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice
Community organizer Josh Scott, UVA '12, will be hosting an information session on Monday, November 16 at 5:30pm at St. Paul's Memorial to discuss careers in community organizing with UVA students and alumni interested in uniting congregations and working for social, economic and racial justice.
RSVP at www.thedartcenter.org/uva
DART hires and trains organizers to lead campaigns on a broad set of justice issues including
* Plugging the school-to-prison pipeline
* Reining in predatory lending practices
* Expanding access to primary health and dental care
* Prioritizing funding for affordable housing and job training
* Education reform in low-performing public schools
To find out more about DART or to apply, we encourage you to visit www.thedartcenter.org. Still have questions? Contact Hannah Wittmer at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 841-0353.
Attention December 2015 grads: The Virginia Association of School Personnel Administrators (VASPA) is holding their annual fall teacher job fair with 35+ divisions represented, on Nov.12-13, 2015 from 3-6 pm at the Richmond Hilton Garden Inn/Richmond Hilton, 501 E. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219. Registration is free for all students and prospective teachers, and there will be a $100 drawing for all registered prospective teachers! Please register by RSVP to: email@example.com and include: name, email address, teaching field/area of expertise, and the college or university you currently or last attended. If interested please seek more information on the VASPA website.
Thanks to UVa Alumni Career Services for the following webinar:
How Star Performers Leverage Performance Reviews
November 20, 2015
12:00 NOON TO 1:00 PM EST
Karen Snyder (Col ’83) shares how to make your next performance review a positive and productive experience.
The Michel David-Weill Scholarship, which covers the cost of tuition and living expenses for any two-year master’s program at the Sciences Po in Paris. The University of Virginia has a single nomination for a fourth year student each year, and the deadline for submitting nomination materials this year is November 20th. Students are encouraged to contact Andrus Ashoo if you have further questions.