Internship Opportunity

February 26th, 2021 § 0

Seattle Met is seeking smart and resourceful interns for its editorial department, located in Seattle, Washington. It is now accepting applications for summer and fall internships in all beats, or areas of concentration: News, Food and Drink, the Arts, Style, and Travel.

Seattle Met accepts applications on a rolling basis for all terms (winter, spring, summer, fall). Applications will be accepted until spots are filled.

Applicants should send a single PDF containing a cover letter, which should indicate desired term or start date (for example, “fall” or “September 13”); a resume; the names and contact info for three references; three brief writing samples. (If applicants don’t have clips, they should write two event listings and one blog post in the style of Seattle Met.) Please send to Managing Editor, Sarah Nipper, snipper@sagacitymedia.com.

Please make sure the word “Internship” appears in the subject line, or the message may not reach its destination.

Barnabas Scholarship

February 18th, 2021 § 0

Do you know a student who demonstrates Christian character, has made a commitment to on- or off-campus service and is currently a junior? If so, we encourage you to nominate the student for the Barnabas Servant Leadership Scholarship by March 5.

More information can be found on the University Ministries Student Leaders web page.

Virtual Career Fair

February 16th, 2021 § 0

SPU’s Joint Virtual Career Fair
February 24, 2021
12:00 – 4:00 PM

Find jobs, internships, and more. Interact with the employers on a one-to-one and group basis.

For further information and online registration, visit the website of SPU’s Center for Career and Callling at https://spu.edu/administration/center-career-calling.

Professor Overstreet Launches New Blog

February 16th, 2021 § 0

Jeffrey Overstreet, Assistant Professor of English and Writing, recently launched his own podcast, Looking Closer with Jeffrey Overstreet, covering various subjects related to art and faith. Find it at anchor.fm/jeffreyoverstreet or on Spotify.

Career and Calling Events

January 28th, 2021 § 0

Design Your Life, virtual career treks, Google sessions: Have a look below, and join the Center for Career and Calling for these EVENTS! Students can register for events on Handshake.

edX: Design Your Life (Free Classes)
• Designing Your Career: Wondering what to do next with your life? This short module will help you take practical steps toward designing your career.
• Odyssey Planning: Design the life (or lives) you want! Learn how to use design thinking to develop a constructive and effective approach to designing your life through this short module.

Google: Get to know members of the Women Googler Network
January 26, 4:00 PM
At Google we have 16 Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s) with over 35,000 members globally! We’re excited to highlight one of our five groups – The Women Googler Network (Women@).

KPMG: Winning Resumes & How to Apply
January 26, 5:00 – 6:00 PM
A resume is your personal billboard. During this session, we’ll go into detail on how to write a winning resume and give an overview of our spring application process.

Be a Peer Mentor or Get a Peer Mentor! SBGE’s BEGIN club welcomes anyone to be a part of their new Peer Mentorship Program. Mentee Signup Form

PPD: Day In the Life of an Intern
January 27, 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Want to learn what it is like to be an intern at PPD global pharmaceutical? Brittany Kalk from the GMP Lab and Shay Webb from the Clinical Research Division will share what their internships were like as well as take questions via live chat.

Charles River Laboratories: Virtual Career Trek
January 28, 7:00 – 8:00 AM
Register by January 27, 7:00 AM
Learn more about Charles River Laboratories and how they have worked to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies.
PLEASE NOTE: Each event costs $5 to attend. If you would like to attend but are unsure about costs, please contact Lori Brown (loribrown@spu.edu).

Uber: Virtual Career Trek
January 28, 10:00 – 11:00 AM
Register by January 27, 10:00 AM
Learn more about Uber and the opportunities they have to offer.
PLEASE NOTE: Each event costs $5 to attend. If you would like to attend but are unsure about costs, please contact Lori Brown (loribrown@spu.edu).

Google: Get to know members of Google’s Hispanic/LatinX+ Employee Network
January 28, 4:00 PM
At Google we have 16 Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s) with over 35,000 members globally! We’re excited to highlight one of our five groups – The Hispanic/ LatinX Googler Network (HOLA).

Entrepreneur in the Making: Get Customers to BUY with Gerry O’Brion
January 28, 12:30 – 1:30 PM
Are you interested in entrepreneurship, marketing, buyers’ psychology, and branding? The Entrepreneur in the Making small group is hosting this event with Gerry O’Brion, a well-known Marketing & Branding speaker and author.

Google: Get to know members of Google’s Disability Alliance Employee Network (DA)
January 29, 4:00 PM
At Google we have 16 Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s) with over 35,000 members globally! We’re excited to highlight one of our five groups – Disability Alliance Employee Network (DA).