Staff Reporter Job Opportunity!

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The HawkEye, an independent, award-winning, online newspaper, published in the journalism department at IUP, is looking for a staff reporter to work part-time during the spring 2017 semester. Successful completion of the position may extend the position into the summer of 2017. This reporting position requires demonstrated skill in multimedia news-reporting and news-writing. Pay is $7.25 per hour for work-eligible applicants. For more information or to schedule an interview, contact David Loomis, Ph.D., IUP Department of Journalism & P.R., HSS Building, Room 404-K.

Questions?  Call:  724-357-2742 or -4411, or email: doloomis@iup.edu .

CHC Alumnus Encourages Job Applications

Link to apply online: http://fundforequality.org/fundjobs2.html

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Morgan Chase here, 2014 grad.  I was just reaching out because since graduating from IUP I’ve been working with a non-profit called the Fund for Equality. The Fund partners with the Human Rights Campaign to win hard-fought campaigns to protect LGBTQ equality.

This fall/winter/summer, Fund for Equality is tackling some big issues, and we’re looking for people ready to make real change happen. As far as HC questioning goes we’re more on the “Therefore what should we do?” side of things.

 

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Boren Awards: Scholarships to Study Abroad

The Boren Awards fund students to study in regions that are ‘underrepresented’ in study abroad programs, such as in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Boren Awards recipients are required to work for the federal government for at least one year after graduation, preferably in a national security agency.

Craig Fredrickson, a Program Officer for the Boren Awards, will be at IUP on Oct. 5, 2016, at 5:30pm in HSS 220 to talk about the Boren Awards and how to write competitive applications.

For more information check out the Boren Awards website at http://www.borenawards.org/

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IUP Career and Professional Development Center Goal in the Grove!

If you’re new to IUP, either as a freshman or a transfer student, plan on joining us at the “Goal in the Grove” and check out how the Career and Professional Development Center can help you in your future career plans!

Goal in the Grove!

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. |  Oak Grove

Find out more about how our career coaches can guide you, social media and your career search, the Student Employment Program, the Disney College Program, the National Student Exchange, The Washington Center Internship Program, resume reviews, service learning, and more!

Great prizes and free food.

No RSVP necessary.

See you there!

WestPACS Job and Internship Fair

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.  |  Monroeville Convention Center, Monroeville, Pa.

Student/Candidate Registration will open in the spring semester.

Employers attending WestPACS, the largest job fair in the Pittsburgh region, are seeking alumni, graduating students, and underclassmen with experience in: Accounting, Business/Management, Commercial Art and Graphic Design, Communication and Public Relations, Computer Science and Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Education, Engineering, Finance, Fine Arts, Government/Public Administration, Health Care, Hospitality, Human Resources/Personnel; Law/Paralegal, Liberal Arts, Nursing, Office Administration, Parks and Recreation, Sales and Marketing, Sciences, Social and Human Services, and Writing/Journalism.

IUP Spring 2016 Career Fair

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. (Please note – location of career fair has been changed to the KCAC)

For Students

The IUP Spring 2016 Career Fair provides an opportunity for students to explore jobs and internship opportunities in criminology, summer employment, government, and public service. The fair is open to employers in all fields seeking students from any of IUP’s more than 175 academic majors and certificate programs for full-time, part-time, seasonal, and internship employment.

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Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes

The US-UK Fulbright Commission opens applications today for the UK Summer Institute Award Programmes for US Undergraduates.
The Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes offer students a fantastic opportunity to be immersed in the study of British academics and culture. Students will take part in research, collaboration, presentation, and cultural events at an esteemed British university. They will enhance their leadership skills, develop knowledge and understanding of new subjects, and become ambassadors for the United Kingdom and the United States.

Students from all areas of study are encouraged to apply. Each Summer Institute will cover a different theme such as acting at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, the history of the slave trade in England, or the political, social and economic relationships of Northern Ireland. These institutes include:

AIFS Summer Institute at Shakespeare’s Globe
Durham University Summer Institute

King’s College London Summer Institute
University of Bristol Summer Institute
University of Exeter Summer Institute
Queen’s University Belfast
Scotland Summer Institute
Wales Summer Institute

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IUP Career and Professional Development Center will host “Goal in the Grove

The IUP Career and Professional Development Center will host “Goal in the Grove,” an event where students can learn about how to advance their career path.  The Office of Alumni Relations will also be present to share their services with students. The event will be held tomorrow, Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 11:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Oak Grove.

The IUP Career and Professional Development Center will have information tables on the following programs, services, and events:

  • Local and regional job fairs
  • The Washington Center Internship Program
  • Career coaching appointments
  • Resume reviews
  • The Disney College Program
  • Service Learning opportunities
  • The National Student Exchange
  • And more…