What You Can Do with the International Studies Major

As the world becomes increasingly globalized, we need more people who are knowledgeable about other cultures. International studies students play crucial roles in making the world a better place.

Working in International Business

Many businesses depend on others in different countries. For example, Nike produces their products in developing countries, such as Indonesia. In... Read More


Super Women in Portland

We must believe in ourselves to further our careers as women. In order to develop this sense of empowerment, sometimes you have to fake it until you make it. Once you begin promoting yourself with confidence and power, you will start to believe in yourself.

On March 1, UO Portland celebrated National Women’s History Month by gathering around 200 professionals to learn how to further... Read More


The 8 Things You Cannot Stop Staring at in Wieden+Kennedy: Career Insights Road Trip

On February 26, 2016, two other students from the University of Oregon and I had the chance to visit Wieden+Kennedy in Portland. The visit was part of the Career Center's Career Insight Road Trip, and provided us a glimpse into the world of media and communication from inside a high profile advertising agency.  

It can be hard to pay attention to your guide as they... Read More


Bilingual Students

These days, more people travel and study other cultures and languages. As a result, companies try to hire people from diverse backgrounds. People from different countries bring their unique skills and culture to a company. Now is the best time to embrace and share your unique skills as a bilingual student.

Dr. Ron Severson, Senior Instructor I of Management at the UO Lundquist College... Read More