We know the current job market is challenging, and it's easy to get overwhelmed balancing classes, activities, and developing your career goals at the same time. The good news is that your University Career Center is here to support you with steps you can take to increase your appeal to organizations and businesses that are hiring. Explore our blogs for great ideas.

Tina Ford of Kroger meets students at the 2019 Fall Career Fair

Career Fair Explorer with Kroger

February 01, 2022

It’s easy to make assumptions as you walk around a career fair, limiting the types of employers you interact with to a particular industry or well-known brand with fancy giveaways. Can you ever really have too many free pens? However, you never know what opportunities are out there until you take a chance and chat with a recruiter. You might find out that there is a great internship that fits...

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Found My Future: From Social Science to Social Justice

February 01, 2022

Taking a "Year of Service" (or two!) after you graduate is a rewarding opportunity for you to gain valuable experience, explore career opportunities, and contribute meaningfully to the world. Daniel Brown, UO ’21, is doing just that!

We caught up with Daniel to learn more about his new career as an AmeriCorps Member for ...

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Found My Future: Interning Your Way into a Career

February 01, 2022

Sometimes you have such a great experience as an intern that it transitions into a full-time job offer before you even graduate. Mallory Varas, UO senior Business major, has done just that! In her role as an advanced intern at Enterprise Holdings, she is currently interning with Enterprise as she finishes up her last few...

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Found My Future: Investing in Taking Chances

February 01, 2022

Fisher Investments is not your typical financial services company and they attract Ducks from all different areas of study—like Shanae King, UO ’12 who has spent the last nine years of her career challenging herself by taking on new roles and growing in leadership within Fisher Investments. 

With the Internships and...

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