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Part-Time Job Considerations


There are many things that should be considered when making the decision to take on a part-time job while in college. Understanding your monetary needs, the college/work balance, and your other commitments can help to make the decision easier. Julie and Lindsey Mayfield outline some of the key things to think about before deciding as well as tips for when you enter the application process. Read the full article from U.S.

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#CarolinaInspired: Alumni Edition


What does it mean to be #CarolinaInspired?  Our students are telling us over on Twitter and our alumni are sharing their stories here on our blog about how UCS and the Carolina community have inspired them in their career development.  Stay tuned for more #CarolinaInspired stories!

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Name: Lucas Mavromatis

Degree and Major from UNC: BSBA in Finance & Marketing, May 2013

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How are you #CarolinaInspired?


UNC University Career Services wants to inspire the future careers of Carolina students by learning what makes you #CarolinaInspired. Watch this quick video to learn more about the #CarolinaInspired movement and how you can become involved.

What it Means To Be #CarolinaInspired

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Part Time Jobs Spotlight


Check out this week’s hot part-time jobs! Apply to these and more by visiting Careerolina.

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What to Say at a Career Fair


File 9064Approaching someone you don’t know at a career fair is like taking a free fall.  However, if you remember these 5 things before walking up to an employer, it will ease your anxiety like a safety net.


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Why a Career Fair is Helpful for First/Second Years


Career Fairs or Job Expos aren’t just for seniors!

TYPICALLY, juniors and seniors pack the annual Fall Career Fairs, but first and second year students are also encouraged to suit up and attend as well.

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Who is coming to the Fall 2013 Job & Internship Expo?


We have over 130 employers registered to attend our Fall Job & Internship Expo next Thursday, Sept 12 from 12-4 in Ram's Head Rec Center.  Who is coming?  Check out this infographic for a breakdown and be sure to visit for a full list.

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Preparing for a Career Fair


Next week, UCS is hosting 2 big Career Fairs:

- Diversity Job & Internship Fair: Sept 11 from 6-9 pm in Great Hall, Student Union

- Fall Job & Internship Expo: Sept 12 from 12-4 pm in Ram's Head Rec Center

We have over 100 employers registered to attend these events.  Before you attend, be sure to watch this quick video to make sure you are prepared.

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