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Career Center Weekly


Contents EXPLORE OwlNetwork Opportunities

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LEARN Featured Articles The Award Board Workshops

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Contents CONNECT

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Opportunities to connect

Contact Us Mitten Hall, Room 220 1913 N. Broad Street

Phone: 215-204-7981 Fax: 215-204-4462

Philadelphia, PA 19122 Campus Map

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Explore OwlNetwork Click here to review the 482 opportunities posted by Temple’s Career Center on the OwlNetwork. Don’t forget to search the hundreds of additional opportunities posted by Experience on the OwlNetwork. Note: This website offers different opportunities from the Student Jobs @ Temple website.

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Navigating the OwlNetwork To find jobs related to your major: 1. Click here to login to the OwlNetwork 2. Click Jobs & Internships Search 3. Click Detailed Search by Major 4. Select your student status and major; check your desired opportunity type and job status 5. Click search

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Explore Newest Jobs Ad Agency Internship | COLABORATORY COLABORATORY is an internship program sponsored by the Portland Advertising Federation and ten Portland agencies. Ten college juniors and seniors will be selected from a national pool of applicants, winning the opportunity to participate in a solid and thrilling real-life agency experience this summer, June 28th – August 14th. This will be a dynamic, intense, team-oriented program with a focus on work and fun, Portland-style!

Software Specialist II | Personnel Data Systems, Inc. PDS is seeking an enthusiastic, fast-learning programmer to join our product development team. This person will immediately jump into a variety of development projects using an array of languages. As such, you will quickly learn and gain expertise in multiple technologies as well as multiple components of the company's software systems. Code bases include Visual Basic.NET, Visual C++, C-Sharp, ASP.NET, SharePoint, SQL Server, and Oracle.

Economic and Public Sector Consulting Intern | IHS IHS is a global information company with world-class expertise in the pivotal areas shaping today's business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. They employ more than 6,000 people in more than 30 countries and much of what we do allows our employees to be on the cutting edge of information and technology. Businesses and governments around the world rely on the comprehensive content and expert independent analysis of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence.

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For eligibility requirements and application deadlines: 1. Click here to login to the OwlNetwork 2. Click Jobs & Internships Search 3. In the 1-Click Search Box, click on the Newest Jobs link 4. Click on the links to find out more information about the jobs and to apply! 8


Explore Upcoming Application Deadlines Digital Marketing Internship Co-op | Philadelphia Magazine As an intern in the Digital Marketing Department at Philadelphia magazine you will serve as a member of the Marketing team in a dynamic, bottom-line driven environment. Marketing interns assist in all manner of tasks, helping in the overall brand and sales-support marketing processes of the magazine and its ancillary publications.

Direct Sales Summer Intern | Comcast The Comcast Summer Sales Program provides highly-driven undergraduate students with a unique opportunity to experience one of the sales channels within the Comcast footprint. During your time in the Summer Sales Program, you will also gain exposure to other sales leaders and mentors, and will be provided with opportunities to develop your sales skills. You will participate in daily meetings, learn the science behind quotas, and see how success in sales will lead to more pay. This position will have a base salary plus commission, and you will receive all the tools and training you'll need to be successful. At the conclusion of the program, you may be considered for full-time employment, to commence upon successful completion of your degree program.

Project Coordinator I | Pride Mobility Products Corp. The Project Coordinator will coordinate multiple facets of engineering projects to bring new products to production within the established time frames. Duties include constructing and maintaining project timelines, facilitating meetings for product development and design, facilitating the productivity of multiple teams with R&D such as Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Designs, Drafting, Test Lab and Machine Shop, among other responsibilities.

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For eligibility requirements and application deadlines: 1. Click here to login to the OwlNetwork 2. Click Jobs & Internships Search 3. In the 1-Click Search Box, click on the Jobs with upcoming application deadlines link 4. Click on the links to find out more information about the jobs and to apply! 10


Highlight of the Week College Sports Journalist for On Campus Sports

Overview: On Campus Sports Network has multiple openings for College Sports Journalists on your campus. With ongoing support from our editorial team and your Campus Managing Editor, you will cover men’s and women’s varsity athletics at your school. This unique and exciting opportunity allows you to develop critical online journalism skills including digital print, photojournalism and/or video broadcasting experience. Your Campus Site is part of a national network of more than 200 NCAA Division I universities, forming the media’s largest staff of college student sports journalists. Writers: • Submit at least one article per week (minimum article length: 300 words), focusing on your school's sports teams. You also can produce stories that appeal to regional or national audiences. • Attach a photo with each article (either your own original image or an appropriate image that resides in OCS's media library). • Participate in one weekly planning meeting with your fellow OCS staff members For eligibility requirements and application deadlines: 1. Click here to login to the OwlNetwork 2. Click Jobs & Internship Search 3. In the Company Name box, type On Campus Sports 4. Click on the link to find out more information about the job and to apply! 11


Learn This week’s featured articles Tips on Networking: 7 Tips from Professional Networkers Learn how to Introduce Yourself via Email: The Art Of The Email Introduction: 10 Rules For Emailing Busy People

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The Award Board THE AWARD BOARD Temple University has a new Office of Scholar Development and Fellowships Advising! Located in the Writing Center, 2nd floor Tuttleman Learning Center, we’re here to help you find and apply for scholarships, fellowships, internships and other opportunities related to your academics and interests. Website: www.temple.edu/vpus/fellowships Email: dgdawson@temple.edu Phone: 215 204 0708

Approaching Deadlines April 5, 2013 Temple University Undergraduate Research Program: CST students gain invaluable research experience through hands-on research in Temple faculty labs. http://www.temple.edu/cst/research/undergraduate/ April 5, 2013 Great Lakes National Scholarship Program: $2,500 for students in science, math, engineering and technology. https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/greatlakes/ April 5, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program: $8,000 for students entering the health work force, preferably from underserved populations. http://www.cbcfinc.org/louis-stokes-health-scholarsprogram.html April 5, 2013 John Lennon Scholarships: Three awards totaling $20,000 for the best three songs submitted. http://www.bmifoundation.org/program/john_lennon_scholarships April 5, 2013 National Association of Hispanic Journalists: $1,000-$5,000 for undergraduate or graduate students pursuing careers in journalism in Spanish or English language media. http://www.nahj12.com/scholarships/ 13


Now Open for Application Russell Conwell Center Supplemental Academic Scholarship: $2,000 awarded to a Temple student. Deadline: May 1, 2013. http://www.temple.edu/rcc/site/sas/ sasonlineapplication.html Camille and Bill Cosby Scholarship in Science: $3,000 award for Temple students who are rising juniors majoring in the natural sciences and have demonstrated financial need. Deadline: May 6, 2013. http://www.temple.edu/vpus/documents/ camille_and_bill_cosby_scholarship_in_science_application.pdf

Upcoming Workshops Fulbright 101 Wednesday, April 3, 11am, Study Abroad, 2nd Floor, Tuttleman Tuesday, April 9, 3pm, Study Abroad, 2nd Floor, Tuttleman Wednesday, April 10, 12pm, Study Abroad, 2nd Floor, Tuttleman Udall and Truman Award Information Sessions Wednesday, April 10, 9am or 12pm, Honors Classroom, 202 Tuttleman Thursday, April 11, 12:30pm, 300 Tuttleman Thursday, April 11, 5pm, 204 Tuttleman

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Connect The Philadelphia IIA and PICPA invite you to participate in the 2013 Student Case Competition

**Approximately $5,000 in cash scholarships will be awarded! Each member of the winning case study team will win $600!! All undergraduate students from the greater Philadelphia area colleges and universities are invited to participate. Students should submit their written response to the case questions by April 5, 2013, and the top teams will make an oral presentation at an awards/celebration event on April 26, 2013 in center city Philadelphia. For more information, visit: http://www.picpa.org/Content/45864.aspx

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Serving all Temple students and alumni, the Career Center provides a full range of services to optimize internship and employment opportunities and enhance lifelong career success.

Career Coaching: 

15-minute drop-in appointments Monday-Friday, 11:00-2:00 p.m. (current students)

30-minute scheduled appointments Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:00 p.m. (students & alumni)

Group workshops for all

Virtual Career Center: www.temple.edu/careercenter

24/7 access to all of these resources, and more!

Virtual career coaching for students and alumni Monday-Friday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.

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Career Center Weekly: For the week of April 1  

Temple University Career Center Weekly