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Contents EXPLORE Navigating to the OwlNetwork OwlNetwork Opportunities

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LEARN Featured Articles The Award Board

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Opportunities to connect

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New! Navigating to Navigating to the OwlNetwork As of Monday, April 22nd at 12 noon, you can gain access to the University Career Center’s On Line Career Management system in your portal. That’s right, no additional passwords or links to follow. Access Instructions 1. Login to Temple University Portal using your accessnet username and password

2. Locate “Student Jobs and Internships” on the left navigation bar You will see two options. Select one:


the OwlNetwork Student Jobs @ Temple – will connect you to Temple University on campus jobs posted in iGreentree. The Human Resources department manages this site. Professional Internships and Jobs– will connect you to an overview of the Career Management System (Owlnetwork) and additional job search systems for specific majors. 3. Click “Proceed to Owlnetwork” to access your personal account.

Note: If you experience difficulty accessing the Owlnetwork system, please click here to submit your online request for help. A Career Center representative will contact you.


Explore Newest Jobs Jr Software Engineer Intern– Java Developer | eBay, Inc. The intern will help build a proto-type administration interface for Search Configuration and Index Management that can be leveraged as a cross-platform tool for Enterprise Search Service. This generic interface will allow eBay to bring a standardized administration console to all of the GSI platforms v9, v10 and v11 and allow them to leverage the flexibility of configuring and managing search in a centralized location creating efficiencies in our search management area.

Corporate Communications Intern | TD Bank The Corporate and Public Affairs (CAPA) area of TD Bank protects and enhances the TD brand with Shareholders, Employees and Customers by providing strategic communication & change management counsel to business partners that support employee understanding of TD's strategic priorities. The 10 week non-rotational program consists of a fun-filled, high-energy introduction to TD Bank, a variety of professional experiences, professional development training, extensive networking opportunities, among other activities.

Tour Guide | Philadelphia Chocolate Tours Philadelphia Chocolate Tours is looking for energetic and outgoing people to join their fun team. Lead tours to Philadelphia's best chocolate shops and bakeries, and get paid $40 per tour plus tips and bonuses. You'll have a flexible part-time schedule as an independent contractor, and you'll choose which dates you want to work. Private and public tours run weekdays and weekends.


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Login to TU Portal Click on Professional Internships and Jobs under Student Jobs and Internships Click on Proceed to OwlNetwork Click Jobs & Internships Search In the 1-Click Search Box, click on the Newest Jobs link Click on the links to find out more information about the jobs and to apply! 6

Explore Upcoming Application Deadlines Splashlight Intern | Splashlight Studios Splashlight SoHo is pleased to offer a three-month, college credit internship program. The goal for this program is to offer up-and-coming photographers, producers, and creative designers to gain knowledge about the fashion industry, as well as receive hands-on experience with various departments at a fast-paced fashion photography and video studio. A Splashlight SoHo internship is a fantastic opportunity to build your professional network and experience a job from beginning to end in the New York photography industry.

IT Support Intern | Avid Radiopharmaceuticals Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Avid RP), a wholly owned subsidiary of Eli Lilly and Company, is a molecular imaging company developing novel PET imaging agents with the potential to aid in diagnosis, treatment selection and therapeutic monitoring of serious diseases. The IT Support Intern/Co-op position will focus on providing daily hardware and software support for desktops, laptops, printers, telephone, and mobile devices. The person in this position will work with cutting edge technologies and interact with end users across the organization to provide IT support.

Development and Events Internship | Please Touch Museum Please Touch Museum seeks a qualified college undergraduate or graduate student interested in fundraising and museum/non-profit work to assist the Development Department. Responsibilities include assisting with fundraising events, departmental mailings, filing, data entry, and other duties as assigned. Applicants should have strong attention to detail, excellent written and oral communication skills, familiarity with databases, and knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.


For eligibility requirements and application deadlines: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

Login to TU Portal Click on Professional Internships and Jobs under Student Jobs and Internships Click on Proceed to OwlNetwork Click Jobs & Internships Search In the 1-Click Search Box, click on the Upcoming Application Deadlines link Click on the links to find out more information about the jobs and to apply! 8

Highlight of the Week Animation Intern | Night Kitchen Interactive

Overview: Night Kitchen Interactive is an award-winning interactive design firm with 15 years of experience with arts and cultural heritage organizations. Together with curators and educators, we create unique, participatory online experiences that range from digital narratives for collections-based storytelling, to interactive exhibits, websites, and online communities. Clients include the Smithsonian Institution, the SFMOMA, and Jefferson's Monticello. Night Kitchen Interactive is looking for a talented animation intern for the Spring of 2013. The candidate will work with our creative team to develop a series of fun, playful animations. Primary tasks will involve storyboarding, graphic design and animation in After Effects, (although we are open to other approaches and aesthetics). Demonstrated illustration and/or stop-motion animation skills are required. For eligibility requirements and application deadlines: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

Login to TU Portal Click on Professional Internships and Jobs under Student Jobs and Internships Click on Proceed to OwlNetwork Click Jobs & Internships Search In the Company Name box, type Night Kitchen Interactive Click on the link to find out more information about the job and to apply! 9

Learn This week’s featured articles Top 10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a College Degree

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The Award Board


Office of Scholar Developme, 201 Tuttle Contact: Dana Dawson, Visit the Office of Scholar Development and Fellowships Advising for information

Approaching Deadlines:

May 31, 2013 Direct Marketing Education Foundation Scholarships Awards of between $1,000 and $5,000 for students in a field related to direct marketing. May 31, 2013 Foundation for IT Education Scholarships Various - for students completing a degree program related to information technology. May 31, 2013 Shawn Carter Foundation $1,500-$2,500 for students in any discipline. June 1, 2013 National Federation of Republican Women To involve more young women in the political process and to provide educational opportunities, the National Federation of Republican Women offers several scholarships and internships to female students. June 1, 2013 CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship $2,500 for students in business leadership or entrepreneurship. June 3, 2013 National Sculpture Society Scholarship Scholarships of $2,000 each are available for students of figurative or representational sculpture. 11


ent and Fellowships Advising eman Learning Center (in the Writing Center) on opportunities and for support in developing competitive application materials.

u/vpus/fellowships/deadlines-events/index.html June 5, 2013 Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences George Nicholson Student Paper Competition The George Nicholson Student Paper Competition is held each year to identify and honor outstanding papers in the field of operations research and the management sciences written by a student. June 6, 2013 Congressional Black Caucas Foundation Spouses Education Scholarship The CBC Spouses Education Scholarship is valued at $6,000 does not have a specific major requirement, and is open to students of all academic fields.

Workshops Wednesday, June 5 – Thursday, June 6 Fellowships and Personal Statements Writing Retreat  9-5 each day in the Temple University Writing Center  Free and open to Temple undergraduate and graduate students  Lunch and snacks provided  Registration required, for information email This writing retreat is for students developing application packages for scholarships or fellowships that have deadlines in the fall of 2013, or personal statements for graduate or professional school applications. Each participant will receive feedback on their draft from a Temple faculty member or administrative with a relevant academic background. 12




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