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February 09, 2022 – Upcoming Events, Opportunities & Resources

The Government, Education, & Nonprofit Career Fair is just a week away, taking place on Friday, February 18, 10-2pmEmployers in the health and science industry that have registered include AARP, Alpha Sights, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Americorps VISTA, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Fidesco USA, FoodCorps, Food and Drug Administration, Gap Solutions, MEF Associates, Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NPH USA, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Sheppart Pratt Health System, NSA, NYU Langone Health, U.S. Agency for International Development, Vital Voices Global Partnership, and YAI- Seeing Beyond Disability.

So, how do you get prepared?  Here are some resources to help you.

Try to enjoy the experience.  Best of luck!

All the best,
Jodi Schneiderman |
Assistant Director, Employer Relations and Industry Advising | Health, Science, and Technology

Student Industry Ambassador Virtual Drop-Ins

These peers (and more) will be available Feb 14-18 for a virtual chat. Find their name on the tab and register for a time HERE. The SIA will reach out to you and schedule the call via Zoom. Here are industry ambassadors most relevant to your career interests. Can’t make it to drop-ins?  Reach out to them online via the Cawley website.  

  • Charlie Kern | Research Assistant at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Beatrice Salas | COVID AMP Research Assistant at Healthcare Data Analytics Inc and Summer Intern at Everyone Can Code

Get Published in the Georgetown Scientific Research Journal

Submissions for the Spring 2022 Issue are now open! The deadline for the submission is February 18th at 11:59 pm EST. Click here for guidelines. GSR Journal publishes articles by the Georgetown community showcasing a plethora of STEM topics. They accept primary research, literature reviews, and hypothesis-driven articles. All GSR journal submissions undergo an extensive double-blind peer-review process.

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Article Of The Week

7 Kinds of Questions to Ask at a Career Fair to Make a Great Impression

Source: The Muse

At a career fair, your goal is to get the information you need to decide if a company or role is a good fit for you, while also leaving a good impression that could help you get one step closer to nabbing that job. Read more for questions you can ask to help you learn more about the role, the hiring process, the person’s experience, growth and development, company culture, and/or the organizations, products, services, or recent news.

Career Center Resources

Industry Advisor:
Jodi Schneiderman

Online Resources:

Writing Resumes & Cover Letters
Networking Skills
Interviewing Skills
Industry Resources
What Can I Do with My Georgetown Major?

Virtual Drop-Ins: 
Drop-ins are Monday-Friday between 1-3 pm via Get connected with an advisor for a 15-minute meeting on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Appointments: Virtual appointments are available via Handshake. Sign up under ‘Career Center,’ then ‘Appointments’, then ‘Industry Advising,” then ‘Health, Science, and T