Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Security Assistant Position - Office of Personnel Management


Agency: Office of Personnel Management
Hiring Organization: Federal Investigative Services, Resource Management Group, Facilities/Security/Inventory Management
Number of Job Opportunities & Location(s): 1 vacancies - Fort Meade, Maryland
Salary: $35,265.00 to $45,844.00 / Per Year
Series and Grade: GS-0086-05
Open Period: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to Monday, October 3, 2016
Position Information: Permanent - Full Time
Who May Apply: United States Citizens

DOJ Pathways Internship - Social Sciences


Department: Department Of Justice
Agency: Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison SystemNumber of Job Opportunities & Location(s): 1 vacancy - Washington DC, District of Columbia
Salary: $31,521.00 to $40,977.00 / Per Year
Series and Grade: GS-0199-04
Open Period: Monday, September 26, 2016 to Monday, October 3, 2016
Position Information: 1 YEAR OR MORE - Hours of work can be Full-Time or Part-Time based on Participant Agreement.
Who May Apply: OPEN TO INDIVIDUALS CURRENTLY ACCEPTED FOR ENROLLMENT OR CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN A QUALIFYING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION ON A FULL OR HALF-TIME BASIS. NOTE: This is a Student Internship opportunity under the Pathways Program. This is a temporary internship to complete project work thats temporary in nature. This is an excepted service appointment under the Pathways Internship Program. The announcement will close on the day the 50th application is received at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

Investigative Assistant - Department of Veteran Affairs


Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Inspector General
Number of Job Opportunities & Location(s): 1 vacancy - Washington DC, District of Columbia
Salary: $35,265.00 to $69,460.00 / Per Year
Series and Grade: GS-1802-05
Open Period: Thursday, September 22, 2016 to Thursday, October 6, 2016
Position Information: initial period of one year or more. Position may be converted to a permanent or term position. - Pathways Program - Recent Graduates; Appointment is for an
Who May Apply: U.S. citizens who are Recent Graduates and have completed a degree or certificate from a qualifying education institution within the previous 2 yrs. Veterans unable to apply within 2 yrs of receiving their degree, due to military service obligation, have a full 2-year eligibility period upon release or discharge from active duty. The eligibility period for veterans must be within 6 years of degree completion.

(position is still open- will close when they recieve 50 applications)

Monday, September 26, 2016

Open Teaching Assistant Position for CCJS 225 Spring 2017

Image result for ccjs umdProfessor Xie has an opening for a Spring 2017 undergraduate teaching assistants for CCJS 225 section 0101 - Responses to Violence. Students will earn credit (CCJS 386) for their TA responsibilities.

Undergraduate teaching assistants must meet the following requirements:

  • A cumulative GPA of a 3.20 or higher
  • A grade of A- or higher earned in the class you are TAing (CCJS 225)
  • A minimum of 56 cumulative credits earned  
  • Ability to attend class the class you are TAing (Monday and Wednesday from 3:00 PM - 4:15PM)

All interested students should contact Dr. Xie directly at mxie@umd.edu as soon as possible.  Please note, CCJS 386 will not fulfill the CCJS Course of Choice degree requirement.

Information Session: Department of Defense (DOD) and Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) - TOMORROW

Federal and Global Fellows is excited to present a special information session on the Dept. of Defense (DoD), federal opportunities, and the Presidential Management Fellowship Program (PMF).
This event will feature speeches from two Department of Defense (DOD) officials and a Presidential Management Fellow (PMF) who currently works in the Department of Defense's Human Resources office.

Date: Tomorrow, Sept 27 
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Federal and Global Fellows Office, 2407 Marie Mount Hall
RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/qJOEJdCpdPEMue773

Participate in Intern For A Day

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Intern for a Day connects undergraduate UMD students with alumni, parents, employers and community partners for one day internship/shadowing experiences.  This fall, we have 200+ hosts with 550+ possible shadowing placements in a wide variety of fields and industries!


In order to be considered for Intern for a Day, students must attend a short, 30-minute orientation session which covers the application process, workplace etiquette, appropriate dress, professional correspondence and more.  There are eight (8) orientation sessions available to attend from October 3-October 6, 2016.  Please click on the date and time of the orientation session that works best with your schedule to RSVP. All orientations take place in the University Career Center & The President's Promise (3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing).

Fall 2016 Intern for a Day Orientation Options: 
Students who have already participated in Intern for a Day still need to attend one orientation session.  

The Intern for a Day application deadline is Sunday, October 9 at 11:59 p.m.  Students will receive the application via email after attending one mandatory orientation session. More details can be found at go.umd.edu/InternForADay

Most questions about the Intern for a Day program will be addressed during the mandatory orientation.  For immediate questions, contact ifad@umd.edu.

Lessons from Abroad Conference for Study Abroad Alumni

2016 Lessons From Abroad Greater DC Area Returnee...Studying abroad can be a powerful experience, often inspiring you in new ways once you're back. The transition back to campus can also be overwhelming as you seek ways to apply your experience and new interests back home. That's why UMD Education Abroad is a co-sponsor of the Lessons from Abroad Conference for study abroad alumni on Saturday, October 1, 2016.

Register NOW to join UMD and other DC-area students the for study abroad alumni on Saturday, October 1st. This is a terrific professional development opportunity for you to leverage your international experience and learn about how you can apply this towards your future endeavors.

Law School Fair - Oct 11

Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Law School FairTime: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Grand Ballroom - Stamp Student Union
Suggested attire: Business Casual

This event provides a unique opportunity for students and alumni considering law school to meet face to face with law school admissions representatives from across the country. Over 100 law schools typically attend this event. See who will be attending the fair here!
For additional information about this event, please visit: http://careers.umd.edu/event/law-school-fair