Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Private Detective Agency Seeking Applicants for Full Time Positions

A Maryland based private detective agency is seeking applicants for a full time as well as part time positions. The agency specializes in insurance fraud and related investigations.  Below are some details about the agency and the position.
  • The agency works for doctors, hospitals, defense attorneys, and insurance carriers.
  • The position is primarily responsible for conducting video surveillance of individuals who have filed a claim alleging injury.
  • The agency is willing to train new employees from the ground up.
  • The agency will supply all equipment necessary to complete the job.
  • The training period is three weeks and during the training period new employees will learn how to set up and conduct mobile surveillance and obtain video evidence.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Montgomery College Third Annual Student Forum with the DEA

Resume Thursdays

Do you need to have your resume critiqued? Did you just find an internship or a job that you would like to apply to and you want to have someone to review your resume? The Peer Career Educators (PCE) will be available to  offer one-on-one advising on making your resume marketable to employers.

When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union - Baltimore Room
Website: http://www.careers.umd.edu/events_description.cfm?event_id=4879  

Save Your Semester - Workshop at LAS

Are you feeling overwhelmed'exams are approaching and you don't know where the semester went.  Some students tend to give up during this critical time and lose unnecessary points.  Instead, this workshop will introduce you to techniques to organize the last three weeks of the semester, feel more in control of your time before finals, and help you earn as many of your remaining points as possible.

When: Monday, April 28, 2014 
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Shoemaker  : 2202

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Fall 2014 Internship: Prince George's County Police Department

Bright Futures: Internship Scholarship Fund

In 2013, the University Career Center & The President's Promise awarded 80+ students with need-based scholarships ranging from $250-$1,250 to help offset expenses incurred during unpaid summer internships. We are back at it again for Summer 2014!

TerpService Weekend: Volunteer and Learn (April 28th -- May 3rd)

Terp Service logoDon't miss your last chance to volunteer with 150+ people in the local community! TerpService Weekend is a great opportunity to not only serve in the community but also to learn more about yourself, the community, and the social issues that impact the society every day. The week of April 28th consists of several events (listed below; specific times/locations on the website) that lead up to the May 3rd service day. Register on the website today!
  • April 28th -- May 2nd: Interfaith Clothing Drive
  • Wednesday, April 30th: Nonprofit Internship/Career Panel & Networking
  • Wednesday, April 30th: Social Justice Film Screening: Fruitvale Station
  • Saturday, May 3rd: Day of Service

It's Not Too Late to Find an Internship

There still may be time to find a summer internship! If you have questions about how to obtain an internship, how to search for experiences and how to apply, this workshop is for you! The steps to prepare for an internship search and strategies for identifying an experience will be discussed.

When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union- Margaret Brent Room 2112

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Federal Semester and Global Semester Programs Still Accepting Applications

Want college credit for an internship in Washington D.C.? Interested in Homeland Security and/or global policy issues? Intrigued by the idea of a career in public service? Apply now to the Federal Semester Program or the Global Semester Program in D.C.

Both programs combine a fall seminar in an issue area with a spring internship in Washington D.C. Some of our concentrations include: Homeland and National Security Policy, Responses to Global Challenges, and U.S. Diplomacy and Public Policy-making. Past internship locations include: the Department of Homeland Security, the House Committee on Homeland Security, Helios Global, and the Center for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START).  Year-round activities include trips to Capitol Hill and federal agencies, professional development workshops, and conversations with policymakers.

For details and an application form, go to http://federalsemester.umd.edu and/or http://globalsemesterdc.umd.edu or contact our office: 2407 Marie Mount Hall, (301) 314-0261. Dr. Joan Burton, Director. Second wave of applications will be reviewed May 13. Rolling admissions thereafter.

Volunteers Needed For Maryland Day

CCJS is currently seeking volunteers for Maryland Day!  CCJS needs helps with our forensic activities, including: fingerprinting, dusting for fingerprints, dollhouse crime scenes, mock crime scenes, and polygraphs.  The event is from 10:00am – 4:00pm.  Students can sign up for 2-hour shifts.  Please consider volunteering your time and helping out the CCJS Department!

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Rebecca Johnson at rebjoh24@umd.edu.  

ACSDU Fall Tutoring Positions

ASCDU is currently hiring tutors for Fall 2014.  They are looking for students from all disciplines and offer great working opportunities, multiple training workshops, and professional development options.  Sophomore standing with 3.4 min GPA required.  Graduate students are also encouraged to apply.  Email: terptutor@umd.edu for application or with questions.

Nonprofit Internship/Career Panel & Networking

Are you interested in working in the non-profit sector? Are you looking for an internship or career in service? Attend this internship and career panel to hear from and network with professionals who work at local community based organizations!
There will be a panel discussion, followed by networking round tables. Food and drinks will be provided.

Participating community organizations include:
  • Bread for the City
  • Magruder Park
  • Little Lights
  • Community Forklift
  • Maryland Multicultural Youth Center
  • A Wider Circle

When: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 
Time: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: 3100 Hornebake Library, South Wing -- University Career Center & The President's Promise