Monday, March 30, 2015

Medical School Information Session

Are you a College Park CCJS Graduate?

If you have or will be graduating with a degree from UMCP in Criminology and Criminal Justice we want to hear what you are up to! Where are you working and what are you doing? Let us know by emailing so we can post it to our alumni webpage!

Friday, March 27, 2015

Career Expo

Creating a Research Poster in the Humanities and the Social Sciences

Knowing how to present academic research is an important skill for undergraduates that may be applied to future academic and career experiences. The research poster session has been a staple of presenting research in the STEM fields yet is still little known in the humanities and some social science disciplines. The Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research is hosting workshops for undergraduate students in the humanities and social sciences on creating a research poster. 

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Study Abroad Opportunity

Block 2: 20 to 31 July
There are 20 scholarships available of €500 for highly motivated students. Deadline for application is 1 April. Also there is a discount of €250 for students of partner universities.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Geography Career & Internship Fair

For More Information:

Federal/Global Semester Program

Want college credit for an internship in Washington D.C.? 

Interested in Homeland Security and/or global policy issues? Intrigued by the idea of public service? Apply now to UMD’s Federal Semester Program or Global Semester in Washington, D.C.!  Apply by April 6 for first round consideration! 

Join a lively, engaged, and motivated student community!  In both programs students take a fall-semester seminar from expert practitioners in one of several concentrations including Homeland Security, U.S. Diplomacy, and Global Challenges. 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. The programs also feature one-on-one assistance in writing resumes, obtaining internships, etc.

Students who successfully complete program requirements will earn a notation on their transcript!
For details and an application form, go to and/or or contact our office: 2407 Marie Mount Hall, 301-314-0261. Fill out just one application and rank your choices across the two programs.  Applications preferred by Monday, April 6. Rolling admissions thereafter.

US Secret Service Employer Networking Session

Image result for us secret serviceUnited States Secret Service will present an information session on their Special Agent, Uniformed Division Officer, and Various administrative, professional, technical opportunities positions. They are interested in students from ALL majors. Read more about the U.S. Secret Service,

Appropriate Attire:  Minimum attire for ALL sessions with employers present is business casual unless otherwise specified.

When:  Tuesday, April 07, 2015 
Time:  4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Location: University Career Center - Resource Room (3135 Hornbake Library)

More Information:

CIA Career Center Campus Sessions

The CIA will be offering two opportunities in April for students on campus to learn and be exposed to the intelligence field. Please see the announcements below and visit the Career Centers website for more information.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Career Center Workshops

CCJS Students! Make sure you check out all of the events the Career Center has to offer, including workshops dedicated to "How to Find an Internship" and "BSOS Career Lab: Networking." See the descriptions and calendar link below for full event listings, details, and how to register.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Legal Aid Internship

Are you considering a law related career?  Would you like to help fellow students? Are you interested in gaining hands-on legal experience while earning credit? Apply for a Fall 2015 Internship with the
Undergraduate Student Legal Aid Office!

Our internship is on campus.  Interns earn 3 credits which include office hours and a weekly class taught by the attorney.

For more information, stop by our office in Suite 3125 of the South Campus Dining Hall or call 301-314-7756.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Nominate a BSOS Department or College Advisor for the 2015 Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor Award

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Deadline Extended to Wednesday, March 25!

The advisors in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences play an integral role in the academic careers of our students.  Through advising, teaching and mentoring, our College, departmental and faculty advisors provide an important service to students by helping them set, pursue and achieve their scholastic goals.