Thursday, January 18, 2018

Summer 2018 Security Operations Intern - The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

Image result for disney careersJob ID: 510512BR
Location: New York, New York, United States
Business: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)
Brand: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

Segment Description: 
Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine building upon the skills you’ve learned in the classroom through real-world hands-on work experience. Now imagine yourself in a Professional Internship with Disney Corporate. When your extraordinary talents, our renowned legacy and the promise of an even brighter future unite, just imagine the stories you could be part of!

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…
East Coast Security Operations is dedicated to the protection of life and property at Disney/ABC. In addition, the team investigates criminal incidents with proper law enforcement liaison.

Summer 2018 Internship: Howard County Police Department Crime Analysis Unit

The Howard County Police Department's Crime Analysis Unit is looking for interns! Applications for this internship opportunity are now being accepted for the Summer 2018 semester. Interested students should express their interest by completing and forwarding the following: 1) a COVER LETTER explaining their interest for being considered; and 2) a completed Volunteer Internship Application. Please direct the completed paperwork in email, person, mail, or fax it to:  
  
Howard County Police Department, Police Personnel
ATTN: Crime Analysis Internship Coordinator
3410 Court House Drive, Ellicott City, MD  21043
Fax 4103133212
The deadline for submitting applications are due no later than Friday, February 23, 2018 by 4:00 PM. Any questions or concerns regarding the internship can be directed to Duane 'Skip' Baylor at dbaylor@howardcountymd.gov or (410) 313-3683.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Adele’s Circle of Women 2018 Scholarship Open

Image result for adele circle of womenAdele’s Circle of Women Scholarship grants annual scholarships to help deserving students who advance the role of women and girls in their academic studies and activities, who plan to further this leadership in their personal and professional lives.  The scholarship seeks to aid emerging student leaders and/or recognize accomplished student leaders.  The five scholarships provide a $500 award to a current University of Maryland undergraduate or graduate student.  Established in 2015, the Adele’s Circle of Women Scholarship is generously funded by Terp alumnae. 

Eligibility Requirements for five (5) $500 scholarships:

Special Course for BSOS Students: Register for BSOS388 Do Good Now

Innovation & Social Change: Do Good Now
BSOS388B (also offered as PLCY388D and HONR348D)
Day/Time: Wednesdays 3:00-5:30 PM

This course introduces students to the concept of social innovation while exploring the many mechanisms for achieving social impact. It is team-based, highly interactive and dynamic, and provides an opportunity for students to generate solutions to a wide range of problems facing many communities today. The course deepens the students' understanding of entrepreneurship and innovation practices by guiding them through the creation and implementation process as applied to a project idea of their choice. Click here and visit Testudo for more information.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Apply NOW for Fall 2018 BSOS College Scholarships!

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The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences offers a variety of scholarships to current students! We encourage you to apply now for an award for the fall 2018 semester. Before submitting your application, make sure to review each scholarship's eligibility criteria. To explore all of our scholarships, and determine which best suit you, please visit this link.

Applications for the fall 2018 semester are due on February 12, 2018 by 9 a.m. Click here to apply.

Questions regarding the scholarships or the application process can be e-mailed to bsos-scholarships@umd.edu.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Job Search Boot Camp for Recent UMD Grads


Thursday, January 18, 2018  |  9:00 am - 4:30 pm |  3rd floor Hornbake Library, South Wing

Are you a UMD recent graduate (December 2017 or May 2017) who wants to submerge yourself in basic job search strategies?  Then this workshop is for you!  Throughout the day you will:

  • Discover how to identify your skills, interests and values
  • Learn how to focus your resume
  • Target positions/industries/organizations of interest to you
  • Learn the ins and outs of networking
  • Create a LinkedIn profile.

Space is limited, so please register at https://go.umd.edu/JSBC18 as soon as possible. There is a $15.00 registration fee. Deadline to register and/or to cancel registration with refund is Tuesday, January 9th, 2018.

* Lunch will be provided

For additional information about this event: Contact Linda Lenoir at llenoir@umd.edu. This event is hosted by the University Career Center & The President's Promise.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

ENGL292/ ENGL388C Writing for Change

This class offers students an opportunity to combine service with scholarship and engage issues of literacy, diversity, and equity in the American education system. We will work with ninth grade students at local Northwestern High School to explore the ways writing can be used as a tool for social change.