Summer 2015: UF in Paris and UF in Rome (Apply Now!)

UF in Rome and UF in Paris — Summer 2015 (still accepting applications)

  • Complete the summer enrollment requirement while studying abroad
  •  The program cost is the same for in-state and out-of-state students
  • INTERNSHIPS available in Paris (advanced French language skills required)
  •  Complete business core classes or courses for a business minor

Schedule a study abroad advising appointment by calling 352.273.0151

Any UF major may apply

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Work for Apple as a College Advisor

Do you want to make a difference while working with the World’s Most Admired Company?  The AppleCare College Program is an opportunity to be part of this exciting team while you’re still in college — and best of all, you’ll work from home.

As a College Advisor, you will be provided with a business-use iMac, comprehensive paid training, and a schedule that complements your college lifestyle.  You will also have full corporate benefits including up to $5,250 of tuition reimbursement per calendar year, paid time off, discounts, fitness reimbursement, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and the potential to grow in a career at Apple.

All majors enrolled through May 2016 are encouraged to apply online.

To learn more, visit:  http://www.apple.com/jobs/us/students.html#aha_college

Posted in Career |

Enactus Applications Open!

Enactus applications are open! We’re recruiting motivated leaders of all majors for the Fall 2015 Emerging Leader Class. Are you interested in real-world problem solving? Do you want to put your academic skills to the test?

UF Enactus offers students the opportunity to put the skills you learn in the classroom into practice while serving your community. Our leaders are energized by the opportunity to work with our local community to make a difference in their lives. We are fortunate to have a large network of supportive business partners who assist us in our projects and provide valuable training on topics, such as project management, measuring results, and effective delegation.

Awarded as a two credit course by those admitted, UF Enactus affords you the opportunity to manage your own project form start to finish, work closely with a group of peers, and develop innovative ways to serve the changing needs of our community.

To learn more about each individual project, please visit out website: ufenactus.org>apply!

Application Deadline: March 13 11:59 P.M.

Interviews: March 26 and 27, location and time TBA

Please direct all questions to: recruitment@ufenactus.org

Director of Recruitment: Matias Faret

Posted in Announcement, Involvement |

Non-profit Marketing Intern Opportunity with the Gainesville Roller Rebels

This internship will provide interns an opportunity to gain valuable experience not only learning the day-to-day tasks in running a successful non-profit, amateur sports league, but will provide valuable field experience as well.

Description: 

  • Interns will play key roles in leading promotions of league events and fundraisers.
  • During the internship you will have the opportunity to be involved in the creation of innovative events that will assist in driving relevance in the market place.
  • Interns will be responsible for working with the league’s internship director data analysis projects. These projects include analyzing many sources of data and looking for insights that can help drive revenue and relevance in the market place.
  • This position will be focused on business analytics, not player or roller derby analytics. Data sources include: tickets sales, merchandise/food and beverage sales, digital advertising, website/social media traffic, and email traffic.
  • This position is unpaid

Application:  Please send your resume to internship coordinator via e-mail at  leagueliaison@gainesvillerollerrebels.com. The deadline to apply is March 9th 

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Gator Global Initiative (GGI) Conference – March 14-15

The Gator Global Initiative (GGI) Conference, a two day social justice event aimed at developing socially responsible leaders, will take place on March 14-15, 2015. We seek to drive change by inspiring participants to take action on an issue they are passionate about, allowing participants to collaborate with other driven UF students, and providing knowledge about social issues. Whether you are a founder of a non-profit organization, a member of a student club, or simply want to learn about how to take your first step in making a difference in your community, join us at the 2015 Gator Global Initiative Conference.

UF alumni, professors, and local community philanthropists will be providing their insight and participation about multiple social issues through interactive panels with topics including Health Disparities, Education Inequalities, Environmental Sustainability, and more.

Workshops, led by community leaders, will allow participants to walk away with valuable soft skills that can be used to confidently commit to action at the end of the conference and to make a change in their community. Small group sessions in between panels and workshops will allow participants to recognize and utilize the diversity on campus, as well as provide a unique environment to collaborate, share ideas, receive feedback, and empower others.

We inspire participants to find their passion and give them the necessary tools to create a positive, sustainable impact in their community. Registration for GGI 2015 closes MARCH 9, 2015, so sign-up today! http://www.leadershipandservice.ufl.edu/programs/gator_global_initiative/

Posted in Announcement |

Career & Academic Peer (CAP) Mentor Application – Due February 27

The Heavener School of Business is actively recruiting high achieving students to hire as a 2015-16 Career & Academic Peer (CAP) Mentor.  Are you interested in developing a professional skill set that will serve you for a lifetime while getting paid to help business students find internships and leadership positions?   CAP Mentors are part-time employees in the WCBA who specialize in helping business students prepare for and obtain internships.  In the process, mentors receive extensive professional development training on personal branding, networking, resume development, effective interviewing, using LinkedIn effectively, and much more.  Empower others to reach their dreams.  Develop professional skills.  Become a CAP Mentor today!

Application Deadline: February 27 @ Noo

Apply Online (link LIVE): warrington.ufl.edu/undergraduate/myheavener/career/cap/become.asp

Information Session and CAP Social: Thursday, February 19, 6:00-8:00pm Heavener #210 & the Swamp Restaurant (R.S.V.P on Facebook!) https://www.facebook.com/events/1591820621034346/

Posted in Involvement |

Student-Athlete Research Study – Enter to Win $20 Gift Cards

If you are a student athlete, consider taking this research study – the purpose is to gather information regarding the experiences and behaviors of student-athletes and non-student athletes. All participants will have the option to enter their e-mail address into a raffle for $20 gift cards. For more information, please see the attached script and information sheet.

Survey Information

Survey: https://uncg.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9Tg794OVGDslBqJ

Posted in Announcement |

On Campus Summer Job Opportunity! – Heavener School of Business Student Assistant

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

This position duration is May – August 2015 (summer). The position is a 15-20 hours per week commitment.

Application Process

Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to Cortney Butcher (cortney.butcher@warrington.ufl.edu) by March 12th at 5 PM EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that addresses:
  • Why you want to become a student assistant in the Center for Career Planning and Leadership Development, and
  • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced in your lifetime.

 

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Scholarships for students participating in the University of Nottingham – Ningbo, China Exchange 2015/16

Scholarship for exchange students

  1. Ningbo International Student Government Scholarships for Academic Excellence:

The winners will be awarded a one-off payment of RMB3000 (~$480) per semester or RMB6000 (~$960) per year. Students need to apply to the UNNC International Office.

  1. UNNC exchange scholarships: This scholarship will be automatically awarded to the 4 selected students from UNNC international exchange partners (not including Nottingham UK and Malaysia campuses). Our partner can nominate maximum 4 UNNC scholarship students (per academic year) when they send exchange nomination information to the UNNC International Office. The winners will be awarded a one-off payment of RMB3000 (~$480).

Detail information regarding scholarships, please see: http://www.nottingham.edu.cn/en/international/exchanges/incoming/scholarship-finance.aspx

Posted in Scholarship |

Walt Disney Finance and Accounting Internship

The Walt Disney Company’s Theme Parks & Resorts Segment is hiring Finance & Accounting Professional Interns for the Fall 2015 Program. The Finance Division is responsible for managing the financial and business affairs of the domestic Theme Parks and Resorts segment of The Walt Disney Company. These dynamic interns will have opportunities available in Operations Finance, Business Operations, Financial Systems or Financial Reporting/Advisory & Assurance depending on the assigned role. Seeking individuals with strong organizational skills and attention to detail, strong interpersonal and communication skills, problem solving skills and demonstrated strong computer skills (Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint).

 If you are interested, please carefully review the responsibilities and qualifications to ensure you meet all requirements, then apply for the position in order to be considered. Remember that the deadline to apply is March 31, 2015.To learn more about our finance and accounting internship, please click here:<https://xjobs.brassring.com/tgwebhost/jobdetails.aspx?partnerid=25348&siteid=5039&jobid=241600>.

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