Career Center

February 10, 2015

In This Issue:
Career Center Calendar: At a Glance
SPEA VISTA Fellows Program
Internship Opportunities
Full-time Job Opportunities

Local Part-time Job Opportunities
Indiana Sherrif's Association Scholarship Program
Contact Us

Career Center Calendar: At a Glance
Tues., Feb. 10: How to Work a Career Fair Workshop with Margaret Krantz (3-4 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B); Resume Workshop with Margaret Krantz (4-5 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B)
Wed., Feb. 11: SII Interpretation for HBSP (4-5 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B)
Thurs., Feb. 12: How to Work a Career Fair Workshop with Margaret Krantz (3-4 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B)
Thurs., Feb. 19: Collegiate Career Expo (10 a.m.-3 p.m. in Indianapolis), Peace Corps Presentation (7-8 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B; details below)
Fri., Feb. 20: Peace Corps Meet-and-Greet table (11 a.m.-1 p.m. in CC Lobby)
Thurs., Feb. 26: Spotlight Career Fair (2-6 p.m. in Lexington)
Fri., Feb. 27: The Career Center will be closed for the campus Winter Break holiday
For full event descriptions and a complete calendar of Career Center events, click here.

Save the Dates: Upcoming Career Fair
Peace Corps Presentation:  Kendrall Masten from the Chicago office of the Peace Corps will be on campus on Thurs., Feb. 19 to give a presentation at 7 p.m. in Lynn Hall 120B. For an overview of what the Peace Corps offers, visit their website.
Sports Industry Conference:  The Indianapolis Sports Leadership & Career Conference is being held on Fri., Feb. 27, at the NCAA Hall of Champions. This event will allow students to interact with sports professionals in Indianapolis. The registration fee is $125, and the deadline to register is Feb. 21. For more information and to register, visit their website.
SAND:  Student-Alumni Networking Day (SAND) will take place on Sat., March 14, from 12-4 p.m. in the Science Center. SAND is an afternoon connecting with alumni through multiple panels, presentations and interactive workshops, culminating in a networking session. These sessions provide information, guidance and connections for students before the transition from Hanover. Don't miss connecting with these great alumni!
For full event descriptions and a complete calendar of Career Center events, click here.

SPEA VISTA Fellows Program
SPEA VISTA Fellows work full-time for one year on capacity-building projects at select organizations focused on poverty and poverty-related issue. Formed by a partnership between Indiana University's School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and the AmeriCorps VISTA Fellows Program, these positions are designed to help jump-start careers by providing an opportunity to gain relevant professional experience, develop skills, and build a professional network.  VISTA Fellows receive all benefits associated with the AmeriCorps VISTA program.  The program application deadline is Friday, February 20, 2015. To apply, complete the online application and submit a cover letter and resume to  Contact Sue at for more information

Internship Opportunities
Advertising Sales Interns:  The Hoosier State Press Association Foundation is offering Advertising Sales internships at a variety of Indiana newspapers. Applicants should be studying Business, Communication or a related field. Apply online here.
Human Resources Intern:  Pearson Education in Indianapolis is seeking a Human Resources Intern to gain hands-on experience for 12-16 weeks over the summer. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 2.5, and English-Spanish bilingual skills are helpful but not required. Apply online here.
Information Technology Intern:  ADP in Louisville is looking for an Information Technology Intern to gain real world experience with programming, scripting, coding, web development, troubleshooting and more. Applicants must be current sophomores or older with a GPA of at least 3.0. Apply online here.
Communications Intern:  The Cincinnati Reds are seeking a summer Communications Intern to assist with team publications, deliver promotional items, catalog game and event photos, and more. This position requires 15-20 hours per week at $8.10 an hour. Apply online here.
Costa Rica Intern:  Outward Bound Costa Rica is seeking a paid Communications and Marketing Intern to work from late May through August in Costa Rica with room and board included. For a complete description and information on how to apply, please visit their website.

Job Search Preparation:  Seniors - As you know, graduation is just around the corner.  Although you may want a break between the end of classes and the start of your job search, that strategy can work against you.  Start preparing NOW for the opportunities you want to take.  Contact the Career Center for help with your résumé, planning your search strategy, finding your network, and honing your interview skills.  Call 812.866.7127 or email to get started.

Full-time Job Opportunities
Benefits Administrative Assistant:  
Ohio National Financial Services in Cincinnati is seeking a Benefits Administrative Assistant to assist with Human Resources programs including benefits, payroll and timekeeping. Applicants should have experience in business and administrative support. Apply online here.
Naturalist Aide:  The Department of Natural Resources at Patoka Lake in DuBois County, IN is seeking a Naturalist Aide to provide nature education to visitors. Duties include developing brochures, writing media releases, and assisting in planning special events. Apply online here.
Community Engagement Manager:  Girl Scouts of Western Ohio is seeking a Community Engagement Manager to implement volunteer opportunities and help girls improve upon their leadership skills. Applicants should have experience with volunteer management. Apply online here.
Research Technician:  Indiana University is looking for a Research Technician in the Department of Dermatology to perform research experiments. Applicants should have a degree in a science-related field of study. Apply online here.
Care Coordinator:  Aspire Indiana in Noblesville is seeking a home-based Care Coordinator to work with youths and their families regarding crisis intervention, life skills training, and more. Applicants should have a degree in Psychology. Apply online here.
Want access to more job descriptions? Visit NACElink to search and view current job openings.

Local Part-time Job Opportunities
Youth Care Worker:  Pathways Youth Shelter & Family Services is seeking a part-time Youth Care Worker to assist youth ages 10-18 at a 24-hour emergency youth shelter. Applicants must be at least 21 years old. For information on how to apply, visit their website.
GNC Sales Associate:  GNC in Madison is seeking a part-time Sales Associate to educate customers and provide customer service. Employees are responsible for being knowledgeable about products and maintaining a clean and stocked store. Apply online here.
J.C. Penney Support Specialist:  J.C. Penney in Madison is seeking a seasonal Support Specialist to handle backroom duties and merchandise replenishment. Apply online here.

Indiana Sheriff's Association Scholarship Program
The Indiana Sheriff's Association is sponsoring a Scholarship Program to award forty scholarships for $500 each to Indiana students pursuing a criminal justice career. Applicants must be Indiana residents and members (or dependents of a member) of the Indiana Sheriff's Association. For more information and to download an application, visit their website.

Get Connected with the Career Center!
If you have questions about events or job openings, please contact us! You can also make an appointment to discuss resume help, job search assistance, career guidance, and grad school assistance. Feel free to email us at or call Sue Tilley at 812.866.7127.