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1 "Insure Your Future" unveils first-of-its-kind internship program
Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021)
Northern Iowan 119:16, p.01
10/20/2022 Insure Your Future is an internship program created by various insurance companies in Iowa to provide more internship for college students starting in the summer of 2023; photo.
2 Employers seek skills, not majors
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:9, p.4
9/27/2021 Matt Nuese, associate director of Career Services, discusses the change from major based to skills based hiring done by employers.
3 Panther Portrait: Job & Internship Fair
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.02
2/20/2020 UNI's semi annual Career Fair took place in the McLeod Center. Students were able to meet with over 170 potential jobs, internships, graduate opportunities and job opportunities. Some job recruiters give insight on how to present yourself to a potential employer. UNI Career services provides resources for students seeking employment; photo.
4 Maximize your time over break
Bradford--Megan (Student--2019), Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:25, p.03
12/5/2019 This editorial review was more of a self-help article about what you should do over break and how it should be a relaxing time. Author Megan Bradford wrote many examples and ideas that students can do over the break to make the most of their time; photo.
5 Career Fair Guide
Northern Iowan 116:5, p.Suppl. 01
9/16/2019 Tips, attendees, career opportunities and more to help your future seem like less of a "Strange Thing". Guide to the 2019 fall semester career fair. Includes a list of companies that will be attending, articles on Building a resume, Make the most of the Career Fair, Secrets to social media success, and Career Fair Tips.
6 It's always sunny at the Career Fair
Smith--Monique (Student--2017), Hofmeyer--Sarah (Student--2014), Madden--Jacob (Class of 2019), Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015), Ritondale--Sarah (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:5, p.Supp
9/11/2017 Guide to success at the 2017 fall semester career fair. Includes resume tips, dress guides, helpful information on how to look and act professional, and a list of companies that will be attending.
7 Career Fair Guide
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 112:5, p.Supp.
9/14/2015 Guide gives advice on how students can be successful with their speech and presentation at the UNI Career Fair; photo.
8 Get the bang for your college buck
Boisen--Eric (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:53, p.4
4/27/2015 Eric Boisen urges students to put in work time outside of class; photo.
9 Career Fair Guide
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:35, p.Supp. 1
2/12/2015 Guide to success at the 2015 spring semester career fair. Includes resume tips, dress guides, helpful information on how to look and act professional, and a list of companies that will be attending.
10 UNI's Olivia Hottle Mossman named Most Outstanding Intern
Public Relations News Release 2014:142, p.1
12/16/2014 The American Advertising Federation (AAF) Stickell Internship Advisory Board named UNI student Olivia Hottle Mossman Most Outstanding Intern for her work last summer in New York City.
11 Unpaid interns still gain experience
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:45, p.6
3/27/2014 Even though interns rarely have paid positions, they are still able to gain real world experience. However, it is hard for interns to get by without earning any money.
12 UNI student gets dream internship
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:35, p.Supp. 8
2/10/2014 Daye Pope landed an internship in Washington, D. C., where he will be working with the Victory Fund organization.
13 Connections; a chance encounter opens doors half the world away
Northern Iowa Today 97:1, p.10
1/1/2014 Alumnus William Smith assists Jacob Lewis in his accounting career; photo.
14 New study finds work satisfaction increases dramatically with age
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:24, p.2
11/19/2013 A study from the Associated Press Center for Public Affairs Research shows job satisfaction increases with age. A variety of different job experiences can help students discover what they enjoy and avoid this problem; photo.
15 Internships continue to rise
Niles--Kellen (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:22, p.2
11/12/2013 According to the Society for Human Resource Management, there is an excess of internships available for UNI students. Students can apply for these internships through Career Cat online or by visiting Career Services.
16 Student Affairs Practicum and Internship fair
Northern Iowan 110:14, p.
10/15/2013 The Student Affairs Practicum and Internship fair will be on October 17 from 11a.m. to 1p.m. in Gilchrist Hall rooms 007 and 009.
17 It's the most wonderful time of life
Peterson--Caitlin Anne (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 110:2, p.5
8/30/2013 The author showcases many different ways to make the most of the college experience at each grade level. She stresses how important it is to get involved and to meet new people.
18 Work the Valley; unique community partnership gets students off campus and into the local job market
Northern Iowa Today 95:3, p.10
5/1/2013 Job tours allow students to look at employment possibilities in local market; businesses hope to keep strong graduates in Cedar Valley; photo.
19 The internship every UNI student should do
Monnier--Beth Alice (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:35, p.5
2/15/2013 There are internships available with Southwestern, a book publishing company in Nashville. This internship allows students to apply their knowledge to real life situations. The author participated in this program last year and thinks it was beneficial.
20 What was the economic impact of PFG closing?
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:3, p.1
8/31/2012 Following the attempted suicide of PFG founder, Russell Wassendorf, PFG and MyVerona Ristorante closed. The closing left over 200 people out of work. Companies in the area and the Midwest were eager to hire these high tech employees; photo.
21 Career Fair tips
Northern Iowan 108:37, p.supp3
2/17/2012 Career Services provides tips on how to dress, what to bring, and needed preparation.
22 O'Meara juggles more than just a soccer ball
Funke--Brittany Lynn (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:37, p.6
2/17/2012 Time management is important for Ericka O'Meara. She is a graduate student, tutors, has internship hours, and plays soccer. The accounting department and playing soccer drew her to UNI. In her spare time, she is planning her wedding; photo.
23 The early bird gets the internship
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:37, p.supp3
2/17/2012 Amber Irlmeier attends the Career Fair every semester. Meeting with recruiters is now less stressful; photo.
24 Survey Cards
Noska--Jared Lyle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:41, p.10
3/4/2011 The Southwestern Company distributes survey cards before and during class periods. Rather than an internship, this company hires students to sell their products door to door. This tactic is questioned and not appreciated.
25 Career Fair connects students to opportunities
Maddix--Nicholas Scott (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:39, p.1
2/25/2011 Students explored career options during the Career Fair. Internships, networking, and full time jobs were on the minds of students. Nearly one hundred companies were represented; photo.
26 Make this your best semester ever
Jeffries--Leah Kay (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 107:28, p.9
1/14/2011 Don't waste the semester waiting for summer; meet new people, get organized early, set your goals high, enjoy your studies, find an internship or part time job, join a new group, and have fun.
27 Internship opportunity
Northern Iowan 107:9, p.3
9/28/2010 The intern coordinator for Senator Tom Harkin will be visiting with students interested in an internship in Maucker Union.
28 Internship opportunity; Senator Harkin hiring interns
Northern Iowan 107:8, p.2
9/24/2010 Caitlin Staebell will be available to meet with students interested in becoming interns to Senator Harkin. Ms. Staebell is the intern coordinator for the Senator.
29 Internships can provide guidance
Snook--Jessica Ann (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:5, p.7b
9/14/2010 Internships are beneficial to both employee and employer. The employee learns about the business and can decide if this is truly what he/she wants. The employer can judge the skills of the intern and determine if a full time job is warranted.
30 UNI prepares for annual career fair
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:4, p.1
9/10/2010 Dates and times for the annual career fair announced. Over one hundred organizations as well as graduate and professional schools will be present with internships, full time jobs, or further education opportunities.
31 UNI internship program ranked No. 1
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:3, p.1
9/3/2010 Twenty-two student interns from UNI took the top spot in Northwestern Mutual's national intern college team competition. 435 colleges and three thousand interns took part in the competition.
32 Students consider costs of summer internships
Northern Iowan 106:51, p.2
4/20/2010 Students express frustration with frequently unrewarding and unpaid internships.
33 Mudd Advertising offers opportunities for students
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:49, p.7
4/13/2010 Students urged to apply for internships and employment with local company.
34 UNI student accepted into prestigious U. N. summer internship program
Public Relations News Release 2009:385, p.1
4/8/2010 Abubakarr Jalloh is one of approximately 200 individuals selected from around the world to participate in the U. N. Headquarters Secretariat Internship Programme this summer.
35 Time to insert an obligatory "life isn't fair" speech
French--Larissa A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 106:41, p.4
3/5/2010 Students need to learn how to handle situations where they experience unfair treatment. These situations need to be addressed with grace rather than temper tantrums. Summer internships may be the first test of gracefully handling situations.
36 Camp Adventure Internships
Northern Iowan 106:36, p.10
2/16/2010 Internships pay $2600 for seventeen weeks; housing and travel are paid. Twelve hours of college credit is included. Opportunities exist in Germany, England, Italy, and Belgium; photo.
37 Electronic media students selected as "Entertainment Tonight" interns
Funk--Dakota John (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:35, p.6
2/12/2010 Aaron Chrenen, Brittany Johanningmeier, and Eva Andersen have been awarded a once in a lifetime opportunity. They have been selected to be interns by alumnus Mark Steines of Entertainment Tonight; photo.
38 Internships aid students with skills, careers
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:27, p.4
12/11/2009 Employers are expecting to see internships on resumes. Many times an internship will lead to a full time job offer.
39 Career services offers advice for worrisome graduates
Wilson--Kalli Jean (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:26, p.7
12/8/2009 According to Career Services, eighty per cent of UNI graduates found jobs within ninety days of graduation. The starting salary was $36,823. Career Services can help in finding a job. Many services are available.
40 Don DeWaay gives back to UNI
Zidon--Rachel Margaret (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:7, p.7
9/22/2009 Former student makes good in the financial advising field. His company ranked 58th in the United States on the list of Top 100 Financial Advisors. His company offers internships, contributes to the Foundation, and hires UNI grads; photo.
41 Camp Adventure Internships
Northern Iowan 106:1, p.15
8/28/2009 Internship opportunities in Germany, England, Italy, Belgium, and the United States; photo.
42 UNI's Roe completes Nicaraguan internship
Public Relations News Release 2009:20, p.1
8/28/2009 Tyler Roe, a native of Omaha, Neb., is a summer 2009 graduate with dual degrees in economics and Spanish. He traveled to the village of Siares in Matagalpa, Nicaragua, for the "Socio-Economic Reality of Central America" liberal arts capstone course.
43 Cooperative education provides University of Northern Iowa students with hands-on experience
Public Relations News Release 2009:6, p.1
8/18/2009 More than 80 students have completed their summer semester positions through the Internship program. The positions are for credit, are usually paid and provide valuable hands-on experience in their majors. Co-op students are listed.
44 Camp Adventure Internships
Northern Iowan 105:60, p.5
7/24/2009 Internship opportunities in Germany, England, Italy, Belgium, and the United States are available for the coming year. Interns may receive twelve hours of college credit, a living stipend of $2600 for seventeen weeks, and housing and travel; photo.
45 Cooperative education provides University of Northern Iowa students with hands-on experience
Public Relations News Release 2008:585, p.1
6/23/2009 Some 150 students completed their spring semester positions through the Cooperative Education/Internship program. Students are able to receive academic credit, are usually paid for their work and gain valuable hands-on experience. Students listed.
46 UNI graduate to intern with FESCO in China
Public Relations News Release 2008:414, p.1
3/23/2009 Kelly Murphy, daughter of Tim and Kathy Murphy of Waterloo, will spend six months interning at Foreign Enterprise Service Co., Ltd (FESCO) in the Dalian Development Zone in northeast China.
47 From Cedar Falls to Los Angeles; students offered internship by alum
Strong--Jocelyn Jane (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:34, p.11
2/10/2009 Alumnus Mark Steines is the host of Entertainment Tonight; has made internships available to UNI students for the last four years; photo.
48 College Bound: More than one letter of acceptance means it's decision time
Public Relations News Release 2008:284, p.1
1/5/2009 Assistant Director of Admissions/Communications, Thomas O'Shea, recommends four factors in considering: college major and academic resources; financial aid packages; campus life; and community life.
49 UNI to send Cezar to Presidential inauguration
Public Relations News Release 2008:287, p.1
1/5/2009 Student body president, Pernell Cezar, a junior from Gary, Ind., double-majoring in finance and marketing, will be in Washington, D. C., for the inauguration of Barack Obama, the nation's 44th President, as a part of a 12-day seminar.
50 The internship search starts now
Bardsley--Laura Lee (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:16, p.7
10/25/2008 College recruiters look for summer interns during the fall. Interviews are taking place now. Grade point averages are important to recruiters. Internships are more important for upper classmen, than freshmen.


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