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Recruiting Links

TigerNet is an online database of job and internship postings, both specifically for Sewanee students and alumni and those created by the vendor, Symplicity. Through TigerNet, students may upload a resume for employers to view, apply to jobs and internships, and register for interview times and other events.

Idealist.org connects people, organizations, and resources to help build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives. Jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities are listed on this site.

Indeed.com searches thousands of job websites

SchoolSpring.com scours the web for openings in K-12 education and provides a site for educators to use to apply for jobs. 

OneWire.com makes precise career connections in a secure, confidential environment in order to match and connect top financial institutions and industry professionals at all levels.

TennesseeJobNetwork.com is comprised of multiple employment Web sites focusing exclusively on local communities in the State of Tennessee.

Networking Links

LinkedIn is a robust tool for developing and nurturing a professional network. There are several alumni groups including the "official" one maintained by Career & Leadership Development. LinkedIn makes relationships transparent. Create an account, begin to connect with alumni and others you know, search for companies or industries of interest and prepare to be surprised at all of the amazing careers crafted by Sewanee alumni.

Sewanee Gateway is on online directory of Sewanee alumni and parents and a way that students connect with them for networking purposes. Please remember to be very specific when conducting a search (e. g. when searching for alumni in Atlanta, those with addresses in Decatur or Alpharetta will not appear).

Information Links

Spotlight on Careers provides career resources for liberal arts students and contains profiles of jobs and industries and their earnings and outlooks.

Career Insider by Vault includes insider information for over 5000 companies and 70 industries, including salary surveys for major employers. It also includes information on top graduate and professional schools and free, downloadable guides including Top InternshipsTop 100 Law FirmsGuide to Finance Interviews, etc.

Buzzfile lists thousands of employers by major and by state. 

CareerBliss seeks to empower job seekers with jobs, reviews of over 100,000 employers, and salaries, along with hundreds of career articles. 

Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers an inside look at jobs and companies. The site contains "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves. 

Inside Jobs is a a place where people can explore what opportunities exist and learn what paths can take them there.

Jobipedia.org is a free website where students and recent graduates can ask questions about job searching and get answers directly from experienced recruiting professionals at America’s top employers.

My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience.

New Grad Life links to Top 100 Niche Job Sites, and SmartRecruiters has a blog post about the Best 50 Niche Job Boards

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, and researchers.

One Day One Job and One Day One Internship profiles a different company or non-profit every day including what they do, who they are, why they’re interesting, and what kind of entry level jobs and internships they offer.

Payscale's Guide to Early Career Success provides resources on a variety of topics for new graduates.  

Environmental, Conservation and Sustainability Links

Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands

Conservation Job Board

Cyber-Sierra's Natural Resources Job Search

Earthworks-Jobs.com

Ecological Society of America

Environmental Career Opportunities

EnvironmentalScience.org

Green Jobs Network

Land Trust Alliance

National Association of Environmental Professionals

Nature Jobs

Nature Conservancy Jobs

North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) careers site includes links to other career sites of interest

Orion Magazine Green Jobs

RigZone

Society for Conservation Biology

Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Sustainability Career Resources is a Google doc that lists 70+ career resources and job listing sites

Texas A&M Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences Job Board

Weed Society of America

Housing and Relocation Links

ApartmentGuide.com

ApartmentList.com

Apartments.com

Trulia has home, apartment and room rental listings

 

Summer Intern Housing Links

Atlanta

Emory Summer Intern Housing

Chicago

777 South State

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago

London

International Students House

London Metropolitan University

Nashville

Vanderbilt University

New York

92|Y Residence

Columbia

Educational Housing Services

International House

Fashion Institute of Technology

NYU and NYU Law

School of Visual Arts

Washington, DC

American University

Catholic University

George Washington University

Washington Intern Student Housing

 

 

 

Public Health

CDC Internships and Fellowships (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

CDCology is a crowdsourcing platform for student engagement for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Emory University-Rollins School of Public Health Employment Connection

Kaiser Family Foundation Media Internships and Fellowships (focus: national health issues) 

Public Health Associate Program at the CDC

PublicHealth.org

Athletics and Sports

National Sporting Goods Association

Teamwork Online

Public Service and Politics

Brad Traverse (small monthly fee)

Craig Roberts Job List Blog

DC Public Affairs + Communications Jobs Blog

GoGovernment.org is a project of the Partnership for Public Service, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization. This site is designed to serve as a guide as you consider, apply, and secure federal employment. It will help you research federal agencies and government careers as well as provide practical tips for completing your application. This site does not post job announcements or accept applications.

HillZoo.com

Jobs That Are Left (Google group)

Jobs That Are Right (Facebook page)

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Internships and Fellowships

POWERJobs

Presidential Management Fellows (for advanced degree candidates, not current undergraduates)

Public Affairs Council

RCJobs (Roll Call)

Roll Call Ultimate Capital Hill Internship Guide (electronic guide to download)

Talent Market

The Hill

Tom Manatos Jobs

U. S. House of Representatives Jobs

U. S. Senate Jobs

Women in Government Relations

Workforce Recruitment Program (a recruitment and referral program that connects federal and private sector employers nationwide with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities)

Service and International Opportunities

Backdoorjobs.com lists short-term job openings in the United States and internationally

CIEE.org

English Program in Korea

Faith3: Service Programs that Change the World

Fulbright Fellowship (see Sewanee's Fellowships page for more information)

Go Overseas

Japanese Exchange and Teaching Program

Peace Corps

Princeton in Asia

Teaching English Abroad (resources and advice from UNC)

The Bridgespan Group is a consulting firm in the non-profit sector, and they operate a job board on their site

The Language House

Watson Fellowship

WorldTeach

International Affairs and Foreign Policy

Peace and Collaborative Development Network

Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

Marketing

Marketing: From the Inside

K-12 Education

Carney-Sandoe & Associates

Inner-City Teaching Corps (Chicago)

National Association of Episcopal Schools Job Board

National Association of Independent Schools Job Board

Southern Teachers Agency

SchoolSpring.com scours the web for openings in K-12 education and provides a site for educators to use to apply for jobs

Teach for America

Teach Kentucky

 

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