UMUC and the Department of Veterans Affairs Create a New Partnership

On Monday, July 10, 2017, UMUC’s President Javier Miyares signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to create a collaborative partnership between the VA’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion and UMUC’s Career Services Office.   The purpose of the MOU is to establish a robust collaborative working partnership in order to coordinate and implement outreach to UMUC’s diverse student population for employment and educational opportunities within the VA.Continue Reading

Recruiter Session with ICF International, Library of Congress, Broadsoft, and the Department of Energy and Environment

UMUC’s Career Services and Alumni Relations team recently hosted more than 150 attendees for a Recruiter Session featuring ICF International, Library of Congress, Broadsoft, and the Department of Energy and Environment at the UMUC Academic Center in Largo and online. Through the event, students and alumni learned more about each organization and connected directly with recruiters and program managers from various career industries including Business Administration, Cybersecurity, Information Technology, and Emergency Management.  Continue Reading

Career Opportunities at the Central Intelligence Agency: Cracking the Code for Getting Hired

Are you passionate about protecting the interests of the United States?  Are you interested in international affairs?  Are you mission focused?  Answering yes to questions like these might indicate that working for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) may interest you.  The mission of the CIA is toContinue Reading

Virtual Recruiter Session Featuring State of Maryland, Verizon, CACI, Leidos, and Department of Veterans Affairs

University of Maryland University College’s Career Services and Alumni Relations team recently hosted a virtual Recruiter Session with State of Maryland, Verizon, CACI, Leidos, and the Department of Veterans Affairs. More than 150 UMUC alumni and students chatted with recruiters from these premier employers to learn more about possible career opportunities. Continue Reading

December Virtual Recruiter Session Featuring BAE Sysytems, Blue Sky Innovative Solutions, and AT&T

UMUC’s Career Services and Alumni Relations team hosted a Virtual Recruiter Session on December 13th, 2016. More than 130 UMUC alumni and students attended. The event featured employers BAE Systems, Blue Sky Innovative Solutions, and AT&T.  The event was hosted online and gave students and alumni the opportunity to chat with recruiters from each organization and showcase their LinkedIn profile and/or resume.Continue Reading

October Recruiter Session with General Dynamics Missions Systems, T. Rowe Price, Deutsche Bank, SC3, and Maryland Air National Guard

Last night, UMUC’s Career Services team hosted its cybersecurity Recruiter Session with more than 120 attendees both in-person and online. Employers present at the event included General Dynamics Mission Systems, T. Rowe Price, Deutsche Bank, SC3 and Maryland National Air Guard. The event was hosted at the UMUC Academic Center in Largo and online. The event gave attendees information and insight into the various career opportunities and work culture within the cybersecurity departments.  Continue Reading