Government & Public Service

The Government & Public Service Career Community encompasses those members of the Schreiner community who are seeking opportunities to better their communities, advocate for issues they care about, and serve the public good. This is a space where everyone can share ways of working in and with community-based organizations, government agencies, interest groups, social movements, and other organizations committed to improving the lives of others.

You are invited to share your experiences and resources that may support individual pathways, connect with those interested in pursuing a career in government or public service to offer insight and advice, and post and inform the broader community of internship, community engagement, or job opportunities.

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6 Ways to Build Up Your Resume When You Can’t Afford to Do an Unpaid Internship

As you start thinking about life after college, you may hear that internships are the most important stepping stones to your first job. And they are often the simplest and most traditional way to build up your resume so you …
By Tiffany Waddell Tate - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity

Increasing racial and ethnic diversity has become a primary focus within the legal industry, and the conversation has been especially at the forefront in the wake of the social justice movement sparked by the death of George Floyd. While progress …

By Vault Law Editors - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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How To Support Child & Youth Mental Health on a Remote Internship

by: Schreiner University student, Caitlyn Melo

How To Support Child & Youth Mental Health on a Remote Internship | Intern Abroad HQ (internhq.com)

By Wendy Blaettner
Wendy Blaettner Director of the Schreiner Experience Wendy Blaettner
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Labor Market Insights Announcement

Labor markets are rapidly changing with the transformation of industries. As a student, a knowledge of employment trends, skills lists, education requirements and salaries is essential to inform your career decisions, and prepare you for the job market. 

uConnect has …

By Wendy Blaettner
Wendy Blaettner Director of the Schreiner Experience Wendy Blaettner
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Meaningful Work Internships: Costa Rica Chicas

Four Schreiner students spent the summer of 2017 in Costa Rica
as part of the Meaningful Work Internship Program.
These are the stories of their experience.

Costa Rica – Costa Rica Chicas (wordpress.com)

 

By David Reast
David Reast Coordinator of Meaningful Work David Reast
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To qualify for the Presidential Medallion a student must earn all five coins from the Presidential Coin series. This form …