Explore post-graduation opportunities and learn more about the skills, education, and experience needed to land your dream job
Connect with potential employers and build your network for future career exploration
Share your resume with employers
Get Hired for internships and careers in environmental fields and discover volunteer opportunities or unpaid internships which build practical skills, allow you to network, and provide experience needed to advance your career
Make the Career Fair a Success!
Do your research – Review the organization’s website before the career fair so your questions are specific
Dress professionally – First impressions are important
Introduce yourself – Work on your brief elevator pitch and tell them what skills, education, and experience you have. Be specific about how these skills relate to the organization or position that you are pursuing.
Leave them with something – Provide them with your resume and contact information
Follow up – Ask for a business card or contact information and follow up with employers after the fair to thank them for their time and remind them of your interest.
Be sure to update your resume and prepare to meet employers!
The Department of Fish and Wildlife has some of the most talented people in the natural resource field. We celebrate and value diversity, appreciating that a workforce composed of those from different backgrounds and experiences creates an inclusive environment, strengthens positive relationships with the local community, and brings new perspectives and ap […]
The Viva Farms-King County Student Farm & Farm Incubator is a 10-acre, peri-urban, agricultural campus and training facility in the Sammamish Valley where students attain practical ‘seed-to- sales’ experience and new farmers launch businesses. Both farm programs have access to arable land, essential infrastructure, and a suite of equipment and tools for […]
The UW Botanic Gardens, in conjunction with the University of Washington Herbarium at the Burke Museum, hosted another successful symposium that brought together professionals, academics, and botanists from around the Pacific Northwest to share knowledge and celebrate Washington State’s flora. The full day event was coordinated by a diverse group including W […]
In 2017 the Elisabeth C. Miller Library participated in a digitization grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services awarded to the Biodiversity Heritage Library. 777 individual journal issues were scanned by the Internet Archive from 14 titles published by 4 organizations. Now the historic and recent issues of newsletters published by the Hardy Fe […]
The Colorado Chapter of The Wildlife Society will host a workshop about sagebrush and understory vegetation August 8-9 in Gunnison, Colorado. The workshop will cover identification of important functional groups, palatability/nutrition and how wildlife use critical plants both for food and cover. Wildlife species of interest will include sage-grouse, mule de […]
The Bureau of Land Management is currently seeking nominations to fill three positions on the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Nominations are due by May 29, 2018. BLM is looking for nominees who represent the public interest, wild horse and burro advocacy or veterinary medicine. The public interest position is open to anyone with special knowledge of pr […]