San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
In this seminar, participants will learn:
- Why experience is so important for students – and how it relates to career readiness
- How the Internship and Career Readiness team in Career Services supports the internship process at USF
- Using our Handshake system to attract interns
- The range of internship options available
- Paid vs unpaid internships - what's the difference
- International Student talent considerations
- Ways in which we can partner toward mutual success!
About Our Speaker
USF Director of Internships and Career Readiness
Lynn Chisholm is responsible for the overall administration and supervision of the Internship and Career Readiness team to develop, support, and manage student career-relevant experiential learning opportunities and programming. This team collaborates with employers and faculty/staff to offer a wide range of opportunities for both on-campus and off-campus experiential learning including co-op, as part of a student’s progress towards career readiness and entrance into the workforce.
USF is an Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access/ Affirmative Action Institution. Please notify USF CONNECT, 3802 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL, 33612, call 813-974-1082, or email Laurie Sullivan at firstname.lastname@example.org, a minimum of five (5) working days in advance, if an accommodation for a disability is required.
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When & Where
USF CONNECT is the business and economic development initiative of the University of South Florida (USF) that provides support for technology start-ups and serves as the point of entry for companies looking to do business with USF.
- Drives economic development through several programs including Tampa Bay Technology Incubator (TBTI), Student Innovation Incubator (SII), and the Florida High Tech Corridor Council’s (The Corridor) Matching Grants Research Program
- Unites technology and talent with businesses throughout a 23 county region, providing access to top-tier research, faculty, students, inventors, local organizations, economic development councils, supporting industry and capital funding sources
- Facilitates the needs of Tampa Bay's technology and bio/life sciences entrepreneurs throughout the business life cycle by providing professional amenities and resources for successful business development and technology commercialization