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Launch Career

Gain experience by getting out and getting involved:

• Career Services Department : Can assist to help locate internships, summer jobs, part-time jobs, and volunteer work.

• Student Employment Initiative: Provide students full- or part-time employment opportunities to develop work related skills and to assist in developing employment needs while attending college.

• On-Campus Employment :Find job opportunities within UTB.

• Study Abroad: Find relevant information regarding the programs for those students interested in pursuing educational opportunities in another country.

• *Texas parks & Wildlife : Offers (paid) Summer Student Internship Program especially designed for students enrolled in an accredited college or university.

• The Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program : Provides summer internship opportunities for minorities, women, and economically disadvantaged students pursuing environmental, engineering, science-related, and public administration careers. 


• Collegegrad.com: Offers information on interviews & negotiations, resumes & cover letters, internships and a job-posting search.

• College Recruiter : For students seeking part-time jobs or internships and graduates who are seeking full-time career or continuing education opportunities. 

• Cool Works : Find an internship, job, volunteer work or career in some of the greatest places on Earth

• Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) : Find an extensive listing of Research Experience for Undergraduates Summer Programs for students who choose to have a research-focused summer experience. 

Making the Difference: Find information on a wide variety of federal jobs, internships, and student opportunities.

Grow personally and professionally by volunteering for an activity or organization.

 
 Clubs and Organizations 
    *STEMS Club  Activities for students interested in Science, Technology,  
      Engineering and Mathematics.

• Community Service
      *United Way of Southern Cameron County Way of Southern   
      *CASA 
      *Good Neighbor Settlement House 
      *Boys and Girls Club
      *Ozanam Center

• Volunteer
      *Center for Civic Engagement  
      *Volunteer Interactive Program    
      *Civic Engagement
      *ServeNet.org
      *Volunteer Match
      *Volunteer in Brownsville 
      *Gladys Porter Zoo 
      *Resaca de la Palma State Park  
      *Healthy Communities of Brownsville
      *Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site

Take part in projects either in or outside the classroom for valuable experiential learning.

• Career Services: Offers career development workshops, seminars, career fairs and other events throughout the semester. 
• Student Success Center: Sponsors Academic and Career Counseling Workshops    and Learning Enrichments Workshops
• Undergraduate Research
• RICE
• The Collegian Newspaper
• STING Radio

Other Resources

Campus Resources

 Community Resources

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