UCSB Career Services Blog

My Pre-Health Experience!

I arrived at UCSB in 2014 with an interest in going into the healthcare field, but was rather lost in how to get myself there. My interest stemmed from my volunteer experience from high school where I had the opportunity to work with a team at a local hospital in San Diego, CA, to provide […]

My Summer Leadership Program experience with the Big 4!

I am currently a third year Economics and Accounting student, and I was a Summer Leadership Program participant for three of the Big 4 public accounting firms. I attended the programs in San Francisco for Ernst and Young, Deloitte, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. All three of the programs were in July within a two week period and […]

Gaucho Intern Spotlight: Featuring Career’s Internship Scholarship Program 2017 Recipients

  Student Name: Sydney Expected graduation date: June 2019 Major(s): History Organization Name & Internship Title: University of California Office of Federal Government Relations Legislative Intern Location of Internship: Washington, D.C. Briefly describe a typical day at your internship, such as the type of training you received or project you worked on. Any highlights or […]

Be careful out there! Learn how to recognize fraudulent jobs.

Handshake (UCSB’s official site for jobs, internships, and on-campus interviews) and other online job systems have made it easier for you as job seekers to find positions posted by employers seeking candidates. Unfortunately, the same technology makes it easier for scammers to create fraudulent positions to take advantage of you. Career Services wants to re-emphasize […]