Program Description and Responsibilities

What Do Career Ambassadors Do?

  • Advise students during walk-in hours on UCS services and resources, resume construction and editing, and other career-related inquiries.
  • Give feedback on new and current UCS programs and initiatives.
  • Conduct outreach presentations on topics like resume writing, interviewing skills, internship searching, and social networking.
  • Staff UCS major events and actively market UCS workshops.
  • Contribute to social media and marketing activities, such as blogging, Tweeting, helping to maintain UCS’ LinkedIn and Pinterest accounts, and creating YouTube videos.
  • Obtain and demonstrate extensive understanding of career development issues.
  • Complete a final project on a career or student development related topic.

Why Become a Career Ambassador?

You will gain:

  • Personal career assistance and access to resources and staff.
  • Expertise in resume-writing, interviewing, and internship/job searching.
  • Improved presentation skills.
  • Increased comfort and skill when interacting with employers.
  • Solid relationships with the UCS staff.
  • Leadership experience in a close-knit team.
  • An opportunity to meet and help a diverse group of NU students.
  • A quarterly stipend.