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Handshake: Connecting You with Opportunities and Employers

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Handshake is the go-to source for jobs, internships, employer connections, peer-to-peer insights, and career fair and event information. Whether exploring your options or targeting a specific path, Handshake can help.

Use Handshake to:

  • Search and apply for jobs and internships
  • Set up automatic feeds tailored to your interests
  • Connect with employers and alumni
  • Learn about organizations
  • Register for workshops, events and fairs
  • Publicize your resume

Accessing Handshake is easy:

  • Students: Log in using your St. Thomas username and password.
  • Alumni: If you don't already have an account, request one using this form.
  • Faculty: Find instructions using Resources for Faculty and Staff to request ab account.

For customized feeds, personalized job and internship recommendations, and employers targeting you specifically, fully complete your Handshake profile and career interests.

Handshake Features For Students and Alumni

  • Explore career paths
  • Create student profile
  • Find and apply for jobs and internships
  • Upload and manage resume, transcripts, and cover letters
  • Register for career center and employer events, and career fairs

Handshake Features For Employers

  • Post jobs and internships
  • Search and contact students directly
  • Participate in on-campus interviews
  • Participate in career fairs and recruiting events

Handshake Events

  • Wealth Actuarial Diversity Career Summit (for Freshman and Sophomores) (Wednesday, May 31st 2023, 1:00 pm EDT - Thursday, June 1st 2023, 3:00 pm EDT)

    When: Wednesday, May 31st 2023, 1:00 pm EDT - Thursday, June 1st 2023, 3:00 pm EDT Wealth Actuarial Diversity Career Summit (for Freshman and Sophomores) Wednesday, May 31, 2023 1:00pm ET – 5:00pm ET and Thursday, June 1, 2023 11:00am ET – 3:00pm ET Mercer As a participant in Mercer’s Diverse Actuarial Career Summit, there are opportunities to learn about our traditional actuarial consulting track and our specialty consulting tracks within Mercer. You will be exposed to a fast-paced, energetic, action-oriented environment. In the course of 8 hours over 2 days, we will provide you with analyst and consultant career paths, group networking, education and team building activities. This program is a unique opportunity to learn about an actuarial career in consulting and build a network for a future summer externship or full-time analyst positions at Mercer. WHAT’S NEXT? Candidates must apply by submitting an application on our website and completing a HireVue digital interview. Once you apply on our website, we will invite you to complete the HireVue digital interview and you will receive an email from HireVue to login and complete it. You will be contacted if you are selected to participate in the Wealth Actuarial Diversity Career Summit. HireVue digital interview responses are due April 26th 2023. We will review your application promptly and email you on or around May 3 to let you know whether you have been selected to participate and with additional details for the event. The event will run from 1 PM ET to 5 PM ET on Wednesday May 31 and 11 AM ET to 3 PM ET on Thursday June 1 and will be a potential pipeline to employment and additional engagement opportunities with us should you remain interested. The Wealth Actuarial Diversity Career Summit will be held virtually. https://mmc.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/MMC/job/New-York---1166/Wealth-Actuarial-Diversity-Career-Summit--for-Freshman-and-Sophomores-_R_229507-1 For more information please contact William Randle william.randle@mmc.com

    Learn More & Register Wealth Actuarial Diversity Career Summit (for Freshman and Sophomores) (Wednesday, May 31st 2023, 1:00 pm EDT - Thursday, June 1st 2023, 3:00 pm EDT)
  • Harlem Children's Zone Career Fair: High School AfterSchool Programs (Thursday, June 1st 2023, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT)

    When: Thursday, June 1st 2023, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT Please join us for our Virtual Career Fair! You will have the opportunity to teach our high school scholars while preparing them for careers in the Arts, STEM, Broadcasting, Technical Arts and Media Arts while unlocking a learning experience based on a scholar’s expertise. Our exceptional benefits include: --Highly competitive base salaries --Annual performance bonuses --Deferred bonus programs --Retirement plans --No-cost health insurance We are Seeking: 1. Art Specialists (STEM, Culinary, Dance, Fashion) 2. Media & Broadcasting Coordinators 3. Student Advocates 4. Advocacy Coordinators

    Learn More & Register Harlem Children's Zone Career Fair: High School AfterSchool Programs (Thursday, June 1st 2023, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT)
  • Data Analytics in the Workplace (Thursday, June 1st 2023, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT)

    When: Thursday, June 1st 2023, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT Join Jackson Spencer, recent Virginia Tech Alumni, as he shares his data driven journey into the workplace. You will learn how data is used in the workplace and how to enhance your data analytic skills.

    Learn More & Register Data Analytics in the Workplace (Thursday, June 1st 2023, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT)
  • Prudential & PGIM's LGBTQ+ Student Summit (June 2, 2023) (Friday, June 2nd 2023, 11:30 am - 2:15 pm EDT)

    When: Friday, June 2nd 2023, 11:30 am - 2:15 pm EDT Prudential & PGIM’s LGBTQ+ Student Summit VIRTUAL EVENT: Friday, June 2, 2023, 11:30am - 2:15pm ET A great place to start your career and even better place to grow your career. We believe that growing your career is about more than climbing the corporate ladder. It’s about doing work that helps you learn and gets you excited. It’s about adding value and feeling valued in return. It’s about finding a place to start—and recognizing it as a place to succeed. Sponsored by Prudential’s PRIDE Business Resource Group (BRG), tune into the LGBTQ+ Student Summit, where representatives from Prudential and PGIM will give you a view into: Talent opportunities at Prudential and PGIM The PRIDE BRG, one of our employee affinity resource groups Prudential and PGIM, our history, and our strategy for success Connect with employees to network virtually Required Qualifications: Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited bachelor’s program graduating between December 2023 and May 2025 Minimum 3.0 GPA strongly preferred Prudential does not provide visa sponsorship for this position. Successful candidates must possess the requisite US employment authorization to be eligible for consideration All majors are welcome to apply! RSVP by Friday, May 26th, so you don’t miss out on this opportunity to prepare yourself, network, and ask your questions!

    Learn More & Register Prudential & PGIM's LGBTQ+ Student Summit (June 2, 2023) (Friday, June 2nd 2023, 11:30 am - 2:15 pm EDT)