Fall 2023 was an amazing one for the Career Center

The Career Center had a busy semester with events galore! We kicked it off with the Part-time Job Fair and a Carnival-themed Career Resource Expo.

Students dropped by for part-time job opportunities, information about our services and resources, a giveaway …

By Shruti Anand
Shruti Anand CEL Marketing and Communication Manager
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5 ChatGPT Prompts to Become a Competitive Job Applicant

Embracing AI can open the door to a wealth of knowledge and helpful strategies. You can utilize it to learn more about skills and qualifications needed for a job, resume and cover letter writing, interviewing strategies, and following up with …

By Courtney Pletcher
Courtney Pletcher Senior Career Consultant
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The University Career Center welcomes two new Career Consultants this summer

SAN ANTONIO- The UTSA Career Center is excited to welcome Eva Fernandez and James Ritchie to the team this summer. In their new role, they will provide career development assistance to UTSA students and alumni and collaborate with campus partners.

By Denise Navarro
Denise Navarro Employer Engagement Events & Marketing
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Sr. Career Consultant Brittany Salinas leaves UTSA to take on new role at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

SAN ANTONIO- Earlier this month, Brittany Salinas from the Career Development team stepped down from her role to join Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi as a Coordinator of Orientation & Student Transition Programs. Brittany Salinas was a part of the University Career Center …

By Claudia Rubio
Claudia Rubio
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Lisa Vigil transitions to a new role in the College for Health, Community and Policy

SAN ANTONIO- Lisa Vazquez Vigil has joined the College for Health, Community and Policy as a Research Program Manager for a Title V grant, titled “La Reforma FRoM COVID-19 to Graduation.” Lisa was a part of the University Career Center for the past …

By Shruti Anand
Shruti Anand CEL Marketing and Communication Manager
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The Multidisciplinary Studies program allows students to create customized degrees

The Multidisciplinary Studies (MDST) program allows students flexibility in designing a degree program that aligns with their personal academic and career goals. The MDST major permits an interdisciplinary approach to education, providing students with the opportunity to acquire a well-rounded …

By Courtney Pletcher
Courtney Pletcher Senior Career Consultant
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Josue Olivas joins the Career Center team as a Career Consultant

SAN ANTONIO- The UTSA Career Center is excited to welcome Josue Olivas to  the team.  In his new role as a Career Consultant, he will provide career development assistance to students, alumni, and collaborate with campus partners.

“We are excited …

By Shruti Anand
Shruti Anand CEL Marketing and Communication Manager
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The University Career Center team sees elevation in several team roles

The University Career Center made several elevations in team roles in the Career Development, Employer Engagement, and Marketing departments. 

Courtney Pletcher, who has been with the office since last August, first as a Graduate Intern, and then as a Career …

By Shruti Anand
Shruti Anand CEL Marketing and Communication Manager
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Federal Resume Writing

What is a Federal Resume and how does it differ from a regular resume?

A Federal Resume is tailored to Federal/Government job opportunity announcement (JOA) postings. You can find these JOAs on usajobs.gov. Unlike resumes used in the private sector, …

By Courtney Pletcher
Courtney Pletcher Senior Career Consultant
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HSI Career Collaborative’s second Employer Summit is around the corner

The Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI) Career Collaborative is back with its second event of the year. The collaborative’s 2nd Annual Employer Summit is happening on the 10th of August from 10:45 am to 3:45 pm CDT on the virtual venue, …

By Shruti Anand
Shruti Anand CEL Marketing and Communication Manager
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