Panther Prestige


Giving Up Was Not An Option

Posted On April 25, 2017
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“When I came from India, I had zero knowledge of internships and co-ops. Furthermore, I did not even know whether freshmen could get an internship or not.

I visited University Career Services in search of on-campus jobs. They not only helped me in finding a great on-campus job but also told me about co-op/intern session… more »


Represent Your Fellow Panthers

Posted On April 21, 2017
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“My interview started off on the right foot: “So, Georgia State,” one of the VPs said with my resume in hand, “the best hire I ever made was from Georgia State.” This would hardly be surprising were we in Atlanta, but since the interview was with a technology company over 800 miles west in Oklahoma… more »


Do What You Love. Love What You Do.

Posted On April 21, 2017
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“The lovely folks over at the University Career Services office helped me perfect my resume. They were always friendly and willing to answer all of my questions.

I applied for an internship through the portal in Panther Career Net in 2015. From there, I landed an internship with an Atlanta company where, a year later, I… more »


Big Things Have Small Beginnings

Posted On April 17, 2017
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“For me, Georgia State University is the supporter of many dreams. Growing up in a rural area in Vietnam, I remembered arriving in the United States feeling simultaneously thrilled and anxious about the prospect of navigating college by myself. But I soon realized that I did not have to do this alone.

Georgia State University… more »


If You Don’t Believe in Yourself, How Can Anybody Else?

Posted On March 31, 2017
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“In the summer of 2016, I was a student assistant for University Career Services (UCS). I had been interviewing for several full-time positions, and despite satisfying their requirements, I did not have much luck. It was a bitter feeling to get rejection emails especially after the final interview rounds.

Therefore, following the advice of Ms.… more »


It’s All About Making Connections

Posted On March 31, 2017
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“It was my last year of college. I was finally a senior, but never before had I felt so much stress in my college career. While all my friends were talking about their job interviews here and there, I was lost and apprehensive of my own future, as I would soon graduate with a degree… more »


Perspective + Perseverance Pays off

Posted On March 31, 2017
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“I visited University Career Services a few times within my freshman year attempting to sharpen my interview skills and to compete against upperclassmen and others currently looking for jobs and internships. Being a freshman led me to think that there was no hope in me gaining the opportunity to obtain an internship, but I was wrong.… more »


Making the Leap from GA to L.A.

Posted On March 24, 2017
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“I found the love of my life – Intraoperative Neuromonitoring – via University Career Services. As a 2010 graduate, applying to jobs was pretty tough because it was during the recession. Companies were laying off employees, initiating hiring freezes, and jobs were simply lost. Over 8 million jobs were lost during that timeframe. It was pretty rough. However, I… more »

From IT Intern to IT Analyst

Posted On March 10, 2017
Categories Panther Prestige

“Upon informing a University Career Services (UCS) associate about my search for an IT internship, she encouraged me to set up personal statement review sessions, resume reviews and mock interviews. I was also placed into the co-op program that directly connects Georgia State University students with companies such as AT&T, Equifax, The Home Depot and many more.… more »