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Budget Like a Boss with Fisher Investments

Join Fisher Investments, and learn how to Budget like a Boss! You will leave this presentation having a better focus on how you can take action towards understanding and organizing your finances so that you can have a better sense of control.
Fisher Investments is not your typical financial services company. We consider ourselves industry pioneers and pride ourselves in our specialized business model and innovative approach. We believe this creates value not only for our clients, but also for our employees, through the provision of a challenging and rewarding work environment. And we’ve been recognized for the ways in which we value our employees including being a Great Place to Work certified in 2020 and for the past several years. We’ve grown significantly over the past decade and are now searching for highly talented and motivated individuals to join our teams in our Portland Metro, Tampa and Dallas Metro offices.
Register on Handshake for Zoom connection information

Career Expo Prep Week

The Academic Success and Career Center will be hosting a Career Expo Prep Week to help students and alumni attending the Career Expo better prepare for engagements in a virtual environment. Check Handshake events for more virtual opportunities with employers ahead of the Career Expo. For more information on the Feb 9 and 10 Career Expo, please visit


Monday, Feb 1

Recruiter Insights on Virtual Presence with Recruiter Olivia Thomas

12:00 pm to 12:30 pm 


Resume and Profile Tips and Review with James Bledsoe

3:00 pm to 3:50 pm


Tuesday, Feb 2

Handshake and the Career Expo

Drop-in to see how the Virtual Platform works from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Resumes & Cover Letters

3:00 pm to 3:50 pm


Preparing for the Career Expo

4:10 pm to 5:00 pm


Wednesday, Feb 3

Making the Most of the Online Career Fair

12:00 pm to 12:50 pm

Thursday, Feb 4

Handshake and the Career Expo

Drop-in to see how the Virtual Platform works from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Build Your Brand and Network with Fanny Chen

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm 


Friday, Feb 5

Interview Preparation

12:10 pm to 12:40 pm



Job Seeker Workshop for December Grads

The ASCC is excited to partner with Insight Global to offer a virtual workshop specifically designed for recent graduates and job seekers! Insight Global is a top performing Talent Solutions Company in North America, making over 40,000 placements annually for Fortune 500 companies. In this workshop, Insight Global’s Corporate Trainers will cover what employers look for when it comes to resume building, creating your brand, and virtual interviewing tips. 

If you have yet to secure a position post-graduation, and are looking for advice from industry experts, please join us for this workshop!

Professional Networking Series

Winter break is a great time to build your professional network by connecting with individuals in your field and industry. Learn from our professional employers, staff and students how to network in today’s virtual environment by learning from their experience and sharing strategies and tips

Part 1: Success Stories

Thursday, Nov. 12 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm

This panel will feature WSU students who have used networking to further their careers. From internships across the country, to dining with the WSU President, you can learn how far your network you build now can take you.


Part 2: Effective Strategies

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm


This panel of employers and campus career staff will share strategies for develkoping your own powerful connections during the Winter Break.

Our guest panel includes:
Marnie Petek, E & J Gallo Winer
Marnie started her career at E & J Gallo Winery 10 years ago when she was hired out of the University of Idaho’s Career Fair to join their Sales Leadership Development Program. Marnie is passionate about her family and her dog, Rex.
Sammie Walsh, Insight Global
Sammie has been working at Insight Global for several years, and actively recruits at WSU.
Marla Meyer, Carson College of Business
Marla works as an accounting advisor in the Carson College of Business Department of Accounting, providing students with career and student employment resources.

CCC Events in October

The Cougar Career Community is continuing on through the Fall Semester with more events to help you build your career readiness. All of these events can be reached by joining at: 

Building Your Brand and Networking with LinkedIn

Oct, 21, 2:00 pm

Join us tomorrow to learn how to build your brand on LinkedIn. We’ll show you the key components of a compelling profile and introduce you to ways you can build your professional brand beyond your profile. Learn how to network effectively and stand out in the right way by understanding how the LinkedIn platform works. Our guest speaker, Fanny Chen is an alumna of WSU’s College of Business, with a degree in Human Resources and Management. She brings over 20 years of Human Resources experience with companies of varying size and industry. Fanny is the Lead Customer Success Manager for LinkedIn


The Power of Community: Your WSU Alumni Community

Oct. 28, 3:00 pm

Connect with the WSU Alumni Association to build your professional network! You will learn how to: use the Alumni Association’s powerful training tools, join the Official Alumni Group of Washington State University on LinkedIn, and leverage your connections in your job and internship search. A panel of WSU alumni and professionals will help bring it all into focus!


The Cougar Career Community is a Professional Series that helps students connect with a network of professionals. Working with our on-and-off campus employers we have developed specific Career Discussions to help student understand and network with this vast network of professionals.

Navigating the Virtual Expo

The Fall Virtual Career Expo and Technical Fair is next week with more than 160 employers meeting students October 5, 6 and 7.

If you have questions about navigating this new virtual space, join our team this Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm to see what the fair looks like and how best to prepare. You will learn how to:

  • sign up for group and 1:1 sessions
  • research employers
  • set-up your interview location
  • make your profile more appealing
  • meet employers the day of the fair


Join us via Zoom at 

New Professional Experience Series Launches

The Academic Success and Career Center has launched the Cougar Career Community, a Professional Series that helps students connect with a network of professionals. Working with our on-and-off campus employers we have developed specific Career Discussions to help student understand and network with this vast network of professionals.

Starting off our series will be E&J Gallo Winery on Sept. 9 who will focus on personal selling in a virtual age. They will cover topics that will be very instrumental to students success at the upcoming Career Expo, including how to present yourself professionally online, sell yourself at Career Fairs, market yourself as a student athlete and an elevator pitch workshop.


On Sept. 16, City Year‘s Marcu Ramirez will share his insights and experience working in the non-profit sector. Before he began working with City Year, Marcus served in AmericaCorps and will be speaking to students about worldly travel.

As one of the largest employers of students at WSU Pullman, University Recreation remains a popular and sought after student employment position. Membership Coordinator David Grassi will connect with students to speak about what he looks for in student employees and the hiring process at UREC.

Amazon, on Sept. 30 will finish off our series talking about open employment with their company, leading up to their visit at the WSU Career Expo

Please register for the events on Handshake to receive Zoom contact information.

ASCC Advising All-Day during WOW

The Aademic Success and Career Center is teaming up with advisors from other departments across campus to help you during Week of Welcome.


Each day, there will be different ways to connect. FInd out more from the schedule below. To connect via Zoom, visit 

Academic Services

Current Job Postings for July 10

On- Campus


Academic Outreach and Innovation-WSU

Technical Assistant I

Washington State University Athletics

SOMA Tutor



Ruffalo Noel Levitz (Job Location at Alumni Center)

Call-A-Coug Engagement Ambassador

Cougar Health Services

Community Engagement Assistant (Global Campus Students Only)





Washington State University Athletics

Academic Mentor

Office of Admissions and Recruitment

Graduate Student -Communications & Marketing



Student Financial Services

Communication Center Representative


Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life-WSU

Interfraternity Council Leadership Assistant I




Off-Campus (Pullman Area)

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

Web Designer Inter (Paid)

College Fresh. Inc




CDW Corporation

CDW Campus Intern Program

Family Resource Home Care




Spokane Area

Gonzaga Preparatory School

Math Teacher

U.S. Geological Survey – Geology, Minerals, Energy, and Geophysics Science Center

Student Service Contract



Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections

Social Worker

J-U-B Engineers

Administrative Assistant








Portland/ Vancouver

De Paul Treatment Centers

Quality Specialist I

Youth Rights and Justice

Case Manager


Pella Corporation

Production Supervisors

Buckeye International, Inc.

Sales Management Program-Outside Sales


Cole Valley Partners, LLC

Associate Project Manager






Seattle Area

The Odom Corporation

HR: Assistant

Everett Community College

Business Systems Analyst



Safari Technologist Inc.


CG Engineering

Structural Engineer-in-training



United Way of King County

Housing Stability Associate (VISTA)






Enterprise Holdings

Management Trainee

Valmont Industries, Inc.

Branch/Sales Manager



Prescott School District

Music Teacher

US Army Corps of Engineering Walla Walla District

Reality Specialist



Apple Valley Broadcasting, Inc. (KAPP/KVEW TV)

Multimedia Journalist





Remote Jobs

Apex Tool Group

Sales Representative (remote)

ProtoCall Services, Inc.

Remote Crisis Counselor




User Interface Developer (Remote)

Parker Dewey

WSU Micro-Internship Site



DaVita, Inc.

Divisional Office Coordinator (Remote)