Opportunities for Graduate Students

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Internship • Operations • Deadline: Aug. 31

PAM Transport | North Little Rock, Arkansas | $15.00/hour

Role Description

UCA Students —- We are growing! PAM Transport is looking to add interns to our terminal in North Little Rock. We are looking for a candidate still in school or a recent graduate who is looking to get into the transportation industry. Our internship schedules are flexible as we know all candidates have different class times. You can work full-time during the summer and the internship does not have to end there. If you enjoy it and do well then we would love for you to continue gaining real world experience working part-time during the school year. This is a great way to learn the industry from the ground up and many of our interns stay with us through graduation and join the team full-time!

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Internship • Financial Advisor • Deadline: Aug. 31

Strategic Financial Partners Internship for Fall 2022

Role Description

Our internship program introduces candidates to the financial services industry and allows them the opportunity to shadow advisors, conduct financial interviews, illustrate various products, and understand the process of completing a financial plan. Upon completion, the candidate will have the insight to determine if an ongoing career is right for them.

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Internship • Marketing Intern • Deadline: Dec. 1

Role Description

The Rock Med Spa is looking for a part-time marketing intern (unpaid) to join our team. We’re looking for a self-starter with strong interests in writing, social media, and community. This internship will be focusing on three key points in our marketing strategy: social media, email communication, and influencers in addition to supporting larger initiatives. To be successful, you’ll need to be able to think creatively, be self-motivated, and produce extremely detailed work.

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Emerging Risks in a New World – Register by March 12

2022 Risk Manager in Residence Program
University of Central Arkansas
March 14, 2022
Subject: Emerging Risks in a New World
Preparing for new and emerging risks can be a full time job for any professional. Technology, nature, terrorism, pandemic, human and economic developments are rapidly changing the risk environment in which businesses operate. This exciting and entertaining presentation will identify those emerging risks that could have a significant impact on your business, organization, or your career. Being aware of these trends will prepare you for knowing what “could” happen rather than “what” did happen.
Cynthia Burleson, Dr. Yiling Deng, and Dr. Stephen Yao, faculty in the Center for Insurance & Risk Management Studies at the University of Central Arkansas invite you to participate in UCA’s 14th annual Risk Manager on Campus luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, March 14, 2022, at UCA’s Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center. The luncheon speaker will be Mr. Lance Ewing, VP Enterprise Risk Management & Operations, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. See more information about our speaker below!
There is no charge to attend this luncheon, however, we must know how many will be attending. Please register by March 12, 2022.
SEATING IS LIMITED – REGISTER SOON!!
Please click the following link to RSVP:

2022 Risk Manager on Campus Program
University of Central Arkansas
March 14, 2022
Lance Ewing
VP Enterprise Risk Management & Operations
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

A little more about our speaker!!
Mr. Ewing has extensive experience in the field of risk management and insurance. He currently serves as the VP of Enterprise Risk Management and Operations for the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. Previously Lance was EVP of Global Risk Management for Cotton Holdings and, prior to that, VP and Industry Practice Group Leader at AIG.
Before this Lance served in senior risk management capacities for Ceasars Entertainment, GES Exposition Services/VIAD and for the City of Philadelphia School District. He also worked for insurance companies including Lumbermen’s Underwriting Alliance, Pennsylvania Hospital Insurance Company (PHICO) and New York Lumberman’s Insurance Trust in risk management and risk control capacities. He was also President of three Captive Insurance Companies.
In 2003-2004 Lance was National President for the Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS) and was also the Chief Risk Officer. He teaches risk management as a faculty member for the National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research. He serves on the University of Mississippi Business School (Risk Management) Advisory Board, where an endowment was created “Ewing Endowment for Business Excellence in Risk Management and Insurance”.
You don’t want to miss this event!!

For More Information:
Contact Cynthia Burleson: (501) 852-2360 | cburleson3@uca.edu

Entrepreneurship Boot Camp – Apply by March 21

The Health Sciences Entrepreneurship Boot Camp applications close on March 21, 2022.
We want UCA students to fill our camp and represent this amazing university!
The Boot Camp will be held at UCA from May 15 – 20, 2022.

The Boot Camp creates entrepreneurial and interactive learning opportunities for students and guides them through the entrepreneurial processes of starting and funding a health sciences venture with their peers.

  • Five-day training program
  • Learn how to start and fund an entrepreneurial venture
  • Meet with influential faculty, entrepreneurs, and mentor exposed to entity filing, patents, and legal issues in entrepreneurship

The camp is all-expenses-paid for accepted students and is funded through UAMS, BioVentures, Arkansas INBRE, and the Conductor.

Eligible students must be a junior, senior, or in a post-graduate program. Travel reimbursement scholarships will be available to campers who are traveling at a reasonable distance and need assistance.

More information and application can be found here: https://www.arconductor.org/bootcamp

See the 2021 video here: https://youtu.be/JLOYmEcQ2EI

Remote Digital Marketing Internship (MBA Only) • Apply by April 8

Epic Games  – Larkspur, California, United States

Role Description

At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.
Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.
Epic Games Unreal Engine Digital Marketing Team is looking for a smart, creative Digital Marketing Intern to join them for Summer 2022. Our Interns are given challenging projects over the work term, and are provided with a meaningful experience with high expectations for performance. If you want to build something Epic, this is the opportunity for you!

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Blockchain Developer • Apply by April 30

Urban Array – Full time positions available in Chicago, San Francisco, New York City, Philadelphia, Austin, Detroit

Role Description

Urban Array is a tech-enabled nonprofit that is building a digital value exhange and sharing system to help lift under-resourced communities out of poverty.
NOTE: If you are interested in Crypto trading, scams, or faulty economic schemes… this is NOT the opportunity for you. We are using this technology to create more equitable economic outcomes for those left behind. Research us before you apply.
A ton of experience is NOT required, just a passion to use these tools and a desire to help others.

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Scholarships for Women in Accounting • Apply by April 30

Various Scholarships • Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting

Apply by April 30

The following scholarships are accepting applications at http://efwa.org/scholarships_undergraduate.php or http://efwa.org/scholarships_graduate.php.

Scholarship For
Women In Transition This scholarship is designated for a woman who is the primary source of support for her family and is enrolling as an incoming freshman to earn a Bachelors degree in Accounting. It is awarded for up to $16,000 over four years as determined by the Board of Trustees and will be renewed annually upon completion of satisfactory course work as evidenced by a 3.0 GPA.
Women In Need This scholarship is for a woman who is the primary source of support for her family and is completing her sophomore year of academic pursuit to earn a Bachelors degree in Accounting. It is awarded in the amount of $2,000 per year for two years and will be renewed for the second year upon completion of satisfactory course work as evidenced by a 3.0 GPA.
Institute of Management Accountants IMA is funding two one-year undergraduate and one graduate scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each for women who are working toward a Bachelors degree in Accounting. In addition to the cash award, scholarship recipients will receive a complimentary one-year student membership to the IMA (a $39 value), the CMA exam entrance fee (a $250 value), as well as the exam registration fee (valued at $415 per part). The CMA exam entrance and registration fees have a two year time limit and are non-transferrable.
Michele L. McDonald Memorial An annual scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $1,000 for the purpose of earning a degree in Accounting, with preference being given to a woman returning to college from the work force or after raising children.
Moss Adams Foundation This annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000 for women who wish to earn a Bachelors degree in Accounting is available to minority women, or women returning to school as current or re-entry juniors or seniors, or women pursuing their fifth year requirement through either general studies or within a graduate program.

Assistant Buyer • Dillard’s • Apply by March 22

All Business Administration & Management, Sport Business & Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Family & Consumer Science, Finance & Financial Management, Entrepreneurship, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics, Marketing, and General Studies majors with 2.75+GPA. Apply on handshake:

https://uca.joinhandshake.com/edu/jobs/5903818

UCA Accountant 1-Financial Accounting • Apply ASAP

The Accountant I is responsible for analyzing financial information and preparing reports related to the financial activities of an organization. This position is governed by Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), state and federal laws, and institution policy. Salary is $33,000 plus benefits.

To Apply: https://jobs.uca.edu/postings/9823