Topic: Katharine Brooks

Online Course Helps Students Put their Liberal Arts Education on the Map

Oct. 7, 2010

Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of career services at The University of Texas at Austin, helps students studying in liberal arts fields such as English, economics and history market their education to future employers in her new online course "Taking Your Major from College to Career."

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In the Know

May 24, 2010
In the Know

The May 24 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Experts Available to Share Job Seeking Tips for New and Recent Graduates

April 20, 2010

The U.S. has lost eight million jobs since the recession began in December 2007. Unemployment seems to be holding steady. Some forecasters believe the job outlook will improve. In the coming weeks, thousands of students will graduate from college and try to enter the workforce.

Faculty and staff experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to talk to media to share their insight on job-seeking strategies for new graduates, the role of social media in job seeking, trends in campus recruiting, the link between education and a career, how to be indispensable at work and how new graduates should negotiate their first salary.

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