Career Resources for LGBTQIA+ Students

Navigating Your Career Journey as an LGBTQ+ Student: A Comprehensive Resource Guide

As a student or alum whose identities include Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Non-Binary, Gender Non-Conforming, Genderfluid, or Queer, you may encounter unique challenges and considerations during your job …

By Laura Kestner-Ricketts
Laura Kestner-Ricketts Executive Director, Career and Professional Development
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SENIORS ➡️ Check Your Viking Score

Do you want to be invited to the Viking Score Banquet this year?!?

Earn 100 Viking Score Points by April 30th to be invited to the Viking Score Banquet!

The Viking Score is Augustana College’s career-readiness program to support students …

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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Sports Business Internship Grant Applications Now Open!

If you have a summer internship in sports, consider applying for the Matt and Mindy McSparin Sports Business Award! A generous stipend of approximately $2,000 will provide support for an unpaid internship for an aspiring student of any major to …

By Bobbie Tidball
Bobbie Tidball
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CAREER READY Signature Activity: Share Your Story using a Networking Brief

CAREER READY Signature Activity: Share Your Story using a Networking Brief | 20 pts

Having a concise, compelling story, often called a Career Story, is essential as you transition from college to the next step on your journey. Think of …

By Minh Nguyen
Minh Nguyen
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The Crucial Link Between Mental Health and Career Development

In the journey of career development, we often focus on building skills, networking, and gaining experience. While these aspects are undoubtedly crucial, one aspect that sometimes gets overlooked is mental health and well-being. However, the truth is that mental health …

By Sangamitra Shakya
Sangamitra Shakya
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Register Your Summer Internships!

⏰ Summer 2024 Internship Registration (if taken for credit, cost is $954/credit)
📍Summer Registration Begins: April 9
📍Summer Add Deadline: Monday, June 3 at 4:30
📍All students have to register their internships in order to be eligible for Augie Choice.
📍International …

By Minh Nguyen
Minh Nguyen
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How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

Asking for a letter of recommendation is a common practice when applying for jobs, education programs, or other opportunities.

It is a way to present yourself positively through the perspective of someone who can attest to your skills, achievements, character, …

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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Navigating the Job Market: Strategies for Landing Your Dream Job or Internship

As summer break approaches and graduation looms on the horizon, many college students find themselves embarking on the exciting yet daunting journey of searching for jobs and internships. With the right strategies and resources at your disposal, navigating the job …

By Sangamitra Shakya
Sangamitra Shakya
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Donna A. Hubert Scholarship 2024 Applications OPEN

The Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship Fund offers an annual renewable scholarship for the 2024-2025 academic year to women interested in pursuing a career in accounting.  Qualified applicants will be female undergraduate students enrolled at an accredited college or university, …

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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Contact & Location

Phone
309-794-7339
Address

Olin Center
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Office is Open Drop-Ins
Monday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Drop-in topics include:

  • Resume & Cover Letter Review
  • Resume & Cover Letter Writing
  • Viking Score Overview
  • LinkedIn Headshot Photo
  • Career Resources Overview