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Need extra support? Check out five resources right here on campus

College life on a budget can be challenging, especially this time of year. The University of Utah provides a network of support — from food pantries to mental health services. Basic Needs Collective (BNC) The Basic Needs Collective is the central location on campus for resources related to food insecurity, unstable housing, health insurance, legal services, mental health, and more. They can connect [...]

2021-12-06T09:21:49-07:00December 6th, 2021|

Eccles students get creative during Wednesdays at GARFF

The spirit of fall was in the air of the Garff Lobby. Hosting their weekly "Wednesdays at GARFF" event, student leaders Victoria Nguyen, Business Career Services, and Chloe Carr, Goff Strategic Leadership Center, brought their creativity to their Crimson Creations. Students attending the event had the opportunity to make one of three different crafts - a beaded bracelet, a detailed coloring page, or [...]

2021-11-29T11:12:37-07:00November 29th, 2021|

Eccles students bust common career myths at Mythbusters!

Last week, more than 300 students discovered the truth behind common career myths at "Mythbusters," an all-day event sponsored by Business Career Services at the Eccles School. With workshops, games, prizes, food, and fun, students busted through misconceptions to set themselves on the path to discovering their true potential. The day started with an exciting opening ceremony, featuring the Genius, a.k.a. marketing coordinator, [...]

2021-11-15T15:53:54-07:00November 15th, 2021|

Eccles student combines aviation, business at SOLJETS internship

Eccles student Sam Levine recently completed SOLJETS' first summer internship. Headquartered in Park City, Utah, SOLJETS is an international aircraft sales and acquisition firm. Levine worked as an analyst in their operations department where his responsibilities included conducting market research and compiling sales reports. “My internship at SOLJETS helped me narrow down my career search to know exactly what I want to pursue [...]

2021-10-28T10:24:30-06:00October 28th, 2021|

Accounting firms, students connect in-person for first career fair of the year

More than 23 accounting firms gathered to meet our Eccles accounting undergraduate, graduate, and master’s students at our "Meet the Professionals" career fair. Companies in attendance included Deloitte, Grant Thornton, BKD CPAs & Advisors, KPMG LLP, and more. Looking for interns, assistants, and part- and full-time employees, these public accounting firms networked with accounting students while enjoying the view of Salt Lake City [...]

2021-10-26T10:53:54-06:00October 26th, 2021|

Tips for writing your first resume

It can be daunting to create your first resume! Maybe you don’t have formal experience or perhaps you’ve been dreading what seems like a complex task. We've gathered some advice from our Eccles Career Coaches to help with this important step in your career journey. An easy way to get started is with a template. A template geared to your major is particularly [...]

2021-09-08T17:20:04-06:00September 7th, 2021|

We’re so excited to welcome you back to campus!

Welcome back, Doers! We’re so excited to welcome you back to the David Eccles School of Business and actually see you in 3-D! We’ve got plenty of ways for you to meet friends new and old at all of the exciting Eccles Events happening this year! You can check out what’s going on at Eccles.link/events. Just a reminder that things are going to be [...]

2021-08-23T15:01:12-06:00August 23rd, 2021|

Hey U Podcast sits down with DPS Skis & Snowbird

Powder hounds! Do you ever wonder how the ski industry persuades consumers like you to choose their products and shred their slopes? Answers abound in the newest episode of the Hey U podcast, where Dan Pizza, Director of Marketing and Creative at DPS Skis, and Tess Hobbs, Director of Marketing at Snowbird, sit down with Eccles School students Whitney Hessler, Christian Carabajal, and [...]

2021-07-27T16:59:47-06:00July 27th, 2021|

University Prison Education Project book drive

The University of Utah Prison Education Project (UPEP) is an incredible program that provides on-site higher education programming to incarcerated students at the Utah State Prison in Draper, Utah. As a program committed to educational equity, UPEP is committed to providing courses at no cost to its students and relies on donations and volunteers from the Utah community. UPEP is dedicated to social [...]

2021-06-23T14:03:32-06:00June 23rd, 2021|

Diving into Divvy: The Hey U podcast highlights a rapidly growing fintech

Did you know that Divvy saw 120% customer growth and more than 100% growth in platform spend last year? In the newest episode of “Hey U,” Eccles students Whitney Hessler and Christian Carabajal, and MaryAnne Hafen, Business Career Ambassador Program Manager, sit down with Woody Klemetson, VP of Sales for Divvy, a Utah-based company whose aim is to eliminate the expense report. Klemetson [...]

2021-06-07T19:14:37-06:00June 7th, 2021|