Global Job Shadow Program

Traveling this Summer?

Apply for a one-day summer global job shadow! Building your global professional networks this summer.

 sign up now! – Deadline April 19th 

Students will be matched with a shadowing site on a on a first-come, first-served basis, so apply early!

  1. Review the 2018 Global Job Shadowing sites in Handshake
  2. Apply to sites you are interested in with your resume and essay- email them to kead@uvm.edu
    • The essay should be one page explaining what you hope to gain from your shadowing experience and who you want to shadow.
    • Need help with your resume or essay? Drop by The Hub

Once Accepted

  1. Accepted students will attend a mandatory pre-departure session that outlines the process and expectationsTuesday May 8th at 3pm in The Hub, Davis Center.
  2. Once students and hosts are matched, they will receive each other’s contact information. Students will then contact their host to schedule a shadowing day between May-August that works with both schedules.
  3. On the agreed upon shadowing day, the student will arrange their own transportation and show up at the agreed upon time and place.
  4. After the shadowing experience, both students and host will complete an evaluation of Job Shadowing & students will send a thank you note to follow up.
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