Yiwen Chen

SEAS Career Ambassador

Yiwen Chen

Born and raised in China, Yiwen moved to the US for college. She holds a BBA degree from GWSB, and she is currently pursuing an MS in Business Analytics. Yiwen is aspired to use her analytical skills to drive actionable insights and solve complex problems. In her free time, she enjoys trying new restaurants and exploring museums.

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Career Quest: GW in Seattle

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Career Quest offers GW students an exclusive opportunity to gain an up-close and personal experience with leading organizations in major cities. This fall, we are connecting virtually by bringing you Career Insights.

Join this session to hear from our alumni …

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How to Find Great Employers on Handshake

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With over 500,000 employers that hire college students and recent grads on Handshake, it can feel daunting to figure out which ones are best for you. That’s why Handshake has tools to help …

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seasHow: How to Find a Job by Location

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Sometimes you have a quick question and need a quick answer. Our seasHow tutorials are short “how-to” videos so you can easily get the info you need.

This week’s tutorial is How to Find a Job by Location. Click here …

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seasHow: How to Find Remote Jobs on Handshake

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Sometimes you have a quick question and need a quick answer. Our seasHow tutorials are short “how-to” videos so you can easily get the info you need.

This week’s tutorial is How to Find Remote Jobs on Handshake. Click here …

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Career Skills Series: Networking & Connecting

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The SEAS Career Center is sharing our top LinkedInLearning videos with you to help you make the most out of summer. This week is the Networking & Connecting series. Improve your ability to make genuine connections and enhance your career.

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Career Skills Series: Communication

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The SEAS Career Center is sharing our top LinkedInLearning videos with you to help you make the most out of summer. Throughout June and July, we’ll be posting lists that will help you learn new professional skills.

This week is …

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Recruiting Opportunities for Diverse Students

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Many employers in a range of sectors offer special recruiting opportunities for diverse populations. 

These can include specific events (workshops, one-day events, preview programs, conferences), as well as postings for specific internships or full-time positions. Employers define which populations qualify …

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URx InternHacks

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For students who have recently lost their job or internship due to COVID-19, URx has created #InternHacks. URx is combining the best parts of a hackathon and internship within a six-week program to help develop students’ professional skills.

To learn …

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COVID-19 Survey for SEAS Students – We are here to support!

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We recognize that COVID-19 has impacted your lives in numerous ways including your summer plan. Therefore, the School of Engineering and Applied Science has developed this survey to help us gather information about our community in the hopes to provide …

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Featured Virtual Resource: Employer Research & Tracking

Featured Virtual Resource: Employer Research & Tracking

Having a strong list of potential employers is a key element to your job search. Use the following resources to find and track the organizations in which you have an interest and that are hiring:
The Washingtonian’s Annual Great Places …

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