Bumpers Career Fair 2022

Bumpers College Career Connections

Bumpers College provides many opportunities for professional development during a student's academic career. Summer internships are a great way to gain professional experience and make networking connections, not to mention many of our undergraduate programs require an internship for degree completion. 

How can you stay in the loop on career or internship opportunities?

  • Make sure you check the Bumpers Connection newsletter from AFLS Dean's Office for job opportunities
  • Check Handshake for Career Connections Events
  • Ask your advisor about internships available and when to plan them into your degree program 
  • Consider a study abroad internship program
  • Attend Career Fairs and Events
  • Stay connected to your respective industries by joining your department clubs
  • Follow @bumperscollege on social media - we share a lot of postings
  • Make a career appointment with Bumpers Career Counselor, Hayden Lucas @ helucas@uark.edu  or thru Handshake https://uark.joinhandshake.com


Get involved and share career and internship opportunities with Bumpers College graduates! Contact Janet Colins, Director of Career Initiatives,  for information on how to connect with students.


Get Involved


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Have you recently had an amazing internship experience? Tell us about it! We love being able to share positive student professional development experiences with other Bumpers College students. 


Share Your Experience


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Do you advise a club that offers professional development opportunities? Does your program area or course feature alumni or employer guest speakers? Let us know and we'll get the word out!


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