Each month, we host a Professional Development Workshop by bringing in Communication experts to advise about how to land your first job, help with interview skills and resume building, and give tips on how to create an online presence using social media.

Adobe Photoshop Training

Join COM Graphic Designer Jessica Spowart as she leads a free, hands-on workshop centered on using Adobe Photoshop. Limited seating is available, so please RSVP on Eventbrite in advance

WHEN: Monday, January 22
TIME: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.


Ellen Price, Marketing & Campus Programs with CampusPoint will be presenting on internship & job opportunities through CampusPoint. She will be highlighting some communication internships and jobs CampusPoint often see, as well as giving insight into the companies, what companies look for in candidates and tips on getting hired.

CampusPoint has been around since 2002 serving the entry-level and early-career staffing needs for the Pacific Northwest from its Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington offices.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 13
TIME: 4 – 5 p.m.

For more information, or any questions, please contact Junko Westling,

Ongoing Recording Studio and Canon 5D DSLR Camera Training

Attention UW Communication students! Have you ever wanted to learn how to create video interviews? Have you been waiting for the chance to record your own podcasts and voiceovers? The Department has a top-of-the-line recording suite for your AV and resume reel needs.  Please email to schedule either of these two training’s.

Skills Workshops
The Career & Internship Center hosts a variety of development programming throughout the year. Visit their Event Calendar to Learn More.

Click here to read the Top 10 Tips from the LinkedIn workshop.

Jennifer Clark, Director of Sales at Sprint, offers advice about preparing for an interview. Click here for more mentor tips.