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Calling all systems thinkers.

Do you love figuring out how things work and dreaming up creative solutions to complex problems? Join this interest group to get connected to scientists, engineers, and programmers who share your curiosity and analytical approach to thinking about our world.

Members of the STEM Interest Group are interested in the sciences, technology, engineering, mathematics, data systems, and programming. They value systems-thinking and attention to detail, and leverage technology to meet the needs of our ever-changing society.

Explore, discover, and create the career of your dreams.

Joining this interest group grants you access to curated resources and events that are tailored to your unique needs and interests. We invite you to explore new opportunities with peers, local employers, faculty, and alumni who are engaged in a range of STEM professions - and gain the skills you need to land your dream job.

Upcoming Events

Whether it's a meet-up after a guest lecture on a STEM topic or a field trip to visit a company like Mylan Technologies, there is no shortage of ways for you to connect with the STEM Interest Group. Check out our events feed in Handshake for more information.

View Our Events Feed

Internships, Jobs & More

Whether you’re doing research about possible career paths or are actively searching for a job or an internship, our curated opportunities feed is a great place to start. We've pre-selected some job functions that you might be interested in - but read below for tips on how to maximize your search.

Take a look at our opportunities feed

Tips for Finding Opportunities

  • Customize your geographic location to view opportunities in a specific city/state or radius
  • Filter by job type, like: internship, job, fellowship, graduate school, or volunteer and part-time, full-time, or on-campus
  • Save your search to receive email alerts when new positions are posted that meet your search criteria
  • Specify the industry or job function to precisely what you are looking for or try searching for a keyword
  • Favorite positions that interest you to return to later. This also helps Handshake curate your individual feed!

Curated Career Resources

If your goal is to land a job in STEM, you'll want to have polished application materials and be able to speak to your relevant experiences.

Consult our Industry Resources Page

The University of Vermont Career Center

Interest Group Leaders


Photo of Amber Anderson


Amber Anderson, Career Coach




Arai Lubas


Arai Lubas, Peer Leader



Zoe Bell


Zoe Bell, Peer Leader



Mia Kalish

Mia Kalish, Peer Leader




Join Our Group!

Activate your UVM Connect profile & select STEM as your Career Interest Group.  Join additional groups (as many as you'd like) using the Groups link on the left.




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