Tag: Green Festival

My summer internship at Practical Action

Person working in field - from Practical Action Website

AVAILABLE AS PODCAST   Practical Action is an NGO focusing on international development. It aims to help the world to be more sustainable in four ways: Farming that works energy that transforms cities fit for people resilience that protects Their goal is to use practical methods to help people in poverty and enable change in those places. …

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Explore careers working with animals

Many Reading students aspire to a career that involves working with animals – but what do people actually do and how could you break into this competitive field? This session will give you the opportunity to hear from speakers who are working in various roles involving animals. A panel of professionals will give you an …

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Green Festival – how will you make a difference?

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How do I work out how to focus my career on environmental issues? The following resources are a great starting point to test your thinking about where your talents might be best placed.                   Start by reading up on the environment sector and its current issues. Which …

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Green Festival 2019

Explore green careers banner, grey background

18 – 22 November 2019 This University-wide week showcases our green credentials on campus to help students better understand the University’s efforts towards treading lightly in the world. Here in Careers, we are keen to get involved and throw our support behind this important cause. There are lots of ways to get involved:  Come along …

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Why internships are a must: Working with Sustainability Services

An internship in sustainability at the University of Reading

Doing an internship in sustainability Written by Abi Ravichanthiran, MSc Environmental Management I have worked with the Sustainability Services (University of Reading’s sustainability team) for over 3 years. I found this internship via the Reading Internship Scheme (RIS)- exclusive to Reading students on the MyJobsOnline (MJO) portal. My role includes assisting and undertaking projects to …

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