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GW Handshake and Career Advising


Handshake is an online career management tool for jobs, internships, and on-campus recruiting. Students should use their gwmail email address as their username to log into Handshake for one-on-one appointments. Alumni usernames are initially set to their current email address. Email [email protected] if you have difficulty logging in.


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Data Science Career Coach Melissa Feuer




Career Advising Appointments in Handshake

Appointments (45 minutes) with Melissa Feuer, data science career coach, are available via Handshake. You can schedule sessions on a bi-weekly basis.

To access the advisement schedule:

  1. Select ‘Schedule a New Appointment’
  2. Select ‘CCAS – Graduate’
  3. Select ‘Student & Alumni Advisement Appointment’
  4. Select ‘Data Science – CCAS’