Internships 101 Event

The Undergraduate Business Network is proud to present Internships 101 on Thursday, 11/30 at Rady! Internships 101 is a free, public event where we inspire and motivate students to land their dream internships, with helpful tips and tricks along the way. A diverse set of companies will be represented, including: PwC, Microsoft, Net Impact, Genentech, First American, Workday, Juniper Networks and more.

Check out our event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1670974879642808/

& make sure to RSVP for your seat: https://goo.gl/forms/Wdu5oJLcv9BejSx33

See you there!

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UC San Diego Student Grant Program

extensionWe offer a limited number of student grant vouchers to full-time UCSD students each quarter. Each voucher is good for up to $500 off of one Extension course, and you are responsible for paying anything over the voucher amount at the time of enrollment. *

Undergraduate students: you can pick up your voucher in the La Jolla Extension Student Services office during the weeks specified below. Vouchers are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. You must come in person and show your UC San Diego student identification card to receive a voucher.

  • Winter 2018: Nov. 13 – 22, 2017
    • UPDATE: Vouchers for Winter 2018 are still available for undergraduate students. Voucher distribution has been extended until Wednesday, November 22.
  • Spring 2018: Feb. 26 – March 2, 2018
  • Summer 2018: May 21 – 25, 2018

Email studentgrant@ucsd.edu or call (858) 534-3400 for more information about the UC San Diego Student Grant Program.

LINK IS HERE:  https://extension.ucsd.edu/student-resources/financial-resources

*UCSD Extension and Concurrent Enrollment students are not eligible to receive a voucher. Early enrollment and 10% discounts do not apply.

AFWA Scholarship Opportunities for Academic Year 2018-2019

Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) have scholarship opportunities for the 2018 – 2019 academic school year.

The mission of AFWA San Diego is to enable women in all accounting and finance related fields to achieve their full personal, professional and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of their profession.

The Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) currently has the following scholarship award available:

Undergraduate Scholarship:  Two (2) $500 awards to support the cost of attending the 3rd, 4th, or 5th year when pursuing an accounting, finance or related bachelor’s degree. In addition to the scholarship award, all scholarship recipients will be eligible to attend AFWA San Diego’s meetings and events at the member price for one year from the date of award.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in the appropriate educational program
  • Applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.

How do I find out more and apply?

  • Specific scholarship criteria as well as the Scholarship Application can be found by visiting the AFWA San Diego website at www.afwasandiego.org

Deadline for applying is FEBRUARY 28, 2018. 

Applications postmarked after this date will not be considered.  Questions may be directed to Pebbles Dumon, AFWA Treasurer & Scholarship Chair, at treasurer@afwasandiego.org.

Additional Information on Scholarship Flyer: Scholarship Flyer school yr 2018-2019 FINAL

Application Form attached: AFWA Form – SD Scholarship App fy18-19 FINAL

 

Laserfiche Coming to UCSD- Mon, November 20th!

Laserfiche’s Information Session

Monday, November 20, 2017

5PM to 6:30PM

Career Services Center, Library

– Opportunities for Those Interested in Tech Sales –

Majors Seeking: Computational Science, Computer Science & Cognitive Science, Engineering, Political Science, Masters of International Affairs, MBA, Data Science & Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Management Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Economics, Communication, Comparative Studies in Language, Society and Culture

Since 1987, Laserfiche Enterprise Content Management software has been trusted by more than 35,000 organizations worldwide to manage, secure and share information.

Laserfiche’s Senior Manager of sales, Esther Chow, will be hosting a Tech Talk Information Session to students and alumni interested in pursuing a career in tech sales. She will provide insights into her journey coming into a sales role from a UC system, discuss what a sales career path looks like at Laserfiche, and offer insight into the considerations hiring managers factor when reviewing candidates from a non-tech background. It will be a robust and engaging discussion.

We will look forward to seeing you there!

RSVP in Port Triton

Don’t Miss the Triton Innovation Challenge on November 28th! Register Today!

The sixth annual Triton Innovation Challenge focuses on fostering creativity and bringing to the spotlight commercially promising, environmentally focused technologies generated by the finest minds at UC San Diego. Supported through the generosity of The William and Kathryn Scripps Family Foundation Inc., the program is presented through a partnership of the Rady School of Management, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and the Jacobs School of Engineering, and is open to the entire campus.

The competition awards cash prizes totaling $11,000 to support new innovative ideas that relate to the environment (comes from, inspired by, or directly impacts nature.) Social innovation ideas and those with or without prototypes are encouraged to apply! All participants will also be eligible to apply for up to $300,000 in investment funding from the Rady Venture Fund and Triton Technology Fund.

Join us on November 28, 2017 as our finalists present their pitches to to the university community, as well as some of San Diego’s business and industry leaders.

RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/triton-innovation-challenge-tickets-39130429167

Website: http://rady.ucsd.edu/centers/ciid/triton-innovation-challenge/

 

 

Job Opportunity with Union of Pan Asian Communities (UPAC)

UPAC website http://www.upacsd.com/

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EVENT TONIGHT 8PM! Learn about Graduate Degrees & Application Tips with Rady & UIS!

Hello Everyone,

The Undergraduate Investment Society and The Rady School of Management have paired up to present to you a guide to graduate degrees, led by Jay Bryant, Rady’s Director of Admission. During the event, Jay Bryant, will explain to you how the different degrees offered by Rady can help you achieve you career goals. Next, Professor Michael Malvin, Rady’s Executive Director of the Master of Finance program will explain how a Master of Finance specifically could help you in your career, by applying his own experience at BlackRock. Finally, the event will close with a Q&A session led by Jay to unmask any questions you might have regarding the admission process. This is a great opportunity to help you learn how a graduate degree could be beneficial to your future success!

Where: Otterson Hall 1S113, Rady School of Management
When: November 9th, 2017 Thursday
Time: 8 PM-9:30 PM
Dress code: Casual

For more details: please visit our fb event
https://www.facebook.com/events/331505523924655/

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Best,
UIS Executive Team