Archive | November 2014

SoCal Entrepreneurship Summit & 5th UCAHP StartUp21 Contest Semi-Final – Dec. 7th


The Summit aims and stimulating innovation and inspiration in Southern California, creating a gala of SoCal startups and Chinese capital. The one-day forum consists of investor and entrepreneur panels. Speakers include a number of leading entrepreneurs and investors from San Diego, Los Angeles, and Silicon Valley. The forum takes place alongside the UCAHP
Startup Contest Semi-final with more than 10 strictly select startup projects from Internet, Hardware (including 3D Printing), Healthcare system, etc. The contest targets entrepreneurs in the U.S. and helps them to expand business in U.S. and China. By soliciting startup projects, expert judging, mentor programs and eventual funding, the contest hopes to inspire
entrepreneurial spirit, lead technology innovation, invest in promising projects and further develop the global market.

When: Sunday, December 7th at 9:00am

Where: UC San Diego Price Center Theater

For more information, visit: 


Hong Kong Trip – Summer 2015 – Through UCLA


Hong Kong
June 26-July 23, 2015

Courses offered:
International and Area Studies 110A Strategic Business Communication
International and Area Studies 110B: Business Leadership: Global Perspectives
Program led by Dr. Robert M. (Bob) McCann
Associate Dean for Global Initiatives at UCLA Anderson

As one of the world’s leading financial and trade centers, Hong Kong represents an ideal place for you to embark upon this program’s two core content areas – business communications and busi-ness leadership. While in Hong Kong, you will experience global business first-hand as you meet local business leaders, visit key cultural and business sights, learn from professors with extensive regional knowledge, and immerse yourself in the economic giant of Hong Kong.

Questions? Contact:

Learn more at

Check out the flyer and two syllabi:

Hong Kong flyer

IAS HK syllabus IAS 110b Biz Lead UCLA in HK 2015

IAS HK syllabus IAS 110a Biz Comm UCLA in HK 2015

Los Alamos National Laboratory – Summer 2015 Internships


At Los Alamos National Laboratory, we deliver national solutions to the most pressing concerns facing our nation and the world. Our team includes world-class scientists, engineers, professionals, students, and postdocs working together in a collection of advanced facilities found nowhere else on the planet. As one of the world’s largest multi-disciplinary scientific institutions, we hire around 1,200 students every summer in a wide variety of engineering, science, and professional disciplines.

We are seeking outstanding candidates for 2015 summer internships in Los Alamos, New Mexico with the following majors:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Math
  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Statistics

We recognize the best solutions come from teams that leverage diversity, so we actively seek qualified individuals with the broadest range of backgrounds to apply. Opportunities include:

LANL Student Program Internships – Applications accepted year-round; apply early to maximize consideration
Apply Here

Computer System, Cluster, and Networking Summer Institute (CSCNSI) – Applications accepted: January 5, 2015 – February 13, 2015
Apply Here

Dynamics Summer School – Application deadline: December 5, 2014
Apply Here

Computational Physics Summer Workshop – Applications deadline: January 26, 2015
Apply Here

Data Science at Scale (DS@S) Summer School – Application Deadline: January 15, 2015
Apply Here

IS&T Co-Design Summer School – Applications accepted: December 1, 2014 – February 6, 2015
Apply Here

Los Alamos Space Weather School – Applications accepted: January 5, 2015 – February 6, 2015
Apply Here

Summer of Applied Geophysical Experience (SAGE) – Application deadline: March 27, 2015
Apply Here

We invite you to explore all career opportunities and benefits information at Join us as we deliver science and technology to protect our nation and promote world stability!

Come take the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) on campus! (Sat. Nov. 22 at 11am)


Seeking an internship or an employment opportunity?

Interested in business, finance, accounting, IB, consulting?

Looking for opportunities worldwide? 

Come take the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) on campus! The BAT will test your potential in business and connects you to 25,000+ financial recruiters from all over the globe! It’s FREE to all current UCSD students!

The BAT only takes two hour to complete, and it’s a multiple choice question exam that tests your aptitude for a career in finance across 8 performance areas (News Analysis, Economics, Math Skills, Analytical Reasoning, Financial Statement Analysis, Investment Banking, Global Markets and Chart and Graph Analysis). After taking the BAT, your score is anonymously entered into our BAT database, which recruiters search daily to connect with candidates for internship and entry-level positions. Over the past two years, there have been over 25,000 connections between employers and BAT test takers.

To find out more about the BAT, visit To register for the upcoming session, please click the link below.

DATE: Saturday, November, 22, 2014
TIME: 11am-1pm

IMPORTANT NOTE*: 1) Arrive 10min before the test. 2) Bring your ID. 3) Check your username and password before the test date.


SDG&E Is Hiring! – Business/Economics Analysts – Deadline is 11/29


SDG&E is current seeking to fill 3 full-time Business/Economics Analyst positions. They will consider students graduating this quarter. If interested, please apply on Port Triton (job #794894). Deadline to apply is Saturday, November 29.

What is DACA? Presentation and Panel

Special Event TONIGHT!

What is DACA?  Presentation and Panel

Tuesday, Nov. 18 from 4pm-6pm, Raza Resource Centro

Learn basic information about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and hear from a panel of young people who have received DACA.  We hope to see lots of students, staff, and faculty at the event.

A big “thank you” to the Raza Resource Centro for co-sponsoring the event!

Check out the flyer for more details

RSVPs to are appreciated but not required.

Test Anxiety Reduction Workshop – Dec. 2 (Tues) at 3:30 pm


Test Anxiety Reduction Workshop

Date: Dec. 2nd (Tues.)

  Time: 3:30 pm – 4:50 pm

  Location: Warren Lecture Hall, rm 2207

This is a drop in workshop, but please direct questions to:

Ryan Stevenson, PhD (CAPS): (858) 534-0255, (

Joanna Boval, Director: Office for Students with Disabilities: (858) 534-4382, (

This meeting is not professional counseling.  If you would like professional counseling or mental health treatment please call the CAPS central office at 858 534 3755 to arrange an appointment.

Check out the flyer: Test Anxiety Flyer 11.17.14