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The Real World - Senior Programming Series

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from UC San Diego!  Are you preparing for a career, applying to graduate school, or have you just started thinking about what next steps in your life will be?  Moving into this new phase of your life requires some preparation on your part and your Colleges are here to support you with free events to cap off your senior year!

The Real World: Leveraging Your Strengths

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The Real World: Leveraging Your Strengths

RESCHEDULED: Wednesday, May 29 | 5:00-7:00 pm | Horizon Room, UC San Diego Career Center

The Undergraduate Colleges, in collaboration with the UC San Diego Career Center, invite you to discover how to leverage your strengths as you move into the next phase of your life.  Join alumni and staff from the UC San Diego Career Center for an interactive conversation on how you can best use your strengths in interviews, career preparation, networking, and on social platforms.

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Workshop includes a personalized StrengthsFinder assessment (a $49.00 Value!). If you have already taken the StrengthsFinder assessment, please indicate that in your registration and you will just need to know your top 5 strengths to participate in this program.

Real World: Translating the Value of Your UC San Diego Experience

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Real World: Translating the Value of Your UC San Diego Experience

Monday, May 13 | 1:20-2:30 pm | Teaching + Learning Commons (Bottom Floor of Geisel Library)
Doors open at 1:15 pm

Do you know how to highlight your out-of-the-classroom experiences to employers and graduate schools? 
How do you explain the skills and competencies you developed from leadership experiences during college?

Join us to learn best practices on capturing, articulating and translating your experiences for your career or post-graduate plans.  Doors will open at 1:15 pm for refreshments and the presentation will begin promptly at 1:30 pm.  All attendees will receive a special commemorative gift.

Register online at: http://bit.ly/TranslateU

Registration is open to all students eligible to participate in their College Commencement Ceremony in Spring 2019.  This event is hosted by the Undergraduate Colleges, Teaching + Learning Commons, and the UC San Diego Career Center.

The Real World: Money Matters

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The Real World: Money Matters

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | 11:00 am-12:30 pm | Chancellor's Complex, Room 111A

Show me the money! You can take control of your financial stability in life after college. Learn how to budget and negotiate salary.  Lunch will be provided from Pupusas Express for those who register before the deadline.


View the recording and handouts from this presentation 

Salary Negotiation Basics Handout (PDF)