UCI Parent & Family News

December 2019
Issue No. 115
The Freedom Train rides on
A Celebration of Dr. Joseph L. White

Join us in celebrating two milestones over the next year as we honor the achievements of the late Dr. Joseph L. White and rededicate ourselves to his legacy. 

Dr. White pioneered transgenerational mentorship. His scholarship and service were based on a commitment to equity, access and opportunity in higher education.

Anteater Family Weekend Feb. 28-29 registration & information »

Registration for Anteater Family Weekend is NOW OPEN and spots are filling fast! This exciting event brings together UC Irvine families from all across the country and provides a sneak peek into the groundbreaking research and studies happening at UCI. Join us on Friday, February 28 for "You Need a Nap: The Science of Sleep."

All sessions during Anteater Family Weekend are open to any registered guest! If this session sounds interesting to you, visit our website to see a list of all of our exciting Classroom Sessions.
Get noticed & level up:
Improving online profiles

With end of fall quarter and 2019 approaching, your student should spend a few minutes updating their online profiles with the skills and experiences they developed this year. The Division of Career Pathways has compiled a worksheet of best practices for two popular platforms:
FACT: A complete profile makes your student 5x more likely to be proactively contacted by a recruiter.
Please encourage your student to attend!
Double the delivery:
Career support on demand 
The Division of Career Pathways provides a wide array of career readiness resource videos through the platform CareerSpots.
Top 5 resource videos on the platform:
  • Career Management
  • Make Your Resume POP
  • The Elevator Pitch
  • Stand Out Resumes
  • The Cover Letter

Nearly 250 employers attended the fall career fairs, including top employers such as The Walt Disney Company, Amazon, Verizon, Oracle, Deloitte, Zillow, Western Digital, Ingram Micro, Johnson & Johnson.

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