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The USD Alumni Association hosts webinars that provide free information given by industry professionals. These webinars are a great way for all USD alumni to benefit from resources provided by the Alumni Association!

Register Now for Upcoming Webinars

Successful Transition from the Military
Presented by: Sherman Gillums, '09 (MS) Deputy Executive Director of Paralyzed Veterans of America
Thursday, February 12 at noon PST
This webinar will discuss the holistic transition and the importance of taking a multidimensional approach to transitioning into civilian life after military service. Transition from the military is not one-dimensional, and it is possible to find the right path despite the overwhelming number of resources, choices, and well-meaning veteran transition programs.
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Best Interview & Career Tips
Presented by: Danielle Hashem '05
Thursday, March 5, 2015; noon PT
The essential components of marketing yourself require finesse and nuance. Whether you are a recent grad or 10 years out, these interview and career tips, when applied, will align your practice with concrete strategies proven to present your best self and lead you to success.
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Estate Planning 101 
Presented by Kevin Gordon '89, '91 (MBA), '98 (JD), '03 (LLM)
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at noon PST
During major life milestones, you may start to think about estate planning. If you are not sure where to start or even what estate planning is, this webinar is for you.
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Top Career for English Majors
Presented by Aneesha Awrey '12 (MA), USD Career Services
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The Broadway Musical Avenue Q’s hit song, “What Do You Do with a B.A. in English?” put in verse what many alumni with a liberal arts degree may furtively dread. Feat not, fellow alumni! Aneesha Awrey ’12 (MA) will illuminate why top companies and the tech industry are looking for you. She will highlight a few fellow Toreros who have successfully navigated the twisty path from degree to career and offer a few tips on how to get there yourself.
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Leadership - the Torero Way

Presented by Allison McClintick '11 (MA)
Registration Coming Soon!

Check out Past Webinars

How to Get a Job

Presented by Alan Farber, Ph.D. (Former Career Services Counselor)
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Leadership at Work

Presented by Maureen Guarcello '10 (M.Ed.)
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Life After College

Presented by Mark Peters '09 (Ph.D.)
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How to Purchase your First Home

Presented by: Mike Graves (Friend of USD)
You are established in your career. You have a decent credit score. Now you are looking to take that next big step in adulthood: purchase your first home. During this webinar, you will learn what to consider when buying your first home.
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Money: Negotiate What's Yours and Understanding What's Not
Presented by Kara Wellar '02 (BA), '06 (MA)
You work hard, are confident in your abilities and want a raise! During this webinar, you will learn how, when and why to effectively salary negotiate for a new position and company, or within your current organization.
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Digital Marketing 101
Presented by Jessica Tishue '11
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How to Apply to Grad School
Presented by James Gill '11
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Social Media in the Workplace
presented by Alejandra Nann and Julia Hess, USD Library Faculty
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Exploring California Wine Regions
Presented by Jason Kimmel '04
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Financial Management for Young Professionals
Presented by: Annalisa Barrett, USD Professor
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Artist as a Brand
Presented by Sonya (Wilson) Sparks ’05
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Are you an expert in your field? Share it with your fellow alumni. Submit the Volunteer Interest Form and select Speaking Opportunities.