Events to Be Thankful For

If April showers bring May flowers, what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims! And excellent UMBC events happening in November.

Victoria-Gastro2
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CYA Happy Hour Fundraiser
November 19,6 – 8 p.m.
Victoria Gastro Pub
8201 Snowden River Pkwy Columbia, MD 21045

The Chapter of Young Alumni (CYA) will be hosting a happy hour fundraiser at Victoria Gastro Pub on November 19! 15% of the proceeds will be donated to the 10th Annual Wine Tasting & Silent Auction, a prestigious event benefiting the UMBC Alumni Association Scholarship. Please make sure to print and bring this flier with you!

Bus Trip to the Professional ISSA
November 19, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

Don’t miss this chance to network with professionals and learn about cryptology! The bus will depart from UMBC Lot 4 at 5 p.m. and arrive at Parsons where you will have the opportunity to give your resume to over 30 local professionals looking for employees. There will also be a speaker, Katrice Lewis, who will discuss networking. This event focuses on job opportunities for those in the IS or Computer Science fields. Register now!

john kador
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Webinar: Master the Art and Science of Interviewing December 3, 8 – 9 p.m.

Studies show the average job seeker will go through 16 interviews before getting a job offer! Join John Kador, author of 301 Best Questions to ASK on Your Interview, to learn how you can improve your chance of landing a job. This webinar will allow you to walk away with the confidence needed to secure a job by gaining control of the interview process. You will learn:

  • How to impressively answer the question, “Is there anything you’d like to ask us?”
  • The behaviors hiring managers are looking for in candidates.
  • Dozens of helpful tips you can use at an interview to make you more memorable than your competitors.

To participate, please register here.

Check out our full calendar of alumni events.

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