Cool Connections/Hot Alumni Program with Melissa Edelblum ‘15 Noon- 1p.m.; Alumni Center Lounge Come listen to Melissa Edelblum ’15 speak about her path from recent college graduate
to an up and coming media professional at Horizon Media. Edelblum is full of advice
for all students interested in the media industry and are eager to learn about where
Cool Connections/Hot Alumni Program with Marc Brown ‘95 4:30-5:30 p.m.; Alumni Center Lounge Marc Brown ’95, MBA Marketing ’96, will be speaking about a career in law with a business
background. He will address the importance of keeping your career options open in
order to ignite your passion. All students are welcome to join and learn about his
journey from being an RA in CIW to his current career in commercial litigation.
Psychology Panel- What Can I Do with my Psychology Degree? 6-7:30 p.m.; UU133A What can I do with a psychology degree? Join Binghamton University Alums and employers who
have leveraged their majors and hear where their path led.
Shanel Boyce, ’14, Aphrodite Medical PLLC
Marilyn I. Geller, Ph.D. Southern Tier Pain Management Center
Garrett Imbrenda,’15, Promise Zone
LeAnna Rice, Binghamton University Counseling Center
Jonathan Roma, '05, Human Resources, Binghamton University
Colleen Cunningham Rozelle, ’08, MSW ’11, Promise Zone
TUESDAY, MARCH 8
Pursuing a Career in Public Relations or Communications Panel 2:45-3:45 p.m.; UU133A Interested in communications or public relations and fear that you are not prepared?
Come hear from Binghamton University alums about their career path.
Kyle Fischer, ’15, Staff Assistant at U.S. House of Representatives
Jamie Jacobs, ’06, Riger Marketing Communications
Cortney Sands-Whalen, RVSA Advertising
Ewelina Zajac-Holdrege, Idea Kraft
Networking Workshop 101 6:30-7:30 p.m.; UU133A Come learn the importance of networking and the tips and tricks for success as you
search for jobs and internships.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9
“Find Your Passion,” Harpur Advising 3-4:30 p.m.; UU133A Join Harpur Advising for an interactive workshop that encourages students to find
passion in their work.
“So, what ARE you gonna do with that major? That is the question.” HarpurEdge Activity. 6-7:30 p.m.; UU133A In this lively and humorous workshop, Erica Mandel Kolbrener ‘86 (Harpur alumna) will
share her story and facilitate self-reflective games and discussion on how to make
the most of any chosen major, even if you’re not sure what that is yet. Examine your
values, interests and abilities to gain insight, focus and motivation to standout
among your peers and benefit from all Binghamton University has to offer. Gain confidence
answering questions your family will throw at you over dinner about your major!
THURSDAY, MARCH 10
Choosing a Major Workshop 3-4 p.m.; UU133A How do you choose a major or a career that fits with who you are and who you want
to be? Join this group discussion on how to choose a right fit major and/or career
Pursuing a Career in Finance Panel 4:30-5:30 p.m.; UU133A Wanting to pursue a career in finance, but you don’t know where to start? Hear from
Binghamton University alums and employers as to how they leveraged their degree to
be successful in the finance industry.
Frances Traficante, State Farm Insurance and Financial Services
Brian Teta, ‘96, Forrester’s Financial
Mark Woodruff, IBM
FRIDAY, MARCH 11
Pursue a Career with Research, and How to Gain Experience Now Panel 12:30-1:30 p.m.; UU133A Interested in conducting your own research, or being a part of a lab on campus? Come
hear from current research professionals on campus and learn about their research
and advice on how to get involved.