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A Celebration of UC Davis Design

The Design Careers Club is excited to announce our 2021 Virtual Alumni Fridays this Spring Quarter! Starting Friday, May 7th, we will be hosting three alumni day events every Friday. We have invited various UC Davis Design alumni from different Design fields to discuss their profession and allow students to engage and ask questions.

Schedule | Featured Alumni

Upcoming: Friday 5/21

Designing for Creative Agencies

Come learn about designing for a nonprofit from UC Davis Design alumni that currently work at nonprofit organizations!

Marissa Meier
Graphic Designer
Crooked Media
Danielle Macedo
Junior Art Director
ELA Advertising
Jeremy Dang
Designer
Mixte Communications
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Friday, 5/7 (past)

Designing in Tech

Come learn about the Tech industry from UC Davis Design alumni that currently work at Tech companies.

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Friday, 5/14 (past)

Designing for Nonprofits

Come learn about designing for a nonprofit from UC Davis Design alumni that currently work at nonprofit organizations.

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What to Expect | A Virtual Event

Join us from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM on Fridays this month to hear UC Davis alumni share their experience transitioning into a workplace, participate in Q&A panels and breakout sessions, and more!

Intros 12:00 - 12:10

A brief introduction and presentation from the Design Careers Club board

Panels 12:10 - 12:30

A 20-minute panel discussion where each alumni will introduce themselves and answer some questions about their career journey and industry

Networking 12:30 - 2:00

20-minute rotating breakout sessions in small groups where you will be able to meet each alumni, hear about their work, ask questions, get feedback on your resume/portfolio, and gain valuable connections

FAQs

How do I sign up?

Sign up for these events by filling out the form, and you will be sent the event’s Zoom link an hour before the event starts! They must be submitted by 5:00 PM the day before the event. If you sign up after 5pm, you must email us at designcareersclub@gmail.com

What can I expect to gain?

If you have an interest in the tech, creative agency, or nonprofit industry, come learn about alumni’s experience in their careers and ask your questions!

Is there a fee?

This event is free to all students! Take advantage of these connections and alumni’s time taken to share their experience.