Nichola Retzius | Career Advisor Spotlight

Nichola Retzius Career Advisor | nretzius@ucsd.edu Initially I wanted to go to law school and become a criminal lawyer. I really enjoyed campus involvement as a student which led me to change my focus to working in Higher Education. I started out in On Campus Housing as a Residence Life Director. I loved engaging in … Continue reading Nichola Retzius | Career Advisor Spotlight

Jenny Nguyen | Resident Assistant | Student Spotlight

Jenny Nguyen Resident Assistant @ Thurgood Marshall Residential Life Third Year | Thurgood Marshall College | Chemical Engineering major w/ a minor in Design What do you do and what makes your job unique? As a Resident Assistant or RA at Thurgood Marshall College, I build community with 44 residents in the uppers apartments through … Continue reading Jenny Nguyen | Resident Assistant | Student Spotlight

Alex Fanelli | Empyr | Recruiter Advice

Alex Fanelli ‘13 Talent Acquisition Manager at Empyr | alexandra@empyr.com It’s crazy how much talent acquisition has really come into its own over the years. Talent acquisition is so much more than sifting resumes and filling positions; it’s learning skill sets, industries, hiring manager preferences and tendencies, and recognizing what’s important in today’s applicant… it’s … Continue reading Alex Fanelli | Empyr | Recruiter Advice

Undocumented Student Services Center | Department Spotlight

Daniel Alfaro Coordinator of the Undocumented Student Services Center | undoc@ucsd.edu What do you do and how did you get started? I manage the development, implementation, and oversight of the programs and services offered to undocumented students on campus. I am passionate about the field of immigrant rights and advocacy. I first became involved in this … Continue reading Undocumented Student Services Center | Department Spotlight

Enterprise Holdings | Recruiter Advice

Christine Conde Talent Acquisition Manager at Enterprise Holdings | christine.a.conde@ehi.com What do you think students can do to best prepare themselves for future employment?  Students should always research the companies that they are potentially interested in, and prepare a game plan for speaking with those companies at the fair. It’s great to have a good … Continue reading Enterprise Holdings | Recruiter Advice

Farshid Bazmandegan ‘16 | Alumni Spotlight

Farshid Bazmandegan '16 Promotion Specialist and Artist at The Division of Arts & Humanities | Majored in Visual Arts | fbazmand@ucsd.edu Where do you work and what do you do? I am a Promotion Specialist and Artist at the Dean’s office of the Division of Arts and Humanities which supports the Dean Office’s initiatives as … Continue reading Farshid Bazmandegan ‘16 | Alumni Spotlight

Recruiter from the Winter Career Fair Shares Their Advice

Eurick Hilario Recruitment Coordinator at The Arc of San Diego | LinkedIn What is The Arc of San Diego? The Arc of San Diego is the largest, most comprehensive service provider to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in San Diego County. Through classes, workshops, community living, and individualized counseling, the dedicated staff of The … Continue reading Recruiter from the Winter Career Fair Shares Their Advice