Explore@4

Explore@4 is a series of interactive panel discussions designed to help students explore popular career paths with industry professions in an informational setting.

Spring Explore@4

Title When/Where Description With Representatives from:
Social Impact Careers 01/20/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TCC 450

If you're interested in pursuing a career with social impact, you have a variety of paths from which to choose; opportunities are available in anything from non-profit organizations and government agencies to corporations and schools. Come find out more about your options at this workshop! Co-sponsored by Graduate Policy and Administration Committee (GPAC)

  • Change Better
  • FlockHop
  • Mayors Fund for Los Angeles
  • Inspired Life Media Group
  • Do Good Bus
Health Careers without an MD 01/21/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
RGL 101

Interested in a career in health but not interested in getting a MD? There are many options: medical writer, medical director, hospital/healthcare executives, and more! Come hear from recruiters and professionals in the field to see if this is the industry for you. Co-sponsored by Health Care Business Club

  • Keck School of Medicine of USC
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Children's Hospital LA
  • UCLA Health
  • City of Hope
Researchers in Industry 01/22/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
STU B3

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. A major in the hard sciences can lead to many rewarding career paths, from chemist to physicist, statistician to engineer. Come hear from recruiters and professionals in these fields to learn more about your options! Co-sponsored by Associated Students of Biomedical Engineering (ASBME)

  • Cerner Corporation
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Gilead Scienes
Design Careers 01/26/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
STU B3

As more and more companies continue to need designers, the number of design jobs is expected to grow in the next decade! Some of this increase stems from the expansion of the video entertainment market- think television, movies, and video -but also an ever-increasing need for website developers and graphic designers. Come to this workshop to find out more about this expanding field! Co-sponsored by Design for America

  • Kari Whitman Interiors
  • City of Hope
  • Perkins+Will
  • The Boston Consulting Group
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • Lunchbox Shopper Engagment Solutions
International/Multi-National Firms 01/27/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
TCC 450

Think you have what it takes to work for a multinational corporation? Come to this workshop to find out what you can do to help yourself stand out from the competition! Co-sponsored by International Student Assembly (ISA)

  • KPMG
  • Visa
  • JLL Americas
Performance Arts 01/28/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
DRC

From the obvious (actor, director, producer) to the not-so-obvious (critic, teacher, writer) a career in the performing arts can take many forms. Come hear more about the path that suits you best! Co-sponsored by Theatre Students Association (TSA)

  • LeVar Burton (Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation)
  • Center Theatre Group
  • Pasadena Playhouse
  • Boston Court
  • Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre
Working in a Start-Up 01/29/15
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Annenberg West Lobby

Working at a start-up is more than a job, it can be a life-changing experience. If you're prepared for the long hours and hard work it takes, you could reap great rewards. Come hear first-hand what it's really like to work in this exciting environment! Co-sponsored by Spark SC

  • Career Contessa
  • Tackl
  • Flipagram
  • Nasty Gal
  • The Honest Company