League of Professional Women 4th GBM–Speaker on entrepreneurship

Ever wonder what it is like to run your own business?  Want to know the life of a female entrepreneur?  Come this Tuesday to hear from our speaker, Amy Selbach, President of the San Diego Chapter of Ladies Who Launch, a nation-wide association for female entrepreneurs!  She will share her experiences with us as a professional women.


Interested in Entrepreneurship?  Come and hear Amy Selbach from Ladies Who Launch.


·        Event: League of Professional Women 4th GBM

·        When: Tuesday, May 19th, 8pm

·        Location: ERC Room in PC 2nd Floor

*light refreshments will be provided.

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UIS Speaker Event: Carlos Herrera

Carlos Herrera is currently a Senior Manager Functional Excellence at Invitrogen (IVGN), a public biotechnology company. Mr. Herrera has been working at Invitrogen since May of 2008 and is responsible for implementing global process improvement in Customer Care organizations.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Herrera served as the Senior Healthcare Marketing and Productivity Consultant at GE Healthcare, which provides medical technologies and services.

Mr. Herrera is an alumnus of U Penn’s Wharton School.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to listen to Mr. Herrera share his insights on “Finding Peace, Wisdom and Courage in your Career Path.”

See you there!!!

  • What: UIS Speaker Event: Carlos Herrera
  • When: Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 7-8 PM
  • Where: Solis 109

Free GMAT sample class!

The University of San Diego will hold a Free GMAT sample class on Thursday, May 28, 2009 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Shiley Center for Science & Technology, room 129.    Directions are attached.  Weeknight classes begin June 6, 2009.  A complete schedule is available on our web site at www.sandiego.edu/testprep

 Please respond to this message or call 619-260-4579 to RSVP.   You are welcome to forward this message to fellow students or colleagues who may be interested.  We look forward to seeing you there!


PROSPECT – The International Affairs Journal at UCSD

VISIT US: http://prospectjournal.ucsd.edu CONTACT US: prospectjournal@ucsd.edu


Launched in February, PROSPECT is an international affairs journal at the University of California, San Diego. Our online journal serves as a forum for intelligent discourse by showcasing works created by UCSD students who wish to broaden their understanding of issues of contemporary and global relevance.


*Connect and share ideas, experiences, and interests with your peers *Learn about prevalent issues from a unique information source *Better understand how the arts interpret policy *Find out about local events such as art shows and film screenings *Distinguish yourself in future academic and professional pursuits


We welcome a variety of submissions, including but not limited to:

academic papers (from previous classes), freelance articles, travelogues, photography, and films. If you believe you have a relevant submission that does not fall into one of the aforementioned categories or would like clarification on any aspect of the following guidelines, please contact us directly to discuss your potential submission. All submissions MUST adhere to the guidelines on our website to increase accessibility among PROSPECT’s diverse readership.

Giving the Perfect Pitch

 May 13th – 6 PM (click here to RSVP)

Want to make sure that you are prepared before you give your business pitch? How does one communicate complexity with clarity? Elyse Dasko of Dasko Communications will be presenting. Teams may also schedule a 15 minute timeslot to get feedback from judges before the $80,000 Entrepreneur Challenge deadline on May 20th. Read more below.





Elyse Dasko’s expertise in marketing communications and corporate public relations has landed her large clients such as Motorola, Ben & Jerry’s, New Balance, American Heart Association: Go Red for Women, and Biomatrica, to name a few. Dasko Communications believes in clarifying the complex to make it meaningful to the target audience. Visit Dasko Communications at http://daskocommunications.com/ to learn more.

Networking Night!

Networking Nights is an event hosted by COMT 175 students and the Undergraduate Communication Society to connect UCSD alumni that currently work in the business (entertainment, broadcast journalism etc) with UCSD undergraduates. The event will consist of a panel of speakers and end with an open question session along with a meet and greet. Refreshments will be available as well so bring your friends and come on down. All majors welcomed, Refreshment begins at 6:30 pm come as you are, drops ins welcome.

This event is brought to you by:
Undergraduate Communication Society
The Department of Communication at UCSD
The UCSD Alumni Foundation


What: Networking Event

When: May 19th,2009 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm -9:00 pm

Where: The Forum in Price Center



For more information, check out: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=78787634563&ref=mf

Stock Valuation Workshop!


Want to learn more about stock valuations?

The Undergraduate Economics Society and the Undergraduate Investment Society are co-hosting 2 interactive workshops on stock valuation led by UCSD Alumni Lindsay Giedraitis. Lindsay received the Joel Dean Award for Excellence in Management Science in 2007 and works for a San Diego based investment advisory firm.  Come join us to learn more about stock valuation models and gain some hands on experience. Remember to bring your laptops! 

  • What: Stock Valuation Workshop led by UCSD Alumni Lindsay Giedraitis
  •  When: Tuesday(May 12th) and Wednesday(May 13th), 7-8 PM
  •  Where: Tues. at CSB 1  and   Wed. at Center 113

Please download the Excel file so you can participate in the interactive presentation.

If you want to preview content of the presentation, download the Stock Valuation Workshop PowerPoint (as a PDF).