GOLD Welcome Week

“Ask an Expert” Career Events

Especially for Graduates of the Last Decade

Hey, GOLDs! Whether you’re thinking about getting your finances in order, applying for grad school, or settling into a new job, we’ve got you covered with our Ask an Expert series. All events are virtual and free to UWAA members. What are you waiting for? Sign up and learn something new today.

Purple icon of a school building on a gold background. Ask an Expert: Going to Graduate School

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 | 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Thinking about pursuing a graduate education? Our panelists will share their insights on how to find the right program for you! Get tips on application processes and requirements, how to pay for graduate school and working while attending school. We’ll also dig into the importance of finding your community and building support systems as a graduate student.

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Purple icon of a piggy bank on a gold background. Ask an Expert: Better Budgeting with BECU

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 | 12 – 1 p.m.
Do you want to fine tune your spending, reduce your debt or save more money? This seminar teaches the principles, practices and skills of good money management that will make your financial life easier and help you reach your goals. Learn how to create your personalized spending plan and get tips around debt reduction and goal setting.

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Purple icon of a briefcase on a gold background. Ask an Expert: Starting Your New Job Right

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 | 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Starting a new job is a complex process! Wondering how to negotiate your salary? Baffled by the onboarding process? Not sure how to continue your professional development? Our Career Development Sessions HR experts return to help you navigate all these new-job dynamics with poise and effectiveness. We’ll also discuss mentors—how to find them and why they matter.

Meet the Speakers

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