Bronco Network Events

Upcoming Workshops

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Finding Hope: Applying for Scholarship Workshop

The Cesar E. Chavez Center for Higher Education and the Latino Professional Alumni Chapter aim to serve our community of students by providing tips on where and how to search for scholarships. Discover how to improve your chances to be awarded a scholarship.
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The Power of Personal Branding

Learn how to successfully market your skills, experiences, and aptitudes in order to create a brand that impresses employers.
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Journey to Entrepreneurship

Join the Black Alumni & Friends Chapter as they host a panel of alumni that will talk about their journey after college and how they honed their skills and experiences to start their own businesses.
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Mock Interview Workshop

Gain valuable feedback from alumni that have experience with hiring. On the spot feedback will help to prepare you for your next job interview. With the rise of virtual interviews, this opportunity will help you to prepare an appropriate zoom background, mannerisms during interviews, marketing your skills and more!
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CPP Pet Love

An opportunity to showcase our Animal Science Department and engage our campus community.
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How to be a Mentor Workshop

Interested in giving back your expertise and career wisdom to Cal Poly Pomona students but don’t know how? Join our workshop that will go over the importance of mentoring, what it means to be a mentor and how to sign up. An alumni panel of mentors will answer any questions you may have about the commitment it takes and the experiences they have had as alumni mentors.
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Fireside Chats: Violet Palmer & Barbara Bouza

The Black Alumni & Friends chapter invites you to attend Fireside chats with groundbreaking alumni Violet Palmer and Barbara Bouza. Join us as they reveal their journey to success, share their upbringing, discuss how they developed a love for their major/career path, and obstacles they faced along the way.

Past Workshops

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Career Mentoring Chat

Join the College of Business Alumni Chapter for a Career Chat. Experienced professional alumni from top companies will be available to answer your career questions.
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Black Health Forum

Join us for a panel of medical specialists as they discuss black health issues and preventative measures.
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Entering Politics

Fellow Cal Poly Pomona alumni will discuss their entrance into the political world. Learn the various positions and opportunities that keep them civically engaged. Entering Politics is an event to encourage participants to vote and provide individuals a blueprint for their own political ambitions. 
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The Big Pivot

The pandemic has forced many people to pivot their career path by starting a new job in a different field, starting a business or finding a new income stream. This workshop features a panel of alumni who have done just that! Alumni will tell their “big pivot” story and provide tips and tricks for those who may be facing similar struggles. This workshop is cosponsored by the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center.
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The Future of Work & Human and Civic Engagement

The future of work and the health of our democratic society are topics of increasing importance. All Cal Poly Pomona students are invited to attend a virtual panel discussion with industry leaders on workforce trends. Students will learn about the skills, values, behaviors and experiences needed to be successful in their future careers.

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LinkedIn 2.0 Workshop

Join us for an informative night about harnessing the power of LinkedIn to develop an engaging profile that builds “your brand” and learn how to leverage LinkedIn as a research tool for building your professional network and to support your career search process. Learn from recruiting experts and CPP alumni.
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Planning Resume & Portfolio Workshop

This series is designed to help aspiring planners prepare for their future career. During this three part series we will discuss the importance of discovering your planning passion, developing a planning resume and portfolio. Lastly, explore your planning career options while you network with planning professionals.

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Retirement Planning (The Non-Financial Side)

If you are considering retiring in the next five years, it’s the perfect time to begin your life plan for retirement. We experience a strong emphasis on the financial planning side (which is good), however just as important is planning on what your life will look like in retirement. We will have a conversation about the pitfalls many face shortly after retirement, discovering your life purpose in retirement, bucket list ideas, friendships and social networks, and a few ideas on next steps for you.
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What Do We Call Ourselves?

Join us for a platica (talk) about the evolution of the term Hispanic & Latino. Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month with Cal Poly Pomona as we explore group identity.
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Voting in California Workshop

Updates regarding voting in California's 2020 General Election. Hear more about vote by mail, how to vote early in certain counties, COVID-19 protections if voting in-person, and ways to ensure that your vote is being counted.
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Celebrating Latinx

Celebrating Latino Heritage Month and honoring our Hilda Solis Scholarship Recipients, sharing Latinx success stories and more!
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Discovering Your Planning Passion

This series is designed to help aspiring planners prepare for their future career. During this three part series we will discuss the importance of discovering your planning passion, developing a planning resume and portfolio. Lastly, explore your planning career options while you network with planning professionals.

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Monday Night with an MBA Alumni

Alumni answer questions about the MBA program at Cal Poly Pomona. 

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Succeeding in Today's Economy

Learn how to promote your brand, build infrastructure, shift your attitude, and see things into existence. 

Ask An Expert Workshop

ASI's Ask An Expert

Join an alumni panel as they career and industry related questions. 

Cecile Guerra will give workshop on financial planning.

Preparing for the Real World: Financial Tips & Planning

Alumna Cecile Guerra shares her life lessons learned, financial tips and life travel hacks.

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Ask An Employer

Learn from employers tips on how to successfully navigate finding a job in this environment. 

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Student Centered Learning 101

Learn how to shift the focus of the American education curriculum to reflect the diverse landscape of its citizens. 
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Winning the Interview

Learn how to prepare your interview packet, make a great first impression, win the interview and more!

 

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Closing the Pandemic Digital Divide

Prof. Elgrie J. Hurd III shares his two decades worth of education experience on closing the pandemic digital divide. f
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1st Generation Alumni Student Mixer

Student and alumni mixer for First Generation graduates and students. 

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Practicing Self Care During Trying Times

Virtual workshop on unique methods for conquering stress, anxiety, and depression during uncertain times.
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Alumni Career Chat

The College of Business Alumni Chapter board in partnership with the Career Center is hosted a virtual career chat.

LinkedIn Virtual Workshop

Are you LinkedIn?

Learn how to use LinkedIn to launch your career and make connections! 

Virtual Forum

Virtual Education Forum

Career advice and hear how the education field is handling the COVID-19 environment from school superintendents, principals, and preschool/childcare center directors.