Student Alumni Connection

 

Student Alumni Connection

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How to Join

Did you know the SAC has a special membership option for students, which grants you access to exclusive networking and social events and resources? It's only $20 for the entire year! You'll get a T-Shirt, Spartan Bookstore discount, and invitations to attend invitation-only meetings & events with alumni and peers. Plus, all members are eligible to apply for board positions. It's easy to join and well worth investing in your success! Join here and click "Membership - Join Now." Then click "Student Membership" located on the top right column of the page across from the other non-student membership options.    

 

SAC Board

 

 

students 2Welcome Students! 

Whether you're just beginning your college experience, or you're nearing the finish of your academic journey, the Student Alumni Connection will help prepare you for what's next! Our student organization creates meaningful opportunities for you to develop valuable skills, build your network, and shape your career long before graduation by connecting you with alumni who have gone before you.

The SAC is your direct connection to over 200,000 alumni worldwide in a variety of industries and fields. Through networking and career events, social activities and leadership opportunities, the Student Alumni Connection will make your personal and professional journey a success! 

Spring 2018 Calendar of Events     

The Ins & Outs of Your College Experience

Thursday, February 22
4:15-5:30 p.m. 
Student Union Meeting Room 1A

FEATURED PRESENTER: Ezekiel J. Staples II, CEO and Founder of zFit. Former SJSU Football player and President of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, San Jose State’s National Pan-Hellenic Council, and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

Want more out of your college experience? Challenged by life's circumstances? Looking to make a difference? All students are invited to meet alumnus Zeke Staples and hear his story about his SJSU experience, perseverance through difficult odds, and his passion for seeing students pursue opportunities. Walk away with inspiration and new insight into how to succeed in college and at life. Celebrate Black History Month by joining us at this workshop. Pizza will be served, register now!

This Spartan Success Series event is free and open to all undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni.  

Company Tour: LinkedIn 

TBD: April 2018

HOST: Natalya Williamson '12, Program & Project Manager, LinkedIn

This Student Alumni Connection (SAC) event is open to all undergraduate and graduate student SAC members. You may become a member at the workshop or online.

Networking Success From The Executive Suite

Wednesday, March 21
4:30-6:15 p.m. 
Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Master the art of networking with a panel presentation of stories and tips from female executives honoring Women's History Month. Attendees will then participate in speed-networking activities with various alumni mentors, and attend an exclusive networking reception. Space is limited and heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.

FEATURED PANELISTS:

Tami Corum, 
Controller, S. Martinelli & Company

Jeannine Jacobsen, 
CEO, Technology Credit Union

Sponsored by Technology Credit Union in partnership with the Center for Banking and Financial Services and the Student Alumni Connection, a program of the SJSU Alumni Association. 

This Spartan Success Series event is free and open to all undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni.  

Dining For Career Success: SAC Etiquette Dinner

Wednesday, April 11
4:30-6 p.m. 
Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

This Spartan Success Series event is free and open to all undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni. 

Developing An Antifragile Career Path

Tuesday, April 17
4:15-5:30 p.m. 
Student Union Meeting Room 3B

FEATURED PRESENTER:
Eugene Wu '06 (Computer Technology), Head of Customer Service, Gremlin Inc. 

This Spartan Success Series event is free and open to all undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni.  

End-of-the-Year Member Mingle

TBD (Early May)

This Student Alumni Connection (SAC) event is open to all undergraduate and graduate student SAC members. You may become a member at the workshop or online.

2017-2018 Executive Board

sac board

President
Elizabeth Isacsson
Business Administration, Management
 
Vice President
Talia Cabrera
Political Science
 
Treasurer
Fernanda Pereira
Business Administration, International Business
 
Secretary
Pallavi Jha
Business Administration, Marketing