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SOC Weekend Grad Career Program

, Mary Graydon Conference Room 4

Updated 2/16/10

As a Weekend Graduate Student in SOC--whether you're starting to shift careers or ready to hit the job market--this multi-part workshop is designed just for you.

Meet and hear from senior managers at, National Geographic Channel, Fleishman-Hillard, and NIH about the challenges and opportunities ahead, and what will be expected from competitive job-seekers in your respective fields. Speakers will include AU Alumni Charles Mahtesian (JD/WCL), National News Editor for Politico, and Larry Thompson (MFA/SOC), Chief of Communications and Public Liaison Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute; as well as Shannon Malone, Manager of Development for NatGeo Channel, and Mary LoJacono, COO, Senior VP and Partner, Fleishman-Hillard.

The program will also include workshops designed to help you navigate new transitions, and accelerate your career advancement. After the formal program, you'll have the opportunity to network with one another and with our guest panelists.

Note: This program is intended for graduate students studying Interactive Journalism, Public Communication, and Producing for Film and Video. Until February 15th, registration for this program will be restricted to students in SOC's Weekend Graduate Programs. On February 15th, registration will open to other SOC graduate students who are interested in these fields and have at least 2-3 years of work experience behind them.
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School of Communication
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