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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events & Workshops

SMC Career Services Center offers workshops, internship fairs, and job fairs during the Fall and Spring semesters. Come and learn from our experts as they provide you with advice on resume & cover letter writing, job search strategies, finding an internship, interviewing and job success! 

And don’t miss our Job Fairs, Internship Fair, and Cool Careers Program with employers from a large variety of industries and companies from Los Angeles.

Workshop & Event Calendar

Please visit here to view upcoming workshops and events: Career Workshop Schedule

Cool Careers

Speakers' Forum Event: November 1 - 14, 2016

Program Information     Speaker Information

Cool Careers Speakers’ Forum – Guest Panelists

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

BROADCASTING CAREERS

ionna Chambers, Field Reporter, Santa Monica City TV

Michelle LeTarte, Executive of Production, Multiple TV Series

Roger Lodge, Executive Producer, Multiple TV Series

Thomas Warren, Assignment Editor/Content Prod., NFL Media

COMPUTER SCIENCE CAREERS

Ron Herman, CEO, Blue Chip Computer Systems

Bill Endow, NBCUniversal Digital Prod. & Interactive Media Sherban Drulea – Senior Research Engineer, RAND Corporation FBI Representative – Cyber Security Analyst

JOURNALISM CAREERS

Daniel Gaines – Consultant and Freelance Editor Monica Soto Ouchi, Editor-in Chief, World Tribute Marqueeda LaStar, Social Media Curator & Entrepreneur Eder Diaz, Radio Producer, Univision Radio 

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CAREERS

Tamar Andrews – Director of Temple Isaiah Preschool

Robin Dowd – Outdoor Teacher at Temple Isaiah Preschool Keena Mosley – Adjunct Faculty and Assistant Director for a non-profit Head Start Program.

Gillian Wiener – Director of Gillybean School

Felicia Torrence – Human Resources Department for LAUSD for Early Childhood Education 


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3

STEM (SCIENCE, TECH, ENG. MATH)

David Stephens, Mission Integration Manager, Aerospace Corp. Edward Choi, Medical Student, UC Irvine Health School of Med. Deanna Hansen, Vice President/Southern California Community Development Leader, Environmental Science Associates (ESA) Dr. Scott Wasserman – Cardiologist and VP, Global Dev, Amgen Sally Embrey - Dir of Analytical Content and Epidemiology, Praedicat.


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7

BUSINESS CAREERS

Chris Stickney, Benefits Consultant, United Agencies

Tanya Miramontes, CPA, TM Tax Services

Gabriel Leung, Head Start Business Operations Manager, Los Angeles County Office of Education  Nancy Casanova, Information Architect and Social Strategy, Southern California Edison

SPORTS & ATHLETICS CAREERS

Dr. Steve Sudell, Physical Therapist, Paradiso Crossfit Marco Nunez, Head Athletic Trainer, Los Angeles Lakers Cassie Kipper, Personal Training Manager, Equinox

George Raveling, Director of International Basketball, Nike 

LINGUISTICS CAREERS 

Michele Curry , Audiologist Crystal Dawn, ASL Interpreter

Dr. Khalil Iskarous, USC Assistant Professor of Linguistics

Cheryl Parrish, Court Reporter, Parrish Reporting


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8 

HEALTHCARE CAREERS

Julian W. Chen, DDS- Dentist

Stacey Whittle, RDN, MNT- Registered Dietician/Medical Nutrition Therapist

Kim Scott-DeLand, MS, CCC-SLP- Speech Language Pathologist Scott Agbincola, PT, MSPT, OCS, ATC, CSCS- Physical Therapist Sheri Monsein, RN, MN- Manager, Nurse Recruitment


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9

HISTORY CAREERS

Michael Holland, Archivist, City of Los Angeles

Michael Sanborn, Curator, Banning Museum

Helene Demeestere, Historian & Resrcher, Historically Correct

Tony Chung, Historian & Author, Northrup Grumman Aerospace Systems 

MUSICAL THEATER CAREERS

Angela Gibbs, Actress & Audition Coach (Pending)

Corky Dominguez, Theater Director, Educator & Theater Artist

Mark Simons - Casting Director

Shelly Fisher – Songwriter, Performing Artist

Megan  Morman – Casting Director/Owner, Morman Bowling Casting


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10

PSYCHOLOGY CAREERS 

Michael Peterson, LCSW Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Mental Health Supervisor

Victoria VanZandt, LMFT Art 2 Heal/Private Counseling Practice Marriage and Family Therapist and Art Therapist

Dr. Sandra Lyons Rowe, Ph.D. Santa Monica College Coordinator, Center for Wellness and Wellbeing


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14

COUNSELING CAREERS

Jose Hernandez - Community College Academic Counselor for Santa Monica College

Markell Morris – Career Counselor in Private Practice and adjunct faculty for Community Colleges

Rose Mejia – College Counselor at Santa Monica HighSchool

Larry Silvers, Middle School Counselor, John Adams Middle School

COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM

Amber Hopkins- Hair Salon Owner/Stylist/Author

Ronna Jones- Manicurist/Nail Tech for Commercials, Features, TV & Print

Claire Alexandra Doyle- Celebrity Make-up Artist

INTERIOR ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

Pamela Goff, Sr. Interior Designer, Leo A. Daly Leslie Shapiro Joyal, Interior & Furniture Designer Carl Ross, Interior Designer, Clear on Black, Inc.

ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY

Mike Hollingsworth, Director of BoJack Horseman

Bill Olmstead, Emblematic Group

David C.P. Chan (Pending) Pepe Valencia (Pending) 

GRAPHIC DESIGN CAREERS

Bora Shin, Design Strategy Lead, Mayor’s Office of Budget

Allison Bloss, Creative Director, Studio A

Justin Young, Senior Product Designer, Carbon Five