30 Minute Mentors: Alumni Profiles

Greetings! Interested in the 30 Minute Mentor Program? Check out the profiles of a few of the alumni volunteers. The purpose of these profiles is to offer career insights to … Continue Reading →

SAA Presents: 30 Minute Mentors!

  Are you interested in Student Alumni Mentorship? Have you been looking for ways to expand your professional network but have not found time to do so in your busy … Continue Reading →


Highlander Day of Service: R’Pantry Collection Drive

No Highlander should go hungry; donate emergency nonperishable food and toiletry items for UCR students! As a part of Highlander Day of Service, the Student Alumni Association is coordinating a … Continue Reading →


Do you have awesome parents or guardians? Nominate them for the Parent of the Year award!

Giving Parents the Recognition They Deserve The UCR Parents Association invites students to nominate their parent(s) or guardian(s) whose lives have been an inspiration to their children and to others. … Continue Reading →

Coming up this week on Firsthand Webinars

Using LinkedIn as a Career Success Tool WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 6, 12PM EST (6PM CET) As a Career Counselor at the University at Buffalo, Ed Brodka has presented over 100 workshops to … Continue Reading →

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Painting the “C” 11/7/2015

  Take part in a Student Alumni Association tradition!   SAA is organizing a Painting the “C” event.  Come out and bond with fellow UCR students and take part in a … Continue Reading →


SAA is Recruiting for 2015-2016!

Are you a motivated student looking for leadership experience this year? Want to get involved in a nationally recognized student organization? If so, then apply for the Board of Directors … Continue Reading →

Students Guide to landing a job

Student Guide to Landing a Job

As a recent graduate, or student preparing to graduate, you may be facing a tough job market, but that doesn’t mean you don’t bring value to the table. The challenge … Continue Reading →

Lifehacker’s Career Spotlight: What I Do as a NASA Engineer

Space exploration, whether it be through telescopes watching the skies or probes sent to far away planets, is the culmination of thousands of people’s work, collaborating together to solve the … Continue Reading →

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Lifehacker’s Career Spotlight: What I Do as a Social Worker

We all like to think that we do what we can to make the world a better place and help people in need, but some people choose to make a … Continue Reading →