Welcome to the 2021 Summer Transfer Series webpage! Our series got a makeover this year, but we're still bringing you a dynamic mix of resources from various campus offices. In collaboration with the UCSD Career Center and Triton Transfer Hub, we're each offering a unique viewpoint on the best ways to maximize your time in summer and prepare for your upcoming year. Check out each office's contributions below and get ready for a productive school year!
While created with transfer students in mind, all UCSD students are welcome to attend and utilize these resources. You can also view the recorded webinars from last summer's series at the bottom of this webpage - enjoy!
Career Center - Workshop Webinars:
Our friends, Brianne Wada and Lee Tacliad, from the Career Center's Engineering Team, will be offering three workshops on career readiness! You will need to register on Handshake with a UCSD authenticated zoom account to attend these live workshops. Can't catch the workshop live? No worries, we will be linking to the recordings of each session after they pass!
Are you an engineering student curious about career resources available to you? Learn about various services the Career Center and JSOE offers in order to maximize career opportunities. This session will be led by Lee Tacliad + Brianne Wada, Associate Director's of Tech and Engineering, with special guest Alice Gras, Associate Director, Corporate Affiliates Program - Talent Programs.
- Preparing for Engineering Graduate School: Tuesday, September 14th | 12:00 - 12:45 PM PDT
Interested in learning the ins and outs of the graduate school application process? Tune into this program to discover key application tips and tricks for engineering master's and doctoral programs. This session will be led by Lee Tacliad + Brianne Wada, Associate Directors of Tech and Engineering, along with Nichola Retzius, Associate Director of Pre-Graduate School and Pre-Law.
- Do's and Don'ts of a Technical Resume: Tuesday, September 30th | 3:00 - 3:45 PM PDT
Desire to learn about crafting a solid technical resume to land interviews for jobs and internships? This session will be led by a panel of employers including representatives from Bloomberg, Nordson and ThermoFisher.
Triton Transfer Hub - Transfers Connect Summer Series:
Your Transfer Peer Coaches in the Triton Transfer Hub are getting you ready for Fall quarter! They will be creating a series of vlog posts about advising, campus life, jobs/research/internships, and academic resources. Vlogs will be posted on their website, as well as on the Triton Transfer YouTube Channel.
In addition, your peer coaches are here to support you this summer. You can email them, or make an appointment online. Contact information is available at https://transferstudents.ucsd.
CSE Department - Research Panel:
Our Academic Advisor, Jane Eichhorst, will be hosting a panel of undergraduate students to discuss all things related to research! Our panelists will be a mix of current students, both those who started as freshmen and those who started as transfers, and we will also be joined by a surprise faculty guest. We look forward to having you tune in, hear about our student's experiences, learn some tips, and get your questions answered!
Event Details: July 20, 2021 | 5 - 6 PM
Zoom Webinar Link: https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93372285187 (Webinar ID: 933 7228 5187)
Registration not required, but you will need a UCSD authenticated Zoom login to join.
- Summer Transfer Series 2020
Past Webinar Recordings: Click each title to view the webinar recordings on the UCSD CSE and Career Center YouTube Channels
July 7, 2020: Undergraduate Research Seminar
Undergraduate research is a great way to dive into a topic you are passionate about, make tangible changes in the world and even get paid! Find out how you can be a part of our UC San Diego research community today.
July 21, 2020: Jumpstarting Your Career in Engineering
Learn about resources available through the Career Center and JSOE in order to maximize career opportunities.
August 4, 2020: Essential Leadership Skills You Can Build Today
Learn about how transferable skills & efficient communication can help you build essential leaderships skills!
August 18, 2020: Dos and Don'ts of a Technical Resume
Learn about crafting a solid technical resume to land interviews for jobs and internships.
September 15, 2020: Career Exploration in Engineering
Are you curious about various engineering roles available in the "real world"? Learn about different paths from industry/HR representatives.
September 29, 2020: Nailing Interviews Through Virtual Engagement Platforms
Learn how to make an amazing first impression during a virtual interview.