Advice from the Big Dawgs: Alumni Bulldogs and Students Connect!

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Advice from the Big Dawgs: Alumni Bulldogs and Students Connect!

September 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join fellow University of Georgia students and alumni for the fall Advice from the Big Dawgs virtual networking event!

Students will get the opportunity to connect with alumni professionals in industry areas who live around the world! Alumni can share experiences, exchange career tips and students can build a global professional network – all online!

It’s free, it’s only an hour and it’s fun!

How it Works:

Online networking enables you to speed-network no matter where you are in the world. You can sign in from your home, office, library, phone or tablet. The chats are text-based and timed, allowing you to make connections, exchange contact information, and end the hour with several new connections you didn’t have before. After the chats, add your new contacts to your network by adding them to your LinkedIn networks or following up via email.

FOR ALUMNI/PROFESSIONALS: Here are some ideas on how to get the conversation started with students:

  • Do you know what type of career you are working towards?
  • Do you have an internship lined up for the summer?
  • Are you involved in any professional organizations?
  • Why did you decide to participate in this event

A transcript of your conversations will be saved for you to access after each event, so you can look back at your chat history, review your notes, gather contact information and follow up.

If you have any questions about this event, please email Bethany Mills at


September 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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UGA Career Center

Athens Alumni Office
Wray-Nicholson House
298 S. Hull Street
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-2251 | (800) 606-8786

Atlanta Alumni Center
Live Oak Square
3475 Lenox Road NE, Suite 870
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 814-8820

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