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October 2018

UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Career Center  
MBA Newsletter
October 2018
 Launch of MBA Leadership Speaker Series October 11

Join us as we kick-off the Fall 2018 MDCOB MBA Leadership Speaker Series. We proudly welcome Ms. Claudia Aguirre, CEO of BakerRipley, the largest charitable organization in Texas, to launch our series speaking on leadership. 
Join us in B113, Thursday, October 11, starting with the 5:30pm networking reception, then Ms. Aguirre at 6pm. Light refreshments served.

RSVP by clicking here.
Mock Interview Days Bring More Employers
Mock Interview Days takes place again this fall, October 24-25 from 9am-7pm. These interviews are 30-to-40-minute practice interviews with employers, who will help you identify your interview strengths and weaknesses. Interview slots are available on a first come, first served basis. Professional attire is a requirement for participation.  
Mock interviews are an opportunity to test your skills and build confidence in a safe, risk-free environment. Employers volunteer to conduct these interviews because they want to help UHD MDCOB students do their best in the job market. All interviews will take place in B104, SSB. Students can sign up soon, find out more at
Career Opportunities for MBA Graduates in Healthcare: Discover Your Path
Career opportunities for MBA graduates are wide-ranging. From the excitement of running a startup to the rush of managing a big project, there are hundreds of unique ways to use the degree. Right now, one of the most dynamic industries—healthcare—is also the number-one sector for job growth, making it an ideal place for any MBA-holder to launch a career or make a strategic shift.

DISA Global Solutions Info Session
Join us for our next Employer Info Session with DISA Global Solutions , Wednesday October 10, 2018 from 5:30pm-7pm . We’ll begin with networking with employers and alums who work at DISA at 5:30pm, and then the presentation will begin at 6pm.  This is a hiring event with numerous opportunities available, from entry level to management positions. Most of the jobs are now listed in GatorHIRED!.  

Presentation and networking will be in room B340 SSB. For more information call Maxine Todd at 713-221-5011 or .
Hot Dates
The HRSouthwest Conf​erence
October 14-17, 2018, Ft. Worth, TX

November 16, 2018, NYC, NY
Gator Bytes
Congrats to these MBA’s on their recent accomplishments: 

Amanda Mendoza accepted a Supervisor Cash Accounting position with Transocean

Stanislav Belokopytov will join Fluor in January as Contracts Coordinator

Muhammad Sattar is now Manufacturing Controller at KTC at Schlumberger

Satish Birhade recently was promoted to AGM at Morton's The Steakhouse

Andres Garcia-Contreras accepted the new role of Sr. Manager of Programs at Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

Amy Joseph was promoted to Senior Manager in Retail Marketing at Sunday Riley Cosmetics

Schuyler Kuruvilla recently promoted to Accountant II at MD Anderson Cancer Center

Have news we can use about your promotion, new venture, or, new baby? We love pictures too, email us at so we can celebrate with you .
GatorHIRED! Jobs at a Glance
Job ID #621 /Financial Analyst MBA-HPE
Job ID #756 / Business Development Associate-Noventis Payments
Job ID #541 /Vendor Compliance Administrator-Fracht
Job ID #71 0/Supply Chain Intern-Crane ChemPharma Energy
Job ID #642 /Contracts Specialist-Motiva
Job ID #200 /Auditor II-III-Texas State Auditors Office
Job ID #760 /Accounting-Helmsman Minerals
Job ID #270 /Associate Relationship Manager-Frist Bank
Job ID #754 /Business Management Consultant-Next Financial Group
Job ID #759 /Sales Marketing Manager-Univision
Job ID #743 /Technical Apprentice-Amazon
J ob ID #507 /Human Resources & Safety Manager-Axis Pipe & Tube Inc.
Job ID #513 /Job Developer-D. Samuels & Associates
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