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Upcoming Events

Communication Career Day

Emmy-nominated and Nationally-Syndicated TV Host, Producer, and Voiceover Artist Audra Lowe will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Career Day!

Audra is current Correspondent for “Celebrity Page TV” (formerly OK!TV) and recent Host of The Broadway Channel. Audra is also an accomplished voiceover artist for TV shows and radio spots. Audra previously hosted Fox Sports’ “FoxWire,” in Los Angeles and the entertainment show, “FoxNOW,” becoming the first to nab backstage interviews with American Idol finalists.

Audra’s interviewed Hollywoods’ most famous celebrities, athletes and politicians in the world from the President to Secretary of State. Audra earned her Emmy nomination for her work as Host of 7 season of the nationally-syndicated “Better Show.”

Audra holds two B.A.’s from UC Santa Barbara and an M.A. from UCLA.

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Email Alumni Council event chair Mike Scalise at mscalise12@ucsbalum.com for more info or to RSVP!


Senior-Alumni Mixer

October 13, 2018, 1:15-4:00pm

4th Floor Balcony, Social Sciences and Media Studies Building

The fall Senior-Alumni Mixer is students’ opportunity to ask questions and hear advice from Communication Alumni and other local professional in a small, personal setting.  At tables of 4-6 seniors and 1-3 alumni/professionals, students can ask individualized questions as they prepare to enter the job market.  Topic often include how to make a resume stand out, how to choose between internship opportunities, activities to participate in during their senior year that will make them stand out from other job applicants and how to select from a variety of career paths. Students are asked to move to a different table every 15-20 minutes enabling them to speak with a variety of visiting alumni and professionals.  A reception follows where students can mingle with alumni and faculty.