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6 Secrets to Breaking into the Tech Industry with a Liberal Arts Major

devon-headshot-blackwhite-bw (1)From Devon Hopkins ’11:

Don’t think you have the skills to work in the tech industry? Think again. From a dance and psychology major at Wesleyan to a Director of Marketing at a 200-person software company, presenter Devon Hopkins will share how to use your liberal arts background to land a job at a tech company.

*Learn resume best practices for technology companies
*Learn about the different employment opportunities for small to mid-size technology companies
(including Devon’s current company, NGP VAN)
*Get your questions answered by an actual tech company hiring manager

Devon Hopkins ’11 is the Director of Inbound Marketing for NGP VAN, the leading provider of technology to political and progressive campaigns. He runs the marketing team for EveryAction, the company’s software platform for nonprofit fundraising, email, and advocacy.

Date: Wednesday, February 18th
Time: 5:00PM – 6:00PM
Place: Interwebz

Free Israeli Late Night

From Matthew Renetzky ’18:

10945858_10203584853957659_3146862625151879298_oCome relax and celebrate Israeli culture with FREE food, music, and more! Hosted by Wesleyan United With Israel.

Date: Wednesday, February 18th
Time: 8:00PM – 10:00PM
Place: 41 Wyllys
Cost: FREE


48 hour magazine info session


From Amy Mattox ’17:

[CALLING ALL] writers, artists, graphic designørs, editors, web designørs, innovators, essayists, investigative collagers, lovers-of-found-objects, printmakers, iconoclasts, collagers, assemblage freax, conceptual dreamboats

ARE you interested in micropublishing in its most literal sense?
DO you wanna make a full color magazine in exactly two days?
SEARCH for a theme (last year’s was MAPS!!)
COME ready for a warm brainstorming planning session
NEVER back down
NEVER give up the good fight

help make the dream a reality in SPRING.15_48 HR MAGAZINE PROJECT

Time: 6 PM
Place: PAC 422