|Resumaniac at the Career Center
October 6 Resumaniac gives alumni an opportunity to have resumes reviewed by employer representatives. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Career Center.
October 8 All alumni and friends are invited to a kayaking adventure with the Latino Professional Alumni Chapter at Huntington Harbor in Seal Beach, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The cost is $10 for two hours of kayaking. After the adventure, stay and have lunch with the group. A carpool is being organized at Cal Poly Pomona. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (909) 869-2963.
Persian Visions Exhibit
October 11-December 3 The W. Keith & Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery will showcase the work of 20 contemporary Iranian photographers. For details, call (909) 869-4302.
Fall Career Fair
October 11 Fall Career Fair will be held in the University Quad from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Parking is $5. For more information, contact the Career Center.
Engineering/High Tech Job Fair
October 12 The Engineering/High Tech Job Fair will be held in the University Quad from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Parking is $5. For more information contact the Career Center.
Exclusive Pumpkin Festival Preview for Alumni
October 13 Alumni Association members are invited to a free exclusive Pumpkin Festival preview at 5:30 p.m., hosted by the College of Business Administration Alumni Chapter. For more information and to RSVP, contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at (866) 277-2586 or email@example.com.
October 15 The 6th Annual Matthews Myers 5k Run/Walk begins at 8 a.m. at the Arabian Horse Center. This event supports the Matthew Myers Memorial Fund, which provides student scholarships. Check-in is at 7:30 a.m., and day-of registration begins at 6:30 a.m.
October 15-16 Pick your own pumpkins, play fair games and taste a variety of specialty foods at the 19th Annual Pumpkin Festival, hosted by the College of Agriculture. The festival, which is free, will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Farm Store. For more information, call the festival hotline at (909) 869-2215.
October 15-16 Hundreds of thousands of creepy crawlies, live and preserved, will be on display at the Insect Fair, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Bronco Student Center. Visitors can try edible insects, buy jewelry, watch roach races and visit the petting zoo. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 students and children 3-12 years, and children under 2 are free.
Supporting Students with Disabilities Workshop
October 22 Alumni, teachers and students are invited to attend a workshop on Supporting Students with Disabilities in the General Education Classroom, hosted by the Education Alumni Group and CEIS Council. Guest speaker Trena Spurlock will conduct an interactive session from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Bronco Student Center. Parking and lunch are included in the $35 registration fee.
Alumni Association's Golf Tournament
October 24 Join the Alumni Association for a round of golf at the annual Alumni Association Golf Tournament. This year's tournament will be held at the private South Hills Country Club in West Covina. Shotgun start is at 8 a.m. For more information, call the Office of Alumni Affairs at (909) 869-2963.
Executive Speaker Series – Social Media In Business
November 3 Beverly Macy, author and social media marketing expert, will kick off the 2011-12 Executive Speaker Series. Macy will speak on "Social Media in Business: Create Buzz and Strengthen your Brand." All alumni, community members and friends are invited. RSVP to the Office of Alumni Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (909) 869-2963.
Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference
November 10 Just when the economy seemed to be stabilizing and growing, the economic roller coaster screeched around a sharp curve. Will we be headed down into a big dip, coast along, or find ourselves facing another steep climb? Where will the travel industry be in the fall and what is expected in 2012? The 23rd Annual Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference, hosted by The Collins College, will feature noted experts representing a range of travel sectors offer their best assessment of the economic situation and how it may affect your business.
4th Annual New York Alumni Reception
November 14 The annual NYC Alumni Mixer returns this November. All alumni are invited to the free reception with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and drinks from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, New York City. The event is hosted by Dean Andy Feinstein of The Collins College and Dean Richard Lapidus of the College of Business Administration. RSVP by Nov. 7 to Lisa McPheron at email@example.com or (909) 896-3151.
International Education Week
November 14-18 Join the International Center in promoting global awareness and diversity at a variety of campus activities and events.