Soaring Beyond: Desiree Johnson

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MEET DESIREE! She graduated with a Master of Science in Learning Technology with a concentration in Workforce Leadership in August 2020. She currently works as the Assistant to the Dean at the University of Texas – Dallas.  

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Soaring Beyond: Makenzi Roberts

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MEET MAKENZI! She graduated with her Bachelor of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship in August 2015. She is currently the Manager, Marketing Content and Communications for Rheem Manufacturing.

We asked Makenzi some questions, advice for current students, and how UNT helped …

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Soaring Beyond: Landon and Vanessa Ellison

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MEET LANDON AND VANESSA ELLISON! As we are heading into the Thanksgiving break, we wanted to highlight the successes of this couple, both individually and together. Landon is currently the Director of Outreach at UNT. Vanessa is the Sustainability Education …

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Soaring Beyond: Shawn Chin

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MEET SHAWN! He graduated with his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance in May 2019. He is currently working as a Quality Assurance Financial Analyst for Ernst & Young.

We asked Shawn some questions, advice for current students, and how …

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Soaring Beyond: Missy McCormick

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MEET MISSY! She graduated in May 2019 with a Ph.D. in Higher Education. She currently works as a Senior Administrative Coordinator in the UNT Career Connect office.  

We asked Missy some questions, advice for current students, and how UNT helped …

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Soaring Beyond: Kenneth Nguyen

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MEET KENNETH! He graduated with a double major in Accounting and Business Computer Information Systems in May 2020. He is currently working as a Cybersecurity, Privacy, & Forensics Consultant at  PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

We asked Kenneth some questions, advice for current …

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Soaring Beyond: Charles Belin

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MEET CHARLES BELIN III! He will graduate in May 2021 with his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing with a concentration in Professional Selling. He is active in the American Marketing Association and Delta Sigma Pi. Charles completed an internship …

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Soaring Beyond: Cliff Zintagraff

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MEET CLIFF! He graduated in May 2016 with his PhD in Learning Technologies.  He is currently working as the Chief Learning Officer for the San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology.

We asked Cliff some questions, advice for current students, …

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Soaring Beyond: Matthew Rader

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MEET MATTHEW! He graduated in May 2019 with his master’s degree in Interaction Design.  He is currently working for Skyfull as a Product Designer.

We asked Matthew some questions, advice for current students, and how UNT helped him to succeed …

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What Are Micro-Internships?  

What Are Micro-Internships?  

Experience is the name of the game when it comes to landing the job you want fresh out of college. Your academic studies provide a strong foundation upon which to build your career, but employers will want to see evidence …

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