HACU Emerging Leaders' Summit

Join us for the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Emerging Leaders’ Summit on Friday, May 3rd!

This one-day event will include keynote speeches, career development workshops, and time to connect with a wide variety of employers and learn about job and internship opportunities.

This event is open to students of all majors with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Workshop topics will focus on career opportunities, tips for resume writing, interviewing, and securing internships.

The HACU Emerging Leaders’ Summit will take place from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM in the SJSU Student Union Ballroom.

Students are invited to join all day or attend as their schedules allow!

Interested students must be enrolled at select HACU-member institutions in California Bay Area (see list below). While not required to attend, students are encouraged to submit their applications by Monday, April 15, 2024.

Apply here: https://share.hsforms.com/1l_xKiRFRTkS7eEoc8R8I3wnqw1t

Event Agenda

– 8:30 – 9:15 AM: Registration & Breakfast
– 9:15 – 9:30 AM: Welcome & Introduction – Mari Fuentes-Martin (Interim Vice President, Student Affairs) & Luis Sanchez (HACU)
– 9:30 – 9:40 AM: Icebreaker Activity
– 9:45 – 10:45 AM: Employer Panel
– 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Round 1 – Professional Development Workshops
– 12:15 – 1:15 PM: Lunch
– 1:30 – 2:30 PM: Round 2 – Professional Development Workshops
– 3:00 – 3:30 PM: Closing Remarks & Raffle – Catherine Voss-Plaxton (Associate Vice President, HWSS)
– 3:30 – 4:30 PM: Employer Resource Fair

Eligible students must be enrolled in one of the following HACU-member institutions:

San José State University
Berkeley City College
Cabrillo College California State University, East Bay
California State University, Monterey Bay
Cañada College
Contra Costa College
Hartnell College
Las Positas College
Mills College at Northeastern University
Mission College
Monterey Peninsula College
Palo Alto University
Saint Mary’s College of California
San Francisco State University
San Joaquin Delta College
San Jose City College
Santa Clara University
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, Santa Cruz

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