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Alum Connections: Miles Jackson

Virtual Event
Friday, September 25, 2020
2:00-3:00 PM
Off Campus Location
Non-Profit Founder and Diabetes Support Advocate, Miles Jackson

Are you exploring how to turn your personal passion and experience into a viable career? If so, join us for this Alum Connection on Friday, September 25th as the Hub hosts Miles Jackson, an LSA alum who has leveraged his passion for cultural diplomacy, community service, and diabetes awareness into a career that impacts people across borders. Sign up today to take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn from and connect with an alum with tremendous experience in founding and directing a non-profit as well as merging his own personal and professional identity as a career path.

About Miles:

In 2010, Miles co-founded Cuba Skate, an organization that supports the evolution of skateboarding in Cuba, helps to build up local communities and form international connections, and encourages youth through sport. Committed to supporting the diabetic community, Miles also works as a consultant and behavioral coach for Stanford University’s Diabetes team and is a board member for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

You should attend this workshop if you are:
A liberal arts and/or sciences student
Looking for insights and tips on how to pursue your personal passion as a career
Interested in working in the non-profit and/or consulting space

What you’ll gain by attending:
Hear about what a career is like when you pursue your passions and be guided by your personal “why?”
Learn about how nonprofits get formed, supported, and cultivated
Find out how you can turn a disability into an opportunity and create a purposeful career serving others.

RSVP now to reserve your spot. By signing up, you will receive an email with details on how to join this virtual event the morning of the session.

The LSA Opportunity Hub aims to deliver inclusive and accessible experiences and welcomes all LSA students to participate. If you require accommodations to participate in this event please contact Carla Huhn at Carlavoy@umich.edu or 734.763.4674. so we can make arrangements.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Website:
Event Type: Livestream / Virtual
Tags: Alum Connections, Alumni, Networking, Non-profits, Professional Development
Source: Happening @ Michigan from LSA Opportunity Hub