Events At Home

 Translating your Military Experience: From Service to Salary

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 | 11am PST


Calling all alumni and students veterans, both current and prospective students! You are invited to join us for a live program co-hosted by the SMCCCD Alumni Association, and the Veterans Resource Centers at Cañada College, College of San Mateo and Skyline College, focused on you. We’ll talk to Bay Area employers on how veterans can distinguish themselves as job candidates and how to highlight military experience for civilian jobs. We’ll also discuss the most popular roles for individuals coming out of the armed forces, supporting their unique needs, as well as the wrap-around support and services available within the District for students including career counseling, health and wellness, scholarship opportunities, and more. 

Event highlight: employer panel, featuring representatives from Tesla and the Federal Reserve Bank. 

The session is open to the public and FREE to attend, but advance registration is required. 

Event moderated by:

  • Kristi Longoria, Veterans Resource and Opportunity Center, Cañada College
  • Luis Padilla, Veterans Services, College of San Mateo
  • Gina Ciardella Palmer, Veterans Resource Center, Skyline College

To register for this free event, please fill out the form below. You can access the Zoom for the event at:
Meeting ID: 861 2013 4829
Passcode: 199361
Dial by your location: +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)



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