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Summer of Success

Your Toolkit for College and Beyond

Join our summer series of videos, webinars and Q&As to learn everything you need to know to succeed before, during, and after your college journey.

Grad School 101

Everything You Want to Know About Grad School

Is graduate school right for you? Check out some of 10,000 Degrees’ staff perspectives on why they decided to attend grad school. We’ve also compiled the Top 10 reasons you should consider grad school in the future. For those interested in law, we have current law professionals, and aspiring law students answering your questions about law school and beyond.

Toolkit includes:

Spring 2020 Career Panel

Learn from professionals on all variety of fields in this panel discussion on careers moderated by Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Success Manager

Panelists Include:

  • Carl Shan, Senior Data Scientist, Linked In
  • Anna Luna, Associate Director – Programs, (Philanthropy), Hirsch & Associates
  • Alyssa Ng, Senior Marketing Manager, Inclusion and Community Engagement, First Republic Bank
  • Monica Vu, Pathway Director & Educator, Oakland Unified School District
  • Tania Texidor, PsyD, Clinical Psychologist & Addiction Specialist, Kaiser Permanente Oakland & Private Practice
  • Kitima Chaimongkol, RN, CPMC
  • Venee McGee, Spiritual Activator & Entrepreneur, CEO & Founder, Ebb & Flow Womxn’s Collective
  • Chris Garcia, Associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Doctor of Law (JD)

Why Grad School?

Is graduate school right for you? Check out some of 10,000 Degrees’ staff perspectives on why they decided to attend grad school.

Exploring Law School Webinar

A virtually conversation with law professionals, a law school applicant, and a future law student as they discuss law school, law careers.

Panelists Include:

  • Chris Garcia, Associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Doctor of Law (JD)
  • Gymmel Trembly, Attorney at Hanson Bridgett LLP
  • Katia Ambrocio Villa, 10,000 Degrees Fellow, Napa and Current Law School Applicant
  • Mariangela Morales, Current 10,000 Degrees student @ Tufts University and prospective law student

Top 5 Reasons to go to Grad Schools

Exploring Law School Webinar

Interested in going to Law school or learning about law professions? Join us virtually in a live conversation with law professionals, a law school applicant, and a future law student as they discuss law school, law careers, and answer your questions

Webinar link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85141508191?pwd=dUZEeFhkVVFIbnQ4bElyUEQ5NDhyQT09
Webinar ID: 851 4150 8191
Webinar Password: 10000

The webinar will be moderated by:

  • Gwen Snider, 10,000 Degrees Career Success Manager

Our panelists include:

For more information, contact:

Alex Stern

Alex Stern
Program Director, North Bay
Phone: 415.451.4015
Email: astern (at) 10000degrees.org

Chris Gonzales

Christopher Gonzales
Program Director, New Markets
Phone: 951.807.1241
Email: cgonzales (at) 10000degrees.org

Scott BonDurant

Scott BonDurant
Program Director, College Success & Fellowship
Phone: 415.451.4011
Email: sbondurant (at) 10000degrees.org