The Pacific Society of Women in Business strives to create opportunities for its members and allies at University of the Pacific. Below is where you will be able to find speaker events hosted by the Pacific SWIB and partners, workshops, community service events, and networking opportunities provided by University of the Pacific, the community, and Pacific SWIB.
Our organization stands by providing opportunities for personal growth and career development. Our speaker event series enables the Pacific Society of Women in Business to see how alumni and invited guests have achieved the success in their career today.
Speaker event series
#PacificWomenInBusiness Speaker Series:
Miljean Young Veloria | Senior Analyst, Global Strategy, and Operations at YouTube
Miljean Young Veloria is from San Jose, CA and graduated from University of the Pacific in 2007 with a double major in International Relations and French. She spent a semester abroad studying and working in Brussels, Belgium where she was selected for an internship at BBC News. Miljean has since explored career opportunities digital marketing, advertising, and business strategy and consulting. She had roles in product management, project management, content creation and search engine optimization and found that she was most interested in analytics, specifically applied to measuring the impact of advertising. Currently, she is a business strategy analyst at YouTube.
Outside of her professional life, she recently married her college sweetheart who is also a University of the Pacific alum from the Eberhardt School of Business and spends most of her free time with their furbaby, Frannie.
Miljean Young Veloria will be speaking at Pacific on February 8th, 2019 in the Regent’s Room at 5:00PM. Please visit our Facebook event to RSVP.
Landing a Summer Internship
In this workshop, Professor Margaret Roberts gave some insights to PSWIB members about the importance of finding the perfect summer internship and gaining exposure to their Career.
February 19th, 2019
Bridging the Gap: Salary Negotiation Workshop
Tania Walden, CFO at UC Davis Foundation and Linda Phillips, Former CEO at Community Foundation of San Joaquin visited PSWIB members to talk about Salary Negotiation. They provided our members with the tools to successfully ask for salary raises and initiate difficult conversations.
March 19th, 2019
Stockton Women’s March:
Check out our involvement here!
Congratulations to our President, Maria, for her leadership in being a committee member for the first annual Stockton Women’s March!
St. Mary’s Dining Volunteer Service:
Women's Center-Youth & Family Services
*Events on the left column are off-campus and right are on-campus. If you are interested in attending, carpooling may be available, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the event of interest as the subject line.
September 17th, 2019 @ 5pm (DUC 211A&B): SMUD Info Session with UOP Career Resource Center
September 25th, 2019 @ 2PM-5PM (DUC Ballroom): Meet the Firms