Sep 21, 2022 11:02 AM - edited Sep 22, 2022 9:22 AM
Welcome Students to...
✨2022 Open Access Summit Discussion Board ✨
Our goal is to provide you with hands-on learning experiences, networking opportunities, and a space to explore topics that are important to career growth, but aren’t often discussed in formal education settings. The summit will be hosted on September 23 and 24th.
The best way to prepare for Open Access is to review the program agenda and check out more information about out speakers and sessions
This StudentSpot Community post is a special place for you to share ideas, questions, and takeaways throughout the summit!
This is your space!
Let's start off by introducing ourselves below:
🗺Where are you based?:
🎓What are you currently studying?:
🎉1 Fun Fact about you:
💫What are you looking foward to learning from the 2022 Open Access Summit?:
Sep 24, 2022 11:15 AM
Name: Tiffany Chen
Where are you based?: Pennsylvania
What are you currently studying?: Marketing
1 Fun Fact about you: I speak four languages
What are you looking foward to learning from the 2022 Open Access Summit?: I am looking forward to learning more about networking, mentorships, how to launch a career in marketing, and how to set myself apart 🙂
Feel free to connect on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiffanychen7/
Sep 23, 2022 4:24 PM
Name: Shaba Jackson
Based?: Houston, TX
Currently studying: Digital Media
1 Fun fact about me: I am a Canva and Powerpoint pro and in my personal time I create mini presentation videos
What are you looking forward to learngin from the 2022 Open Access Summit?: I am looking forward to networking and building meaningful connections with others within the industry.
Sep 24, 2022 11:43 AM
Sounds like you and @DigitalBrenda have a Canva connection!
We been having a wonderful time with the different connections we been making! Feel free to let us know what you learned from Day 1 and your Linkedin as well.
Sep 23, 2022 2:44 PM
Name: Shuoqi Huang
Where are you based?: New Brunswick, NJ, US
What are you currently studying?: Computer Science; Philosophy
1 Fun Fact about you: I enjoy car racing.
What are you looking foward to learning from the 2022 Open Access Summit?: Searching for any potential opportunities for new graduates.
Welcome to connect through LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shuoqihuang/
Sep 24, 2022 1:22 PM
I'm from Burlington, NJ! Definitely look forward to hearing more about the opportunities at HubSpot too.
Sep 24, 2022 11:46 AM
Woah! 🏎 What would be your dream car?
HubSpot is an amazing company that has a myriad of opportunities for new graduates.We're excited that you'll be able to hear from the discussions today. Feel free to let us know which session you're looking most forward to.
Sep 23, 2022 2:21 PM - edited Sep 23, 2022 7:53 PM
Name: Brenda Morris
Where are you based?: DFW Metroplex
What are you currently studying?: Communication with a New Media cocentration
1 Fun Fact about you: I'm a Canva Pro aficionado and find any reason I can to use it and create fun digital assets.
What are you looking foward to learning from the 2022 Open Access Summit?: Learning concrete advice on how to use my skills to break into the tech industry.
Sep 24, 2022 11:07 AM - edited Sep 24, 2022 11:09 AM
We love using Canva Pro as well! What is the most surprising thing you did on Canva? 🎨
I'm personally looking forward to Launching a Career in Marketing, Sales or Customer Success Discussion. We would love to hear which speaker(s) you're looking forward to hearing from today.
Sep 24, 2022 12:57 PM
Hi @JenWeiss I love creating video assets and social media assets. All speakers are incredible and have a lot of gems of information.
Sep 23, 2022 1:30 PM
Hey all! I'm Peter studying Marketing and Information Systems in Baltimore, MD! I love to cook, so a fun fact about me is that Gordon Ramsay once tried a tiramisu I made! 😂 One thing I'm really looking forward to learning from today and tomorrow is finding which field of marketing best fits my passion for helping others and learning how to grow businesses! Feel free to hit me up on LinkedIN! https://www.linkedin.com/in/peter-lopresti-509930198/
Sep 24, 2022 10:55 AM - edited Sep 24, 2022 10:55 AM
That's incredible! Tiramisu is personally my favorite dessert. The world needs to know though, did Gordon Ramsay give you a good critique? 🍰
We have a wonderful panel of speakers today that will help you steer you into the field of marketing that would be suited for you. We would love to hear which speaker(s) you're looking forward to hearing from today.
Sep 23, 2022 1:03 PM
Name: Shelly Liu
Where am I based?: California
What am I currently studying?: Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing
1 Fun Fact about me: My birthday is on Christmas!
What am I looking forward to learning from the 2022 Open Access Summit?: I'm looking forward to networking and building new connections and learning how to improve my resume and interview skills.
Sep 24, 2022 10:49 AM
Serious question... Do you get double the presents then?! 🎁🌲
We would love to hear what your biggest takeaways were from the resume and interviewing sessions.
Sep 23, 2022 12:40 PM
Sep 24, 2022 10:43 AM
Your dedication to the ukulele is unparallel! I'm sure everyone enjoyed hearing you play. 🎶
We're also excited to hear how people got into their careers. Day 2 is filled with amazing speakers, we would love to hear what you're looking most forward to.
Sep 23, 2022 3:39 AM
California-born and raised
Just graduated with my Bachelor's in Business and an emphasis in Marketing
Fun fact, I would love to visit all 7 continents, 3 more to go!
I'm looking forward to all of our speakers, meeting new people, and hopefully building connections for the future.
Sep 24, 2022 10:33 AM
That's so cool you only have 3 more continents to go. You're so close!
Did you have a chance to attend Day 1? If so, we would love to know what your biggest takeaways were.
Sep 23, 2022 1:03 PM
Hi Crystal! I'm also California born and raised 😁
Sep 23, 2022 3:35 PM
Hi Shelly, nice to meet you! What'd you think of Day 1?