Your passion isn’t out there waiting for you to find it, and neither is that one perfect job. Whether you’re trying to pick your major or plan for life after UCLA, remember that passion is developed through experience and you’ll likely be passionate about many things over the course of your career.
Be open, explore your options and don’t be afraid to try something completely outside your major or the career field you always thought you’d pursue.
Susan Tousi, MBA, ’15is senior vice president of product development at Illumina, Inc., a company on a mission to improve human health by unlocking the power of the genome through delivering market and technology leading DNA sequencers. Susan is responsible for Illumina’s global engineering, consumables, sequencing applications, software and informatics development efforts, ensuring Illumina’s scientists and engineers continue the culture of innovation and product excellence that has been a hallmark of Illumina. Read more about Susanhere.
Major Blastis a large-scale resource fair for UCLA students to explore academic departments, resources and services. You'll have the unique opportunity to explore the vast array of academic offerings at UCLA, learn about adding a major, minor or specialization, and develop ideas if you are undeclared.
Learn more about Major Blast and be sure to check it out tomorrow night in Carnesale Commons between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.