Bruin Edge

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.

Events like
Major Blast are the perfect opportunity to practice a growth mindset.
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Susan Tousi
Susan Tousi, MBA, ’15 is 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 Susan here.
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Major Blast is 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.
Major Blast
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.

 
Tuesday, Oct. 16
Wednesday, Oct. 17
Thursday, Oct. 18
Tuesday, Oct. 23
Wednesday, Oct. 24

 
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These are some of our favorite internships and jobs this week. Find more on UCLA ONE and Handshake.
 

Viacom
Talent Development Internship at Viacom
Burbank
ABC Studios
Legal Affairs Internship at ABC Studios
Burbank
NPR
Internship at NPR
Culver City
UCLA Alumni
Graphic Designer at UCLA Alumni Affairs
UCLA, James West Alumni Center
Los Angeles Sparks
Community Relations Internship at Los Angeles Sparks
Los Angeles
Google
Software Engineering Internship at Google
Los Angeles
Activision
Accounting Internship at Activision
Santa Monica
American Lung Association
Development Internship at American Lung Association
Los Angeles

 
Hundreds of jobs and internships are available on UCLA ONE and through the Career Center via Handshake.
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It’s very common to think that you have to know right now what you’ll be doing for the rest of your life. Emily Current ’99 has a different mindset.
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So remember -- enjoy the projects and opportunities you have in front of you. You never know where they will lead.
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