Spartan Hyperloop: How About a Solution to all our Traffic Woe’s?

June 06, 2018

By Teresa Betancourt


The Spartan Hyperloop Team may have the key!

Our very Spartan Hyperloop Team are finalists in the Levitation portion of the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition on July 22nd @ SpaceX Headquarters in Hawthorne CA. Read more...

Take Charge of your Brand: Managing the brand elements of the BRAND YOU

March 30, 2018

​By Guisselle Nuñez


How does a product brand relate to me? For those marketing enthusiasts out there (and I’m one of them!)…you may have favorite definitions of a brand, its elements, purpose, etc. But, my favorite definition is from Philip Kotler, the father of modern marketing (I also use his marketing management books in my marketing classes). Read more...

SJSU Opens Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center

April 01, 2018

By Linda Castillo 

On February 5, 2018, the SJSU Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center (CLSSC) hosted a Spring Welcome event for students. The new Student Success Center that opened its doors in January 2018 is available to help students navigate the college experience at San Jose State University. Read more...

SJSU LAN Keynote Speaker - Ysabel Duron

By Linda Castillo 

SJSU Latino Alumni Network is excited to announce that award-winning TV news journalist and Latinas Contra Cancer founder Ysabel Duron, ’70 Journalism, will serve as the keynote speaker for SJSU Latino Alumni Network inaugural Legacy Brunch. The event will be held at the beautiful Silicon Valley Capital Club located in downtown San Jose on Sunday, October 8, 2017. Proceeds from the event will go to establish the SJSU LAN Scholarship Fund. Read more...

Career Advice from the SJSU Career Center Experts

By SJSU Career Center 


The Career Center is here to help you explore, experience, and launch your career and the best time to start this process is when you first get to campus.  Each one of our career consultants has shared their top tips for you and are featured below.  Check out our resources, meet the consultants who work with your colleges, and take advantage of the career and internship opportunities available to you through the Career Center. Read more...

How to Become a Salary Negotiation Ninja

By Omaid Homayun


When it comes to negotiating salaries, the majority of people that I’ve met were

unprepared when the recruiter of a prospective company asked them the almighty

salary question. Negotiating an increase of $3,000-$5,000 in your salary could

equate to the cost of a new car over five years, so why not put in the work to prepare to answer the salary question with confidence? Read more...

Alter Your Mindset for 2017 Success

By Rosie "The Closer" Zepeda


Did you know 99% of New Year's resolutions are not kept and do you know why?

One of the main reasons is that it takes human beings 22 days to change a habit in the brain and so people simply fall off by week two. The other reason is that we have to address our already existing brain conditioning. Read more...

SJSU LAN Wraps Up 2016 with a Fun Holiday Party

By Linda Castillo

SJSU Latino Alumni Network (SJSU LAN) ended 2016 with a fun holiday networking event partnering with two other professional Latino organizations, the Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley (LCSV) and Prospanica San Jose. Read more...

Grupo Folklorico Luna y Sol de San José State

By Linda Castillo

September 15 through October 15 marks Hispanic Heritage Month, a time to recognize the contributions of Latino Americans and celebrate the heritage and traditions of Latino culture. This month we are highlighting Grupo Folklorico Luna y Sol de San José State, a student organization that has been celebrating Mexican culture through traditional dance for the last 14 years. Read more...

Does your LinkedIn Profile Rock?

By Linda Castillo 

With over 400 million members and 2 new members joining every second, LinkedIn is the largest professional network and has become one of the top recruiting sources for employers. At the recent sold out San Jose State University Latino Alumni Network (SJSU LAN) LinkedIn Networking Event - "Rock Your Profile" attendees learned how to make their profile stand out above all straight from the source. Read More...

Networking 101: Relationships, Relationships, Relationships!

By Eddie García

“It’s all politics anyway.”

We’ve all heard this phrase. People say it when they don’t get that dream job or big promotion. Read More...

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