The Thurgood Marshall College Fund will host an innovative speaker

Washington, Jan. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Wells Fargo today announced the Beyond College Webinar Series, a series of lectures designed to support students and prepare them for life after college. The events will take place virtually from January to November with leading experts in finance, business and higher education. The first event will take place on Thursday, January 27 and once a month going forward. Each event is free and open to the public.

The Beyond College webinar series is the latest collaboration between longtime partners Wells Fargo and TMCF, which represents publicly supported historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and predominantly black institutions (PBIs) in America. Highlights of the program are presented below:

Thursday, January 27, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Entrepreneurship and the Gig Economy
Find out if you’re ready to start your own business and learn about the tools and resources to help you.

Thursday, February 17, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Mentors and sponsors: your personal board of directors
Many believe that to be successful in your career, you need to create your own personal board of directors. Learn more about mentorships and sponsorships, including how to successfully leverage each.

Thursday, March 3, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
The insider’s perspective on resume writing
Get tips on how to showcase your personality, skills, and accomplishments while showcasing what you have to offer to a potential employer.

Thursday, March 24, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Preparing for a successful job interview
Learn interview techniques and best practices from an employer’s perspective.

Thursday, April 21, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Budgeting and Money Management 101
Learn financial strategies for life during and after college, including investment principles and the important lesson of paying yourself first.

Thursday, May 19, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Success Strategies for Managing Student Debt
Discover new ways to manage student debt and real budgets.

Thursday, June 16, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Salary vs. value: determining which role is perfect for you
Know what to consider when evaluating job offers and what you can negotiate.

Thursday July 28, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Wells Fargo Careers and Internships
Wells Fargo recruiters share information about internships and full-time career opportunities, including how to apply.

Thursday, August 25, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Build a strong leadership brand
Learn how to build and leverage your leadership brand.

Thursday, September 22, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Plotting a path to higher education… with success!
Hear from graduate students and admissions counselors discuss different paths to earning a second degree.

Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Unboxed: credit matters
Get tools and resources to take charge of your own finances and achieve your financial goals with advice on building credit.

Thursday, November 3, 2022 | 4 p.m. ET
Social media intelligence for today’s digital world
Join a discussion on how social media can promote or destroy your personal brand.

“We are honored to host the Beyond College webinar series and give students the opportunity to learn from knowledgeable thought leaders in a variety of industries,” said Dr. Eric D. Hart, Director of TMCF programs. “Wells Fargo has been one of our strongest partners over the past 20 years, and we are excited to expand our relationship with them.”

“We are proud to partner again with TMCF to bring the Beyond College webinar series and connect with students across the United States as they prepare to take the big leap from college to the professional world. “said Rob Engel, Head of Banking, Enterprises. & Investment Banking at Wells Fargo and member of the board of TMCF. “We’re taking a thoughtful approach to this year’s series and look forward to featuring a dynamic mix of topics and speakers with a focus on life after college.”

For more information on the Beyond College webinar series, please visit wellsfargo.com/studentwebinars.

About the Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Established in 1987, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is the nation’s largest organization representing exclusively the Black College community. TMCF member schools include historically black colleges and universities and predominantly black institutions, which enroll nearly 80 percent of all students attending black colleges and universities. Through scholarships, capacity building and research initiatives, innovative programs, and strategic partnerships, TMCF is a vital resource in the elementary and higher education space. The organization is also the source of top employers seeking top talent for competitive internships and good jobs.

TMCF is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization. For more information about TMCF, visit: www.tmcf.org.

  • The Beyond College webinar series is the latest collaboration between longtime partners Wells Fargo and TMCF


        

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