UIC Athletic Alumni to Participate in Career Panel

Former track & field letterwinner Kristina Finley

Former track & field letterwinner Kristina Finley

April 17, 2013

CHICAGO - On Thursday, April 18, the UIC Life Skills program will feature alumni and supporters of UIC Athletics to provide insight and tips on career development in the third annual "Flames Career Panel." The event will begin at 7:00 p.m., at the JST Events Center.

The event will feature a diverse panel presentation and a question and answer session with UIC athletic alumni, supporters and Chicagoland business professionals. Panelists will describe their career paths, offer resume and networking tips, answer questions and field inquiries from the panel moderator.

"Providing guidance to our student-athletes as they lay out their career path is a key aspect of the Life Skills program at UIC," said Athletic Director Jim Schmidt. "We're grateful and excited to continue to have quality professionals involved who have agreed to serve on this annual panel. Former UIC student-athletes are a wonderful resource for current Flames."

The following panelists are scheduled to appear at the event:
Kristina Finley (Track & Field alum)
Nelson Gord (Baseball alum)
Christie Seddon (Softball alum)
Shawn Sullivan (Cross country alum)