For 75 years, the Albers School of Business & Economics has graduated thousands of notable Albers alumni. These alumni are known for their inspiring professionalism and dedication to transforming the world for better, both in their companies and in their communities.
Here you’ll find many ways to stay connected and get involved with Albers – we are stronger with your involvement. Whether you are seeking to mentor the next generation of Albers students toward successful careers, participate in an advisory board role, or are looking to participate in an on-campus event — we look forward to connecting with you.
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The Albers Executive Speaker Series has been a long-standing tradition in the Albers School, bringing business leaders to share their thoughts on leadership with students and alumni. This popular event has transitioned to a podcast called The Leadership Playbook. Subscribe today wherever you get your podcasts and join us for some fascinating interviews with top executives in the Pacific NW and beyond!
Join us virtually for the annual Harriet Stephenson Business Plan Competition in May and June. Alumni are invited to participate via Zoom to see the innovative company ideas our student teams have developed. Visit the HSBPC webpage to get more information on registration as the dates get closer.
You know the quality of an Albers degree. Why not hire someone with the same strong business background and commitment to service that helped you succeed? Whether for an internship or a full-time job, with an Albers graduate you will get a dedicated employee who will become a leader not only in your organization but also in your community.
Post job and internship opportunities
Participate in Career Fairs
Interested in recruiting on campus? Contact the Albers Placement Center at (206) 296-5687.
The Albers Placement Center is student-focused, and you can help.
Consider giving back to Albers through mentoring a student. Contact the Albers Placement Center for information: Albers Mentor Program
Students can learn from your experience and expertise. Help us get them ready for their futures by helping with resume reviews, mock interviews, and networking events. Contact us at email@example.com and offer your services.
Participate as a contestant, mentor a current team, or join an esteemed panel of judges. Find out how to get involved in this exciting annual event here: Harriet Stephenson Business Plan Competition.
Volunteer as a coach, sponsor a team, or donate funds for more client relationship manager interns to serve more businesses.
There are multiple advisory boards that seek alumni to participate, share their expertise and bring industry knowledge to Albers. Contact Wendy Kelley to learn more if you are interested in exploring this opportunity.
Albers sponsors numerous activities throughout the year. We invite you to join us. Some of our major events include:
Friday April 21, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
Join us for an exclusive opportunity to learn about the Redhawk Fund’s investment strategy and how we manage over $1.2 million worth of assets. Our team will discuss the current market outlook, economic trends, recent investments, and sector allocations. Archeon Capital Management LLC will also provide valuable insights on hedge fund strategies and investment methods.
In addition to informative presentations, attendees will have the opportunity to interact with our analysts and learn more about the investment process. Don't miss out on this exciting event!
During Covid when our in-person events were paused, we pivoted our Executive Speaker Series to The Albers Leadership Playbook. It was so popular that we’ve continued to produce it, even though our Executive Speakers Series is back to a live, in-person event.
Join us for our next in-person Executive Speaker Event on May 8th, featuring SEA26 CEO, Peter Tomozawa, who will deliver The Anatomy of a Successful Host City Pitch: How Seattle Won Over FIFA to Host the 2026 World Cup.
Join us and help support the next generation of leaders.
Wendy Kelley, Assistant Director of Development
206-296-2277 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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