LynxConnect Online Networking
Do you have 10 minutes to spare? That's all the time it takes to make a connection.
Have a whole hour? You could make 6-8 new connections with fellow alumni.
CU Denver Alumni is proud to host a new online networking program exclusively for our alumni community: LynxConnect. During a real-time, text-based event online, you will have the opportunity to connect one-on-one with other alumni around the globe.
The focus of each networking event will vary from month to month, connecting alumni through industry, mentoring, workplace issues, and exploring the different ways that alumni can connect with one another.
Best of all, these events are free of charge, you can join from any device and choose to participate for however long you’d like - 10 mins or the full hour.
Upcoming Online Networking Events:
LynxConnect: Career Opportunities and Transitions
WEDNESDAY, August 23, 12:00 P.M. MDT
This session online engagement session on career opportunities and transitions is ideal for those who are looking to make the next move in their professional life, be it a transition to a new company or industry, returning to the workforce after a hiatus, and more.
During this online event you’ll engage in casual 10 minute one-on-one chats with alumni who are at similar stages in their career. Exchange resume ideas and interview responses for those returning to work life or share stories about when you realized that you needed to leap into another industry. These online conversations can be tailored to your interests and professional challenges--simply join the discussion booth that best fits your situation and go!
How does it work?
LynxConnect is powered by the Brazen platform. Watch a short demo video below.
These speed networking events are hosted on a hassle-free platform provided by Brazen, Inc. that allows you to join from anywhere, and you don't need any special equipment. Best of all, LynxConnect networking events are completely free of charge.
LynxConnect: Alumni Industry Networking
WEDNESDAY, May 3, 12:00 P.M. MDT
Please join CU Denver
Alumni on May 3 for our first online networking program, designed
exclusively for your alumni community: LynxConnect.
During this real-time, text-based event, you will have the opportunity to
connect one-on-one with other alumni from around the globe based on your
LynxConnect formats will change every month, providing a variety of ways
for fellow CU Denver graduates to connect. On May 3, join us for an
industry-based networking hour, where you will meet other alumni from your
school/college in short, text-based chats
LynxConnect events are hosted on a hassle-free virtual platform that allows you
to join the conversation from anywhere, and you don't need any special
equipment. Best of all, LynxConnect networking events are completely
free of charge. Join a booth that aligns with your preferred industry,
or participate in our general networking category for more exploration.
LynxConnect: Recent Alumni Networking
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 12:00 P.M. MDT
You are invited to join our next online networking session on Wednesday, June 7th, designed especially for those who graduated this year and are looking to connect with fellow alumni in their professional field of interest.
At the online event you’ll engage in casual 10 minute one-on-one chats with the alumni professionals of your choice. Get advice for starting out, learn what the industry is really like, hear about career successes, challenges and more!
LynxConnect: Strengths-Based Networking
WEDNESDAY, JULY 12, 12:00 P.M. MDT
Join our next online networking session on Wednesday, July 12, designed especially for those who are looking to connect with fellow alumni that share their Strengths.
During this online event you’ll engage in casual 15 minute one-on-one chats with alumni who share your Strengths. Swap stories about how your similar qualities play out in the workplace and in professional development more generally; get advice for how to leverage your Strengths for success; and more!
We will also have two StrengthsFinder experts from our own CU Denver Career Center on hand to answer questions about the assessment or to take a deeper dive in your top five.