Join the Graduate Career Center for a Cast Your Network event featuring a panel of business leaders from the tech industry. The use of technology in business operations has become essential. Learn from current industry insiders how business has been affected by technology, how the industry is changing, and how you can get your foot in the door of the tech world.  

This is an excellent opportunity to hear from industry professionals about their experience in the field, their advice on the global market, the impact of technology on business outcomes, and careers in the industry.

Cast Your Network Nights are networking events with industry leaders. Sign up to learn more about business technology and speak with business professionals. Each event is in two parts:  

  • Part 1: Hear first-hand from industry leaders about their experience in the tech industry through a brief presentation, industry insights, and advice gained throughout their career journey. 
  • Part 2: Open networking between graduate students, alumni, and the presenters.   

Employer Guests

  • Natalia Hut, Senior Client Partner, Google
  • Sonal Patel, VP Integrated Marketing, Verizon
  • Varun Kurlawala, Program Manager, Amazon


Jessica Medeiros, MS Career Planning Program Manager, Graduate Career Center

As a career planning program manager, Jessica serves as a career coach and advisor for master's degree candidates and alumni. She helps master's degree candidates polish their resumes, improve their job search and networking strategies, and hone their interview techniques, as they seek internships and full-time employment opportunities. Jessica forges mentorship connections between students, alumni, and Northeastern's multitude of corporate partners.

Jessica also teaches a career management course for full-time students in the MS in Finance program. The course provides students with tools to manage their careers and job searches. She works closely with international students as well, helping them prepare for employment in the U.S. Students develop a personal career search strategy, build a strong professional network, and meet with our employer partners to hear their insider insights.

Jessica has dedicated her career to helping students successfully navigate their career paths. Before coming to the D'Amore-McKim Graduate Career Center, she was first an academic and career advisor for Northeastern University's College of Professional Studies undergraduate students. She previously held positions as a career advisor and job placement specialist, as well as a transition to college Instructor and integration coach for United South End Settlements.