February 2013

Welcome to the February 2013 issue of the Alumni News @ Walsh College. For the complete issue, visit walshcollege.edu/alumninews


computerLost Art of Networking


catfish is someone who pretends to be someone they're not using Facebook or other social media to create false identities. How many of your social media contacts are catfish? It has happened to Manti Te'o, it can happen to you. In a world where we sit at a computer screen to meet other professionals online and where autocorrect renders "face-to-face" as "Facebook", it is easy to forget the best way to make an in-person connection.


Read more HERE.


Applauding Alumni

Laurie Macaddino, CPA, MSF 1990


When she began studying for a Walsh Master of Science in Finance in the late 1980s, Laurie Macaddino had changed careers, had a business, and was getting ready to start a family. She chose Walsh because it offered her a quality education, life balance, a business environment, and demonstrated serious career commitment to her employer.


Read Laurie's Applauding Alumni interview HERE.


Upcoming Events

WCAA Meeting

Thursday, January 31, 2013


Walsh College Tiger's Preseason Event

Sunday, March 10, 2013


WCAA 4th annual Casino Night

Friday, March 22, 2013


Visit walshcollege.edu/alumninews for details.


Feature Job Posting

Chrysler Group, LLC

Leadership Development Program

Auburn Hills, MI


Recruit Detroit Alumni Only Career Fair

Friday, March 1, 2013


Visit walshcollege.edu/alumninews for details.



Visit Alumni-in-Action at walshcollge.edu/alumniinaction to find out which of Walsh's elite is the CFO CareTech Solutions, named VP Commercial Lender for CSB Bank or elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the International Alliance for Women.



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Walsh grads are life-long learners. Check out our continuing education programs listed at thewalshinstitute.com



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