Risk Management & Insurance Month

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 12:00am to Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 12:00am

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October 5, 11:00-12:20pm  |  BLB 055
Risk Management & Insurance Alumni Q&A Session: https://www.untgis.com/event-details/10-05-21-rmi-alumni-q-a-session ​​​​​​​

Join the Q&A session and get your questions answered by recent UNT alumni panel from a variety of risk management and insurance fields.  Find out answers to question such as:  “What questions do employers ask during interview?”, “What courses should I take?”, “What do you wish you knew while a student?”, “What do you do at your current position?”…and more.

October 13, 3:00-5:00pm  |  University Union 314
Risk Management & Insurance Career Fair: https://unt.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/27582​​​​​​​

Open to UNT students and alumni. All majors are welcome.

Hiring in the insurance industry is super-heated right now with over 40 thousand current openings in the DFW Metroplex. Sign up through the hyperlink provided above or by joining at joinhandshake.com, selecting UNT, and choosing the Risk Management and Insurance Career Fair. Business professional attire is required.

October 20, 11:00-1:00pm  |  UNT Colosseum
UNT Emergency Operations Behind-the-Scene Tour: https://www.untgis.com/event-details/10-20-21-unt-emergency-operations-behind-the-scene-tour-rsvp-required-to-attend-this-event

This lunch-n-learn event leaves the confines of the traditional classroom and takes the students into the world of true emergency management – what happens when disaster strikes! The event takes place at the UNT Coliseum and provides a behind the scenes look at UNT’s emergency operations headquarters. When a crisis strikes campus, the hidden UNT Emergency Operations Center becomes ground zero in the University’s risk management efforts.

October 26, 5:30-7:00pm  |  BLB 040
Risk Manager on Campus Presentation: https://www.untgis.com/event-details/10-26-21-tuesday-gis-october-monthly-general-body-meeting
"Diversity: A Corporation's Short-term Pain or Long-term Gain?"
by Mr. Reggie Texada, the Director of Risk Management at Univision​​​​​​​
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Reggie Texada is Director of Risk Management for Univision Communications Inc., the leading Hispanic media company in the U.S. entertaining, informing and empowering its audiences with news, sports, and entertainment content across broadcast and cable television, audio and digital platforms.  The company’s top-rated media portfolio includes the Univision and UniMás broadcast networks, as well as cable networks Galavisión  and TUDN, the No. 1 Spanish-language sports network in the country.  Locally, Univision owns or operates 65 television stations and 58 radio stations in major U.S. markets and Puerto Rico.  Reggie has more than 27 years of experience in the risk management and insurance industry.  His extensive industry expertise has given him the ability to offer unique perspectives and strategic viewpoints relating to corporate risk.  He graduated from Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA with a degree in Marketing and holds an industry designation of ARM.

Reggie is a former President of the Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS) and has served on Lloyds of London Council of Risk Owners (founding member),  University of North Texas’s Risk Management & Insurance Curriculum Review Advisory, CPCU’s Risk Management Interest Group and Risk & Insurance Management Society’s National Student Advisory Council.  He has been consecutively recognized by D-CEO Magazine as one of the “500 Most Powerful and Influential Business Leaders in Dallas Fort Worth”.