CS Seminar Company Feature: Microsoft

Chioma Acholonu came to speak to St. Mary’s University as part of our CS Speaker Seminar Series. We are excited to collaborate with our industry partners, such as Microsoft, to bridge the academic and professional spaces not only through the course but by having these sessions open to all St. Mary’s students. Her presentation highlighted the company’s culture, the application process and featured some early entry programs to launch your career. If you missed it and would like to get all the information, then please review her deck, available here:

Speaker Bio – Chioma Acholonu (she/her) is a University Recruiter at Microsoft, based at the headquarters in Redmond, WA, who recruits students and recent graduates for internships and full-time roles in the Software Engineering space. She is excited to share more about the recruitment process, career opportunities, and Microsoft’s culture.

About Microsoft – At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. When you launch your career with Microsoft, we’re ready to empower you to create things that help others and change the world. ​ We’re a company of learn-it-alls rather than know-it-alls, and our culture is centered around embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. ​ Are you ready to join us and create the future? Bring your aspirations, talent, potential—and excitement for the journey ahead. ​

Working at Microsoft – YouTube.

By Vanessa Jimenez
Vanessa Jimenez STEM Coordinator of Student Engagement and Industrial Outreach