Investing Smart Workshop


Nov. 14, 2019, 12pm to 1pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

GPSA Commons (LLB 2141)


This presentation provides information about investing, which may help attendees feel more secure in their investment strategy, especially in today’s changing world. Five steps are reviewed to help attendees invest more confidently, regardless of the market - goal setting, diversification, risk and reward, and discipline and momentum. 

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Better understanding investment strategies 
  • Learn about the five steps of investing in a confident manner
  • Gain a sense of security in your approach to investment

Professional Development Academy Program: N/A
Professional Development Academy Pillars: Wellness
Learning Experience: Interactive
Time Commitment: < 2 hours
Lifecycle Stage: Early, Mid, Late Master’s & Early, Mid, Late Doctoral

  • Jamie Houston, Financial Advisor & Field Director at Northwestern Mutual 

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. Please RSVP at least 24 hours in advance for the workshop.

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Contact Information

Graduate College
Valarie Burke

External Sponsor

Graduate College, GPSA, and Executive MBA.