CSU, Chico News

Bay Area Reporter, Alumnus Michael Finney to Give Campus Talk

Date: 03-24-2016

Sarah Langford
Public Affairs
Kaitlin Tillett
Alumni and Parent Engagement

The Alumni Association at California State University, Chico will host Bay Area reporter for ABC 7 News and consumer advocate Michael Finney on Tuesday, March 29, at 6 p.m. in Bell Memorial Union Room 220G.

Finney, a 1978 CSU, Chico broadcasting alum, will give the talk, “Negotiating Large Purchases: Let’s Make a Deal.”

Finney is host of the program “7 On Your Side,” during which he answers consumer questions and advocates on their behalf to large corporations. Over the past 20 years, he has helped initiate numerous product recalls and returned millions of dollars to consumers.

This free event is part of the Adulting 101 workshop series put on by CSU, Chico’s Alumni Association, Career Center and Student Life and Leadership office. These workshops are developed to help students and graduates navigate their finances, professional life and health as they become young adults.

To reserve a seat, please send an email to alumni@csuchico.edu or call the Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement at 530-898-6472. For more information, please visit www.csuchico.edu/alumni.

People who require an accommodation in order to participate or who have questions about accessibility should contact the Accessibility Resource Center at 530-898-5959.