Business Seminars: Fall 2014

Date/Time

Presenter

Company

Location

Topic

Sept. 10
Wednesday
6:30-8:00 p.m.

Dr. Wiese, Director

BLP

McIntyre 103

Welcome Back Seminar + Career Development mini-workshop
Mandatory for All

Sept. 16

Tuesday

6:00 p.m.

Maile Zahand '98, BT&E Financial Compliance, Governance & Processes

Boeing

McIntyre 107

 

Mandatory for Sophomores and Juniors

Sept. 25

Thursday

5:00-6:00 p.m.

Ed Wallace Jr., Owner

Destination Harley

Field trip - Depart Jones Circle @ 4:20 pm

Marketing + Small Business Leadership

Mandatory for Sophomores (Sophomores only!)

Sept. 25 Thursday

7:00-9:00 p.m.

Angela Davis, Civil Rights Activist & Professor, UC Santa Cruz

Race & Pedagogy

Memorial Fieldhouse

Race & Pedagogy Conference - Keynote Speaker *
Free - Registration required; link

Mandatory for Seniors

Sept. 26

Friday

8:30-10:30 a.m.

Winona LaDuke, Program Director Honor the Earth

Race & Pedagogy

Memorial Fieldhouse

Race & Pedagogy Conference - Keynote Speaker *
Free - Registration required; link

Sept. 26

Friday

4:00-6:00 p.m.

Henry Louis Gate, Jr., Harvard University & Director of the W.E.B. DuBois Research Institute Race & Pedagogy

Memorial Fieldhouse

 

Race & Pedagogy Conference - Keynote Speaker *
Free - Registration required; link

 

Sept. 27 Saturday 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Eduardo Bonilla Silva, Duke University, Sociology Professor and Author

 

Race & Pedagogy

Memorial Fieldhouse

Race & Pedagogy Conference - Keynote Speaker *
Free - Registration required; link
Sept. 29 Monday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Shop.org Summit-Student Program

 

NRF

Seattle (Depart Jones Circle at 7:30 a.m.)

Recommended for All

Preregistration Required

Sept. 30 Tuesday 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Lindsay Pearce '09 Expedia.com; Danene Spaeth Sound Family Medicine; 
Bill Helenberg Western Peterbilt; April Bergren Shareholder Favors Rettig; and Ed Raisl '78 Raisl and Co.

Accounting and Finance Professionals Panel

Tahoma Room

Commencement Hall

 

Mandatory for Juniors
Recommended for those with an interest in accounting and finance

Oct. 2

Thursday

6:30pm

Internship Presenters

Russell Investments

MC 103

Recruitment and interest meeting for Summer 2015 Internships
Highly Recommended for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Oct. 7 Tuesday

6:00 p.m.

Andrew Kass, VP of Consulting Solutions

and others

Hitachi Consulting

Wheelock Student Center Murray Board Room

A Career in Consulting

Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors

Oct. 9 Thursday 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Night

CES

Marshall Hall Wheelock

Learn About Careers, Internships, Graduate School, etc.

Highly Recommended for Juniors and Seniors

Oct. 10 Friday

12:00-1:00 p.m.

Erik Fidel, Washington Post

 BLP

Commencement Hall Seminar Room

 Digital Media & Advertising

Recommended for All (light lunch & informal conversation - RSVP required)

Oct. 15 Wednesday

7:30 p.m.

Mentor Workshop

BLP

Rotunda Wheelock

Mandatory for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Oct. 16

Thursday

7:15pm

Ice Cream Social

BLP

MC 309

Mandatory for Freshmen
(freshmen only)

Oct. 23 Thursday 6:30 p.m.

Nordstrom

 

BLP/CES

McIntyre 107

Dress for Success
Mandatory for Freshmen

Recommended for All

Oct. 28 Tuesday

6:30-8:00

Jenny Lai '05 Talent Mgmt Specialist at Boeing

Susie Vowinkel Head of Industry for Travel Vertical at GOOGLE

Eric Appesland Manager at Hitachi Consulting

David Watson '92 Managing Partner at MonkeyPad Enterprises LLC

BLP

Tahoma Room Commencement Hall

Panel on Innovation

Mandatory for All

Oct. 30 Thursday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Career Fair

CES

Marshall Hall

Recommended for All
Nov. 3 Monday 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Book Club: Never Eat Alone

BLP

Battin Lounge McIntyre 109


Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors **

Nov. 5 Wednesday 6:00 p.m.

Dr. Wiese &
Maya Hallstein '15

BLP

McIntyre 107

Mandatory Freshmen Advising for Spring 2015 Registration

 

Nov. 5 Wednesday 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Book Club: Never Eat Alone

BLP

Battin Lounge – McIntyre 109

Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors**

Nov. 7

Friday

9:00-10:00 a.m.

Book Club: Never Eat Alone BLP

Battin Lounge

McIntyre 109

 

Mandatory for Juniors and Seniors**

 

Nov. 13

Thursday

7:30 p.m.

Professor Leon Grunberg & Professor Sarah Moore

John D. Regester Faculty Lectureship

Tahoma Room Commencement Hall

Say Goodbye to All That: Emerging From Turbulence at Boeing

Mandatory for Seniors

 

Nov. 26-28

Thanksgiving Break

     
TBD

Social Event

BLP Student Advisory Board    

Dec. 4

Thursday

5:00-7:00pm

Jim Haven '91, Creative Director & Partner

Matt Peterson '92, CEO & Partner

 Creature  Field Trip Depart Jones Circle at 3:45 p.m.  Mandatory for Sophomores
(Sophomores only!)