Business Seminars: Spring 2014

Date/Time

Presenter

Company

Location

Topic

 

 

 

 

 

January 29
Wednesday
6:30

Dr. Wiese, Director

BLP

Rausch Auditorium

Welcome Back Seminar
Mandatory for All

February 5

Wednesday

6:30

Justin Hulvershorn & Andrew Bowdle P’16

Mirador Biomedical

Murray Boardroom

The Story of the Mirador Biomedical "Compass" Business and the Sciences

Mandatory for Sophomores and Juniors

February 6

Thursday

5:00

Danielle Manning

 

CES

Howarth 101

“Intro to Career Employment Services”

Mandatory for Freshmen

February 17

Monday

6:30-7:30pm

Ryan Payton ‘03

Prof. Jeff Matthews

Camouflaj

Battin Lounge

Informal Meeting time with

Matthews & Payton

(Drop-in OK)

February 17

Monday

8:00

Ryan Payton ‘03

Prof. Jeff Matthews

Camouflaj

Schneebeck

Entrepreneurship in the Technology Sector

Highly Recommended for All

February 19

Wednesday

6:30-8:00

PANEL:

 Dorothy Lewis, CEO; Kate Matsudaira, CEO; Jill Nishi, Sr. Advisor, US Program;

Jessica Gates, Legal Counsel;

Marianne Short,

VP Human Resources

Financial Insights;

Popforms;

Gates Foundation;
Russell Investments;

Mariners

Tahoma Room

 

Women & Leadership

Mandatory for All

 

February 20

Thursday

3:00

Conner Elliot ‘13

 

Coca Cola Co.

Battin Lounge

Internship and Job opportunities with Coca Cola

Recommended for Juniors & Seniors

February 20

Thursday

4-7pm

Career Fair

 

CES

Marshall Hall

Highly Recommended for All

Feb 25

Tuesday

6:30

Jeff Dolven

President

Skookum

Mc107

Social Entrepreneurship

Mandatory for Freshmen and Sophomores

March 4
Tuesday
6:30

Jessica Rudder ‘10

Dine with an alumna (Limit: 6 students)

TBD

Highly Recommended for BLP International

And students with an interest in

Global Development & Non-profits and/or attending Grad school

March 6

Thursday

6:00-8:30

 

Peer Mentoring and Bowling

BLP

Mc107 +

Chalet Bowl

Resume Swap followed by Bowling

March 12
Wednesday

6:30-8:00

Networking Event

BLP/Mentors

Tahoma Room

Mandatory for All

March 17-21

Spring Break

 

 

 

March 27

Thursday

5:30-7:30pm

Networking Etiquette Dinner

 

CES

WSC Rotunda

Attendance is free to the first 40 students who can commit to being present for the full 2-hour program. Attire: As though for an interview.

Registration is required: Contact CES

Highly recommended for Sophomores and Juniors

April 2
Wednesday
6:00pm

Dr. Wiese &

Emily Eisenhart

 

BLP

McIntyre 107

Spring Advising Session
Mandatory for Freshmen

April 2

Wednesday

7-8pm

Book Club

BLP

Battin Lounge –Mc109

Mandatory for Freshmen & Sophomores

April 3

Thursday

5-5:50pm

Ms. Janet Matota

BLP/EPDM

Battin Lounge

Informal Meeting time with Ms. Matota

(Drop-in OK)

 

April 3

Thursday

6:00pm

Ms. Janet Matota

BLP/EPDM

Mc103

Leadership in the Context of Community Development and Natural Resource Conservation

Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors

Recommended for All

April 7
Monday

12-1pm

Book Club

BLP

Battin Lounge -Mc109

Mandatory for Freshmen & Sophomores

April 10

Thursday

6:30-7:30

Tim Barber

President, Sales & Marketing

Expeditors International

Mc107

Mandatory for Juniors, Seniors & BLP International

 

April 11

Friday

9-10am

Book Club

BLP

Battin Lounge – Mc109

Mandatory for Freshmen & Sophomores

April 16

Wednesday
6:00-7:00

Ashleigh David

Owner

Field trip to

The Purple Peacock

Will leave Jones Circle @5:30

Entrepreneurship & Small Business Leadership

Mandatory for Freshmen

 

April 24

6:30-7:30pm

Deneen Grant

Progressive Leadership Group

BLP

Mc107

Mandatory for Sophomores and Seniors

 "A Business Case for Employee Engagement: The Role of Leadership and Organizational Culture"

   

 

 

 

April 30

Wednesday

12:00-3:30pm

Google Fieldtrip

Brad Herley

BLP

Will leave Jones Circle @12:00pm

Recommended for All

Tour and informational session with UPS alumni Brad Herley and Rainier Aliment at Google offices.