Business Seminars: Fall Semester 2019

Date/Time

Presenter

Company

Location

Topic

September 3

Tuesday

6:00-7:00 pm

 

BLP

University Club
1302 N. Alder St.

Sophomore Pizza Dinner

Meet new students in the sophomore BLP Cohort, reconnect with old friends, and enjoy delicious pizza.

September 9

Monday

6:00-7:00 pm

 

 

BLP

University Club
1302 N. Alder St.

First Year Pizza Dinner

Socialize with your BLP cohort, check in with the BLP director, and enjoy delicious pizza.

September 10

Tuesday

7:00-8:00 pm

Dr. Krause

BLP

McIntyre 103

 

Welcome Back Meeting

Review what makes the BLP great, preview the semester, find out who won academic awards, and connect with friends.

Mandatory for All.

September 11

Wednesday

5:00-6:00 pm

 

BLP

 

WSC Murray Board Room

tentative

BCG Consulting - How to Interview

Learn how to prepare for a case interview - great skill. Sign up via LoggerJobs and complete a profile on BCG's website.

BLP Juniors and Seniors Only.

September 16
Monday

1:00 pm

 

Madeleine Longoria-Garcia '13  

Diversions

Do You Love Coffee?

Ever Thought about Turning that Passion into a Career?

 September 17

Tuesday

6:30-8:00 pm

  BLP

Thomas Hall Tahoma Room

 

 Mentor Dinner and Meeting

Enjoy a wonderful Mexican themed meal while you connect with your mentor and develop career plans.
BLP Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors

September 18

Wednesday

7:00 pm

Kate Mann

Brown & Haley Lecture

Thomas Hall Tahoma Room

What is Misogyny? Concepts, Targets, Triggers

September 23

Monday

5:00-6:00

Tristan Orford '08

Director of Compensation

Electronic Arts

McIntyre 107

 

Employee Compensation from the perspective of both leaders and employees

September 25

Wednesday

6:00-7:00 pm

 

 BLP

 McIntyre 103

tentative

Personnel Assessment
Mandatory for All.

September 26

Thursday

5:00-7:00 pm 

 

CES

WSC
Lower Marshall Hall

 Career Fair - Reflection required to receive BLP seminar credit.

October 1

Tuesday

7:00-8:15 pm

Sean Aiken

 

ASUPS Lecture WSC Rotunda

One Week Job Project:
Find Your Passion

October 2

Wednesday

7:30 pm

The Honorable Jed Rakoff Pierce Lecture Schneebeck Concert Hall

Big Problems with Our Criminal Justice System - and How to Fix Them

October 8

Tuesday

6:00 pm

 

Alix Henry Architect & Adjunct Asst. Professor at Webster U. Wyatt 109

Film Screening and Reception

October 15

Tuesday

5:15-6:15

Rebecca Pettitt CES Thomas Hall Tahoma Room

 Career Readiness

Mandatory for First Years and Sophomores

October 15

Tuesday

5:15-6:15

 Jake Nelko CES McIntyre 107

Advanced Career Readiness

Mandatory for Juniors and Seniors

October 21/22

Monday/Tuesday

 

Fall Break

     

October 24

Thursday

6:30-8:00 pm

  BLP

Thomas Hall Tahoma Room

 

Midsemester Social Dinner
cross cohort team career readiness: Resume, LinkedIn, Interview

October 29

Tuesday

5:30-6:30 pm

Karina Bharne
Executive Director of the Tacoma Symphony
BLP

McIntyre 107

 

Leadership, the Arts, and Non-Profits

November 5

Tuesday

6:00 pm

Brenda Zinkan '89 Reach Consulting LLC

McIntyre 107

 

November 14

Thursday

6:00-7:30 pm

Brian Galicia '98 CES

Thomas Hall Tahoma Room

Linked-In Lab

Bring your laptop and create a great Linked-In Profile.

 

November 20

Wednesday

7:00-8:00 pm

Heather Herrod BLP McIntyre 107 Global Marketing & Strategy
November 25 Thanksgiving Week      

December 3

Tuesday

6:00 p.m.

M Agency

CES McIntyre 107 Marketing, Client Projects, and Ads

December 9

 

 

Last week of Fall Semester