Business Seminars: Spring Semester 2017

Date/Time

Presenter

Company

Location

Topic

January 25
Wednesday
7:00-8:00 pm

Dr. Wiese, Director

BLP

Rausch Auditorium McIntyre 003

 Welcome Back Meeting
Mandatory for All

February 8

Wednesday

7:00-8:00 pm

Eric Smith,

Chief People Officer

Lenati (Marketing and Sales Consulting)

McIntyre 107

Highly Recommended for Juniors &  Seniors interested in consulting and marketing (and Sophomores who are exploring career choices)

 

February 16
Thursday
7:00-8:00 pm

Professor Alan Krause

BLP

McIntyre 107

The Growth Mindset
Recommended for All

February 20
Monday
5:00 pm

Laura Johnston Kohl

Author

 Matelich Scholarship & Jewett Leadership Lecture  Thompson Hall 175 

Jonestown Survivor: An Insider’s Perspective

Recommended for All

 

March 1

Wednesday

4:00-6:00 pm

 Career Fair  CES  WSC  Diversity & Social Justice
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March 2
Thursday
10:00-12:00 pm

Dr. Nancy Wayne

UCLA

Keck Initiative for NeuroCulture Trimble Forum

The Need for Self-Promotion”

Women Advancing Together Workshop

Register here

March 2
Thursday
2:00-4:00 pm

Dr. Nancy Wayne

UCLA

Keck Initiative for NeuroCulture Trimble Forum

The Competence/Confidence Conundrum and Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

Women Advancing Together Workshop

Register here

March 2
Thursday
6:00-8:00 pm 
BLP Social
Roller Skating 
BLP Student Advisory Board  Rollin 253  A social roller skating outing Snacks provided
Recommended for all
March 8
Wednesday
7:00-8:00 pm
Frank Boykin United Parcel Service-UPS Enterprise Accounts Mc 107  

March 21
Tuesday
5:00pm

Ryan Payton '03 Camouflaj Game Studio Wyatt 101

Hear from an alumni about his entrepreneurship experience in foreign countries
Recommended for those with an interest in entrepreneurship, gaming industry or international business

March 21

Tuesday
8:00-9:00 pm

Michael Medved Jewett Leadership Lecture Series & BLP Tahoma Room

Hear from an American radio show host, author, political commentator and film critic

Recommended for all

March 22

Wednesday

6:00-7:00 pm

Book Club BLP Battin Lounge  All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session

Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All

March 22

Wednesday

7:00-8:00 pm

Book Club BLP Battin Lounge  All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session

Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All

March 23
Thursday
6:00-7:30 pm

Leadership in Liberal Arts Panel Mortar Board Senior Honor Society Rotunda

Panel of professors and faculty discussing topics on leadership in the liberal arts in celebration of President Crawford’s inauguration.

Featured Panelists: Dean Mike Segawa, Alisa Kessel, Jeff Matthews, Renee Simms, Nancy Bristow
Recommended for All

March 23
Thursday
7:00-8:00 pm

Book Club BLP Battin Lounge  All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session
Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All

 March 27

Monday

12:00-1:00 pm

 Book Club  BLP  Thomas Hall 366  All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session
Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All 

 March 27

Monday

4:00-5:00 pm

 Book Club   BLP  Thomas Hall 366 All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session
Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All  

March 29

Wednesday

11:30-1:00 pm

Summer Job Fair CES WSC

A list of organizations attending can be found here.

Recommended for All

 

 March 29

Wednesday

7:00-8:30 pm

  Peer Mentoring  BLP   Tahoma Room Mandatory for All  

 March 30

Thursday

7:00-8:00 pm

 Book Club  BLP  Battin Lounge All students must sign up ahead of time for one book club session
Book: Presence by Amy Cuddy
Mandatory for All  

Tuesday
April 18
5:00 pm

Mama Rwanda movie showing and discussion Co-sponsored by History Department, SBL, EPDM and GQS Rausch Auditorium MAMA RWANDA is a modern tale of working mothers told through the eyes of the unlikeliest women - those who lived through genocide. A discussion lead by Associate Professor Poppy Fry from the History Department will follow.

April 18
Tuesday
7:00-8:00
pm

Karina Kellogg

Regional Manager Greater China

Brown & Haley McIntyre 107 "Selling and Marketing Consumer Goods in China"
Mandatory for BLP International
April 20
Thursday
6:00-7:00 pm

Mike Nicolais P'18

Co-Chairman and CEO

Highlander Partners  McIntyre 107

A talk on private equity funds.
Highly recommended for students with an interest in finance

April 25
Tuesday
7:00-8:00 pm
Cathy Curley '88 P'17
Mission Administration Officer
Consulate General of Canada McIntyre 107 Recommended for those interested in government/public and nonprofit sectors