Networking Events 2009-2010

Summer 2010

Working with Foundations – With Karen Drew
Date / Location: 18 May 2010, 12:00 – 2:00 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: Karen Drew, Director of Principal Foundation Gifts at Northeastern University will conduct a workshop on working with foundations. Ms. Drew’s area of expertise includes facilitating the growth of mutually beneficial partnerships between all units on campus and foundations and corporate-giving programs.

Career Proposal Writing Workshop
Date / Location: 01 June 2010, 10:00 – 2:00 pm, 340 Egan
Description: Dr. Horst Wittmann, Senior Research Development Officer in the Office of the Provost, and Professor Sara Wadia-Fascetti, of Civil Engineering will host a 2-hour workshop on strategies for successful career proposal writing.

Working with the Media and Public Relations
Date / Location: 16 June 2010, 12:00 – 1:30 pm, 411 Richards
Description: Renata Nyul, Director of Communications in the Office of Public Relations will conduct a workshop on how to best present yourself when working with the media and other aspects of acing public relations.

Navigating the Pre-Tenure Years
Date / Location: 21 July 2010, 12:00 – 1:30 pm, 411 Richards
Description: Come meet with recently tenured faculty and share experience on how to navigate and manage choices in the years before the tenure review.

Year in Review
Date / Location: 3 August 2010, 12:00 – 1:30 pm, 411 Richards
Description: Come join colleagues for lunch to discuss the year in review and to learn about upcoming networking activities for the 2010 – 2011 academic year.

Spring 2010

Administrative Career Paths: A Panel Luncheon
Date / Location: 20 January 2010, 11:45 – 1:25 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: An Informal discussion with faculty administrators: Associate Dean – Agnes Chan, Vice Provost for Undergraduate & Cooperative Education – Susan Powers-Lee, and Director of Assessment – Coleen Pantalone.

Speaker: Vice Provost of Research Ken Blank
Date / Location: 18 February 2010, 2:50 – 4:30 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: The Vice Provost will speak about research initiatives and opportunities on campus.

Panel of Recently Promoted Faculty
Date / Location: 17 March 2010, 11:45 – 1:25 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: An informal discussion with recently promoted faculty members.

Career Decision Making
Date / Location: 22 April 2010, 2:50 – 4:30 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: Professor Y. Barry Chung, Chair of Counseling and Applied Psychology will present on “Strategies to Match your Career Personality.”

Fall 2009

ADVANCE Open House
Date / Location: 24 September 2009, 3 – 5pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: Stop by for an informal reception to learn about ADVANCE and meet with colleagues.

Negotiation Skills and Leadership Development
Date / Location: 26 October 2009, 11:45 – 1:25 pm, Alumni Pavilion, 716 Columbus Place
Description: Speaker Prof. Hannah Riley-Bowles (Harvard), discusses the power of good negotiation skills and gender differences in negotiation outcomes.

Making International & Interdisciplinary Connections: Panel of Fulbright Scholars
Date / Location: 17 November 2009, 4 – 6 pm, 440 Egan Research Center
Description: An afternoon discussion on women in science, humanities and social sciences and how to establish/maintain international research and global collaborations with alumni of the Fulbright Exchange Program followed by hors d’oeuvres and networking.

Research Exchange and Presentation Critique
Date / Location: 3 December 2009, 2:50 – 4:30 pm, 411 Richards Hall
Description: Meet faculty in complimentary research areas and practice effective communication of your work through a peer review of a 5 minute presentation of your research.