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Friday, September 11, 2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Greetings, and welcome to the 2015-16 academic year! I hope you enjoyed the summer and are ready to start what promises to be a terrific term. What a great time to be at Fels! Speaking of great, be sure to mark your calendars for Friday, September 11th when we will be hosting the Welcome Back Celebration at the Liberty View Room of the Independence Visitor Center. This is a wonderful opportunity...
Fall 2015
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 2:00pm
The Court and the World: Book Talk with Justice Breyer Join U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer for a special moderated conversation about the increasingly global scope of the work of the high court. Justice Breyer’s third book as a justice is titled The Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities. Justice Breyer will also discuss American law as it applies in...
Fall 2015
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us at the National Constitution Center on Constitution Day! Tokens to and from the National Constitution Center will be offered at the Fels residence on the day of the event. The National Constitution Center will also hold its annual naturalization ceremony on the day of the event. Please sign up below! Naturalization Ceremony 10:30-11:30 a.m., F.M. Kirby Auditorium Every year 50 immigrants...
Fall 2015
Monday, August 17, 2015 (All day) - Friday, August 21, 2015 (All day)
The PLE Pre-Term Orientation for International Students is designed to facilitate your transition to the US academic culture and, in particular, some important aspects of your degree program. Over the five days you will build a supportive community by interacting with other students from both inside and outside your field of study. At the same time, you will focus on the following. adapting to...
Fall 2015
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Fels Alumni & Student Meet & Greet from 5:30pm - 6pm Program from 6pm - 7pm Cocktail Reception from 7pm - 8pm Please save the date for a Fels student & alumni meet & greet, program and cocktail reception to build fellowship and discuss this important topic. The program will be centered around the following theme question: How to engage marginalized communities of color, especially...
Spring 2015
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Each semester, students in Buck Benedict's public speaking and speech writing classes work tirelessly toward their final presentation - a speech to inspire their audience. They never disappoint, and this year, we've decided to bring their excellent work out of the classroom and onto the stage for one night only! Join us on April 30, 2015 when these skilled presenters from Wharton, the College,...
Spring 2015
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join Women of Fels for delicious food and lively conversation at our annual brunch on Sunday, April 19th. Get to know your classmates better and meet local alumnae. This networking opportunity is open to all Fels students! RSVP is required. Please sign up below!
Spring 2015
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 1:00pm
At this workshop, Patricia Berrini from Penn's Worklife Office will be speaking at Fels about how one's unique strengths can correspond to certain types of careers, how they can be utilized in a workplace, as well as how they can best be complemented by coworkers' strengths. We will be using Gallup's Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment as a starting point for this workshop.StrengthsFinder results...
Spring 2015
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
When you are on the academic job market you will need to be able to talk about your research to both specialists and non-specialists in a clear, concise and interesting manner, and in a variety of different venues. What do you say? How long should you talk? How specific should you be? What is the goal? How should you balance talking about past versus future or proposed research? In this workshop...
Spring 2015
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Don't miss our largest on-campus career fair of the Spring Semester. Visit with almost 90 employers from a range of industries offering both internships and full-time jobs. NEW this year! Check out all of the details related to the event in our mobile app. Search your app store for "Penn Career Fair Plus." With the app you can filter by industry, see related upcoming events and more! www.vpul....
Spring 2015
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