Career Development

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
As part of its Distinguished Lecturer Series, the Fels Institute of Government is pleased to welcome internationally-acclaimed Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto for a conversation on global poverty, property rights, and international development with Fels Senior Fellow, Marjorie Margolies. Students and attendees will hear about unconventional and groundbreaking methods of fighting poverty...
Spring 2016
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 1:30pm
Join us for an exclusive chat with Howard Marlowe, prominent Penn alum and founder of Warwick Group Consultants. Marlowe is an expert in lobbying and consulting and will talk personally with students about his experience in the field.
Spring 2016
Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 4:30pm
Girls on the Run and University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government present Raising Ms. President. Raising Ms. President is a documentary film about raising the next generation of female political leaders. Filmmaker Kiley Lane Parker explores the reason why women don’t run for office, where political ambition begins and why we should encourage more women to lead.  For too long...
Spring 2016
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Larry Pfeiffer is a Managing Director at The Chertoff Group, where he advises the Firm’s clientele on the current risk environment while helping them better understand the policy and program impacts arising from today’s threat vectors. He is a highly respected and recognized expert in the areas of national and homeland security policy, crisis management, secure networked communications,...
Spring 2016
Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
An instructor from the Penn Libraries' Commons will provide an Excel training session for Fels students unfamiliar with the program or in need of a refresher. You can attend the training in-person or online. Numerous Fels courses require students to display a mastery of Excel fundamentals, and this session will provide that background for those unfamiliar with Excel and a...
Spring 2016
Friday, January 29, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join the Fels team as Dr. Nelson Lim leads a panel discussion with Population Services International's Leah Meadows and Booz Allen Hamilton's Ryan Callanan. These young professionals have gathered diverse experiences within the international side of public administration and will share their perspecitves coming from a consulting firm and an NGO working in this sector. Not only will Leah and Ryan...
Spring 2016
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Federal Executive Board, Young Involved Philadelphia, and Fels Institute of Government will come together on the evening of March 11, 2016 to explore leadership and opportunity for innovation in the Federal Government of the United States. In the face of the widely discussed “Gray Tsunami” of the aging and retiring federal workforce, panelists will discuss the resulting opportunities for...
Spring 2016
Friday, May 20, 2016 (All day)
Spring 2016
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Spring 2016
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
The University of Pennsylvania’s Visual Studies Program, History of Art Department, Fels Institute of Government, and the Penn Museum are proud to present a talk with Michael E. Shapiro, long-time director of the High Museum of Art and author of the upcoming “Eleven Museums, Eleven Directors: Conversations on Art and Leadership."   “’Eleven Museums, Eleven Directors’ provides an intimate...
Spring 2016
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