Career Development

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The Class of 2006 and the Class of 2016 are both invited to City Tap House for a happy hour together! This is part of a new initiative that will connect the Class of 2006 to the Class of 2016 and that will provide numerous ways for alumni to reconnect with each other and new Fels students. Please sign up below!
Fall 2014
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:30am - 5:00pm
Building on last year's success, the Community Development Studies & Education Department  at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia is again hosting a forum for graduate students pursuing research in the field of community development. At this event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a thoughtful dialogue about emerging community development research, network with...
Fall 2014
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
The Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF) is a highly selective, rigorous leadership development program which recruits outstanding graduate students for a two-year fellowship at various Federal agencies. Master's and doctoral students of all disciplines, including STEM, and graduate alumni within a year of graduating are encouraged to learn about this unique and competitive opportunity...
Fall 2014
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
Hadi Khan is visiting Fels from Pakistan and would be glad to meet with Felsians interested in exploring work in international development, particularly education in developing countries, post-Fels. He will be sharing job search resources, types of jobs available in the development sector and how to secure one. Hadi graduated from Fels in 2012 and is currently managing education programs in...
Fall 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Women of Fels for this empowering, hands-on workshop exploring gender differences in risk aversion and negotiation. Fiona Greig, Fels Professor and Deputy Budget Director for the City of Philadelphia, will facilitate this session focusing on these issues through the lens of public sector salary negotiation. Participants will examine their own negotiation styles, explore useful strategies,...
Fall 2014
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lauren Cristella, Director of Strategic Operations, will lead a workshop covering the etiquette of LinkedIn outreach and its usefulness in expanding your network and setting up informational interviews.  She will also touch on best practices in setting up a personal profile. At the end of the workshop, all participants will have the opportunity to  take head shots to use for their...
Fall 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lauren Cristella, Director of Marketing and Strategic Initiatives, will lead a workshop covering the etiquette of LinkedIn outreach and its usefulness in expanding your network and setting up informational interviews.  She will also touch on best practices in setting up a personal profile. At the end of the workshop, all participants will have the opportunity to  take...
Spring 2014
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
 In Making Ideas Matter: My Life as a Policy Entrepreneur, Evans presents a primer for students of policy, political junkies, lovers of history, and anyone else whose still has faith that public service is a noble calling. Published by the Fels Institue and Co-authored with Pulitzer Prize-winner William Ecenbarger, Making Ideas Matter is Pennsylvania’s story, one in which...
Spring 2014
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Speaker Biographies: Robert M. Pellegrino is the Township Manager in Northampton Township. He’s well-known and highly regarded in the field, serving as the manager of six municipalities throughout his more than 35 years of experience in local government administration. His areas of expertise include financial management, budgeting, project administration, land use planning, and zoning. He...
Spring 2014
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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