Monday, June 3, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Fels Alumni on the Hill
Washington, D.C., Monday, June 3rdJoin us for a fascinating conversation about what it takes to make it on Capitol Hill with Fels alumni in the mix!
Congressman Chaka Fattah, '86 Chief of Staff to Congressman Fattah, Maisha Leek, '09 Press Secretary for Senator Al Franken, Ed Shelleby, '06 ...
Friday, April 19, 2013 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
We are excited to be welcoming Angela Duckworth to Fels for our last 3P event of the year. Dr. Duckworth will be talking about her innovative research on "grit" in a TED talk format.
A light reception in the Fels Courtyard will follow so please RSVP using the sign up link below.
Read more about her research.
Friday, February 22, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hillary Shayne (MPA '14) and 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. They will also touch on best practices in setting up a
Please RSVP using the sign up url below.
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 4:30pm
Our special guest, Lee Nunery, has served in such diverse roles as Deputy Superintendent of the Philadelphia School District and Vice President, Human Resources for the the National Basketball Association. She is also the Founder of a management consulting group called PlusUltré LLC. This semester Lee is teaching a course at Fels entitled The Talent Toolbox: Managing People in Complex...
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Leaders Portfolio is a CEO leadership interview show broadcasting in the Washington, DC area hosted by Rebecca Blacksmith about top leaders from Fortune 1000/Inc. 500 CEOS to CEOs of smaller, yet award-winning businesses. Rebecca has interviewed hundreds of the world’s top leaders on their experiences as leaders, future industry trends, how to land top position jobs, and the less obvious skills...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Alexander serves as the President of the US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC), the pre-eminent organization representing American business in Southeast Asia. The US-ABC is tasked with helping to remove barriers and open opportunities for over one hundred and twenty-five of the leading American multinational corporations including ACE, Apple, AT&T, Cargill, Citi, Chevron, the Coca-Cola Company,...
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 12:00pm
Ellen is an International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Management Fellow with the City of Fremont, CA. This fellowship is designed to generate interest in local government careers among recent master’s program graduates by being placed in a full-time management-track position, shaped by direct mentorship under senior government leaders.
Ellen completed her Master’s Degree in Public...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Join us for a lively discussion of recent charter school legislation led by Jon Cetel, Executive Director of PennCAN and Jennifer Lowman of the Education Law Center. Learn what policy changes advocates on both sides of the charter debate have called for, including changes to how charter schools are funded, authorized, and monitored.
Lunch will be served. Space is limited to 15 attendees. RSVP...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 4:30pm
Featuring former White House Fellows: Professor Bill Hamilton, WHF ’74 -’75, Ron Naples WHF ’74-’75, Pat Harker WHF ’91-’92, and Geoff Shepherd WHF ’69-’70
The White House Fellows Program, founded in 1964 by President Lyndon Johnson at the suggestion of his Health, Education and Welfare Secretary John W. Gardner, is America's most prestigious program for leadership and public service, offering...
Friday, November 16, 2012 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Leadership Lunch with Jason Oberman (SAS & Fels Graduate ’06), VP Rockwood Capital Real Estate
Jason Oberman is a Vice President at Rockwood Capital, a real estate investment firm with over $6.3 billion of assets under management. At Rockwood Capital, Jason is responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities and overseeing the development, renovation, leasing, and entitlement of real...