Food for Thought: Career Conversations with Alumni
ABOUT THE PROGRAM:
In a relaxed setting, a small group of UR students will explore careers and fields of interest, sharing a meal with a UR Alumnus or Parent. These career role models will share information on their backgrounds and career fields, inspiring you to explore yoUR academic and career curiosities. The Food for Thought series is held in the Career Center Conference Room (DEWEY 4-200) unless otherwise noted.
These events are sponsored by the Gwen M. Greene Career and Internship Center and Office of Alumni Relations. Questions? E-mail Michelle Marks-Hook or call 585-275-5375.
SPRING MENU 2014
Tuesday, Janaury 21st, 12:00pm (noon) – Richard S. Gordon ’78, President of Gordon Law Firm, P.C. in New York City (History Major)
Tuesday, January 21st, 2:00pm – Brady Noon ’07, Assistant Brand Manager: Olympics and Sports Marketing, Procter & Gamble (Economics and Political Science Major)
Wednesday, January 22nd, 1:00pm – John Clark ’93, Associate Vice President for Development, Georgia State University (Psychology Major)
Wednesday, January 22nd, 3:00pm – Frank Gilson Parent of a Current UR Student, Director of Live Game Operations, FireForge, Inc.
Thursday, January 23rd, 12:00pm – David Ansani, Parent of a Current UR Student, Chief Compliance Officer, Glass Mountain Capital
Friday, January 24th, 2:00pm – Andrew E. Mulberg, MD, FAAP, CPI, Parent of a Current UR Student, Division Deputy Director, Gastroenterology and Inborn Errors Products, FDA
Tuesday, January 28th, 6:30pm – Brendan O’Brien ’09, Associate Investor, J.P. Morgan Private Bank (Financial Economics)
Wednesday, January 29th, 3:30pm – Dr. Richard Valpey ’83, Director, Product Development and Innovation, Troy Corporation (Organic Chemistry Major)
Wednesday, January 29th, 5:00pm – Martin Rabinowitz ’77, Executive Director of Production, Cengage Learning (English Major)
Thursday, January 30th, 1:00pm – Simone Anderson ’98, HRIS Manager, Williams College (Psychology Major)
Tuesday, February 4th at 12:00pm - Jason Sherron ‘97, Principal Service Engineer, Microsoft Corporation (Political Science Major & ’98 Simon School MBA)
Wednesday, February 5th, 5:30pm – Brian Thomas ’06, Actuary, EBS-RMSCO, Inc (Physics and Mathematics Major)
Monday, February 10th, 12:00pm – Mitch Roberts ’86, CEO, PR Management (Panera Bread Franchise) (Political Science Major)
Monday, February 10th, 2:00pm – Julie Broadbent ’09, Educator, Antique Boat Museum (Anthropology & History)
Tuesday, February 11th, 12:00pm – Kayleigh Nutting ’08, Director of Special Events, Al Sigl Community of Agencies (History Major)
Tuesday, February 11th, 2:30pm – Michael Grandner ‘01, Instructor in Psychiatry University of Pennsylvania Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program (Psychology Major)
Thursday, February 13th, 12:00pm – Jackie Borchardt ’07, Staff Writer, Dayton Daily News (English & Spanish Major)
HOW TO REGISTER:RSVP for the career conversation(s) of your choice by sending the following via email to firstname.lastname@example.org:(A) which conversation(s) you would like to attend (you may attend more than one)
(B) Class Year and Major(Please note that your RSVP means you will attend; should anything urgent arise which would prevent your attendance, please let us know as soon as possible).PAST HOSTS:
Click here to review bios of past Food for Thought hosts.