The Center for Regional Economy's Business Idea Competition on March 4 in the Soda Center is your opportunity to practice pitching your unique business idea. Selected presenters will have an opportunity to work with industry expert coaches and further develop their idea and pitch before the competition.
On Saturday, February 22, from 8:30am to 1:00pm in the Saint Mary's College Soda Center, the Kalmanovitz School of Education will host a presentation by ESL educator, Jo Gusman, entitled, "Differentiated Strategies for Diverse Learners." Registration is $65 and includes both breakfast and lunch. Register here.
Nelson Mandela challenged us with the question: "Who are we to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous?" Creative tools are not just for artist--everyday people can use them to help develop ideas, outline, develop strategic plans and more. You often hear the saying, "think outside the box" and what does that mean? Creativity can help you tap the outside of your box and gather resources to envision some next steps. This is not just a planning workshop, it is a creative session.
Join MA in Leadership faculty Dr. Monique Morris to discuss and engage with her latest book: Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-First Century--a comprehensive guide filled with contemporary facts and figures on African Americans-is an essential reference for anyone attempting to fathom the complex state of our nation.
At its January 14th meeting, Staff Council is introducing a new procedure for its open session from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Something on your mind? Attend the meeting and fill out an Open Forum Speaker Card. Take advantage of the opportunity to address the Council for 3 minutes on a topic or idea that is important to you or your department. The Council could decide to agendize your topic for a future meeting where it can be discussed in greater depth.
Commencement maybe months away the but planning is underway. The Undergraduate and Graduate and Professional Studies commencement web pages have been updated and combined into one all inclusive Commencement Weekend page.