Patricelli Center

Spring 2015 Workshops

Below is an outline of PCSE events that are in the works. Check the calendar for additional events and opportunities offered by others on- and off-campus, and subscribe to the ENGAGE e-newsletter to receive weekly emails with upcoming events as well as funding opportunities, job and internship postings, and other select content.

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Throughout the Semester-

Innovation through Design Thinking (1-credit student forum)

Entrepreneurship Studies 101 (1-credit student forum)

Wesleyan Entrepreneurship Society meetings (Tuesdays 8-10 p.m.)

Kai Wes meetings and speaker series

WEServe Week of Service (1/18-24)

Digital Wesleyan Workshop Series (Saturdays 1/24-2/28)

Allbritton Talks (Lunch Conversation Series)

Thursday, January 15, 1-3 p.m., Olson Commons

DESIGN THINKING: A HANDS-ON WINTER SESSION WORKSHOP

Presenter: Makaela Kingsley ’98

Wednesday, February 4, 4:15-5:15 pm., PCSE Board Room (Allbritton 021)

INFO SESSION: DRAPER WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS’ COMPETITION

Presenter: Allie Felix

Wednesday, February 11, 6-8 p.m., Beckham Hall

THE FUTURE OF TRAVEL: A NEW WAY FORWARD

Organized by the Wesleyan Office of Sustainability

Presenters from Wheeli, ZipCar, and CT Rides

Tuesday, February 17, 6-7:30 p.m., Allbritton 311

FUNDRAISING BOOTCAMP: GRANTWRITING 101

Presenter: Sonya Behnke ’03

Saturday, February 21, 12:20-3:30 p.m., Allbritton 311

Creating a Better World: Perspectives on global and local development

Organized by: Chazelle Rhoden ’15 and Sitar Terrass-Shah ’17

Thursday, February 26, 12-1 p.m., Allbritton 311

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPY: STORIES FROM THE FIELD

Presenter: Anne Lebleu ’00

Friday, February 27, 12-1 p.m., location TBD

PCSE SEED GRANT FINALS

Tuesday, March 3, 6-9 p.m., Allbritton 311

STRUCTURE LAB

Presenter: Joy Anderson ’89

Sunday, April 5, 7-8:30 p.m., Allbritton 311

HOW TO WRITE A WINNING BUSINESS PLAN & DO A STELLAR PRESENTATION

Presenter: Rebecca Knight ’98

Monday, April 6, 4:30-6 p.m., Allbritton 311

ON THE LINE: HOW SCHOOLING, HOUSING, AND CIVIL RIGHTS SHAPED HARTFORD AND ITS SUBURBS

Organized by the Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life and sponsored by the Harber Fellowship in Education and Entrepreneurship

Presenter: Jack Dougherty

Wednesday, April 22, 12-1 p.m., Usdan 108

NON-PROFIT MANAGEMENT: LESSONS FROM A LIFE IN SEX AND MINISTRY

Presenter: Debra W. Haffner ’76

Saturday, May 2, Beckham Hall

WOMEN IN POLITICS CONFERENCE

Organized by Darcie Binder ’15 and Kevin Winnie ’16

Presenters: CT State Senator Toni Boucher, CT State Senator Dante Bartolomeo, former CT Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz, and others TBD

Friday, May 22, PCSE

OPEN HOUSE AND R&C WESEMINAR

 

View a list of past events here.

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