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    Events

    Mix and Mingle!

    The Washington, DC, metro area is a great place to be, especially for Syracuse University alumni. A variety of local Syracuse events are scheduled regularly, giving you the opportunity to connect with alumni, as well as visit with University faculty, administrators, and special guests and share your Orange pride!

    Whatever your interest, check back often for details, and mark your calendar. And be sure to connect with us on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates!

    Upcoming Events

    Exploring the Intersections of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    Thursday, October 19, 2017
    6:30—8:30 p.m.
    National Press Club
    Enjoy an enlightening discussion with the deans of the College of Engineering & Computer Science and the Martin J. Whitman School of Management as they share how their schools collaborate to respond to the need for innovation in the 21st century workplace. Learn about how the entrepreneurial ecosystem is evolving on campus and beyond! Register here.

    Alumni University: Professional Development
    Thursday, November 2, 16, and 30, 2017
    6:30—8:30 p.m.
    Greenberg House
    Please join us for a series on Professional Development presented by Adelle Dantzler G’93, Leadership Trainer, Instructional Designer, and Job Search Consultant. Register here.

    Thursday, November 2
    Emotional Intelligence for Career Success
    6:30—8:30 p.m.

    In this session, you will learn how to:

    • Describe the elements of emotional intelligence
    • Identify your own and others’ emotional responses
    • Develop your emotional intelligence for career success
    Thursday, November 16
    Interpersonal Savvy for Workplace Success
    6:30—8:30 p.m.
    In this session, you will learn how to:
    • Recognize the difference interpersonal savvy makes in workplace or entrepreneurial success
    • Determine the interpersonal skills you need to develop for career success
    • Use a proven method to build your interpersonal savviness
    Thursday, November 30
    Leadership Skills Critical For Success At Every Career Stage
    6:30—8:30 p.m.

    In this session, you will learn how to:

    • Define a leadership model with career skills that are needed for entry-level, experienced professionals, supervisors, and senior leaders
    • Assess your leadership strengths and development opportunities for your current and future career goals
    • Develop a career plan to build those leadership skills you need to advance at different phases of your career
    Class size is limited to 24 students. The registration fee is $10 per class or $25 for all three sessions. Registration includes light snacks during each session. For more information, please contact the Greenberg House at 202-797-4678 or suindc@syr.edu