Category Archives: Professional Development

Volunteer & Civic Engagement Fair

Learn about volunteer opportunities and how to be civically
engaged on campus and in the Boston Community!

Thursday, January 24th
11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Gasson 100

For more information please visit the VSLC or Civic Engagement websites.

There will also be a trivia game to win prizes and a Civic Literacy Test to be entered into a raffle for a $50 gift certificate to the bookstore!

CE Fair

 

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Developers & Designers

A FREE event for Boston-area college students!

When: 11am – 4pm, February 5, 2011
Where: Microsoft Nerd Center, One Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA

241 high school and college students will gather on a winter Saturday to talk about making web and mobile applications. In-demand technologies will be introduced by accomplished folks. Designers and developers from hiring web startups will be available to meet students after the talks.

Register today!

2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit

2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit
Tuesday, October 6th – Friday, October 9th
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, Florida

Planning for the largest Summit on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender workplace equality is already well underway.  Over the coming months we will provide regular updates on registration, keynotes, workshops, and all aspects of the Summit.

The Out & Equal Workplace Summit is widely recognized as the world’s premier conference on LGBT workplace equality, providing a unique opportunity to build alliances, share ideas and take actions that foster safe and equitable work environments for everyone. The 2009 Summit is expected to attract over 2,500 participants with its informative workshops led by leading experts, unique and enjoyable networking functions, and inspirational, unforgettable speakers.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • LGBT or allied employees looking for ways to improve their work environment.
  • Human Resources and Diversity professionals eager to stay informed about laws, policies, best practices and other topics related to LGBT employees.
  • Members of Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) looking for ideas to improve or invigorate their organization.
  • Executives and business owners interested in learning how and why many successful companies have embraced LGBT workplace equality.
  • Political leaders and activists interested in understanding the impact of the equality movement in the workplace.
  • Everyone else interested in understanding and advocating for LGBT workplace equality!

For more information or to register, visit the 2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit website.

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OUT for Work LGBTQA College Student Career Conference

2009 NATIONAL CONFERENCE

OUT for Work LGBTQA College Student Career Conference
September 25-27, 2009 at the Westin City Center Hotel, Washington, D.C.

You are invited to join lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and ally undergraduate and graduate students, college faculty/staff members, professionals, and LGBT advocate from across the country for the only industry inclusive career conference for our community.
What you can expect:
Panel Discussions
>Representatives from America’s top organizations share their coming out at work stories and how the decision to be out and open has impacted their careers
Presentations
>Well known speakers like Donna Rose, transgender Advocate, address issues such as transitioning in the workplace
Skill building workshops
>Get the skills to get the job; networking, resume writing, and interviewing techniques
PRIDE Career Fair
>Find an internship or job with employers leading the way for LGBT workplace equality

For more information and to register, please go to the OUT for Work LGBTQA College Student Career Conference website.

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2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit

2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit
Tuesday, October 6th – Friday, October 9th
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, Florida

Planning for the largest Summit on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender workplace equality is already well underway.  Over the coming months we will provide regular updates on registration, keynotes, workshops, and all aspects of the Summit.

The Out & Equal Workplace Summit is widely recognized as the world’s premier conference on LGBT workplace equality, providing a unique opportunity to build alliances, share ideas and take actions that foster safe and equitable work environments for everyone. The 2009 Summit is expected to attract over 2,500 participants with its informative workshops led by leading experts, unique and enjoyable networking functions, and inspirational, unforgettable speakers.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • LGBT or allied employees looking for ways to improve their work environment.
  • Human Resources and Diversity professionals eager to stay informed about laws, policies, best practices and other topics related to LGBT employees.
  • Members of Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) looking for ideas to improve or invigorate their organization.
  • Executives and business owners interested in learning how and why many successful companies have embraced LGBT workplace equality.
  • Political leaders and activists interested in understanding the impact of the equality movement in the workplace.
  • Everyone else interested in understanding and advocating for LGBT workplace equality!

For more information or to register, visit the 2009 Out & Equal Workplace Summit website.

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18th Annual Sports Careers Conference

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Come To The Industry’s Original & Largest Meeting of its Kind…The actual program designed for 2009 is expected to attract attendees from over 45 related industries in Sports & Entertainment and offer an overload of value.

SPORTS CAREERS reaches every segment of the industry and brings influential decision-makers, people managers, industry professionals and the career-oriented together for this annual event.

By offering a star-studded Advisory Board and Conference faculty, real career building opportunities, serious networking events and unique social functions, the SPORTS CAREERS Conference & SEHRF will offer unparalleled return for anyone who is involved with the management of Human Resources and enhancement of one’s career in the Sports and Entertainment related Industries.

For more information and to register, visit the 18th Annual Sports Careers Conference page.

Dermatology Nurses’ Association’s Summer Meeting

DNA’s 5th Annual Summer Meeting
On the Pathway to Change

July 31 – August 2, 2009
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel

The goals of the 5th Annual Summer Meeting are to

  1. Promote awareness and involvement in volunteer activities
  2. Utilize knowledge gained about dermatology diseases and disorders to increase the quality of care patient’s receive
  3. provide networking opportunities to enhance professional growth

The variety of concurrent sessions being offered during the Summer Meeting provides a number of hot topics sure to meet the needs of many nurses working in dermatology. Check out these programs!

  • Angiogenesis Therapy and Skin Cancer
  • Complex Medical Issues in High Risk Dermatology Patients and Related Innovative Therapies
  • Infectious Disease in the General Dermatology Setting
  • Immunological Skin Diseases / Multidisciplinary Disease Approach
  • Dermatology Emergencies
  • Systemic Manifestations & Pharmacological Interventions
  • Ethnic Skin
  • What’s New in Phototherapy
  • Common Pediatric Dermatological Complaints and Related Management Strategies
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Hair Disorders

To learn more or register, please visit the Dermatology Nurses’ Association page.

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