General Meeting Series

SPRING 2018 MEETING SERIES

Meeting #1: January 31

Food: Chips, queso, and guacamole

Dress: Casual

Location: W10 PBB

Please arrive between 7:30 and 7:55pm. The meeting will start at 8pm.

During the meeting, we will:

  • Participate in a fun icebreaker to get to know new members
  • Network with other WIB members
  • Learn about important upcoming events within the next couple of weeks

Meeting #2: February 14

Food: Popcorn and M&M’s, Valentine’s cookies!

Dress: Business casual

Location: W10 PBB

Speaker: Aegon/Transamerica Women’s Impact Network Panel

Meeting #3: February 28

Food: Cibatta sandwiches!

Dress: Business casual

Location: 100 PH (Auditorium of Phillips Hall)

Speaker: Representatives from Principal Financial

Meeting #4: March 7

Food: Yogurt Bar

Dress: Business casual

Location: 100 PH (Auditorium of Phillips Hall)

Speaker: Veronica Tessler, founder of Yotopia

Meeting #5: March 21

Food: Salad, Pasta, Desserts. We will be attending an etiquette dinner!

Dress: Business Casual

Location: 2nd floor ballroom, Hilton Garden Inn

Speaker: Calista Gould- Founder, Culture and Manners Institute

Meeting #6: April 4

Food: Hummus Bar

Dress: Business Casual

Location: PBB W151

Speaker: Tippie Professor Panel

Meeting #7: April 18

Food: Bagels

Dress: Business Casual

Location: PBB W10

Speaker: Hawkins Wealth Management: Come with your financial questions!

fall 2017 meeting series

Internal networking and a light dinner will be served from 7:45 PM to 8PM. The meeting will start promptly at 8PM. We strongly encourage you to arrive around 7:30 PM.

Meeting #1: September 6

Dress is casual.

Please arrive between 7:30 and 7:55pm. The meeting will start at 8pm. We will be starting the semester off healthy with bagels and cream cheese!

See you there!

Meeting #2: September 20

Speaker: Evette from Rockwell Collins will be talking to us about Elevator Pitches.

Food: Popcorn Bar

Dress: Business Casual

Meeting #3: October 4

Speaker: Olivia Goldstein, Co-Founder of RepHike, which is a company that recruits college campus representatives for various brands, will be talking about how to make your resume stand out.

Food: Pinwheels

Dress: Business Casual

Meeting #4: October 18

Meeting #4 will be a panel of young professionals who are 5-10 years out of college. Come prepared with questions!

Food: Yogurt Bar

Dress: Business Casual

Meeting #5: November 1 

Speaker: Amanda from MassMutual will be coming to talk to us about post-undergrad finances, such as paying off loans, paying for a car, etc.

Food: Hummus and Pita Chips

Dress: Business Casual

Location: Pappajohn W151

Meeting #6: November 15

Speaker: Jodi Bondi Norgaard will be speaking on female empowerment, her entrepreneurial journey, and how she runs her company.

Dress: Business Casual

Location: Chemistry Building

Meeting #7: November 29

Speaker: Kaveh Mostafavi, the CEO of EcoCare Supply, will be talking to us about her business.

Dress: Business Casual

Location: W151 PBB

Food: Mashed Potato Bar: Happy Thanksgiving!

Meeting #8: December 6

Speaker: Jennifer Carter, the director  MBA admissions and financial aid here at Tippie, will talk to us about Tippie’s new Master of Finance program. Then, elections will follow. Expect elections to take up the majority of the meeting.

Dress: College casual: Leggings! Jeans! Sweatshirts! (Unless you are running for an executive board position. If you are running, we encourage business professional.)

Location: W10 PBB

Food: Holiday sweets and treats!

Questions?

Contact President Tori Hunger at victoria-hunger@uiowa.edu, or VP of Technology Emma Keefe at emma-keefe@uiowa.edu.