Join the Colgate Alumni of Color this Homecoming Weekend for Shaping Your Vision!
Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 10:00 am to 2:30 pm.
The Shaping Your Vision Program is a dynamic college-to-career networking event supported by Career Services, ALANA Cultural Center, Alumni Relations and the Homecoming Committee. Your support and commitment to the AOC and the Colgate community is greatly appreciated, and we look forward to having you join us!
This program has been organized by the Alumni of Color Tri-Chairs:
This year's Shaping Your Vision will feature keynote speaker Vonzelle Johnson '07
). Commissioner Vonzelle Johnson serves as a DeLand City Commissioner and Chair of the Volusia County Democratic Executive Committee.
Shaping Your Vision, Schedule of Events:
10:00- 10:45 a.m.
Alumni & Student Check-in
Continental breakfast will be served.
10:45- 11:15 a.m.
Opening and Introduction
A warm welcome and Keynote introduction.
11:15- 12:00 p.m.
Keynote: Vonzelle Johnson’07
An invigorating speaker selected by the AOC Tri-Chairs.
12:15- 1:00 p.m.
SYV Luncheon & Speed Information Interviewing Session
Lunch will be provided – Deli Style buffet
We've adopted a “speed-dating” concept to informational interviewing and networking. The format will create a space for AOC members and students to share their Colgate experiences, career goals and/or interests. The layout of the event will consist of 8 facilitated topic tables with one and/or two featured professionals at each.
Table topics include:
o Pharma & Healthcare
o Non-Profit/Human Services
o Real Estate
o Business Services: Non-Wall Street
o Colgate Student to Colgate Employee
o Graduate Student Experience/ Life After Colgate
AOC Town Hall Meeting
A reaction panel discussion to reflect on the day. The purpose is to obtain constructive feedback in order to help frame next steps post-SYV.
Housing and Transportation
A listing of area accommodations can be found at colgate.edu/about/maps/hotels-and-accommodations
A New York City round-trip transport bus is available on a limited basis. Bus will depart NYC on Saturday 9/21 at 6:00am and depart Colgate on Sunday 9/22 at 5:00pm. Saturday overnight housing is available in the Broad St. KDR greek house for $75 per person. Please click here for more information and to sign up by September 6th!
Registration for Shaping Your Vision is now full for alumni. We're sorry for any inconvenience. Students can RSVP to email@example.com.
Date & Location
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Hall of Presidents, James C. Colgate Student Union
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346