Professor, Director of Graduate Studies in Pathology
Depts. of Pathology, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, and Immunology
Duke University Medical Center
209 Johnson Pavilion: Alyssa Huegel, Ross Lab
Girl Rising Screening Presented by Partners in Health | Engage Philly
The evidence is overwhelming—educating girls dramatically improves the well-being of their families, communities and countries. Girl Rising is a groundbreaking film, directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins, which tells the stories of 9 extraordinary girls from 9 countries, written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses. Girl Rising showcases the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. This is a brand new documentary released in March 2013! It features the talents of Meryl Streep, Anne Hathway, Alicia Keys, Selena Gomez and many more. Explore the film in detail at girlrising.com.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine University of Pennsylvania PSOM "ALK: The ultimate oncogene and therapeutic target"
Austrian Auditorium, CRB
"Finding Stories in Everyday Africa"
Join us for a media workshop that will focus on how to tell good, authentic, and self-aware stories about the places you'll travel to, whether for a personal blog, an organizational website, a sound series, etc.
Tuesday April 16th 4:00-5:30 Stiteler Hall B21 (37th St., between Walnut St. and Locust Walk)
Jina Moore is an award-winning independent journalist who specializes in post-conflict and human rights reporting. The recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship and of an Ochberg Fellowship with the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University, Moore is a regular correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor. She has also written for The Columbia Journalism Review, The Nation, Boston Review, The Boston Globe, Foreign Policy, Newsweek and others, and for public radio's World Vision Report and PRI's The World. Her work about treating torture survivors was anthologized in Best American Science Writing (2009). Her past Pulitzer Center work includes a multi-country collaboration with African and American reporters on reproductive health; a four-country investigation of the UN Peacebuilding Commission; and a collaboration, with photographer Glenna Gordon, on post-war Liberia and the role of land in Africa's conflicts. She is nonfiction editor for Guernica Magazine and a 2013 New Media Fellow of the International Reporting Project at Johns Hopkins University. Follow her work at jinamoore.com.
Job Offer Negotiating for Novices
Tuesday, April 16, 2012, 4-5pm
McNeil Building, Room 97
Preregistration is not required.
Have you ever negotiated with an employer? Have you done it successfully? This workshop will address:
· the basic principles of successful negotiation
· what can you negotiate for
· how should you respond when offered a position
A Career Services counselor will discuss what to think about and do when you interview and when you receive an offer. You will have a chance to practice your negotiating strategies. This workshop will focus on opportunities in the business, non-profit and government sectors.