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Events Calendar

LILAC's mission is to prepare liberal arts students to be effective, self-aware leaders in their chosen life pursuits. Students can explore opportunities through classes, personal and professional workshops and trainings, internships and externships, alumnae engagement, and civic engagement. The links below provide more information about upcoming events. Programs will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Additional events may also be added during the semester.

Exploration with Alumnae/i & Guests
Exploration Through Internships & Externships
Career Exploration
Community Connections
Intensives
Professional Skill Development Workshops
Personal Development Workshops

Exploration with Alumnae/i & Guests


Explore pathways and learn from alumnae/i & guests about how they are finding their way. Click the registration link for more details about each visiting guest.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 19 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Explore Law School: Allison: An Alumna's Path to Law School and Career Pensby Center Living Room https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9M49il2eMtuuWVL 
Sept. 23 9:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m. International Skype Series: Danny Tang '97, Mathematics & Economics, Vice President — China Development Bank (China) Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8pPmoKDHFCHhDqR 
Sept. 27 All day Mock Interview Day Campus Center 202 Signups begin Sept. 16 through LanternLink with your resume. 
Oct. 6 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. or
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. or
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Alumna in Residence: Kiki Jamieson '88, Political Science, President — The Fund for NJ Quita Woodward
Wyndham
Aelwyd 101
https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4Vj0zh3ly4biCJn 
Oct. 6 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Explore Graduate School: Bound for Graduate/Professional School with Don Asher Haverford College, room TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cNIsFCJDy1XJzal 
Oct. 21 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. International Skype Series: Jill Concannon ‘00, English, Lawyer — White & Case (England) TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8pPmoKDHFCHhDqR 
OCt. 28 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Pen Y Groes Series: Lunch with Kim Cassidy and Betsy Cohen '63, Philosophy, CEO — Bancorp Pen Y Groes https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6FfkwOnG6m0POdv 
Nov. 4 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Explore Law — Two Paths, One Goal: Tara Vyas '09 and Allison Eiselen '09, two alumnae lawyers in public service, took different paths to the same place. Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0qeBzDMN8VItT0x 
Nov. 7 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. or
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. or
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Alumna in Residence: Melanie Green '99, Biology, Pediatric Endocrinologist — Children's Hospital Colorado Quita Woodward
Wyndham
Campus Center 200
https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3K7JP8Us3DfqpIF 
Nov. 18 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. International Skype Series: Deborah Ahenkorah '10, Political Science, Executive Director — Golden Baobab (Ghana) TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8pPmoKDHFCHhDqR 
Nov. 19 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Pen Y Groes Series: Lunch with Kim Cassidy and Tamara Rozenthal, '95, Biology, Orthopedic Doctor — Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Pen Y Groes https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6FfkwOnG6m0POdv 
Nov. 21 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. or
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. or
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Alumna in Residence: Megan Roudebush '02, Peace & Conflict Studies, Manager — Deloitte Quita Woodward
Wyndham
Campus Center 200
https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6JZr3v6MQ2dOhAV 
Dec. 5 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. or
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. or
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Alumna in Residence: Amanda Preston '09, English, Senior Manager of Recruiting — Boston Public Schools Quita Woodward
Wyndham
Campus Center 200
https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8f9F10itIxV5V6l 
SPRING 2015: EXPLORATION WITH ALUMNAE & GUESTS
Feb. 4 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Explore Law: Careers in Law Bi-College Alumni Panel Gateway Conference Room (basement) https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_82MCfEWJlZRrFB3 
March 2 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. or
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. or
4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Alumna in Residence: Milo Razza '94, Semiotics & Critical Thinking, Courage & Leadership Coach Quita Woodward
Wyndham
Campus Center 200
Registration Coming Soon! 

Exploration Through Internships & Externships


LILAC offers externships (Two-day to two-week job shadowing experiences) and internships. Funding for unpaid summer internships is available.
Click the regisitration link for more details about each event.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 22 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Information Session: Praxis Independent Study Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9T8oZX1jlWvSMzX 
Starting Oct. 20 Winter Break Bi-College Extern Program: From two days to two weeks, externs observe, explore, and talk with alumane/i sponsors and their colleagues about their jobs. Applications will be accepted starting Oct. 20, 2014.
Oct. 21 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Advanced Internship Search for Juniors Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0OCBxhMLlgMUCnb 
Oct. 24 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Bryn Mawr & Beyond: Recipients of 2014 LILAC summer funding will share information and their learning from their summer internship experiences. Thomas Great Hall https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_a8JVr3fFymCJRlj 
Oct. 28 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Information Session: Praxis Independent Study Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_2lRsNnww4EYQsHX 
Nov. 4 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Sophomore Internship Search Workshop Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cNH4sMBA1i7Q1i5 
Nov. 12 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Internship Search Workshop for First-years Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5dpWQSe05FEYp4p 
Nov. 20 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Information Session: Praxis Independent Study Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_dopN7YCjhOcBtYx 

Career Exploration


Explore graduate school, professional school, and employment opportunities. Click the registration link for more details about each event.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 12 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Pre-Law Orientation Tea Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1SrP4THBC7mTHMx 
Sept. 17 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Graduate and Professional School Admission Panel Haffner DVR https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_a44KBs39r0UaNJr
Sept. 17 6:00 p.m. Kaplan Free Practice GRE/LSAT/MCAT Villanova University http://www.formstack.com/forms/?1806946-WsVml3kFPv 
Oct. 7 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Bound for Graduate/Professional School with Don Asher Haverford College, room TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cNIsFCJDy1XJzal 
Oct. 15 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Philadelphia Law School Fair at Drexel University 25 N 33rd St., Philadelphia, PA No registration required.
Nov. 21-22 12:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.; 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. FULL ACCESS: Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD) Student Summit for Career Exploration Hyatt Regency Hotel, Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA Deadline to Apply: Oct. 29:http://www.cosdonline.org/Philadelphia-How-to-Apply 
SPRING 2015 CAREER EXPLORATION
Jan. 30 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tri-College Philadelphia Career Connection (Career Fair & Interview Day) Haverford College No registration required.
Feb. 27 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Not-for-Profit and Public Service Career Fair Thomas Great Hall No registration required.

Community Connections


LILAC is invested in creating engaged citizens. Find out how you can connect with the community through these civic engagement opportunities. Click the registration link for more details about each event.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Monthly dates, TBD Half-day, times TBD Saturdays of Service Click for more information.
Sept. 13 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Information Session: Volunteering with Children – Come to this information session to learn about Civic Engagement sponsored programs with K-12 participants and find out how to sign up! Thomas Room 224 No registration required.
Sept. 23 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive Thomas Great Hall To make an appointment, click the link and enter Sponsor Code: Bryn Mawr College.
Sept. 26 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Volunteering 101 Dorothy Vernon Room, Haffner Dining Hall https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_d4MVBsz0yvY20ZL 
Oct. 6 Voter Registration Deadline in Pennsylvania: Click for more information on registering to vote as a college student. Voter registration forms to vote in PA must be mailed in by Oct. 6.
Oct. 21 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Volunteering 101 Dorothy Vernon Room, Haffner Dining Hall https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1YQko3gwIKqrLmJ 

Intensives


LILAC intensives are programs that take a deeper look at a subject area through expert speakers and alumane/i. Looking for something to do over breaks? Check out these opportunities. Click the registration link for more details about each event.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 11 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Information Session: LEAP (Leadership Empowerment and Advancement Program) If you are interested in learning more about LEAP, please plan to attend this information session! Campus Center 200 No registration required.
Sept. 17 LEAP Intensive: Applications for LEAP (Fall 2014) 6:00pm – 8:30pm Thursday sessions during the semester & one Saturday Apply: https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3VLI12Gj1caC4ex
Oct. 12-15 Oct. 12: 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Oct. 13-15: 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Story Telling Intensive: What's Your Story?
Developing Your Personal Narrative and Making it Work for You led by LILAC staff, Matt Ruben, Pig Iron Theatre Company, & Kevin Esmond
101 Aelwyd https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bjPNi91bbHRkhmd 
Oct. 13-17 Oct. 13-15, 17: 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Oct. 16: 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Community Art Intensive: Fundamentals of Community Art led by Amy Grebe, Director of ACPPA Community Arts Center Pensby and Dolwen https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9SKh2MkJCyBB6dv 
SPRING 2015 INTENSIVES
Jan. 12-16 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily Management Intensive led by Meredith Myers (Winter break) Dalton 300 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5oNPciXowx0eiPz
March 9-13 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily Finance Intensive led by Meredith Myers (Spring break) Dalton 300 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eOQWkw37ILSt8RD 
March 9-13 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily Effective Grantsmanship led by Margie Dubrow (Spring break) Gateway Registration coming soon!

Professional Skill Development Workshops


Learn important skills that will help translate your experiences into opportunities through these career and professional development workshops. Click the registration link for more details about each visiting guest.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 8 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Senior Advantage: Resume & Cover Letter Doctor Dalton 300 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bJB2iUCWgUW0fKR 
Sept. 9 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Senior Advantage: Get Started Job Search 101 Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1GPuFp1QOFCqU5L 
Sept. 10 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Senior Advantage: Improve Your Interview Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3F7SrXd8CzfLfyB 
Sept. 12 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Crack the Case Interview Workshop Haverford College Dining Center, Bryn Mawr Room https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_7X4lJQktmWVdtAx 
Sept. 23 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Resume Essentials Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9BJ1UW5ZCKYyGvr 
Sept. 24 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cover Letter Essentials Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bgvZKIDExas3lSB 
Sept. 27 All day Mock Interview Day Campus Center 202 Signups begin Sept. 16 through LanternLink with your resume. 
Sept. 30 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Improving Your Interviewing Session Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_7PC5NIHxJk7Xz3n 
Oct. 2 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Improving Your Interviewing Session Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3y0K97gv6DUzsWN 
Oct. 2 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Resume Essentials Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5d88dos4kzb4Thb 
Oct. 31 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Cover Letter Essentials Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_72jHg9SGdHMIxtH 
Nov. 14 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Improving Your Interview Session Campus Center 200 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_doroo1ClGeb3BnT 
Nov. 17 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Resume Essentials

(Sophomores Only)

Carpenter Library Room B25 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4ZLVcmjsqjAAfUF 
Nov. 18 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cover Letter Essentials Thomas 110 https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bOxctn9wH3eqjPv 

Personal Development Workshops


Learn about yourself, increase your self-awareness, and understand how you connect with others through these workshops. Click the registration link for more details about each visiting guest.
Date Time Event Location Registration Information
Sept. 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Koru: Mindfulness Classes Prayer Room, second floor of Aelwyd, Cambrian Row https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9Wt9dzCFIqi7oDX 
Oct. 2 8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Creating Connections (Sophomores ONLY) TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5nCgHsDviaMGHcN 
Oct. 5 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Team Challenge: Nexum et Doctrina Bryn Mawr College https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0kZInXdPHlxMQhn 
Oct. 12 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Whitewater Rafting Leadership Workshop Weatherly, PA (Transportation provided) https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_008bOyt4IXM8k29 
Nov. 10, 17, 24, Dec. 1 6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Koru: Mindfulness Classes TBD https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6h9fkEip4XaERAF 
Oct. 28 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Who am I? MBTI Interpretation Workshop Gateway Conference Room (basement) https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0kUUmXcxKC4RnFj 
TBD Oct./Nov. TBD Reflective Writing (Sophomores ONLY) TBD Registration coming soon!
TBD Nov./Dec. 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Springboard: Launching your personal search for success TBD Registration coming soon!
Nov. 14 400p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Team Building and Dim Sum with Chef Poon 1010 Cherry Street (Transportation provided) https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4O5GkfDPgYd21il 
Nov. 21-22 Nov. 21: 12:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.; Nov. 22: 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. FULL ACCESS: Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD) Student Summit for Career Exploration Hyatt Regency Hotel, Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA https://brynmawr.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5d88dos4kzb4Thb 
Oct. 3 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Cover Letter Essentials Thomas 110 Deadline to apply: Oct. 29: http://www.cosdonline.org/Philadelphia-How-to-Apply