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  1. Week of July 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, July 7, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Patricia Simpson, Director of Academic Advising

         

        Simpson serves as the Director of Academic Advising and Career Services. Having acquired a M.Ed. in College Student Affairs, she is passionate about enabling students to reach their professional potential by finding their unique strengths. 


        Intern Workshop: Professional Etiquette

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    2. Wednesday, July 8, 2015

      1.  Food Trucks in the Research Park
    3. Thursday, July 9, 2015

      1. 5:00 pmTechMix! at Spinlight

        Spinlight Studio, 3356 Big Pine Trail Champaign, IL 61822

  2. Week of July 12, 2015

    1. Tuesday, July 14, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert & New York Times Best Selling Author 


        ITA Webinar: Succeeding in a Multigenerational Technology Workplace

        EnterpriseWorks Conference Room 130, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Professor Jeffrey Loewenstein, College of Business, MBA

         

        Professor Loewenstein teaches both undergraduate and MBA students on campus. He recieved his Ph.D. from Northwestern University and has previously tough at Kellogg School of Management, Columbia Business School, and The University of Texas at Austin. Loewenstein's work provides guidance on how to negotiate, make decisions, communicate, and work more effectively in interpersonal settings.


        Intern Workshop: Negotiation

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    2. Wednesday, July 15, 2015

      1.  Food Trucks in the Research Park
    3. Friday, July 17, 2015

      1. 6:30 pmOutside at Research Park: Kilborn Alley Blues Band with Special Guests Corey Dennison and Gerry Hundt with Opening Act James Jones Trio

        Research Park

  3. Week of July 19, 2015

    1. Tuesday, July 21, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Kate Rogers, Director of Affinity and VISA Programs at the UI Employee Credit Union

         

        Rogers is the VISA and Affinity Programs director with a background in Business Development and Member Relations for the U of I Employees Credit Union. She is also well versed on the new SBIR and STTR loan programs for the expedition of funding to companies between Phase I and Phase II


        Intern Workshop: Financial Literacy

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    2. Wednesday, July 22, 2015

      1.  Food Trucks in the Research Park
      2. 4:30 pm - 10:00 pmSixth Annual Research Park Table Tennis Tournament

        Atkins Building, 1800 S. Oak St., Champaign (Atrium)

    3. Thursday, July 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmPie and Cobbler Bake-off for Maker Girl

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

  4. Week of July 26, 2015

    1. Monday, July 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Karin O’Connor

        With over 25 years of experience in growth-company strategy and venture capital/private equity investing, Karin's expertise spans all levels of the capital structure. O'Connor is President at Perimeter Advisors, is a member of Hyde Park Angels.


        EIR: Straight Talk on Raising Money from Investors

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive Champaign, IL 61820

    2. Tuesday, July 28, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jeff Yacup, Assistant Director at the Illinois Leadership Center

         

        Yacup currently works with the the Illinois Leadership Center (ILC) workshop series, alumni relations as well as training and development of ILC staff. He is passionate about leadership development and helping others to cultivate self-leadership skills.


        Intern Workshop: Leadership

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    3. Thursday, July 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Mark Baer

        With more than 20 years of industrial experience, Baer has worked in manufaturning for production management, project management, process improvement, and chemical engineering. Holding a Bachelor's of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois, Baer's expertise includes chemical processes, process debottlenecking, QMS implemntation and process improvement. 


        IMEC Presentation

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    4. Friday, July 31, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFire at Five Bonfire and Happy Hour

        2100 South Oak St.

        Champaign, IL

  5. Week of August 2, 2015

    1. Wednesday, August 5, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 1:00 pmIntern Blood Drive

        EnterpriseWorks Conference Room 130, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

    2. Thursday, August 6, 2015

      1. 4:30 pm - 6:30 pmAnnual Research Park Intern Awards Picnic

        Atkins Building Patio, 1800 S. Oak Street, Research Park

  6. Week of August 16, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Chad Stiening


        EIR Workshop: Chad Stiening

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive Champaign, IL 61820

  7. Week of August 23, 2015

    1. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFire at Five Bonfire and Happy Hour

        2100 South Oak St.

        Champaign, IL

  8. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch Park Table at the Siebel Center

        Siebel Center 201 N Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

         
  9. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 8:30 amEngineering Career Services Career Fair

        ARC

    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 amEngineering Career Services Career Fair

        ARC

      2. 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

        Mayor Feinen, City of Champaign


        CEO Roundtable

        Humanities Room, iHotel Conference Center

    3. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Steven Marciniak.

        Marciniak graduated from the University of Illinois' College of Business with a degree in Management - Entrepreneurship. During his time in Champaign he work at EnterpriseWorks in Research Park. At the age of 22 he created TrackBill.


        Start-up Cafe with Steven Marciniak

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive Champaign, IL 61820

  10. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 8:30 amBusiness Career Fair

        ARC

    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 8:30 amBusiness Career Fair

        ARC

  11. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1. 8:30 amEngineering Employment EXPO

        ARC

    2. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 8:30 amEngineering Employment EXPO

        ARC

    3. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFire at Five Bonfire and Happy Hour

        2100 South Oak St.

        Champaign, IL

  12. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 8:30 amStatistics Career Fair
  13. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 8:30 amACM Annual Conference

        Siebel Center

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 8:30 amACM Annual Conference

        Siebel Center

    3. Saturday, October 3, 2015

      1. 8:30 amACM Annual Conference

        Siebel Center

  14. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 4, 2015

      1. 8:30 amACM Annual Conference

        Siebel Center

    2. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmStats, Math, and GSLIS After Hours
    3. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1.  Share the Vision Reception

        EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

    4. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. All DayShare the Vision 2015

        iHotel Conference Center and EnterpriseWorks

         
         
      2. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmACES and Sciences Career Fair

        ARC

  15. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmResearch Park Tech Talk at Siebel Center

        Siebel Center 201 N Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

         
         
  16. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFire at Five Bonfire and Happy Hour

        2100 South Oak St.

        Champaign, IL

  17. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. All DayBig Data Summit 2015

        iHotel Conference Center

  18. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmAfter Hours/CU Tech Showcase

        Siebel Center 201 N Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

  19. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 15, 2016

      1. 4:30 pm - 7:00 pmResearch Park Career Fair

        iHotel Conference Center


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