Diversity Weekend

Join us Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21 for Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Diversity Weekend 2017 for prospective graduate students.Student Event Photo

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Diversity and inclusion are important at the Carey Business School. Prospective students from all backgrounds can discover opportunities for growth and development in business education and industry. Hear from leading experts about their career paths and the Carey difference.

  • Attend a Career Power Panel to find out how industry leaders achieved success.
  • Participate in a mock class facilitated by Professor James Calvin.
  • Gain insight from current Carey students and select alumni.
  • Learn GMAT test preparation tips from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

 

Schedule of Events:

Friday, October 20 

5:30-7:30 pm Welcome Reception, Harbor East Passano Lobby

 

Saturday, October 21

9:00-9:30 am  Registration & Breakfast, Harbor East Passano Lobby
9:30-9:45 am   Welcome – Monica Moody Moore, Associate Dean
Opening Remarks – John Hunter 
9:45-10:15 am Diversity Matters – Keynote Address
10:15-10:45 am

Student Panel: Getting In and Getting Through – Room 201

Lessons Learned from Current Students

10:45-10:55 am Break
11:00-11:45 am Mock Class with Dr. James Calvin: Leading in a Diverse World – Room 201 
11:45 am-12:15 pm

Fast Track: Positioning Your Career – Passano Lobby

  • Mai Skyles (LDP) - Nationwide
  • Dr. Candace Steele-Flippin (LDP) – St. Jude Medical
  • Oral Muir (LDP) - Marriott
  • Brandon Ball (MBA/MICA Graduate) - KPMG
12:20-1:15 pm

Lunch, Passano Lobby 

Keynote Address: Jessica Montoya, Sodexo

1:15-2:00 pm Preparing for the GMAT: What You Need to Know, Room 203/204
2:00-2:30 pm Financing Your Degree: Scholarships & Financial Aid, Room 203/204
2:30-3:00 pm The Carey Advantage & Wrap Up, Monica Moody Moore, Associate Dean
3:00-4:00 pm Optional Interviews for Full-Time GMBA Prospects