Tag: Alumni

Why Volunteer as a Not-For-Profit Director | Alicia Curtis

Why Volunteer as a Not-For-Profit Director | Alicia Curtis

Being a board director of a not-for-profit organisation, is a great way to serve the broader community, but it’s also one of the best leadership development opportunities there is. Hi, I’m Alicia Curtis, I’m a leadership facilitator. My…

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Sean employs Ole values in global relationships

Sean employs Ole values in global relationships

My name is Sean Buress I’m class of 94 based here in Chicago at Kimberly Clark’s marketing capabilities headquarter I’m a senior director of global media research and analytics. Today what I do is I work on multinational…

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Olds College Helped Me… Employ My Passion: Edgar Farms

Olds College Helped Me… Employ My Passion: Edgar Farms

I’m Elna Edgar with Edgar Farms, and we grow, We’re known for our asparagus, we actually have the largest asparagus field in Alberta, here on our farm. We’re also members of Innisfail Growers Coop, Innisfail Growers was formed…

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Rice Business MBA Class of 2019 Investiture: Congratulations!

Rice Business MBA Class of 2019 Investiture: Congratulations!

On behalf of the faculty and staff of the Jones Graduate School welcome to the Investiture of the graduates of the MBA class of 2019. Graduates, you have worked long and hard for this moment and the Jones…

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Your Role in Supporting Indigenous Employment | Kyra Bonney

Your Role in Supporting Indigenous Employment | Kyra Bonney

I believe employment is the key to breaking the disadvantaged. Through employment we have choices and having those choices is a sense of freedom but you have more control over your life. It’s not just about recruiting and…

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Capital Fellows Program

Capital Fellows Program

>>Capital Fellows Program is an excellent way for people who are interested in government to get immersive experience. The amount of experience I’ve gotten from the Capital Fellows Program far out-strips anything I could have done by myself…

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Experiential Learning – Fellowships

Experiential Learning – Fellowships

Are you passionate about a specific issue? Want to learn about an organization or develop a project? Maybe you’re interested in studying abroad or advancing your fluency in a foreign language. Would you like to work as an…

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Ohio Public Leaders Fellowship

Ohio Public Leaders Fellowship

>>PROFESSOR PHIL RUSSO: The Ohio Public Leaders Program really is the product of about two years’ worth of thinking, getting input from alumni who are out in the field. We had an opportunity with the new Winter Term,…

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Humberto Velazquez – First Generation – Haslam College of Business

Humberto Velazquez – First Generation – Haslam College of Business

I came to the US when I didn’t know a single word of English, so coming to a country that you don’t speak the language, you don’t know the culture… I had to be willing to step out…

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Experiential Learning – Fellowships & Research Part 2

Experiential Learning – Fellowships & Research Part 2

So you’ve chosen a fellowship or research opportunity and now you’re ready to apply. Here’s how you go about it: Start early. Most deadlines to apply are at least a year in advance of your start date. The…

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