NSLS Speaker - Jim Cramer - March 3, 2014
Jim Cramer is the renowned host of CNBC's Mad Money w/Jim Cramer. He is also co-host of Squawk on The Street. Jim graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, and earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School. He joined Goldman Sachs and worked in sales and trading. He left Goldman to start his own hedge fund, producing an annualized return of 24%. He retired his fund to embrace radio and television to help educate people on the financial markets. He is the founder of The Street, Inc., a multimedia financial news organization. Jim developed a charitable trust portfolio that has grown to several million dollars. The trust has distributed over $1.5 million to well-known charities. Mr. Cramer is the author of several bestselling books. His new book, Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully, will be published in January 2014.
Location: W. A. Lettinga Campus - Room 313
Student Recognition Awards Nominations - March 5, 2014
Nominate your favorite student organization for one of Davenport's Program of the Year or Student Organization of the Year Awards. Nominate an outstanding student for oen of Davenport's Stduent of the Year Awwards. Click here to nominate a student, organization, or program! Nomination deadline is March 5, 2014.
Tunnel of Oppression - March 11-12, 2014
Tuesday, March 11th: Noon-6PM and Wednesday, March 12th: 10AM-6PM in Sneden Meeting Rooms 1/2/3.
For more information or to submit a display for the program, contact the Student Life Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (616) 554-5095.
NSLS Speaker - Blake Mycoskie - March 12, 2014
Blake Mycoskie is the Founder and Chief Shoe Giver of TOMS, and the person behind the idea of One for One™, which has turned into a global movement. Since it began in 2006, TOMS has given more than 10 million pairs of new shoes to children in need, and has helped save and restore sight to more than 150,000 people in need around the world. Blake's first book, Start Something That Matters, which offers his own amazing story of inspiration and the power of incorporating giving into business, became a New York Times bestseller. Blake's unique and successful approach to business has awarded him with numerous accolades, including being named on Fortune Magazine's "40 Under 40" list in 2011.
Location: W. A Lettinga Campus - Room 313
Panther Prowl Coordinator applications are now available. Please visit jobs.davenport.edu to apply.
NSLS Speaker - Carly Fiorina - March 18, 2014
Carly Fiorina is one of the most recognized business leaders in the world. She started her business career as a secretary and went on to become the first woman to lead a Fortune 20 company, serving as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett-Packard from 1999 to 2005. She was named Fortune's Most Powerful Woman in Business for six consecutive years. She earned her undergraduate degree from Stanford University, an MBA from the University of Maryland and a Masters of Science in Business from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Carly currently serves as Chairman of Good360, the world's largest product philanthropy organization.
Location: W. A. Lettinga Campus - Room 304
March Madness - March 20-21, 2014
*More information coming soon!
Into the Streets - March 28, 2014
*More information coming soon! Registration will be open after Spring Break!
Student Government Casino Extravaganza - March 29, 2014
March 29, 2014 from 7pm-10pm in the aux gym at the W. A. Lettinga Campus. Cost is $5/person if tickets are purchased before March 21. Includes hors d'oeuvres, photo booth, and 3 hours of play.
*Click on the links at the bottom of the page for more information about these upcoming events!
Events at a Glance
The staff and students in Student Life work hard to make campus life enjoyable. From fun and upbeat get-togethers to educational speakers and interactive activities, Student Life makes coming to campus more than just going to class.
What's going on?
Check out the list of fun and educational events coming soon. Whoever you are, we want you to get involved.
To add the Student Life events calendar to your PantherMail Google Calendar:
- Open your PantherMail, Click on "Calendars" in the upper left corner
- Once your calendar opens, look for the heading "Other Calendars" in the left-hand column
- Type in "email@example.com" where it says "Add a coworker's calendar" and push enter
- The Student Life Calendar will then appear on your calendar in a different color than yours.
Stay tuned for additional opportunities!
Please contact Student Life or Nick Smith (Nick.Smith@davenport.edu) with any questions regarding events.