February 2018 22

  • Thursday
    9:00 AM
    Annual Denison Gathering in Naples
    Annual Denison Gathering in Naples

    Join us at the Hilton Naples to catch up with Denison friends, hear from President Adam Weinberg, and enjoy a special presentation from Hank Malin of Denison’s Knowlton Center for Career Exploration, followed by lunch.

    We know you will find the presentations to be both informative and entertaining, and the fellowship will be fun and lively. The cost for this event, including lunch, is $30 per person.

    PROGRAM

    9 a.m. - Check-In, Coffee, and Conversation

    9:45 a.m. - Career Exploration and Outcomes: Denison’s Knowlton Center in Action

    Hank Malin, Assistant Vice President and Executive Director, Austin E. Knowlton Center for Career Exploration

    Liberal arts career offices are transforming quickly, and Denison’s Austin E. Knowlton Center for Career Exploration is at the forefront of that change. Students, parents, and employers all have high expectations. Students are seeking individualized coaching and high impact internships experiences to prepare them to enter the workforce. Parents are expecting a strong return on their tuition investment. Employers want new hires who possess contemporary skills and the ability to adapt quickly to changing marketplace conditions. Hank will outline a rapidly evolving hiring dynamic and how Denison and the Knowlton Center are ensuring valuable outcomes for our students.

    11 a.m. - Five Years In …

    Adam Weinberg, University President

    President Weinberg shares his reflections and observations on his first five years at Denison. He will discuss the surprises, challenges, and opportunities he has encountered. In addition, he will outline several new and exciting strategic initiatives at Denison, as well as some of the college’s most recent achievements. He also will share his vision for the future of Denison, its students, and the liberal arts.

    Noon - Social Time

    12:30 p.m. - Lunch

    Contact the Office of Alumni & Family Engagement with questions by email at alumni@denison.edu or by phone at 740-587-5659.

    We hope to see you there!

    Admission: See event registration page for details.