WIM Luncheon: Cindy Harding, Interim Director of LA County Public Health

Many many thanks to Cindy Harding, the Interim Director of LA County Public Health, for a very informative and entertaining talk on LA County Public Health and beyond.

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WIM Book Club First Book: My Brief History, by Stephen Hawking

Next WIM Book Club Meeting
Date: December 8, 2014, Monday
Time: Noon to 1:00
Location: Norris Library West Conference Room
Book to be discussed: My Brief History, by Stephen Hawking, ISBN: 978-0-345-53528-3, 144 pages

“Writing with characteristic humility and humor, Hawking opens up about the challenges that confronted him following his diagnosis of ALS at age twenty-one. Tracing his development as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onward through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time—one of the iconic books of the twentieth century.”
My Brief History, by Stephen Hawking
ISBN: 978-0-345-53528-3 Audio excerpt

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At our next WIM Book Club meeting we will also choose our first fiction book.

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EVENT CANCELLED: WIM Professional Development Workshop: Peter Cardon “Speaking and Presenting with Authenticity”

To be rescheduled at the earliest possible date.

Excellent speakers and presenters use the power of authenticity to connect with their audiences. In this interactive session, we’ll explore ways you can speak with more authenticity and influence others on a deeper level.
Peter Cardon, PhD MBA
Speaking and Presenting with Authenticity
USC Women in Management
Professional Development Workshop
on Friday, November 7, 2014 from 12-1, Room 305, IRD Buidling, HSC, Brown Bag Event.
Please RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp

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November 18: 2014 Honorary Members luncheon, Vineyard Room – Davidson Conference Center (UPC), Noon to 1:30

There’s still time to make your reservations for the 2014 Honorary Members luncheon. Here’s the list of honorary members that have confirmed their attendance so far:

Brenda Barnes, President and General Manager, KUSC
Marilyn Flynn, Dean, School of Social Work
Katharine Harrington, Vice President of Admissions and Planning
Janis McEldowney, Associate Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Sarah Pratt, Vice Provost for Graduate Programs
Catherine Quinlan, Dean of the USC Libraries

DATE: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
TIME: 12 Noon to 1:30pm
PLACE: Vineyard Room – Davidson Conference Center (UPC)
COST: $20.00 Members
$25.00 Non-Members and Guests
Make your reservations online by clicking the RSVP button at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp
Reservation and Cancellation Deadline: 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 14, 2014. There are no refunds for cancellations after the deadline, and no-shows will be billed for the meal.

Please see the attached flyer for more information.

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