2017/18 WIM BOARD ELECTIONS

Hello!

Do you like organizing parties?
Do you like networking with your peers?
Do you like presenting speakers new and exciting ideas?

Well, nominating yourself for a spot on the USC Women in Management Board might be right for you!

Feel free to contact Stacy Patterson to nominate yourself for role on the WIM Board this coming year. If you’d like more information about all this WIM wonderfulness, please take a look at our Board and Board Members on this webpage http://www.uscwim.org/officerdir.asp and feel free to contact any one of us to discuss your potential future on the WIM Board should you decide to throw your very chic hat in the ring this year.

But don’t delay! Time is running out to nominate yourself for an exciting adventure on the WIM Board.

You do have to be a WIM member to stand for a WIM Board Member position, so…

It’s fun and easy.

June 19, 2017: HSC Book Club: “Nudge”

WIM HSC Book Club
Monday, June 19, 2017
Noon to 1:00pm
Norris Medical Library West Conference Room
Next book:
Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness
by Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein
ISBN: 978-0143115267
More book information: http://nudges.org/
RSVP, helpful, but not necessary: http://uscwim.org/calendar.asp

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In the most recent issue of The Economist magazine, there’s an article mentioning the authors of “Nudge,” leading me to wonder if The Economist magazine is stalking me again. An interesting read, nonetheless:
http://www.economist.com/news/international/21722163-experimental-iterative-data-driven-approach-gaining-ground-policymakers-around

May 15, 2017: HSC Book Club — The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

WIM Brown Bag Book Club
“The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”
by Rebecca Skloot ISBN 978- 0307888444
Next Meeting: Monday, May 15, 2017, Noon to 1:00
Norris Medical Library East Conference Room, HSC
More information: http://rebeccaskloot.com/the-immortal-life/
Please RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp in case there are updates.

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April 17, 2017: HSC Book Club “Across a Hundred Mountains”

WIM Brown Bag Book Club
“Across a Hundred Mountains”
by Reyna Grande
ISBN 978-0743269582
Next Meeting: Monday, April 17, 2017, Noon to 1:00
Norris Medical Library East Conference Room, HSC
More information: http://reynagrande.com/books/across/
Please RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp in case there are updates.

Click here for pdf flyer

You don’t have to be a member of WIM to join the book clubs.

2/16/2017 Poets Tea photos

An excellent time, and excellent food, were had by all!

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Kristine Moe took all the best photos, so please mouse over the images below to see her fine work.

2/16/2017: Late breaking news! Sholeh Wolpe joins us for the Poets Tea

WIM Poets Tea at HSC is delighted to announce that

Shloeh Wolpe

Will be joining us on February 16, 2017

Ms. Wolpe’s poetry can be found at http://www.sholehwolpe.com/

Also joining us will be

Suzanne Lummis http://suzannelummis.com/
Lynne Thompson http://www.poetry.us.com/lynnethompson.html
Amy Uyematsu https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poets/detail/amy-uyematsu
Michelle Bitting http://www.michellebitting.com/

Please be sure to RSVP by February 9, 2017 due to the complex nature of the catering.

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 5-7 PM
Norris Medical Library West Conference Room, HSC
WIM members free; non-members $10
Please RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp by February 9, 2017