Upcoming Speakers


Patrick Combs
Patrick Combs Major in Success
September 20, 2016
Two Shows- 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Performing Arts Center
Sponsored by: The Office of Career Services

This event is part of the FYE Success Series.

Come take part in an event that is a fun and interactive way to learn how to be successful in life! Patrick Combs is a career coach and best-selling author that travels coast-to-coast teaching college students how to Major in Success. The book, appropriately titled Major in Success, provides information regarding which types of involvement will benefit students most after college. It also points out ways to become a dedicated student in order to make your college experience easier. Patrick discusses the importance of the “unassigned homework.” What “unassigned homework” do you plan to start this semester to get ahead in your career?

Dennis Gillan
Dennis Gillan “3 Brothers, 2 Suicides, 1 Story of
Perseverance & Recovery”
September 26, 2016
7:00 PM
Russell Union Ballroom
Sponsored by: University Wellness Program, Vice President of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management, Health Services, Counseling Center

Please bring Eagle ID. Attendance Verification will be provided.

Dennis Gillan is an ordinary guy with an extraordinary story of perseverance & recovery. After years of silence regarding the suicide deaths of his two brothers, Dennis is sharing his story of survival. He will talk about how he got back on his feet one day at a time.

Dr. Maura Cullen
Maura Cullen (2) Increasing Diversity Competence with Mara Cullen
September 27, 2016
Two Shows – 6:00 pm & 8:00 pm
Russell Union Ballroom
Sponsored by: Multicultural Student Center

This event is part of the FYE Success Series. 

Dr. Maura Cullen has been referred to as being the best there is at simplifying the complex issues of diversity in an entertaining and educational manner. Since 1987, Dr. Cullen has been capturing the hearts and minds of people with her dynamic seminars and speaking engagements throughout the United States, Canada and Australia. Maura is considered one of the foremost authorities on issues of diversity and leadership having worked with over 500 organizations with audiences ranging from 8 to 8,000 people.

Last updated: 8/25/2016

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