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Building a Flourishing Culture of Development: luncheon discussion with Marlene Loadvine, Senior Associate Dean, External Relations, School of Cinematic Arts

Please join us for the second WIM program of the year

Building a Flourishing Culture of Development
a luncheon discussion with Marlene Loadvine, Senior Associate Dean, External Relations, School of Cinematic Arts

_cfimg2274268008229291114.jpg (JPEG Image, 197 × 240 pixels)Ms. Loadvine will share professional experiences and personal anecdotes from working in fundraising for over 35 years, including the early days with Dean Elizabeth Daley to insights into supporting USC’s current campaign. She will explore the evolving environment for women in leadership and the changing nature of Development.

DATE Tuesday, February 18, 2014
TIME: Noon to 1:30pm
PLACE: Doheny Memorial Library (DML 240)
COST: $15.00 Members | $18.00 Guests

Since 1991, under her leadership at the School of Cinematic Arts, Marlene Loadvine has raised over half a billion dollars in new gifts and pledges and increased the endowment from $6 million to over $190 million, including a record 25 endowed faculty positions. In October of 2006 the school announced the largest single donation in USC history with $175 million gift from the George Lucas Family Foundation. Marlene and her fundraising team have brought in $135 million towards the capital construction funds for the new Cinematic Arts complex.

Marlene has been in professional fundraising for more than three decades and at USC since 1985, continuing in her third University-wide campaign. In addition to her long-time association with USC, Marlene has been a member and speaker for the National Society of Fundraising Executives (NSFRE) and Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

Marlene holds a Bachelor degree in Psychology and her Master of Business Administration from the USC Marshall School of Business. She and her husband Bill are parents of two USC daughters.

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6th Annual USC Women’s Conference – Women Making an Impact

Join more than 1,000 USC women – alumnae, parents, students, faculty, staff and friends – on Thursday, March 6, 2014 for the 6th Annual USC Women’s Conference – Women Making an Impact!

This highly anticipated conference brings together women of all backgrounds for a day of empowerment, inspiration, and professional networking.

Register now and enjoy the day on the beautiful USC campus, starting with coffee and networking at Bovard before our kick-off celebration featuring USC Provost Elizabeth Garrett and USC Deans Gallagher (Rossier), Flynn (Social Work) and Muhl (Roski). Continue on to our power lunch at the USC Galen Center followed by the moving keynote speakers program. Caps off the day with our signature champagne and networking reception, featuring book signings by the conference speakers.

For more information and regular updates please contact us by e-mail or call at 213-740-2300.

Register by January 31, 2014 and save up to $25 per guest.

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Professional Development event with Stacy Geck


Establishing an Executive Presence
A morning discussion with Stacy Geck, Associate Professor of Clinical Management Communication at the Center for Management Communication at the Marshall School of Business on ways to use your voice and demeanor to establish credibility and an “executive presence” in your interactions.
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Stacy Geck will be speaking on “Establishing an Executive Presence” at 8:30 on Wednesday Jan 8 at 8:30 at HSC CHP 102

Stacy Geck, Associate Professor of Clinical Management Communication Center for Management Communication Marshall School of Business, is an expert in organizational communication effectiveness, intercultural communication, managerial communication (written, oral, and interpersonal), executive presence coaching, effective mentoring techniques, and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) as a certified facilitator and practitioner. Her research has been published in Journal of Cooperative Education, the Western Speech Communication Association, and the American Society of Trial Consultants. Outside of USC, she frequently works as an independent management consultant specializing in executive effectiveness and organizational change.

Please join WIM Professional Development for a discussion on Establishing an Executive Presence with Stacy Geck from 8:30 to 9:30AM, Wednesday, January 8th, HSC, Center for Health Professionals, CHP 102, No Charge, feel free to bring your own breakfast.

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