MSPM: IN THE KNOW February 26, 2019

Top 3 for 26 February 2019:

1. Announcements

    • Summer 2019 Class Registration : As posted on the newsletter last week, Summer 2019 Registration begins this Friday, March 1st! Although not a required semester, Summer is the best time to fulfill your electives. All students planning to register in the summer should check any holds on their accounts that may be prevent them from registering. Holds may be viewed via GWeb>Student Records and Registration>Student Records and Information>View Administrative Holds.  Students should contact Student Accounts Office for any questions related to financial holds (sao@gwu.edu | Phone: 202-994-7350). Questions about administrative holds due to missing transcripts, academic integrity training or any other related program requirements should be directed to mspminfo@gwu.edu.

2. Events 

  • PMI Washington Circle Luncheon Event Update The upcoming PMIWDC Washington Circle Luncheon event scheduled this Thursday, February 28 had changed due to unforeseen circumstances. The event will be in the same location at 11:30 AM. New topic and speaker information are below:

Location: 2201 G Street, Northwest Duques Hall 453, Washington DC 20052 Time: 11:30 AM – Networking 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM – Presentation Event is free and open to public! Register here!

About the event:”Strong Body, Sharp Brain, Endless Energy: The Unbeatable Business Edge”Smart business leaders do what it takes to be at the top of their game and maximize their greatest assets. Learn:

  • Mindset mastery that will change your intermittent efforts into lifelong healthy habits
  • Your Executive Fitness Formula: the four-level plan that assures a custom fit for every situation
  • Metabolism magic to burn calories like a furnace • Four factors that forever fix fatigue
  • Stress busters that save your sanity • Goodbye back pain in two minutes a day
  • The Superfood Formula for your healthy weight
  • Brain fitness facts that will change the way you age.

And much more! Join us to get inspired and get moving on a path to greater health! Good for business and even better for YOU!

About the Speaker: Cathy Richards, M.A.Cathy Richards is a lifestyle and wellness strategist and speaker who helps smart leaders maximize physical health, brain function, and energy levels for an unbeatable business edge. Her unique “never too early, never too late” approach merges messages of wellness for all ages after spending fifteen years in corporate wellness for Marriott and eight years in senior wellness for Asbury, both leaders in their industries. Cathy earned the coveted C. Everett Coop National Health Award and has a M.A. Degree in Exercise Physiology. With more than 20 years’ experience as a wellness coach and strategist, she unlocks key mindset shifts and strategies for lasting motivation and lifestyle change at any age. Her passion for healthy living is contagious and she is a frequent presenter for employer groups and conferences, bringing a rich perspective and a lasting impression. 

3. Job and Internship Opportunities 

    • Banco Adopem Summer Internship
      • Students interested in working internationally in Finance, in Microenterprise/Micro-financing, must be skilled in oral and written conversational Spanish
      • The intern will begin working in the appropriate department and office of Banco Adopem, learning the business.
      • Opportunity to be assigned to work directly with one of the Bank’s clients to support these entrepreneurs and help them successfully manage and grow their businesses. 
      • Open to currently-enrolled student in one of GW’s undergraduate or graduate programs, with a graduation date after May 2019 and with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2. 
      • Application deadline is on February 28 at 10:00 PM. Apply in Handshake today! 
    • Analyst, Partnerships at Hilton
      • Assist in the strategic development of partnership programs and promotions to meet Customer Marketing goals and support a variety of programs that fall within the Loyalty Partnerships team, including, but not limited to Amazon Shop with Points, Points.com and Enterprise Car Rental. 
      • Responsible for the execution of various partnership initiatives, including quarterly promotions, channel placements and overall campaign management, and analysis and reporting associated with these partnership programs. 
      • BA/BS Bachelor’s Degree, Two to three (2 – 3) years of professional experience
      • Applications close on March 6 at 10:00 AM. Apply in Handshake now! 
    • Cisco Sales Development Internship
      • Exposes students to Cisco’s technology and customers while providing hands-on training and group project experience.
      • Open to students pursuing a BS or MS degree in Business, Sales, Marketing, Communications, Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance or related area set to graduate December 2020- May 2022.
      • Students will gain exposure to Cisco technology, sales and the chance to network and learn from top sales leaders within the organization.
      • Apply here now!