Payson Center Events

This is a reverse chronological listing of all Payson Center Events since 2012.

Jane Wei-Skillern: Keynote speaker of Social Innovation Symposium

Jane Wei-Skillern, Adjunct Associate Professor at the Center for Nonprofit and Public Leadership at the University of California, Berkeley, will speak about her research on leadership and management of social enterprises.  She has examined the topics of nonprofit growth and management of multi-site nonprofits, and for nearly a decade, has been focused on nonprofit networks.
Event Date: 
Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 6:00pm

Careers in International and Local Development Panel

International development skills applied both at home & abroad

Dr. Dauphine Sloan, Senior Professor of Practice/Graduate & Doctoral Studies Advisor and the Payson Graduate Student Association (PGSA) are presenting a career development panel on Wednesday, March 18th where International Development graduate students can:

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 5:30pm

Co-discoverer of HIV to be keynote speaker of public health symposium

Dr. Robert Gallo, most widely known as a co-discoverer of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the cause of AIDS, will speak on “Journey with Blood Cells and Viruses” at Freeman Auditorium in Woldenberg Art Center at 7 p.m., March 12.

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:00pm

Application Deadline for Summer Institute 2015

All Summer Institute 2015 applications must be received by this date.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 11:55pm

Application Deadline for Geneva and Panama Summer for Development

All applications and deposits for the Geneva Summer for Development and Panama Summer for Development Undergraduate Study Abroad program must be received by this date.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 11:55pm

Tulane Center for Public Service National Service Info and Networking Event

Whether you are a Freshman or a Senior in college, there is always one question lingering in the back of your mind: what's next? 

National service programs not only provide students with opportunities to engage with communities in a real and sustained matter, but they can also be a gateway to future careers and professional opportunities. 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 4:30pm

NewDay Speaker: Brett Jenks, President & CEO of Rare

For more than twenty-five years, Rare has empowered local communities in over fifty countries to shift from being resource users to environmental stewards. Rare’s unique approach trains local leaders to lead change, leaving a legacy of increased capacity and a sense of ownership, responsibility and pride in conservation. Jenks leads Rare’s organizational development, from strategic planning to program development and fundraising.

Event Date: 
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

City, Culture, and Community Graduate Student Symposium

Social Justice and the City

This symposium is an opportunity for graduate student scholars to present their work in an interdisciplinary environment. We are interested in how scholars frame issues of social justice in terms of disaster resilience, urban design and planning, public participation in policy, and the environment in the context of urban change. Approaching the tenth anniversary year of Hurricane Katrina, this symposium is an opportunity to explore urban equity in a global context.

Event Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:30am

PGSA Nominations Due

As stated in the PGSA Elections: Call for Nominations announcement, March 5th is the deadline to submit nominations for the following positions:

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 11:55pm

Grad Fest

Grad Fest is for those students who are graduating or participating in commencement this May. Graduating students can find more information about Grad Fest on the Tulane Web site or on the University commencement Web site.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Wed Mar 04 2015.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:00am
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 11:00am


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