More than 450 undergraduate students took advantage of 380 courses through cross-registration among Consortium institutions during 2011-12.
Business-College/University Networking Breakfast Forum
“Forging Stronger, More Impactful Relationships between Greater Worcester’s Business and College/University Communities”
WHEN: Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
WHERE: Coral Seafood, 225 Shrewsbury Street, Worcester MA
7:30 a.m. - Registration, Networking, Breakfast Buffet Open
8:00 a.m. - Program
- Opening Comments and Introduction: Michael Moore, MA State Senator, Second Worcester District & Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Higher Education
- Keynote Speaker: Gregory Bialecki, Secretary of Housing and Economic Development, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Dennis D. Berkey, President and CEO, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Marie Jordan, Vice President - Electric System Engineering, National Grid
Erik G. Wexler, President, New England Market, Vanguard Health Systems & CEO, St. Vincent Hospital
9:00 a.m. - Networking
9:30 a.m. - Depart
WHO: Anticipated Attendees: Senior administrators and middle managers from regional colleges and universities*; business leaders and middle managers looking to establish or grow partnerships with regional higher education institutions; government and elected officials.
Invited colleges: Anna Maria College*, Assumption College*, Becker College*, Clark University*, College of the Holy Cross*, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University*, Fitchburg State University, Framingham State University, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences*, Mount Wachusett Community College, Nichols College*, Quinsigamond Community College*, University of Massachusetts Medical School*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute*, Worcester State University*
COST: Consortium Member Faculty/Staff - $25; Non-Consortium - $35
With thanks to our media sponsor:
Table Sponsors are:
- Bowditch & Dewey LLP
- Cutler Associates
- Mirick O'Connell
- National Grid
- Peoples United Bank
- Sapers & Wallack, Inc.
- Smarthinking, Inc.
- Whalley Computer Associates
- Worcester Airport Limousine