NYU Wagner Alumni e-News - December 2011

In This Issue:

Events, Lectures and Regional Event


Roundtable Discussion on Long-Term Liabilities & Healthcare


Monday, December 12, 2011
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Puck Building, Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette Street, NYC
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Performance Management Professionals Colloquium 
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 
The Puck Building, Mulberry Conference Room
295 Lafayette Street, NYC
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NYU LGBTQ Annual Holiday Party
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The NYU Torch Club
18 Waverly Place, NYC

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Wagner Doctoral Holiday Reception
Thursday, December 15, 2011
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Puck Building
Rice Conference Room/Newman Reception Area
295 Lafayette Street, NYC
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Steinhardt Music and Performing Arts Presents: A Winter Choral Concert
Friday, December 16, 2011
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Frederick Loewe Theatre
35 West Fourth Street, NYC

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Christmas Eve Caroling in Washington Square Park
Saturday, December 24, 2011
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Washington Square Park, NYC
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For updated listings and event details, as well as RSVP information, click on the link below.

NYU Alumni Events!

University-wide Alumni Calendar


Office of Career Services (OCS): Mid - to - Senior Level Job Postings

Wagner's OCS Career Directory is a great resource for alumni looking to take the next step in their career. Here is a sampling of mid- to senior-level postings currently available:

  • Director of Domestic Human Resources
    Doctors Without Borders (New York, NY) 
  • Deputy Director,Technical Services
    Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. (Washington, DC)
  • Assistant Director, Resident Business Development
    NYC Housing Authority (New York, NY)
  • Associate Director of Portfolio Planning
    NYC Department of Education (New York, NY)
  • Director of Financial Aid
    Relay Graduate School of Education (New York, NY)
  • Director, Epidemiology Center
    Social & Scientific Systems, Inc. (Durham, NC) 

Log on to the OCS Career Directory for full job descriptions and application instructions online. Be sure to check the Career Directory regularly for a job posting perfect for YOU.


Alumni In Action - Public Service Spotlight

Doug White (MPA '07) is the Manager for Government Affairs at Cricket Communications, Inc.   Doug shares how his Wagner experience allowed him to merge his interest in local politics with his desire to provide opportunities for underserved populations.

Read more about Doug.


Peace, Hope, Joy, and Wagner!

We know you all work hard to make the world a more peaceful, joyous place. As you celebrate the sentiments of the season, we hope you will remember NYU Wagner when making your annual donations. Your gifts support lifelong education and programming opportunities provided for students and alumni alike. Help us respond to your evolving learning and career needs by contributing critical financial support. You can make an online contribution or mail a check (made out to NYU Wagner) to 295 Lafayette St., 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10012-9604. Please indicate that your gift should go to support the Wagner Annual Fund. 

THANK YOU to all who give back to Wagner, be it through donations of time or money. We appreciate the support our Alumni and Friends give us.


Did You Know...?

Upates from fellow Wagnerites!

Whitney Bonham (MPA ’11) is the Project Coordinator at ConceptLink. ConceptLink is a consulting firm that helps organizations maximize their impact in empowering African communities. They provide organizations with development-related services in New York and Johannesburg, South Africa, including special events, strategy development, brand awareness and Board engagement. You can view more information here: www.conceptlink.com

Anna Brennan-Curry (MPA '09) recently accepted the Manager of Communications & Volunteer Support position at Institute for Human Services.

Carly Einstein (MPA '11) was recently promoted to Assistant Director of Graduate Career Services for the University of Denver.

Selena Juneau-Vogel (MPA '11) recently began a specialist position with Fractured Atlas, a nonprofit organization that helps over 19,000 artists and arts organizations nationwide function more effectively as businesses with services including fiscal sponsorship, liability insurance and technology-based management tools.  Selena coordinates the development of ATHENA, a community-designed, open-source software platform for selling tickets, tracking donations and managing contacts. 

Elizabeth Lauros (MPA '10) recently accepted a promotion.  Liz is now the Commissioner's Office Chief of Staff at NYC Administration for Children's Services.


Be in the next "Did you Know..."

In each issue of the Wagner Alumni e-News, we highlight alumni who are doing interesting work in the public sector. Please share your news with us at wagner.alumni@nyu.edu!