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September 23rd, 2019:

This past week, Global Leadership Initiative had it’s first ever monthly networking dinner for the 2019-2020 season. We could not have been more excited to host five awesome guests:

  • Kendra McSweeney: Department of Geography with interest in human-environment interactions
  • Patrice Hamel: Department of Molecular Genetics with research in membrane biogenesis and the coufounder of the Trondbuss Program
  • Neil Drobny: Program Director in Environment, Economics, Development, & Sustainability
  • Celia Latz: Current writer and artist who has designed fashion textiles in Venice, Italy
  • Gil Latz: Vice Provost for Global Strategies and International Affairs

The evening was filled with tons of learning, wonderful conversation, laughs, and full bellies. Check out more photos of the cohort in action at the dinner:

Our tasty dinner. Yum!


Cohort members Faith Lewis & Sana Murteza

Patrice Hamel chatting with the cohort about his research in membrane biogenesis.