Free Networking Opportunity
Evening Networking &
Event sponsored by
the St. Andrews Society of Detroit
Wed., Jan. 25, 2012
5:30 - 9 p.m.
Kilgour Scottish Centre
2360 Rochester Court, Troy
Free for students and alumni
Featuring Anne Doyle's special presentation
The Next Frontier for American Women: Leadership
About the Speaker:
Anne Doyle has been on the front lines and the
battle lines of women's progress for nearly four
decades. She began her career as a pioneering TV News
and the TV Sports broadcaster in the 1970's and 80's. She
then moved to the corporate world, rising through the
ranks at Ford Motor Company. Most recently she's been
working on her recently-released book Powering Up!
How America's Women Achievers Become Leaders. For
more information on Anne Doyle visit
annedoylestrategies.com. Anne's book will be
available for purchase during the event.
Office of Alumni Relations or call 248-823-1298.
Title: Finance Intern
Company: Dialogue Marketing
Location: Troy, MI
Description: Dialogue Marketing is
actively seeking a recent college graduate with a
degree in Accounting or Finance. This is an
opportunity to gain great experience in the field of
accounting/ finance, and to learn with a growing
Duties: Provides assistance to the
corporate financial associates. Prepares business
reports, proposals, and presentations, financial
planning, business analysis, preparation of budgets
and forecasts. Responsible for preparation of pro
forma financial statements. Generate financial
reports from various financial systems. Manage
expense commitments with various vendors.
Qualifications: Bachelors in
Accounting or Finance. Graduated with a 3.3 minimum
GPA, and proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office
products. Must have thorough knowledge of pro
view a more detailed description, interested and
qualified Walsh College alumni should log onto
eRecruiting. For more information on Walsh
Career Services contact
Check back every month for a job
posting in our new section, "Currently Hiring"
brought to you by Walsh College
A Celebration of Freedom
Honoring the Spirit and Memory of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Sponsored by Walsh College
Mon., January 16, 2012
Athens High School
4333 John R Road, Troy
This is a free event open to the public.
The program includes a welcome and unity walk with Ray
C. Johnson, a performance by the Troy Honor Choir, and
much more. Breakfast will follow the program. For more
Rose Zook at 248-823-1232
Webinars at Walsh College
We'll be offering a variety of
webinars for job seekers, employers and entrepreneurs.
Upcoming webinars include:
LinkedIn 101: Employers and Recruiters
Tues., Jan. 17, 12:15 - 1 p.m.
LinkedIn 101: Job Seekers and Networking
Wed., Jan. 18, 12:15 - 1 p.m.
What is Blackstone LaunchPad
Wed., Jan. 18, 4:45 - 6 p.m.
Register or learn more at
Leveraging the Power of Social Media
Tues., Jan. 17, 4:45 - 6 p.m.
Speaker: Lauren Ziskie, Walsh Adjunct Faculty
Customer Research: Where Do You Start?
Tues., Jan. 31, 5 - 6 p.m.
To register email
or call 248-823-1670.
98th Walsh College
Sat., Jan. 28, 2012
12 - 1:30 p.m.
Zion Christian Church, Troy
The Walsh College Alumni Association is seeking alumni
volunteers to help distribute padfolios to newly minted
alumni at our annual commencement ceremony.
Three volunteer positions remain for this event. To register, e-mail
Savannah Lee or call
A Day of Education and Resources for Women Entrepreneurs
Wed., Feb 8, 2012
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
A first-of-its kind event designed to help any woman
that has a passion for entrepreneurship. Register:
Sat., Mar. 31, 2012
Red Run Golf Club
Royal Oak, MI
Join the Walsh College Alumni
Association for the 3rd Annual Casino Night! This is a
fundraiser to benefit alumni programming and student
scholarships. The event includes food, raffles prizes,
and gaming on professional tables.
*Please note that cash will not be awarded.
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Various opportunities
are available. You can review them
Savannah Lee for more info. For additional info on
Casino Night visit,
Register now for CE and Certification Classes in 2012
include AINS, PHR and Business 360.
on the web at
Innovation Starts Here Competition - What Bugs You?
The purpose of this competition is to get future
entrepreneurs thinking about new products and services
that fill a void, and how they can bring those products
and services to the marketplace.
Submissions are due by January 31, 2012 at 5 p.m. For
more information and to register visit
The Walsh College Office of Development & Alumni
Relations is now accepting nominations for the
2012 Distinguished Alumni Award and the
2012 Graduate of the Last Decade Award. These
prestigious awards are given to high achieving alumni
who have done great things not only in their career but
in the community as well. For complete award criteria
www.walshcollege.edu/nominate. If you have someone
you would like to nominate please e-mail their name to
firstname.lastname@example.org and specify which award
you are nominating them for.
Need to update your skills and want the PMP or
CISSP certifications? A study group will be
forming in January for those interested in taking the
PMP and the CISSP exams. Please contact Jessica Bradford
email@example.com if you are interested in
joining the group. We will collectively decide on a
meeting time and place once we have the group formed.
Welcome to the January 2012
issue of E-NEWS, the Alumni
e-Newsletter for Walsh College.
Locate all things alumni:
us a tweet and we'll re-tweet you!
Walsh Alumni @yourname
Update Your Information
Contact Alumni Relations
MSF 1992, joined Deloitte as an audit staff member.
Elaine Chang, BBA 2001, was promoted at
Novogradac & Company LLP.
Diana Webb, MSM 1996, received her
PhD in Organization and Management from Capella
help you stay in contact with fellow grads. Keep us
informed by updating your contact info and sending
in news about your
life and career.
Alumni Relations, Walsh College, P.O. Box 7006,
Troy, Michigan, 48007-7006
calls please; information must be in writing.
1st and 3rd Friday of every month
Jan. 27, 2012
8-9 a.m. (7:45 a.m. sign-in)
Troy Group2nd and 4th Mon. of the month
Jan. 9 & 23, 2012
8:15 – 9:45 a.m. (8 a.m. sign-in )
Troy Campus, Room 208
Looking to improve your public speaking and
leadership skills, or to remain competitive during a
job search? Learn more
Novi Affinity Group
3rd Wed. of each month
Jan. 18, 2012
Novi campus, Cafeteria
Troy Affinity Group
2nd Thurs. of each month
Jan. 12, 2012
Troy campus, Cafeteria
To learn more about Inforum, Michigan's
largest professional organization for women, visit
Sat., Jan. 14, 2012
Troy Campus, Room 199
Share and educate the group on all
facets of web development tools and
techniques, as well as initiate and
publish open source web-based software
projects. For more information, visit