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Teach for America


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UPCOMING EVENTS

Distinguished Leadership Series Event: 2020 Vision - The Future of Work with Millennial Leaders
Hosted by Citi
March 24, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
For more information, please contact Janyce Hunt at jhunt@cupusa.org

Member Training

Hosted by Creative Artists Agency 
(New York City)
March 29, 2016
8:00 a.m - 10:00 a.m.

For more information, please contact Nina Pascussi at npascussi@cupusa.org

ANNOUNCEMENTS

WELCOME TO THE 2016 CUP FELLOWS
CUP is pleased to introduce the 2016 CUP Fellows. Twenty-six talented professionals with a passion for civic engagement have been selected from across the public, private and nonprofit sectors to join this year's CUP Fellows cohort. Through the CUP Fellows Program, participants will complete a rigorous ten-month leadership development experience that includes comprehensive trainings on topics such as board service, fundraising and public speaking. Click here to meet the 2016 CUP Fellows.

The 2016 CUP Fellows Program kicked off on February 20th with a day-long session hosted by Citi. The Fellows participated in business improvisation and an interactive workshop designed to assess their leadership and communication styles. The day-long session also included a keynote conversation with Shavar Jeffries, Partner at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, and a CUP Fellows Alumni panel featuring 2014 Fellow Jazmin Chavez, Manager of Social Media and Community Engagement at Office of New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, 2008 Fellow Jeanine Conley, Partner at BakerHostetler LLP, and 2010 Fellow Stephan Nicoleau, Founder & Managing Partner, Critical Value Advisors. Click here to view photos from this event.



 
CUP'S 2ND CDO ROUNDTABLE HOSTED BY THOMSON REUTERS
On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, CUP held its 2nd Chief Diversity Officer Roundtable "Does Diversity Create Bottom Line Value?", hosted by Thomson Reuters which convened 80 senior executives and junior high-potential professionals across industries to engage in cross-sector dialogue on best practices for instilling diversity & inclusion (D&I) principles and behaviors into organizational culture and systems. Panelists included: Mandell Crawley, Global Chief Marketing Officer at Morgan Stanley; Patsy Doerr, Global Head of Corporate Responsibility & Inclusions at Thomson Reuters; and Daisy Auger-Domínguez, Global Head of Diversity Staffing at Google Inc. The moderator for the evening was Lauren Young, Journalist at Thomson Reuters. To view more photos from this event, please click here.



SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CUP MEMBERS
Discounted tickets are available to see the new Broadway show, HUGHIE. See the talented Forest Whitaker take his craft to Broadway! He brings an understated elegance to the lead role, Erie, who is down in his luck and struggling to see himself as more than he is. If you are in the mood for reflected appraisal and soul searching, this is for you.  If you are a current CUP member and interested in this offer, please email Jenn Olayon at jolayon@cupusa.org.

CUP NEWS

WELCOME TO OUR NEW CUP MEMBERS
Click here to see the full list of our newest members.

JOIN CUP TODAY OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP
 If you have questions or need more information, please don't hesitate to email Jolayon@cupusa.org 

CONGRATULATIONS TO CUP MEMBERS    
  • 2014 CUP Fellow Paul Rodriguez moved to a new role as Deputy Counsel to the Mayor at the Mayor's Office, City of New York. He was previously an Associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.
  • 2013 CUP ELP Participant Sabastian Niles was elected to partnership at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.
  • 2010 CUP Fellow Reshma Saujani was a guest on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah! Take a look as she discusses her organization, Girls Who Code
  • CUP Member Taneshia Nash Laird, CEO of Legacy Business Advisors, has been appointed by Newark, NJ Mayor Ras Baraka to the city's Economic and Social Responsibility Commission. She's also been named an advisor to the nonprofit Athletes Economic Alliance as well as a economic policy panelist on the New Jersey Now public affairs show.
CHECK OUT OUR 2015 CUP CATALYSTS VIDEOS

SAVE THE DATE: New America Alliance's (NAA's) 16th Wall Street Summit will be held on Oct. 5-6, 2016
                                                                                                                           

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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Bryant Rabbino LLP is hiring. Learn more...

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Viacom is hiring. Learn more...
 
To learn more about other job opportunities, click here.    

Does your company have employment opportunities that you would like us to share with CUP's diverse network of professionals?  If so, please reach out to us!  We can post your reviewed and approved job position(s) in our newsletter and on our website. Contact Us. 
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