Events and Conference Programs

Summer Networking Events - Save The Dates

July 13th - Chicago

 August 2nd - San Francisco
featuring Varsha Rao, former Global Head of Operations for Airbnb

Coming Soon Philadelphia, NYC, Miami & Beijing!

September 25th
Career Networking "Interview Do’s and Don’ts”

November 2nd & 3rd

Fall Conference

Previous Receptions
July 7th 2017

October 27th - 28th
Fall Conference: Media Mania: The Prevalence of Media in Our Everyday Lives

Summer Career Networking Events
NYC - June 22
Boston -
July 25th
San Francisco
- July 26th
Los Angeles -
August 9th
April 7th - 8th

April 7th - 8th
TCPW Spring Conference
“Politics and the Election of 2016: How We Got to Now”

Thursday March 10 - Los Angeles
20th Century Fox Studios
Penn Pioneers in Film and Media featuring TCPW members Meredith Stiehm, C’90 and Stacey Snider C’82, Matt Selman, C’93, Ari Emanuel
Faculty Lecturer: Professor Peter Decherney
June 23rd
Featuring Farah Jimenez C'90 L'96
School Reform Commission
School District of Philadelphia
Morgan Lewis & Bockius
1701 Market Street, 9th Floor

New York
July 14th
Featuring Carly Zakin, C'08, and Danielle Weisberg, co-founders of the Skimm
Penn Club of New York
30 West 44th Street

July 15th
Featuring Meredith Daw GEd'03 Assistant Vice President, Enrollment & Student Advancement Executive Director, Career Advancement
University of Chicago, GSE
Free Range Offices 2141 W North Ave

San Francisco
July 17th
Featuring Padmasree Warrior, Strategic Advisor and former CTO of Cisco
Google Mountain View
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View, CA 94043
(near Palo Alto)

July 22nd
Featuring Dorothy Puhy CW'73 WG'75, COO of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
University Club, 426 Stuart Street

Washington, DC
July 22nd
Featuring Samantha (Sam) Tubman G'06
White House Assistant Social Secretary and Assistant Chief of Protocol for Visits
Marriott Courtyard
1600 Rhode Island Avenue

May 6, 2015
"The Art of Choosing"
Et - A-
Corporate Headquarters
100 Fifth Avenue
World-renowned choice expert Sheena S. Iyengar W'92 explores the psychology behind decision-making: in today's increasingly dynamic world, how can we choose with confidence?

Alumni Weekend - The 25th Reunion is adding a new event featuring TCPW member

April 16th - 17th

2015 Spring Conference -
"Penn: The Art of the Matter"

Monday, February 2nd
Interviewing Do’s and Don’ts
Hear an experienced panel of senior executives who make hiring decisions share their advice, and the common issues they’ve encountered while interviewing candidates through the years.
Join panelists from Goldman Sachs, Comcast, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, and Macy's (Bloomingdale’s division) 

January 29th
Dr. Judith Rodin CW'66 HON'04 President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Cities and People: Toward a More Resilient World
Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe Street Chicago, IL 60603
Tuesday November 11th
A Focus on Families
Plan to join us for a thought-provoking webinar about developing community interventions to address increasing activity, based on the needs and priorities of the community.
Dr. Terri Lipman GNU'83 GRN'91 will share how she and her Pediatric Acute Care nurse practitioner students collaborated with inner city high school students to develop Dance for Health, a series of weekly family dance events to increase activity in the West Philadelphia community.

November 17th
Gymnasium Hutchinson Gym
Athlete Career Networking Event
Helen Bamber, C '01/WG '10, former squash player and current vice-president at Goldman Sachs investment management.
Natalie Capuano, C'09, former three-year women's soccer captain and member of U-20 and U-23 National teams. Currently a lawyer and in-house counsel at Wawa. Dawn Porter Erinigis, EAS '85 WG '89, former rower. Currently VP of business Development & Marketing at Secant Medical.
Lisa Silverstein Hoffstein, C'81 GEd '81 WG'88, former tennis team captain. Founder of Katie at the Bat, a non-profit that encourages girls through athletics and education. Karen McGovern C '81, former track and field athlete, currently owner and manager, Rittenhouse Sports.
Moderator:  TCPW member Cindy Shmerler Levy, C'81, former tennis and squash player, currently tennis commentator at ESPN and Tennis Channel and Contributing Editor at Tennis magazine.

October 21st
Penn Club of NYC Breakfast
Celebrating Penn Women's Athletics with Athletic's Director, Dr. Grace Calhoun

October 30th - 31st
August 16th - Beijing Career Networking Event
Big Successes Are Often Littered with Little Failures (and Corrections)
Panel discussion featuring Junru Tian, Michelle Liu, Wendy Loh moderated by TCPW member Loretta Evans GEX'95

Summer Networking
July 1st - London Networking Event - featuring Olivia Streatfield
July 16th - Chicago Networking Event
July 29th - DC Networking Event- featuring Claire Shipman
June 4th - NYC - featuring Soledad O'Brien
June 11th - Philadelphia - featuring District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman C'87
June 23rd - San Francisco - featuring Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

May 15th - Healthy Cities: Healthy Women Philadelphia and gala celebration for Dean Afaf Meleis

April 3rd - 4th:
Spring Conference

Agenda includes: Beacon Award to Janet Napolitano, Student Life Awards, Grants Awards

March 3rd
Philanthropic Entrepreneurship with  TCPW member and University Trustee Connie Duckworth WG'79 ARZU Studio Hope
Hosted by Rebecca Woan C'86
Woman’s Athletic Club
626 N Michigan
Chicago, IL
Connie Duckworth MBA Wharton and Penn Trustee, made history as the first female sales and trading partner at Goldman Sachs. In 2002, she was asked to join the U.S.-Afghan Women’s Council, a bipartisan commission formed to insure Afghan women a voice in post-Taliban Afghanistan. Returning from a trip to Afghanistan in 2003, where she witnessed the indescribable hardships women faced, she outlined the vision for Arzu: a nonprofit that would help empower women and operate on a sustainable economic model. She provided seed capital for the first year of operations and currently oversees Arzu’s operations.

March 4th - NYC
Please join TCPW, the Penn Libraries' Orrery Society and Host Committee members:
Jim Blank, C'88,  Jon Jachman, W'99 and TCPW members Cheri Friedman, CW’74 and Candice Willoughby, C’97
Corkbuzz Wine Studio
13 E. 13th Street between 5th Ave. & University

March 7th
Enlightened Leadership: In Life , Work, and the Academy
Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology

March 16th
California new member welcome brunch
Beth Kean’s home

February 1st
Elect Her Workshop the Student Life Committee. This is the first time that this program is being presented on the Penn campus and it's an exciting leadership development opportunity for college-age students.

February 4th
Philadelphia Regional TCPW Gathering (Philly)
Home of TCPW member Lori Wachs, W'90 Questions:

January 23rd
In Chicago All TCPW are welcome Chicago Regional TCPW Gathering (Chicago) Questions:

January 28th
Penn Almanac: Call for Excellence in Advising Award nominations to faculty and Grants to Promote Women’s Issues: (AWF/Grants)

January 29th
Huntsman Hall - Room F55
Interview Do's and Don'ts
In collaboration with Career Services, TCPW is hosting an interview workshop designed specifically for women: "Interview Do’s and Don’ts" Join panelists from Goldman Sachs, McKinsey, Google, and Macy's (Bloomingdale’s division), as they offer their insights on key things to do and not do at an interview, as well as discuss ways to stand out on an initial interview. There will be an opportunity to ask questions, as well as meet and mingle with the panelists. TCPW member Jennifer Krevitt C'86 L'92 will be representing.

October 30th - 31st
TCPW Fall Conference
Women and Health