2017 Panther Leadership Summit
Sat, February 4, 8:30 am – 4:30 am
Location: William Pitt Union
The 11th Annual Panther Leadership Summit is hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Division of Student Affairs. The Summit’s morning program will feature 10 minute leadership development presentations by notable alumni and friends of Pitt in a dynamic format similar to the TEDx model. Attendees will be given opportunities to network with fellow students and speakers. After lunch the afternoon will focus on giving students the opportunity to enhance their leadership development and multicultural awareness through breakout sessions, discussions, and cultural simulations. More information on this event and how to RSVP can be found here.
The Discussions on Governance Lecture Series
Wed, February 22, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: The University of Club, Ballroom B
Michael Missal, Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs, will be presenting “Watchdog of the Department of Veterans Affairs: Ensuring Effective Services for Veterans and Proper Spending of Taxpayer Dollars.” The Office of Inspector General identifies fraud, waste and abuse in VA programs and operations, and recommends ways that VA can operate more efficiently and effectively. Mr. Missal will discuss the role of the Inspector General and his priorities, challenges and vision for his office. More information on this event can be found here.
Federal Law Enforcement Day
Wed, April 5, 8:00 am – 4:30 am
Location: Room 1310 William Moorhead Federal Building
1000 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
This FREE educational session will be hosted by the Office of Personnel Management. The tentative schedule has the event starting at 8:00 with 30 minute presentations from Federal Law Enforcement Agencies throughout the day. Attendees from last year included: Secret Service, US Marshal’s office, IRS Criminal Investigation Services, FBI, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, TSA, DEA, National Background Investigation Bureau (formerly known as FIS); U.S Customs and Border Patrol and ATF. If you are interested in attending or have any questions please email Brianna McMeekin at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is not a Pitt sponsored event so spaces for Pitt students are limited and will be on a first come first serve basis with a wait list for any overflow.