Calendar

Calendar

2016–17 Calendar

Events are open to Graham Fellows, unless otherwise indicated.

August

  1. Club Rush – Look for us at the campus Club Rush session. We will have details about the program and applications to apply. Thursday, August 25, 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
  2. New Students Begin Submission of Application Packets - rolling throughout the year
  3. Monthly Meeting of the Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies Committee

September

  1. Graham Advisory Board and Graham Committee Gathering – Thursday, September 1, 5:30–7:00 p.m., Bradley Building
  2. New Students Begin Submission of Application Packets - rolling throughout the year
  3. Monthly Meeting of the Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies Committee

October

  1. Professional Presence Activity for Graham Fellows – Friday, October 14, 12:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m., Community Ruhl Center
  2. Corporate Partners Dinner – October 19, 5:00 p.m., Heritage Hills
  3. Submission of Applications from Students Continues
  4. Monthly Meeting of the Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies Committee

November

  1. Dining Etiquette for Graham Fellows – Sunday, November 13, 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m., Off Campus
  2. Submission of Applications from Students Continues
  3. Monthly Meeting of the Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies Committee
  4. Start-Up Challenge Kickoff – November 17, 2016, 12:00 p.m., The Bradley Building
    Forms available on the Penn State York Website (york.psu.edu/grahamcenter)

December

  1. Q and A sessions for potential teams – December 8, 2016, and January 18, 2017, 12:00 p.m., The Bradley Building

January

  1. Start-Up Challenge Idea Summaries – Deadline – January 17, 2017
  2. Caputo Brothers Creamery – January 27, 2017, 12:00 p.m., Spring Grove, Pennsylvania
    The Graham Center off-campus visit and lunch
    Presentation, tour, and lunch with owner Rynn Caputo

February

  1. Contact teams advancing to Round 2 – Week of February 6, 2017
  2. Team members attend an all-day Design Thinking Workshop – February 10, 2017

March

  1. Team Business Plans submitted – Deadline – March 17, 8:00 a.m.
  2. Emotional Intelligence – March 24, 2017, 12:00–3:30 p.m., The Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center), Rehearsal Room
    Students learn important components of leadership training: including self-awareness, self-management, and social awareness.
  3. Harley-Davidson Vehicle Operations, York, Steel-Toed Factory Tour – March 31, 9:00 a.m., York, Pennsylvania
    The Graham Center off-campus visit and lunch
    Presentation, tour, and lunch with general manager Mike Fisher

April

  1. Speaker Series – Army Corps of Engineers, Amy Guise – April 12, 12:00 p.m., Rehearsal Room, Pullo Family Performing Arts Center
    Amy Guise will inform students about the Army Corps of Engineers as well as internship and employment opportunities.
  2. Start-Up Challenge Showcase Finale – April 21, 12:00 p.m., Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center (open to the public)
    Teams make pitches to judges’ panel.
    The Graham Center Innovator selected.

May

  1. The Graham Center Graduation Luncheon with Donald Graham, Chairman and founder of the Graham Group – May 2, 12:00 p.m.