Sunday, April 12, 2009

"Going Global" at Purdue University

C. Perry Yeatman (pictured) will be the keynote speaker for the Felker Leadership Series program on "Going Global" at Purdue University, West Lafayette. The series is sponsored by the College of Consumer and Family Sciences at Purdue.

The program, which begins with registration and coffee at 9 a.m. Friday (17 April) in Room 302 of the Stewart Center on the Purdue campus, continues through a 5:30 p.m. alumni awards dinner in the Buchanan Club of Ross-Ade Pavilion.

Yeatman is Senior Vice President for International Corporate Affairs and Global Issues Management at Kraft Foods Inc. She is the co-author of Get Ahead by Going Abroad: A Woman's Guide to Fast-Track Career Success.

Other speakers are Liping Cai, associate dean for diversity and international programs, CFS; Carolyn Curiel, chief of staff, office of the president of Purdue, and Emma Preuschl, silver medalist on the U.S. Rowing Team in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games.

For more information, contact CFS Development and Alumni Relations, 800:535-7303 or 765:494-7890.


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