Athena Leadership Labs

Teaching Practical Skills to Empower Students for a Lifetime.

The Athena Center offers 10 exciting workshops this semester - free and open to all Barnard students. Based on our Athena CORE10©, the Leadership Labs are unique to Barnard and gives students that extra edge for success.

Workshops are designed to help you be a compelling speaker, persuasive negotiator and more prepared for leadership success in your personal, academic, and professional endeavors.

To cancel or for more information, contact Tomika Rodriguez at trodriguez@barnard.edu.

Check this page as we continue to update Fall 2015!
 


Fall 2015 Workshops by CORE10 Skill

 

WHO DO YOU WANT TO BE? WHERE DO YOU WANT TO GO?

CORE10: Ambition

Explore your aspirations and identify your life goals by crafting your personal mission.

 

Monday, September 28, 2015; 6:30pm-8:30pm

Diana Center Room 502

Instructor:

Jennifer Dziura, Founder, GetBullish, an organization that provides business and career advice to young women and offers an annual conference in Miami. 


THE POWER OF STORY
CORE10: Communication

Refine how you tell your story - in class, when job searching and when interviewing.    

 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015; 6:30pm-8:30pm
Diana Center Room 504

Instructor:

Nancy Goldman, Ed.D., who combines experience working with entertainment industry leaders and doctoral studies in adult learning to use storytelling to foster clarity, connection and change.

 

KEEP YOUR $20’S IN YOUR 20'S
CORE10: Leverage

Proactively approach your finances, starting today. Don’t just survive your 20s, thrive!
 

Wednesday, October 14, 2015; 6:30pm-8:30pm
Diana Center Room 504

Instructor:
Galia Gichon, Founder, “Down to Earth Finance” which offers individual sessions and seminars to address personal financial needs and concerns.

 

NEGOTIATE WHAT YOU'RE WORTH (FOR SENIORS ONLY)
CORE10: Negotiation                         

Salary negotiation for seniors – do better financially in your first job!

Tuesday, October 6, 2015; 6:30pm-8:30pm
Diana Center Room 504
 

Instructor:
Caroline Ceniza-Levine, co-founder, SixFigureStart, a career coaching firm that offers tactical, market-based career coaching to help people build fulfilling and financially rewarding careers.
 

WHAT ARE YOU GOOD AT? WHAT DO YOU LOVE?
CORE10: Vision             

Build your strengths, rather than “fix” your “faults.”

Tuesday, October 13, 2015; 6:30pm-8:30pm
Diana Center Room 504

Instructor:
Dr. Ann Marie Klotz, Dean for Campus Life and Chief Student Affairs Officer on the Manhattan campus of the New York Institute of Technology.

Please note: Space for this workshop is limited. The Strengths Finder survey must be taken and completed before the session. The survey code will be provided free of charge to students who register and confirm their plan to attend. Please complete registration by September 22, 2015, take the survey once the code is provided to you, and share your top 5 Strengths (in order), to trodriguez@barnard.edu by September 29, 2015. 


Registration

 Barnard College students can register for up to four (4) workshops a semester by clicking the workshop title/link.

This will take you to Eventbrite, an online registration system.

We recommend registering for Eventbrite for easy usage.

 

Contact Tomika Rodriguez at trodriguez@barnard.edu with any questions or cancellations.

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