Caribbean Heritage Month Flagship Event

Caribbean Heritage Month flagship event will be on Tuesday, June 13, from 12-1:30pm at GIPA. As per their tradition, they will be taking lunch orders so people can enjoy a Caribbean lunch after the event. If you’re interested please email your order to CIPA by June 2. Please see the attached flyer for menu options, prices, and more information about the event.

ResponAbility Meet & Greet

Event FlyerNeed a late afternoon pick me up? Take a coffee break and come out next Thursday, April 20, from 2-3:30 p.m. in the lower atrium of the Madison building. We’ll have free Starbucks, cookies, and cupcakes, as well as our various handouts and information—even a video playing in the background.

Come say hello to your friendly ResponsAbility board and fellow members.

Bengali New Year and Cultural Program

Event flyerGood Morning and Happy Bengali new year! Hope you can join us for luncheon and  short cultural program (Dance & Music) on April 19th at the Madison lower atrium from 11.30AM-1PM to celebrate Bengali new year.

Tickets are $10. Please let us know if you need ticket, one of us will stop by. You can also buy tickets online at Menu and other information can be found on the flyer.

Hope to see you there,

Mohammed Shahan Rahaman Bengali New Year Event coordinator & Vice President, BANGLADESHI-AMERICAN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION (BAIPO)

Women in Leadership

Event FlyerPlease Join the USPTO Network of Executive Women, Women in Science and Engineering, and the Asian Pacific American Network for a “Women in Leadership Information Session” next Wednesday, January 25, from 4-6 p.m. in the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Panelists include Meryl Hershkowitz, Jackie Stone, Rama Elluru, Seema Rao, Elizabeth Dougherty, Cynthia Lynch, and Susannah Chung. Refreshments will be provided.

For additional information, please contact Ahmed Nasir.

Affinity Group Events

Event Flyer6th Annual CIPA Christmas Event: A Caribbean Style Party

Where:   USPTO- Madison South Auditorium
When:  Saturday, December 17, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – Midnight
Dinner served promptly at 9:00 p.m.

Price:   $35
Price Includes: Dinner with Complimentary Beverage , drinks while supplies last & Door Prize

Get your tickets today:
Dolores Collins   [Randolph 8B41]
Jacques Saint-Surin  [Jefferson  8D31]
Kirstin Oswald   [Randolph 7B41]
Hope Robinson  [Remsen    3A25]

On Campus

Event FlyerWiSE Holiday Event

Come join with fellow WiSE members to ring in the holidays with a presentation by Jennifer Tokar, Chief of the USPTO’s Enterprise Training Division, providing  insights on how to set goals which are inspiring and actionable by discussing what truly motivates and compels people to make meaningful change.  WISE members will receive tips and tools to set powerful intentions that stick and be encouraged to share with each other to increase accountability and learn how to best support one another!

The dialog will be follow by holiday ornament making in which WiSE members can record their goal for the holidays and 2017 to provide a visible reminder of that goal and efforts to achieve it over the coming weeks and months.

Networking and holiday refreshments too!

PTO BIG Holiday Soiree

The Holiday Season is upon us and PTO-BIG will be celebrating in style!!!  On December 16th,  Madison Auditorium South, we request your presence at PTO-BIG’s Holiday Soiree.  We will kick off this exciting evening dining, along with a bit of karaoke, hosted by  our very own Arthur “Maniac” McCloud!!  The evening will  continue  with the sweet sounds of reggae music, featuring the All –Star Carl Malcolm and Positive Vibrations Reggae Band!!!  The band starts at 6:00 pm.  Dining, Meet and Greet as well as  Karaoke starts at 4:30 pm!! It’s going to be epic!!! Get on the list!!! More info to follow!!!! YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS IT!!!

Friends and Family are welcome
MEMBERS $15.00; NON-MEMBERS $20.00
or a small donation will be fine!!!

Mock Interview Sessions

Want to brush up on your interview skills?  Looking for a career change?  Coming this January, PTO-BIG will be offering mock interview sessions with on-site feedback.  Send an email to BIG, if interested!!!!