April 2021

Anti-Racist Activism: Challenges & Strategies for Social Change

Monday, April 5, 2021, 5:30-7 p.m.

Join the communication department and CLIE for an engaging conversation about anti-racist practices. The discussion includes: how to communicate across cultural differences, differences between being non-racist and actively anti-racist, creating steps for accountability, working to actively dismantle inequitable systems, and moving toward collective action. Panelists: Dr. Victoria Thomas, Dr. Kristopher Weeks, and Dr. Margaret Mullan. Moderator: Dr. Santiago Solis.

Provost's Colloquium Series

Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 5:30-7 p.m.

Join R. Samantha Williams, LPC, CCTP, BC-TMH, Counselor/Instructor, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) as she presents, "Moving Beyond Rhetoric: Are We Really Going to Help?" This event is open to the public.

SAA Game Night-Jackbox Games

Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 7:00 p.m.
Jackbox Games are online games that can be played on your computer or phone and include a variety of games designed to appeal to everyone in the room or Zoom call. Drawing, writing, trivia, and hidden identity games… no partygoer gets left behind! They require a link to join the game which will be provided on the screen. Prizes include: Mini-fridge, Amazon Fire Stick, Keurig Coffee Maker, Noise Cancelling Headphones, Bluetooth Speaker, and Bluetooth/WiFi Projector.

Inclusion Poster Project Conversation

Thursday, April 8, 2021, 5:00 p.m.
The Inclusion Poster Project is a student art and design exhibition that aims to soften dialogue about how our scholarly community can promote inclusion and diversity. The evening's festivities will be hosted by the ESU Department of Philosophy. Participants will be able to ask questions, share their perspectives and experiences. Participate in the LIVE vote for the first ever People's Choice Award.

Do It for the Culture Conference

Wednesday, April 14 and Thursday, April 15, 2021
The Do it for the Culture Diversity conference is an educational experience rooted in the enrichment of students’ understanding of diversity and their roles in championing the values of inclusivity and social justice. This year's theme is “Breaking the Ice and Broadening Our Narratives in the Fight for Antiracism.”

The 4 Pillars of Creating a Successful Sales Playbook

Monday, April 19, 2021, 3:00-4 p.m.
Join the Entrepreneurial Leadership Center for "The 4 Pillars of Creating a Successful Sales Playbook" presented by Carol Malakasis, the Managing Partner, Rampd. This event is open to the public.

Start Smart Salary Negotiation Online Workshop

Tuesday, April 20, 10:00 a.m. and Thursday, April 22, 2:00 p.m.
Did you know that women working full time in the United States typically are paid just 80 percent of what men are paid, a gap of 20 percent, and it’s even wider for black women, Latinas, and Native women. Attend a salary negotiation workshop on Tuesday, April 20 at 10 a.m. or Thursday April 22 at 2 p.m. to learn how to confidently and successfully negotiate your salary and benefits packages. You will also have an opportunity to practice your negotiation skills. For more information, contact Kelly McKenzie, 570-422-3614.

Spotlight: College of Arts & Sciences

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 5:00-7 p.m.
Join Career Development for the College of Arts & Sciences Spotlight Event. Students attend should register on Handshake, https://esu.joinhandshake.com/events/721490. The event itself will take place on Zoom. This event is open to students.

Senior Boot Camp

Friday, April 23, 2021, 4:00-6 p.m.
Link: TBD

Join Career Development for the Senior Boot Camp Event. Students should register on Handshake, https://esu.joinhandshake.com/events/707408. The event will take place on Zoom. This event is open to students.

Pick Up the Poconos

Saturday, April 24, 2021, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

ESU and East Stroudsburg Borough are partnering with the Pocono Mountains Visitor's Bureau and regional leaders to Clean Up Monroe County. Use the link to register to attend. This event is open to the public.

Provost's Colloquium Series

Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 5:30-7 p.m.
Link: TBD

Join Emily Rollinson, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences,m"Focusing the Green Blur: Cultivating Knowledge and Awareness of Plants."

May 2021

Resources, Services, and Funding Opportunities

Monday, May 24, 2021, 3-4:00 p.m.

Join the Entrepreneurial Leadership Center for "Resources, Services, and Funding Opportunities through the Ben Franklin Technology Partners & Tech Ventures" presented by Doug Engler, the Lehigh Valley Regional Manager. This event is open to the public.

For assistance or special accommodations, please contact the event organizer. Accommodations may include, but are not limited to, services for physical, cognitive, visual or auditory assistance.

Contact Us

Please call the Office of the Vice President, Economic Development and Entrepreneurship at (570) 422-7956 with general questions about the ESU Calendar of Events.

Contact Information

Campus Address
403 Normal Street
(570) 422-3061
(570) 422-3918 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Coordinator, Conference Services
Sarah Goodrich
(570) 422-3061