Thursday, October 16, 2014

Towers Watson Presents: Go Beyond the Classroom Webinar

Join us for a Webinar on October 22

Title:

Towers Watson Presents: Go Beyond the Classroom 
Overview of Retirement  & Health Group Benefits
Date:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Eastern Time

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Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/170081762
Towers Watson is pleased to announce its 2014 University Recruiting Virtual Webinar Series, 
an on-line program of webinars, bringing information about Towers Watson career opportunities
directly to the computers of college students, professors, and career service professionals. 

About the Company 

Go beyond.  At Towers Watson, we are more than individuals.  We are a community focused on 
helping our colleagues and clinets thrive and succeed. Towers Watson is a leading global
professional services company that helps organization improve performance through effective
people, financial, and risk management. With 14,000 associates around the world, we offer 
solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards, and risk and capital management.

About the Speakers

Carl Hess

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Carl A. Hess has served as Managing Director, The Americas of Towers Watson since February 1, 2014, 
and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.  Prior to that, he served as the Managing Director of 
Towers Watson's Investment business since January 1, 2010.  Before that, he worked in a variety of roles
over 20 years at Watson Wyatt, lastly as Global Practice Director of Watson Wyatt's investment business.
Mr. Hess is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries and the Conference of Consulting Actuaries, and a 
Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst.  He has a B.A. cum laude in Logic and Language from Yale University,
and is a director of HLC Holdings and its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Caroline Repko

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Caroline Repko is a senior analyst for the Health and Group Benefits line of business in 
Towers Watson’s New York office. She has been with Towers Watson in the Health and 
Group Benefits line of business for over five years.  Caroline assists companies in developing 
long-term benefit strategies, conducting benefit comparisons, analyzing group benefits design 
changes, underwriting and establishing plan budgets.  Caroline has experience with merger 
and acquisitions, as well as divestitures.   She has extensive experience in evaluating, selecting 
and negotiating with benefit plan service providers and insurers.  Caroline assists clients in the 
development of appropriate strategies to respond to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care 
Act (PPACA). Caroline holds a B.A. degree in philosophy, politics and economics, and a B.A. 
degree in Hispanic studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a Certified Employee 
Benefit Specialist (CEBS) and is a Fellow of the International Society of Certified Employee 
Benefit Specialists (ISCEBS). She is on the board of the New York Metro chapter of the ISCEBS
and on the national ISCEBS Symposium Committee.

Megan Yee

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Megan is a consulting actuary with 9 years of retirement experience at Towers Watson. Her experience in 
retirement consulting  include funding and accounting valuations for pension and other postretirement benefit 
plans, plan designs, and pension administration. She spent the first 2 years of her Towers Watson career in 
Boston before transferring to New York. Megan is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and an Enrolled Actuary
under ERISA. She holds a B.A. degree in mathematics from Columbia University and an M.A. degree in 
mathematics from the University of Pennsylvania.


After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

LinkedIn Photo Booth at Fall Career Fair (10/8/14)


Attending Career and Internship Day (this WEDNESDAY 10/8/14 from 1-4pm)? Make the most out of your trip by taking a new LinkedIn profile picture.

Friday, October 3, 2014

Information session with BlueCross BlueShield of WNY Wednesday October 8th, 1-1:45 pm

Representatives from BlueCross BlueShield of Western NY will be on campus Wednesday October 8th to present information on their Actuarial and Healthcare Economics internship programs.

The session will be held in Harkness 210 from 1-1:45pm, and is co-sponsored by the Society of Undergraduate Math Students.

All students, particularly juniors, interested in actuarial studies or healthcare economics are encouraged to attend, particularly those with mathematics, statistics, actuarial studies, health policy or economics majors.

Additional information on these internship programs can be found in CareerLink, and there is an October 12th deadline to apply for on-campus interviews.

Friday, September 26, 2014

President of P&G Global Beauty Career Talk



The Simon Business School warmly invites you to a Kalmbach Executive Lecture
Working for the World's Largest Advertiser 
featuring

Deb Henretta
Group President, Procter & Gamble Global Beauty 
Thursday, October 2, 2014

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., lecture
Schlegel Hall, Room 207

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., reception
Schlegel Hall, Eisenberg Rotunda

Henretta leads P&G’s worldwide beauty business with a portfolio of more than 50 iconic brands sold in more than 150 countries, including Olay, Cover Girl, Old Spice, Secret, Head & Shoulders and Pantene. Possessing a deep passion for brand building, she has also demonstrated a consistent track record for sustainable business results. Prior to her current position, she was the company’s President of P&G's Asian Markets and, under her leadership, this business doubled in size between 2005 and 2010.
She is consistently recognized as an influential business leader, including seven consecutive years on Fortune magazine’s US and international rankings of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business. In addition, Henretta is an effective voice in global business, serving as the first female chair of the US State Department’s 21-economy Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Advisory Council. 

There is no fee to attend the lecture and reception but advance registration is requested.  To register, visit www.simon.rochester.edu/alumnievents.  

FREE Practice MCAT, LSAT, or GRE



Interested in taking a free practice MCAT, LSAT, or GRE? Now is your chance! Kaplan will be on campus Saturday 10/4 to proctor these free practice tests. This is a great chance to see how you would perform on the real thing without any pressure- the results do not go on your permanent record and you will get some helpful strategies from one of Kaplan's expert teachers at the end!

Schedule:

LSAT - 10 am
MCAT - 10:30 am
GRE - 11 am

To register, click here  Please email Kristen Smith at kristen.smith1@kaplan.com with any questions.

**Please note that the offered MCAT is the current test. If you would like to practice the new MCAT starting in 2015, this will be offered on 11/15. You may also sign up for that at the above link**