January Academy for the Whole Student

  • January 22, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for a two-day series of fun, FREE workshops, open to students and alumni, focused on helping you build your business and life skills. Workshops will take place in the Macaulay Building.

Professional Lunch Series: Get Cinematic and Go Behind-the-Scenes with Lindsay Simon at IDPR

  • February 8, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lindsay Simon is a Senior Account Executive at ID PR, a public relations firm that specializes in talent representation, content & brand publicity on a national scale. She focuses primarily on film campaigns with studios such as Netflix, Annapurna, STX Entertainment & Roadside Attractions. Previously, she worked as an Account Executive at FerenComm, where her focus was more on television publicity. She is a graduate of University of Rochester, where she majored in English Literature.

Professional Lunch Series: Shop ’til You Drop! Marketing Campaigns featuring Carlos Sirotnikov at Amazon

  • February 22, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Carlos Sirotnikov, Associate Marketing Manager at Amazon, works on customer acquisition and traffic initiatives for the Business, Industrial, and Scientific Supplies category, focusing on internal paid search, onsite merchandising, and SEO channels. He is also a Content Bar Raiser (CBR) at Amazon, responsible for reviewing and approving campaigns that launch on Amazon’s homepage. He previously worked in advertising operations at Condé Nast where he launched display advertising campaigns and optimizations across Vogue, The New Yorker, Architectural Digest, and GQ. He graduated from Macaulay Honors College at Baruch College, CUNY, with a BBA in Marketing Management. He currently lives in Seattle, Washington.

Professional Lunch Series: Operations Risk Management with Matthew M. Blanco at Goldman Sachs

  • March 15, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Matthew Blanco is an analyst within the Operations Division of Goldman Sachs and has worked with the firm since 2016.  Operations works directly with both clients and traders to ensure the accuracy and efficiency of transactions for our clients.  As a member of the Risk team, Matthew ensures that our people and systems are working lock-step to provide as robust a client experience as possible.  Matthew graduated Queens College in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and spent his first two years at the firm working out of the Salt Lake City office.

Professional Lunch Series: History Ignited with Daniel Pecoraro at the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

  • April 12, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Daniel Pecoraro is an Education Program Coordinator at the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. At the Institute, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Affiliate School Program, a network of over 18,000 K-12 schools worldwide, and coordinates monthly offerings to teachers, the Civil War Essay Contest for Grades 6-12, and the Dear George Washington Contest for grades 2-5. In addition, he coordinates the Institute’s internship program for high school and college students, and as part of a team of four coordinates 30+ Gilder Lehrman Teacher Seminars each summer.

Professional Lunch Series: THROWBACK SLIME! It’s Nickelodeon at Macaulay featuring Samantha Caro, Media Planning Coordinator

  • May 3, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Samantha Caro is a Media Planning Coordinator at Nickelodeon, her team is responsible for developing and strategizing all network promotional campaigns and scheduling the network daily. Previously, she was an Agent’s Assistant at CAA and a PA in daytime television. She is a graduate of Northeastern University with a major in Journalism and a minor in Cinema Studies.