Alumni reflect on career journeys
Posted February 25, 2008; 05:34 p.m.
Princeton alumni working in the publishing, consumer products, nonprofit and entertainment fields will discuss their career journeys in the new Imagine Speaker Series sponsored by the Office of Career Services.
The series will focus on “the unimagined career journey” and will include the following talks:
- YoungSuk (Y.S.) Chi, a 1983 graduate and current vice chairman of Elsevier — an international publisher of science, technology and medicine information — will speak at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, in 2 Robertson Hall. Chi, an economics major at Princeton and current University trustee, also has worked in the finance and information technology industries.
- Andrea Jung of the class of 1979, who is chairman and chief executive officer of Avon Products Inc., will speak at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. Jung, an English major at Princeton, has an extensive background in product marketing and retail operations.
- Margaret Crotty, a 1994 graduate who is president and chief executive officer of AFS/USA Intercultural Programs, will speak at 3:30 p.m. Friday, March 7, at Prospect House. Crotty’s organization offers international exchange programs in more than 40 countries. A history major at Princeton, Crotty has worked for several nonprofit and educational organizations.
- Marc Rosen, a 1998 alumnus who founded a Hollywood production company, will speak at 1 p.m. Friday, March 28, in the Friend Center Convocation Room. Rosen, an English major at Princeton, is a founder and partner of Rosen-Obst Productions, which is based at the Paramount Pictures studio.
Each of the talks will be followed by a reception.