SOM students in the engagement lab

Faculty-Student Engagement Labs

Engage in informal and lively conversation while sharing a free lunch with your professors and fellow Long Island classmates on a variety of topics and issues.

To Participate

  • All labs are held during free hour, unless otherwise noted.
  • Long Island Labs are held in the Wisser Library, Room 322 (unless otherwise specified).
  • New York City Labs are held in 26 W. 61st St., Room 408 (unless otherwise specified).
  • No reservations necessary. Just bring your appetite and an interest to have an enjoyable chat!

Student Advancement Points

  • Students that provide written evidence of attendance will earn one Student Advancement point for each Faculty-Student Engagement Lab attended (Maximum of one point per semester).
  • Faculty members are requested to maintain a manifest for participants at their Engagement Labs to support documenting student engagement.

Fall 2019 Lab/Lunch (12:45–2:10 p.m.) Schedule

October 10
Prabhakar Gantasala, "United States Economic Forecast 2019"
New York City – 26 W. 61st St., Room 408

October 24
Diamando Afxentiou, "Should female soccer players make as much money as male soccer players?"
Long Island – Wisser Library, Room 322

November 5
Seunghan Nam, "CPA exam preparation and employment trends"
Long Island – Noon at Hunan Taste, 3 Northern Blvd., Greenvale

November 5
Cheryl Gao, "Current FinTech Innovations"
New York City – 26 W. 61st St., Room 408

November 6
Deborah Cohn, "Workplace Social Media Relationships and Marketing"
Long Island – 4:30 p.m. at Greenvale Townhouse Diner

November 12
Peter Harris, "CFA Exam"
New York City – Uchi Umi Restaurant

November 14
Bisrat Kinfemichael, "Relationship between the Economy and the Stock Market"
New York City – 26 W. 61st St., Room 408

November 19
Colleen Kirk, "Pursuing Graduate School: Pitfalls and Preparation"
New York City – 26 W. 61st St., Room 408

December 12
Raja Nag, "Pursuing Graduate School: Pitfalls and Preparation"
New York City – 26 W. 61st St., Room 408