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Life-Long Learning

Take part in professional development workshops. For Alumni, By Alumni.

Group of Heinz College faculty students and alumni at Heinz College naming ceremony

As an alum of Heinz College, we know you’re a lifelong learner. There’s no better way to honor that than to provide “For Alumni, By Alumni” workshops with an emphasis on professional development, skill building, and continuing education. In these sessions, your fellow alumni share their experiences and expertise on a wide range of topics.

"For Alumni, By Alumni" is an ongoing series. Watch your inbox for invitations to future events. Click here to update your preferred email address.

Transitioning Into Your Next Career

Beth Bierbower (MPM '92) chronicles her path from the C-Suite of a Fortune 100 company to a new career based on her passion and experience as a senior healthcare executive.

Use Data to Transform Your Organization

Ian Kloo (MSPPM-DA '14) hosts a panel of his U.S. Army colleagues, discussing how the Army uses data science in critical decisions, and how other organizations might adopt these practices.

Inclusive Leadership

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor (MSIT ’06) makes the business case for inclusive leadership, and the strategies and mindsets that can stoke lasting change within organizations.

Great Leaders Prepare for a Crisis

Miles Reidy (MSPPM ‘86) leads a candid discussion on Crisis Management, and how leaders can not merely weather the storm of a crisis, but emerge on the other side stronger than ever.

Interested in leading a future "For Alumni, By Alumni" professional development session? Contact Ron Delfine at and let us know your idea!