9 a.m.–4 p.m. • Saturday, February 17 • Owens Arts Center • SMU

This is a free event for Meadows students and alumni. Students should RSVP.

Featuring SMU Meadows Alumnus and 2017 Tony Award Winner for Best Featured Actor in a Play, Michael Aronov(FREE)

Don’t miss an opportunity to talk to recent Meadows alumni and faculty about the things that are most important as you leave SMU and pave your way toward the career you’ve dreamed about.

Faculty will talk about distinguishing yourself online, how to win people over, getting funding for your projects and more. Recent alumni will talk about what they wish they knew before they graduated and what has been most important to them in their careers so far.

mPower Schedule

Saturday, February 17, 2018

9 a.m.    Registration and networking

10 a.m.  Michael Aronov keynote: Victories Through Failures

11 a.m.   Meadows faculty breakout sessions

12 p.m.  Lunch with Meadows faculty and alumni

1 p.m.    Meadows faculty breakout sessions

2 p.m.   Meadows alumni quick talks

3 p.m.   Coffee with all participants

Participating Meadows faculty include

Willie Baronet – Stan Richards Professor in Creative Advertising

Jake Batsell – Professor of Journalism

Melanie Clemmons – Assistant Professor Digital/Hybrid Media

Courtney Brown – Professor of Creative Computation

Steve Lee – Professor of Practice (CCPA)

Will Power – Theatre Artist-in-Residence

Andrea Perez – Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship Adjunct Lecturer

Lauren Smart – Journalism Professor of Practice; Faculty Adviser to smudailycampus.com

Meadows alumni presentations include

Ryan Blitzer (filmmaker),Teresa Nguyen (Red iD Agency),  Kristin Yost (How I Made $100,00 My First Year As A Piano Teacher), Natalie Wolfe (StudioHop) and more.