New York City Alumni Reception

Wednesday, June 26
4:30-6:30 p.m.

New York Athletic Club
180 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019

All UC alumni are invited to join us for an afternoon of networking and insight into our esteemed co-op program. UC's co-op program has been instrumental in shaping the careers of budding professionals, and this event offers a prime opportunity to learn firsthand from our current students about their transformative experiences. 

4:30 - 5 p.m. - Arrival and mingling
5 - 5:30 p.m. - Panel discussion
5:40 - 6:30 p.m. - Networking and opportunity to chat with panelists and other attendees

Registration is $10 and includes heavy hors d'ouevres. Advance registration is requested by June 20.


Garrett Tener, Bus ’18, ’19
Manager, Assurance, Emerging Company Solutions, PwC

Shaun Barry, Bus ’16 
Architecture + Design Manager, Steelcase

Nhi Nguyen, CECH (Information Technology)
Co-oping at New York Life

Sebastian Zapata-Rodriguez, CECH (IT/Cybersecurity)
Co-oping at Blackrock

Murphy Keaney, DAAP (Interior Design)
Co-oping at JBI (Jeffrey Beers International)

Gwyneth Thomas, Bus (Finance/Real Estate)
Co-oping at JP Morgan Chase

We will be also be joined by the following faculty and staff from the College of Cooperative Education and Professional Studies who will be on-hand to network with attendees and answer questions.

  • Annie Straka, PhD, Associate Dean and Professor
  • Lisa Barlow, Interim Unit Head and Associate Professor, DAAP
  • Jason Britton, Director of Strategic Partnerships
  • Marihelen Milar, Associate Director, Strategic Partnerships
  • Amy Atterholt, Partnership Development Coordinator
Headshot of Emma McAvoy

Emma McAvoy

Program Director, Alumni Engagement, National Networks