Annual NY Mentoring Fair
New York University
February 25, 2009

The NY Mentoring Fair was held at New York University on February 25th and was co-sponsored by the NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development, as well as by the following NYU student groups: Wagner's International Public Service Association, Stern Women in Business, and the International Relations Society.


Trudy Steinfelf of NYU's Wasserman Center
for Career Development

WFPG Board Member Gillian Sorensen of
the UN Foundation


Trudy Steinfelf, Gillian Sorensen, and
WFPG President Patricia Ellis

Patricia Ellis

Delores Walters of the National Council for Research
on Women discusses her organization

The NY WFPG Mentoring Fair

Lauren Lovelace of the State Department's Office of
International Visitors discusses Foreign Service Officer careers


Jin In of 4Girls GLocal Leadership talks about
her work on women's issues

Amir Dossal of the UN Office for Partnerships talks about
his office's role at the UN

Patricia Carreras of D'incelli Carreras & Assoc., Inc.
advises a student on working internationally

Deanna Slusher of Sanofi Pasteur talks to a student
about her experience in international business 

Gillian Sorensen talks to students
about the UN and diplomacy

Lucille Pilling of New York University discusses
her academic careers in global public health

Patricia Ellis talks to students about founding
and  running a nonprofit organization

Jack Zahora talks to a student about pursuing a
career in broadcast journalism

Jaeah Joanna Lee of the Council on Foreign
Relations talks about a career in research

Isatou Jallows of the WFP Rome Headquarters talks about
her experience as the Chief of the Women, Children and Gender Policy Unit

Riad Houry of the Council on Foreign Relations discusses
his experience as a Middle East Research Associate

Thanh Xuan Nguyen of the Women's Environment and
Development Organization talks about her work
in human rights

Brigitta Blaha, Consul General of Austria in New York, chats
with Amir Dossal during the informal networking session

Sameul Brookfield discusses his experience as the
Executive Director of the Nigeria Higher Education Foundation

Lisa Sweet-Korpivaara of the International Women's
Health Coalition talks to students about
her organization's focus on global health