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Flirty Girl Fitness Event September 9th!

Flirty Girl Fitness and CEO Kerry Knee open their doors to 85 Broads for a wildly, fun workout. Unwind from the work week, as you try out this fun and memorable way to spend a night with the girls...

  • Thu, Sep 9, 2010 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads Chicago Chapter Happy Hour featuring Hasana Jewelry

$20.00 for 3 drink tickets and light appetizers Pay & RSVP (space is limited) through paypal: meganbeausang@gmail.com

  • Wed, Aug 18, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Forte Foundation 2010 Women's MBA Conference

Working for Change: Make Your Mark, Lead the Way. It’s your turn. The Forté Foundation’s 2010 MBA Women’s Conference occurs at a tipping point in our history, when, for the first time, women ...

  • Thu, Jun 17, 2010 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Investing with 2020 Vision: Creating your personal wealth management strategy for the next decade and beyond

85 Broads and University of Chicago Booth present: Investing with 2020 Vision: Creating your personal wealth management strategy for the next decade and beyond View the full email invite online a...

  • Sat, May 15, 2010 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads April Happy Hour

Please join us for our April Happy Hour event at Just Grapes, located in downtown Chicago! Come mingle, share ideas, and network at this exclusive 85 Broads event. At Just Grapes you can taste up ...

  • Tue, Apr 27, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Women's Business Association Conference

Kellogg School of Management’s annual WIB Conference

  • Fri, Apr 9, 2010 8:00 PM - 8:05 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Power Breakfast with Deborah Rutter, President of Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association

Join 85 Broads in Chicago for the next installment of our Power Series. On March 19th we are holding a Power Breakfast with our guest Deborah Rutter, President of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra As...

  • Fri, Mar 19, 2010 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Film Screening of Disorder at DePaul University

85 Broads has been invited to attend a special film screening of Disorder with Chinese Documentary Filmmaker, Huang Weikai in person at DePaul Art Museum! This film screening is a joint event with ...

  • Wed, Mar 3, 2010 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
William Eggleston Benefit at the Art Institute

The Evening Associates Board and James Cuno, President and Director of the Art Institute of Chicago, invite you to a benefit celebrating the opening of the special exhibition William Eggleston: Dem...

  • Fri, Feb 26, 2010 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Private Gallery Reception: Monique Meloche Gallery

Please join us for a private gallery reception at Monique Meloche in Wicker Park! Monique and the artist on exhibition, Laura L. Letinsky, will be present at the reception. There will be a cost of...

  • Wed, Feb 24, 2010 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Lincoln Park After Dark

Chicago’s February Happy Hour

  • Wed, Feb 10, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Power Dinner with Mary Hutchings Reed

On behalf of the Chicago Chapter, we hope you had a wonderful holiday and end of the year! Mark your calendars for our first dinner of 2010! Mary Hutchins Reed will be our keynote speaker for th...

  • Tue, Jan 26, 2010 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
2011 Kick-Off Happy Hour

We want to thank our members for taking the time to fill out the 2011 Strategy Survey! If you didn’t get a chance, please feel free to send us your thoughts here. The results will be discussed at ...

  • Thu, Jan 21, 2010 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Chicago Chapter: December Happy Hour

Please join us for our December Happy Hour event at Just Grapes, located in downtown Chicago! Come mingle, share ideas, and network at this exclusive 85 Broads event. At Just Grapes you can taste ...

  • Tue, Dec 15, 2009 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Power Breakfast with Margaret Kirk

Please join the Chicago Chapter of 85 Broads for our first Power Breakfast of the season! Get to know other Chicago Chapter members and help us welcome our keynote speaker, Margaret Kirk, Chief Ex...

  • Tue, Nov 10, 2009 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Spa Night: Chicago

Enjoy a little bit of everything wonderful at this special spa night! Check out dance lessons including belly dancing and Bollywood Burn. Experience mini-facials, massages, reflexology, acupuncture...

  • Wed, Nov 4, 2009 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
November 3rd Happy Hour

Join the 85 Broads Chicago Chapter for happy hour! Come mingle and get to know other Chicago Chapter members at our monthly happy hour event. Share ideas and network at this exclusive 85 Broads e...

  • Tue, Nov 3, 2009 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Chicago, IL
Booth Women's Week: Chicago

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including event hosts Jody Triandiflou, Booth MBA ‘01, and Margaret Castrovillari, Booth MBA ’00. Come ask all of your questi...

  • Thu, Oct 29, 2009 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Getting to 50/50: Work-Life Balance Discussion

Join us for the discussion: Getting to 50/50: How Working Couples can Have it All by Sharing it All… and why it’s great for your marriage, your career, your kids… and YOU. Managing a career a...

  • Thu, Oct 8, 2009 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
85 Broads Chicago Chapter Kick-off Happy Hour

Please join fellow members of 85 Broads to share ideas for future chapter events and networking opportunities. As always, relax and network over a martini or two!

  • Tue, Oct 6, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Fashion Forward: Nina McLemore's Story of Success

From the world of private equity to the world of fashion, Nina McLemore has blazed her own trail. This Columbia MBA share her experiences as a lifelong entrepreneur. Recognized by her peers for her...

  • Wed, May 20, 2009 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Forte Foundation Career Lab at Northwestern Kellogg's School of Management

If picturing a career in finance or accounting bores you to tears, consider this eye-opening fact: the language of business now drives success in EVERY industry including the arts, public service, ...

  • Wed, Apr 15, 2009 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Forte Foundation's 2009 Career Lab

-Do you know how to succeed in any environment? -Do you know what’s the right fit for you in this changing business environment? -Do you only have a Plan A but not a Plan B? Join Forté’...

  • Wed, Apr 15, 2009 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Northwestern Kellogg Women's Business Association Conference

2009 Women’s Business Association Conference “MAKE IT MINE: OWNING YOUR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE” *The special rate for Northwestern students, faculty, and staff is $20

  • Wed, Mar 4, 2009 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
85 Broads NU's Mentors/Mentees Game Night

Bond with your mentor/mentee and get to know other Northwestern 85B members over Catch Phrase, Scattergories and Pizza.

  • Wed, Feb 25, 2009 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Evanston, IL
Chicago Job Search Bootcamp

JOB SEARCH BOOTCAMP for Re~entering moms -Coaching – Hands~on work – Buddy support – Momentum! Four weekly 2-hour classes Beginning Tuesday January 27th Week 1 : Defining yourself...

  • Tue, Jan 27, 2009 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
  • Northbrook, IL
Chicago GSB Womens Week Chicago

Meet Chicago GSB alumnae at casual gatherings in the U.S. and around the world this October. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago GSB, and get real answers from women in...

  • Wed, Oct 22, 2008 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
Women in Business Conference

A panel of women from various industries discussing their experiences in the workforce Speakers include: Joyce Sloan – producer emeritus, Second City Chicago Laura Born – Former Managin...

  • Tue, May 20, 2008 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL
Career Relaunch: A Forum for Professionals on Career Break Seeking to Return to Work

Are you a Chicago area member currently on career break? Then join 85 Broads members and “Back on the Career Track” co-authors Vivian Steir Rabin and Carol Fishman Cohen and Detours &am...

  • Thu, May 8, 2008 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM EDT
  • Chicago, IL
2008 Kellogg Women’s Leadership Workshop

This 2-day workshop is designed for high-potential women, early in their career, in industries and functions where an MBA is not considered a part of the traditional career path. April 25 – 2...

  • Fri, Apr 25, 2008 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Evanston, IL