A panel consisting of Lawrence D. Czarda, Ph.D., president of Greensboro College; Brent Christensen, president and CEO of the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce; and Arthur Samet, CEO of Samet Corporation will discuss “Growing Greensboro for the Next Generation: How Higher Education, Real Estate Developers and Economic Leaders Are Working Together to Grow Greensboro,” 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Campbell Lyceum, 109 Proctor Hall West on campus.
The event is sponsored by Campus Greensboro and SynerG. Campus Greensboro is a nonprofit aimed at attracting and retaining bright talent to meet the needs of Greensboro’s developing economy. SynerG is a networking group for Greensboro professionals younger than 40. The event is free and open to the public; however, organizers ask that those planning to attend please RSVP. Students of the city’s eight institutions of higher learning are especially welcome.
The discussion will run from 5:30 to 6:15, followed by a question-and-answer session and a networking session.
Parking for the public will be available behind the college’s Admissions Welcome Center at West Market Street and College Place.
On Friday night, January 24 (early Saturday morning), the college will experience an Internet outage of up to 30 minutes while one of its Internet providers performs planned network maintenance. The outage should occur between midnight and 2:30 a.m.