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K-State Today Student Edition

September 8, 2017

Network and Etiquette Dinner for Graduate students Sept. 21

Submitted by Kelsey Peterson

Join the Graduate Student Council for the third Networking and Etiquette Dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21 in the Bluemont Room of the K-State Student Union.

The event will feature guest speaker Keira Mann, a K-State alumna and national etiquette certified professional. Mann will present an interactive session about fine dining etiquette, networking at conferences, conducting business at meetings, and handling meals on a job interview.

This event will include a networking session, three-course meal, and an opportunity to practice proper dining etiquette.

Additional information about the event:

  • Check-in and networking will begin at 4:30 p.m., with dinner starting at 5 p.m.
  • The three-course meal will include: First course — tomato bisque and dinner rolls; second course — vegetarian pasta or chicken parmigiana with fettuccine, seasoned whole green beans and roasted fingerling potatoes; third course — strawberry graham cracker cheesecake. 
  • The cost of the etiquette dinner is $20 for students. The price includes a three-course meal and refreshments before the dinner.
  • Registration closes Wednesday, Sept. 13.
  • Register online

Watch the 2014 dining etiquette video online

This event is part of the Graduate Student Council's Professional Development Workshop Series. K-State graduate students and postdocs who attend at least five professional development events hosted by the Graduate Student Council during the 2017-2018 academic year will be recognized with a professional development certificate.