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Preparation + opportunity = success

That's the DSU equation. We're a four-year university with nationally recognized programs, cutting-edge facilities, and the brightest thinkers. But we're also a tight-knit, inclusive community. Small class sizes mean hands-on training and individualized attention. All this with an affordable, public school price that's among the best values in the region.

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Learn at Lunch

Community Events Professional Development


September 16, 2021 - October 28, 2021


12:00 PM - 12:50 PM


Every 2 weeks on Thu until Oct, 28 2021




Training Schedule

Reservations required for each training session. To reserve a spot, e-mail Katherine.Cota@dsu.edu with information on the date, title of workshop, preference for in-person or on-line (Zoom) instruction and your name and contact information.

Learn @ Lunch (On-line and In-person)

These are short workshops on topical areas important to businesses, organizations, and individuals.

Instructor: Katherine Cota M.A., M.B.A., Director of Economic Development

  • September 16 (Thursday) - Noon-12:50 p.m. Personal Elevator Pitch
  • September 30 (Thursday) - Noon-12:50 p.m. Non-verbal Communication
  • October 14 (Thursday) - Noon-12:50 p.m. Building a Great Company
  • October 28 (Thursday) - Noon-12:50 p.m. Executive Summaries & Business Plans