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Speaker: Melanie Penna


Join us this Wednesday to welcome our speaker Melanie Penna for our last meeting of the fall semester. Ms. Penna is the Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Service Delivery at Comcast Cable Communications, LLC. You will be able to find out more information about Comcast’s Human Resource practices. Ms. Penna joined Comcast in 1995 and was promoted to Vice President of Human Resources in 1999. She has assumed increased human resources responsibilities for Comcast including partnering with senior leadership to ensure that the human resource function aligns with and supports company business objectives by overseeing due diligence, transition strategy, communications, and the implementation of mergers and acquisitions.

At 12:40 pm, we will move to Room 134 for Lunch with Ms. Penna until 1:30 pm. You will be able to ask questions and get contact information for future opportunities. This is a great networking event so please dress business casual and represent TUSHRM in the best way possible.

You must RSVP here – limited to 25 HRM students.

Some other upcoming events are CommUniversity, Philly SHRM event, and the Potluck. 

  • CommUniversity will be this Thursday at Temple’s Education and Community Entertainment Center 1509 N Cecil B. Moore Ave Room 214/2nd Floor. You can only attend if you went to the training session last week.
  • Philly SHRM Meet & Greet will be at Tavern on Broad 200 S Broad Street from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Contact Tomika ( if you would like another student to accompany you to the event. Arrangements will be made to help students get to the location.
  • The Potluck will be held on December 5 during the study days.

Don’t forget to apply for an officer position for the spring semester here. The positions that students may apply for at this time are Treasurer, Community Relations Director, and Corporate Relations Director.

:) Have a great week! :)