Jay Vinekar '12 

JayVinekarGrowing up in Oklahoma City, I wanted to be a fireman – until I found out what they got paid, which inspired me to reevaluate my career goals and set my sights on becoming a professional tennis player or soccer star. Though I played sports when I was younger, I was like most kids who dream of joining the pros and was never truly gifted enough in the athletics department to rise through the ranks. Looking back on my childhood career aspirations, I recall having one dream that was a constant –I wanted to own my own business. Going to business school or law school, maybe even both, seemed like a great idea to me, but I was unsure of what type of business I wanted to have, exactly. The two things I was certain of at this stage in my journey were that I wanted my business to embrace social responsibility and promote innovation.
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Rice Healthcare Information Session (Methodist Hospital)
Monday, September 22, 2014
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Methodist Hospital - TMC
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JGSEO: Restaurateur and Entrepreneur
Thursday, October 02, 2014
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
McNair Hall- Shell Auditorium
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Thought Leadership Series - Doug Lawler - Chesapeake Energy Corporation
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
McNair Hall, Rice University

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McNair Hall 10th Anniversary  
Steven Fenberg  
Kwatsi Alibaruho - Rice EMBA 2011  
McNair Hall 10th Anniversary  Steven Fenberg  Kwatsi Alibaruho  Allison Lami Sawyer