Browsing Archive: April, 2012

Professional Responsibility Strategy Competition Info Session TODAY

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 30, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society is pleased to announce the Second Annual Professional Responsibility Strategy Competition in partnership with BP. We will hold an Information Session about this exceptional opportunity for UIUC students on Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m. in the Business Instructional Facility (BIF).

 

The competition is open to junior and senior undergraduate students, as well as master's and Ph.D. candidates in the Colleges of Business, Engineeri...


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Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference: It's Not Too Early To Start Your Journey! 
The future is full of possibilities.  Your journey to explore career possibilities and learn what it's like to work in a global business environment starts now.  Our Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference can help broaden your global mindset and expand your world of possibilities for your future. 

Focused on building your leadership skills, teaming experiences and developing your global mindset, the G...
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Plante Moran Unite Leadership Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

PM-logo                   Unite logo

 

Plante Moran is the 12th largest public accounting and business consulting firm in the nation and is proud to be recognized as one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" in America.

We are excited to invite two student representatives and one advisor from your student organization to attend UNITE. UNITE is a one day leadership event designed for multicultural college students focusing on the following areas of interest: accounting, finance and/or business. Guests wil...


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Education-Portal.com Scholarship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Education-Portal.com’s Tuition Won’t Stop Me $1000 Scholarship is open for applicants until April 30th 5pm PST! A student from your organization could win this scholarship to help pay for their college expenses.

Students can enter the Tuition Won’t Stop Me by filling out our entry form and answering our scholarship question: What cause(s) do you think college students should care about? Why? Click Here to find out more details about the scholarship. (Full URL: http://education-portal.com...


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New Member Enrichment/Social Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Event 

Coco Mero Outing


Take a break from studying and hang out with other SWB members for the last social event of the semester!


Date: Friday, April 27th

Time: 3pm

Place: Coco Mero


This event can count for a social point or a new member enrichment point, but not both.


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Social Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Event 

Exchange with Business Council


We have to top floor of Firehaus rented and will be heading to Brothers afterwards. The theme for this event will be "A Black and White Affair." This is a great opportunity to meet other students in the College of Business and its also worth a social point!


Date: Thursday, April 22nd 

Time: 9pm

Place: Firehaus


Feel free to bring your friends!


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Professional Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Event 

Miller Cooper

Join us this evening for a presentation from Miller Cooper!

Date: Tuesday, April 24th
Time: 5pm
Place: 130 Wholers
Dress for this event will be business casual.


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Account Coordinator Position with News America

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Hello everyone! 

Hope you are all doing well! My name is Emily Stevens, and I have recently accepted a job as an Account Coordinator at  News America Marketing in the Dallas, TX office and am scheduled to start in June.  News America hires college graduates to be a part of the Sales Development Program in their nine offices.  As the campus liaison for News America , I am trying to find qualified candidates from all majors that would be a good fit for the Account Coordinator position.  Click he...

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Meet and Greet with Walgreens

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

My name is Marisa Randle, and I am one of the Market Managers on Walgreens’ Market Strategy team (also a UIUC Alum, ’05). We would like to share some information with you regarding a meet and greet event that Walgreens’ “Value Creation Services Division” is hosting this Thursday, April 19. Event details are below.

 

Representatives from Walgreens’ Market Planning & Research department will be on campus to share information about our Market Strategy team. Please join us to learn more...


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Survey for SWB Members

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Other Information 

Survey for the April Edition of SWB Exclusives


Please take 30 seconds to fill out this 

survey. The results will be featured in the April edition of SWB Exclusives.


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Spring Diversity Banquet

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Event 

Spring Diversity Banquet

 
For those of you who signed up, the Spring Diversity Banquet will be taking place this Thursday evening.
 
Date: Thursday, April 19th
Time: 6:30 pm
Place: BIF Atrium
The dress for this event will be business professional.

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Summer Business Scholars Program at Booth

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Dear Society of Women in Business Members:

 

Are you looking for a meaningful way to advance your career in business this summer? Or, are you searching for an experience that will help you explore your professional and academic aspirations? The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is offering an exciting summer program that will help shape you into a future business leader and familiarize you with the life of an MBA student. The Summer Business Scholars Program is a three-week busines...


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Meet and Greet with Walgreens Finance & Accounting Professionalsat

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I am extremely excited to announce that Walgreens has expanded its recruiting efforts to include accounting and finance majors from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  We would like to offer you the opportunity to get a head start on the fall recruiting process and invite you to a meet and greet event to learn about our 2013 summer internship program, which can lead to full-time rotational opportunities within the Walgreens finance and accounting organization. 

 

Please join us fo...


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Illinois Business Consulting

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Illinois Business Consulting

 

Why should I join Illinois Business Consulting?

As a result of the client base that IBC has established, students have a wide-range of networking opportunities that lead to summer internships and full-time employment after graduation.  The professional staff provides training and development that gives members a significant advantage when competing for any internship or full-time job.  IBC members are able to tell potential future employers about creating economic ...


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A Mother's Touch

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Business Council would like to invite you to one of our amazing events, A Mother's Touch.

A Mother's Touch is our annual Mom's weekend charitable dinner and silent auction benefiting a local charity. This year we will be having the dinner at the Hilton Garden Inn on Saturday April 21st, from 5:30-8PM. There will be many auction baskets with various theme's like "the worlds finest chocolate", Cubs/White Sox tickets, and many more! Dinner will be served, and it is also an opportunity to dine wit...

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New Member Enrichment Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Event 

Titanic 3-D

New members will be taking the bus to go see Titanic 3-D Friday nice. The bus is scheduled to leave at 6pm so plan on meeting at transit plaza a little before then. The movie does not start until 7pm, if you would like to meet everyone at the theater. The cost of the movie will be $12.

If you plan on attending this event please emailtessagrembowski@yahoo.com by Wednesday, April 11th. 

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Hustle for Humanity 2012 5k

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Event 

Council of Presidents Hustle for Humanity 2012 5k


WHAT: Council of Presidents Hustle for Humanity 2012 5k

WHEN: Sunday, April 15th; Race day registration begins at 2:45 PM, run starts at 3:30 PM

WHERE: University of Illinois Arboretum (South Lincoln Avenue, across from the softball fields)

COST: $11.65 per registrant ($10.00 for the event, $1.65 registration fee)

REGISTRATION LINK: https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=WZ2VKJ7.

Be sure to register as SWB!


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BOOTH Trip

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Event 

A Day in the Life of an MBA Student


What: "A Day in the Life of an MBA Student"
Where: University of Chicago
When: Friday April 13 (departing from BIF parking lot @ 6:30 am; return @ 6pm)
Dress for this event will be business casual.

Interested in an MBA? Want to learn more about a day in the life of an MBA student? If so, this is the event for you! SWB, along with the Society of Women in Engineering (SWE), is traveling to the University of Chicago to learn more about its program. The University o...

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ALPFA Etiquette Dinner

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 


ALPFA will be hosting an etiquette dinner on Thursday, April 12th from 6-8pm. The cost of the dinner will be $23 per person. If you are interested in attending please fill out this survey.

Please visit our website at business.illinois.edu/swb
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Future Women in Business Leadership Conference

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
The College of Business is looking for student volunteers to help facilitate our 3rd annual Future Women in Business Leadership Conference on Saturday, April 14 from 9:30 - 3:30.  The College is inviting high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors to campus to learn about basic business principles and participate in a variety of team-building and leadership activities.  In order for this event to work, we need your help!  Please respond if you are available to help facilitate the event.  You...
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Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy (SISE) at the University of Illinois at Chicago is an intense interdisciplinary program for graduate and senior-level undergraduate students.

From August 9-17, participants from diverse academic backgrounds will be immersed in a broad spectrum of sustainability and energy related topics: entrepreneurship, policy, economics, health, science, engineering, environment, urban planning, business, and entrepreneurship.

The theme of the SISE2012 progra...


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Campus Cleanup

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Campus Cleanup: Creating Litter-free Neighborhoods
Looking for a service opportunity for your RSO? Help in our efforts to make our campus litter-free! Illinois Student Senate is hosting and organizing this event, and the mission is to create a clean campus neighborhood and to empower individuals with a sense of citizenship through community service. Register your members by April 10th at http://tinyurl.com/6ojeugl. On April 29th, check in at Anniversary Plaza to get your FREE T-shirt to wear w...

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After School Volunteer Program

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I have been working with Sally Carter of the TapIn Leadership Academy to put together an afterschool business program for students in the Champaign-Urbana community.  We have everything in place except for some excellent volunteers.  That’s where you come in…

 

Currently, there are 5 groups of 4 young ladies who would be participating in this program.  They all come from Franklin and Jefferson Middle Schools in town.  These young ladies participate in TapIn’s program Monday – Thursday f...


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