Browsing Archive: February, 2012

Deloitte Dancing for Dollars

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

 

             

Deloitte and Alpha Kappa Psi Present…

Dancing for Dollars

Help raise money for charity on Thursday, March 8th (RSVP by March 6th)

So you think you can dance?  Well, for how long?  Deloitte and Alpha Kappa Psi are sponsoring this ‘dance-a-thon’ to raise money for charity.  Each team of four must pay a $20 entry-fee.  The team who dances the most consecutive minutes from 5:30 – 8:30pm will be crowned the champions.  The team will win a prize – and all the money raised, will...


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Miller Cooper at BIF

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Miller Cooper accounting firm will be in the BIF atrium on Wednesday the 29th from 12pm to 3pm with some treats! A recruiter will be there to answer any questions about Miller Cooper or just to keep in touch for those of you that they have met in the past. Stop by if you have time.


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Professional Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 27, 2012, In : Event 

First Midwest

Join us for a presentation from First Midwest.

Date: Wednesday, February 29th
Time: 5pm
Place: 226 Wholers
Dress for this event will be business casual.

Hope to see you there!

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Market Information Lab

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Sunday, February 26, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Dear members of Society of Women in Business,

 

The Market Information Lab (MIL) is one of the most valuable resources the College of Business has to offer. We provide access to 8 financial software units used in the industry, as well as extensive training to help students make better use of these packages. Students who take the time to learn these tools will be better prepared for success in their coursework as well as their career in the finance industry.

 

In addition to our courses, we also o...


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Academic Program in International Marketing

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 20, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
I am writing to you to let you know about an academic study abroad program that is a five-week academic program in international marketing hosted by the University of Nicosia based in Nicosia, Cyprus.

The Summer in the Mediterranean: International Marketing program is specifically designed for business students who would like an introduction to marketing in an international context.  Students will compare marketing across Cyprus, Greece and Italy to marketing in the United States during their ...
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Spring Diversity Banquet

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 20, 2012, In : Event 

Spring Diversity Banquet


The Spring Diversity Banquet will be on Thursday, April 19th this year. The banquet is a great opportunity to network with future employers. If you are interested in attending this event please fill out this survey.


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Federal Reserve Board Governor Presentation

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 20, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

My name is Lisa Marinelli and I am writing on behalf of the Center for Business and Public Policy in the College of Business at ILLINOIS.  On March 12, we will be hosting Kevin Warsh, a former Federal Reserve Board Governor and Chief Liaison to Financial Markets.  At 35 years old, Warsh was the youngest appointment in the history of the Federal Reserve.

 

 

Monday, March 12

4:00 pm

Deloitte Auditorium, BIF

 


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International Travel, Volunteer, and Internship Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, February 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Childreach International USA 

Want to build a much-needed school in rural Tanzania?  Work in a Malaria clinic in Tanzania? Teach a classroom in a 3rd world country? If so, join a Futurebuilding Project with Childreach International USA and help work to improve health care, education, and child protection rights for children in the developing world.  This life-changing opportunity is the chance you’ve been waiting for to travel abroad, step out of your comfort zone, (see the world), and make ...

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Athena Collaborative Group Success Circle

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, February 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Athena Collaborative Group Success Circle for Women in Investment Banking and IT 

 

More than 200 amazing women applied for our programs. 

We interviewed a bunch of them, and invited some to join us. 
We wound up with a class of 45.

 

Last year, 93% of the women in our program scored internships 
at top firms – and results are looking great so far this year too.

 

I’m getting lots of my favorite kind of calls and notes… the kind 
where women tell me “I got the job!! (…at Morgan Stanley, Goldm...


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Leadership Opportunity: i-programs

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, February 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
March i-programs now open!
Only a few i-programs remain before the end of the year…don’t miss out! Register today!
 
INTEGRITY: Focused on integrity and leadership. Join this program to explore your personal values and the intersection of morals, ethics and integrity.    
Saturday, March 3, 2012 (Illini Union ABC)
 
INSIGHT: Focused on self-awareness and self-management.  Ever wonder what your unique skills and abilities are? How you are unique among your peers? What constitutes yo...

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Philanthropy Event: All Spots Currently Filled

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, February 18, 2012, In : Event 
Crisis Nursery 

Next Friday, February 24th, we will be volunteering at the Champaign Crisis Nursery from 3pm to 5pm. If you would 
like to attend this event please fill out this survey as soon as possible!


This event can only hold 20 people, and all spots are currently filled. If openings become available before the date, we will let you know.

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Top Engineering Talent Recruiting Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 15, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Hello!

 

My name is Emily Kasselmann and I’m the North America Recruiting Specialist for Engineering at The Procter & Gamble Company.  I would like to take this opportunity to make you aware of an exciting upcoming event at P&G called “TETRE” (Top Engineering Talent Recruiting Event).  Please visit our website atwww.experiencepg.com for more information regarding this event.

 

Requisitions:

ENG00001403-US

ENG00001404-US Educated Foreign Nationals

 

APPLICATIONS DUE APRIL 2, 2012!

 

I have also at...


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New Member Enrichment Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 13, 2012, In : Event 

Bowling


This is a great opportunity to meet other members of SWB! Cost should be about $5 but depends on how many attend. Email  tessagrembowski@yahoo.com by February 17th to let her know if you plan on attending!


Date: Saturday, Febraury 18th

Time: 1pm

Place: Illini Union Basement


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Mentoring Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 13, 2012, In : Event 

Business Major Panel

Want to learn more about majoring in accountancy, finance, marketing, management, supply chain management, information systems/information technology, entrepreneurship, or minoring in technology and management?

Junior and senior members of SWB will be available to talk and answer questions about the many majors the College of Business has to offer.

Date: Wednesday, February 15th

Time: 6pm

Place: Wholers 126

Dress for the event will be casual.


Hope to see you there!


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Philanthropy and Mentoring Events

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, February 7, 2012, In : Event 

Card Making


We will be making valentines for nursing home residents and soldiers!


Date: Wednesday, February 8th

Time: 6pm

Place: UGL


Study Session


Bring some homework to work on directly after the philanthropy event on Wednesday!


Date: Wednesday, February 8th

Time: 7pm

Place: UGL



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College of Business Events, Deadlines, and Opportunities

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, February 7, 2012, In : Other Information 
All students who have accepted offers must complete the Graduate Placement Survey for both intern and full-time position acceptances.  They can quickly be filled out by stopping into BCS.  

Be sure you are submitting resumes to be considered for internships.  BCS has noticed a decline in applicants, leaving opportunities on the table.  Be sure to apply for:
- Abercrombie & Fitch's Leadership and Development Program: Merchandise Planning (Resume submission ends tomorrow night)
- ConAgra Foods:  F...

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Professional Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 6, 2012, In : Event 

Deloitte

Join us for a presentation from Deloitte!


Date: Tuesday, February 7th

Time: 5pm

Place: Gregory Hall 319

Dress for the event will be business casual.


Hope to see you there!


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Degree Directory Scholarship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, February 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

DegreeDirectory.org is now offering weekly scholarship opportunities for students around the country! Every Thursday, you can visit the DegreeDirectory.org Facebook page to enter the Student Saver Scholarship. All you need to do is fill out a quick form, answer our new scholarship question and you could win one of 3 weekly scholarship prizes! Every week is a new chance to win!

You can learn more about the Student Saver Scholarship, including all the details on how to apply, here: http://degree...


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Peace Cord Sales Representative Job Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, February 4, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 


Who is a Peace 
Cord Sales Representative?

 A student like you who wants to make some extra money on campus while doing good and spreading the word about a popular, philanthropic product. If you want to get involved with a nonprofit, promote an artisan, military-inspired accessory, support our troops and make a positive impact in the lives of Afghan  women, this part-time position is what you are looking for - and we would love to hear from you!



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Procter & Gamble Lunch and Info Night

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Procter & Gamble would like to get to know the members of the Society of Women in Business.
They will be hosting a lunch at noon in the Illini Union Ballroom this Thursday. 
This is a great opportunity to network with professionals from P&G!
If you would like to attend please emailswbuiuc@gmail.com immediately!

Procter & Gamble's info night will be held Thursday evening at 6pm in 152 Wholers.

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Social Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, In : Event 

Appetizers at Firehaus

This is a great chance to get to know everyone.SWB will be providing appetizers. If you choose to drink it must be on your own tab and you must be 21.

Date: Thursday, February 2nd
Time: 6pm
Place: Firehaus


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Marketing Committees

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, In : Other Information 
Now accepting applications for committees

Joining a committee is an awesome way to become more involved in SWB. It's also a great resume booster!

If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming a committee chair please fill out the application and turn it in to our Marketing Chair, Monika, by February 7th.
Her email address is warneck2@illinois.edu.



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Dues Collections

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, In : Other Information 

We will begin collecting dues at our first professional event this Tuesday!

Dues are $15 for the semester and $25 for the year.

The last day you can turn in your dues will be February 24th, you must have them in before then!


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American Chartered Bank Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Click here to check out a management training program opportunity with with American Chartered Bank!

Click here for more information about commercial banking!

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