Browsing Archive: March, 2012

International Alumni Award

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

                                                                 

 

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International Alumni Award

Reception and Lecture

 

Featuring the 2012 Recipient of the

Madhuri & Jagdish N. Sheth International Alumni

Award For Exceptional Achievement:

 

 

Sri Mulyani Indrawati, MS ’90, PHD ’92 LAS

Managing Director, World Bank

 

 

Dr. Indrawati served as Minister of Finance for her native Indonesia from 2005 to 2010,

navigating the largest economy in Southeast Asia successfully through the global economic crisis,

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Relay For Life Volunteers Needed

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

My name is Lauren Haugh and I am the Treasurer of Colleges Against Cancer here on campus. Each year we put on the American Cancer Society Relay For Life at the University of Illinois to raise money for cancer research, education, advocacy and services. I am sending you this letter in search of volunteers to help run this amazing event.

 

I am an Finance student here at U of I, and this year I am trying to reach out to the Business Organizations to try and get volunteers during Relay For Life in...


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Market Information Lab Job Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
The Market Information Lab is currently seeking candidates (undergraduate and graduate students with at least 1 year left of study) for the 2012-2013 fellowship program with an application deadline of Saturday, March 31.  We are seeking self-motivated, teamwork-minded individuals who have an interest in financial software programs.  This is a paid position that will set you apart from your peers and position you well for your career.
Launched in 2009 by a landmark gift from the Chicago Mercant...

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Professional Responsibility in Action Seminar: Walmart on March 28

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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Professional Responsibility in Action Seminar: BP on April 4

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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Leighton Lecture: Keith Darcy on April 2

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Philanthropy Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Event 

Books to Prisoners


This Saturday we will be helping to choose books to send to prisoners. If you would like to attend this event please fill out this survey!

Space is limited for this event so please sign up quickly!


Date: Saturday, March 31st

Time: 12-2pm

Place: Plan to meet at the Union at 11:45 and then we will carpool to the location, near Lincoln Square Mall.



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Professional Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Event 

PwC

Join us this Tuesday for an event with Pwc!

Date: Tuesday, March 27th
Time: 7:15pm
Place: 2063 BIF
Dress will be business casual.

This event will follow the PwC Personal Branding event that is taking place at 5:30 for those of you who are attending the Spring Diversity Banquet.


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A Day in the Life of an MBA Student

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Event 
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)

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 of Chicago Booth School of Business is world-renowned and ranks at the top of ...

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Global Management Trainee Program

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Global Management Trainee program is a 10 month cross-functional training program that teaches newly graduated students aspects of the beer business including brewing, marketing, and sales. We are only interested in finding the best of the best talent for this role and then grooming these Trainees to become the future senior leaders at AB Inbev.  The main objective of the Campus Ambassador role is simply to create the buzz on campus regarding this amazing opportunity and to invite graduat...


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Cleantech Business Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

 


"I've been to business school. It takes a few years. This takes a concentrated two months, it's pretty intense, and it's probably more important. It really prepares you to move a company forward."

– Dennis Murphy, Ground Source Geothermal: 2008 Green Building Runner Up and 2008 Sustainability Award Winner

 

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Is there a napkin sketch of a brilliant cleantech idea on your desk?

Is your world-changing idea gaining traction and in need of some solid business infrastructure?

Want to get your startup ...


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Interested in learning more about LinkedIn?

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Sunday, March 18, 2012, In : Other Information 
Use these short, but informative, videos and presentations to assist you in building your profile and brand on LinkedIn!
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Health Systems Sales Corporate Internship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, March 16, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Walgreens is recruiting for a Health Systems Sales Corporate Internship.  We're collecting applicants for this position and would appreciate your help informing students that there is an internship opportunity available for undergrads with a focus in business.  Please direct interested students to the link below or have them visit us at www.walgreens.jobs and search requisition #6705.   

https://walgreens.taleo.net/careersection/std_cs_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=006705 

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Inclusive Illinois Women's Leadership Program

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, March 16, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
This April, the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at the University of Illinois is pleased to host the 6th Annual Inclusive Illinois Women's Leadership Program, as part of the Inclusive Illinois Roundtable Series.

The event will take place Thursday, April 19, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Illini Union in Illini Rooms A, B, and C. The event will include roundtable discussions (10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.); a complimentary lunch (11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.); a panel of campus and com...
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Hitachi Consulting Leadership Summit

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
This year Hitachi Consulting is launching a 3-day Leadership Summit to support and enhance our campus recruiting endeavors at our top schools across the Nation.  Of course, Illinois is one of those top schools!   We hope this will allow us to identify outstanding Juniors who are actively involved in student organizations, diversity organizations  and those who have demonstrated an interest in leadership.

Click Here for a flyer and the application.
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Women on the Move

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Women on the Move | Women’s-Only Fitness at the Women’s Resources Center

Thursdays | 7pm-9pm

Weekly Fitness Class + Wellness Talk-Back

The Women’s Resources Center is pleased to announce the beginning of a new wellness series called Women on the Move, a weekly women’s –only fitness class and  safe space for women who for personal or religious reasons may be unable or uncomfortable with working out in co-ed facilities. First come, first served—please arrive early, wear comfortable clo...


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Illini Dance Marathon

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
My name is Annelise Docel, and I’m the new president of Illini Dance
Marathon.  In case you aren’t familiar with Dance Marathon, it’s a one
night event in February (for 2013 it will be either Friday, February
22nd or Saturday February 23rd) that raises money for St. John's
Children's Hospital. Participants will fundraise during the weeks
leading up to the event and then spend the entire marathon on their
feet, dancing, participating in activities, playing games, eating, and
listening to St. Jo...
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SWB Shirt Orders

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, In : Other Information 

SWB Shirt Orders


Click to view The Front and The Back SWB shirts we will be ordering this semester.


The shirts will be $11 for S-XL and $13 for XXL.

The shirt brand will be Bella and we have heard that they run small.


If you would like to order a shirt please bring your money to the events this week or BIF atrium on Wednesday from 2-4pm or Thursday from 1-3pm.

We will only be collecting orders this week, so be sure to get your money in soon!


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Philanthropy Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, In : Event 

Adopt-a-Pathway

We will be picking up trash outside of UGL.

Date: Tuesday, March 6th
Time: 5pm
Place: outside of the UGL

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Social Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, In : Event 
Dinner at Firestation

This event will take place directly after adopt-a-pathway.
We will be pre-ordering so please bring $5-$10 to the first event.
If you do not plan on attending adopt-a-pathway but want to meet us at Firestation pleasegrlevy11@gmail.com. 

Date: Tuesday, March 6th
Time: 5:30pm
Place: Firestation

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Speed Majoring with BCS and Business Council

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
How do you land that dream job of yours?  Well, we all know that getting that job begins with choosing the major that's right for you.  Business Council and BCS would like to invite you to come out to Speed Majoring this Wednesday in the BIF Atrium at 4pm and find out more about the different majors offered by the College of Business! This is a wonderful opportunity for freshmen and sophomores to gain exposure to the various options that the College of Business offers.  Additionally, you will...

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