Browsing Archive: November, 2012

TEC SocialFuse

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 26, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
TEC invites you to attend the next SocialFuse on 11/29! Please click on image below to register to attend or to pitch your idea. (You can also access this at: http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/976/25834453)

If you're curious about starting your own idea, helping another student get their idea started, or simply learning more about entrepreneurship, please consider attending! Alternatively, if you'd like to pitch a new idea and get support for it, there will be an opportunity to do that as we...

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CoP Canstruction

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 26, 2012, In : Other Information 

CoP Canstruction


Thank you to everyone who attend CoP's CanStruction event! Because of our participation, the College of Business was able to donate over 1500 cans to the Eastern Illinois Food Bank. Although we did not place in the competition, SWB's strong attendance was noticed. Great job ladies!


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Clean Energy Challenge

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


https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=zsKkG-q4qJI

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BCS Update: Deadlines & Tips

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Business Career Services 

Just a few reminders from BCS about some upcoming programs that have deadlines this week; the deadline to apply for the Chicago: Audit Summer Leadership Program (Summer 2013 KPMG LLP) is this Saturday November 17th. Below are some tips for using the Advanced search on I-Link!

Steps for using ADVANCED SEARCH:

1.       In I-Link Business, go to Job Board/Illini NACElink/Advanced Search

2.       At the top of the Advanced Search Options, under “Search Agents” you will want to check the box next...


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College Mentors for Kids Donations

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Dear Society of Women in Business,

I, Alan (friend of Katie D’amico), am currently serving as a guiding force for a child who needs a mentor in their life.  I have held an active role in College Mentors for Kids at my school, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

College Mentors for Kids is an innovative nonprofit that matches the talents and resources of college students with at-risk children in the near...


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2012 Business Diversity Exchange

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

On behalf of ALPFA, BC, MBSA, NABA, and NBMBAA, we would like to invite you to the College of Business's Annual Business Diversity Exchange.

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Business Instructional Facility

Participants will receive anExecutive

Palermo Padfolio  


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Forté Foundation FREE Career Resources

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Forté Foundation is an organization whose mission is to launch women into a fulfilling career in business.  Our sponsors include MBA programs and Fortune 100 companies like AT&T, Capital One, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, IBM, and PNC. 

Forté is excited to provide the members of Society of Women in Business with FREE career resources and advice for undergraduate women who are interested in business.

Below I’ve provided you with our Forté CareerLaunch for Women newsletter, designed for under...


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Council of Presidents Advisory Board Applications

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Other Information 
We have several incredible leadership opportunities available to your members. For those of you transitioning, please consider continuing to serve the College in a new way. The importance of these positions as we transition to new Undergraduate leadership in the next year cannot be overstated.

We will be interviewing on Friday, November 30 between 9am and 3pm. Interviews will last approximately 30 minutes. Candidates will be contacted directly after they apply. Please apply to as many position...

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Executive Board and Chair Applications

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Other Information 
SWB Members,

We are very excited to let you know that we have FOUR Executive Board positions opening up for next year (Spring 2013 - Fall 2013) and SEVEN chair positions opening up for the Spring 2013 Semester.  Having a leadership role is a great opportunity to get more involved in SWB, develop your leadership skills, and boost your resume.  If you are passionate about SWB and are looking to make a difference, we encourage you to apply!

Please look through the documents listed below that expla...

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Burgers at Joes Event Date Change

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Event 

Burgers at Joes Event Date Change


The social/new member enrichment event originally planned for Tuesday, November 13th has been moved to Tuesday, November 27th at 4:30pm so SWB can attend the CoP CanStruction event. Please plan accordingly. 


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Duff & Phelps Company Dinner

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Event 

Duff & Phelps Company Dinner


SWB will be having a small dinner with Duff & Phelps on November 27th at 6:30 at Legends.  Please email Katherine Arnold at krarnol2@illinois.edu if you are interested in attending and have not signed up yet.


Date: Tuesday, November 27th

Time: 6:30pm

Place: Legends

Dress: Business Casual


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Library Mobile App Student Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 17, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Library Mobile App Student Competition



 

For immediate release:

 

November 2012 is the time to apply for the Library Mobile App Student Competition that will be held in January andFebruary 2013.  This is a call for undergraduate students to enter the competition. 

 

Visit the web site at www.library.illinois.edu/studentapps for the competition details and to apply.  Apply by Nov 17, 2012 for preferential consideration.  Successful applicants will be notified by January 10,2013.

 

No coding experience...


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RISE 13 Scholarship Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 10, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

My name is Hayley Douglas. I’m a member of the University of Dayton’s Davis Center for Portfolio Management where we oversee a $14 million investment portfolio and help coordinate the RISE Forum.

 

If you’re interested in stocks, bonds, trading, investing, or asset management, the RISE Forum is for you. Now in its’ 13th year, RISE is the nation’s premier student investment conference, and I’m writing to let you know how you can attend at no charge, thanks to the generosity of our co...


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Burgers at Joes Event Date Change

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 10, 2012, In : Event 

Burgers at Joes Event Date Change


The social/new member enrichment event originally planned for Tuesday, November 13th has been moved to Tuesday, November 27th at 4:30pm so SWB can attend the CoP CanStruction event. Please plan accordingly.


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CoP CanStruction Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, November 10, 2012, In : Event 

Correction for CoP CanStruction Event


Instead of turning 10 cans to get a philanthropy point, you must attend the CanStruction  event on Tuesday AND bring at least 3 non-perishable goods (canned or boxed items). You will not receive a philanthropy point for attending the event if you do not bring can goods or non-perishable boxed items.


Date: Tuesday, November 13th

Time: 5:00-6:00pm

Place: BIF Courtyard

Dress will be casual.


What is a CanStruction? 

It is when organizations come together and compete...


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Win 1 Million in Start-up Capital to Solve the Food Poverty Challenge

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Call for Applicants! Win USD1Million in Start-up Capital to Solve the Food Poverty Challenge - The Hult Prize! 

We are pleased to invite you to submit your application to partake in the 4th annual Hult Prize in partnership with President Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative on March 2, 2013.  To skip this email and APPLY NOW visit our website at: http://www.hultprize.org

Up for grabs is USD1Million (YES! That's $1,000,000 to the winning team!) in start-up capital to launch your social ente...
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Illinois Leadership Center i-programs

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I'm writing to let you know that the Illinois Leadership Center has openings for its winter break i-programs. The i-programs are day-long leadership conferences for U of I students. It is free for all UIUC students to attend.

This winter break, our i-program Ignite will be held twice in Chicago, on January 4th and 5th.  It is a great opportunity for SWB members to develop their leadership skills. The program focuses on group development and leading change, so an RSO can really benefit from hav...


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SWB Tumblers

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Other Information 

SWB Tumblers


Tumblers are in and will be available at all of our upcoming events (while they last!) The cost will be $5 each. Please bring exact change


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Mentoring Event: Goal Setting

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Event 

Mentoring Event: Goal Setting


Join us this Tuesday for a presentation on goal setting by our adviser, Tatyana Deryugina.


Date: Tuesday, November 6th

Time: 6pm

Place: 120 Architecture Building

Dress: Casual


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CoP CanStruction

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Event 

CoP CanStruction


Next Tuesday, November 13th, we will be participating in CoP's canstruction


What is a CanStruction? It is when organizations come together and compete to see who can build the best sculpture entirely out of cans (or boxes) of food. Each of YOUR organizations will bring their own cans/boxes to construct throughout the next week leading up to the event. Get excited about building!


CoP will be collecting cans and boxes all week in BIF atrium from 12-3. Be sure to bring any cans or ...


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CoP Happy Hour

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Event 

CoP Happy Hour


This will be a great opportunity to network with other business organizations!


Date: Thursday, November 8th

Time: 5:30-7:30pm

Place: Clys

Dress: Casual


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Professional Event: PwC

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Event 

Professional Event: PwC


Join us this evening for a presentation by representatives from PwC.


Date: Monday, November 5th

Time: 6:00pm

Place: 123 DKH

Dress: Business Casual


SWB Tumblers will be available at this event for $5!


Attention: Committee Members and Chairs

We will be taking pictures before this event for the website. If you would like to be in a picture please arrive 15 minutes before the event.


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KPMG International Case Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Illini!

 

Are you interested in expanding your global mindset?  If so, I will be hosting an information session for the KPMG International Case Competition on Tuesday, November 13th.  The Information Session details are listed below, along with team details and requirements. I kindly ask that if you plan to attend the info session, that you and your potential team members meet the requirements listed below.  If you are unable to attend, teams will be comprised of 4 people, so you are welcome to...


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BCS Update: Job Shadows, Survey, and Leadership Programs

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, November 5, 2012, In : Business Career Services 

The deadline to apply for JOB SHADOWS has been extended until SUNDAY. You must apply for 10 positions so the opportunities for a match up are greater. 

 

Please fill out the following survey so BCS can receive feedback to improve its offerings to students. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?fromEmail=true&formkey=dFpFYlphN0JXQ2ZqUjJuY2llb3JvdEE6MQ 

 

Finally, click here for some leadership program deadlines that are still open.



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The Principal Financial Group: Women in Asset Management Conference

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, November 1, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
  
The Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, Iowa. We have several student opportunities available. Specifically, we have a Women in Asset Management Conference in May of 2013. We are looking for talented women interested in a career in business to learn more about the Principal Global Investors side of our company.  We also want to provide you with networking opportunities and valuable takeaways, including how to best prepare during college for a successful career in asset/investment manag...

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Philanthropy Event: Salt & Light

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, November 1, 2012, In : Event 

Philanthropy Event: Salt & Light


This event will be off campus and is full.

If you signed up to volunteer at Salt & Light on Friday please meet at the Union a little before 2:30.


Date: Friday, November 2nd

Time: We will depart from the union at 2:30 and be back on campus by 5


If you have any questions regarding this event, please email Jenna at jskerjan@gmail.com.


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2nd WST Valuation Case Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, November 1, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Good afternoon,

The 2nd WST Valuation Case Competition, which drew nearly 140 teams from top schools across the country, has been whittled down to four finalists from NYU, Columbia, Northwestern and the University of Florida.

We would like to invite you and the students at your school to attend the Distressed & Turnaround Conference on Saturday, November 17 featuring speakers such as Marvel Entertainment's former turnaround CEO Peter Cuneo and Matthew Kenagy from Las Vegas Sands Corp. The morni...


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