Browsing Archive: October, 2012

CREW Chicago Scholarship Committee

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I am the co-chair of CREW Chicago Scholarship Committee.  CREW Chicago Network, Inc. is a professional organization for women designed to positively impact the commercial real estate industry by advancing the power and success of women (www.crewchicago.org).

 

1.      Click here for a flyer. We are seeking applicants for scholarships offered annually.  We are targeting female undergraduate and graduate students who have a strong interest or declared major in commercial real estate or a r...


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Look out for SWB Tumblers!

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Other Information 

Look out for SWB Tumblers!


We have placed an order for SWB tumblers and they should be arriving soon. We will be selling them at events for $5. View the design here.



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Barndance

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Event 

Barndance


 Barndance has been moved from Friday, October 26th to Saturday, October 27th.   The cost will be $10 per person. Feel free to bring as many dates as you would like! Office hours will be held in BIF Monday (October 22nd) from 4-6, Tuesday (October 23rd) from 2-4, Wednesday (October 24th) from 2-3, and Thursday (October 25th) from 3-5 for members to turn in money for barndance and SWB pullovers. Please turn in an envelope with your name and email address on it, the number of...


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Philanthropy Event: Salt & Light

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Event 

Philanthropy Event: Salt & Light


We will be volunteering at Salt & Light on Friday, November 2nd. This will be an off campus event, if you plan on attending you must sign up using this form.


Date: Friday, November 2nd

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



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The State of Business

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Event 

The State of Business


The State of Business will consist of a panel discussion with Dean Dahl, Dean DeBrock and the three department heads. They will discuss key issues for business, higher education, our country and our global community. The panel will be followed by a reception in the BIF Atrium with light appetizers and Q&A.


This event will count as a point for a SWB. If you would like attend this event please sign up using this form.


Date: Tuesday, October 30th

Time: 4:00-6:00pm...


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BCS Update: Positions Available

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Business Career Services 
Deadline Monday October 29th 
- Investment Banking Summer 2013 Analyst Internship - Mergers & Acquisitions (Lincoln International LLC) 
- Investment Banking Analyst Intern Summer 2013 (Robert W. Baird & Co.) 

Click here for a complete list of positions accepting resumes.

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Flash Mob with McKinley's Stress Management Peers

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 27, 2012, In : Other Information 
FLASH MOB - SAVE THE DATE!!!
Dance Out Your Stress with McKinley’s Stress Management Peers on Halloween!

WHEN: Wednesday, October 31st at 12:55pm SHARP!

WHERE: Main Quad
 
With your help, the peers will invade the quad dancing to the Macarena, Thriller, Gangnam Style, and more! Costumes are optional but highly encouraged. 
Feel free to invite your friends to participate or even to come watch!
 
The following link is an instructional video to help you learn the dance: http:...

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Professional Event: Exec Internship Panel

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, October 17, 2012, In : Event 


Professional Event: Exec Internship Panel


JP Morgan had a conflict and had to cancel the presentation planned for tonight. Instead members of the Exec Board will be speaking in a panel discussion on their various internship and professional experiences.  They will give advice on interviewing, networking, and ways to prepare for an internship or a full-time career.  They will also discuss their roles as interns coming from various positions and industries.

This event will still be worth a profes...


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CommuniLink Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, October 17, 2012, In : Other Information 

CommuniLink Event


Thank you to everyone who came out yesterday to our philanthropy event for CommuniLink. The event was a success and we were able to reach our goal of 100 letters! 


Thank you from the other founders of CommuniLink:
Society of Women in Business, 

Thank you for all of your efforts to help propel CommuniLink forward at the event on Tuesday. The three of us whom started this organization have a distinct vision of helping the community in which we grew up, and I speak for all of us wh...

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Barndance

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, October 15, 2012, In : Event 

Barndance


Save the date! SWB is having a barndance on October 26th! Come on out in your plaid shirts and cowboy boots to have an amazing night getting to know each other while also getting to know members from the American Marketing Association (AMA), Accounting Club, Business Fusion, Finance Club, Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), and Phi Beta Lambda (PBL). You can bring one date or a few of your friends, the cost is $10 per person. If you are interested, please find Gabby or Sruthy at one of the events ...


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Professional Event: JP Morgan

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, October 15, 2012, In : Event 

Professional Event: JP Morgan


Join us this Thursday for a presentation from representatives from JP Morgan.


Date: Wednesday, October 17th

Time: 6:00pm

Place: 1002 Lincoln Hall

Dress: Business Casual


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Philanthropy Event: Communilink

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, October 15, 2012, In : Event 

Philanthropy Event: Communilink


Interested in learning more about non-profit organizations? This is the event for you! Come learn more about a non-profit, CommuniLink, and help with marketing outreach.  Please bring your laptops to the event if possible. 


Date: Tuesday, October 16th

Time: 7:00pm

Place: 108 Bevier Hall

Dress: Casual


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Nestle Diversity Leadership Symposium

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, October 15, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
What is Diversity Leadership Symposium (DLS)?
 
-           4 day intense business program where students gain exposure to life and careers with Nestle
-          Provides 30 minority undergraduate students the opportunity to network with Nestle USA executive leadership team
-          Take a customized course in leadership development
-          Showcase their leadership skills through community volunteerism
 
Deadline to apply November 6th

Click here to view the DLS brochure.
Click here to view the ...
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Illini Public Relations Association

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, October 10, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Hello Ladies,

On behalf of the Illini Public Relations Association (Illini PRA), we are very excited to kick off the school year with our first general meeting! In case you are unfamiliar, Illini PRA (www.illinipra.com) is a registered student organization on campus that educates students about the diverse careers within the public relations field. From learning the basics, to networking with professionals, to visiting the top globally-recognized agencies in Chicago, Illini PRA strives to prep...

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New Member Enrichment Event: Trivia Night

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, October 10, 2012, In : Event 

New Member Enrichment Event: Trivia Night


Date: Wednesday, October 10th

Time: 6:00pm

Place: 130 Wholers

Dress: Casual


New members must attend at least one new member enrichment event to meet active member requirements.


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Student Saver Scholarship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

University of Illinois Society of Women in Business (SWB):

Could you and your fellow students in your organization use another $1,000 to put towards your education expenses? Then you should enterDegreeDirectory.org's Student Saver Scholarship!

We know how busy the life of a college student is, so we've made it easy to enter.  All you have to do is fill out a short entry for answer our scholarship question: What do you think lawmakers can do to help keep education affordable?

You have until noon ...


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BCS Update: Low Submissions and Openings on I link

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Business Career Services 
Click here for a list of positions with low submissions or openings on I link. This information was provided to us by our liaison from Business Career Services.
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College of Bus Trivia Time, Announcements, & Recruiting

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Recruiting Time

 

It's high season in recruiting (hiring & internships); it’s time to sign up  (I-Link) for these great opportunities.  I encourage you to explore multiple companies and industries.

 

Leadership Development Opportunity

 

The Illinois LeaderShape® Institute is a six-day, five-night program at Allerton House in Monticello, Illinois where you experience a leadership process that teaches visioning, the importance of developing relationships, and leading with integrity.  This will be ...


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Dues, Member Information Sheet, and Tank Order Extension

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Other Information 

Dues, Member Information Sheet, and Tank Order Extension


The last day to turn in dues, member information sheets, and tank orders will be Tuesday, October 9th.


The Member information sheet and tank design are both attached.


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Transportation to Off Campus Events

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Other Information 

Transportation to Off Campus Events


We have been receiving questions about off-campus event transportation.  For all off-campus events we will provide transportation.


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PwC Event Rescheduled

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Event 

PwC Event Rescheduled


The event with PwC originally planned for Thursday, September 27th has been rescheduled for Monday, November 5th. 


The brief overview of the MSA Program by Jim Hines has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 9th, before our event with Nielsen.


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2012 BAY AREA PIPELINE FELLOWSHIP PITCH SUMMIT

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
ANNOUNCING THE 2012 BAY AREA PIPELINE FELLOWSHIP PITCH SUMMIT
The Pipeline Fellowship opens call for applications from women social entrepreneurs.

New York, September 25, 2012 // – Women social entrepreneurs are invited to apply to present at the upcoming 2012 Bay Area Pipeline Fellowship Pitch Summit for a chance to secure a US$50k investment in exchange for equity and a board seat.

ABOUT
Approximately 8-10 social enterprises will be invited to present at the 2012 Bay Area Pipeline Fellowship ...

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Procter & Gamble Internship with Customer Business Development

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Good Afternoon,

As an Illinois Alumnus from 1990 and former student leader, I am pleased to share that Procter & Gamble is again working to recruit outstanding Illinois leaders for summer internship opportunities within Customer Business Development (Sales). 

While at Illinois I had great experiences leading within various student organizations and learned about Procter & Gamble's great people and brands later in my undergrad experience.  Today P&G is recognized as a world leader in many pursui...


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Orange & Blue Days

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, October 6, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Next Friday is the first of our Orange and Blue Days for admissions.  We will speak with large groups of students to stress why the College of Business is such a great option.  We need about 3 – 4 volunteers for each session with a variety of majors and experiences.  Please use the link to sign up for this great opportunity.  https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/9609264

 

Note: All of these events last from 1:15 – 2:00pm

 

Friday, October 5 - BIF 3039

Monday, October 8 - BIF 1001 (Deloitte Auditorium)

F...


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