Browsing Archive: September, 2012

The Principal Financial Group Opportunities (Women in Asset Management Conference)

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
My name is Kirsten Anderson and I work with the Campus Recruiting team at The Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, Iowa. We have several student opportunities available that I would love to talk more about with you. 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 ...

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PwC xACT Case Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Attached is an outstanding opportunity to fulfill your James Scholar Activity Requirement.  The PwC xACT case competition is an annual event that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has dominated in years past.  We were national champions three years straight until last year.  It’s time for you to put your team together to regain our national champion status (and a couple thousand dollars in your pocket)! 

 

Info Night Details:

Tuesday, October 2

6:00pm – 7:00pm

BIF 3009

 

Don’t mis...


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Mentorship Program with AMA

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
I hope all your clubs are off to a great start this year. I am the VP of Member Relations for the American Marketing Association for this year. I would just like to forward you our new Mentorship Program. We will be having 1-2 Mentorship events a month where Freshman and Sophomores can learn from upperclassmen. It is a great opportunity to get their feet wet with internship advice, preparing for interviews, picking classes, and simply having someone to look up to. If you believe your organiza...

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Business Council's 7th Annual Charity Golf Outing

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
You are invited to join students, professionals and College of Business Faculty at our 7th Annual Charity Golf Outing on Friday, October 12th at the Illini Orange and Blue Course in Savoy, IL. The event will begin at 10:30am and will conclude at 7pm. The Dinner banquet is scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm. Proceeds will benefit Hedge Funds Care, a philanthropic organization that seeks to prevent and treat child abuse. You can learn more about them at their website, here: http://www.hedgefundscare...
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Epic Career Opportunities

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Hi Society of Women in Business,

 

My name is Julia Bongiorno, and I recently graduated from U of I this past May. On campus, I studied Marketing and International Business and was involved with my business fraternity Phi Gamma Nu. I am now working as a Project Manager for Epic Systems in Madison, WI. I am contacting your organization to tell you a little bit about Epic and to spread word of the career opportunities that exist with our company.

 

Epic creates and implements a wide range of integr...


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Philanthropy Event: Books to Prisoners

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 28, 2012, In : Event 

Philanthropy Event: Books to Prisoners


We will be volunteering at the Books to Prisoners book sale on Sunday, October 7th. This will be an off campus event. If you would like to go you must sign up in advance.


Date: Sunday, October 7th
Time: 4:00-6:00pm


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Mentoring Event: Scavenger Hunt on the Quad

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, In : Event 

Mentoring Event: Scavenger Hunt on the Quad

Date: Wednesday, September 19
Time: 6pm
Place: Meet outside of UGL
Dress: Casual

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Social Event: Appetizers at Firehaus

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, In : Event 

Social Event: Appetizers at Firehaus


Date: Thursday, September 20

Time: 6pm

Place: Firehaus


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Alumni Database

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, In : Other Information 

Alumni Database


Please fill out this short survey to be included in the SWB Alumni Database! 


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SAP is Hiring

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 


 

 

 

RUN like never before. RUN BETTER. SAP(R).

 

 

You wanted a chance to prove yourself.
That chance starts now.

Apply Now

 
Dear University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Students, Clubs and Organizations,

So you're about to be a newly minted graduate and looking to jumpstart your career, all you really need is a chance to run. Here it is. SAP is the world leader in enterprise applications in software and we are hiring for our 2013 programs now!!

 

SAP develops products that help companies that are literally changing the world. Come and learn about w...


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Social Event: Exchange with Business Council

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Event 

Social Event: Exchange with Business Council


Date: Thursday, September 13

Time: 9pm

Place: Firehaus


The theme of this event will be "what I want to be when I grow up!"


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2nd Annual Wall St. Training Valuation Case Competition

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Greetings,

On behalf of Wall St. Training, it is my pleasure to invite the students at your school to compete in the 2nd Annual Wall St. Training Valuation Case Competition. Last year, finalists from Rutgers, Princeton, Tulane and the University of San Francisco competed in New York as industry professionals attended to judge, speak, spectate and mingle.

This year, the competition offers a $5,000 grand prize to the winning team, with the Final Round event expanded to a full-day industry confere...


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Deloitte. A Special Invitation

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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September 2012

A Special Invitation

I would like to invite the members of the Society of Women in Business to join us at our Diversity Night event.  This invite-only event will help you understand our firm culture and what we really mean when we say we are a diverse firm.  At Deloitte, we thrive from the unique perspectives we can not only offer to our clients but also to our fellow colleagues.   

At Diversity Night, you will have the opportunity to meet several of our Business Resource Grou...


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W.W. Grainger BBQ Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Hello SWB Members,

 

My name is Thera Hubler, and I am a 2012 graduate of the Supply Chain Management and T&M and the former President of SWB. After graduation, I came to work at W.W. Grainger, an Industrial Supply company based out of Lake Forest as a part of their Product Management Department. I simply cannot say enough about how much I have enjoyed my summer internship and full-time experience working for such an outstanding company with a wealth of career opportunities.

 

I am also extremely...


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SORF Board Position

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
There is currently a vacancy on the SORF Board. The single best way for students to influence the SORF funding process is to become a Board Member. In order to fill the position, the Board asks for applications to be submitted via the link below before 5:00pm on September 18th. This position may be filled by an undergraduate, graduate, or professional student.

tinyurl.com/SORF-Application

Additionally, the SORF Board would like to invite students to apply to serve as SORF Project Assistants, wh...
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Walgreens Community Management Internship Program

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Walgreens will be seeking junior level students with an interest in retail management for internship opportunities over the summer of 2013! Join us for a 10 week paid experience in learning about managing your own Walgreens store, as well as how your store contributes to the community that it serves. During the internship, you’ll work closely with your mentor and go beyond your typical day-to-day tasks by learning how our pharmacy and retail business work together to deliver excellent custo...


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Chase on Campus

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
CHASE CAMPUS EVENTS

Career Fair
  Wednesday, September 12th 

Info Session
   5:30-6:30pm in BIF, room 2007 
 

 

Click here for a description of the position Chase will be looking to fill when on campus this week.



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Duff & Phelps Info Session

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
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Global Business Brigades

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Global Business Brigades wants to present your members with an opportunity to gain study abroad and consulting service during spring break.  Global Business Brigades is an organization that sends 50 members each year to Panama to provide financial consulting services for local families.  Not only is it a great way to give back, but it also has provided invaluable experience that you can easily relay in interviews and other professional settings. People who have participate recognize that it h...


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Phi Chi Theta Trivia Night

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Society of Women in Business

On behalf of Phi Chi Theta, I would like to invite you to participate in our 4th annual Phi Chi Theta Trivia Night. The event will take place at the YMCA from 6-8pm on Thursday, September 20th. This service event brings together business organizations on campus to help raise money for Make-A-Wish Foundation. The general idea behind this event is to give students the opportunity to help fund a child’s wish while being able to network with business professionals fr...


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Bank of America on Campus

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Bank of America will be on campus on 09/19/12 to conduct a short presentation on Commercial Banking.  The presentation will provide a brief overview of the commercial bank followed by role descriptions, career path, culture, environment, etc.  A question and answer session will follow the presentation.  The presentation will be held at the Loomis Lab from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  There is no need to rsvp. 
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Professional Event: Hitachi Consulting

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, September 10, 2012, In : Event 

Professional Event: Hitachi Consulting

Join us this Tuesday for a presentation by professionals from Hitachi Consulting

Date: Tuesday, September 11
Time: 6pm
Place: TBD
Dress: Business Casual

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Social Event: Exchange with Business Council

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, September 10, 2012, In : Event 

Social Event: Exchange with Business Council


Date: Thursday, September 13

Time: 9pm

Place: Firehaus


The theme of this event will be what you want to be when you grow up!


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American Chartered Bank

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, September 10, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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Social Event: Coco Mero

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Event 

Social Event: Coco Mero

Come out to Coco Mero this afternoon to enjoy some frozen yogurt with other SWB members!

Date: Friday, September 7th
Time: 4:00pm
Place: Coco Mero (Wright and Green)

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Company Dinner Sign-up

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Other Information 

Company Dinner Sign-up


Please sign up here for any dinner(s) that you would like to attend. There are 10-15 slots open for each dinner event.  Keep in mind spots are limited, and we will give preference to upperclassmen and more qualified members if the event exceeds capacity. You will receive a confirmation for the dinner after signing up. Signing up for a dinner means that you are committed to attending the event.

The deadline to sign-up for the first dinner will be this Sunday!
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Procter & Gamble Internship Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Hi there!  My name is Ginger Hartwell and I’m a recent alum that currently works at P&G as an Assistant Brand Manager.  A few of us in marketing have worked to get Illinois as a target school and I am happy to say that we will be able to take up to 3 interns this summer! 

 

The recruiting team from P&G will be on campus Monday, September 17th looking for candidates for our summer marketing internship program. We will be interviewing juniors for the internship, but would like to get to know al...


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Honeywell Campus Events

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Honeywell visits campuses worldwide in our ongoing search for great talent to join our global team. Time and time again, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has provided us with top early career talent which is why we participate in a number of on-campus recruiting events throughout the year. 

 

Are you or someone you know looking for an opportunity to develop a meaningful career, while impacting the world of tomorrow? Look no further!  We are currently searching for students seeking ful...


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Parfaits with Plante Moran

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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AT&T Career Connection

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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Greetings! It’s back to school time and at AT&T we're staying as busy as ever. We are actively hiring for our Retail Leadership Development Program.  Additional details about our program are provided below along with resources for you. 

 

Sessions begin monthly and we’re seeking participants for our classes into 2013.  Those interested are also welcome to connect with me directly. 

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Deloitte Campus Events

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Events

 

Consulting Symposium

When: Friday, September 7th (9am-3:30pm)

Where: I-Hotel and Conference Center

 

Roundtable Discussion – Actuary

When: Tuesday, September 11th (6:30-830pm)

Where: Digital Computer Lab

 

Business Career Fair

When: Thursday, September 13th  (11am-3pm)

Where: Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

 

Information Session

When: Thursday, September 13th (6pm-9pm)

Where: Everitt Hall, Room 151

 

Resume Drop Deadline

When: Saturday, September 15th (midnight)

 

Diversity Night

When: Monday, Se...


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Crisis Nursery Volunteers Needed

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, September 7, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
6-8 volunteers to flag down cars and collect money at parking lot for U of I football game
When: Saturday, September 15, 8am-~10:30am                
Where: 
corner of Stadium Dr. and Neil St.

Contact: Bridget Frerichs - bridget@crisisnursery.org for more information.


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Sign-up to Volunteer at the Fall Career Fair

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, In : Event 

Sign-up to Volunteer at the Fall Career Fair


The Career Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 12th and Thursday, September 13th of this year. The College Business is looking for volunteers from all organizations.


Volunteering is a great way to earn money for SWB and gain a point towards your membership!


To volunteer please sign up here, make sure to put SWB as your organization!

After signing up please forward your confirmation email to swbuiuc@gmail.com to ensure you are awarded a point on t...


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Committee and Chair Applications

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, In : Other Information 

SWB is looking for applicants to fill our committees and other important positions! These positions are open to all members of SWB and are great resume boosters and leadership experience!



Below are the positions that need to be filled, along with their descriptions. Applications are attached.


If you are interested in applying please fill out the application and send it, along with a copy of your resume to swbuiuc@gmail.com by midnight on Friday, September 7th.

Digital Media Committee 

Keeping the...


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Member Information Sheet

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, In : Other Information 

If you are a new or returning member to SWB please fill out the member information sheet and turn it in with your dues by September 27th!



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Opportunity to Meet with BP Executives

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, In : Event 

Opportunity to Meet with BP Executives


Andy Milnes, Head of Global Supply & Trading and Paul Lantero, Trading Manager for BP will be on campus September 14th .  They are interested in meeting with a group of students [approximately 10] who are members of the Society of Women in Business who are freshman, sophomores, or juniors.  This meeting will take place from 8:30 – 9:30 am in 370 Wohlers Hall.  This is a unique opportunity for undergraduate students to meet with and have a roundtable dis...


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Walgreens Events

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Walgreens representatives will be on campus in September to give you more details about our exciting internship opportunities and our Financial Development Program. 

 

Also, Walgreens will host two evening events on September 6th and September 12th .  If you are interested, please save this time and date so we can meet you and tell you more.  We will forward more details shortly. 

 

Thursday, 9/6/12 

3-5 pm:  Walgreens in BIF Atrium

6-8 pm:  Walgreens evening event

Students can begin submitting resu...


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