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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.

 

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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American Chartered Bank

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

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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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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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Grant Thornton - September 4th

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, August 31, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Grant Thornton 

Where: BIF 
When: 4th
 of September 11:30 to 1:30 
What: Branding Day


They will pass out cookies to students coming through the BIF. 
Feel free to stop by for a snack and to learn more about the firm. 


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InternMatch.com Paid Campus Ambassador

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Friday, August 31, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Paid Campus Ambassador for a Well Funded Tech Startup

InternMatch.com is a San Francisco based technology start-up that is looking to transform how students and young professionals find internships. We are funded by top Silicon Valley investors including Dave McClure and Mitch Kapor, InternMatch, has quickly grown to be the largest internship platform in the country with customers including Yelp, Pixar, Kiva, CBS, and many more.  

We are looking for rock star campus ambassadors who can create a...

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The CFA Program

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

THE CFA® PROGRAM

 

You are invited to an

ORIENTATION PROGRAM

About the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program

 

Thursday, August 30, 2012

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

141 Wohlers Hall

 

“Why Pursue the Chartered Financial Analysts Designation?”

       Discover…

·      How the CFA helps in the job search

        and in an investment management career,

        Benefits of Student Membership in the Chicago Chapter

 

       Learn…

·       About the CFA Review Course offered i...


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PwC Back to School BBQ

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




PwC Back to School BBQ 
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (or until food runs out) 
BIF Courtyard 

  • Come learn more about PwC
  • Plan to stop by between classes
  • Meet PwC partners and staff
  • Dress is casual

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JP Morgan Event

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

Event Description:

We invite you to attend a conversation with JPMorgan Chase & Co. senior executive, Tony Manno. Tony is the CEO, President and Chief Investment Officer of Security Capital Research & Management Incorporated, within the firm’s Asset Management line of business.

You also will have the chance to meet and mingle with recruiters who are part of our Chase Consumer & Community Banking team, Commercial Bank and Corporate Development Program to discuss internship and analyst opportun...


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Fuse Part-Time Brand Ambassador

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

Fuse is a youth marketing agency that connects brands with teens and young adults through sports, music, fashion, gaming and other interests. Fuse and our clients have been the recipients of numerous awards and individual recognition from some of the most important media and marketers in the industry. Fuse's client list includes iconic brands such as Mountain Dew, Gatorade, Burton, Harley-Davidson, UFC, Converse and Quiksilver, to name a few. 

We are seeking part-time Brand Ambassadors for pro...


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Professional Responsibility Strategy Competition Info Session TODAY

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 30, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society is pleased to announce the Second Annual Professional Responsibility Strategy Competition in partnership with BP. We will hold an Information Session about this exceptional opportunity for UIUC students on Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m. in the Business Instructional Facility (BIF).

 

The competition is open to junior and senior undergraduate students, as well as master's and Ph.D. candidates in the Colleges of Business, Engineeri...


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Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference: It's Not Too Early To Start Your Journey! 
The future is full of possibilities.  Your journey to explore career possibilities and learn what it's like to work in a global business environment starts now.  Our Ernst & Young Global Perspectives Conference can help broaden your global mindset and expand your world of possibilities for your future. 

Focused on building your leadership skills, teaming experiences and developing your global mindset, the G...
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Plante Moran Unite Leadership Event

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

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Plante Moran is the 12th largest public accounting and business consulting firm in the nation and is proud to be recognized as one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" in America.

We are excited to invite two student representatives and one advisor from your student organization to attend UNITE. UNITE is a one day leadership event designed for multicultural college students focusing on the following areas of interest: accounting, finance and/or business. Guests wil...


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Education-Portal.com Scholarship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Education-Portal.com’s Tuition Won’t Stop Me $1000 Scholarship is open for applicants until April 30th 5pm PST! A student from your organization could win this scholarship to help pay for their college expenses.

Students can enter the Tuition Won’t Stop Me by filling out our entry form and answering our scholarship question: What cause(s) do you think college students should care about? Why? Click Here to find out more details about the scholarship. (Full URL: http://education-portal.com...


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Account Coordinator Position with News America

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Hello everyone! 

Hope you are all doing well! My name is Emily Stevens, and I have recently accepted a job as an Account Coordinator at  News America Marketing in the Dallas, TX office and am scheduled to start in June.  News America hires college graduates to be a part of the Sales Development Program in their nine offices.  As the campus liaison for News America , I am trying to find qualified candidates from all majors that would be a good fit for the Account Coordinator position.  Click he...

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Meet and Greet with Walgreens

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

My name is Marisa Randle, and I am one of the Market Managers on Walgreens’ Market Strategy team (also a UIUC Alum, ’05). We would like to share some information with you regarding a meet and greet event that Walgreens’ “Value Creation Services Division” is hosting this Thursday, April 19. Event details are below.

 

Representatives from Walgreens’ Market Planning & Research department will be on campus to share information about our Market Strategy team. Please join us to learn more...


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Summer Business Scholars Program at Booth

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Dear Society of Women in Business Members:

 

Are you looking for a meaningful way to advance your career in business this summer? Or, are you searching for an experience that will help you explore your professional and academic aspirations? The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is offering an exciting summer program that will help shape you into a future business leader and familiarize you with the life of an MBA student. The Summer Business Scholars Program is a three-week busines...


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Meet and Greet with Walgreens Finance & Accounting Professionalsat

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I am extremely excited to announce that Walgreens has expanded its recruiting efforts to include accounting and finance majors from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  We would like to offer you the opportunity to get a head start on the fall recruiting process and invite you to a meet and greet event to learn about our 2013 summer internship program, which can lead to full-time rotational opportunities within the Walgreens finance and accounting organization. 

 

Please join us fo...


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Illinois Business Consulting

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Illinois Business Consulting

 

Why should I join Illinois Business Consulting?

As a result of the client base that IBC has established, students have a wide-range of networking opportunities that lead to summer internships and full-time employment after graduation.  The professional staff provides training and development that gives members a significant advantage when competing for any internship or full-time job.  IBC members are able to tell potential future employers about creating economic ...


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A Mother's Touch

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Business Council would like to invite you to one of our amazing events, A Mother's Touch.

A Mother's Touch is our annual Mom's weekend charitable dinner and silent auction benefiting a local charity. This year we will be having the dinner at the Hilton Garden Inn on Saturday April 21st, from 5:30-8PM. There will be many auction baskets with various theme's like "the worlds finest chocolate", Cubs/White Sox tickets, and many more! Dinner will be served, and it is also an opportunity to dine wit...

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ALPFA Etiquette Dinner

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 


ALPFA will be hosting an etiquette dinner on Thursday, April 12th from 6-8pm. The cost of the dinner will be $23 per person. If you are interested in attending please fill out this survey.

Please visit our website at business.illinois.edu/swb
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Future Women in Business Leadership Conference

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
The College of Business is looking for student volunteers to help facilitate our 3rd annual Future Women in Business Leadership Conference on Saturday, April 14 from 9:30 - 3:30.  The College is inviting high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors to campus to learn about basic business principles and participate in a variety of team-building and leadership activities.  In order for this event to work, we need your help!  Please respond if you are available to help facilitate the event.  You...
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Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

The Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy (SISE) at the University of Illinois at Chicago is an intense interdisciplinary program for graduate and senior-level undergraduate students.

From August 9-17, participants from diverse academic backgrounds will be immersed in a broad spectrum of sustainability and energy related topics: entrepreneurship, policy, economics, health, science, engineering, environment, urban planning, business, and entrepreneurship.

The theme of the SISE2012 progra...


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Campus Cleanup

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Campus Cleanup: Creating Litter-free Neighborhoods
Looking for a service opportunity for your RSO? Help in our efforts to make our campus litter-free! Illinois Student Senate is hosting and organizing this event, and the mission is to create a clean campus neighborhood and to empower individuals with a sense of citizenship through community service. Register your members by April 10th at http://tinyurl.com/6ojeugl. On April 29th, check in at Anniversary Plaza to get your FREE T-shirt to wear w...

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After School Volunteer Program

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, April 9, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

I have been working with Sally Carter of the TapIn Leadership Academy to put together an afterschool business program for students in the Champaign-Urbana community.  We have everything in place except for some excellent volunteers.  That’s where you come in…

 

Currently, there are 5 groups of 4 young ladies who would be participating in this program.  They all come from Franklin and Jefferson Middle Schools in town.  These young ladies participate in TapIn’s program Monday – Thursday f...


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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,

imp...


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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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Career Opportunities at Northrop Grumman

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Hello all,

 

Northrop Grumman will be recruiting Business Management and HR Masters/MBA candidates for our exciting Professional Development Programs at the upcoming Illinois Business Career Fair on 1/31/12.  If there is potential interest, please stop by our booth to meet our Hiring Managers and PDP’s  - or please apply directly online to the requisition below at www.careers.northropgrumman.com.

 

Requisition 12001128, HR Management Associate Program Internship, Falls Church, Virginia

 

Northrop...


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BCS I-Banking Interview Preparation Workshop

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Monday, January 23, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Bankers from Robert W. Baird Co.  will present: What is Investment Banking?  How can you position yourself for a summer or full-time position in the field? They will also share their first-hand experiences about navigating the profession and provide  answers to any questions you have always wanted to ask. 

Participating students will be able register for  three Investment Banking training sessions following this first workshop.


When: Tuesday, January 24, 6:00-7:30

Where: WH 152

Dress in business ...


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Career Opportunities

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Sunday, January 22, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Who We Are:
The OCC is a bureau of the U.S. Department of Treasury which was established in 1863 through the National Bank Act.  We are headquartered in Washington D.C. with offices located nationwide.  The mission of the OCC is to charter, regulate, and supervise the national banking system.  We work to ensure that national banks operate in a safe and sound manner, comply with all applicable laws, and provide fair access to financial services for all consumers.
 
Who We are Looking For:
The OCC ...

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New $5000 Scholarship Opportunity

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, January 21, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
Dear University of Illinois Society of Women in Business (SWB),

Someone in your organization could win a scholarship worth up to $5,000 to help pay for college!

You can learn all about the scholarship details, including how to apply, here:http://degreedirectory.org/articles/Student_Saver_Scholarship.html. This URL will be valid for all future versions of the Student Saver Scholarship.

Some of the recent winners of our Student Saver Scholarship are:

-Nick Balliet of Kansas City Art Institute ($791...
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Procter & Gamble Marketing Internship

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Saturday, January 21, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 

Information from Katy McMurry, a P&G representative:

 

I’m reaching out to you on behalf of the UIUC alumni at Procter & Gamble with an opportunity for our marketing internship program this summer. We are looking for top talent undergraduate leaders. I’d like to encourage you to apply directly via the P&G website link below.

 

We will be on-campus early in February. See below for key dates.

 

Date & Time

Event

Tuesday, January 24 from 6-7 pm

Resume, Cover Letter, and On line Job application worksh...


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Dynamic Women in Business at Harvard Business School

Posted by Jamie Anderson on Sunday, January 15, 2012, In : Outside Opportunity 
  • The HBS Women’s Student Association cordially invites you to attend the 21st Annual Dynamic Women in Business Conference featuring:
  • Outstanding Keynote Speakers: Mary Wittenberg, President and CEO of New York Road Runners who oversees the New York City Marathon, Margo Georgiadis, President of Google, Americas, and Ann Mukherjee, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer of Frito-Lay North America         
  • 100 + Fabulous Panelists on both industry and general panels
  • The opportunity to meet hundreds of st...

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