Business Seminars: Fall Semester 2017

Date/Time

Presenter

Company

Location

Topic

September 5

Tuesday

7:00pm

Dr. Wiese

BLP

Black Bear Frozen Yogurt

First Year Ice Cream Social

September 6 Wednesday

7:00-8:00pm

Dr. Wiese, Director

BLP

McIntyre 103

 Welcome Back Meeting
Mandatory for All

September 7

Thursday

5:30pm

Milliman MedInsight

CES

Howarth 101

CES Recommended**

 

September 12

Tuesday

5:00-6:00pm

 

Career Development: "What Should I Be Doing Now?" 

BLP/CES

McIntyre 107

Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors

 

September 14

Thursday 

5:00-6:00pm

Career Development: "What Should I Be Doing Now?"

BLP/CES

McIntyre 107

Mandatory for First Years & Sophomores

September 19

Tuesday

7:00pm

 

Dr. Jeff Matthews
 BLP Wyatt 109

"Bad Leadership"

Mandatory for First Years, Sophomores

Recommended for Juniors

 

September 20

Wednesday

12:00-1pm

Prof. Bernhard Schellberg BLP McIntyre 107

"Foreign Exchange Management: An Introduction"

Mandatory for Juniors and International Business 

September 21

Thursday

6:00-8:00pm

Ruth Lee (Vice President) & Katie Thompson (Consultant) from Sustainable Business Consulting BLP/CES McIntyre 107

LinkedIn Workshop

Highly Recommended for All

September 26 Tuesday 

7:00-9:00pm

 Max DeLawyer, Tableau  BLP/CES McIntyre 107

Tableau Training

Pre-Registration Required

September 28

Thursday

6:30-8:00pm

Hitachi

BLP/CES Oppenheimer Cafe

Info Session & Networking Reception

Highly Recommended for Juniors & Seniors

October 5

Thursday

7:00-8:30pm

 

ASK Night
CES Upper Marshall Hall

 

Highly Recommended for All

October 10 

Tuesday

7:30pm

 Dr. Howard Jones, Author University of Alabama

Jewett Leadership Series & BLP Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall

"My Lai Massacre: 50 Year Anniversary"

Mandatory for First Years

 

October 11

Wednesday

7:00-8:15pm

Dr. Wiese  BLP WSC Rotunda

"How to Leverage your Mentoring Opportunities: Working with Business and Peer Mentors"

Mandatory for All 

October 16-17      

Fall Break 

No Seminars

October 18

Wednesday

7:00-8:00pm

Luke Newman '07

Management Consultant & Director of Delivery at Luxoft

BLP McIntyre 103

Starting Your Career on the Right Foot: Common Mistakes and Principles of Success

Mandatory for Juniors & Seniors

October 19

Thursday

7:00-8:00pm

Eric Smith

Human Resources Director

Lenati

BLP McIntyre 107

A Day in the Life of a Consultant 

Recommended for Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors

October 21

Saturday

9:45-11am

Dr. Wiese BLP WSC Rotunda

Mentor Meeting

Mandatory for Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors

November 1 & 2

Wednesday Thursday

 

4:00-6:00pm

Career Fair CES WSC

Nov 1- STEM Fields

Nov 2- All Fields 

 

Pre-Registration Required

 

Only one day counts toward attendance requirement 

November 7

Tuesday

4:30-6:30pm

Ed Wallace Jr. 

Destination Harley

BLP Meet in Jones Circle at 4:30

Field Trip to Destination Harley 

Mandatory for Sophomore's Only

November 7

Tuesday

7:00-8:00pm

Catherine Papagni-Terrill, 

Senior Vendor Consultant at World Vision

BLP McIntyre 107

A Career in Global Supply Chain Management -- An Insider's Journey

Mandatory for Juniors and Seniors 

November 8

Wednesday

3:00-5:00pm

  BLP Depart Campus at 2pm, Return around 6pm

Field Trip to REI Call Center and Distribution Facility- Sumner

Limited Spots Available

RSVP to Maggie by October 23

 

November 9

Thursday

7:00-8:00pm

Marc Phillips '10

Regional Director Aircraft Contracts - NE Asia, Boeing

BLP McIntyre 107  

November 15

Wednesday

7:00-8:30pm

Microsoft Panel BLP/CES Rotunda Mandatory for All

November 29

Wednesday

2:00-3:20pm

Phillip Shekleton 

Lecturer at the Michael J. Foster School of Business at University of Washington 

BLP/ International Business McIntyre 107

Guest Lecture in Business In Europe course with Prof. Udbye

Limited Spots Available RSVP to Maggie by Oct. 31

November 30

Thursday 

7:00-8:30pm

  BLP Tahoma Room

End of the Year Celebration!