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  • Mar
    5

    UGA Career Center Presents: Career Advice for Second Year Students

    • Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Come learn what you need to do to get ahead! Should you have an internship this year? What do employers want to see on your resume? When is the best time to apply to summer internships? We will answer all these great questions, and more!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar
    17

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers in Fashion

    • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    Come and hear from professionals working in the Fashion industry. Have an opportunity to hear their career path as well as ask questions regarding your own and network with them after!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar
    18

    Terry Talks Alligator Hunters and Luxury Goods with Christy Plott Redd (BBA 2002), American Tanning and Leather, LLC

    • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:00pm6:30pm

    Join us for a discussion with Christy Plott Redd, co-owner and VP of sales at American Tanning & Leather, LLC, America's oldest and largest exotic leather tannery, specializing in supplying the global luxury market with the very finest alligator and crocodile skins for handbags, garments, accessories and shoes. American Tanning & Leather's clients include top fashion houses such as Ralph Lauren, Prada, Oscar de la Renta, Chanel and Tom Ford. The fourth-generation company is privately held by the Plott family and can trace its roots to 1923. The raw skin division is housed in the bayous of South Louisiana, and the tannery is based in Georgia, just south of Atlanta. Sales offices are located in Atlanta, Bologna and Milan. American Tanning & Leather, LLC has over 400 colors in its range and 12 unique finishes in American alligator, Nile crocodile, and Porosus crocodile.

    AMTAN's Partner in Europe is WHITELINE, srl. In the Fall of 2013, Whiteline and AMTAN partnered to open a showroom and warehouse in Milan to better service clients and supply the very finest skins to the market. The warehouse offers customers the opportunity to hand select skins with no minimums while still offering the options produce special finishes and colors that are made to order. Specialties: Reptile skins, exotic leather, American alligator skins, luxury leathers, crocodile skins, special finishes and colors available. Skin sizes range from 20 cm up to 100+ cm, with all selections available from both wild and farm raised skins. Check out this article about  "Alligator Queen" Christy Plott Redd

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    19

    UGA Career Center Presents: Creating Virtual Portfolios

    • Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar
    25

    UGA Career Center Presents: Summer Employment Fair

    • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 11:00am3:00pm

    Employers from Atlanta and Athens will be hiring students for summer positions in various fields from your typical summer jobs to internships.

    Come prepared to introduce yourself, hand your resume to a hiring manager, and land that coveted summer job!

    Tips for success:
    Get your resume critiqued at the Career Center, Monday-Friday, 12-2pm (Clark Howell Hall, 2nd floor)
    Dress professionally (Business Casual to Business Professional, depending on what employers you are speaking with) 
    Make eye contact and speak clearly with a smile

    Click the following link to view a list of participating employers/organizations: http://bit.ly/summerUGA

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Casual

  • Apr
    3

    Healthcare Symposium

    • Friday, April 3, 2015 at 8:00am3:00pm

    A panel discussion on the impact of data management and data integration in creating innovation in healthcare. Panelists will include healthcare consultants and executives from Athens hospitals, St. Mary's and ARMC. Lunch will be provided for all participants. Registration is required.

  • Apr
    3

    Terry Talks Technology Consulting w/Brittany Clark (BBA 2014), PwC Advisory

    • Friday, April 3, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Brittany Clark, Technology Consultant with PwC. Brittany is a self-motivated young woman that enjoys working in teams and mastering challenging tasks. She loves to travel and hopes to build strong relationships with clients, colleagues and coworkers while developing an extensive network.

    Dress is business casual, and food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Apr
    7

    UGA Career Center Presents: GACE Statewide Career Fair

    • Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11:00am3:00pm

    We expect a variety of employers (100+) will be seeking college students and graduates for internships, part-time jobs, and full-time jobs. Graduate schools also participate in this event. 

    Business Professional dress is required. Visit this link for more information and examples:https://magic.piktochart.com/output/3272370-dress-for-gace-career-fair

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

    For the list of participating employers and more information, visit the following link:http://www.gace.org/C2C.Students.Alumni

  • Apr
    8

    Terry Talks Financial Advising, Andrew Sullivan (BBA 1989), Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC

    • Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a round table discussion on financial advising with Andrew Sullivan of Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC. Andrew Sullivan is managing partner and senior wealth advisor of Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC. In this role, he offers access to a full range of comprehensive financial services, including estate, financial and income planning, as well as strategic and tactical portfolio construction and management.

    Prior to forming Sullivan & Schlieman Wealth Management, LLC in 2008, Andrew was a financial advisor and senior vice president at SunTrust Investment Services for nearly 20 years. He has been in the financial services industry since 1989. Andrew graduated from The University of Georgia with a bachelor's degree in finance in 1989 and received a master's degree in international business from Georgia State University. He is a certified financial planner™ designee, earned through studies conducted at Oglethorpe University. Currently, Andrew serves on the executive committee and is chairman of the board of trustees at The Schenck School, where he also serves as chairman of the school's financial aid committee.

    Andrew is a member of the annual fund committee for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. He is also a member of the Woodward Board of Governors. A passionate UGA alumnus, Andrew is a member of the Terry College of Business alumni board. He served on the board for Habitat for Humanity North Central Georgia and also served as the organization's treasurer. Andrew also served on the Development Committee for Wesleyan School for four years. In 2011, in recognition of Andrew's community involvement, he was nominated for the Turknett Leadership Character Award. Andrew and his wife, Donna, reside in Alpharetta, GA with their two children, Drew and Katie. He spends his free time with his family. They enjoy frequent trips to their house on Lake Hartwell. Andrew is also an avid hunter, traveling across the U.S. and various other countries for the sport. Andrew and his family are active members of Johns Creek Baptist Church.

    Dress is business casual. Food will be provided for registered guests.

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Apr
    8

    UGA Career Center Presents: Budgeting and Managing Your Money

    • Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Whether you know it or not, learning how to budget your money is an important life skill- especially if you've just started a part-time job, accepted a paid internship or a full-time job. Come learn how to budget and manage your money appropriately so you can take care of life necessities such as food, shelter, clothing; yet, still have enough money to splurge on a few none essential items.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Apr
    16

    Terry Talks Forbes 30 Under 30 with Blakely Engel

    • Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Blakely Engel from Bank of America.

    Recently recognized by Forbes as 30 Under 30 in Finance, Blakely earned her B.B.A. in both Finance and Management from The University of Georgia's Terry College of Business in 2007. She began her career in commercial banking in Bank of America's formal credit training and development program. During her nearly 8 year career at Bank of America, Blakely has been promoted from Credit Analyst to Underwriter, Senior Underwriter, and Credit Analyst Manager in the Georgia/Alabama Middle Market portfolio. She is currently a Senior Portfolio Management Officer with primary credit responsibility over a Middle Market portfolio of approximately 20 clients.

    Check out the Forbes article on Blakely.

    Dress is business casual and food will be provided for registered guests.

    The Terry Talks Series is sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Apr
    19

    Trucking Profitability Strategies

    • Sunday, April 19, 2015Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    Trucking Profitability Strategies brings senior trucking professionals together to discuss best practices and emerging trends that can immediately improve performance and profitability and prepare participants for future opportunities and challenges. This 30-year old program continues to feature leaders in trucking as presenters and panelists. Attendance is restricted to asset based…

  • Nov
    5

    2015 Professional Women’s Conference

    • Thursday, November 5, 2015

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