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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
    4

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers in Economics

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:15pm7:45pm

    Have you ever asked the question, I’m an Economics major, but what can I really do with that?  Or do you just have a general interest in learning more about Economics?  If so, please join us for Careers in Economics.  This event will include a panel of UGA Economics alumni who are now professionals in a variety of fields.  Come listen to them share advice and learn more about the many opportunities you have as an Economics/business major.  There will be time for networking and questions at the end. 

    The panel will be facilitated by our very own Dr. Chris Cornwell, the Terry Economics Department Head.

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Casual

  • Mar
    4

    WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:00pm8:00pm

    The 3rd annual WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6-8 pm at the Tate Student Center - room 137. Over the past two years, this event has been extremely successful in helping attendees build relationships with employers and secure jobs and internships in the sports and events industry. This year, we are thrilled to announce a great line up of companies visiting Athens, including: Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Falcons, CSE, IMG College, USTA, and the JCI Foundation! 

    The WISE Up: Job & Internship Fair is sponsored by the Women in Sports and Events (WISE) chapter at UGA.  The event will feature a keynote speech from Dr. Vicki Michaelis, former Olympic journalist and current Grady professor, as well as one-on-one networking opportunities with employers.

    WISE Up is FREE for all WISE UGA members and $15 for non-members ($10 if preregistered). If you plan to attend, please register here. All questions may be directed toward Emily Bourne (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).

  • Mar
    4

    Terry Leadership Connection Lunch

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 1:25pm2:15pm

    Terry Leadership Connection mentees are encouraged to join their mentors for lunch on Wednesday, March 4, during one of two sessions in 314 Sanford Hall.

    Sessions begin at 12:20 PM and 1:25 PM and we will view a Ted Talk video followed by a discussion lead by mentors. Lunch from Einstein Bros Bagels will provided for registered guests.

    Dress is casual. 

  • Mar
    4

    Alum of the Day: Lauren Bridwell (MBA, Marketing 2009), Director, Client Success @ ACT Bridge Inc

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 1:00pm4:00pm

    Come meet alum Lauren Bridwell on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

    A 2009 Terry College of Business MBA Marketing graduate, Lauren serves as the Director, Client Success, at ACT Bridge Inc. She’s a business development professional with more than 15 years experience leading trust corporate brands including ACT Bridge, Kaiser Permanente, Burger King, Chick-Fil-A, CNN, and UPS. Students can sign up for 30 minute appointments to meet with Lauren, ask her general career advice, questions about her career path and background, etc. Don't miss out on a great opportunity to hear from a devoted Terry alum who enjoys helping students. Find a friend to join you and sign up!

  • Mar
    4

    Terry Leadership Connection Lunch

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Terry Leadership Connection mentees are encouraged to join their mentors for lunch on Wednesday, March 4, during one of two sessions in 314 Sanford Hall.

    Sessions begin at 12:20 PM and 1:25 PM, and we will view a Ted Talk video followed by a discussion lead by mentors. Lunch from Einstein Bros Bagels will provided for registered guests.

    Dress is casual.

  • Mar
    3

    Terry Talks with Mark Travis (AB Econ, ‘84), CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc.

    • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Mark Travis, president and CEO of Intrepid Capital Management, Inc. based in Jacksonville, FL. Mark is a co-founder of Intrepid Capital and oversees the investment process at Intrepid Capital Management. He is also the lead portfolio manager of the Intrepid Capital Fund, the separately managed Intrepid Balanced portfolio and the Intrepid Capital, L.P. Mr. Travis is also a member of the investment teams responsible for the Intrepid Small Cap Fund, Intrepid Disciplined Value Fund, Intrepid Income Fund and the Intrepid Small Cap, Intrepid Disciplined Value and Intrepid Income portfolios. He has 30 years of experience in asset management. Mark received his BA degree in Economics from the University of Georgia in 1984 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Ponte Vedra Rotary Club. Check out this Barron's article about Mark from 2011.

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

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc.

  • Mar
    2

    UGA Career Center Presents: Tweet This, Not That; Social Media and the Job Search

    • Monday, March 2, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Few arenas offer the amount of risk and reward for your career more than social media. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other platforms offer plenty of opportunities for you to enhance your brand, or potentially damage your professional image. During this workshop, we will discuss a variety of social media Do's and Don'ts, including a general overview of good practices and tips for cleaning up your digital footprint!

    Students are welcome to bring along their laptops, tablets, or smartphones if they would like to follow along during the presentation.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    27

    PwC Aspire to Lead Webcast with PwC CFO, Carol Sawdye

    • Friday, February 27, 2015 at 11:30am2:30pm

    I am excited to invite you to a very special global webcast which will broadcast live from London, Friday, February 27, 12:30pm ET.  The event is part of “Aspire to Lead: The PwC women’s leadership series,” which includes programs and workshops hosted by PwC to help college students build…

  • Feb
    27

    LOFT Shopping & Networking with WISE UGA registration deadline

    • Friday, February 27, 2015

    Once again, LOFT will be open late to host a private event for WISE UGA! Come update your professional wardrobe for upcoming job/internship interviews and our WISE Up career fair! All items will be 35% off. RSVP by February 27 to .(JavaScript must be enabled to…

  • Feb
    25

    (POSTPONED) Terry Talks with Angie Hall-Parks (BBA 1993), State Farm

    • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:20pm1:10pm

    Join us for a roundtable discussion with Dr. Angie Hall-Parks. Dr. Hall-Parks is a Leadership Development Associate with the Executive Team of Agency Sales Services at State Farm Insurance Companies. In her role, she serves as an executive consultant and lead for the implementation of Excellence in Operations Management (Lean Six Sigma) across of functions of Agency Sales Services. Her professional background spans 10 years of organizational development education and experience and 20 years with State Farm.

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

    Terry Talks are sponsored by Textron, Inc

  • Feb
    24

    UGA Career Center Presents: How to Communicate Like a Pro

    • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:00pm7:00pm

    Communicating with confidence can propel your college experience, career and life in unimaginable ways. It will make you a better leader, it will help you form deeper relationships and it will help you gain confidence in yourself. If fellow students believe in you, you can spark social change. If employers in believe you, they will hire you. If your chapter or organization believes in you, you can better recruit and spread your message. And if you believe in yourself, anything is possible.

    This program is presented by Antonio Neves, Director of Higher Education for about.me. Antonio is a nationally recognized college leadership speaker, millennial expert and award-winning journalist (NBC, PBS, BET, Nickelodeon, etc). An in demand speaker, Antonio has keynoted at Stanford University, University of Southern California, Syracuse University, University of Louisiana Lafayette, Georgia State University, Drexel University and more. As Director of Higher Education for about.me, Antonio regularly facilitates personal branding workshops on colleges campuses nationwide. A former NCAA Division I student-athlete, Neves is the author of Student Athlete 101. Antonio holds a BBA from Western Michigan University and a MS from Columbia University.

  • Feb
    24

    UGA Career Center Presents: Career Advice for First Year Students

    • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Wondering if you need an internship this year? How can you start growing your resume? What should you be focused on accomplishing this year? Learn what you should be doing now to get ahead! We will address all of these great questions, and more!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    23

    UGA Career Center Presents: Show Me the Money; Salary Negotiations and Choosing an Offer

    • Monday, February 23, 2015 at 3:30pm4:30pm

    In this workshop, students will learn how to evaluate offers and negotiate salary and other benefits.

    An employer will help present this information and answer student questions.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Feb
    18

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers Working Abroad

    • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    In this interactive seminar, students will hear from employers and individuals that have lived and worked abroad. Come prepared to ask the panel your questions about working abroad!

    Panelists include: The Peace Corps, Trade Secure & more.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

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