- Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Hear from fellow students about how their early involvement in leadership conferences, case competitions, internships, and other company interactions helped them grow. This session will be most useful for freshmen and sophomores, but all students are encouraged to attend. Dress is casual and food will be provided.
- Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Gamma Iota Sigma and the Insurance Society are proud to present UGA's first Women in Risk Panel! Don't miss this great opportunity that will feature top executives from respected firms in the insurance industry speaking about their experiences and sharing advice with students. Students from all majors are welcome…
- Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 8:30am – 4:00pm
In its sixth year, the Professional Women's Conference will be held Thursday, November 5, 2015, and offers a day of networking and learning through keynote speakers, panel discussions and small group meetings with industry leaders, female executives and mentors. The conference has a distinct focus on personal and professional development, leadership and career growth. A networking reception the night before offers additional opportunities to engage and interact with top professionals.
Registration for this event will close October 26, 2015.
- Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Elaine Krehmeyer has over 25 years of professional experience in financial services, with 15 years spent directly recruiting and managing college students and graduates. She has personally reviewed over 10,000 resumes and interviewed and hired thousands of candidates for highly sought after internships and analyst programs. Elaine received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an MBA from Georgia State University and is a Certified Professional Coach.
- Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 7:00pm – 8:30pm
In his lecture, which is free and open to the public, Linsmeier, formerly the Russell E. Palmer Endowed Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems at Michigan State University, will speak on "Revising Financial Performance Reporting: A Key to Addressing Presentation and Measurement in Financial Reports?"
- Monday, October 12, 2015 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Topic: Interviewing and Careers in Marketing Research
This event only open to students in MMR Program.
- Friday, October 9, 2015 at 10:10am – 11:00am
The Terry Leadership Speaker Series presented by the Institute for Leadership Advancement brings well-known leaders from a variety of organizations to the Terry College of Business and the University of Georgia. In these student-oriented forums, leaders are asked to discuss their unique leadership styles and experiences.
- Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Come out and network with professionals from Protiviti to learn more about their culture and opportunities with the firm.
- Friday, September 18, 2015 at 10:00am – 11:00am
Supported by a contribution from Terry College of Business alumnus and lawyer Keith Mason, who has held various public service roles throughout the past 20 years, the Mason Lecture is part of the Institute for Leadership Advancement’s student-led Terry Leadership Speaker Series. The lecture features prominent business leaders who have contributed significantly to their communities or spent time in a public service role.
- Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Ben Ayers is Dean of the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business and holds the Earl Davis Chair in Taxation. He came to UGA in 1996 and previously served as director of the college's highly regarded Tull School of Accounting for nine years prior to his appointment as Dean in 2014. Under his leadership, the college recently closed a successful Building Terry campaign, raising $121 million to support faculty, programs and facilities.
Dean Ayers has received eleven teaching awards at the school, college, and university levels. He was recently recognized as being in the top 5% of the most productive accounting researchers over the past fifty years. He has been actively involved in the American Taxation Association and American Accounting Association and has received national research awards from both.
Dean Ayers earned his bachelor's degree in accounting and Masters in Taxation from the University of Alabama, and his Ph.D. in accounting from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to pursuing his Ph.D., he worked for KPMG in Atlanta and Tampa and Complete Health, Inc. in Birmingham.
- Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 12:15pm – 1:15pm
Join the International Business Society for a Lunch and Learn with Professor Jennifer Osbon from Terry College's Department of Marketing and CEO of MegaPlayer, a Digital and Social Media Agency. Come learn about social and media marketing is like today as more businesses expand into international territories and…
- Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 12:15pm – 1:15pm
Come out to International Business Society's first program of the year! Professor Natalia Gritsko from Terry Business College Economics Department will be discussing the subject of the Russian Market economy and the impact of recent sanctions. Free lunch will be provided.
- Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Saxby Chambliss served in the U.S. Senate for two terms and in the U.S. House of Representatives for four terms. Georgia Trend magazine, which regularly named him one of its Most Influential Georgians, called him "a highly visible and well-respected presence in Washington," and noted that he earned "a reputation as an affable but straight-talking lawmaker." Chambliss was first elected to Congress to represent Georgia's 8th District in 1994. Throughout his legislative career, he has been recognized numerous times by the public and private sectors for his work on agriculture, defense, budget and national security issues. During his tenure in the Senate, he served as a member of the Armed Services Committee; the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry; the Rules Committee; and his leadership and experience on homeland security and intelligence matters earned him an appointment to the Senate Committee on Intelligence, where he served as vice chairman from 2011 to 2014.
- Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Kevin Riley is the Editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a position he has held since January 2011. Riley is a long-time employee of Cox Enterprises, which owns the Journal-Constitution. He started his career in 1983 at the Dayton Daily News in Ohio while a student at the University of Dayton. During…
- Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:00am – 9:00am
Topic: "The Difference: Lessons from Unexpected Places"
Kat Cole serves as Group President at FOCUS Brands, having previously been president of Cinnabon Inc. for four years.
In her role, she oversees the more than 4,000 ice cream shops, bakeries, restaurants and cafés in the United States and 60 countries that FOCUS runs under the Moe’s, Shlotzsky’s, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, McAllister’s Deli, Seattle’s Best Coffee and Cinnabon brands.
In addition, Cole is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, and is starting a foundation to fund creative, sustainable approaches to education and self-sufficiency. She holds the distinction of being of only two foodservice company leaders listed on CNBC’s Next 25 List Innovators, Leaders and Disruptors for 2014, which is dominated by tech start-ups and a few financial groups and Fortune 50 companies. She is also co-founder of Changers of Commerce, a leading social movements agency.