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  • Apr
    15

    Corsair Information Session

    • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    The Corsair Society will be hosting an information session for students interested in careers in financial services and management consulting on Wednesday, April 15th. This is an important session for students interested in applying to the Corsair Society and interested in career opportunities with top firms in these industries. Application specifics will be discussed and students of all years and majors are encouraged to attend.

  • Apr
    15

    IB Society Lunch & Learn

    • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Mike Pfarrer is an Associate Professor of Management in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. He teaches strategic management to undergraduates, executives, MBAs, and Ph.D. students. Mike’s research focuses on corporate reputation, crisis management, and the business press. He is a research fellow at the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation and an Associate Editor at the Academy of Management Review.

    Prior to pursuing an academic career, Mike worked as an investment consultant, language school director, and baseball player and coach in both the U.S. and in Austria. He enjoys traveling to Europe and speaking German to anyone who’ll listen. Mike and his family live in west Athens.

  • Mar
    17

    IB Society Lunch & Learn

    • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Tim Samples is an Assistant Professor of Legal Studies at Terry College. His current research focus is investor-state relations in Latin America. Professor Samples is frequently quoted in international business media—in outlets such as Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, NPR, Financial Times, BBC Mundo—and has made television appearances on CNN en Español.

    Before joining the faculty at UGA, Professor Samples practiced law at Hogan Lovells, where he focused on international business transactions in Latin America. Before law school, he worked in Chile and Argentina. Professor Samples was born in California, went to UGA as an undergraduate, and has lived in Latin America several times. He speaks Spanish fluently and is proficient in Portuguese.

  • 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

    IB Society Lunch & Learn

    • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Laura Zimmermann is an assistant professor in the Department of International Affairs and the Department of Economics at the University of Georgia. Her research interests are in the areas of economic development and political economy with a focus on South Asia. Prior to joining the faculty at SPIA in August 2014, Dr. Zimmermann received her PhD in economics from the University of Michigan (2014), an MA in economics from the University of Michigan (2010), and a BA in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) from the University of Oxford (2008).

  • Feb
    19

    IB Society—Target Info Session

    • Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    Hayley Johnson is a fourth year Management Major at the University of Georgia. She began her career with Target when she completed the Executive Internship in stores last August, 2014. Hayley is currently the Campus Liaison for Target at the University of Georgia. Her role includes educating students on campus about Target's excellent career and internship opportunities as well as sharing her personal story. Starting July 2015, Hayley will be working for Target full time as an Executive Team Leader in Stores. 

  • Feb
    19

    Spring Alumni Board Meeting

    • Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 9:00am3:00pm
  • Feb
    18

    Economics Society Presents: Medical Marijuana’s Economic Implications

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

    Dr. David Bradford will be giving a lecture on the economic implications of Medical Marijuana policy at the Economics Society meeting. All current UGA students and faculty are welcome to attend and participate in the lecture. 

  • Feb
    11

    WISE Presents: Women in Business: Achieve Greatness Through Leadership and Sport

    • Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 5:00pm7:00pm

    Jackie Cannizzo, the Executive Director for the JCI Foundation, will be speaking on achieving greatness through leadership and sport. The JCI Foundation is an organization focused on promoting women's leadership in business, often through athletics. It strives to reach collegiate women in order to connect them with successful professional women to mentor and advise them through college and beyond.   They use the experiences of fundraisers and leadership conferences to better understand the needs of young women in college as they look forward to their futures. She will be sharing info about how young women pursuing careers in business can benefit from education and mentorship of successful female professionals.  Come meet Jackie and hear her WISE words!

  • Feb
    10

    IB Society Lunch & Learn

    • Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Dr. Hoyt will be the speaker at IB Society L&L. Robert E. Hoyt is the Dudley L. Moore Jr. Chair and Professor of Risk Management and Insurance in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. He teaches corporate risk management and enterprise risk management and serves as the Department Head for Insurance, Legal Studies, and Real Estate. His research interests are focused in the areas of corporate hedging, enterprise risk management, catastrophe risk management, insurer operations, the economics of insurance fraud, liability system costs, and insurer insolvency. Interestingly enough, Dr. Hoyt is a tuba player, played in the Cornhusker Marching Band, and was President of the Classic City Band.  Not surprisingly, his many trips to Germany have given him the opportunity to hear some great tuba players. He earned a minor in German, studied at a Goethe Institute in southern Germany on a DAAD scholarship, and completed a year of study at the University of Cologne on an ITT International Fellowship.

  • Feb
    5

    Recruitment Meeting w/ Rick Martin from UGA’s Small Business Development Center

    • Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    Rick Martin- B.A. in Biology, University of Texas at Austin M.B.A. in International Business, University of South Carolina International Trade Head will present.

    Rick has over 25 years experience in international business in both the public and private sectors. As Regional Director for a food processing equipment manufacturer, he established and developed distribution networks in Latin America and the Asia/Pacific region. Most of his time was spent actually visiting markets in these two regions and attending trade shows in Europe. He served as Assistant Director for International Trade with the Georgia Department of Economic Development. As an international trade consultant with the University of Georgia’s International Trade Center, Rick provides one-on–one trade consulting services to Georgia companies. In this role, he also develops export education programs for Georgia’s business community.

    Food will be provided!

  • Feb
    4

    International Business Movie Night: “Inside Job”

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

    IB Society will be showing the documentary "Inside Job" about the Great Recession of 2008. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, "Inside Job" traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships that corrupted politics, regulation, and academia.

  • Jan
    22

    Employer Information Session: Intuitive Surgical

    • Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 5:30pm6:30pm
  • Jan
    21

    WISE On Campus UGA Chapter Meeting

    • Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 12:00am
    • Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 5:00pm7:00pm

    WISE UGA is hosting our first meeting of the semester on Wednesday, January 21. Maegan Moguel from the Atlanta Falcons will be our speaker for the evening. Maegan is currently in her tenth season working in sports and her fifth season with the Atlanta Falcons and now as a Corporate Partnership Executive. Moguel works as a team member of four that develops and maintains corporate partnerships with more than 80 local, regional and national corporations. Prior to coming to the Falcons, Moguel worked at the Atlanta Braves in their Corporate Partnerships Department. There will be an opportunity for you to network with her after the meeting! This is a great way to start networking if you think the Atlanta Falcons is somewhere you may want to work.

    Stay connected with us on Twitter (@WISEUGA) and Facebook (WISE On Campus, UGA Chapter) for details about upcoming events! If you have any questions about the meeting or to become a member please email Shelby Novak (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).

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