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  • Jan

    UGA Spring Career Fair

    • Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 12:00pm5:00pm

    Meet with recruiters seeking students to fill both internship and full time opportunities. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your résumé!

    Shuttles will run from campus to the Classic Center between 11:30am and 5:00pm.

    Bus stops for students include: Memorial Hall, Bio-Chem, Physics, across from the Library and the Classic Center

  • Jan

    Int. Bus. Society Trivia Night!

    • Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 6:00pm7:00pm

    The IB Society will be having a Trivia Night for members as well as students who are interested in the group. This is a great networking opportunity for business students interested in international business/affairs to meet! 

    Students will be divided into groups and the president of the IB society will ask international trivia questions. This is also a great way to learn about international current events. Food will be provided!

  • Jan

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn Event

    • Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Dr. Maria Aslam will be the speaker for this event. She has 10 years of experience in designing and conducting health research projects in the U.S. and Europe. She also has 7 years in managing health research projects for private, government and international agencies. Dr. Aslam has conducted projects for…

  • Dec

    UGA Fall Commencement

    • Friday, December 19, 2014
  • Dec

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn

    • Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    ​Charles B. Knapp, President Emeritus of the University of Georgia, served as interim Dean of the Terry College of Business from 2013-14. Director of the Executive Doctorate of Education Program at the Institute for Higher Education, he also serves on the Board of Directors for Aflac, Inc., and as Chairman of the Georgia Charter Schools Commission. Knapp is an economist and educator and has previously held positions as President of the Aspen Institute, Executive Vice President of Tulane University, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor in the Carter Administration. He received a B.S from Iowa State University and a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

  • Nov

    Thanksgiving Holidays

    • Monday, November 24, 2014Friday, November 28, 2014

    No classes Monday through Friday and No MBA Recruiting Activities. University offices closed Thursday and Friday (Nov. 27-28) only.

  • Nov

    IB Society UPS Event

    • Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 6:00pm8:00pm

    Karl Ryker is a VP for International Finance and Accounting for UPS International Small Package and Global Forwarding. He is responsible for planning, costing systems and support, and international accounting for the international business units that generate over $16B in revenues. After graduating with a BSBA in Finance, he accepted a position in St. Louis working in the accounting office. This was the first of five re-locations for Karl and his family. After 20 years working for UPS' domestic operations, he accepted a position in UPS Supply Chains Solutions responsible for Latin America and the southern border operations with Mexico. He traveled throughout Mexico, Central America and South America working to integrate acquisitions and to improve accounting processes, while growing the international business. Karl’s has earned a BSBA in Finance, an MBA with a focus in Finance and successfully passed the CPA examination. 

  • Nov

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn

    • Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    The speaker will be Dr. Boudreau. Dr. Marie-Claude Boudreau is an Associate Professor of MIS at the University of Georgia. Her current research focuses on creating sustainable business practices. Dr. Boudreau has authored articles published in both academic journals (e.g., Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, and Organization Science) and practitioner journals (e.g., MISQ Executive, The Academy of Management Executive, and Cutter Benchmark Review). Her teaching interests include data management, integrated software packages, globalization of IS and qualitative research. She was a visiting professor at l’Université Jean Moulin, in Lyon (France) and Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia). Dr. Boudreau received a PhD in Computer Information Systems from Georgia State University, a Diplôme d’Enseignement Supérieur Spécialisé from l’École Supérieure des Affaires de Grenoble (France) and an MBA from l’Université Laval in Québec (Canada).

  • Nov

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn

    • Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    The speaker is Dr. Mark Huber. He received his PhD in Management Information Systems from UGA and teaches as a senior lecturer in MIS. He is the director of the Terry College's Institute for Leadership Advancement and member of the executive committee of the Teaching Academy. Among other things, Dr. Huber enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors and shooting photos. 

  • Nov

    Study Abroad Information Session

    • Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 10:50am11:15am
    • Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 3:20pm3:45pm
    • Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:50am11:15am
    • Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 3:20pm3:45pm
    • Monday, November 17, 2014 at 2:05pm2:35pm
    • Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 2:05pm2:35pm
    • Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 2:05pm2:35pm

    Brief presentation and Q&A about the summer faculty-led study abroad options for business majors. All sessions held in 327 Brooks Hall.

  • Oct

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn

    • Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    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.

  • Oct

    2014 Study Abroad Fair

    • Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 12:00pm5:00pm
    • Friday, October 10, 2014 at 12:00pm5:00pm

    Please come and find out about many study abroad programs and resources available to students. There will be over 70 different booths, appearances by Hairy Dawg and opening words by Provost Whitten (Thursday only).

  • Oct

    International Business Society Lunch & Learn

    • Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 12:30pm1:30pm

    Tim Samples is an Assistant Professor of Legal Studies at the 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.

  • Sep

    Terry Young Alumni Gathering

    • Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 5:30pm7:30pm

    Gathering for Terry Young Alumni in the Atlanta area.

  • Sep

    Career Search 101 with the International Business Society

    • Monday, September 15, 2014 at 7:00pm8:00pm

    Join the International Business Society for Career Search 101: Tips and Techniques for Maneuvering the Job Market, featuring BOS Staffing. Society members will be able to meet with the speaker for a VIP time from 6:25 - 6:55 p.m. preceding the lecture.

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