Get Involved! Be Engaged!

“Back to Business” is a series of compiled programs and events designed to connect business students; freshmen through seniors to social, career and networking opportunities at the beginning of the semester, that are intended to not only make you feel welcomed and connected to the School of Business but to also provide you with choices and opportunity to engage in a diverse community with multiple voices and perspectives. Academic readiness, student development and career planning available begins now!  Please check this site regularly for FREE promotional items at various events.

 

Event Location Date Time Details
School of Business Dean’s Welcome Laurel Hall 102
Storrs Campus
Sun, Aug. 28 1:30pm – 2:30pm Get exciting and new information about the School of Business!  All Business students are invited to attend.
BBQ and Lawn Games!
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School of Business Courtyard
Storrs Campus
Tues. Aug 30 11:30am – 2pm Enjoy a BBQ (and Pinkberry) and lawn games with Deloitte professionals.  Learn about internship and Full-time opportunities. Open to Accounting majors and students interested in Accounting (Undecided or ACES)
Ice Cream Social

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Private – By Invitation Only Wed. Aug 31 11am – 2pm Get the Scoop on KPMG!!  Informal opportunity to meet with recruiters to learn about internship and Full-time opportunities.  Open to Accounting and MIS majors, students interested in Accounting and members of NABA, ALPFA and MBS.
Coffee and Muffins

School of Business – Diversity Initiatives Office

School of Business – Undergraduate Center, Suite 245

Storrs Campus

Thurs. Sept 1 9am – 11am Grab some coffee and a muffin while chatting with the staff.  Learn about the resources and services we provide as well as how you can get involved. Open to ALL students!
BBQ

PwC

Private – By Invitation Only Thurs. Sept 1 11am – 2pm Enjoy a BBQ with recruiters and learn about internship and Full-time opportunities.  Open to Accounting majors and students interested in Accounting (Undecided Business or ACES)
School of Business Involvement Fair

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Business Lounge in the School of Business – Storrs Campus Tues. Sept. 6 12pm – 4pm Stop in to learn about the various business related student organizations you can be involved in. Open to ALL students!

 

 

Academic Achievement Center ROWE 217 Storrs Campus Begins Tues, Sept. 6 Various Times The AAC assists students in attaining their academic and personal goals by providing a comprehensive, personalized array of programs, resources, and services which enhance skill development, effective decision-making, and personal transitions to and within the university setting.

 

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Employer of the Day – Synchrony Financial

Employer of the Day

 School of Business – South Atrium Wed, Sept 7 10am – 1pm  Offers a relaxing way to connect with an employer on campus, visit with alumni and network. Stop by in between classes or make it a destination visit.  Open to all students
Campus-Wide Involvement Fair Fairfield Way
Storrs Campus
Wed, Sept. 7 2pm – 7pm Come on out to the Involvement Fair – UConn’s largest, free event that is open to all students, faculty & staff.  Join the +350 student organizations and university programs to find new ways to connect, make friends, join up, give back, and get involved!
Education Abroad Fair Student Union Ballroom
Storrs Campus
Thurs. Sept. 8 11am – 2pm Where can I go? How much does it cost? Come learn the answers to these questions and more! Meet the staff of Education Abroad and speak to past study abroad participants. Representatives from Financial Aid, the Registrar, School of Business, and many other UConn departments will also be there.  Check out the Business Programs Abroad before the fair.
Travelers Day

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Fairfield Way

Storrs Campus

Tues. Sept. 13 11am – 2pm Meet Travelers Team Husky (UConn alums) to learn about internships and careers at Travelers.
Employer of the Day – Ipsos

Employer of the Day

 School of Business – South Atrium Wed, Sept 14  1:30pm – 4pm  Offers a relaxing way to connect with an employer on campus, visit with alumni and network. Stop by in between classes or make it a destination visit. Open to all students
Office Hours

KPMG

Storrs Campus – Sign up with Margaret Sweeney, Accounting Dept. Wed. Sept. 14 and Fri. Sept. 30 9:30am – 4pm Want to know if you’re a possible candidate? Have a 20 minute 1:1 meeting  with KPMG recruiter to discuss your resume, goal setting for fall semester and when to apply for internships or full time opportunities. Learn about their CMI internships which are open to Freshmen & Sophomores!  Hear what else is available to Juniors and Seniors.  Targeting ACCT & MIS majors.
Education Abroad Program Waterbury Campus

WREC 4th Fl.

Wed. Sept. 14 12pm – 1:15pm Where can I go? How much does it cost? Come learn the answers to these questions and more! Meet the staff of Education Abroad and speak to past study abroad participants. Representatives from Financial Aid, the Registrar and many other UConn departments will also be there.
BBQ

 

Acct

Private – By Invitation Only Wed. Sept. 14 11am – 2pm Enjoy a BBQ with recruiters and learn about internship and Full-time opportunities.  Open to Accounting majors and students interested in Accounting (Undecided Business or ACES)
 Employer of the Day –  Aldi

Employer of the Day

 School of Business – South Atrium  Thurs. Sept 15 1:30pm -3:30pm  Offers a relaxing way to connect with an employer on campus, visit with alumni and network. Stop by in between classes or make it a destination visit. Open to all students
Employer of the Day –  KPMG

Employer of the Day

 School of Business – South Atrium Tues. Sept. 20 10am – 2pm   Offers a relaxing way to connect with an employer on campus, visit with alumni and network. Stop by in between classes or make it a destination visit. Open to all students
Accounting Career Fair
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South Campus Rome Ballroom
Storrs Campus
Wed. Sept. 21 7pm – 9pm Accounting majors Only: Firms/companies recruiting for accounting internships and full-time opportunities
Business Career Expo

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Register for the Business Career Expo!
Student Union 3rd floor
Storrs Campus
Fri, Sept. 23 11am – 3pm Open to Undergraduate Business & Veteran Students.  Registration Required.

 

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Diversity in Business Lecture Series (1 of 4)AltriaLogo School of Business, Room TBA Storrs Campus Tue. Sept. 27 7pm – 8pm REGISTER TODAY!!

The lecture series provides students with an opportunity to learn about diversity, leadership, creativity, product innovation, entrepreneurial thinking and persuasive communication from industry executives or UConn Alumni.

***FREE PROMO for first 50 registrations***

 

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Reverse Career FairReverse Career Fair Gampel Pavilion
Storrs Campus
Wed. Oct 5 4pm – 5:30pm Student Organization groups and companies get connected, but this time companies learn what the students have to offer!
University Fall Career Fair Gampel Pavilion
Storrs Campus
Wed. Oct 5 11am – 3pm Open to all UConn students seeking full-time opportunities.  DOWNLOAD the UConn Career Fair app to get up-to-date information on attending employers and more.

 

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