UF Leadership Minor applications due next week!

Fall applications for the UF Leadership Minor are due next Wednesday, September 25, 2019!

The UF Leadership Minor is a selective university-wide minor that give students the opportunity to develop their leadership capacity.

Click on the “apply now” button below or click here to apply today! Applications will be reviewed after September 25, and students will be notified of status of acceptance and further instructions for adding the minor at that time. The next opportunity to apply after this will be late February 2020.

Students in the Leadership Minor (15 credits) will develop fundamental skills, capacities, and knowledge necessary to assume leadership, supervisory, or management positions in public, private, and non-profits organizations. Because the minor is interdisciplinary, it draws on the expertise of faculty and staff in colleges across the campus including Agricultural and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Health and Human Performance, Journalism and Communications, Psychology, and Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Coursework Requirements

  • AEC3414 Leadership Development    (3 credits)
  • 2 Leadership Electives                        (6 credits)
  • 1 Communications Course                  (3 credits)
  • 1 Ethics Course                                   (3 credits)

For a full list of courses please click here.

Academic Requirements

  • Cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • The minor is open to all University of Florida students
  • Students must earn a B or higher in AEC 3414: Leadership Development
  • Before applying to the minor students must complete 40 credit hours and the minor must be added before a student completes 90 credit hours
  • To learn more about the leadership minor please click here.

Application Due Date

Fall applications due: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 

 

APPLY NOW

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FLA Fall Meet and Greet

 

Are you a rising sophomore in the business school? If so, are you looking to grow personally and professionally?

Business Gators, come on out to our upcoming recruitment event: The FLA Fall Meet and Greet on Tuesday, September 17th in Heavener 160 from 6:00 to 8:00pm!

The Florida Leadership Academy develops future leaders and polished professionals by providing opportunities for personal growth and networking. The FLA Fall Meet and Greet is a great opportunity to meet current FLA members and learn more about the program!

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Student Assistant Position – Heavener School of Business – Spring 2020

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

The position is an 8-15 hours per week commitment.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at alex.gauthier@warrington.ufl.edu and Lily Huddleston at lhuddleston@ufl.edu by Friday, October 07th at 5 PM EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that:
    • Explains why you want to become a student assistant in the Academic and Career Advising Office
    • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced
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Tallahassee Internship Info Sessions

Tallahassee Internship Program during the Spring 2020 semester with Florida’s legislative session.

ALL ACADEMIC MAJORS are encouraged to apply. Program alums have gone on to do great things as a result of the skills and contacts acquired during their internship experience.

The internship is jointly sponsored by UF Government and Community Relations and the Bob Graham Center for Public Service and gives undergraduate students first-hand experience in our state’s political process. Students earn up to 6 hours of academic credit and receive a stipend to help offset the cost of living in Tallahassee.

Four information sessions about the program are scheduled throughout September:

  • Thursday, Sept. 5, at 4 pm in the Pugh Hall Ocora
  • Tuesday, Sept. 10, Rm 201 Pugh Hall
  • Mon, Sept. 16, Rm 201 Pugh Hall
  • Thursday, Sept. 26, 4 pm, Pugh Hall Ocora

For more information, please click here: 2020_tallahassee internship one pager

or explore the weblink: http://bit.ly/2JPhaib. There is also a Facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/471648210050458/.

 

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Spring 2020 Academic and Study Abroad Scholarship

Spring 2020 Academic and Study Abroad scholarship deadline = October 1

Interested in the scholarship opportunities through the Heavener School of Business in the Warrington College of Business?  We offer scholarships for our study abroad programs and for all undergraduate business majors either on campus or in the UF online program.

Don’t forget to apply for scholarships if you are applying to study abroad for the spring semester 2020. All majors including accounting students are eligible for study abroad scholarships.  Deadline is October 1, 2019.

For more information, links and directions on how to apply for study abroad scholarships are available on the web:  https://warrington.ufl.edu/undergraduate-current-students/scholarships/ or contact the coordinator at scholarships@warrington.ufl.edu with any questions.

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Biz Elective in Medicine

‘Bench to Market Regenerative Medicine’ is an upcoming course for Fall 2019 that will cover the regulatory and translational process of creating marketable therapies for clinical application. This course is essential for any business student with an interest in the biotech sector. Featured guest speakers will include top-level biotech company executives and government officials from outside of UF. This class will be a great opportunity to network with industry leaders and learn about the inner workings of a biotech company. For more information see the attached flier

To add the class, please contact aarsan85@ufl.edu.

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MLT College Prep Program – Applications Now Open!

Business Gators!

 

Attached below are links to a few one pagers for students graduating in 2022 and 2023 (Also Dec. 2021 grads) which will provide you with additional information on the program and application deadlines.  MLT helps develop and place over 90% of fellows in high trajectory career roles upon graduation.

 

Priority deadlines are on the attached flyers below:

 

Sept. 15th – Accounting

November 30th – Financial Services and Consulting

December 30th – Supply Chain, Marketing, Real Estate, Healthcare

 


HERE 
is the link for the 2-page Accounting flyer

HERE is the link for the General CP flyer

 

MLT will also be visiting campus in October!  More details to follow!

 

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J.P. Morgan Recruitment Event

 

J.P. Morgan is hosting a recruiting event, Launching Leaders Florida, in Miami on Thursday, September 26th.  Launching Leaders is designated for candidates who self-identify as Black, Hispanic, or Native American. They will have programming/ networking in the morning, followed by interviews in the afternoon for a summer 2020 analyst position.

 

Candidates will be able to preference the following locations on the Launching Leaders application: Tampa, Naples, Palm Beach, Miami. The marketing flyer is attached. The application deadline is August 29th.

 

Link to application (also in attached flyer): 2020 Wealth Management – Launching Leaders Undergraduate Experience – Miami, FL

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Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship – Spring 2020

Applications open July 1, 2019 on the FEA Website

  • Applications close September 9, 2019
  • Up to $5,000 in scholarships available
  • Spring 2020 FIE London are eligible
  • Preference given to minority and first-generation students (please check full eligibility requirements)

FEA makes life-changing, international experiences accessible to all by supporting minority and first-generation college students before, during, and after they participate in education abroad programs. With mirrored values, FIE and FEA look forward to work together to provide the financial means for under-represented students wishing with study with us in London, Dublin, and Amman as well as other programs around the globe.

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