Posted in Academics, Announcement, Career, Financial Aid, Gainesville, International, International Business, International Study, Involvement, Leader, Leadership, Scholarship, Scholarships, Study Abroad
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Fully-funded, one-year masters program in China now accepting applications
The Schwarzman Scholars is a fully-funded, one-year master’s degree and leadership program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China designed to build a global community of future leaders who will serve to deepen understanding between China and the rest of the world. At the heart of the program are world-renowned advisors, a rigorous and innovative study of global affairs, and hands-on exploration of Chinese culture and commerce. Guest speakers include Condoleezza Rice, Madeleine Albright, Tony Blair and many other global leaders. The program is open to candidates aged 18 to 28, regardless of nationality, who are proficient in English and have an undergraduate degree or its equivalent.
- Visit the Schwarzman Scholars website to access the U.S./Global application and learn more about the requirements. The U.S./Global application will close at 11:59PM EDT on September 21, 2021.
- Attend a Schwarzman Scholars webinar to learn more about the selection process and network with Admissions Officers, current Scholars, and alumni, Schwarzman Scholars.
Posted in Academics, Announcement, Gainesville, International, Involvement, Leadership, Presenting
Tagged All Majors, Announcement, Career Development, Gainesville, Leadership Development
Every year, the Heavener International Case Team hosts over 15 Business schools from all over the world to compete in the Heavener International Case Competition. Due to the unique circumstances of 2020 and 2021, we have decided to open the competition this year exclusively to Heavener students. For the first time, we are excited to give our business students the chance to compete in a consulting case competition right here in Gainesville. The Heavener International Case Competition will be held in-person on April 10th, 2021 in Heavener Hall. All current undergraduate students are invited to compete in teams of 3-4. Each team will designate a Team Captain, who will serve as the liaison to the Organizing Committee.
Please use the following form to sign your team up to compete here.
Each team will be assigned a 25-minute window in which they will have 15 minutes to provide their strategic recommendations immediately followed by a 10-minute question and answer period to a panel of judges. Teams will be required to attend a rules & procedures meeting the week leading up on Tuesday, April 6th at 9:00AM via Zoom. Case Competitions provide an extraordinary opportunity for business students to apply professional and communication skills to solving real-world, complex issues firms today are looking to solve. Please note if you intend to enroll in the case class, this will serve as your tryout.
If you have any questions, please reach out to UF.HICC@gmail.com
Posted in Academics, Announcement, Business Career Services, Career, Finance, Gainesville, Information Session, International, Involvement, Job, Leader, Leadership, Marketing, Networking, Presenting
Tagged All Majors, Announcement, Business Career Services, Career skills, Gainesville, Information, Involvement, Leadership Development, Networking, Opportunities
Join us for a panel discussion on how the pandemic has pushed South Florida industries to pivot, innovate and collaborate. Our panelists represent Commercial Real Estate (general contracting, owner representation, design-build, property inspections, and commercial development), Hospitality (entrepreneurship and foodservice) and Corporate Law (insolvency, reorganizations and commercial litigation).
To attend, log into Zoom using the Featured Speaker event link on March 10th @ 6pm!
Posted in Academics, Announcement, BCS, Business Career Services, Career, Finance, Gainesville, International, Involvement, Job, Leader, Marketing, Networking
Tagged Academics, All Majors, Announcement, BCS, business majors, Employment, Finance, Gainesville, Job, Marketing, Opportunities, Summer Opportunity
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.
Position is a 10-20 hour per week commitment.
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at email@example.com and Lily Huddleston at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, March 8th at 11:59pm EST:
- Current resume
- 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