Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Graduate Weekly Announcement

January 21st, 2020

Thank you for reading the weekly announcements from the Quinlan Graduate Programs Office

If submitting announcements please note you must also submit them to the Quinlan Calendar. Items not posted on the calendar will be omitted from the weekly announcements. 

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This Week at Quinlan

Vosges Chocolate Factory Tour 
Sponsored by: APICS LUC (LUC's Supply Chain Club) 
Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 
Time: 3 PM 
Location: Vosges Haut-Chocolat Corporate HQ at 2950 N Oakley Ave, Chicago, 60618 
Contact: tagrawal@luc.edu 

Extend the holiday cheer in the new year with a tour of Vosges Chocolate Factory. Learn about their production process and witness the artistic process required to turn the cacao bean into the sweet treat. Open to all students, the HQ is connected by CTA buses. RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/VosgesTour 

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Graduate Programs Updates

HRER 502 - International and Comparative Employment Relations
Date: Spring Quarter 2020
Time: Thursdays 
Contact: pnorlander@luc.edu

Interested in the world of work? Take HRER 502 - International and Comparative Employment Relations in Spring 2020 on Thursday nights 6-9 p.m. Taught by Professor Peter Norlander, this course covers major debates over geography, globalization, and employment: trade agreements, labor standards and global supply chains, development, national differences and systems of employment relations, and more. Students write a paper on a topic of your choosing with a focus on comparison between different corporate practices, national systems, or other appropriate level. The syllabus is being updated for the spring, but the syllabus from 2018 is available. (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bSEmmNSEZoDmIJRVLdVgczbdWxCTK2xPbocMDtZQQQQ/edit?usp=sharing).

Marketing and Communication Graduate Assistant Position Open
Sponsored by: Graduate Programs Office
Contact: Quinlangrad@luc.edu 

We are looking for a detail-oriented person who can work independently, and also asks questions when necessary. This person will be a contributing member of our regular staff meetings, attend our on-campus events to represent Quinlan, and work to support the other members of our department in providing the highest level of service to our students, faculty, staff and outside inquiries. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, facilitating ongoing communications to students, supporting student organizations and assisting sponsored outside groups.

Interested students should apply for the position via Handshake, by providing a resume and cover letter.

Save the Date: Quinlan Graduate International Night
Sponsored by: Quinlan Graduate Program Office & Quinlan Graduate International Club 
Date: Friday, March 20, 2020 
Time: 5 PM - 8 PM 
Location: Wintrust Hall
Contact: quinlangic@luc.edu 

Join us for our 20th annual evening of Quinlan Graduate International Night! Enjoy exotic festive performances, food, and culture from around the globe. Free for Quinlan students, faculty, staff, alumni and one guest. Meanwhile, we are looking for volunteers to present your country and unique culture in the event, and all expenses for the showcase will be reimbursed.

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Business Career Services

Optimizing Career and Networking Fairs
Sponsored by: Business Career Services 
Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Time: 5:00-5:55 p.m.
Location: Schreiber Center - Wintrust Hall (9th Floor)
Contact: Quinlancareers@luc.edu 

Tips will be shared for building relationships that last beyond the career and networking fair and may generate current and future career opportunities and conversations. Whether you are seeking your first internship in a new field or advancing in your career, this panel discussion and Q and A opportunity will enable you to strengthen your impact and build professional confidence. Light refreshments will be served. Please see Handshake for additional event details and RSVP in Handshake by January 30, 2020.

2020 Spring Quinlan Career & Networking Fair
Sponsored by: Business Career Services 
Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 
Time: 3 - 6 PM 
Location: Schreiber Center - Wintrust Hall (9th Floor)
Contact: Quinlancareers@luc.edu 

All Quinlan School of Business students and alumni are invited to attend the 2020 Spring Quinlan Career & Networking Fair on February 12th. Come to meet and network with representatives from more than 20 corporations and firms who are recruiting for a variety of full-time positions and internships. Professional attire is recommended. Please RSVP in Handshake by end of Sunday, February 9th so a pre-printed name tag can be prepared in advance.

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Student Organization Events

Repack to Give Back - Volunteer with us at Greater Chicago Food Depository
Sponsored by: APICS (LUC’s Supply Chain Club)
Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location: 4100 W Ann Lurie Place Chicago, IL 60632
Contact: tagrawal@luc.edu 

Volunteer event to help repack donated food and other products with Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD). Limited seats: first come, first serve. The sign up page is created by GCFD for LUC group, please ensure that you only sign up as LUC group volunteer and not individually. We have no access to the database and would be of no assistance if you signed up individually. Please email us if you have trouble signing up. RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/gcfdregister 

Save the Date: Brunch at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s
Sponsored by: Quinlan Graduate Women in Business and Human Resource Student Association
Date: Saturday, February 29, 2020
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s
Contact: jnormandin@luc.edu 

GWIB and HRSA are teaming up for Brunch at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s. Stay tuned for sign up details - we are limited to 10 participants so as soon as the sign up is released, make sure to reserve your spot! To sign up with HRSA please reach out to Jordan Magat (jmagat@luc.edu).

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Other Watertower Campus Events

Graduate Student Interpersonal Process Group
Date: Thursdays
Time: 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: Water Tower Campus Wellness Center 2nd Floor, Terry Student Center, Suite 250
Contact: Hongying Chen, Ph.D. at hchen13@luc.edu 

The group is offered to graduate students, with the goal of helping you decrease the sense of isolation, increase self-awareness, and enhance relationships. This group provides a safe space to give and receive support and feedback, and to communicate you emotions and needs in effective ways.

Jesuits on Tap
Date: Sunday, January 26 
Time: 8 PM 
Location: Lu's Deli Basement
Contact: ggirardot@luc.edu 

Come learn about lgnatian Spirituality while enjoying a drink or two on us!  For more information, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/JesuitsonTap 

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WTC Resources

Business Career Services: 312-915-7810
Graduate Business students may schedule a Career Advising Appointment by phone or Handshake

Bursar’s Office: 312-915-6161

Campus Card Office: 312-915-7756

Financial Aid: 773-508-7704

Office of International Programs: 773-508-3899

WTC Bookstore: 312-915-7420

WTC Wellness center: 312-915-6360

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