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Quinlan School of Business

Graduate Weekly Announcement

March 18th, 2019

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. 

This Week at Quinlan 

A Voice at The Table
Sponsored by: Business Career Services
Date: Tuesday, March 19th
Time: 5:00 PM-6:45 PM
Location: Schreiber Center, Room 1001

Join us for an evening with Pamela Bozeman as she shares insights on navigating systems of racism and oppression in the workplace. Born and raised in Chicago, Pamela Bozeman has more than 20 years of leadership experience in nonprofit management, consulting, and higher education. Food & Drinks will be provided. 

Spain Summer Study Abroad Information Session
Date: Tuesday, March 19th
Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: Schreiber Center, Room 201 

An Information Session will be held this Tuesday to learn more about the upcoming study abroad classes held in Spain for MARK 569; Global Branding Solutions, and SCMG 799 Sustainable Supply Chain Development.

North American Representative of the Asian Development Bank
Sponsored by: Center for International Business
Date: Wednesday, March 20th
Time: Breakfast at 8am, lecture at 8:30am
Location: Schreiber Center, Room 908

Come learn about the economic impact of the US-China Trade Conflict on North America and developing Asia with Bart W. Édes, a public policy and international development specialist who presently serves as the North American Representative of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The talk will cover how trade affects the China-U.S. economic relations and other economic partners around the world.

Career Networking Opportunity
Sponsored by: Business Career Services
Date: Wednesday, March 20th
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Location: Wintrust Hall, 9th floor

Graduate business students will have a special opportunity to discuss career opportunities with Mr. Bart Édes, North American Representative of the Asian Development Bank following his earlier presentation. Students are encouraged to dress professionally, have a strong introduction prepared and use this time to ask questions and make a great first impression while gaining insights into career opportunities. RSVP in RamblerLink appreciated, though not required. 

Only Women in the Room Panel
Sponsored by: GWIB & WIB
Date: Thursday, March 21st 
Time: 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Location: Schreiber Center
Contact: Ayda Santos at asantos@luc.edu

Come join Graduate Women in Business along with Undergraduate Women in Business, to hear from professionals as they detail their experiences around moments in their careers where they were the only women in leadership, the only women on their team, etc. We look forward to seeing you there!

Quinlan Graduate International Night 2019
Sponsored by: Quinlan Graduate International Club
Date: Friday, March 22nd 
Time: 5:00 PM-8:00 PM
Location: Schreiber Center, 9th floor
Contact: Nayantara Abraham at nabraham1@luc.edu

Enjoy great food and beverages, explore over 15 country tables and enjoy the performances of the African drum ensemble, Chinese swan dance, Spanish guitar and flamenco dancing. Register to attend here.

Graduate Programs Updates

Quinlan Proud; Check out the new Quinlan Graduate Programs rankings here!! 

Supply Chain Data Analytics Competition
Location: Schreiber Center
Contact: Dr. Mike Hewitt at mhewitt3@luc.edu

Quinlan is proud to announce its first ever Supply Chain Data Analytics Competition. This competition will give students hands on experience analyzing large-scale data from Reyes Holdings, a large Chicago-based food and beverage distribution company.

Over $1,000 in prize money will be awarded to the top-performing teams.

Important Dates: • April 3rd, 2019: Submissions due online via Dropbox • April 24th, 2019, 4:00 pm – 5:50 pm: Final presentations. Room 525 of Loyola’s Schreiber Center. For more information about the event, please contact Dr. Mike Hewitt.

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Business Career Services

Career Strategy Series: Career Forward, Stepping into Opportunities; RSVP Today
Sponsored by: Business Career Services
Date: Saturday, April 6th
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Location: Schreiber Center, room 1001
Contact: quinlancareers@luc.edu

Will you be prepared when your next career opportunity present itself? Whether you are getting ready to interview, network, or explore new career advancement or transition options, you will discover opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom.
This Career Strategies Series session is designed especially for Quinlan MBA and MS students, and graduate certificate students as an outstanding opportunity to learn from successful business and recruiting professionals while meeting and networking with alumni and fellow classmates who are working in a variety of industries. New trends in video and virtual recruiting and interviewing will be discussed and preparation and practice tips shared. RSVP in RamblerLink, a delicious brunch will be provided.

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Student Organization Events

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Water Tower Campus Events

Family Business Center
Sponsored by: Family Business Center
Contact: Anne Smart at fbc@luc.edu

Are you part of a family business? Are you looking to meet other students within your community? Quinlan’s School of Business houses a Family Business Club through the Family Business Center. We welcome undergraduate & graduate students and meet monthly to discuss a variety of hot topics, bounce ideas off each other, visit local companies and attend Loyola sponsored events.
Want more information? Fill out our form here and we’ll make sure you receive updates on our programs and meetings. Complimentary attendance at Loyola FBC events is included for club participants.

FBC Movie Night 
Sponsored by: Family Business Center 
Date: Wednesday, March 27th
Time: 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Reception - Damen MBR South; Event - Damen Cinema 
Contact: Kyla Hawkins at khawkins3@luc.edu

We’re partnering with Chicago Family Business council at DePaul University to showcase Taking Stock, an award-winning documentary that shares the story of two men and the complications they face in the business of family. Bring family and friends downtown to see an honest portrayal of life and legacy. Enjoy food, drinks and a Q&A with Director Ben Stillerman.

Fisher Family Conversation with Tony Hunter
Sponsored by: Baumhart Center
Date: Tuesday, April 2nd
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Board Room, Schreiber  1001 
Contact: Seth Green at sgreen12@luc.edu

The gathering will open with a conversation with Hunter and be followed by small group discussions where students and professionals reflect together on gaining the skills, knowledge, and values to live extraordinary lives. Dinner and refreshments will be served. The event is free but registration is recommended. 

Geo-Political Risk: Causes and Consequences 
Date: Wednesday, April 17th
Time: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: Schreiber , Room 1001
Contact: Abol Jalilvand at ajalilvand@luc.edu

Quinlan Series on the Future of Business Education in partnership with the Canadian Consulate General of Chicago is pleased to feature Gary Doer, former Canadian ambassador to the U.S. Ambassador Doer will share his perspectives on a wide range of key geo-political issues including U.S./Canada/Mexico relationship, the future of Brexit, risks and opportunities in the Korean Peninsula, the Middle East, Iran, Russia, and China.

Please register for this thought provoking and timely event at here. This event is free of charge for faculty, staff, and students at LUC.

Marketing EDGE Career Forum
Sponsored by: Department of Marketing
Date: Tuesday, April 11th
Time: 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location: Schreiber, 9th floor
Contact: Dr. Stacy Neier Beran at sneier@luc.edu

Marketing EDGE is coming to Chicago! On Thursday, April 11th, Marketing EDGE will host its Student Career Forum event. Learn from and network with marketing professionals and receive forward-thinking career advice. Keynotes: Karen Goodman, Havas, Group Creative Director | Lisa Nucci, Chicago Bulls, Director of Marketing Career Panel: FCB Chicago, Mintel (LUC alumna), Google (LUC alumna), Citi, and Milwaukee Bucks To register for the event, please click here and use code LUCSCF19. The forum is sponsored by the Lee Epstein Fund, and hosted by Marketing EDGE and Loyola University Chicago.

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Other Events

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Lakeshore Campus Events

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WTC Resources

Business Career Services: 312-915-7810

(Mon-Fri: 9:00am to 5pm)

Graduate Business students may schedule a Career Advising Appointment by phone or RamblerLink.

Bursar’s Office: 312-915-6161

(Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5pm)

Campus Card Office: 312-915-7756

(Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5pm)

Financial Aid: 773-508-7704

(Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5pm)

Office of International Programs: 773-508-3899

(Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5pm)

WTC Bookstore: 312-915-7420

(Mon-Thurs: 9am to 6:30pm, Fri: 9am to 5pm, Sat: 10am to 3pm)

WTC Wellness center: 312-915-6360

(Mon,Thu,Fri: 8:30am to 5pm, Tues: 9am to 6 pm, Wed: 1pm to 6pm)

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