The University of St. Thomas

BUSINESS MAJOR EXPLORATION FAIR, MARCH 4TH

SOPHOMORE BUSINESS STUDENTS: 
Are you still trying to decide what area of business you
re interested in?

What:   Learn from business faculty about the different business concentration areas before you need to make a decision!

When:  Tuesday, March 4th,  11:35am – 1:10pm

Where: Great Room (McNeely 100)

Register online for the event at:  http://www.stthomas.edu/ocbappointments

 

Published on: Thursday, February 20th, 2014

TOMORROW: Still trying to decide what area of business you’re interested in?

BUSINESS MAJOR EXPLORATION FAIR:
Are you a freshman, sophomore, or junior trying to decide in which area of business to major?

Meet with business Faculty to learn about the 13 business concentration areas and ask questions – before you need to make a major decision! 

Tuesday, March 5th, from 11:30 – 1:30 in McNeely 100 (the Great Room).  Snacks provided.

For more information contact your business program advisor, Opus College of Business Undergraduate Business Programs at (651) 962-5544.

Published on: Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Tomorrow! Pricewaterhouse Coopers in the house

Interested in the accounting industry?

PwC is holding Office Hours in McNeely 127 Thursday, March 7th from 11:30 – 1:30.  Office hours are a GREAT way to meet one-on-one with a recruiter on an informal basis.  Come as you are (jeans, sweatshirt), learn more about career paths within public accounting, and bring your questions!   It is NOT an interview, so consider bringing your resume in for review!

SIGN UP NOW!  There is a signup sheet at McNeely 127 to sign up for specific time slot!

Published on: Thursday, February 21st, 2013

MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair Registration Deadline ends TODAY!

Minnesota’s Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair

February 20 & 21, 2013
Minneapolis Convention Center

Open to current undergraduate enrolled students and December 2012 undergraduate graduates.

Deadline to register: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.

For the 36th year, Minnesota’s Private Colleges will host the annual Job and Internship Fair in February which stands out as one of the premier college/employer partnerships in the country. This Fair allows employers and candidates to meet at the booths from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. while simultaneously allowing interviewing for either job or internship candidates until 5 p.m. The second day of the Fair will be exclusively for interviews. The job fair is attended by approximately 150 employers representing business, non-profits, social service, government, and bioscience industries.

For a detailed list of participating employers, visit www.mnpcfair.org.

Registration

Those who have not attended the Private College Job and Internship Fair in the past must fulfill the Job and Internship Fair orientation requirement either by attending a live session or online through Blackboard. Once this requirement has been met students may turn in their registration form, along with payment to the Career Development Center, Room 123 Murray Herrick Campus Center.

Students who have previously attended may stop by MHC 123 for registration materials.

Published on: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Friday, Feb. 15th, Deadline

Don’t forget that THIS FRIDAY (February 15th) is the last day to drop a class without notation on your record.

Published on: Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

One week remains- REGISTER NOW!

CEBC Ethics Case Competition

Register by Friday, February 8 for the 5th Annual CEBC Ethics Case Competition by emailing the names of your team members to tlhastings@stthomas.edu.

The winning team will represent St. Thomas at the International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBECC) being held May 8-10, 2013 in San Diego, CA! Travel expenses paid by the Center for Ethical Business Cultures (CEBC).

Prereq: BETH 301. Learn more at www.cebcglobal.org

Published on: Friday, February 1st, 2013

One month left to RSVP for the CEBC Ethics Case Competition!

This is a great opportunity to: enrich your ethics experience – a UST trademark, strengthen your business analytical skills, and, build relationships with Twin Cities business executives and UST faculty.

The CEBC Ethics Case Competition is an interactive way to deepen your understanding of the importance of creating ethical and profitable business cultures. The competition will be held March 1, 2013 and is open to both undergraduate business* and Full-time UST MBA students.

The winning team (plus an additional individual selected by the judges from the other teams to join the winning team) of the Undergraduate and Graduate Divisions will be eligible to represent the University of St. Thomas in the International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBECC) which will be held in conjunction with the Ethics and Compliance Officer Association (ECOA) Sponsoring Partner Forum from May 8-10, 2013 in San Diego, CA. The international competition is sponsored by the Center for Ethics and Business at Loyola Marymount University, the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business, and the Ethics & Compliance Officer Association (ECOA).

Ethics Case Topic: The topic for the 2013 competition is: Undergraduate Division – “Using Child Labor to Source Cocoa: Economic, Legal and Ethical Considerations”; Graduate Division – “Video Gaming: Economic, Legal and Ethical Considerations”. To learn more, visit www.cebcglobal.org.

Competition Format: Each team presentation will be limited to 20-minutes followed by a 10-minute Judges Challenge. Students will be judged by Twin Cities business executives and University of St. Thomas faculty on their ability to research, analyze and present the case from a business, legal and ethics perspective.

Eligibility*: The competition is open to current undergraduate business students who have taken Business Ethics 301 and Full-time UST MBA students.

Teams: Each team must consist of 3 undergraduate business students or 3 Full-time UST MBA students. To build deeper relationships with your peers, we encourage you to sign-up in teams that consist of a combination of juniors and seniors or 1st and 2nd year Full-time UST MBA students.

Questions?
- Undergraduates, please contact Rosemarie Monge West – Instructor in the Business Ethics and Law Department at rmonge@stthomas.edu or Dawn Swink, J.D. – Associate Professor in the Business Ethics and Law Department at drswink@stthomas.edu.
- Full-time UST MBA students, please contact Mitch Glentzer – Vice President, Ethics of the Full-time UST MBA Student Association at glen3318@stthomas.edu or Ken Goodpaster – UST’s Koch Endowed Chair in Business Ethics at kegoodpaster@stthomas.edu.

Registration Info and Deadline: To sign-up, send an email by Monday ~ February 8, 2013. Undergraduates, please email Terri Hastings – CEBC’s Director of Programs and Operations at tlhastings@cebcglobal.org or tlhastings@stthomas.edu. Full-time UST MBA students, please email Mitch Glentzer – Vice President, Ethics of the Full-time UST MBA Student Association at glen3318@stthomas.edu.

Published on: Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

8th ANNUAL PIPER JAFFRAY WOMEN IN FINANCE FORUM – Application deadline Dec. 19th!

Piper Jaffray will host a select group of top-performing female undergraduate and graduate students at the eighth annual Piper Jaffray Women in Finance Forum on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. Designed for women interested in career opportunities in the financial services industry, the forum will highlight different career options and provide networking opportunities with professionals at Piper Jaffray.

 Spots are limited for this prestigious event. If you’re interested in attending, please submit your resume by Dec. 19, 2012. In order to qualify, you must be a top-performing female that is currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate college program. You’ll be notified regarding your acceptance by Dec. 21, 2012. Thank you for your interest in attending!

DATE AND LOCATION

Thursday, January 10, 2013

4:00–7:30 p.m.

Piper Jaffray & Co.

800 Nicollet Mall

12th Floor, Bruce Huber Room

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Travel arrangements to be provided by attendee.

AGENDA

Please arrive by 3:45 p.m. as we will begin promptly at 4:00 p.m. 

Welcome and Keynote Address 

Business Line Breakout Sessions

  • Investment Banking
  • Investment Research, Equity Sales & Trading and Capital Markets
  • Fixed Income Services and Public Finance Services
  • Middle Office, Operations, Accounting, Finance and Treasury

 Networking Session

 Refreshments will be available.

To apply, please submit your resume at www.piperjaffray.com/womeninfinance

Published on: Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

INTERESTED IN AN INTERNSHIP OR FULL-TIME JOB?

Minnesota Private College Job and Internship Fair, Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors are you interested in obtaining an Internship or full-time position? If so, REGISTER NOW to attend the annual Minnesota Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair to be held on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Plan to meet a wide variety of employers offering opportunities to students of many different majors.  Over 150 organizations from business, non-profit, social service, government and the biosciences will be participating.  See www.mnpcfair.org for list of employers.

To be eligible to register, you MUST attend an orientation session (if you have not previously attended the fair). Visit www.stthomas.edu/careerdevelopment/events to sign-up for an orientation session.  If you have previously attended the Fair stop by the Career Development Center for registration materials.

To register for the fair a paper form and fee are DUE prior to 4:00 on Wednesday, December 19th at the Career Development Center, 123 MHC. 651.962.6761  .  The deadline for students on study abroad will be extended and the additional fee will be waived to permit them to register when they return to campus.

Published on: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

OPPORTUNITY FROM NESTLE: Deadline Nov. 6th!

Next Tuesday, November 6th is the last day to apply for the 2013 Nestlé USA Leadership Symposium for Diverse Leaders of Tomorrow.  New applicants and those who may have already started the process should hurry to submit materials before it’s too late! 

The Nestlé USA Diversity Leadership Symposium  is a 4-day business program designed for undergraduate minority students interested in a career in business and learning more about potential opportunities with Nestlé USA.  Applicants should demonstrate strong leadership skills through involvement in student organizations on or off campus. 

Ideal for students interested in internship opportunities and careers in the following business functions: 
•    Human Resources
•    Sales
•    Finance/Accounting
•    Purchasing
•    Food Science
•    Packaging
•    Engineering
•    Logistics/Supply Chain

Thirty students will be selected for this unique opportunity to meet with Nestlé senior corporate executives, take a customized leadership training course, serve as volunteers in the local Los Angeles community, and network with key representatives for Nestlé’s internships and full-time programs.  Open to students with expected graduation dates between December 2013 and June 2016.  See website for further criteria and program details. 

The 5th Annual Nestlé USA Leadership Symposium will be held April 10-14, 2013 at the Nestlé USA Headquarters in Glendale, California.  Nestlé USA will arrange all meals and pay for reasonable travel and accommodations.

LEARN MORE AND APPLY NOW: https://nestle.myreviewroom.com/

Application Deadline:  November 6, 2012 (Late applications will not be accepted)

For more information about opportunities with Nestlé USA, please visit: www.NestleUSA.com/Careers

Published on: Friday, November 2nd, 2012