UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Activity Clubs

MBAdventures Club

Mission
From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Outer Banks, North Carolina is a premier place for adventure. It is the mission of the Adventure Club to provide our diverse student body with opportunities to experience some of the most amazing activities that North Carolina has to offer, and by doing so strengthen the UNC Kenan-Flagler community.

Leadership
President - Laura Houston
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Basketball Club

Mission
The Basketball Club at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School creates a community of students and partners who enjoy playing the game of basketball; and provides players of all skill levels and backgrounds with an opportunity to play organized basketball on a weekly basis. The Basketball Club also selects a team to represent UNC Kenan-Flagler and compete against other MBA programs throughout the nation, in both Georgetown’s U4 Basketball Tournament and the Blue Cup championship.

Leadership
President - Collin Kamm
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Dance Club

Mission
The mission of the MBA Dance Club is to educate current MBA students and partners about various styles of dance practiced throughout the world. This education will occur through both active learning of different dance styles as well as through attendance at several dance performances throughout the year. The club's vision is to ultimately develop members' appreciation for various dance forms in order to foster more artistic and creative thinking among future MBA's.

Leadership
President - Yvonne Jackson
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Families Club

Mission
The mission of MBA Family Club is to provide MBA students and their families with opportunities to interact with each other so that they might further enhance their social and community experience in UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Leadership
President - Sungwoo Cho
VP of Communication -Nobu Araki
VP of Finance - Sangjun Oh

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Foodies Club

Leadership

President -John Ealy 

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Golf Club

Mission
The mission of the Golf Club at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School is to provide the UNC Kenan-Flagler student body, including, but not limited to golf club members, with the opportunity to learn about and enjoy the game in order to increase career prospects through the social opportunities the game creates.

Leadership
President - Jesse LaRusso

Goals

  • Increase club visibility by enacting and/or promoting more heavily new and existing club initiatives and events both online and on-campus.
  • Continue a beginner learning program in which students who are not comfortable with the game can learn both the appropriate skills and etiquette of the game.

Kenan Connection (Partners Association)

Poker Club

Mission

  • To promote responsible gaming in an informal social atmosphere with a strong focus on networking
  • To use poker training to enhance both player skill and business acumen
  • To create synergies with UNC Kenan-Flagler clubs to hold charity events and provide meaningful content

Leadership
President - Drew Dybalski

Rugby Club

Mission

It is the mission of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Rugby Club to offer its members a challenging athletic experience which combines the fraternity and sportsmanship of rugby with the MBA program’s core values.

Leadership

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Running Club

Leadership
President - Jake Petralia, Cindy Frantz
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Soccer Club

Mission
The MBA Soccer Club aims to enhance and enrich the UNC Kenan-Flagler experience for students by using the international language and love for soccer as a common bond. The club aims to provide every member with opportunities to play at a level of soccer which they enjoy and the chance to create unique, long-lasting relationships that transcend beyond our two years. Pickup sessions run twice a week throughout the year and are open to all. There are intramural leagues, competitive games including scrimmages and Blue Cup against Duke, the Texas Winter Classic MBA Tournament, the Faculty-Staff-Student cup and Social events to watch professional games at a local sports bar.

Leadership
President - Sid Subramanian

Tennis Club

Mission
The mission of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Tennis Club is to encourage members of the UNC Kenan-Flagler community to play tennis and network with each other. We welcome players of all levels. The Tennis Club practices weekly on Sundays throughout the school year, and when the weather cooperates, more frequent practices are scheduled.

Leadership
President -Maria_Leonardi@kenan-flagler.unc.edu Contact:

Toastmasters

Mission
UNC Kenan-Flagler Toastmasters Club aims to develop confidence, leadership and public speaking skills through peer assessment of regularly scheduled and impromptu speeches. Ultimately, these skills will serve our members well in the future, both personally and professionally. They can also elect to become members of Toastmasters for life, as it is an internationally-recognized organization that has active chapters all over the world.

Leadership

President -Vardhan Kamat 

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Wine Club

Mission
The primary objective of the wine club will be to expose MBA students to the world of wine through a mix of events that combine social activities, education and opportunities to taste product around Chapel Hill. It is the belief of the Wine Club leadership that developing a basic appreciation for wine can prove a handy tool for a business person to have, and is an interest that can be pursued over a lifetime. It will be our goal to educate and inspire the club membership to nurture their appreciation for and knowledge about wine.

Leadership
President - Sharif Ibrahim, Blake Michael
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