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January 2015


  • January 3

    MBA Cafe in Westfield, NJ

    Westfield, NJ

    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    Westfield, NJ
    Location:
    Starbucks - 117 Central Avenue

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 3

    MBA Cafe in Washington DC

    Washington, DC

    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Tryst - 2459 18th Street

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 5

    Advancing Sustainability Research and Education Symposium


    Location:
    Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

    The Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and the Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) invite scholars and educators from India, the US, and around the world to join us for an exchange of sustainability-related research with a special focus on India.

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  • January 5

    MBA Cafe in Guatemala City

    Guatemala City, Guatemala

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    Guatemala City, Guatemala
    Location:
    & Cafe - 9 Calle 0-50, Zona 14 Local No. 11 C.C. Plaza Bell

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 5

    MBA Cafe in Greensboro

    Greensboro, NC

    Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    City:
    Greensboro, NC
    Location:
    Natty Greene's Pub and Brewery - 345 S. Elm Street

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 5

    MBA Cafe in Mexico City

    Mexico City, Mexico

    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Mexico City, Mexico
    Location:
    Starbucks Lomas Plaza - Lomas de Chapultepec, Blvd. Manuel Avila Comacho 50

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 5

    MBA Cafe in San Francisco

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Hog & Rocks - 3431 19th Street

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 6

    MBA Cafe in New York

    New York, NY

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    Stumptown Coffee (inside the Ace Hotel lobby) - 29th and Broadway

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 6

    MBA Cafe in Sao Paulo

    Sao Paulo, Brazil

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Location:
    Starbucks - Rua Amauri, 286. Jardim Europa

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 7

    Global OneMBA Program Webinar

    Online

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online

    Join us for a live webinar led by Maria Gill, the Global OneMBA Program Director. The session will provide you an overview of the program as well as the admissions process. Questions are welcome and encouraged.

    Register to Attend
  • January 8

    Career Management Webinar

    Online

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online
    Location:
    Online

    Join Jeff McNish, Director of the Career Management Center (CMC) for UNC Kenan-Flagler's full-time MBA program, for a brief overview of the CMC and how to best prepare yourself for day one of your MBA. Jeff will also answer your career management-related questions.

    REGISTER
  • January 8

    UNC Real Estate Alumni Reception

    Miami, FL

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Miami, FL
    Location:
    Coral Reef Yacht Club

    The Miami chapter of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Real Estate Alumni Network and the Leonard Wood Center for Real Estate Studies cordially invite you to a reception on Thursday, January 8th at the Coral Reef Yacht Club. This event is being held in conjunction with the UNC Real Estate Club’s career trek to Miami, affording the opportunity to connect with former classmates, fellow alumni, and current students.

    The Wood Center will provide a limited tab to start the event. Please RSVP via the link below to help us maintain an accurate headcount. We look forward to seeing you. Go Heels!

    Register
  • January 9

    MBA Cafe in Durham

    Durham, NC

    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    City:
    Durham, NC
    Location:
    Mad Hatter's Bakeshop and Cafe - 1802 W. Main Street

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 12

    MBA Cafe in Santiago

    Santiago, Chile

    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Santiago, Chile
    Location:
    Bar La Junta - Lastarria, Santiago Centro, José Victorino Lastarria 70

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • January 12

    Evening Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    McColl Building

    Join our students for a class visit! This opportunity allows prospective students to sit in on an Executive MBA class. This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    5:30-6:00pm - Welcome and Overview
    6:00-7:30pm - Attend Intro to Entrepreneurship taught by Professor Atul Nerkar
    Snacks will be provided.

    Please meet in the main lobby of the McColl Building at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at 5:30PM. A member of the EMBA team will be in the lobby to greet and direct you to the class visit session. All visitors should park in the Business School Parking Deck located adjacent to the McColl Building. No permit is necessary after 4pm.

    Register to Attend
  • January 13

    Admissions Webinar - January

    POSTPONED

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    POSTPONED

    Due to a scheduling conflict, we have to POSTPONE this webinar until later in the month.

    Join Admissions Directors from UNC Kenan-Flagler's full-time MBA program for this admissions webinar. They look forward to answering your questions about our full-time MBA program.

  • January 13

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Boston, MA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Boston, MA
    Location:
    TBD

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Salt Lake City. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • January 15

    Financial Aid Webinar

    Online

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online

    How do you finance the MBA? Anna Kerns, Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Planning for the Executive MBA Programs, explores financing options in this live online session. Receive tips on gaining corporate sponsorship. Discover different loan options. Receive step by step loan application details.

    Register to Attend
  • January 15

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    New York, NY

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    The Westin Times Square, 270 West 43rd Street

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - New York. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • January 16

    Atlanta Breakfast Meeting

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    The Buckhead Club

    Steve Koonin oversees all business, financial and strategic operations of the Atlanta Hawks and Philips Arena, and represents the owners as the head of the organization.

    Koonin, a longtime entertainment and marketing veteran, joined the Hawks after spending the previous 14 years with Turner Entertainment Networks, most recently serving as the division’s president. As president, he oversaw programming, marketing, scheduling, strategy and operations for top-rated networks TNT, TBS, truTV, Turner Classic Movies, as well as Peachtree TV. Under his leadership, the networks have won numerous Emmy Awards and Peabody Awards, as well as established ratings records and critical acclaim. He was also instrumental in the programming and media rights acquisition processes around the NBA and NCAA, and helped build strong brand franchises in “Inside the NBA” and “NBA on TNT”.

    During his Turner career, he was selected for TV Guide’s “The Power List” and named by Entertainment Weekly as one of the “Smartest People in Television,”

    Prior to his stint at Turner, Koonin was at the helm of presence marketing and worldwide advertising at The Coca-Cola Company, where he spent over a decade. While serving as Coca-Cola’s vice president of sports and entertainment marketing, he was named Sports Executive of the Year by Sports Business Journal.

    A lifelong resident of Atlanta, Koonin serves on the boards of Emory Healthcare, the Georgia Aquarium, the Fox Theatre, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and is a trustee of the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta. He is also on the board of GameStop, the world’s largest video game and entertainment software retailer.

    He studied marketing at the University of Georgia, where he and his wife, Eydie, have established the Koonin Scholars Fund at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. The fund provides scholarships for Grady students preparing for careers in the creative industries and media.

    We encourage you to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to hear from a business and entertainment leader from our local community.

    The cost is $22 and includes a very nice breakfast with coffee and juice.

    Reg
  • January 16

    Open House & Interview Day

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    McColl Building, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR THIS OPEN HOUSE.

    Register below to attend our January Open House & Interview Day! This is a great opportunity to learn more about the full-time MBA program and, optionally, to complete your admissions interview.

    OPEN HOUSE: The afternoon (12:00PM - 5:00PM) will include presentations from the full-time MBA admissions, career management, leadership and the student services offices, as well as a preview of a typical MBA class taught by one of our world-class professors.

    INTERVIEWS: The morning (8:00AM - 12:00PM) is reserved for optional admissions interviews. Interview slots are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis, based on the time you register for the event. In order to be considered for an interview, you must 1) create an application, 2) upload your resume to our online application portal and 3) pay the application fee. PLEASE NOTE: YOU CANNOT SCHEDULE YOUR INTERVIEW USING THE ONLINE INTERVIEW SCHEDULER FOR THIS EVENT. Once you have registered and have completed the requirements above, you may be assigned an interview slot. Your interview details will be emailed to you once it has been assigned.

  • January 16

    Military Forum & Open House

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    McColl Building, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT.

    MILITARY VETERANS: Please join us for this forum focused on the transition from a military career to an MBA program and into business in the civilian sector. In the morning, attendees will hear from panels of current UNC Kenan-Flagler students and alumni with military backgrounds who are starting or have successfully completed this transition. In the afternoon, attendees will join other prospective MBA students for Open House activities, including presentations from the full-time MBA admissions, career management, leadership and the student services offices, as well as a preview of a typical MBA class taught by one of our world-class professors.

    Admissions interview slots have been reserved for attendees of the Military Forum at 8:30AM and 12:15PM.

  • January 16

    Global OneMBA Class Visit

    Leesburg, VA

    Time: 12:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
    City:
    Leesburg, VA
    Location:
    Lansdowne Resort

    Join our students for a class visit! This opportunity allows prospective students to sit in on an Executive MBA class. This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    12:15-12:45pm - Registration and Overview
    12:45-1:45pm - Have lunch with current students
    1:45-3:15pm - Attend Strategy in a Global Arena taught by Professor Hugh O'Neill

    Please meet at the EMBA office, Potomac A, in the Lansdowne Resort's conference wing. A member of the EMBA staff will be on hand to greet and guide you to the class session.

    Register to Attend
  • January 17

    Information Session and Reception in Bangalore

    Bangalore, India

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    City:
    Bangalore, India
    Location:
    Vivanta by Taj Hotel- 41/3, M.G. Road - 560 001

    Join Sherry Wallace, Director of Admissions for UNC Kenan-Flagler's full-time MBA program, for an information session and reception in Bangalore. Sherry will share information about UNC Kenan-Flagler's full-time MBA program, answer your admissions-related questions and questions about pursuing an MBA in the United States.

    Refreshments will be served. Dress is business casual. Please RSVP below.

    REGISTER
  • January 17

    Global OneMBA Class Visit

    Leesburg, VA

    Time: 11:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
    City:
    Leesburg, VA
    Location:
    Lansdowne Resort

    Join our students for a class visit! This opportunity allows prospective students to sit in on an Executive MBA class. This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    11:45-12:15pm - Registration and Overview
    12:15-1:15pm - Have lunch with current students
    1:15-2:45pm - Attend Strategy in a Global Arena taught by Professor Hugh O'Neill

    Please meet at the EMBA office, Potomac A, in the Lansdowne Resort's conference wing. A member of the EMBA staff will be on hand to greet and guide you to the class session.

    Register to Attend
  • January 20

    Triangle Carolina Coffee

    Cary, NC

    Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    City:
    Cary, NC
    Location:
    Cafe Carolina

    Please join local alumni for a casual morning gathering. This is a relaxed and friendly meeting of alumni in the area. It's a great way to start the day and to expand your connections.
    The cost includes coffee and an assortment of pastries, muffins and bagels.

    Register
  • January 20

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    San Francisco Marriott Union Square, 480 Sutter Street

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - San Francisco. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • January 22

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    TBD

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Los Angeles. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • January 28

    Evening MBA Program Webinar

    Online

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online

    Join us for a live webinar led by Holly Rice, the Evening Program Director. The session will provide you an overview of the program as well as the admissions process. Questions are welcome and encouraged.

    Register to Attend
  • January 29

    Open Enrollment Online Information Session

    Online

    Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online
    Location:
    Online

    Business and Human Resources

    All other programs

  • January 29

    2015 Weatherspoon Lecture: David Ignatius

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 5:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    Koury Auditorium - UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    David Ignatius, columnist and associate editor for The Washington Post and best-selling author, will deliver this year's Weatherspoon Lecture.

    Admission is free, but please register below.

    Parking is available only in Business School Deck.

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