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June 2016


  • June 8

    Resilient Leadership - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This three day leadership program is designed to help business professionals become more agile and resilient - offering tools and techniques to overcome stress, avoid burnout, and lead more effectively in the "new normal". Attending this program will help participants lead with confidence in the face of increasing volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity.

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  • June 8

    Professional Breakfast Series

    Raleigh, NC

    Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    City:
    Raleigh, NC
    Location:
    Briar Creek Country Club – Palmer’s Cove Meeting Room

    Leveraging LinkedIn: Building Your Personal Brand

    Are you getting the most out of your LinkedIn account? Join the UNC Executive MBA team for our Professional Breakfast Series event – Leveraging LinkedIn: Building Your Personal Brand. Learn how you can improve your profile, enhance your visibility, and make LinkedIn work for you. UNC Kenan-Flagler Associate Director of Career & Leadership Services Katrin Baker will be the featured speaker. She is a certified career coach who specializes in leadership development, training, and career and leadership planning and assessment.

    Breakfast is provided.

    Register to Attend
  • June 9

    Student Visa Day at the American Embassy

    New Delhi, India

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    New Delhi, India
    Location:
    U.S. Embassy, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri

    On June 9th, the American Embassy/Consulates in India will interview for student visas in the F, M and J categories. Apply for your appointment at http://www.ustraveldocs.com/in.

    EducationUSA @ USIEF will be hosting the day and encourages you to apply for your visas on this day. They will have a table in the consular section with advisors to speak to you after your interview. They will also have fun items from many participating U.S. business schools for you to take home with you.

  • June 10

    EducationUSA Pre-Departure Orientation

    Mumbai, India

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Mumbai, India

    EducationUSA’s Pre-Departure Orientation will prepare students for academic and social life in the U.S. and ease their transition to a new life. The main attractions of the PDO are:
    • Information from officials from the Public Affairs Section & the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sections of the U.S. Embassy
    • Travel regulations, ticketing and financial matters
    • Group discussions with U.S. alumni, American Fulbright scholars and current students
    • Opportunity to meet with fellow Indian students going to the U.S.

    The PDO is open to all admitted students / students who have received their I- 20s. Only pre-registered students would be allowed to attend the program. As there are limited seats, early registration is encouraged.

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  • June 15

    Fleming's Lunch & Learn- Innovation & Entrepreneurship

    Greensboro, NC

    Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Greensboro, NC
    Location:
    Fleming's Steakhouse

    Join the UNC Executive MBA team for a Lunch and Learn session at Fleming's Steakhouse. Distinguished Professor Atul Nerkar will be the presenter. Prospective students will have the chance to network with current students, alumni and staff of the executive programs.

    Lunch is provided.

    Register to Attend
  • June 15

    EMBA Dinner Information Session

    Charlotte , NC

    Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte , NC
    Location:
    Morton's Steakhouse

    Our alumni are our greatest ambassadors. Join us and a panel of our Charlotte alums, and learn more about what a UNC Executive MBA can do for your career. Prospective students will have the chance to network with graduates, who are business leaders in the Charlotte community, and executive program staff.

    Heavy hors d'oeuvres provided.

    Register to Attend
  • June 15

    Executive MBA Information Session

    Charlotte, NC

    Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte, NC
    Location:
    Morton's Steakhouse

    Our alumni are our greatest ambassadors. Join us and a panel of our Charlotte alums, and learn more about what a UNC Executive MBA can do for your career. Prospective students will have the chance to network with graduates, who are business leaders in the Charlotte community, and executive program staff.

    Heavy hors d'oeuvres provided.

    Register to Attend
  • June 15

    EMBA Information Session - Alumni Panel Event

    Charlotte, NC

    Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte, NC
    Location:
    Morton’s Steakhouse

    Our alumni are our greatest ambassadors. Join us and a panel of our Charlotte alums, and learn more about what a UNC Executive MBA can do for your career. Prospective students will have the chance to network with graduates and current students, who are business leaders in the Charlotte community, and executive program staff.

    Heavy hors d'oeuvres provided.

    Register to Attend
  • June 17

    EducationUSA Pre-Departure Orientation

    New Delhi, India

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    New Delhi, India

    EducationUSA’s Pre-Departure Orientation will prepare students for academic and social life in the U.S. and ease their transition to a new life. The main attractions of the PDO are:
    • Information from officials from the Public Affairs Section & the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sections of the U.S. Embassy
    • Travel regulations, ticketing and financial matters
    • Group discussions with U.S. alumni, American Fulbright scholars and current students
    • Opportunity to meet with fellow Indian students going to the U.S.

    The PDO is open to all admitted students / students who have received their I- 20s. Only pre-registered students would be allowed to attend the program. As there are limited seats, early registration is encouraged.

    REGISTER
  • June 17

    EducationUSA Pre-Departure Orientation

    Kolkata, India

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Kolkata, India

    EducationUSA’s Pre-Departure Orientation will prepare students for academic and social life in the U.S. and ease their transition to a new life. The main attractions of the PDO are:
    • Information from officials from the Public Affairs Section & the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sections of the U.S. Embassy
    • Travel regulations, ticketing and financial matters
    • Group discussions with U.S. alumni, American Fulbright scholars and current students
    • Opportunity to meet with fellow Indian students going to the U.S.

    The PDO is open to all admitted students / students who have received their I- 20s. Only pre-registered students would be allowed to attend the program. As there are limited seats, early registration is encouraged.

    REGISTER
  • June 17

    Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference

    Austin, TX

    Time: 6/17/16 8:30 AM - 6/18/16 4:30 PM
    City:
    Austin, TX
    Location:
    AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, The University of Texas at Austin

    Join hundreds of standout MBA women to explore how to further embrace your power to create a career of positive influence, starting now. We'll examine how confidently leveraging your smarts, skills, and authentic voice enhances your impact on the world.

    This two-day conference offers a power trip in its most literal sense—you’ll learn from women transforming their schools, workplaces, and industries, all while gaining access to one-of-a-kind networking.

    Conference Highlights

    More than 100 speakers and presenters
    Inspiration from MBA women entrepreneurs
    Dialogue with Leadership: A candid conversation with C-suite women
    Connect with hundreds of women from Forté schools
    12 Career Insights panel discussions
    15 professional development panels

    Register for Forte MBA Women's Leadership Conference
  • June 18

    Global OneMBA Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 10:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    The Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center

    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.

    10:15-10:45am - Registration and Overview
    10:45-12:15pm - Attend Strategic Microeconomics with Professor Larry Chavis
    12:15-1:15pm- Lunch with Current Students

    Please meet in the East Lobby of the Loudermilk Building. A member of the EMBA staff will be on hand to greet and guide you to the class session.

    Register to Attend
  • June 20

    Executive Development Institute - 5 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This program will give you the essential tools, focus and knowledge to become a strategic leader. Over the course of five days, you will learn key concepts to advance your career and build a network with other participants from a variety of industries.

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  • June 20

    Evening Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 5:15 p.m. - 7:45 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.

    5:15-6:00pm - Welcome and Overview
    6:00-7:30pm - Attend Global Operation Strategy taught by Professor Brad Staats
    7:30-7:45pm - Break with current Evening MBA students

    Please meet in the main lobby of the McColl Building at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at 5:15PM. 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.

    Register to Attend
  • June 24

    EducationUSA Pre-Departure Orientation

    Hyderabad, India

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Hyderabad, India

    EducationUSA’s Pre-Departure Orientation will prepare students for academic and social life in the U.S. and ease their transition to a new life. The main attractions of the PDO are:
    • Information from officials from the Public Affairs Section & the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sections of the U.S. Embassy
    • Travel regulations, ticketing and financial matters
    • Group discussions with U.S. alumni, American Fulbright scholars and current students
    • Opportunity to meet with fellow Indian students going to the U.S.

    The PDO is open to all admitted students / students who have received their I- 20s. Only pre-registered students would be allowed to attend the program. As there are limited seats, early registration is encouraged.

    REGISTER
  • June 25

    Weekend EMBA Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    The Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center

    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.

    10:15 – 10:45 - Registration and Overview
    10:45 – 12:45 - Attend General Management and Strategy Class
    12:45 – 1:45 - Lunch with Current Students

    Please meet in the East Lobby of the Loudermilk Building at the Rizzo Conference Center. A member of the EMBA staff will be on hand to greet and guide you to the session.

    Register to Attend
  • June 27

    Leadership Effectiveness Workshop - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    Over three days, you will learn about your own leadership style and maximize your leadership strengths. In addition, you will learn the qualities essential to being a great leader on a professional and personal level.

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  • June 27

    Financial Aid Webinar

    Online

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 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
  • June 29

    ACCAC Talent Producer Program - 2 days

    Chapel Hill

    Time: 6/29/16 8:00 AM - 6/30/16 5:00 PM
    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This ACCAC Talent Producer Program is designed specifically for leaders in academic organizations to help them attract, develop, and retain key talent.

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  • June 30

    Webinar - The Executive MBA ROI: Why It’s Worth It

    Online

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Online

    Thinking about pursuing your Executive MBA but have questions about the ROI? Join Shawnice Meador - Director, Career & Leadership Services for Working Professionals - for this interactive Webinar to discuss the many ways an EMBA can boost your career. Shawnice has more than eighteen years of progressive corporate and higher education experience, including leadership roles in career management, leadership development, strategic talent management, and process improvement. She and her team design and lead all programmatic and consultative career management, leadership development and employer relations services for 1,000+ EMBA and MBA@UNC students and 35,000+ UNC Kenan-Flagler alumni.

    Register to Attend