UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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May 2015


  • May 4

    Women In Business - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This women’s leadership program is designed to enhance your ability to make the transition from managing a team to leading a team. Professional women will learn practical skills to strengthen their impact as a leader and explore the power of networking and self-marketing.

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  • May 4

    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
  • May 6

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    Over the course of three days, learn how to better communicate your organization’s financial position. By the end of the seminar, you will be able to interpret financial statements, annual reports and understand financial terms such as liquidity and goodwill.

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  • May 7

    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
  • May 9

    Weekend EMBA Class Visit and GMAT Prep Session

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    The Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center

    Need a little help prepping for the GMAT? Join the UNC Executive MBA team for a mini prep session to learn tips and best practices as you prepare to take the exam. The session is free and you'll also be able to join our students for a class visit! This opportunity allows prospective students to sit in on an Executive MBA class and is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    8:00-8:30AM - Registration & refreshments
    8:30-10:30AM - GMAT Prep Session
    10:45-12:45PM - Attend General Management & Strategy class taught by Professor Hugh O'Neill
    12:45-1:30PM - Lunch with Students

    Please plan to meet at the EMBA office between 8:00-8:30AM. The EMBA office is located directly across classroom 108 in the Loudermilk Building. A member of the EMBA staff will be on hand to greet and guide you to the class session.

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  • May 11

    Evening Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:45 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.

    7:00-7:30pm - Welcome and Overview
    7:30-9:45pm - Attend Strategy taught by Professor Hugh O'Neill
    Snacks will be provided.

    Please meet in the main lobby of the McColl Building at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at 7:00PM. 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.

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  • May 13

    UNC Kenan-Flagler Alumni and Friends GIE Dinner- New Zealand

    Auckland, New Zealand

    Time: 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Location:
    Orbit Restaurant, Sky Tower

    UNC Kenan-Flagler cordially invites you to join a group of current MBA students, staff, prospective students and alumni for dinner in New Zealand. Please feel free to bring a guest.

    Register
  • May 15

    Atlanta Breakfast Meeting

    Atlanta, GA

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

    In early 2013, Lisa Borders successfully completed her tenure as President of the Grady Health Foundation. The Grady Health Foundation is the fundraising arm of Grady Health System, Georgia’s largest public hospital and metro-Atlanta’s premier Level I Trauma Center. As President, Lisa completed the Greater Grady Capital Campaign – a 5 year, $325M effort - and guided the system’s fund-raising efforts during the most important period of Grady’s history.

    Formerly, Lisa Borders served as President of the City Council and Vice Mayor of Atlanta. She was elected citywide in a special election in August 2004 and re-elected 2005’s normal citywide election cycle, serving through January, 2010. Her duties included presiding over Council meetings, appointing committee chairs and participants for Council and maintaining relationships with the Executive branch of government. Her community initiatives included increasing the availability of affordable housing, uncovering transportation solutions to address our region’s traffic challenges and promoting neighborhood safety and preservation. She also served as Co-Chair of the Transition Team for Atlanta Mayor M. Kasim Reed.
    Formerly, Lisa was CEO of LMB LLC, a consulting company advising clients on community reinvestment, external affairs, marketing and communications. Lisa also served as a Senior Vice President of Marketing and External Affairs with Cousins Properties Incorporated, an Atlanta-based Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) as well as President of the Cousins Properties Foundation.
    Prior to joining Cousins, Lisa worked in the health care arena for over 15 years. She served as the Chief Administrator for Atlanta Women’s Specialists and also served as VP-Operations for Healthcap Atlanta (a Physician Practice Management Company acquired by FPA Medical Management). Lisa has worked in her community primarily focusing on family issues in the areas of education, healthcare and housing. She serves as a trustee at The Westminster Schools, an emeritus board member at Clark Atlanta University, a member of the Board of Ethics at Emory University, a founding leader of No Labels and a board member of the Atlanta Downtown Community
    Improvement District (ADID). She is a member of Leadership Georgia and recruits and interviews students for her alma mater, Duke University. She has received numerous honors and consistent recognition for her corporate and civic work.
    She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Duke University (Durham, NC) and a Masters of Science in Health Administration from the University of Colorado (Denver, CO).

    We encourage you to take advantage of this amazing chance opportunity to hear from this local business and community leader.

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

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  • May 16

    Global OneMBA Class Visit

    Leesburg, VA

    Time: 10:15 a.m. - 1:15 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.

    10:15-10:45am - Registration and Overview
    10:45-12:15pm - Attend Corporate Finance in a Global Environment taught by Professor Paolo Fulghieri
    12:15-1:15pm - Have lunch with current students

    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
  • May 17

    Global OneMBA Class Visit

    Leesburg, VA

    Time: 10:40 a.m. - 1:20 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.

    10:40-11:10am - Registration and Overview
    11:10-11:50am - Have lunch with current students
    11:50-1:20pm - Attend Global Marketing Management taught by Professor Sridhar Balasubramanian

    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
  • May 17

    UNC Kenan-Flagler Alumni and Friends GIE Dinner- Johannesburg

    Johannesburg , South Africa

    Time: 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Johannesburg , South Africa
    Location:
    Moyo Melrose Arch

    UNC Kenan-Flagler cordially invites you to join a group of current MBA students, staff, prospective students and alumni for dinner in Johannesburg.
    Please feel free to bring a guest.

    Register
  • May 18

    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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  • May 19

    2015-05 Triangle Carolina Coffee

    Cary, NC

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

    Register
  • May 19

    2015-05 UNC Kenan-Flagler Alumni and Friends GIE Dinner- Australia

    Sydney, Australia

    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Sydney, Australia
    Location:
    Sydney Tower Restaurant

    UNC Kenan-Flagler cordially invites you to join a group of current MBA students, staff, prospective students and alumni for dinner in Australia.
    Please feel free to bring a guest.

    Register
  • May 20

    2015-05 Executive MBA Alumni and Current Student Networking Event in Raleigh

    Raleigh, NC

    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Raleigh, NC
    Location:
    Lonerider Brewery

    Join us for an Executive MBA alumni and current student event at Lonerider brewery, founded by ’07 alumnus Sumit Vohra! At this event, you’ll have an opportunity to:
    - Expand your network with alumni and current students
    - Interact with program leadership and discover program updates
    - Learn how to help build the UNC Kenan-Flagler brand.
    - Beverages provided by the Executive MBA office. Food is available for purchase via a food truck in front of the brewery. This event is provided specifically for EMBA alumni and current students.

    Register
  • May 21

    Developing Leadership Presence - 2 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    In this leadership program, participants will develop strategies for presenting information in a motivating manner, practice confidence-building techniques, and identify and rehearse 'best practices' for cultivating confident body language and vocal quality. You will learn to successfully communicate abstract concepts, share key initiatives, and motivate your workforce.

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  • May 21

    UNC Kenan-Flagler Alumni and Friends GIE Dinner- Cape Town

    Cape Town, South Africa

    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Cape Town, South Africa
    Location:
    Gold Restaurant

    UNC Kenan-Flagler cordially invites you to join a group of current MBA students, staff, prospective students and alumni for dinner in Cape Town. Please feel free to bring a guest.

    Register
  • May 27

    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
  • May 28

    2015-05 Charlotte Alumni Gathering

    Charlotte, NC

    Time: 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte, NC
    Location:
    5 Church Restaurant

    Please join us a for brief and casual gathering to take advantage of Dean Shackelford being in town. Wonderful food and drink is available for purchase.

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