UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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August 2015


  • August 1

    National Diversity MBA Summit

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology

    The National Diversity MBA Summit will bring together admissions directors from the nation’s top business schools and a group of diverse MBA candidates for a day of panels and discussions about the importance of (and barriers to) attaining true diversity in business school.

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  • August 1

    Weekend EMBA Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 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.

    10:00AM - Arrive for Q&A Session
    10:45-12:45pm - Attend Marketing Management class taught by Professor Bill Putsis
    12:45-1:30PM - Lunch with current students

    Please meet at the EMBA office at 10:00AM. 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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  • August 10

    Talent Management Institute - 4 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    The Talent Management Institute is a four-day program developed to help human resource, talent management and leadership development professionals improve their talent management skills and capabilities. It is taught by three highly acclaimed and experienced Talent Management Practitioners who focus on the art of execution drawing upon their own professional experiences.

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  • August 10

    Evening Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 5:00 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.

    5:00-5:30pm - Welcome and Overview
    5:30-7:30pm - Attend Marketing Strategy taught by Professor Bill Putsis

    Please meet in the main lobby of the McColl Building at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at 5:00PM. 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.

    Register to Attend
  • August 11

    EMBA Information Session Webinar

    Online

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

    Gain an overview of the three EMBA Programs and ask your questions during a web-based presentation led by an Executive MBA Admissions team member. Sessions will cover information about the Kenan-Flagler Business school as well as details on the curriculum and admissions process for each program. Financial aid and the role of career management in the programs will also be covered.

    Register to Attend
  • August 13

    South Bay Dean Reception

    San Jose, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Jose, CA
    Location:
    Vito's Trattoria

    We'd like to invite you to an evening with Dean Doug Shackelford. The Dean is in the Bay Area for meetings and is joining us for a casual reception. This is a wonderful chance to hear the latest news about Kenan-Flagler directly from the Dean and connect with the rest of the Kenan-Flagler community.

    We'd like to thank and acknowledge Ms. Adele McLean (BSBA/MAC, 1991) for sponsoring this event.

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  • August 17

    Forte Forum - Boston

    Boston, MA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Boston, MA
    Location:
    Liberty Mutual, 30 St. James Avenue

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 18

    Forte Forum - Washington, DC

    Washington, DC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Renaissance DC Downtown Hotel, 999 9th Street NW

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 19

    Forte Forum - Atlanta

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    The Westin Peachtree Plaza, 210 Peachtree Street NW

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 20

    Forte Forum - Miami

    Miami, FL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Miami, FL
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE 2nd Avenue

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 21

    Full-time MBA Open House & Campus Interview Day

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    McColl Building, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    Register below to attend our August Open House & Campus 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 - 5:30PM) 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 Admissions team is offering a limited number of admissions interview opportunities to August and October Open House attendees. Interviews will be scheduled between 8:30 AM and 12:00 PM, prior to the start of the Open House. These interviews are assigned on a first come, first served basis.

    You are not required to have started an application in order to take advantage of an interview at Open House, as long as you intend to apply for Fall 2016 admission. More details about requesting an interview will be provided after you register for the Open House.

    Register
  • August 22

    Riordan 13th Annual Diversity MBA Admissions Conference (DMAC)

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    UCLA Covell Commons, Grand Horizon Room, 300 De Neve Drive

    The Diversity MBA Admissions Conference (DMAC) is an annual event that connects talented diverse, underrepresented and underserved candidates who wish to pursue a degree in business with Admissions Directors at top-tier business schools. The conference allows attendees to interact directly with MBA Admissions Directors from the country's top business schools (including UNC Kenan-Flagler), learn about the MBA Admissions process and the relative strengths of the attending business school's curriculum and student culture. The conference has continually helped connect and place participants with top-tier MBA programs.

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  • August 22

    Weekend EMBA Class Visit

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 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.

    10:00AM - Arrive for Q&A Session
    10:45-12:45pm - Attend Global Operations class taught by Professor Wendell Gilland
    12:45-1:30PM - Lunch with current students

    Please meet at the EMBA office at 10:00AM. 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.

    Register to Attend
  • August 24

    Forte Forum - Seattle

    Seattle, WA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Seattle, WA
    Location:
    The Westin Seattle, 1900 5th Avenue

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 25

    Forte Forum - San Francisco

    South San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    South San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    255 South Airport Boulevard

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 26

    Forte Forum - Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    The LA Downtown Hotel, 333 South Figueroa Street

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 27

    Forte Forum - Houston

    Houston, TX

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Houston, TX
    Location:
    The Westin Galleria & Westin Oaks Houston, 5060 West Alabama

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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  • August 29

    Monterrey MBA Fair

    Monterrey, Mexico

    Time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Monterrey, Mexico
    Location:
    Fiesta Americana Centro Monterrey (Corregidora No. 519 Oriente, Zona Centro, Monterrey, NL 64000)

    Join representatives from UNC Kenan-Flagler and over 20 other business schools for an admissions workshop and MBA fair. During the workshop, you can take part in six roundtables covering School Selection and Goals, Academic Requirements, Work Requirements, Leadership Qualities, The Essay Writing Process, and Coaching Recommenders and Waitlists.

    2015 Monterrey MBA Fair
  • August 31

    Forte Forum - Chicago

    Chicago, IL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chicago, IL
    Location:
    Chicago Booth-Gleacher Center, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive

    Forté Forums are free events designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

    You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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