UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

2012 Experience Weekend Agenda

Friday, April 20
9:30am - 12:00pm Morning Activities (optional)
We are offering a number of fun optional activities in the morning.  Sign-up by adding your name to the Google Document for the activity you are interested in.  The student lead for each activity will be in touch with final details (time, location, directions, etc.).
Activity
Student Email Contact
Google Doc Sign-Up
Soccer Soccer Sign-Up
Basketball Basketball Sign-Up
Tennis Tennis Sign-Up
Campus Run
Campus Run Sign-Up
Golf Golf Sign-Up
Community Service
Service Sign-Up
Campus Tour
Campus Tour Sign-Up
11:00am -12:00pm
Kenan Center 406
Net Impact Club Speaker Series (optional)
Please join the Net Impact club for a featured speaker: Dennis Whittle, Entrepreneur in Residence at UNC Chapel Hill, co-founder of GlobalGiving and former Lead Economist and Senior Partner at the World Bank.  If interested, RSVP to Anand Shetiya at .
12:00pm - 3:00pm Apartment Open Houses (optional)
Apartment complexes in the area will offer an "open house" for Kenan-Flagler students during this window of time.  They will have agents on hand at their complexes to give tours and provide any information about special offers.  Some may provide light refreshments.  The apartment complexes include: Alta Springs, Autumn Woods, Baity Hill, Chapel Hill North, Cosgrove, Bell Meadowmont, and Southern Village.

1:30pm - 2:45pm
McColl 2000

MBA Marketing 101 Introduction to Brand Management (optional)
If you have an interest in brand management, plan to join this learning session led by Kenan-Flagler alum, George Felix, from P&G.  If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Mike Schmidt at

1:30pm - 2:45pm
McColl 2050

MBA Corporate Finance 101 (optional)
If you have an interest in Corporate Finance, plan to join this learning session led by P&G.  If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Katrin Baker at

2:30pm - 3:30pm
McColl, Koury Auditorium
Retail Conference Speaker (optional)
The UNC Retail Business Conference will be taking place at the business school during the day. Prospective students are welcome to join the conference for free.  The closing key note speaker is Howard Levine, CEO of Family Dollar.  If you are interested, please RSVP to Kelsey Durrett at

3:00pm - 3:45pm
McColl 2350

Alliance for Minority Business Students Information Session (optional)
The AMBS is a professional network of business students who are committed to supporting diversity among underrepresented minority groups in corporate America.  Join this session to learn more about AMBS.

4:00pm - 4:45pm
McColl 2600

Carolina Women in Business (CWIB) and the Forte Foundation (optional)
Join current Kenan-Flagler women to learn more about the activities and resources of CWIB.  Also learn about the Forte Foundation's benefits and conference for all incoming women.
5:00pm - 5:45pm
McColl, 4th Floor Faculty Room

Diversity Reception (Optional)
Please join members of the AMBS, CWIB, International Business Association and KF Pride for an informal mixer to experience diversity within our community.

6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Crunkleton

Reception for Fellowship Recipients (optional)
If you have received a fellowship to attend UNC Kenan-Flagler, we invite you to meet other fellows at The Crunkleton, on Franklin Street.

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Free Time
Spend some time relaxing and grabbing dinner before the "official" kick-off for the weekend.  If you have been matched with a buddy, you may want to try to have dinner with your buddy during this window.

8:30pm - 10:30pm
DuBose Home

Kick-off Dessert Reception
Please join us for a dessert reception and gathering at the beautiful DuBose Home at thePaul J. Rizzo Conference Center in Meadowmont to officially kick off the weekend.  Event sponsored by Deloitte Consulting.  Attire: dressy casual

Saturday, April 21
All Events at UNC Kenan-Flagler (McColl and Loudermilk)
9:00am - 9:30am

Registration and Breakfast   Attire: business casual
Registration and breakfast will be taking place at the business school in Loudermilk Foyer.  Pick up your packet for day and your t-shirt.  There is a separate registration desk for partners.

9:30am - 10:15am
Koury Auditorium
Welcome Address and Program Overview
Dean Sridhar Balasubramanian will bring greetings on behalf of the UNC Kenan-Flagler community and provide an overview of the MBA program.  Mindy Storrie, Director of Leadership will discuss the school’s Leadership Initiative.
10:15am -10:30am
Break
10:30am -12:00pm
Various rooms in McColl
Student Information Panels
Join panel discussions to learn about topics that are important to all Kenan-Flagler students and partners.  Choose two different topics from panels that will include international opportunities, housing, the Kenan Institute and more.
  Room
2000
Room
2650
Room
2575
Room
2250
Room
2500

10:30am-
11:10am

Academics and ASW
International Opportunities
Kenan Institute
Action Based Learning
Entrepre-
neurship
11:20am-
12:00pm
Academics and ASW
International Opportunities
Dual Degrees
Students with Partners
Sustainable Enterprise

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Lunch and Student Activities Fair
Grab a box lunch from Cafe McColl and take advantage of the student clubs and organizations by visiting their tables outside the Latane Plaza.  We will also have representatives from several local apartment complexes at the activities fair.  Partners and families are welcome.

1:30pm - 2:20pm
Cafe McColl and Courtyard
Career Management Center Overview
Amy Wittmayer, Director of the Career Management Center (CMC) and her staff will discuss the career search process and cover the activities and support provided by the CMC.  We will also introduce the many alumni who will be participating the the career panels.
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Various rooms in McColl
Career Panels
Hear from current students, alumni and faculty members about the various careers our students pursue.  Choose up to two sessions.
 

Room
2000

Room
2650
Room
2575
Room
2500
2:30pm-
3:10pm
Marketing Consulting
Finance/Banking
General Mgmt / Industry Finance
3:20pm-
4:00pm
Marketing Consulting
Finance/Banking
Real Estate

1:30pm - 4:00pm
McColl Faculty Reading Room
Introduction to Kenan Connection (for partners)
The Kenan Connection will host a presentation, informal Q&A session and cocktail hour for all partners of attendees.  Join current partners to socialize, gain important relocation information and learn more about the partner experience at Kenan-Flagler.
4:00pm - 4:15pm
Break
4:15pm - 5:00pm
Koury Auditorium

Financial Aid Session (optional)
Learn more about the financial aid process from Susan Brooks, Director of Financial Aid. Several current students will also share their experiences during this session.

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Free Time
Use this time to rest or explore the area.  Change into comfortable clothes for the outdoor Taste of Chapel Hill event.
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Latane Plaza
Taste of Chapel Hill
Join UNC Kenan-Flagler faculty, staff and students on the Latane Plaza for local food, outdoor fun and live music.  Children welcome.  Kenan Institute Leadership Fellows will have a table at this event from 7-8pm if you would like to discuss opportunities for MBA students with the Kenan Institute.
Sunday, April 22
10:00am -12:00pm
The Carolina Inn
Carolina Women in Business Brunch (optional)
Join Kenan-Flagler alumnae, female students and program representatives to discuss the Kenan-Flagler experience and community over brunch at the Carolina Inn, in the Alumni Room.  RSVP to current student, Veronica Garza at .

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Breadman's

KF Pride Club Brunch (optional)
Join members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and allies club (known as KF Pride) for brunch at Breadman's Restaurant.  All are welcome.  RSVP to current student, Steven Tamaroglio at

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Spanky's
Military Veteran's Lunch/Brunch (optional)
Join fellow military veterans for lunch at Spanky's Restaurant.  To RSVP, contact William Kawalek at . Spouses/partners welcome.

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