UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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June 2018


  • June 7

    Faculty Breakfast Series: Negotiation Strategies for Leaders

    Cary, NC

    Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
    City:
    Cary, NC
    Location:
    The Umstead Hotel and Spa

    Join our Executive MBA program on June 7 for the next lecture in our Faculty Breakfast Series. Award-winning professor Dr. Alison Fragale teaches courses on effective leadership and negotiation skills to graduate students and executives. You'll leave breakfast inspired and armed with strategies you can start applying at work that day.

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  • June 9

    Consortium OP (Orientation Program)

    Kissimmee, FL

    Time: 6/9/18 7:00 AM - 6/13/18 4:00 PM
    City:
    Kissimmee, FL
    Location:
    The Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, 6000 Osceola Parkway

    Students, alumni, schools and corporate partners all point to The Consortium's annual Orientation Program (affectionately called “The OP”) as one of the most powerful, impactful aspects of The Consortium experience. It’s an intense, hands-on opportunity for students to get real career development advice from the best educational institutions and corporations in the country. Corporate partners report that the students at the OP are the best of the best, providing an unparalleled diversity recruiting opportunity.

    This conference is open to new students who have accepted an offer of admission, with or without a fellowship, to attend one of The Consortium’s member schools, currently enrolled Consortium students, and Consortium alumni.

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  • June 12

    Real Estate Visionaries Series Featuring Ray Ritchey

    Washington, DC

    Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Arnold and Porter Offices, Porter Room

    The Leonard W. Wood Center for Real Estate Studies cordially invites our DC-area real estate alumni to attend our Real Estate Visionaries event, featuring Ray Ritchey, Senior Executive Vice President, Boston Properties Moderated by David J. Hartzell. Cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

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  • June 13

    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.

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  • June 13

    New York City Summer Welcome

    New York, NY

    Time: 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    Machos

    Summer is here—and UNC Kenan-Flagler students are getting settled into new jobs around the country! Come out and enjoy a great evening in NYC with your fellow UNC Kenan-Flagler alums and help students who have recently moved to your city feel at home. This event is hosted by the UNC Kenan-Flagler NYC Alumni Chapter.

    - First drink on house for all guests
    - Drink specials for the remainder of the night:
    - $5 draft beer, 1/2 price wines by the glass, $8 well drinks
    Instructions: upon arrival please have all guests say they're there for the event and they will receive a free drink ticket and drink bracelet for specials.

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  • June 13

    Evening with EMBA: Student & Alumni Panel

    Charlotte, NC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte, NC
    Location:
    The Palm Charlotte

    Our students and alumni are our greatest ambassadors. Please join us for an Executive MBA panel and learn more about what our program can do for your career. You'll have the chance to network with our students and alums, who are business leaders in the Charlotte community, other prospective students, and executive program staff.

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  • June 15

    Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6/15/18 8:30 AM - 6/16/18 4:30 PM
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    Hilton Atlanta

    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 16

    OneMBA 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

    If you’re interested in learning more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler Executive MBA, we’d love for you to join us for a class visit! Attending a class is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC and see the active and relevant curriculum in action. You'll also have a chance to meet with current students, and program and admissions staff.

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  • June 20

    EMBA Application Chat

    Online

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

    Join Allison Anthony, Associate Director of Admissions & Student Recruitment, for a (virtual) discussion of our admissions process. Allison will share insider tips and hints on making your Executive MBA application stand out. You'll also have a chance to ask questions about our programs and admissions process. You'll be fully-equipped to finalize your EMBA application after attending this session.

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  • June 21

    EMBA Coffee Chat

    Durham, NC

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    City:
    Durham, NC
    Location:
    Starbucks - Page Road

    A senior member of the Executive MBA staff is headed to a coffee shop near you! Please join us for an informal 30-minute chat about our Executive MBA programs. This is a great way to learn more about UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School as well as our admission process.

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  • June 21

    Atlanta Summer Welcome

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    Hudson Grille – Midtown

    Summer is here—and UNC Kenan-Flagler students are getting settled into new jobs around the country! Come out and enjoy a great evening in Atlanta with your fellow UNC Kenan-Flagler alums and help students who have recently moved to your city feel at home. This event is hosted by the UNC Kenan-Flagler Atlanta Alumni Chapter.



    Details

    Location: Hudson Grille – Midtown (942 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309)

    Date: Thursday, June 21st

    Time: 6pm – 9pm

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  • June 25

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This foundational program teaches skills for making informed and effective financial decisions for your organization. If you manage a budget or oversee profit and loss, but haven’t taken a basic finance course, this program is an essential primer.

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers
  • June 25

    Chicago Summer Welcome

    Chicago, IL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chicago, IL
    Location:
    Sidebar Grill

    The Chicago Alumni Chapter is happy to invite you to the 2018 Chicago Summer Welcome.

    Each year we host casual gatherings of local alumni to welcome our current students interning in the area and to welcome our recent graduates moving to the area. This is a wonderful chance to reconnect with people you know and to expand your Kenan-Flagler community. Please feel free to invite friends, colleagues, and family to join you.

    We hope you can join us for this great event. Details and the link to register are below. We will have appetizers to share, and a cash bar will be available.



    Details:

    Date of the Summer Welcome: Monday, June 25th
    Time: 6p to 8p
    Location: Sidebar Grill; 221 N. Lasalle; Chicago Loop

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  • June 26

    Evening MBA 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 an Executive MBA class visit! This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    Register to Attend
  • June 27

    The Power of Professional Presence - 3 days

    Chapel Hill


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    What we say matters; how we say it, and how we interact with peers, can be even more crucial for effective communication. This program will build your confidence and teach essential skills and behaviors for enhancing your professional presence.

    The Power of Professional Presence
  • June 27

    Global OneMBA: An Insider Perspective

    Online

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    City:
    Online

    Business works better with diverse players. Join our webinar and find out more about the Global Executive OneMBA: 5 schools, 4 continents, 1 degree.

    During this webinar, alumni representatives from each of our 5 partners schools will share how this program is one of the most unique global programs in the world and how the global teamwork approach provides senior executives with the skills to lead across borders, timezones and cultures.

    You will get insights directly from our OneMBA alumni, program and admissions staff. Find out what’s it’s like to study with peers from around the globe. We will talk about global teams, time-management, leadership, teaching methodology, the schedule and more. Get all your questions answered during the Q&A session.

    Register to Attend
  • June 28

    Charlotte Summer Welcome

    Charlotte, NC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Charlotte, NC
    Location:
    Sycamore Brewing

    Summer is here—and UNC Kenan-Flagler students are getting settled into new jobs around the country! Come out and enjoy a great evening in Charlotte with your fellow UNC Kenan-Flagler alums and help students who have recently moved to your city feel at home. This event is hosted by the UNC Kenan-Flagler Charlotte Alumni Chapter. Appetizers will be provided.

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  • June 30

    Weekend MBA 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 an Executive MBA class visit! This is a great way to explore the faculty and student environment at UNC Kenan-Flagler as well as the active and relevant curriculum.

    Register to Attend