These themed evening socials are held on the courtyard outside the business school or at local establishments. Current students and their families, faculty and staff attend these active socials, which are jointly planned by the MBA Program office and the MBA student body:
Some of our featured MBA Program cultural events include:
The UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Partners Association, known as Kenan Connection, is a model among business schools. The Partners Association is made up of the spouses and significant others of MBA students. We want your partner to feel as much a part of our community as you’ll be. These MBA Families Club, MBA Program Office and Kenan Connection plan family-friendly social events for the entire community, including:
Teamwork is a core value at Kenan-Flagler Business School, but we also understand the value of competition. As an MBA student, you’ll be placed into one of eight Legacy sections, each of which consists of roughly 37 students.
Throughout the year, our first- and second-year Legacy sections combine and compete against other sections in a year-long effort to win the coveted Legacy Cup. Events include:
The Dean’s Speaker Series and Weatherspoon Lectures bring prominent speakers to campus regularly. Hearing how successful individuals have overcome challenges and made an impact on their organization, community and, often, the world, is a valuable part of understanding leadership.
The UNC Kenan-Flagler community has had the privilege of hearing from influential leaders such as: