UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Activity Clubs

Adam Smith Society

President - Alex Cooper
Contact: alex_cooper@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

MBAdventures Club

Mission: From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Outer Banks, North Carolina is a premier place for adventure. It is the mission of the Adventure Club to provide our diverse student body with opportunities to experience some of the most amazing activities that North Carolina has to offer, and by doing so strengthen the UNC Kenan-Flagler community.

Leadership: President - Daryn Smith, Contact: Daryn_smith@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Basketball Club

Mission: The Basketball Club at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School creates a community of students and partners who enjoy playing the game of basketball; and provides players of all skill levels and backgrounds with an opportunity to play organized basketball on a weekly basis. The Basketball Club also selects a team to represent UNC Kenan-Flagler and compete against other MBA programs throughout the nation, in both Georgetown’s U4 Basketball Tournament and the Blue Cup championship.

Leadership: President - Ryan Meyer, Contact: Ryan_Meyer@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Beer Society

Mission: The Beer Society exists to elevate the status of craft beer among the Kenan-Flagler student body while also providing opportunities for students to learn more about the business of beer and fun events to help them unwind from their studies. Our leadership strives to achieve these broader goals through several key avenues:

  • Increasing exposure to craft beer and new beer styles
  • Educating students on beer sensory characteristics and beer & food pairing
  • Connecting students to local entrepreneurs and community leaders
  • Facilitating experimentation and process improvement in homebrewing

Leadership: President(s) - Melissa Chiefe & Shashank Tangirala, Contact(s): melissa_chieffe@kenan-flagler.unc.eduShashank_Tangirala@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Blockchain Club

Leadership: President - Svitlana Niskoklon, Contact: Svitlana_Niskoklon@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Cricket Club

Leadership: President - Puneet Upadhyay, Contact: Puneet_Upadhyay@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Dance Club

Leadership: President(s) - Priyanka Nanda & Patrick Gomez Menzies, Contact(s): Priyanka_Nanda@kenan-flagler.unc.edu & Patrick_Gomezmenzies@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Golf Club

Mission: The mission of the Golf Club at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School is to provide the UNC Kenan-Flagler student body, including, but not limited to golf club members, with the opportunity to learn about and enjoy the game in order to increase career prospects through the social opportunities the game creates.

Leadership: President - George Mabry, Contact: George_Mabry@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


  • Increase club visibility by enacting and/or promoting more heavily new and existing club initiatives and events both online and on-campus.
  • Continue a beginner learning program in which students who are not comfortable with the game can learn both the appropriate skills and etiquette of the game.

Kenan Connection (Partners Association)

Mission: Kenan Connection provides support, information, helpful resources and a social network for the partners and families of MBA students at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Leadership: President - Mary DelDuco, Contact: president@kenanconnection.com

Ping Pong Club

Leadership: President - Nikita Singhania, Contact: nikita_sighania@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Poker Club

Leadership: President - Anzhelika Gurtsishvili, Contact: anzhelika_gurtsishvili@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Running/Bike/Swim Club

Leadership: Presidents - Bo Hur, Contact: kenunbo_hur@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Soccer Club

Mission: The MBA Soccer Club aims to enhance and enrich the UNC Kenan-Flagler experience for students by using the international language and love for soccer as a common bond. The club aims to provide every member with opportunities to play at a level of soccer which they enjoy and the chance to create unique, long-lasting relationships that transcend beyond our two years. Pickup sessions run twice a week throughout the year and are open to all. There are intramural leagues, competitive games including scrimmages and Blue Cup against Duke, the Texas Winter Classic MBA Tournament, the Faculty-Staff-Student cup and Social events to watch professional games at a local sports bar.

Leadership: President(s) - Rodrigo Chapa & Nobu Yoshida, Contact(s): Rodrigo_Chapa@kenan-flagler.unc.edu & nobuhisa_yoshida@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Squash Club

Leadership: President: Matt de Klerk, Contact: matthew_deklerk@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Tennis Club

Mission: The mission of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Tennis Club is to encourage members of the UNC Kenan-Flagler community to play tennis and network with each other. We welcome players of all levels. The Tennis Club practices weekly on Sundays throughout the school year, and when the weather cooperates, more frequent practices are scheduled.

Leadership: President(s) - Kevin Stevens & Martha Morris, Contact(s): Kevin_Stevens@kenan-flagler.unc.edu & Martha_Morris@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

Wine Club

Mission: The primary objective of the wine club will be to expose MBA students to the world of wine through a mix of events that combine social activities, education and opportunities to taste product around Chapel Hill. It is the belief of the Wine Club leadership that developing a basic appreciation for wine can prove a handy tool for a business person to have, and is an interest that can be pursued over a lifetime. It will be our goal to educate and inspire the club membership to nurture their appreciation for and knowledge about wine.

Leadership: President - Conor Murphy, Contact: Conor_Murphy@kenan-flagler.unc.edu