Fall 2015 Seminar Series

Speaker: Oguzhan Karakas, Boston College
Title: TBA

Fall 2015 Seminar Series

Speaker: Michael Weisbach, Ohio State University
Title: Management Risk and the Cost of Borrowing

Fall 2015 Seminar Series

Speaker: Alon Brav, Duke University
Title: TBA


Topic: TBD

Elian Carsenat, CEO of NamSor


Topic: TBD
Ben Graham, Assistant Professor, School of International Relations, USC

Long-term Study Abroad Information Session

GWSB is partnered with 20 prestigious business schools around the world. Attend the information session on Tuesday, September 8th from 5-6PM in Funger 520 to learn about your options and how a long-term study abroad exchange can benefit you. Visit our website  to learn more about our programs being offered. Contact Lisa Brancheau ( if you would like to set up a one-on-one appointment to discuss these unique opportunities.


Short-term Study Away Information Session

To learn more about our exciting short-term study away programs over winter and spring break, attend the upcoming information session on September 15 from 6-7:30pm. You will have the opportunity to learn more about our winter/spring break program offerings, hear from faculty who will be leading programs, and meet students who have previously participated in  these programs. Visit our website to learn more about our programs being offered. Email if you have any questions about these opportunities.

Career Week LinkedIn Clinic

CareerWeekShenkmanLogo LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with 300 million members in over 200 countries and territories around the world. It is a powerful tool that connects professionals with colleagues, jobs, news, as well as industry trends and updates. Having a professional LinkedIn profile is critical for students as they apply for internships and transition into full time employment.

Joel Renner, the Fowler Career Center’s Manager of Digital Strategy will present you with the basics, some advanced methods and a few hacks to make the most of your time on LinkedIn.

Date/Time: Friday, September 11, 1– 3pm

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Career Week Accounting Panel

CareerWeekShenkmanLogoCareer Week will have four functional panels.  Panels will consist of four to six panelists who represent unique aspects of the themed functions (consulting, finance, accounting, and marketing) and the unique experience of an international student for the international student job search round tables.  Panelists will take part in a one-hour career-themed panel discussion and Q&A designed to share industry-specific information with both graduate and undergraduate students who are considering careers in that particular field.

Students will learn about…

  • Descriptions of the particular field and what makes a successful professional
  • What industry is looking for in employees and how to stand out as an applicant
  • Industry-specific trends in hiring and how to create a career-strategy for this field
  • Networking in the industry
  • Industry experts’ personal career insights

– Accounting Panel

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 10, 5:30 – 7:30pm   RSVP in GWorkSB

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Career Week – Professional Head Shots

CareerWeekShenkmanLogo We hope you are aware of the fact that most employers are now looking at online profiles as a screening and informational tool for internships and full-time opportunities. At this session, a photographer will be on hand to take professional head shots that GWSB students can use to enhance their LinkedIn and other social media profiles.