Dr. Wei Chen, assistant professor in the College of Business, accompanied several students from UMW to China this summer for a two-month internship and travel program as part of an Environment of International Business Seminar course. College of Business students Maddie Carinci and Eileen Settlemyer have shared some of their memories from their trip below. […]
A business leadership course at the University of Mary Washington so inspired Drew Miller last summer that he took matters into his own hands.
The job Dan Wolfe ’84 landed after graduation brought a paycheck, but it also brought nightmares. In them, 20 years had passed; he was in his late 40s, still scuffing along in car insurance.
France and then the Ivory Coast. That is where my two first jobs have been since graduating from Mary Washington with a business degree in 2013! In France I was an English teaching assistant in a public high school in the suburbs of Paris. Every year through the TAPIF program (you should apply) 4,000 native […]
Caitlin Moore stood on the sidelines of University of Mary Washington’s Battleground Complex at a recent Friday afternoon lacrosse practice. She confidently surveyed the 27 athletes in front of her.
More than 25 business alumni returned to the University of Mary Washington for Career Chats on March 25 and 26, 2014. Career Chats, an initiative of the College of Business, connects students with successful alumni professionals to network, share knowledge and experience, and provide students with an opportunity to engage directly with alumni. Business alumni […]
Ken Machande, associate dean for faculty with the College of Business, accompanied a group of business students on a spring break trip to San Francisco. During the trip seven students explored the city and met with two area business alums. Doug Dolton ’78 is the chairman and CEO of San Francisco Motorsports, a luxury automotive […]
Matt Ernst, the University of Mary Washington’s 2013 Executive-in-Residence, has a few tricks up his sleeve when it comes to entrepreneurship and startup companies.
The Fredericksburg Regional Alliance and the College of Business co-hosted its fourth Speed Networking event on February 6, 2014 at the Anderson Center. A record number of students from the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College, and Old Dominion University connected with the local business community. Students brought their resumes and were able to speak […]
UMW Business alums Lindsay Ancelotti (2013), Joey Carleton (2013), and Julianne Sweat (2013) returned to campus on January 30, 2014 to talk to current business students about life after graduation. The alums assembled in Monroe Hall where Dean of the College of Business, Lynne Richardson, moderated the panel discussion. Sweat, newly promoted to a recruiting […]
Producing a well written resume is a basic requirement for a successful job search. The Office of Academic and Career Services is hosting a resume workshop for College of Business students on Tuesday, September 9 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in Lee Hall, Room 412. This workshop will assist you in developing a resume […]
In conjunction with Major Exploration Days, College of Business alumni and faculty will host a “Mocktail” Party on Thursday, September 11. Socialize in a reception environment from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. outside on Lee Hall Terrace. Practice how to shake hands while holding a plate of food and a beverage! Proper dress, behavior and […]
Are you seeking employment or an internship? Interested in gaining networking experience? You are invited to participate in UMW’s ‘Meet the Firms’ 2014 event, co-hosted by the Office of Academic and Career Services and the College of Business. This event aims to connect UMW students interested in pursuing an internship or career in accounting with […]
Please join the College of Business on Wednesday, September 17 at 7:00 p.m. in Lee Hall, Room 412 for a seminar given by Dr. Chris Neibauer, a dentist, a missionary, an author, a speaker and a thought leader. Learn to master the fundamental components of success as he presents “Unconditional Responsibility for the Next Generation […]
In conjunction with UMW’s Family Weekend, the College of Business will host a panel session with business alumni. Find out how their degree led them to where they are today. The session will be moderated by Associate Dean Kenneth D. Machande, and followed with a Q&A session. Panel: Ben Maxwell ’06 Charles Reed ’11 Time: […]
Are you thinking about or currently applying for jobs that require security clearance? At a Wednesday, September 24 6:00 p.m. info session, Damon Hudson, CEO of CRS, and Barbara Yates, VP of Client Services at CRS, will share insider information about the inner workings of the security clearance and background investigation processes! Then, on Thursday, […]
The College of Business and the Fredericksburg Regional Alliance have joined forces once again to present Speed Networking. Students are invited to join Mary Washington alumni and business professionals from the Fredericksburg area on Wednesday, October 1 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Anderson Center Concourse for an evening of networking. Speed Networking […]