In and Around the COB
Written by: Darrell Graf, class of 2004, Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Structure Real Estate Finance Throughout my time at college, I always had the idea I would work on Wall Street. When I graduated in 2004, I sent out countless resumes, attended career fairs at numerous Universities, traveled to New York […]
More than 20 business alumni returned to the University of Mary Washington for Career Chats on March 24 and 25, 2015. 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 […]
Story submitted by Bianca Dittman. Photo credit: Professor Lance Gentry Before leaving the United States my mind always seemed to be thinking about Australia. I had so many unanswered questions and my curiosity about the country was through the roof. The two days of traveling to get there were both very long, but I would […]
UMW Business alums Candace Cross (2014), David Heller (2014), and Keith Kritzberg (2014) returned to campus on February 12, 2015 to talk to current business students about life after graduation. The alums assembled in Lee Hall where Dean of the College of Business, Lynne Richardson, moderated the panel discussion. Cross, newly promoted to a recruiting […]
As the Fredericksburg campus at the University of Mary Washington sweltered under the August heat, senior Tyler Carey met Wesley Berry, a 19-year-old boy with cancer, for the first time.
It was an exciting and busy year in the College of Business. We’ve put together a video for your enjoyment!
Clarke Birrell graduated from UMW with a business administration degree in 2013. Since then, his first two jobs have landed him in France and then the Ivory Coast. He’s documented his travels and shared them in a series of articles. Please click here to learn about his first trip to France as an English teaching […]
The College of Business recently took a Learning Journey to GEICO, who graciously hosted a group of forty students and faculty. Founded in 1936 by Leo Goodwin, GEICO became a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, headed by Warren Buffett, in 1996. Embarking on this journey for a behind-the-scenes look at the company’s headquarters in Fredericksburg, were […]
NBC Universal executive Daniel R. Wolfe urged local community leaders and students at the University of Mary Washington to strive for innovation in their businesses and their careers. Wolfe, a 1984 alumnus and executive vice president of NBC Universal’s Worldwide Creative Operations, spent two days last week at UMW as the 2014-14 Executive-in-Residence.
The Fredericksburg Regional Alliance and the College of Business co-hosted its fifth Speed Networking event on October 1, 2014 at the Anderson Center. A record number of business students from the University of Mary Washington connected with the local business community. Students brought their resumes and/or business cards provided by the College of Business and were […]
Join the College of Business at an upcoming MBA Information Session. Meet our faculty, review admissions requirements and discuss courses and concentrations. Each session will be followed by either a GMAT Strategy Session or GMAT/GRE Math Boot Camp, where you will hear from a GMAT expert and learn tips that lead to success on exam […]