In and Around the COB
More than 30 UMW alumni attended the inaugural reception for the DC Metro Network on Thursday, June 11 at Bread & Salt in Washington, DC. Guests mingled with friends over drinks and light appetizers before hearing remarks from special guest speaker Lynne Richardson, Dean of the UMW College of Business. Dean Richardson commented on the […]
Mary Washington’s Tyler Carey Claims ITA Atlantic South Most Improved Player, Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship and Leadership Awards
Mary Washington senior and business major Tyler Carey has been named as the Atlantic South’s Most Improved Player and Arthur Ashe Award for Sportsmanship and Leadership by the Intecollegiate Tennis Association.
The College of Business celebrated the success of its students during the annual Honors Night event on Thursday, April 16 at Belmont’s Studio Pavilion. The evening included student inductions into Sigma Beta Delta, a presentation of Outstanding Student Awards and an Ethical Student Award. Dean Lynne Richardson welcomed more than 100 students and their guests […]
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 […]
Join the College of Business this summer at an upcoming MBA Information Session and Math Boot Camp. At the information session you will meet our faculty, review admissions requirements and discuss courses and concentrations. The information session will be followed by a GMAT Strategy Session, where you will hear from a GMAT expert and learn […]
The College of Business is excited to host Speed Networking in conjunction with UMW’s Welcome Week! Speed Networking is informal, FUN & effective! Chat with other UMW students and develop new connections! Students are paired for 3 minutes before switching to the next person. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, August, 27 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Lee […]
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 Wednesday, September 9 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Lee Hall, Room 412. Led by Academic and Career Services at UMW, this […]
Are you seeking employment or an internship? Interested in gaining networking experience? You are invited to participate in UMW’s ‘Meet the Firms’ 2015 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 […]
Family Weekend is an annual event that takes place each fall at the University of Mary Washington. Friends and families of UMW students are invited to visit the campus and get a taste of student life. Over forty events take place throughout the weekend, including these hallmark events: Education Abroad Fair, Cookout & Club Showcase, […]
Speed Networking is back! 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 Tuesday, September 29 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Anderson Center Concourse for an evening […]
The University of Mary Washington College of Business is planning a Career Day for our students on Saturday, October 3, 2015! The purpose of the day is to provide both career exploration and more practical ‘how to’ sessions for all students. Students will investigate career paths, industries, and opportunities for gaining experience in the field […]