In and Around the COB
Story submitted by Alyssa Bilkovski Photo Credit: Alyssa Bilkovski and Madison Pace Before going on this trip, I was mainly looking forward to seeing Paris as a whole. I have studied French for many years and was excited to use and practice my French. Being surrounded by French people was the best way for me […]
Every year Maverick PAC recognizes conservative young professionals across the United States that they believe embody the next generation of leadership in the public and private sector. This year, UMW College of Business alum Abbas Haider (Class of 2012) was selected for this honor. During his time at UMW, Abbas founded Aspetto, a multi-million dollar […]
On May 3rd, members of UMW’s Investment Club attended Berkshire Hathaway’s Annual Shareholders Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. The group had secured tickets after Investment Club president and rising senior, Joseph “Joey” Opiekun wrote Warren Buffett last summer explaining how he, a Berkshire Hathaway shareholder, would like to have the club attend the shareholders meeting. In […]
On Friday, April 26th, six teams of MGMT 490 students participated in the College of Business’ Third Annual Case Competition, presented by Beautiful Home Services. Of the thirty teams that initially entered the competition, six teams were selected by COB faculty as finalists, and presented their case proposals live for a panel of five judges. […]
On March 19, 2019 the College of Business participated in its second Mary Wash Giving Day, and had a preliminary total of $35,284 for student scholarships, research, travel opportunities, professional development programming, and the Galen deGraff Scholarship fund. Alumni, faculty, and the College of Business Advisory Board generously hosted many challenges, which encouraged current students, […]
David Williams, Chief Operating Officer for the United States Postal Service, will be discussing his career path in Woodard 202 on Tuesday, September 17 at 7 pm. Be sure to come out, and learn more about Mr. Williams, and his extraordinary career during his talk, The Eagle Faces Forward: My Postal Service Journey.
Are you seeking employment or an internship? Interested in gaining networking experience? You are invited to participate in UMW’s ‘Meet the Firms’ 2019 event, co-hosted by the UMW Center for Career and Professional Development and the College of Business. This event aims to connect UMW students interested in pursuing a job or internships in accounting […]