August 28, 2015

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Fall 2015 Classes Begin Monday August 31st

Classes for the Fall 2015 semester begin Monday, August 31st.  The Office of Academic and Career Services will have peak academic walk-in advising Monday, August 31st – Friday, September 11th. Please be advised we will not be offering academic advising appointments during the peak advising time period. For more information about Academic Advising, visit: http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/academic-advising/ […]

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August 28, 2015

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Save the Date: JobQuest 2015

Please join us for JobQuest 2015 featuring “Meet the Firms” where School of Business Graduate and Undergraduate Students will be given the opportunity to network with employers interested in hiring business students.  Also, stayed tuned for who our Employer will be to lead our job search seminar! Tweet us! #BUSJQ Thursday, September 10th 4:00pm to […]

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August 28, 2015

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Save the Date: WelcomeFest 2015 is Wednesday, September 16th!

WelcomeFest 2015 will kick off this year on Wednesday, September 16th in The Hub, Ballroom from 4:00-5:30pm. Free pizza and drinks will be provided. New B-school t-shirts will be provided for the first few hundred students to attend. This is a great opportunity for undergraduate students to learn about School of Business majors, meet the […]

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August 28, 2015

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Office of Academic and Career Services to Close Early – Wednesday, September 1st

The Office of Academic and Career Services will close at 3pm on Wednesday, September 1st. Academic Advising Walk-in Hours will resume on Thursday, September 2nd from 9:30-11:30am, and 1-3:30pm. For more information about Academic Advising, visit: http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/academic-advising/.

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August 28, 2015

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Fall 2015 Mason Accounting Society Events

Mason Accounting Society Account for Your Future at Our Fall 2015 Events! Tuesday, September 1st –“How to Prepare for a Career in Accounting”  with BDO, Grant Thornton, Baker Tilly, CohnReznick, and Raffa – JC, George’s 6 to 8pm Wednesday, September 2nd – “What to Expect in the Recruiting Cycle” with Baker Tilly – JC, Room […]

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August 27, 2015

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Complete an Internship for Credit! Deadline September 8th!

Are you completing an internship this fall? Would you like to receive academic credit for that experience? Consider applying to BUS or ACCT 492 Deadline to Apply: September 8, 2015 by 2:00pm Requirements to Participate: Note: All requirements must be met at the beginning of the semester your application is submitted to enroll. 1. Must […]

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August 26, 2015

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School of Business Academic Advising Refreshers – Sign up Today!

Are you a new Fall 2015 student? Didn’t attend orientation? Went to orientation but still confused? Join us for a … School of Business Refresher! This group advising session is a follow-up to orientation for students new to the School of Business. Learn more about … • School of Business requirements and academic policies • […]

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August 25, 2015

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Start @ a Startup Conference – Application Deadline Extended to September 7th

Start @ a Startup Conference – Application Deadline Extended to September 7th

        Start @ a Startup Conference New York City October 10-11, 2015 The Start @ a Startup 2015 Conference has officially extended its application deadline to September 7th! Just a reminder of our great lineup this year: Keynotes: Tyler Droll, Founder @ Yik Yak Dustin Moskovitz, Founder @ Asana (and co-Founder of […]

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August 11, 2015

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ISOM Honors Elective for Fall 2015

MIS 462: Data Mining Techniques for Businesses (3 credits) Location: Enterprise Hall, Room 174 Time: Tuesdays 7:20 pm – 10:00 pm Instructor: Pallab Sanyal, Ph.D. Email: psanyal@gmu.edu Course Information What is Data Mining? Data mining is a business process for analyzing large amounts of data to discover patterns and rules (such as “When customers buy […]

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July 28, 2015

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FNAN 301 Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Position

The School of Business hires undergraduate students as teaching assistants (UTAs) for Financial Management (FNAN 301, and now also numbered FNAN 303). The primary responsibilities of a UTA for FNAN 301/303 include teaching several 50-minute lab sections each week, holding regular office hours, and responding to student e-mails and discussion board posts. UTAs also sometimes […]

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July 27, 2015

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New MGMT 491 Elective Course for Fall 2015

Business and Human Rights in a Globalizing World MGMT 491:001 Wednesdays 7:20 – Fall 2015 Instructor – Wambui Mungai, LLB, LLM This course addresses the emerging field of corporate social responsibility and human rights. The course will examine the effects of globalization and the increasing legal and ethical obligations businesses have to address human rights […]

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July 22, 2015

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Up to Us Campus Competition

Up to Us Campus Competition Up to Us is a nationwide campus competition where students create thought-provoking, fun campaigns to raise awareness about a critical issue affecting their future — the long-term national debt. Why participate? You could meet President Clinton at CGI U 2016 Your Team Leader will be brought to the 2015 Net […]

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July 20, 2015

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Announcement – Fall 2015 last offering of Marketing 451 course needed for IMR Specialization

MKTG 451: Competitive Intelligence and Information Security Time: Tuesdays 4:30-7:10 pm CRN# 78506 Instructor: Kevin McCrohan, Ph.D. Email: kmccroha@gmu.edu Prerequisites: Grade of C or higher in MKTG 301 or MKTG 303. Degree status. Prerequisite enforced by registration system. Credits: 3 Develops understanding of benefits to commerce and society because of Internet-based commerce, escalating threats against […]

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July 2, 2015

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Summer Hours for Office of Academic and Career Services

The Office of Academic and Career Services (OACS) will have adjusted hours during summer session.  The office will close at 1pm on Fridays beginning Friday, May 22nd – Friday, August 14th. Summer Office Hours: Monday-Thursday (8:30am-5:00pm) Tuesday (8:30am-6:30pm) See summer academic advising hours Friday (8:30am-1:00pm) Academic Advising hours will be not be available during orientation […]

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July 1, 2015

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New Marketing Analytics Elective for Fall 2015

MKTG 491 001: Seminar in Marketing: Marketing Analytics for New Product Introductions Elective: Fall 2015 Time: Mondays 4:30 pm -7:10 pm CRN# 77482 Instructor: Gautham Vadakkepatt, Ph.D. Email: gvadakke@gmu.edu Please note: MKTG 491 is the course number used for special topics courses. Do not let the 400-level number intimidate you. The course prerequisites are: C or […]

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June 4, 2015

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Bloomberg Aptitude Test – Summer Dates!

The BAT is a finance aptitude exam that helps students assess their strengths and weaknesses across 8 key performance areas and connect with employers looking to fill internship and entry-level positions. After taking the BAT, student scores are anonymously entered into the Bloomberg Talent Search database, which is searched daily by over 20,000 Bloomberg clients. […]

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May 27, 2015

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New Finance Course Offered for Fall 2015

The Finance area is offering a new course in the Fall 2015 semester called Venture Capital & Private Financing of Startups (FNAN 431) The class will focus on how venture capitalists arrange the financing for a company; what they look for in a business plan; how they value a business; and how they structure the terms […]

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