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Fox School of Business Student Organizational Fair aka Fox SPO Speed Dating for New Students
Alter Hall First Floor, 11:00 – 1:00pm
Come check out the different student professional organizations and pick a few to join! Again make sure to sign in for Immersion Points!
If you cannot attend this but still want information on student professional organizations and how to join: http://www.fox.temple.edu/org/. More information on when and where the SPOs meet and their contact information is on the Fox Blackboard Community under SPO information.
This event is worth 2 Immersion Points
This is a great networking opportunity for finance and real estate majors as well as anyone interested in real estate as a profession. This is also a great opportunity for students to get exposure to an industry which is often looked over as a career choice.
Attached is a flyer for the event. All majors are invited and encouraged to attend.
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Where Will Temple Take You?
Join Education Abroad & Overseas Campuses from September 16th – 20th, 2013 for the 3rd annual Study Abroad Week (SAW), a weeklong event dedicated to study
abroad opportunities at Temple!
Look for us around campus throughout the week hosting special events, leading
information session and student panels, and sharing free breakfast, coffee, and soft pretzels.
Enter our raffle for the chance to win a variety of prizes including a flight voucher; the more events you attend, the more chances to enter!
Check out the SAW Calendar for a look at the week’s schedule of events!
We are less than a week away from the Cherry & White Networking night – and space is limited!!
The Center for Student Professional Development is hosting a SENIORS ONLY student networking event on Wednesday, April 30th at 4:00pm in Alter 034. The event is an opportunity for seniors who are actively seeking job opportunities to network with 15 + employers who are recruiting for positions within their organizations!
Students must sign up on Eventbrite at the following link to attend: cspdnight.eventbrite.com
Do you love math & statistics? Are you looking for a great resume building opportunity?
The Fox school of Business’ Center for Undergraduate Advising is seeking two Stat/Math tutors. One would tutor on Main Campus and the other would tutor on Ambler campus. Hours are flexible. We provide a comfortable office space where you can provide excellent tutoring to students on an appointment basis. International students are encouraged to apply.
- Must be a Fox School of Business major student
- Preferably majoring in Actuarial Science
- Must be available to give at least ten hours a week
- You must have a B+ or better in all your math/stat courses
- Must have a 3.3 cumulative gpa or higher
- Must be comfortable tutoring Algebra, Calculus, & Statistics
- Must pass a math/stat test
- Must be patient and have a strong desire to help students
Please view the content you will need to know via the following website: http://community.mis.temple.edu/peeradvisors/files/2013/09/Contect-Stat-Tutors-need-to-know.pdf
To apply, students must submit email their resume and a copy of their unofficial/academic history via Self-Service Banner. Please indicate if you have ever worked for Temple University before. Please forward all information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Temple Analytics Challenge: Making Sense of Big Data
WIN UP TO $2,500!
The Challenge starts in two weeks!
The workshop and mentoring schedule is now available.
Students: We give you the problems and the data. Create an original visualization that provides clear and meaningful insight into a data set and win up to $2,500!
The challenges were developed by an advisory panel of industry leaders from Walmart, Independence Blue Cross, the World Bank, Electronic Ink, the City of Philadelphia, and Merck. Finalists willl present their work live before a panel of judges.
Visit ibit.temple.edu/analyticschallenge for contest details and information about how to participate. There is no registration required – just submit your entry by November 1, 2013.Key DatesContest opens and challenges posted: October 1, 2013
Entries due: November 1, 2013
Finalists presentations, awards, and lunch: November 15, 2013
The Temple Analytics Challenge is powered by the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT).
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If you take the BAT in September or October you will receive a 6-month free subscription to Bloomberg Briefs, Bloomberg’s premium newsletter offering valued at $2,000!”
The Fox Fall Connection is scheduled for Wednesday, September 18 from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. This event is for graduating seniors seeking full-time jobs and for sophomores and juniors seeking spring and summer internships. You must be CSPD’d in order to attend, so keep reading if you need to get CSPD’d…
Do you need to get CSPD’d? Check out our workshop and event listing on our website; Getting Started Workshops, Resume Development Workshops, and Employer Resume Critiques. Stop by 134 Alter Hall and pick up a hard copy of our calendar or visit our website for our schedule of upcoming workshops.
Interesting article about The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) and how they can help in your professional development and employment search.