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
Did you ever dream of being the commencement speaker at graduation? Well – here is your chance! Applications are now being accepted for the February 6, 2015 Fox/STHM Graduation Ceremony.
GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUATE students are eligible to apply.
Please read the below materials for the Fox School of Business and School of Tourism and Hospitality Management. The deadline to return your application is Monday, December 1 at 4:30 p.m.
All students will need to present their speeches before a Fox/STHM student selection committee on Wednesday, December 3 between 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
All applications must be complete to include:
3) Personal Statement
4) Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
5) Copy of Student’s Speech
We look forward to your submission and thank you for your time and consideration!
Vice Dean, Fox School of Business
Jeffrey W. Montague
Assistant Dean, School of Tourism and Hospitality Management
Christine M. Kiely
Assistant Dean, Fox School of Business
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.
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).
“Connect you to thousands of employers worldwide! Identify your professional strengths and weakness compared to your global peers!
The BAT is a two hour, online exam that anonymously evaluates your ability to apply knowledge to solve practical problems and to market yourself to the best financial companies around the world. It is FREE online to take from your own home until the end of December 2013, so sign up now at bit.ly/BATonline !
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.
Destination France – January 8-17, 2014
Information Session: Friday, September 20th in Alter Hall 722 at 12 noon.
The International Programs/CIBER office at Fox is pleased to offer another short-term study abroad opportunity to Temple undergraduates. Destination France will take place from January 8-17, 2014. Space is limited! Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and the final deadline to apply is Friday, October 4th. For more information, please check the Destination France page.
Interesting article about The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) and how they can help in your professional development and employment search.
The Diamond Award is the highest recognition by Student Affairs given to a Temple University undergraduate student. This recognition is based on a holistic evaluation of the student’s accomplishments. The Award is reserved for those who have demonstrated superior leadership, academic achievement, service to the University, and impact on a community (local, regional, or global). Through their leadership, it is clear that they are set apart from others as especially deserving of this unique honor. Award recipients are recognized at the Annual Diamond Award Ceremony.
View the original website here: http://www.temple.edu/studentaffairs/deanofstudents/programs/memorial-awards/index.asp
The Temple University Memorial Awards are designed to recognize Temple University students for their outstanding academic, leadership and service achievements.
The Dean of Students Office coordinates the Memorial Awards process. The following awards are available for students to apply to:
Awards for Consideration
- Dorothy A. Seegers Memorial Award 2013
- Sol Feinstone Memorial Award 2013
- Joel M. Schafer Memorial Award 2013
- Adeline & Marvin Wachman Memorial Award 2013
- Valaida S. Walker Memorial Award 2013
- Whittaker Award 2013
- Jerry Zaslow Memorial Award 2013
How you can provide a reference for an outstanding student
You will need the following information from the student you will be referencing:
- Student’s Name and Temple ID Number
- Name(s) of Scholarship Award(s) they are seeking.
Thank you in advance for your time and thoughtful support of these students.
The deadline to submit references February 15, 2013 by 5:00PM.
PLEASE NOTE: References received after this date can not be accepted and the applicant’s incomplete application will not be submitted to the selection committee for consideration.
Submitting your reference
- Complete the Memorial Award Reference Form
- E-mail the completed document to the Dean of Students (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Questions about the Memorial Awards?
If you have any questions or if you are having difficulty submitting forms for more than one student, please call 215-204-7188 or email email@example.com.