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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Anywhere (Siko) Sikochi is a PhD Candidate at Smeal College of Business at Penn State University. Siko is currently doing financial (empirical) archival research on the relation between voluntary disclosure, information environment of the firm, and litigation risk. He is also doing research in debt contracting.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Interested in graduate business school? Join us for a general information session about the masters programs offered by the UIC Liautaud Graduate School of Business. This information session will start with a brief presentation from both Admissions representatives and current Liautaud graduate students, followed by an open Q&A with all Liautaud staff and students.

Saturday, February 20, 2016 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

The GMAT is one of the most accurate predictors of how well you will perform in a graduate level business program. As a result, this is one of the primary data points that an admissions committee will use to assess your candidacy for a graduate program. This program is jointly sponsored by Kaplan.


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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Paul Callejas, BS ’15, is one of 18 young entrepreneurs recently awarded a 2016 Future Founders Fellowship. Callejas, who founded the startup GPS Campus, will participate in training, mentoring and development opportunities as part of the fellowship, an initiative of the Future Founders Startup.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

High frequency trading has been the object of much criticism in the last few years. But are high frequency traders really the bad actors they’re made out to be? UIC Business’ Dermot Murphy and Northwestern’s Robert Korajczyk find reason to question HFT's bad rap.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The Women’s Leadership Center at Kennesaw State University recently presented their 2015 Best Paper Award to Professor Sandy Wayne, Grace Lemmon, PhD ’11 and former iLead co-director Jenny Hoobler. The Leadership Center’s “Best of 2015” list also included a paper co-authored by Hoobler and Liautaud PhD student Courtney Masterson.

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“The Business Advisory Council at UIC is a great way for current students to meet alumni. BAC has introduced me to women who studied IDS at UIC, as I do, and who now work in finance here in Chicago. So now I have local contacts in my field, and role models, women who work in business and tech.”

Samrudhi Vaghmare, UIC Business Scholar
BS '19