Students majoring in management, marketing, business administration, and entrepreneurship may elect to join a student organization sponsored by the Management and Marketing department.

Benefits of involvement include:

  • development of leadership skills
  • meeting new people
  • eases the transition into college
  • employers look for extracurricular activities
  • strengthens professional, personal, and interpersonal skills

Students majoring in management and marketing may qualify for a scholarship or an award.


"American Marketing Association Student Group" (students can contact Dr. Michelle Beauchamp or Dr. Don Roy for information)

Date                                     Time                                 Location
Thursday, Feb. 12              6:30-7:45 pm                      BAS S334
Thursday, Feb. 26              6:30-7:45 pm                      BAS S334
Thursday, Mar. 26              6:30-7:45 pm                      BAS S334
Thursday, Apr. 9                6:30-7:45 pm                      BAS S334
Thursday, Apr. 23              6:30-7:45 pm                      BAS S334


 "Supply Chain Management Student Group"

Meeting times vary. Contact Dr. Kimball Bullington or Dr. Cliff Welborn.




"Internship Information Sessions" - Laura Buckner

All sessions in the SunTrust Room, BAS N127 - walk-ins and drop-bys are welcome!
All informal gathering to learn about the course, find out about open positions, and meet internship employers.
Date                                        Time
Tuesday, Feb. 24                  9:00-10:00 am
Wednesday, Feb. 25              9:00-10:00 am
Wednesday, March 4             11:00-12:00 pm

"Do Cool Sh*t (social entrepreneurship) Speaker Miki Agrawal (also part of Nonprofit Student Summit)

Date: Monday, Mar. 23
Place: SUB Ballroom
Time: 6:30-7:45 pm

"One-on-One Resume Sessions" - available by appointment with Ms. Jean Wilson

Mondays: 2:15-3:15 pm
Fridays:  10:30-11:30 am
Place:     BAS N140

"Sales Career Spotlight"

Dates and times to be determined. Representatives from companies will meet informally with students to discuss sales opportunities and to network. Contact Dr. Katie Kemp.



Big Events for the month of February (note the events that need reservations.  Reservations made in the Management and Marketing office – BAS N 121):





Feb. 2

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Supply Chain Management Student Group Meeting.  Guest speaker  Rob Webb of Just Love Coffee will talk about sustainable supply.


Feb. 3

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Getting Started on LinkedIn (reservations required – maximum 25 students) -- LinkedIn is THE social network for professionals with more than 300 million users worldwide. Your brand needs a presence there, too. Learn the basics of setting up a profile and how to take advantage of the features of LinkedIn. This workshop is for students new to LinkedIn or have yet to set up a LinkedIn account.


Feb. 4

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Photos (reservations required – maximum 20 students)

N127 (SunTrust)

Feb. 17

4:30 – 5:45 p.m.

Career Tuesday


Feb. 24

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Networking with LinkedIn (reservations required – maximum 25 students) -- Make LinkedIn work for you by learning how to find, connect, and build relationships with professionals and peers. This workshop is for students who are already using LinkedIn but want to get greater value from it.


Feb. 24

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Feb. 25

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

 For more IGNITE event information go to our IGNITE webpage.

Speaking of Internships, lots of opportunities are still available!

  • Akiva School in Nashville is looking for a marketing intern to develop testimonials and other marketing materials.
  • Cosmolab is looking for an HR intern in training.
  • NovaCopy is looking for a sales/marketing intern to help with trade show preparation, work with CRM system and prospect and work with leads.
  • New Internships coming in daily.
  • Email for how to apply!


BEST (department career fair)

 Date: Wednesday, April 15
Place: Student Union Ballroom
Time: 1:00-4:00 pm









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