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, 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, Mar. 31                  2:00-3:00 pm
Wednesday, Apr. 1               2:30-3:30 pm
Tuesday, Apr. 14                 10:00-11:00 am
Wednesday, Apr. 22             10:00 - 11:00 am
Thursday, Apr. 23                10:00 - 11:00 am

"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.







Mar. 3

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Dining Etiquette* (reservations required – maximum 40 students)

JUB Hazelwood

Mar. 4

11:00 – noon

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Mar. 5

11:00 – noon

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Mar. 23

6:30 – 7:45 p.m.

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

SUB Ballroom

Mar. 26

4:30 – 5:45 p.m.

Dress to Impress – Modeling of appropriate and inappropriate professional attire.  Also discussion of hair/makeup and fitting of clothing by professionals.


Mar. 27

9:00a.m -12:30 p.m.

Student Nonprofit Summit


Mar. 31

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Apr. 1

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Apr. 2

4:30 – 5:45 p.m.

How to Work a Career Fair


Apr. 8

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Using Twitter for Professional Development -- Twitter has come a long way from being a place to share pictures of your cat or what you are eating for lunch. Companies and professionals use Twitter to share, learn, and even hire (or be hired). Whether you are a Twitter wiz or don’t know a tweet from a beet, this workshop can help you learn more about how to use Twitter to build your personal brand.


Apr. 14

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Internship Interest Meting

N127 (SunTrust)

Apr. 15

1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

BEST (Career Fair)

SUB Ballroom

Apr. 17

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Bus Tour Friday* (reservations required – maximum 30 students)


Apr. 22

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Internship Interest Meeting

N127 (SunTrust)

Apr. 23

10:00 – 11:00 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









Student Information

Student Organizations

Scholarships & Awards