School of Business Events

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Welcome to our calendar of department events and events hosted by the School of Business Office of Career Services. We offer program information sessions that connect you with our faculty and staff, as well as host events focused on professional and academic development opportunities. The School of Business routinely features guest speakers from within the NJCU community as well as speakers from the world of business. 

We encourage you to join us at an upcoming event to learn more about the School of Business, network with alumni and professionals, or gain insight on how to take the next step in your academic future!

Our events page will be updated often so be sure to check back for upcoming events!

May

Date Event Hosted By Time Description
May 4th First and Last PR Stephanie Scott-Bradshaw 
(CEO-Communicator –in-Chief) 
2PM

Join First and Last PR executives and recruiters for a virtual information session and networking event. 

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Past Events

Date Event Hosted By Time Description
February 8th School of Business Coffee Talks SoB Graduate Enrollment 4 PM Are you interested in getting started on a graduate degree or certificate in business? Get all of your questions answered by meeting with an NJCU representative in-person! This 20-30 minute one-on-one session will allow you to discuss your concerns directly and leave with the answers you need to move forward with your educational and professional goals. All attendees will receive a special application fee waiver!
February 8th PAPD Info Session NJCU, HCCC & WBD 6 PM NJCU to host a virtual event with NY&NJ Port Authority Police Department to promote diverse candidates to apply to become a PAPD Officer.
February 9th SOB Mentorship Program Info Session  SoB Career Services 6 PM We are seeking student mentees for our School of Business Mentorship Program. If you are passionate about achieving your professional goals, committed to learning new skills, then having a mentor to provide guidance would be an invaluable step in your career journey. 
February 10th

School of Business Virtual Information Session

SoB Graduate Enrollment 5 PM Are you interested in starting an M.B.A., M.S., or professional certificate program in business this year?  The School of Business program coordinator at NJCU is hosting an information session to answer your questions and help you take the next step toward pursuing your degree or certification. A representative from the financial aid office will be in attendance to answer your financial aid questions. Join us and learn about what NJCU has to offer! 
February 14th PwC at NJCU  Accounting Dept. 11AM  Join us for a virtual panel with NJCU alumni, ambassadors, and future PwC interns! 

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February 15th Wiss and Company Virtual Information Event  Accounting Dept. 6 PM Career event with NJCU Alumni and recruiters. Wiss & Company LLP is a top 100 mid-size CPA firm that offers assurance, tax, and business advisory services. The firm has 250 professional staff with 25 partners and offices in Florham Park, NJ, Flemington, NJ, and NYC NY.  
February 17th Eisner Amper Recruiting Information Session  Accounting Dept. 6 PM EisnerAmper is one of the largest accounting, tax, and business advisory firms in the U.S., with more than 2,000 employees and over 200 partners across the country.  
February 18th Speaker Series: NY Fed President John C.Williams The Guarini Institute at NJCU 11 AM Join us for virtual remarks and a moderated discussion with New York Fed President John C. Williams where he will speak with NJCU students and faculty on the US economic outlook and regional economy.

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Date

Event Hosted By Time Description
March 2nd MBA Info Session Graduate Admissions  6PM

Are you interested in starting an M.B.A. program in business? Then, join us online right from your computer or smartphone for a virtual information session! Join Dr. John Donnellan (Management Chairperson), business faculty, and alumni for a panel discussion on "The MBA and NJCU"

March 3rd PRSSA First General Meeting PRSSA NJCU Chapter 6PM NJCU PRSSA is excited to announce we will be having our first general meeting! Come join us to: network, find internships, visit firms, build your resume and so much more! We will be joined by guest speaker Jen Long, Social Media Specialist at Panasonic North America, she will be discussing "entering the real world" and transitioning from student to professional.
March 14th TLC - The Brand in You Joshua Iannuzzi NJCU SoB Career Services

Presented by NJCU_TLC
6PM Join the NJCU SoB Career Services Director Joshua Iannuzzi this Monday, March 14th to learn how to create a competitive LinkedIn profile that sets you apart from the crowd!  
March 16th Meet & Greet with Virtu Financials Erin Stanton –Analytics/Data Science

Mary Mooney- Co-Chief People Officer 

Howie Hanchon- Recruiter 

Romona Espinosa –Operations 

Matthew Cheslock-Trader 
 
2PM

Virtu is an industry-leading financial technology firm that operates both proprietary trading and client-facing businesses in the global financial marketplace. 

 
*Highly encouraged for Finance, Data Science and Computer Science majors and minors to join the virtual event* 

March 23rd Adria Firestone Public Speaking & Presentation Adria Firestone 2PM

Join Adria Firestone to discuss public speaking that fosters authentic charisma.  

During Adria's tenure, she had an award-winning career in opera & musical theater, was a bestselling author, and is now a certified rapid results coach specializing in public speaking. 

March 30th Chubb Insurance: Information Session Seve' Spruill - Director of Talent Outreach

Revin Clark, Sr. Recruiter

Alexis Penn-Associate
2PM

Chubb is the largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company in the world.  Chubb insures properties, casualties, accidents, health, reinsurance, and life insurance. 

Date Event Hosted By Time Description
April 6th Connect One Bank Information Session Jenny Augustine (Vice President/ Talent Resources Director)  2PM In 2005 Connect One bank opened its first location in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, specializing in cutting-edge financial solutions. Today, they have locations across New Jersey & New York and continue to grow in emerging markets. 
April 13th Virtual Career Prep Session Professor Phil Hess 2PM Professor Hess will be joining us for a virtual career fair preparation session. This will be a great opportunity to practice your elevator pitches and learn ways to improve your resume prior to attending our upcoming virtual career fair. 
April 20th Cann-Business 

Darrin Chandler Jr., (Co-Founder and President of Premium Genetics) 

 

Chirali Patel (Founder of Blaze Responsibly™️) 

 

Niko Gallina (Ecommerce & Marketing Manager with Harmony Foundation) 

2PM

Join our round table discussion with Cannabis industry leaders. 

Darrin Chandler Jr. is the Co-founder and President of Premium Genetics, an African American, family-owned, and operated cannabis company that provides consulting services for top-tier cannabis brands. 

Chirali Patel is the founder of Blaze Responsibly™️, a brand that aims to educate and empower the new generation of cannabis leaders. She was featured in  InsiderNJ 2021 “Insider 100: Cannabis Power List” as an influential voice in the cannabis debate, and "Top 22 To Watch in 2022" by NJ Cannabis Insider. 

Niko Gallina has been involved in the cannabis industry for over fifteen years and has been involved in every side of the process, from cultivation and processing to patient counseling and dispensary operations. 

April 26th Student Investment Management Group Open House 

ATTN: In-Person Event hosted at the School of Business Skyline Room
SIM Group 1 - 2PM All majors with at least beginner knowledge of business, economics, or financial markets, at either the undergraduate or graduate levels, are invited to attend and learn more about the club!
April 27th Recruiter Meet & Greet Career Services 2PM Meet recruiters from Aston Carter, Robert Half, Lenmar Consulting, Intersection, and more, discussing their hiring efforts and what they are looking for in candidates. The second half of the event will include live breakout sessions so you [the job seeker] can meet one-on-one with the company representatives who are present.
April 28th Virtual HACU Info Session Career Services 3PM If you are seeking an internship opportunity in the next year or two, we strongly urge you to join the Virtual HACU Information Session that will be provided by HACU’s Ebony King