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College of Business Calendar of Events

What follows is a list of events hosted by or sponsored by the Monte Ahuja College of Business, significant holidays and important dates by semester. To see what is happening University-wide, please see the University calendar here.

Monte Ahuja College of Business BuildingPlease note that not all College of Business events appear on the University calendar.

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March 2019:

Friday, March 15th: Deadline for Accounting students to apply for Accounting Department scholarships. This includes undergraduate and graduate students for the Master of Accountancy program or MBA students with a concentration in Accounting. Learn more here.

Tuesday, March 19th: The AMA will host guest speaker Jennifer Allen of McDowell Homes Real Estate Services. Jennifer will speak about real estate and small business marketing. 11:30 AM in BU 202. For more information, please contact the AMA at  clevelandstateama@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 19th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, March 19th: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Attend our MBA and Graduate Business Programs information session from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 220. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, March 20th: Pitch Perfect. 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, March 20th: Pi Day! Since Pi Day was over Spring Break, please come celebrate with APICS and the Operations & Supply Chain Management Department. Refreshments will be provided! 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM in BU 220. All Cleveland State students are welcome! Learn more here.

Wednesday, March 20th: Beta Alpha Psi to present a Panel Discussion Diversity and Inclusion. All CSU students are welcome! For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Friday, March 22nd through Sunday, March 24th: Startup Vikes 2019. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, March 26th: Beta Alpha Psi to host Becker CPA from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Tuesday, March 26th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, March 27th: Study Abroad Fair. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Student Center. Additional details to be announced soon.

Wednesday, March 27th: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Attend our MBA and Graduate Business Programs information session from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM in BU 220. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, March 28th: Executive MBAs and IPAs. Join us from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the new Republic Food and Drink located just steps away from the College of Business in Playhouse Square. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, March 29th: Startup Vikes After Party. 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, March 29th: Mock Interview Day at Career Services. Rhodes Tower West, Room 280 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Introduce yourself beyond your major or degree program and learn how to highlight your strengths and answer challenging questions. Cleveland State’s Mock Interview Day allows you to get real-life interview experience in a safe, practice setting with employers that you want to meet.

Friday, March 29th - Saturday, March 30th: Beta Alpha Psi Midwest Regional Conference. For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

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April 2019:

Monday April 1st: Deadline to apply for the Enterprise Ohio Scholarship, offered for African-American students in the field of community development pursuing a graduate degree. Learn more here.

Monday, April 1st through Thursday, April 4th: Graduate Student Appreciation Week. Full calendar of University events to be released soon! The Monte Ahuja College of Business will host three Chat and Snack with a Graduate Business Advisor events. Learn more here.

Tuesday, April 2nd: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 2nd: In honor of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, Current Graduate Students Chat and Snack with a Graduate Business Advisor from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 220 (The Board Room).  Learn more here.

Wednesday, April 3rd: Pitch Perfect. 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 3rd: In honor of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, Current Graduate Students Chat and Snack with a Graduate Business Advisor from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 220 (The Board Room).  Learn more here.

Wednesday, April 3rd and Thursday, April 4th: Ahuja Business Lunch and Learn: Featuring PNC Bank. 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 220. Additional details available soon.

Thursday, April 4th: In honor of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, Prospect Graduate Students and Current Undergraduate Students Chat and Snack with our Senior Admissions Counselor from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 220 (The Board Room).  Learn more here.

Friday, April 5th: Tips to Improve Your Online Visibility in 2019. 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and RSVP here.

Saturday, April 6th: Spring 2019 Open House. Details to be available soon.

Monday, April 8th through Friday, April 12th: OH Tech Week. Hosted by OHTec and a number of community partners, Tech Week is an annual initiative to support and engage the local tech community through education and networking, increase awareness of the IT industry in Northeast Ohio and develop new partnerships to include programming that support entrepreneurs, executives, students, educators and other stakeholders of the IT industry. Learn more here.

Monday, April 8th: Cleveland State University students are welcome to attend Dennis Medica's Fraud Examination class to hear from Arvin E. Clar, Special Agent with the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, Bureau of Criminal Investigation from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM in LB 0242.  Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 9th: Beta Alpha Psi to host the IRS from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Tuesday, April 9th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, April 10th: Linking IT Talent Job Fair. Hosted by OHTec Week. This is a free event from 1:00PM to 4:30 PM located at the Brecksville Community Center (1 Community Dr, Brecksville, OH 44141). Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, April 11th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, April 1th: Business Alumni Board to host Dan Farina, President and Founder of President of Permanent Solution Staffing and PSS Recruiting who will present "Follow Your Dreams: Choosing the Right Career Path". 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM in BU 220. Learn more and register here

Tuesday, April 16th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, April 17th: Beta Alpha Psi to host Novogradac from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Wednesday, April 17th: Pitch Perfect. 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, April 17th through Friday, April 19th: Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) training. Learn more and register here.

Friday, April 19th: Register today for Friday Founders, featuring MBA alum and co-founder of Forest City Brewery, Matt Mapus. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 23rd: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 23rd: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Attend our MBA and Graduate Business Programs information session from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 220. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, April 24th: Beta Alpha Psi to host Parker Hannifin from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. Executives from Parker will present on "Enterprise Risk Management". For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Thursday, April 25th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, April 25th: Meaden & Moore invites all sophomore and junior accounting students to join us for an Internship Social! 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Spins, located at 5619 Brecksville Road, Indepence, Ohio 44131. Learn more and RSVP to the email address in the PDF file here

Friday, April 26th: American Marketing Association Fundraiser at Dive Bar. 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM. Learn more here.

Monday, April 29th: Annual Accounting Awards Banquet. 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM in the Student Center Ballroom (third floor). For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Tuesday, April 30th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, April 30th: Deadline to apply for the CREW Network Foundation scholarship. Learn more and get the details here.

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May 2019:

Wednesday, May 1st: Pitch Perfect. 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, May 1st: Beta Alpha Psi Initiations from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. For additional information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Wednesday, May 1st: Deadline to apply for the Ohio Society of CPAs CPA Camp for high school students to be held July 14th through 15th on the Cleveland State University campus. Learn more and get the application here.

Friday, May 3rd: Deadline to apply for the Payne, Nickles & Company, CPAs scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year.  The scholarship is open to second, third, fourth and fifth year students with accounting majors, and is intended to assist the student in meeting the 150-hour requirement to take the CPA exam. Learn more here.

Saturday, May 4th through Friday, May 10th: Finals week.

Tuesday, May 7th: Business Model Canvas Brown Bag. 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, May 9th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, May 11th: Commencement

Saturday, May 18th: Six Week Summer Session I, Eight Week Summer Session, Ten Week Summer Session and Twelve Week Summer Session all begin.

Thursday, May 23rd: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Monday, May 27th: Memorial Day. No classes are held and the university offices will be closed.

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June 2019:

Thursday, June 6th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, June 20th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Friday, June 28th: Last day of classes Six Week Summer Session I.

Friday, June 28th: International Entrepreneurship Applied Research Symposium: Building the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Changing Times: Technology, Education and Globalization. Deadline to send in abstracts or short papers. Please see here for the Call For Papers.

Saturday, June 29th: Six Week Summer Session II begins.

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July 2019:

Thursday, July 4th: Independence Day. No classes are held and the university offices will be closed.

Friday, July 12th: Last day of classes Eight Week Summer Session.

Sunday, July 14th through Monday, July 15th: Ohio Society of CPAs CPA Camp for high school students to be held on the Cleveland State University campus. Learn more and get the application here.

Friday, July 19th: International Entrepreneurship Applied Research Symposium: Building the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Changing Times: Technology, Education and Globalization. Notification to authors of the approval or refusal of their abstracts/papers.

Friday, July 26th: Last day of classes Ten Week Summer Session.

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August 2019:

Friday, August 9th: Last day of classes Six Week Summer Session II and Twelve Week Summer Session.

Saturday, August 24th: Fall 2019 Semester Begins.

Monday, August 26th: First week day of classes for Fall 2019 Semester.

August 30th: Last day to drop a class with a full refund for Fall 2019 Semester.

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September 2019:

Monday, September 2nd: Labor Day. No classes are held and the university offices will be closed.

Wednesday, September 11th: Meet the Accountants Night. Additional details to be announced soon.

Thursday, September 26th: Fall 2019 Business Internship and Co-op Expo. Additional details to be announced soon.

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October 2019:

Tuesday, October 1st: International Applied Research Symposium: Building the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Changing Times: Technology, Education and Globalization. Deadline for receipt of the final amended paper for integration into Conference Proceedings in electronic format.

Thursday, October 3rd: GlobalReach - Documenting Export Compliance on the Cleveland State University campus, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Details and registration are available here.

Thursday, October 10th: KeyBank Day. Additional details to be announced soon.

Friday, October 25th and Saturday, October 26th: International Entrepreneurship Applied Research Symposium: Building the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Changing Times: Technology, Education and Globalization. Additional details and registration to be announced soon here.

November 2019:

Thursday, November 14th: GlobalReach - Operations, Documentation, and Transportation on the Cleveland State University campus, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Details and registration are available here

2020:

Thursday, February 27th: The Spring Business Career and Internship Expo. 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Additional details to be announced soon.

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