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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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May 2019:

Wednesday, May 22nd: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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.

Thursday, May 23rd: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, May 23rd: The Art of Advancment - An Executive MBA from CSU. Join us at the Galleries at CSU for a special exhibition of works created by recipients of the Department of Art and Design Merit Scholarship and open house style event. You will speak with the Executive MBA director, have an opportunity to meet with an advisor, visit with current students, faculty and alumni and enjoy wine and appetizers. 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, May 24th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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

Tuesday, May 28th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Health Care Administration MBA program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, May 29th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, May 30th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Accountancy program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, May 30th: 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 the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, May 31st: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, May 31st: Deadline to apply for the Meaden & Moore Leadership Academy on August 8, 2019. Learn more, including how to apply in the PDF file located here.

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June 2019:

Tuesday, June 4th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, June 5th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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 6th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, June 7th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, June 11th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Health Care Administration MBA program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, June 11th: 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 the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, June 12th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, June 13th: Boots to Business Reboot is a two-step training program for veterans that provides participants an overview of business ownership as a career vocation, an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan, a practical exercise in opportunity recognition, and an introduction to available public and private sector resources. Held in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308) from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, June 13th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Accountancy program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, June 14th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, June 18th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, June 19th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, June 20th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP 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 21st: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, June 25th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Health Care Administration MBA program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, June 27th: 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 the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, June 27th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Accountancy program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP 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:

Monday, July 1st: Deadline for CSU Undergraduate students to apply to Entrepreneurship Immersion Week! Learn more and apply here.

Tuesday, July 2nd: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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

Tuesday, July 9th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Health Care Administration MBA program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, July 9th: 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 the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, July 10th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, July 11th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Accountancy program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, July 12th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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.

Tuesday, July 16th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, July 17th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, July 18th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, July 18th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP 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 19th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, July 23rd: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Health Care Administration MBA program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, July 24th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, July 25th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Accountancy program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, July 25th: 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 the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, July 26th: Lunch and Learn about our MBA programs. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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

Tuesday, July 30th: Lunch and Learn and receive a deep dive into our Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources program. These special sessions are limited to 15 individuals. Learn more and RSVP here.

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August 2019:

Thursday, August 1st: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.Friday, August 9th: Last day of classes Six Week Summer Session II and Twelve Week Summer Session.

Thursday, August 15th: Executive MBA Alumni - Save the date to welcome the new cohort.

Thursday, August 22nd: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

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.

Tuesday, September 10th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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

Thursday, September 12th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, September 17th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

Friday, September 20th: Friday Founders featuring Matt Soful, Co-founder The Business Quarterback and Co-founder, Consolidated Casework, Inc. 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308).  Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, September 24th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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

Thursday, September 26th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, September 28th: Fall Visit Day. Details to be announced soon.

Monday, September 30th through Friday, October 4th: Homecoming 2019 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.

Tuesday, October 1st: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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.

Tuesday, October 8th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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

Thursday, October 10th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, October 15th: Columbus Day Observed. No Classes - University Offices Open.

Tuesday, October 15th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

Friday, October 18th: Friday Founders featuring Destiny Burns, Founder CLE Urban Winery 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308).. Learn more and RSVP here.

Thursday, October 24th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, October 24th and Friday, October 25th: 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.

Tuesday, October 29th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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November 2019:

Tuesday, November 5th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, November 7th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Monday, November 11th: Veterans Day. No Classes, University offices are closed.

Tuesday, November 12th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

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

Friday, November 15th: Friday Founders featuring Mike Maczuzak, Founder and CEO of SmartShape 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, November 19th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, November 21st: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, November 26th: Startup 101 12:00 noon in the Weston Ideation Lab. Learn the essential information you will need to get a head start on the business plan for your startup. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, November 28th through Sunday, December 1st: Thanksgiving Recess. No classes Thursday through Sunday and University offices are closed.

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December 2019:

Friday, December 6th: Last Day of Classes for the Fall 2019 Semester.

Monday, December 9th through Saturday, December 14th: Finals Week.

Thursday, December 12th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Sunday, December 15th: Commencement

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2020:

Saturday, January 11th: Spring 2020 Semester begins.

Monday, January 13th: First weekday of classes for Spring 2020 Semester.

Monday, January 20th: Martin Luther King Day. University holiday - no classes and offices are closed.

Monday, February 17th: President's Day. University holiday - no classes and offices are closed.

Friday, February 21st through Sunday, February 23rd: Startup Vikes 2020. Additional details to be announced soon.

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

Sunday, March 8th through Sunday, March 15th: Spring Break. No Classes. University offices are opened.

Friday, May 1st: Last day of classes, Spring 2020 Semester.

Saturday, May 2nd through Friday, May 8th: Final Exam Week.

Saturday, May 9th: Commencement

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