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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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April 2019:

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 EY from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. 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, Indepedence, Ohio 44131. Learn more and RSVP to the email address in the PDF file here

Thursday, April 25th: Visit Forest City Brewery with us to learn more about the Executive MBA program during EMBAs and IPAs! Learn more and RSVP 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: Office hours with Dean Putrevu. Students are welcome to visit Dean Putrevu in BU 420 between the hours of 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. RSVPs are not required.

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: Alumni Study Break! The Business Alumni Chapter is hosting two study breaks for students with snacks. The first is from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM and hte second is from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Stop by and meet alumni who have been there and can offer encouraging words during finals.

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: Join the Cleveland State Small Business Development Center at the Heights Hillcrest Regional Chamber of Commerce’s (HRCC) award-winning annual Business Expo. This year marks 25 years of the HRCC showcasing local businesses. Learn more here.

Saturday, May 11th: Commencement

Thursday, May 16th: 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 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.

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:

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.

Friday, September 20th: Friday Founders with Matt Soful. Addditional details to be announced soon.

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

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.

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.

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

Friday, October 18th: Friday Founders with Destiny Burns. Addditional details to be announced soon.

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.

November 2019:

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

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 with Mike Maczuzak. Addditional details to be announced soon.

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

December 2019:

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

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

Sunday, December 15th: Commencement

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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