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BLinc and ALPFA partner for inclusive learning event

The Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) and one of five student affinity groups at the David Eccles School of Business. ALPFA hosts many events throughout the academic year, such as panels with industry professionals, seminars, and workshops on how to build LinkedIn profiles (and resumes), along with hosting volunteer opportunities. ALPFA's mission is "to empower and develop Latino men and women [...]

2022-11-04T16:08:56-06:00November 4th, 2022|

Party on the Plaza helps students maximize their Eccles Experience

After a blazing hot summer, the Fall Semester is finally here! We think it's more crucial than ever to make significant efforts to remain in touch and make the most of opportunities and resources here at the Eccles School. A few weeks ago, BLinc (Business Student Government) hosted our annual Party On The Plaza. At this event, there were more than 40 different [...]

2022-09-12T11:14:45-06:00September 12th, 2022|

Three tips for adjusting to college life

Were you involved in high school activities and hope to stay just as involved at the University of Utah? Are you concerned about carving out time to focus on yourself or managing your finances for the first time? Here are a few tips below to help you adjust to your new college environment. 1) Get Involved! The University of Utah and the Eccles [...]

2022-08-10T15:00:29-06:00August 10th, 2022|

Exceptional leadership recognized at the 2021-22 Student Leadership Awards

Nearing the close of another academic year means many things - unpredictable weather, summer on the horizon, and the push of another finals season, to name a few. In addition, spring brings the annual Eccles Student Leadership Awards, presented by the BLinc team (the student government arm of the David Eccles School of Business) to recognize students and student groups exemplifying leadership and involvement [...]

2022-08-01T18:34:17-06:00May 4th, 2022|

BLinc. teams up with the Hinckley Institute of Politics to get out the vote

In celebration of National Voter Registration Day on Sept. 28, 2021, Business Leaders Incorporated (BLinc.), recently partnered with the Hinckley Institute of Politics to work with students on registering to vote and check their voter registration status. On Sept. 13 and 20, BLinc. created a space in the Spencer Fox Eccles Building for students to connect, pick up some snacks, swag, and stickers [...]

2021-09-27T17:35:58-06:00September 27th, 2021|

Student club spotlight: Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA)

The Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) was the first national organization focused on the development of Latino professionals and continues to provide men and women with opportunities for internships and jobs at the largest companies around the world. Their mission is “to empower and develop Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the [...]

2021-09-27T10:14:27-06:00September 27th, 2021|

Phi Beta Lambda shines at the State 2021 Awards of Excellence competition

Members of the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) club rocked the State Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) 2021 Awards of Excellence! Eccles students went up against other Utah college students to test their business knowledge and skills. They will now move on to compete at the National Leadership Conference this summer. “These awards are important because they represent our chapter members' excellent professional and business [...]

2021-05-25T18:04:46-06:00May 25th, 2021|

BLinc. recognizes remarkable student leadership in 2020-21

Each year, Business Leaders Incorporated (BLinc.), the undergraduate student government of the David Eccles School of Business, highlights the achievements of student leaders and organizations through the Student Leadership Awards. Winners are nominated by students, faculty, and staff in recognition of their excellence in leadership and involvement. This year's virtual event highlighted the extraordinary effort student leaders embraced during the past year. Ainu [...]

2021-05-04T14:00:43-06:00May 4th, 2021|

Want to be a LGBTQ+ advocate? These 4 tips will help

On Wednesday, April 14, 2021, the Out for Business (O4B) student organization, in partnership with the Eccles Alumni Team, hosted a panel of experts for "LGBTQ+ Advocacy: Becoming the Advocate You Were Born to Be." Below, student Brian Pham, Executive Director, O4B, takes us through major takeaways from this extraordinary discussion. Watch the full discussion on YouTube here. On April 14, we sat [...]

2021-04-27T13:31:51-06:00April 27th, 2021|

Finding community, developing professionally with Women in Business

I remember my first day of classes at the David Eccles School of Business. I walked in the SFEBB 20 minutes before my first class and saw the promised table of bagels. There were dozens of students standing around with their fresh backpacks and bagels in hand, yet the space was eerily quiet. I guess we were all freshmen. Beginning college is a [...]

2021-03-30T17:43:47-06:00March 30th, 2021|