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Upcoming Events & Opportunities

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MLK Week: Good Trouble
Join us Jan. 18-23 to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. This year’s theme, Good Trouble, also honors the social justice work of the late Sen. John Lewis. Activities will take place throughout the week.
Learn more at diversity.utah.edu/mlk.
Book Review: His Truth is Marching On
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021
8 a.m. MST
In partnership with the S.J. Quinney College of Law
Join us for Dean Kronk Warner’s book review of Jon Meacham’s “His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope,” an intimate portrait of the civil rights icon.
Learn more at https://diversity.utah.edu/mlk/.
MLK Keynote Address
Friday, Jan. 22, 2021
Noon MST
Dawn Porter, acclaimed and award-winning documentary filmmaker, will share her personal experience working with Sen. John Lewis over multiple documentaries and will give us insight into his legacy and how we can embody his message of “good trouble.”
Learn more at https://diversity.utah.edu/mlk/.
Eccles Global Info Session
Friday, Jan. 22, 2021
1 p.m. MST
Join Eccles Global leaders and students to learn more about the incredible learning abroad opportunities offered around the world.
Register at Eccles.link/global-info.
Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Info Session
Friday, Jan. 22, 2021
2 p.m. MST
Learn more about the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Undergraduate Case Competition taking place in February. Registration for the competition closes at midnight on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Learn more about the competition by clicking here.
Register for the info session at Eccles.link/ethics-info.
MLK Day of Service
Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021
9 a.m. MST
In partnership with the Bennion Center
Registration is open for the 2021 Martin Luther King Jr. service projects. In-person, on- and off-campus options will take place Saturday, Jan. 23. Self-directed and virtual options are available throughout MLK Week, Jan. 18-23.
Register at https://diversity.utah.edu/mlk.
Keen 2021 Internship Info Session
Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021
4 – 4:45 p.m. MST
Join representatives from KEEN, and learn more about the company and internships in digital marketing, amazon marketplace, global web producer, global logistics, product management, sales planning, supply planning, and utility design. This event will be held over Zoom and requires a password to join.
Register on Handshake. The password will be emailed to you once you register.
Register for the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Undergraduate Case Competition
Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021
The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Undergraduate Case Competition takes place on Friday, Feb. 12. The top three teams will be honored and recognized, and the top team will compete nationally. Register by midnight on Wednesday, Jan. 27. You can register as a team or as an individual, and you will be assigned to a team.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/ethics-case.
Meet the Professionals Networking Event
Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021
3-6 p.m. MST
Network with public accounting firms and other organizations and explore internship opportunities.
Register in Handshake.
Virtual Learning Success Strategies
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. MST
In partnership with the University of Utah’s Learning Center, the Office of Student Engagement & Assessment will discuss learning tips and strategies with Eccles students about successfully navigating a virtual learning environment this spring.
Register here.
Game Day Analytics Challenge
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021
5-6 p.m. MST
Join the upcoming information session for the 2021 Game Day Analytics challenge! With thousands of dollars in prizes, you do not want to miss out! Analyze tweets, report insights and win scholarships and prizes! Eccles.link/GameDay2021
Eccles Alumni Forum: The Business of Sports
Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021
Noon-1 p.m. MST
Join us for a discussion on the state of the sports world and the business behind some of our nation’s favorite pastimes. We will be joined by Charlie Monfort, Owner and General Partner of the Colorado Rockies, Steve Smith, CFO of University Athletics, and Annie Leither, V.P. of Sponsorships at Zions Bank. Our panel will be moderated by Molly Mazzolini, Partner and Director of Brand Integration at Infinite Scale.
Register at Eccles.link/forum.

Virtual Learning Tips from Eccles Faculty
Friday, Jan. 29, 2021
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. MST
Eccles Faculty has developed a “best practices” guide designed by Eccles faculty and BLinc. for students navigating virtual learning spaces. Join us to discuss this guide and learn about academic support resources.
Register here.
Eccles Global Info Session
Friday, Jan. 29, 2021
1 p.m. MST
Join Eccles Global leaders and students to learn more about the incredible learning abroad opportunities offered around the world.
Register at Eccles.link/global-info.
2021 Eccles Inclusion Week: Rise Up: Our Ongoing Commitment to Equity
Feb. 1-5, 2021
Eccles Inclusion Week celebrates our diverse community and aims to strengthen the inclusive culture at the David Eccles School of Business. This week features a variety of events including speakers, book discussions, service projects, a business case competition, and more!
More info at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Spring into Business
Monday, Feb. 1, 2021
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. MST
Learn how to get involved and make the most of your college experience. Drop-in anytime (via Zoom) to talk to representatives from student orgs and services. Hosted by BLinc.
Register at Eccles.link/springintobus.
Eccles Inclusion Week: Black Lives Matter in Business
Monday, Feb. 1, 2021
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. MST
Hear the stories and perspectives of a variety of black voices in the business world including their successes, challenges, and paths to where they are now.
Panelists include James Jackson III, Zions Bank; Mikell Brown, Christian Roberts Mortgage; Karen Rodriguez La Paz, Code in Color and Purple; and Marlon Lindsay, TechTrep.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
2021 Eccles Inclusion Week: Book Discussion
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
12:15 p.m. MST
Join us to discuss “Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America” by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva. Moderated by Dr. Erin Castro.
More info and registration at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: “Racism without Racists” Book Discussion
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. MST
Join Dr. Erin Castro for a discussion of “Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America” by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva. Dr. Erin L. Castro is Director and Co-Founder of the University of Utah Prison Education Project (UPEP) and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy at the University of Utah.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: The Listening
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
2:30 – 4 p.m. MST
Learn how to harness your responsibility as allies in the fight against racial injustice and inequality. Led by Tiffany Rachelle Stewart (a Black actress and university professor) and her partner Tyler Rivenbark (a white educator and playwright), this workshop provides a safe setting where one can learn and ask questions about things that often go unsaid around white allyship.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: Navigating Business Systems as a Person of Color
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
2:30 – 4 p.m. MST
Learn from a variety of successful business people in Utah about how to navigate the corporate world, including candid conversations about the challenges people of color face and strategies for success. Hear why you may want to work in the Utah business community as a person of color, and participate in a Q&A session with experienced professionals.
Panelists include Cameron Williams, Domo; Nikki Walker, Domo; Aanjel Clayton, Shift SLC; and Meligha Garfield, University of Utah Black Cultural Center.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
UofU Student Job & Volunteer Fair
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MST
Connect with employers offering student jobs and internships as well as volunteer opportunities. Open to all students.
Register via Handshake.
2021 Eccles Inclusion Week: Book Discussion
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021
12:15 p.m. MST
Join us to discuss “Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America” by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva. Moderated by Dr. Erin Castro.
More info and registration at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: Shaping the Future of Social Justice in Business
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. MST
Our keynote speaker, Kori Hale, trailblazing journalist and CultureBanx CEO, will discuss how future leaders, executives of leading brands and startups can navigate diversity, social justice, and business trends, along the path to delivering the ultimate workplace they want to see.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: Student Interview Workshop: Focus on Diversity
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021
4 – 5 p.m. MST
Lead by Sui Lang L. Panoke, Senior Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Zions Bank. Primed for interviews that test your readiness for today’s workplace? Learn to navigate key questions that show how you’ll contribute to future teams – and tell the story of your positive contributions to working in harmony.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: The Journey to Allyship
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021
9 – 10 a.m. MST
Join Ray Arata, founder of the Better Man Movement, to learn how to engage in intersectional allyship to create an inclusive culture. He is also the author of Wake Up, Man Up, Step Up, and the forthcoming book, Heart-Based Leadership: The Journey of Becoming an Ally.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
UofU Internship & Career Fair
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MST
Connect with employers offering professional internships and full-time positions that require a degree or the current pursuit of one. Open to all students.
Register via Handshake.
Eccles Inclusion Week: “Racism without Racists” Book Discussion
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. MST
Join Dr. Erin Castro for a discussion of “Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America” by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva. Dr. Erin L. Castro is Director and Co-Founder of the University of Utah Prison Education Project (UPEP) and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy at the University of Utah.
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Eccles Inclusion Week: Inclusion & Business Strategy Case Competition
Friday, Feb. 5, 2021
12:30 – 3 p.m. MST
Come watch our Eccles School students in action! Teams will participate in a Business Strategy Case Competition, sponsored by Dominion Energy. Cheer them on for the entire event, or come and go as you’re available. Our students appreciate your support!
Learn more and register at Eccles.link/InclusionWeek.
Hosted by the Office for Student Inclusion in partnership with the Goff Strategic Leadership Center.
Eccles Global Info Session
Friday, Feb. 5, 2021
1 p.m. MST
Join Eccles Global leaders and students to learn more about the incredible learning abroad opportunities offered around the world.
Register at Eccles.link/global-info.
UofU STEM Internship & Career Fair
Monday, Feb. 8 and Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MST
Connect with employers offering professional internships and full-time positions in Science, Tech, Mathematics, and more. Open to all students.
Register via Handshake.
Women Who Code: Panel Discussion
Monday, Feb. 8, 2021
12:15 -1:15 p.m. MST
Women Who Code Series: Four-part series for women to meet, build community, develop coding skills, and learn about careers in coding.Speakers share their experiences as women in typically male-dominated environments, and how coding skills have shaped their career and educational opportunities. All students, both undergraduate and graduate, are welcome. Panel members include Serena Aeschilman, President, Women in Computing, University of Utah; Madeline Navigato, MSIS Major; Cynthia Wang, QAMO and Computer Sciences Major; and Rebecca McGowan, Software Engineer, Twitch, and Eccles School Alum.
Register at Eccles.link/WWC.
MAcc Information Session
Monday, Feb. 8, 2021
5:30-6 p.m. MST
Our Master of Accounting information sessions offers details about the program, curriculum, careers, and admissions. Additionally, information sessions are a great opportunity to meet the MAcc program leadership, staff, faculty, and current students. All MAcc info session webinars will include information about the MAcc Intensive and Pre-MAcc options for non-accounting majors.
Register here.
MRED Information Session
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021
6:30-7:30 p.m. MST
Join us from anywhere in the world for a live information webinar to learn more about the MRED program at the David Eccles School of Business! We’ll talk about the program curriculum, scholarships, scheduling, and career successes.
Register here.
Instagram Entrepreneurship Event
Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021
3:30 p.m. MST
More info to come. Register at Eccles.link/IG-panel.
Eccles Global Info Session
Friday, Feb. 12, 2021
1 p.m. MST
Join Eccles Global leaders and students to learn more about the incredible learning abroad opportunities offered around the world.
Register at Eccles.link/global-info.
Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Undergraduate Case Competition
Friday, Feb. 12, 2021
Noon-6 p.m. MST
Student teams tackle real-world ethical dilemmas. The top three teams will be honored and recognized, and the top team will compete nationally.
Learn more at Eccles.link/ethics-case.
Women Who Code: Networking Session
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021
12:15 -1:15 p.m. MST
Women Who Code Series: Four-part series for women to meet, build community, develop coding skills, and learn about careers in coding.Join us for an opportunity to chat, share needs or experiences with your peers, and find ways to stay in contact. Attendees will break out based on majors and undergraduate and graduate programs. All students in the Information SystemsQuantitative Analysis of Markets & Organizations (QAMO)Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS)Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA), or BS/MS Information Systems Co-Terminal programs or those interested in these majors/degrees are invited to attend.
Register at Eccles.link/WWC.
Please complete the Networking Session Qualtrics Form prior to attendance. 

Eccles Global Info Session
Friday, Feb. 19, 2021
1 p.m. MST
Join Eccles Global leaders and students to learn more about the incredible learning abroad opportunities offered around the world.
Register at Eccles.link/global-info.
Women Who Code: Skill-Building Session
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021
12:15 -1:15 p.m. MST
Women Who Code Series: Four-part series for women to meet, build community, develop coding skills, and learn about careers in coding.This casual event is a space for women to learn about opportunities both within and outside the University of Utah to gain coding skills. Participants will have the opportunity within the session to start using Grasshopper, a free online coding course. All students, both undergraduate and graduate, are invited. No coding experience necessary.
Register at Eccles.link/WWC.
Women Who Code: Technical Interviews
Wednesday, Mar. 3, 2021
12:15 -1:15 p.m. MST
Women Who Code Series: Four-part series for women to meet, build community, develop coding skills, and learn about careers in coding.

Melissa Kraft, Director, Student Professional Development & Placement, will present helpful information on how to prepare for technical interviews. She will share applicable resources available to students through Business Career Services. All students, both undergraduate and graduate, are welcome.
Register at Eccles.link/WWC.
Careers in the Music Industry – Insider Panel
Mar. 4, 2021
3:30 p.m. MST
Are you interested in a career in the music industry? Don’t miss our insider panel with industry veterans Travis Kirschbaum, Vivian Host, and Jamie Strong, whose collective careers span genres, roles, and labels. Register at Eccles.link/music-careers. Questions? Email marcella.kirschbaum@eccles.utah.edu.