Oct
27
8:00 PM20:00

Halloween Party REMINDER

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Oct 27, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location: The Rigby (119 E Main St, Madison, WI 53703)

Mark your calendars! You don't wanna miss this years MBA Halloween Party!
Tickets are $10 at the door and include food, cash bar, music and dancing.
Significant others are encouraged to join.
COSTUME CONTEST w/PRIZES
1. Best Costume
2. Runner Up
3. Best Group (3-5)
4. Thanks for Trying (Worst Costume)

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Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

MBA Night @ the Theater!

Hosted by the Artful Business Collective
Date: Nov 15, 2018
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Overture Center

The production is selling out, but we've got 30 tickets reserved for Forward Theater's FUN HOME! Join us for the provocative Tony-Award-winning musical and then migrate with us to TAPS (wherever it may be).

In a co-sponsorship with Out For Business and with the support of the MBA Program Office Foundation, tickets are discounted to $35. Dates encouraged!

TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED BY THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11.

Email ahporter@wisc.edu and/or venmo @UWABC to hold your spot(s)!

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Oct
18
5:30 PM17:30

GFO Trivia

Hosted by the GFO
Date: Oct 18, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Domain Penthouse (420 W Dayton St)

Form teams of 3-4 and test your knowledge of Finance! (Or just show up and we’ll put you with a team). Taco bar will be provided, but feel free to bring whatever you want to drink! Trivia will last until about 7pm so plenty of time to make the networking event after. Hope to see you there!

*Free for GFO members. $5 for non-members.

Reach out to Ryan Thomsen (rthomsen@wisc.edu) if you are interested/have any questions.

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Oct
16
12:30 PM12:30

Diversity Lunch & Learn Series - Colorism: Myth or Reality? Lived Experience of Black Men

Hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Date: Oct 16, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Plenary Room

A panel of students and leaders in the UW community will have a candid discussion about the lived experience of black men. Free lunch will be provided by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

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Oct
14
to Oct 15

TAPS Cancelled For This Week

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Oct 18, 2018

TAPS is cancelled this week because of the annual First and Second Year MBA Networking Event. More information on this event will be forthcoming. Just remember that ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL 1st YEARS.

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Fermentation Fest Farm/Art DTour
Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

Fermentation Fest Farm/Art DTour

Hosted by the Artful Business Collective

Date: Oct 13, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Driving around rural Wisconsin

Every other year, Fermentation Fest organizes a 50 mile driving loop (https://fermentationfest.com/about-farmart-dtour) through Sauk County to explore the timeless connection between land and people through art and food. See site-responsive artwork, eat delicious food, and witness the changing leaves with me! The start and end time are a bit flexible. If interested, please contact Nick Pjevach, npjevach@wisc.edu, so we can organize details. If there is enough interest, we may need additional drivers.

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Oct
11
8:00 PM20:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Oct 11, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Union South Bowling Alley (1308 W Dayton St, Madison, WI 53715)

TAPS will be at the bowling alley in Union South this Thursday at 8 PM. The bowling alley is located below the main level of Union South and also has multiple pool tables, video games and board games to help you unwind from another week of class. We will have a few bowling lanes reserved for MBA's but you will still have to pay for bowling shoes and bowling fees if you choose to bowl. The good news is that you get 10% with a student ID! This event is kid friendly so feel free to bring the whole family out to TAPS this week.

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Facial Coding Lunch & Learn - With Author Dan Hill
Oct
10
12:15 PM12:15

Facial Coding Lunch & Learn - With Author Dan Hill

Hosted by the Graduate Marketing Network
Date: Oct 10, 2018
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: Grainger 4151

Please join us as we welcome author Dan Hill, internationally recognized expert on the role of emotions in business, politics, sports and pop culture to the Wisconsin School of Business to discuss facial coding, the process of reading human emotions through facial expressions. Lunch will be provided.

*This event is free for GMN members. $5 for non-members.

**GMN Members who attend will be entered to win a free copy of one of Dan Hill’s books!

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Oct
6
4:30 PM16:30

GBA Tailgate - Badgers vs Nebraska

Hosted by the The GBA
Date: Oct 6, 2018
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Budget Bicycle Parking Lot. 1124 Regent Street

Join your fellow Badgers for the third home tailgate of the year! Come at 4:30 pm (2 hours before the game) for food, beverages, music, and games. $5 for GBA members and $10 for non-members. Friends and family always welcome.

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Oct
6
2:30 PM14:30

SC Johnson Sponsored Tailgate

Hosted by the GBA/SCJ

Date: Oct 6, 2018

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Grainger Hall Courtyard

SCJ is interested in getting to know you! If you’re interested in them for internships or full-time positions, you are highly encouraged to attend this event. The recruiters are meeting anyone - no matter your year or specialization. This is an informal tailgate – wear your badger gear and forget your printer resume. Food & drinks will be provided. This event is before the usual tailgate at Budget Bicycle.

Please take this registration survey if you would like to attend:

https://uwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2a6pSaZSE9moEYd

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Oct
4
8:00 PM20:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Oct 4, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Location: Churchkey Bar and Grill (626 University Ave, Madison, WI 53715)

TAPS will be at Churchkey Bar and Grill this Thursday from 8 - 10 PM after the conclusion of the Weikel Speaker. Churchkey is conveniently located a short walk from Grainger so no excuses allowed for skipping TAPS this week if you attend the Weikel! See you there.

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Oct
2
7:30 PM19:30

IM Dodgeball

Hosted by the GBA Athletics

Date: Oct 2, 2018

Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: The Nat

The MBA Corec IM Dodgeball team is looking for more participants!

Let's be honest, everybody loves dodgeball. So come out and relive your elementary school glory and join the MBA team! Games will take place every Tuesday night starting on October 2nd between 7:30 and 9:00 pm.

Reach out to Adam Lifka (lifka@wisc.edu) if you are interested or have any questions. All are welcome!

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Oct
2
5:30 PM17:30

Dumpling Dash

Hosted by the Food & Wine Club and Diversity in Business

Date: Oct 2, 2018

Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location: We will be starting at Tavernakaya (27 E. Main St.)

Join us for a walk downtown to some of Madison's best restaurants! We'll be eating dumplings from five different places on our tour, including Tavernakaya and Crandall's Peruvian Bistro. Significant others and kids are invited! Cost is $10/person, $5/child.

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MBA Open 2018 - Mini Golf Tournament
Sep
29
11:00 AM11:00

MBA Open 2018 - Mini Golf Tournament

Hosted by the GBA and Joint Venture Club

Date: Sep 29, 2018

Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Vitense Golfland, 5501 Schroeder Rd, Madison, WI 53711

The GBA and JVC are working together to co-host a new event - the MBA Open! The MBA Open will be a miniature golf tournament hosted at Vitense Golfland. All family, friends, and children welcome. Participants will receive two activity tickets - one for the miniature golf tournament, one to be used however you would like (foot golf, driving range, more miniature golf, rock wall, and more!). Prizes will be given for tournament winners!

If you are interested in this event, please RSVP by filling out the following survey: https://uwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dg4yx8Fo9JxruL3

Note: Final pricing has not been determined, but it will likely be $15 - $20 per person (children are free).

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Sep
27
8:00 PM20:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Sep 27, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Ivory Room Piano Bar (116 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703)

TAPS will be held at 8 PM this coming Thursday at the Ivory Room Piano Bar. Make sure you head out to the Veterans Museum beforehand from 5:30-7:30 for a tour and stories from your Veteran classmates. The Ivory Room charges a $5 cover but it will waive the cover if you buy a drink at it’s sister bar next door called the Buck and Badger. If you show your drink receipt from the Buck and Badger, you get in free! The Ivory Room is a dueling piano bar which takes song requests and is one of our favorite spots on State Street. Don’t miss out on this one! See you there.

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Visit Our Veterans!
Sep
27
5:30 PM17:30

Visit Our Veterans!

Hosted by the Wisconsin MBA Veterans Club in partnership with The Wisconsin Brewing Company

Date: Sep 27, 2018

Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Wisconsin Veterans Museum, 30 W Mifflin Street

The Wisconsin MBA Veterans Club, in partnership with our local Wisconsin Brewing Company, invites you to learn about one of America’s most diverse groups; its military veterans. Come join us at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum for exhibitions and light food and beverages prior to TAPs. Topics will include “Ask Us Anything”, where attendees can submit questions about veteran perspective and life, Modern Warfare and Deployment, Wisconsin’s Military History, and Oral Histories from our student veterans. Hope to see you there!

For more information, please contact the MBA Veterans Club at dszatkowski@wisc.edu, wfluharty@wisc.edu, or sslipher@wisc.edu.

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Sep
22
1:00 PM13:00

Apple Picking @ Eugter's Farm

Hosted by the Joint Venture Club
Date: Sep 22, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Eugster’s Farm Market: 3865 WI-138, Stoughton, WI 53589

The Joint Venture Club will be going to Eugster’s Farm Market on Saturday, September 22 to pick apples. We will meet at Eugster’s at 1:00 pm. The cost per person is $8 (Age 1 & Under Free), which includes admission to the Petting Farm and other attractions. Please know the $8 per person does not cover the cost of picked apples you would like to would like to bring home to eat. The following link has more information: https://www.eugsters.com/orchardhtm

Transportation is not provided – please use your own transportation to get to Eugster’s.

For any questions, please email Patrick Stahl (pstahl2@wisc.edu) or Nate Coppernoll (ncoppernoll@wisc.edu)

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Sep
20
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA

Date: Sep 20, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Lucky’s Brew Pub (Lucky's Brew Pub

1313 Regent St, Madison, WI 53715)

TAPS will be held at Lucky’s Brew Pub this Thursday from 7-9 down on Regent Street. They have great food and drink specials plus a DJ that will get you out on the dance floor later in the night. See you there!

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Sep
15
12:30 PM12:30

GBA Tailgate - Badgers vs BYU

Hosted by the The GBA
Date: Sep 15, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Budget Bicycle Parking Lot. 1124 Regent Street

Join your fellow Badgers for the third home tailgate of the year! Come at 12:30 pm (2 hours before the game) for food, beverages, music, and games. $5 for GBA members and $10 for non-members. Friends and family always welcome.

This Saturday's tailgate will also feature face painting sponsored by the Artful Business Collective.

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Sep
13
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Sep 13, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Double U (620 University Ave, Madison, WI 53715)

TAPS will be taking place at the Double U bar at 7 PM this Thursday. Come enjoy one of the last warm Thursdays of Summer on the Double U’s massive rooftop bar. Their trivia starts at 8 PM so try to get to TAPS on time in case you want to join in on the trivia fun with the Baby Badgers.

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Sep
13
5:00 PM17:00

Welcome Potluck

Hosted by the GWiB
Date: Sep 13, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: 2810 Gregory St.

Welcome back potluck hosted at Kristen Branch's house. The second year women will provide the dishes. This is a informal way for the women of the program to meet and get to know each other. Please contact GWiB if you need help arranging transportation.

This event is women only.

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Sep
10
5:00 PM17:00

Campus-wide LGBTQ+ Graduate Student Welcome

Hosted by the Out for Business

The Gender and Sexuality Campus Center is hosting a meet and greet for all LGBTQ+ identified graduate students, friends, and allies. The meet and greet will take place at One Alumni Place, and there will be light refreshments provided. Don't miss this time to celebrate the start of the new year and find friends in your field!

Co-sponsored by International Student Services (ISS), this event welcomes international graduate students! Come on out and network across nations.

https://www.facebook.com/events/241762253178417/

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Sep
8
9:00 AM09:00

GBA Tailgate - Badgers vs. New Mexico


Hosted by the The GBA
Date: Sep 8, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Budget Bicycle Parking Lot. 1124 Regent Street

Join your fellow Badgers for the second home tailgate of the year! Come at 9 am (2 hours before the game) for food, beverages, music, and games. $5 for GBA members and $10 for non-members. Friends and family always welcome.

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Sep
6
8:00 PM20:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Sep 6, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Danny’s Pub (328 W Gorham St, Madison, WI 53703)

TAPS will be at Danny’s Pub this Thursday from 8-10 PM. We will be taking over the upstairs of the bar and celebrating the beginning of classes. Survive those first 2 days of class and we will see you there!

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Aug
31
6:00 PM18:00

Football Tailgate: Badgers vs. Western Kentucky

Hosted by the The GBA
Date: Aug 31, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Budget Bicycle Parking Lot. 1124 Regent Street

Join your fellow Badgers for the first home tailgate of the year! Come at 6 pm (2 hours before the game) for food, beverages, music, and games. $5 for GBA members and $10 for non-members. Friends and family always welcome.

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Aug
30
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

TAPS
Hosted by the GBA
Date: Aug 30, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Great Dane Pub (123 E Doty St, Madison, WI 53703)

Come join us this Thursday from 7 PM until 9 PM down at the Great Dane Pub for the 2nd TAPS of the year. The Great Dane is a Madison tradition with some of the best cheese curds you will taste in Wisconsin. This event will be a great way to meet your new classmates and some of the returning 2nd years as they trickle back in town before classes begin. The bar is located at 123 E Doty St. right off the Capitol Square. See you there!

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May
2
2:00 PM14:00

Laquerus Nail Shop Pop-Up

Hosted by the Luxury Business Decisions
Date: May 2, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: MBA CLUB ROOM

Come and see entrepreneurship at it's finest! Meet Jen and Priyanka, recent alums and co-founders of Laquerus! $10 quick manis for all MBA's! Socialize and get your fingers summer ready all while supporting these Wisconsin MBAs!

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May
1
1:00 PM13:00

GMN Cubs Event

Hosted by the Graduate Marketing Network
Date: May 1, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 11:59 AM
Location: Wrigley Field

We have the opportunity to meet the Cubs Marketing team at Wrigley Field and attend the Chicago Cubs v. Colorado Rockies game! Bus expenses will be covered by the Graduate Marketing Network (GMN). The cost to you will be price of the game ticket (around $31).
The bus will leave Grainger at 1:00pm (after ICA presentations) and return when the game ends. This will be an awesome experience and we're excited to see you there! If you'd like to go, sign up here: https://bit.ly/2F1kBwf

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