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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Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Crazy Legs Classic - 8K race

Hosted by the UW Athletics
Date: Apr 28, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Start on State Street, end at Camp Randall

The Crazy Legs Classic - 8K race is an annual fundraiser held by UW Athletics. Participants will take on the approximately 5 mile course that winds through campus and then come together afterwards in a post race party on the field at Camp Randall.

If you would like to run/walk in the event, please reach out to Adam Lifka (lifka@wisc.edu) by Saturday 4/15 so we can put together an MBA team (and save ourselves a few dollars in registration fees)! Check out http://www.crazylegsclassic.com/ for more information on the race and the day's events.

Don't run but want to get in on the fun? We want to put together a group of spectators to cheer on our MBA team. Spectators will get to participate in the after race party as well, so there's even more incentive to come out! Please reach out to Adam as well if you want to be a spectator so we can organize a group.

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Apr
27
8:00 PM20:00

CHROMA

Hosted by the Artful Business Collective
Date: Apr 27, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location: MMoCA (227 State St, Madison, WI 53703)

MADISON'S SOCIAL EVENT OF THE YEAR

Venmo @UWABC in multiples of $10 - tickets distributed next week!
Partners, spouses, friends, and tinder dates encouraged!

One-night-only exhibitions. Live body painting. Spectral drinks.
Come in your favorite #chromastyle. Walk home with an instagram feed full of memories and maybe even a piece of art...

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Apr
26
8:00 PM20:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Apr 26, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Whiskey Jacks Saloon (552 State St, Madison, WI 53703)

Come join your classmates after the Weikel Speaker this Thursday at Whiskey Jacks Saloon. TAPS will start right after the conclusion of the Weikel event around 8 PM. See you there!

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Apr
26
12:30 PM12:30

Lunch & Learn: Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing - The Rise of Investing with your Values


Hosted by the Net Impact
Date: Apr 26, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: MBA Club Room

Before we head into the working world this summer, join Net Impact for a lunch and learn about the rise in socially responsible investment opportunities as an alternative to traditional financial management.

Distinguished lecturer Tom Egger (he founded the BESR certificate!) will lead a discussion on how impact investing became a $9 trillion industry, the significance of this shift and how investing individuals can get involved.

Pizza will be provided.

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Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the Out For Business
Date: Apr 19, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Shamrock (117 W Main St, Madison, WI 53703)

Out For Business invites you to join them and your classmates at Shamrock Bar and Grille this Thursday for TAPS. Shake off the after effects of the Spring Ball and enjoy some above freezing temperatures for once!

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DiB Movie Night
Apr
17
6:00 PM18:00

DiB Movie Night


Hosted by the Diversity in Business
Date: Apr 17, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Room 3070

It’s movie night! Diversity in Business will be showing a film that showcases relevant aspects of the African American culture and community with a quick discussion afterwards. The movie will tentatively be Straight Outta Compton.

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Apr
16
6:15 PM18:15

Dinner Night at Slow Food UW

Hosted by the Food & Wine Club
Date: Apr 16, 2018
Time: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: The Crossing (1127 University Avenue)

Join us for dinner at Slow Food UW's Family Dinner Night. There is a $5 cost for dinner and the menu will be released at dinner (read on).

Because Slow Food has limited capacity, we are limiting this event to 10 members. Please email Sean Cabaniss (scabaniss@wisc.edu), those first to respond will be put on the list and all others will be put on a wait list.

Slow Food UW collaborates with guest chefs from the Madison area to host a 3-course dinner that showcases different cuisines and the versatility of homegrown Wisconsin foods.

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Apr
12
9:00 PM21:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Apr 12, 2018
Time: 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Red Rock Saloon (322 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703)

Come meet the incoming class of 2020 at Red Rock from 9 PM - 11 PM after the Arts Showcase concludes. Let's show the new recruits how to do TAPS the right way! There may even be some people who are on the fence about accepting their offer to join the MBA program so this is your chance to get to know them and help convince them that this is the place to be.

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Apr
12
8:00 PM20:00

Arts Showcase

Date: Apr 12, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Plenary Room

As part of ON WISCONSIN weekend, students and faculty will have the opportunity to get on stage and show off for each other and incoming MBAs. Come support your friends, classmates and faculty as well as meet the incoming class of 2020!

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Apr
10
12:30 PM12:30

Marketing Research with LGBTQ Consumers

Hosted by the Graduate Marketing Network and Out for Business
Date: Apr 10, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Room #3420, Grainger Hall

Tom Roth and David Paisley from Community Marketing & Insights (CMI) will present a one hour webinar covering special considerations when researching the LGBTQ community and best practices in communicating to the LGBTQ community. They will also share their experiences starting and growing a small, niche consulting firm. Lunch will be provided.

Community Marketing & Insights is a 25-year old consumer research and communications firm that specializes in the LGBTQ community. Through the last two decades they have produced over 200 LGBTQ-specific research projects for companies like Wells Fargo, Target, New York Life, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Association, Hallmark, Starwood Hotels, Johnson & Johnson, United States Census Bureau, Planned Parenthood, International Fund for Animal Welfare, and the Centers of Disease Control.

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TAPS
Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Co-hosted by Artful Business Collective
Date: Apr 5, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Revel (107 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI 53703)

We've rented out the whole CRAFT bar (pun intended) get our art on before Arts Showcase next week! Show your Wisconsin pride with string or a personalized leather koozy - OR JUST GRAB A BEER.

And once we're downtown, who knows where we'll go next...

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Apr
5
4:30 PM16:30

HOLI Pre-TAPS!!

Hosted by the GIBA
Date: Apr 5, 2018
Time: 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Quad outside Plenary room by the Capital Café

Holi, also known as the "festival of colors", is an Indian spring festival celebrated all across the Indian subcontinent as well as in countries with large Indian subcontinent diaspora populations such as Jamaica, Suriname, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, South Africa, Malaysia, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Mauritius, and Fiji. It signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring and the end of winter.

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Apr
5
8:30 AM08:30

Net Impact Breakfast & Kick-Off

Hosted by the Net Impact
Date: Apr 5, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: MBA Club Room

You’re invited to join the new Net Impact leadership team for bagels and coffee in the MBA Club Room on Thursday, April 5 from 8:30am to 9:30am to discuss priorities and initiatives for this upcoming year.

During the meeting we will share our goals as a Board and open up the discussion for new ideas on how we can help Members get the most out of their Net Impact involvement. We encourage everyone to come with ideas of topics they’d like to discuss, events they’d like to attend and any other thoughts on how Net Impact can promote sustainability and corporate social responsibility for MBA students. We will also provide some details about the 2018 National Conference in Phoenix!

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Spotify IPO Forecast Contest
Apr
2
4:00 PM16:00

Spotify IPO Forecast Contest

Spotify IPO Forecast Contest
Hosted by the GFO
Date: Apr 2, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Madison, WI

Spotify begins trading on April 3, 2018 without an underwriting bank or opening price. Can you use your valuation skills (or crystal ball) to predict the closing price on April 3, 2018?

Send us your prediction to win a $10 Amazon Gift Card (wow!) and optional picture with the finance championship belt.

All predictions must be submitted to Arek Schmocker  aschmocker@wisc.edu by Monday, April 2 at 5:00pm.

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Graduate Finance Organzation (GFO) Survey
Mar
23
11:00 AM11:00

Graduate Finance Organzation (GFO) Survey

Hosted by the GFO
Date: Mar 23, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Madison, WI

Want to see Warren Buffett in Omaha? Want to build to flex your financial knowledge? We want to hear from you! Please fill out an 11-question survey about the Graduate Finance Organization (GFO). We would like to get your thoughts on events, places, people, and activities to better serve our community.

https://uwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e3P6LTN05sJUyX3

Thanks for your help.

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Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 22, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Madison's (119 King St)

We know some people may be out of town, but for those of you who are still around, come join us for the last TAPS before Spring Break. We are going to keep it classy Downtown!"

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Mar
20
7:00 PM19:00

Arts Showcase Open Call

Hosted by the Arts Business Collective
Date: Mar 20, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Grainger Hall - 2339

Open Call for the Arts Showcase: Come try out the act you want to perform in the arts showcase! (cash bar available). Sign up your act, or sign up to say you're looking for help to form an act using this Google doc. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1kvvyhxYfgIOuGxXEfabYDtjDm9OlqiAZLXxWPMkWl20/edit#gid=0

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Mar
19
to Mar 23

Second Harvest Food and Fund Drive

Hosted by the MBA Veterans Club
Date: Mar 19, 2018  March 23, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: MBA Program Office and Specialization Centers

Please join the MBA Veterans Club in supporting the Second Harvest Food and Fund Drive to support our local Madison community! Any contributions of non-perishable food items, toiletries, and funds are greatly appreciated! In the spirit of friendly competition, the center or program office with the most donations will receive a pizza lunch courtesy of the Veterans Club.

To join in on the fun, here is what you need to know:

1) The drive will take place from 9 AM on 19 March to 4 PM on 23 March.

2) To donate, please bring non-perishable food items, toiletries, or cash to your respective center and place them inside of the large donation boxes. If you have receipts for more expensive items, please include those as well (not required).

3) A full list of accepted items for scoring will be included on each box. This is the same list from the MBA Facebook page.

4) Scoring will be done by quantity of items in standard size, with price and quality being taken into consideration. Every $1.50 will count as one item for donation.

5) Scores will be posted throughout the week.

5) The final winner will be chosen by the # of items and fund donated divided by the number of first and second-year students in the Center.

Thank you in advance for serving your community, and have fun! Please contact Will, Dan, or Stew with any questions.

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Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

Madison Shamrock Shuffle 2018

Hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Dane County & the Dyslexia Center of Madison
Date: Mar 17, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Race start on State Street

Attention all runners: The annual Shamrock Shuffle 5k/10k is coming up soon! Why not start your St. Patrick's Day celebrations with a scenic run around downtown Madison?

If you are interested in signing up for the race, visit http://shamrock-shuffle.squarespace.com/ for more information on the race and how to register.

There are a number of MBAs who are already signed up for the race, so if you would like to run together or meet up on the day of the event, reach out to Adam Lifka (lifka@wisc.edu) or Sarah Freye (freye@wisc.edu), and they will help get you connected with other participants.

Don't want to run but want to support your classmates? Tell Adam or Sarah so that we can coordinate an MBA cheering section as well!

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Mar
14
6:00 PM18:00

Graduate Happy Hour at Field Table


Hosted by the Food and Wine Club, MBA Entrepreneurship Association
Date: Mar 14, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Field Table, 10 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703

Field Table, owned and operated by UW MBA alum Trisha Davis, is hosting a Study Pub Hub that includes happy hour food and beverage specials to all grad students. Davis will be there to network and talk to us about her path as an entrepreneur and her time in the restaurant business. Specials include $2 PBR, $2 bakery treats, and cheese curds, soups, burgers and cheese boards.

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Mar
13
8:00 PM20:00

Quiz Bowl


Hosted by the GBA & BATLAW
Date: Mar 13, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: State Street Brats (603 State St, Madison, WI 53703)

Come to State Street Brats on Tuesday for some trivia fun! It's time for the 10th annual MBA vs Law School Quiz Bowl!!!!! Doors open at 7:30 PM and trivia will start at 8 PM sharp so be on time. You can form teams of up to 6 and can bring friends/family to join in on the fun. Law students and MBA students cannot be on the same team since we are competing against each other. There will be 5 rounds with the highest scoring teams from the MBA and Law programs meeting in the championship round to duke it out for the title, and most importantly, the Quiz Bowl Trophy! The MBAs won last year so let's keep that tradition going this year. The winning team will also win $50. See you there!

Please note that because of Quiz Bowl there will be no official TAPS this week.

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Mar
13
12:00 PM12:00

Meet the Mormons- Lunch and Learn

Hosted by the GBA with Support from Inclusion Committee
Date: Mar 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: Grainger Hall - 4151

Please join us for a presentation and moderated Q&A event to learn more about the beliefs of members of the Mormon faith.
This is an MBA student-led event, supported by the GBA Inclusion committee with gracious sponsorship from the WSB Office of Diversity and Inclusion.
 
Ian’s pizza will be provided.

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