Mar
26
7:00 PM19:00

MBA vs. JD Quiz Bowl

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: State Street Brats, 603 State St, Madison, WI 53703

On Tuesday, March 26th, we will continue the annual tradition of taking on the JD program for a night of trivia. We hope to take back the trophy this year, so come prepared with a team of 4! Trivia will start at 7pm, so make sure you get there by so you can get settled!

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Mar
27
to Mar 28

Tech Product Club - Product Pitch Competition

Product Pitch Competition
Hosted by the Tech Product Club
Date: Mar 27, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Grainger Hall

The Tech Product Club is hosting a product pitch competition at the end of March!

Case will be revealed on Wednesday, 3/27 at 12:00pm. Presentation submission deadline is Thursday 3/28, 12:00pm. You can network with the judges during lunch that will be served at 12:15 in the Executive Dining room on Thursday. Teams will present from 1pm to 4pm on 3/28, with the winner being announced at 4:15pm. We will try to sequence the presentations based on your class timings, so you don’t have to worry about missing a class if you have one. There will be 2 members on a team presenting the product design/development idea and the go-to-market strategy. A maximum of 8 teams are allowed, so admission will be based on a first come first serve basis.

Teams will have 10 minutes to present followed by 5 minutes of Q&A with judges. The first-place team will receive Google Home Hubs, and the second-place team will receive Google Home Minis.

Any full-time MBA student can participate. Registration deadline has been moved to Friday 3/22, and participating teams will be announced 3/23. Registration fee is $25 per person. Interested teams should email Kevin Mackstutis (mackstutis@wisc.edu) with the names of their team members and their payment method. Please also CC Chad Reinhardt (careinhardt@wisc.edu).




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Mar
28
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

TAPS
Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 28, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Madison's, 119 King St, Madison, WI 53703

Join us next Thursday at Madison's to watch March Madness and hear about everyone's Spring Break adventures! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Mar
14
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 14, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Lucky's, 1313 Regent St, Madison, WI 53715

Come kick off Spring Break and St. Patrick's Day weekend with TAPS at Lucky's!

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HOPS + HEMP: A business case for launching CBD beer
Mar
14
5:30 PM17:30

HOPS + HEMP: A business case for launching CBD beer

Hosted by the Food and Wine Club
Date: Mar 14, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Great Dane Hilldale, 357 Price Pl, Madison, WI 53705

Join the Food & Wine club for a business case, tour, and tasting at Great Dane Hilldale on Thursday, March 14. We’ll have happy hour with appetizers from 5:30 to 7 pm and then hear from brew master Nate Zukas about the business case he presented to launch Green Glory APA—Wisconsin’s first CBD-infused beer. $5 covers your appetizers, tour, and tasting. We’ll continue our evening at Lucky’s 1313 Brew Pub for TAPS.
Spots are limited, please RSVP by emailing mbafoodandwineclub@gmail.com

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Mar
12
7:00 PM19:00

Arts Showcase Open Call

Hosted by the Artful Business Collective
Date: Mar 12, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Room 2339, Grainger

Show us what you got!
Artful Business Collective is hosting an open call for this year’s Arts Showcase
Come try out your act, listen to your classmates, and connect with new collaborators!

*REGISTRATION REQUESTED*
Please email gkdavis@wisc.edu

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Mar
11
8:00 AM08:00

Product Pitch Competition Sign-Up

Hosted by the Tech Product Club
Date: Mar 11, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location: Grainger Hall

The sign-up for the Product Pitch Competition begins this Monday, 3/11 at 8:00am! Interested participants should email Kevin Mackstutis (mackstutis@wisc.edu) with the names of their two team members and their payment method. Sign-up will end on 3/17 at 11:59pm, and participating teams will be announced on 3/18.

As a reminder, the competition itself will start on 3/27, with the problem/question being announced at 12:30pm. For more information, click the link!

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Mar
7
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by GBA
Date: Mar 7, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Blue Agave 117 South Butler St, Madison WI 53703

This Thursday’s TAPS is at Blue Agave from 7:00-9:00pm. Hope to see you there!

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Mar
6
12:15 PM12:15

Net Impact: Lunch & Learn with Ann Terlaak

Hosted by the Net Impact
Date: March 6, 2019
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MBA Club Room

Interested in learning more about sustainability in business? Join Net Impact for a Lunch & Learn on March 6th from 12:15-1:00 pm in the MBA Club Room. Our guest speaker is Ann Terlaak, the Director of the Business School’s Graduate Certificate in Business, Environment and Social Responsibility.  Lunch will be provided. We hope to see you there!

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Mar
5
12:15 PM12:15

GBA Town Hall

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 5, 2019
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Plenary Room

Join us for the spring semester Town Hall to hear bout the latest information and upcoming events. We will also be revealing the Spring Ball Theme, so make sure you don’t miss it! A pizza lunch will be provided. (Pizza is free for GBA dues paying members and $5 for non-dues paying members.)

If you have any questions, feel free to contact anyone on the GBA Board.

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Mar
4
8:00 PM20:00

IM Sports

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Mar 4, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Nat and Shell

Spring sports are just around the corner. If you are interested in playing in an intramural tournament/league for any of the following please reach out to Michael Lockard (lockard@wisc.edu).
Flag Football
11v11 Soccer
Softball
Broomball
Sand Volleyball

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Feb
28
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the Graduate Women in Business
Date: Feb 28, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Great Dane 123 E. Doty Street, Madison, WI 53703

This Thursday's TAPS is hosted by Graduate Women in Business at Great Dane from 7 - 9 PM. There will also be pre-TAPS games available to all Men Allies and Women MBAs starting 6 PM. Bring along your friends, SO and family to enjoy a fun filled game night. Reach out to Shannon Mullins, Tanu Sharma or Michael Lynch for more details.

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Feb
26
12:30 PM12:30

Engaging Underserved Markets

Hosted by the Entrepreneurship Association & Diversity in Business
Date: Feb 26, 2019
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MBA Club Room

Join EA and DIB February 26th as we host a panel of speakers with experience in finding and engaging underserved and underdeveloped markets. Our guests bring perspectives from the startup and large company settings, giving us unique views into this business challenge that faces everyone.

Participants:
Terry Brimley, Former Small Business Owner
Fatimeh Pahlavan J.D., Founder, L.I.T.E.
American Family DreamBank

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Feb
23
9:00 AM09:00

Day Trip to UW-Milwaukee Drag

Hosted by the Out for Business
Date: Feb 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Miller High Life Theatre, 500 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA

Join MBA LGTBQ+ members on a day trip to Milwaukee with an agenda full of fun events.

The UWM Drag Show has been a staple at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee for over 20 years. The show has continually ranked as one of the largest drag performances in the Midwest and as one of the largest on-campus events at UWM.

9:00 am - Flannel 5k race
https://runsignup.com/Race/WI/MenomoneeFalls/Flannel5K

7:00pm - UW Milwaukee Drag Show
https://uwm.edu/lgbtrc/programs/annual-programs/drag-show/

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Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Feb 21, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Plaza Tavern, 319 N Henry St, Madison, WI 53703

Come join us at The Plaza Tavern for TAPS from 7pm-9pm! We hope to see you there!

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Black History Month Open House
Feb
19
5:00 PM17:00

Black History Month Open House

Hosted by Diversity in Business
Date: Feb 19, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: 816 State Street, Wisconsin Historical Society

Celebrate Black History Month at the State Historical Society with contemporary performances, a special listening session on the new museum and historical objects on display; including highlights from the 1969 Black Student Strike.

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Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Polar Plunge 2019

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Feb 16, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Olin Park
1156 Olin-Turville Ct.
Madison, WI 53715

Please arrive to the Chazen Museum by at least 10:15am in order to be available for the 10:30 bus going to Olin Museum. First jump is officially 11:16am.

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Feb
14
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Feb 14, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Nitty Gritty, 223 N Frances St, Madison, WI 53703

TAPS this week will be in the upstairs of Nitty Gritty. They are generously donating some of the proceeds to Polar Plunge from 7pm-9pm, so come on time! In celebration of Valentine's Day, significant others are welcome! Also feel free to bring friends and family to help benefit a good cause!

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Feb
14
10:00 AM10:00

Valentine's Day Bake Sale

  • Grainger-2nd floor learning commons (map)
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Hosted by the HR Specialization
Date: Feb 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Near 2nd Floor Learning Commons

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to get a little something for someone special. Whether that someone special is your wife, boyfriend, mom, co-worker or yourself, I think we can all agree that a cupcake is the perfect little something. To that end, the HR specialization will be selling cupcakes again this year, with proceeds going to the Special Olympics of Wisconsin. Cupcakes will be $3 and there will be two varieties: red velvet cake with cream cheese frosting and yellow cake with buttercream frosting. We will set up shop on the 2nd floor near the Learning Commons.

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Lunar New Year Celebration
Feb
11
12:15 PM12:15

Lunar New Year Celebration

Hosted by the GMBA and GBA
Date: Feb 11, 2019
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: MBA Computer Lab

Join us for celebrating the Lunar New Year (Year of the Pig) with appetizers, fun games and giveaways! We’ll find out what the Lunar New Year is all about and test your knowledge with a little trivia fun(and gifts!!).

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Feb
7
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

Hosted by the GBA
Date: Feb 7, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Genna's Lounge, 105 W Main St, Madison, WI 53703

Join us for TAPS in the upstairs of Genna's Lounge! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Feb
5
5:30 PM17:30

Superbowl Ad Review

Hosted by the GMN
Date: Feb 5, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Grainger Hall, Room 2339

Come join your fellow GMN members and classmates for the best part of the Patriots vs. Rams Superbowl, the ads! We will be joined by Mike Judge from the Center for Brand and Product Management as he leads a discussion and review of the top ads in this year’s Superbowl LIII. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about current trends, analyze the brand building strategies of major firms, and answer the burning question “Is it a Tide ad?”

The event will take place Tuesday, February 5th, at 5:30 pm in Grainger Hall room 2339. The event is free for all to attend, however pizza will cost $5 for anyone who is not a GMN member. We look forward to seeing you after a long day of classes to eat, learn, and relax with your GMN/MBA family.

See you there!

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New Business Ideation with Aaron Hammer
Feb
5
12:30 PM12:30

New Business Ideation with Aaron Hammer

Hosted by the Entrepreneurship Association
Date: Feb 5, 2019
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MBA Club Room

We are continually learning how to analyze, build, and improve businesses; but what we rarely talk about in class is how to come up with new business ideas. Join the Entrepreneurship Association for a Lunch & Learn session as Aaron walks through a systematic approach to brainstorming new business ideas.
Pizza will be provided.

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Jan
31
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

TAPS
Hosted by the GBA
Date: Jan 31, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Chasers Bar and Grille, 319 W Gorham St, Madison, WI 53703

Kick off Super Bowl weekend at Chasers with a Super Bowl themed TAPS! Nobody likes the Patriots, and nobody in LA remembers who the Rams are yet, so rep the team you wish was in the Super Bowl by wearing your favorite jersey! We're excited to see you there!

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2019 Wisconsin MBA Case Competition Finals
Jan
25
2:00 PM14:00

2019 Wisconsin MBA Case Competition Finals

2019 Wisconsin MBA Case Competition Finals
Hosted by the GMN
Date: Jan 25, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Plenary Room

Come watch some of your first-year classmates present in the final round of the 2019 Wisconsin Case Competition. Three finalist teams will showcase their analysis from a case in front of a panel of professional judges with cash prizes on the line. Everyone is welcome to join for a celebratory reception in the East Atrium after the presentations.

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Jan
24
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

TAPS
Hosted by the GBA
Date: Jan 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Wandos - 602 University Ave, Madison, WI 53715

Come join us on Thursday at Wandos as we welcome everyone back to campus after Winter Break! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Dec
17
3:30 PM15:30

Dean Interview: Vallabh Sambamurthy

Date: Monday, December 17
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Grainger Hall, Plenary Room

Eli Broad Professor and Associate Dean, Outreach and Engagement, Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University

Attend the public interviews of the two finalists for WSB Dean and share your thoughts! The provost’s feedback survey (and recorded presentations if you aren’t able to attend) will be posted here: https://provost.wisc.edu/2018/07/23/dean-wisconsin-school-of-business/.

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4th Annual MBA Holiday Party
Dec
15
8:00 PM20:00

4th Annual MBA Holiday Party


Hosted by the GBA
Date: Dec 15, 2018
Time: 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location: The University Club (803 State St)

Join the Classes of 2019 and 2020 for the 4th Annual MBA Holiday Party to celebrate a successful semester, and toast to new friends & the holiday!

Dress to impress (cocktail attire)

Admission is FREE for all full-time MBA's & their significant others and includes drinks, heavy hors d'oeuvres, desserts, music & dancing.

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Dec
13
7:00 PM19:00

TAPS

TAPS
Hosted by the Gba
Date: Dec 13, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Crystal Corner Bar (1302 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703)

The final TAPS of the year is upon us. Take a break from finals and come to Crystal Corner Bar this Thursday. Located off campus on Willy Street, this bar is a great dive bar which will give you the full Willy Street hipster experience. See you there!

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Dec
13
6:30 PM18:30

OPEN Holiday Party

Hosted by the Out for Business
Date: Dec 13, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Century House (Home & Office Showroom), 3420 University Ave

Out Professional Engagement Network (OPEN), Madison's LGBTQ+ and allied professional network, will provide complimentary hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and soda and DJ Boyfrrriend will provide the entertainment.

This event is free for everyone! Those who register in advance will be automatically entered into a raffle to win awesome prizes, courtesy of Century House. Grab a group of friends and join us for a night to remember. Last year, I drank red wine while sitting in a $5,000 recliner!

https://www.openmadison.org/page-572429

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Dec
12
3:45 PM15:45

Dean Interview: Sridhar Balasubramanian 

Date: Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018
Time: 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: Grainger Hall, Plenary Room

Professor of Marketing, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 

Attend the public interviews of the two finalists for WSB Dean and share your thoughts! The provost’s feedback survey (and recorded presentations if you aren’t able to attend) will be posted here: https://provost.wisc.edu/2018/07/23/dean-wisconsin-school-of-business/.

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Dec
9
1:00 PM13:00

JVC Holiday Party

  • 2550 University Avenue Madison, WI, 53705 United States (map)
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Hosted by the Joint Venture Club

Date: Dec 9, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Patrick's Apartment's Party Room - 2550 University Ave Madison, WI

Hello JVCers,

It’s already that time of year again! The annual JVC Holiday Party will be held Sunday, December 9th from 1 pm to 4 pm at 2550 University Ave Madison, WI at Patrick's apartment's party room. The club will provide food and non-alcoholic beverages for the event. Feel free to BYOB. We’ll also have some games and fun things to do for the kids.

One of the highlights of the holiday party is the children’s gift exchange. If you’d like to participate please bring along a gift for the exchange (spending limit around $10.00). We’d like to start a new tradition to acknowledge how lucky we all are to be in our current positions. We encourage you to bring along a toy for Madison’s Toys for Tots chapter. We’ll donate anything received in the Joint Venture Club of WSB name.

Aside from adding this to your calendar, please also email Patrick Stahl at pstahl2@wisc.edu with how many people will be joining you (children and adults).

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Dec
6
7:00 PM19:00

Ugly Sweater Taps

Hosted by the GBA

Date: Dec 6, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Monday’s (523 State St, Madison, WI 52703)

Come join us for one of the most fun TAPS events of the year! Tis’ the season for ugly sweaters and this Thursday is your first chance to bust them out and impress your classmates. We will be at Monday’s starting at 7 PM. See you there!

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