Georgiana Pascanu

UIC Liautaud Announces New Peer Mentorship Program!

Starting Fall 2014, UIC Liautaud will provide incoming students with the opportunity to have a student mentor during their first semester at UIC.  The mentorship program aims to encourage student engagement and collaboration between new students and students who have completed at least one semester at UIC Liautaud. The program’s success will depend on student mentors, mentees, and UIC Liautaud staff taking an active role in the acclimation process. UIC Liautaud will match incoming students... read more

Will you be at the biggest event of the year?

Mark your calendars for May 9th: the third annual MBAA Recognizing Excellence Graduation Banquet and Awards Night! Celebrate this year's graduating class of 2014 with Dean Michael Mikhail, UIC Liautaud staff and faculty, and your fellow students! This event will recognize student excellence in achievement, honors, and participation within Liautaud and the wider community.  Tickets for the event will be sold for $40 and will include appetizers & entrees, as well as an open bar at Hubbard Inn. Due... read more

Don't miss this year's Summer & Fall Preview - Tuesday, April 1!

    Not sure which summer and fall classes to take? Then join us for the upcoming UIC Liautaud Summer and Fall Preview event! Faculty from each department will promote and highlight specific information about their elective courses for summer and fall 2014. After the presentations, time will be allotted for informal Q&A sessions where you can gain further insight from CBA professors. Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:50pm-5:55pm Douglas Hall Room 210 Please log in to the Inner Loop student portal to... read more

The Liautaud Women's Network first event!

Last week‘s “Warm Up With Wine” event marked the kick-off for UIC Liautaud’s newest org on campus: the Liautaud Women’s Network!  “Warm Up With Wine” was a wine tasting at Gentile’s wine shop where students had the opportunity to meet fellow Liautaud women while sampling a flight of wine. The night involved a little networking, but for the most part, the conversations were kept light with talks about wine & cheese, and plans for future LWN events!  LWN was co-founded by Michelle Plasz,... read more

Looking for Spring Courses?

There are many exciting courses being offered next semester. Check out the list below and sign up today! Spots are filling quickly!    4 Credit Courses   IDS 500: Information Systems Saturdays 9-11:30 A.M.  *appx. 7 on-line classes Overview Information technologies are an integral part of the corporate and industrial world today They are being used in organizations for such purposes as: providing products and services; creating competitive advantage; managing global corporations; developing and... read more

Inside Scoop From the Director of Corporate Engagement in Career Services

A few weeks ago I sat down with Myriam Del Angel-Miranda, Director of Corporate Engagement in Career Services, to find out the inside scoop about the newly expanded staff of the Business Career Center over the summer.  I headed over to Douglas Hall, and was ready to find out why the change? What’s the future for Career Services? And what does this mean for UIC Liautaud students? First I asked Myriam to tell us a little bit about herself and how she landed her current role at UIC’s College of... read more

Register for a Professional Development Course Today!

CURRENT STUDENTS: UIC Liautaud is offering experimental two-credit professional development courses this fall for ALL graduate students (MBA, MSA, and MS-MIS programs). These courses are designed to prepare students to successfully navigate the transition to a new professional opportunity, and they are most valuable early in a student's experience at UIC Liautaud.  Deadline to register for MBA 590 courses is October 25. Contact Liautaud Student Services to register or for more information on any... read more