Our Members Make the MBA Association Great

This year the MBA Association (MBAA) has made leaps and bounds towards creating value for the Liautaud Community. As a board we feel this year every event has been great and impactful. We're extremely proud of the success the MBAA has experienced, but we know that our success is owed to our members.  It is through your input and engagement that the MBAA is able to create value.   We have incredibility engaged members, and we want to take this opportunity express our appreciation. Below is... read more

Who Wants Awesome Advice?

Through its continued efforts to encourage and develop networking with students, alumni, and business professionals, the UIC MBA Association (MBAA) partnered with the UIC Business Career Center to bring the Manager of Centralized Architecture & Analysis for the CME Group, Bill Stenzel, MBA 2011, to speak with students about his experience with the CME Group.  Bill spoke about his role at the CME Group, as well as how he ended up there, and his purpose for pursuing his MBA. Besides hearing... read more

A Starry Night with the MBA Association and the Business Alumni Association!

Kicking off the holiday season, the UIC Liautaud MBA Association and the Business Alumni Association provided students and alumni an evening of networking and galactic exploration at Adler After Dark hosted by the Adler Planetarium. The evening was a great opportunity for current students to connect and reconnect with alumni while exploring the depths of the universe. In addition to the exhibits and shows, gastronomy was an added highlight of the night. On every floor there was a mixture of... read more

MBAA - Goose Island Brewery Tour

    Earlier this month we kicked-off the 2014 Fall Semester with a brewery tour of Goose Island.  The tour not only allowed current students and alumni to network, but also learn more about one of the largest craft breweries in the Midwest, and how the passion and entrepreneurial spirit of Goose Island's founder John Hall has infused with the culture and identity of Goose Island.    Promptly following the tour, everyone was excited to sample and discuss the various brews. From smokey to citrusy,... read more

Be a part of largest student organization at UIC Liautaud!

We're excited to start a new semester at UIC Liautaud, and we have a variety of events planned that we hope to see everyone at!  If you're still on the fence about MBAA, or want to learn more about our upcoming events, we encourage you to attend our general meeting before class on September 8th at 5:30pm. At the general meeting we will provide a general overview of this year's event calendar, as well as taking suggestions for future events.  If you would like to join MBAA, the membership fee is... read more

Get Involved With the MBA Association

On behalf of the UIC MBA Association, it is our pleasure to welcome you to the Liautaud Graduate School of Business! The MBA Association is committed to enhancing the MBA experience for our members. Our goals revolve around: 
  • Providing opportunities for students to grow their network, both within UIC Liautaud and with the Chicago business community
  • Providing community service opportunities
  • Providing professional development opportunities 
We have some fun events planned this semester. To see the... read more

2014 InKIND Consulting Program

Are you a non-profit looking to create a social venture? Streamline finances and accounting practices? Apply the latest IT technology to help you better meet your mission? Create a marketing campaign for a specific audience? UIC’s InKind consulting program wants to work with you on projects like this for free! The UIC Liautaud Graduate School of Business (LGSB) MBA Association and InKind consulting program are seeking applications from Chicago area non-profit organizations that are interested in... read more

MBAA's Community Service at Lincoln Park Community Shelter

  This past month, the UIC Liautaud MBA Association cooked and served a wholesome lunch consisting of chicken alfredo, rosemary roasted potatoes, and salad for those at the Lincoln Park Community Shelter.  The team of five students gathered together to serve in camaraderie and in support of the LP Community Shelter. Throughout the year, student organizations periodically volunteer at the community shelter. While lending a hand in the kitchen and serving food to men and women who are experiencing... read more