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Are you part of the COB Social Network?

Over winter break, our social network connections grew! Over 1,000 people now "like" us on Facebook, 500 individuals or organizations follow us on Twitter, and 750 people are LinkedIn to the COB. It's been exciting to see the ways in which these networks are keeping our alumni, students, faculty, staff and business community connected. Stay connected and follow the COB on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, and YouTube. Links can also be accessed directly from the COB homepage.


Find Your Name on the Dean's List

The Dean's List for Fall 2010 is now available online.

Where can I find the College of Business Student Code of Conduct?

The student code of conduct is included in all of your course syllabi and can be located on the College of Business website. This code promotes ethical and professional behavior, and builds trust and integrity among all college of business students, faculty and staff.

internship opportunities

Wisconsin Public Radio Internships

Be sure to stop by the Wisconsin Public Radio booth at Internship Mania on February 9. WPR is currently looking to fill the following internship positions for Summer 2011 and Fall 2011: publicist, event planner, underwriting assistant, news reporter/talk show producer, and arts segment production assistant.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: Claire Couillard, volunteer and events coordinator by Wednesday, March 2nd.

COB Graphic Design Internship

The College of Business is looking for a student graphic designer who will help out the COB marketing team with a wide range of projects including brochures, posters, invitations, websites, electronic newsletters, displays, and more!

» More information

Laptop Support

Upper-level IS students are offering tech support in the Schneider Hall Lobby to make sure your laptop meets College of Business laptop requirements. Their spring 2011 schedule is as follows:

• Mondays: 12:30-2:30 pm
• Tuesdays: 2-4 pm
• Wednesdays: 9-11 am; 2-4 pm
• Thursdays: 9:30-11:30 am

For more information, contact the COB Laptop Tech Support

Study abroad experiences

COB Student International Blogs



GLOBE CHINDIA students blogged about their study abroad experience in China over Winterim.

» Read about the students' adventures
» View GLOBE CHINDIA photos on Facebook

IrelandJunior accounting major Kristie O'Brien is blogging about her study abroad experience in Limerick, Ireland this semester.

» Read about Kristie's adventures

Did you (or do you plan to) work or study outside the U.S.? Email us about your experience and we will feature it in an upcoming edition of the BizWire.

GlobITpro Accepting Applications for Spring 2012 Program

GlobITproGlobITpro is an innovative study abroad experience in Austria and Germany that prepares IT savvy students to live and work in a global business world. Apply now! Application deadline is March 1, 2011.

» Learn more

People • places • things

Attention Kids of Alumni!

Blugold SpiritDo you have a parent who is a UW-Eau Claire alumnus? If so, please let us know! We're interested in finding out how many students in the College of Business have parents who attended UW-Eau Claire and what their majors were. Submit your responses to Meredith Wolf, wolfm@uwec.edu.

Nominations Sought for University Student Excellence Awards

Do you know a UW-Eau Claire student, student organization adviser or student organization that exemplifies excellence? Nominate those individuals and organizations for a 2011 University Student Excellence award.

» Read more

Marketing Research Recognized as 'Best in Track' by International Association

Dr. Rama Yelkur and Dr. Chuck Tomkovick, professors of marketing at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, and Allison Williams, Appleton, a senior marketing major, have been awarded "Best in Track" by MBAA International for a research project.

» Read more

New COB Faculty and Staff

New Faculty and Staff


Promote Your Organization!

Send your pictures, articles, news and events to Meredith Wolf, COB Communications and Events Coordinator.

We may post your photos on our social media sites to help promote your organization's activities.

» Submit an Event


COB Scholarships!

Information about College of Business scholarships will be posted on the COB website in March. Please check our website for more information about applying.

Mark your calendar

Wednesday, February 2
Blugold Organizations Bash (BOB)
11:00-2:00 pm
Council Fire Room & The Willow Lounge, Davies Center

Thursday, February 3
Community Action and Lifelong Learning (CALL) Fair
Council Fire Room, Davies Center
11:00 am–3:00 pm

Friday, February 4
Last day to drop full-semester Spring courses with no record;
Last day to register for or add full-semester Spring courses without dean's approval;
Last day to change grade basis to/from Satisfactory-Unsatisfactory or Audit

Wednesday, February 9
Internship Mania
10:00 am-3:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire Davies Center

February 10-11
Summer Session graduate student registration; $100 down payment required; PACs not required

February 14-24
Summer Session undergraduate student registration; $100 down payment required; PACs not required

Friday, February 25
Special Students may register for Summer Session; $100 down payment required

The BizWire is sent electronically to COB undergraduates the first week of each month during the academic year. It can also be viewed on the COB website.

Please submit your news and photos to Meredith Wolf at wolfm@uwec.edu.

Editor: Meredith Wolf, COB communications and events coordinator; Gretchen Hutterli, assistant dean-external affairs
Graphic Designer/Developer: Bonnie Krahn, graphic artist

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