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Check out the Fall 2008 Deans List and find your name.

Visit the International Business home page to read the newest blogs from two COB students who are writing about their international experiences this semester.

Dean Tom Dock, who has acted as vice chancellor for administration and finance for the university since July, will return full-time to his position as Dean of the College of Business. COB alumnus David Gessner has been appointed Assistant Chancellor for Budget and Finance.

» Read Chancellor's Message

COB Alumni Named Best in Nation in Financial Planning

Top Financial PlannersTwo University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire alumni were ranked as the top financial advisers in Wisconsin and Minnesota on a list that appeared in the Feb. 9 issue of Barron's magazine. A third UW-Eau Claire graduate was ranked No. 7 in Wisconsin.

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COB Team Takes Top Honors in Business Simulation Contest

Hilbam Cam, a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire student team consisting of Carl Bamlet, a Spring 2008 business administration major from Hayfield, MN, and Shannon Hilbert, a December 2008 accounting graduate from Barron, WI, was inducted into the GLO-BUS Hall of Fame in December 2008.

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HCAD Admissions

Health Care Administration The Health Care Administration Program is accepting applications for Spring 2009. Prospective students who have not already attended an information session, should attend one of the upcoming meetings in order to be considered for admission:

Tuesday, March 10
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Schneider 107

Wednesday, March 11
3:30 -4:30 pm
Schneider 107

Spring 2009 applications are due NO LATER than 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 25, 2009.

Questions? Contact Dr. Jennifer Johs-Artisensi at johsarjl@uwec.edu.

» Learn More About Applying

Laptop Support

Get your laptop ready for the fall 2009 requirement by dropping by the Schneider Hall Lobby between March 23 - May 7 for free tech support provided by Upper-Level IS students.

» Learn More

Student Organizations

AMA Member Wins National Award

Senior marketing major and VP of the American Marketing Association UW-Eau Claire chapter Jennifer Forsythe, received second place in the AMA International Collegiate Chapters (AMA) “Take an Entrepreneur to Lunch initiative.” Forsythe interviewed Dave Anderson, chairman and founder of Famous Daves.

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BUS Tee Off for The Arc

Beta Upsilon Sigma will host its fifth annual Tee Off for The Arc golf tournament on Sunday, April 19, with registration starting at 9:00 am. The event is a four-person, shotgun scramble with hole events, prizes and a raffle.

The cost is $60 per player which includes breakfast, 18 holes of golf with a cart, lunch, and two raffle tickets. Proceeds will benefit The ARC of Eau Claire, an organization which helps people who have developmental disabilities.

Registration Deadline: Sunday, April 5

» Learn More, Register

Mark your calendar

Wednesday, March 4
Fall schedule of classes available on MyBlugold & Web

Week of March 9
Degree audits & registration appointment times for Fall semester registration sent to students via email

Tuesday, March 10
HCAD Prospective Student Meeting
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Schneider 107

Group Advising Session: COB Students with less than 45 credits
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Schneider 208

Wednesday, March 11
Group Advising Session - Repeat Session
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Schneider 208

Student Research Day
Abstracts Due

HCAD Prospective Student Meeting
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Schneider 107

March 16 – 20
Spring Break

Monday, March 23
Classes Resume

Scholarship Deadlines

UPDATE: Accounting & Finance
Applications available: Monday, March 23
Deadline: Monday, April 6

College of Business
Applications available: Tuesday, March 10
Deadline: Wednesday, April 15 at 4:00 pm

Health Care Administration Program
Application available: NOW
Wednesday, March 25

Information Systems Department
Applications available: NOW
Deadline: Friday, March 6 by 5:00 pm

Management & Marketing
Applications available: NOW
Deadline: Friday, April 3

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 web site.

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Editor: Meredith Wolf, COB communications and events coordinator
Writer/Developer: Dana Kastenson, intern
Writers: Paula Lentz’s Advanced Writing class
Graphic Designer: Bonnie Krahn, graphic artist

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