News around Schneider

PSE Spring 2014 Update


Members of the Zeta Epsilon chapter of Pi Sigma Epsilon (PSE) at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire started off spring semester by initiating 17 new members on Tuesday, February 18.

The chapter received the PSE Bronze Chapter Award for its hard work the past year. This national award is presented annually to chapters that have gone the “extra mile” in their reports, the community, and in competition.

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AMA regional conference a success


Over 120 students participated in the AMA Regional Conference held Saturday, February 15 at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Students from AMA student chapters at Aurora University, UW-Stout, UW-Whitewater, Winona State University as well as UW-Eau Claire attended the event.

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APICS competes at district competition

ApicsThe University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire APICS student chapter attended the 19th Annual APICS Great Lakes District Student Case Competition, February 21–23, 2014 in Downer's Grove, Il. Twenty-one teams participated in the competition which included two UW-Eau Claire teams. The two Blugold teams tied for 4th and 11th place respectively, winning a total of $870.

Students attending the competition from UW-Eau Claire were Logan Boltz, Joel Carlsen, Steven Dalsky, Megan Draxler, Daniel Greene, Mitchell Heupel, Ashley Hoefer, Erika Holm, Michael Huberty, Jack Hunt, Trevor Kask, Joshua Loken, Casey Perry, Kevin Reeping, Patrick Smith, and Matthew Steel. Terry Wells, senior lecturer in the Department of Management and Marketing, is the faculty adviser for the group.

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Annual sales panel scheduled for March 25

Hot Topics“True confessions: Lessons I learned as a sales rookie” is the title of a panel discussion to be held at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Tuesday, March 25, at 4 pm in Schneider Hall Room 100. The event is free and open to the public.

The panel is the first program in the 2014 Hot Topics: Marketing Forum series. The event is sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Department of Management and Marketing, Center for Sales and Sales Management, and the UW-Eau Claire Chapter of Pi Sigma Epsilon (PSE).

For more information, contact Dr. Bob Erffmeyer and Jerry Kollross, Department of Management and Marketing.

Accounting Tutoring Lab Open

Visit the Accounting Tutor Lab

The Accounting Tutoring Lab, located in Schneider 314, is open to students needing help in Accounting 201, 202, and 301. The lab is staffed by SAS student volunteers.

February/March 2014 Schedule

Monday: 9:00am–2pm
Tuesday: 9:00am–3:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am–3:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am–3:00pm

COB TECH support

Spring 2014 Tech Support Schedule

College of Business Tech Support

IS students will be available in the Schneider Hall lobby to provide tech support to students throughout the semester.

Spring 2014 schedule:

Mondays: 9–11 am
Tuesdays: Noon–2 pm
Wednesdays: 9–11 am
Thursdays: Noon–2 pm
Fridays: 8 am–Noon

For more information, contact:
COB Laptop Tech Support

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mark your calendar

Tuesday, March 4
National Grammar Day

SPDP: Professional Etiquette Workshop
Davies Center Ojibwe Ballroom

Wednesday, March 5
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

SPDP: Business Professional Workshop
Davies Center Ojibwe Ballroom

Thursday, March 6
SPDP: Professional Image Workshop
Davies Center Dakota Ballroom

Friday, March 7
Admission Blugold Preview Day, Spring MVP Day

HCAD Applications Due

March 6–9
DECA State Conference

Monday, March 10
Enrollment appointment times for Fall Semester registration sent to students via email

Wednesday, March 12
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

COB Faculty Forum and Recognition Drawing
Topic: COB Mission Statement
Presenters: Diane Hoadley/Doug Olson

SPDP: Professional Image Workshop
Davies Center Dakota Ballroom

Friday, March 14
COB Student Advisory Council

Monday, March 17
Spring 2014 Final Exams available on MyBlugold

March 17–21
Spring Break - no classes, no registration appointments assigned

Monday, March 24
Classes resume

College of Business Curriculum Committee Meeting
Schneider 203A

Wednesday, March 26
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

COB Faculty Forum
Schneider 304

SPDP: Professional Etiquette Workshop
Davies Center Ojibwe Room

Thursday, March 27
SPDP: Business Professional Workshop

March 29–31
National Collegiate Sales Competition
Kennesaw State University

Monday, March 31
SPDP: Networking Banquet
Davies Center Ojibwe Ballroom

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