Archive | September 2015

Career Opportunities in Advanced Chemical Transport


Advanced Chemical Transport is always looking for intelligent and motivated individuals to join our rapidly growing business. We offer above market compensation, profit sharing and equity opportunities, as well as, compelling career growth opportunities as we rapidly expand. ACT is an equal opportunity employer with a full benefit package.

While current job openings are listed below, feel free to to find out about opportunities in other areas.

Publishing Opportunity for Undergrads


The Michigan Journal of Business, an undergraduate academic journal established in 2008 and published biannually, has a print distribution to over 200 libraries around the world and indexing in EBSCO’s Business Source database and the Directory of Open Access Journals. They are conducting a call for papers for their 16th issue. Their team is interested in publishing outstanding undergraduate papers relevant to business or economics. This issue’s submission deadline is October 11, 2015.

Check out the flyer: Michigan Journal of Business – Call for Papers W15 (1)

International Studies Program – Fall 2015 Info Sessions (including the new International Business major)


Come learn about the most dynamic interdisciplinary MAJOR and MINOR on campus!

International Studies Undergraduate Degrees:
International Studies – Anthropology
International Studies – Linguistics
International Studies – Economics
International Studies – Literature
International Studies – History
International Studies – Political Science
International Studies – Sociology
*And our brand new major, as of Fall 2015*:
International Studies – International Business

Join us for one of our information sessions to learn all about the International Studies Program from our Program Director, Professor Clark Gibson. There will be a presentation followed by a Q&A session with the ISP academic advisors.

ISP General Information Session (Learn about all ISP majors):
Wednesday, September 30, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

*IS-International Business* Information Sessions:
Monday, September 28, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Wednesday, October 7, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Tuesday, October 13, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

All information sessions will be held in Robinson Auditorium (click to see map), in the School of Global Policy and Strategy.

We hope to see you there!

Important to Note:

  • Students pursuing the International Studies – International Business major cannot minor in Business or Entrepreneurship & Innovation. However, students majoring in IS-IB can minor in Accounting.
  • If you choose to declare the new major and you are currently minoring in business, then you will have to drop your business minor before declaring the IS-IB major.

Entrepreneurship Opportunity – NSF I-CORPS Fall 2015


Do you have a PRODUCT or COMPANY IDEA?

Apply By: 10/5/15
I‐Corps Info Session:
Sept. 29th: 12PM‐1PM, PFBH 003

This fall, jumpstart your business and be one of the 15 teams to join the VON LIEBIG FALL 2015 PHASE I COHORT

 Gain access to funding upwards of $50,000!
 Receive mentorship from expert business and technology advisors!
 Join our exclusive von Liebig network!
 Access to VLC events, funding opportunities & FREE educational resources!

In the last 3 years, the von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center has…
 Mentored 52 teams
 Raised over $1 million in early stage funding
 Awarded $514,000 to date
 Referred 8 teams to the National I‐Corps program

For more info, contact:

Visit our website at:

Check out the flyer: FLYER- NSF I-Corps 2015

Apply to the Clinton Global Initiative University 2016 at UC Berkeley


Apply now to attend Clinton Global Initiative University 2016 at UC Berkeley, which will take place from Friday, April 1 – Sunday, April 3, 2016. CGI U is President Clinton’s initiative to engage the next generation of leaders on college campuses around the world. Each CGI U student must make a Commitment to Action: a specific plan of action that addresses a pressing challenge on campus, in the community, or in a different part of the world.

The early application and travel assistance deadline is Friday, October 16, 2015. The final application deadline is Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

UC San Diego is a member of the CGI University Network and has funding available for students accepted to CGI U 2016. Students selected for CGI U 2016 may be eligible to receive travel stipends and seed funding to support their projects.

CGI U is proof that young people have the power to make a significant impact by confronting some of the world’s most urgent challenges.  To find out more about CGI U, email Ryan Crawford at, or join CGI U for a weekly webinar.

Oct. 15 = Explore Goldman Sachs Night Event (6pm)


If you’re the kind of person who can’t wait to make a difference, consider a career at Goldman Sachs. We believe that good ideas and innovations can come from anyone, at any level. We offer meaningful opportunities, best-in-class training and a wide variety of career paths for talented people from all academic backgrounds.
The Explore Goldman Sachs Night Event will provide a great opportunity to network with professionals across multiple divisions and learn more about the opportunities with Goldman Sachs in Salt Lake City.
Date: Thursday, October 15, 2015
time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
LoCation: The Fairmont Newport Beach, 4500 MacArthur Blvd

Registration Deadline: To apply to attend this opportunity please submit your resume to, search for events in California and complete the registration form for Explore Goldman Sachs Night. The registration deadline is September 27.

Meet the Firms 2015!



Exclusively for Juniors and Seniors Minoring in Accounting
Tuesday, October 13 | 6-8 p.m. | The Great Hall, UC San Diego

Join us for the premier networking event of the accounting recruiting season! Mix and mingle with alumni and recruiters from the “Big Four,” local and regional public accounting firms, industry, and government who are recruiting for summer 2016 internships and full-time opportunities. Business attire required.


You must attend the mandatory prep workshop to gain access to Meet the Firms.
Thursday, October 8, 2015 | 6-8 p.m. | Beyster Auditorium, Rady School of Management
Register Now for he Prep Workshop