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College of Business Calendar of Events

What follows is a list of events hosted by or sponsored by the Monte Ahuja College of Business, significant holidays and important dates by semester. To see what is happening University-wide, please see the University calendar here.

Monte Ahuja College of Business Building​​​​​​​Please note that not all College of Business events appear on the University calendar.

March 2021:

Monday, March 1st through Sunday, March 7th: Midterms Week

Now through March 31st: Certified Global Business Professional Online Training. Self-paced webinar series. Learn more and register here today.​​​​​​​

Wednesday, March 3rd through Friday, March 5th: FMA International – 2021 Virtual Finance Leaders’ Conference. Learn from professionals in the financial services industry about the various career paths in finance and what it takes to succeed. Registration is $10 for FMA members. Contact advisor Roger Klee to learn more about joining the FMA at r.klee@csuohio.edu.  Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, March 3rd: Becker CPA presents the CMA Exam webinar from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. Explore another certification in the world of finance and accounting, the CMA. All are welcome to attend. Register here today.

Wednesday, March 3rd: President Sands' Town Hall at 1:00 PM. Streamed live from the main CSU Facebook page here.

Wednesday, March 3rd:​​​​​​​ Special Student Session of the 5th Annual National Small Business Exporter Summit - Preparing for a Career in Global Trade at 3:00 PM. Learn more here and register here.

Wednesday, March 3rd: Beta Alpha Psi will host an Internal Audit panel from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Thursday, March 4th and Friday, March 5th: Documenting Export Compliance Workshop from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM both days. Meant for organizations looking to increase their international business compliance efforts. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, March 4th: Virtual Donuts with Dean Kahn - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Consider this your chance to hear what is happening within the College and ask questions of the dean. Register here.

Thursday, March 4th: Becker CPA presents the Accounting Career Path webinar from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. Best for freshmen and sophomores, learn where an accounting career path can take you and how to start. Register here today.

Saturday, March 6th: EMBA Distinguished Speaker Series at 12:00 PM featuring Paula Calise and the Art of Hello​​​​​​​TM. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, March 10th: Reading Day. All classes are cancelled.

Wednesday, March 10th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Becker CPA presents the Inside the CPA Exam webinar from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. Best for juniors, seniors and recent graduates, get a deep dive into the CPA exam and see the layout of the exam, explore the exam tools and know what to expect on exam day. Register here today.

Thursday, March 11th: Startup Essentials with our Small Business Development Center - held virtually! 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM. Ideal for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses. Get the details and RSVP here.

Friday, March 12th: First day of Every Film Is A Startup at 11:30 AM. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, March 12th: The CFA Society of Cleveland is hosting Investing In Your Career from 12:00 noon to 2:00 PM via Zoom. Open to all university students, this free career development and networking event is intended for those interested in the Finance industry. Learn more about the speakers and register here.

Friday, March 12th: Deadline for Accounting students (undergraduate and graduate) to apply for Accounting Department scholarships. Learn more and get the application here.

Tuesday, March 16th: President's Council Virtual Open House 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The President's Council is seeking a Membership Outreach Coordinator and three internship positions. Drop in to learn more about what the President's Council mission to support black businesses and opportunities to work with them. Be ready for an impromptu interview! See the positions hereRegister here by 9:00 AM to join.

Tuesday, March 16th: Beta Alpha Psi will hold their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 17th: President's Council Virtual Open House 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The President's Council is seeking a Membership Outreach Coordinator and three internship positions. Drop in to learn more about what the President's Council mission to support black businesses and opportunities to work with them. Be ready for an impromptu interview! See the positions hereRegister here by 9:00 AM to join.

Wednesday, March 17th: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.

Thursday, March 18th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ The Cornerstone Speaker Series. 12:00 noon. The Monte Ahuja College of Business Cornerstone Speaker Series is an interactive and engaging conversation led by faculty experts paired with forward-thinking industry leaders who will share their knowledge and best practices for operating in today’s every changing business environment. The first event features Dean Kahn and CSU Alum Martin O'Toole Vice President Strategic Initiatives at GOJO. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, March 18th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Becker CPA presents the CPA Exam FAQs webinar from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. All are welcome to attend and hear answers to common questions about the CPA Exam. Bring your own questions too! Register here today.

Tuesday, March 23rd: Beta Alpha Psi will host the FBI and Forensic Accounting team from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 24th: How to Create A Side Hustle featuring Raland Hatchett, President and CEO of R&H Professional Services. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, March 25th: Exporting 101 with our Small Business Development Center Export Assistance Network. 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Discover the many free and low-cost opportunities to reach the rest of the world in this free webinar! Learn more and register here.

Thursday, March 25th: Startup Essentials with our Small Business Development Center - held virtually! 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM. Ideal for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses. Get the details and RSVP here.

Tuesday, March 30th: Beta Alpha Psi will host Progressive from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 31st: Beta Alpha Psi will host RTW Xact Enterprises from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 31st: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.
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April 2021:

Thursday, April 1st: Virtual Donuts with Dean Kahn - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Consider this your chance to hear what is happening within the College and ask questions of the dean. Register here.

Tuesday, April 6th: EMBA Alumni Association meeting at 6:00 PM. Email h.schlosser85@csuohio.edu for details.

Wednesday, April 7th: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.

Wednesday, April 7th: Beta Alpha Psi will host a panel on Essentials in Data Analytics from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Thursday, April 8th: Reading Day. All classes are cancelled.

Thursday, April 8th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Becker CPA presents the CPA Exam Success webinar from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. Best for seniors and graduates, get tips and tricks for taking the CPA exam. Learn how to manage your time, have an exam strategy and the recent impact of COVID-19 on the exam.  Register here today.

Wednesday, April 14th: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.​​​​​​​

Wednesday, April 14th: Beta Alpha Psi will host an Internal Audit Panel from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Thursday, April 15th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ The Cornerstone Speaker Series. 12:00 noon. The Monte Ahuja College of Business Cornerstone Speaker Series is an interactive and engaging conversation led by faculty experts paired with forward-thinking industry leaders who will share their knowledge and best practices for operating in today’s every changing business environment. The second event features Geof Hammond and Russell Wilson
Business Change, Senior Manager at Mars Global Services. Learn more and register here.

Monday, April 19th through Thursday, April 22nd: Beta Alpha Psi will host a number of events for their Diversity & Inclusion week. Get the meeting links from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, April 20th: Beta Gamma Sigma Induction Ceremony from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM via Zoom. Invitation to be sent soon.

Wednesday, April 21st: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.

Thursday, April 22nd: 53rd Rotary Awards of Excellence honoring Cleveland State University business students. Additional details to come.

Tuesday, April 27th: Beta Alpha Psi will host Meaden & Moore from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 28th: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.​​​​​​​

Wednesday, April 28th: How To Create A Side Hustle with BBA Alumnus Elizabeth Mackin. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, April 28th: Beta Alpha Psi will hold their new member initiation from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM during their meeting. Get the meeting link from Beta Alpha Psi at bap@csuohio.edu.

Friday, April 30th: Last day of classes, Spring 2021 Semester.

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May 2021:

Saturday, May 1st through Friday, May 7th: Final Exams Week

Tuesday, May 4th: EMBA Alumni Association meeting at 6:00 PM. Email h.schlosser85@csuohio.edu for details.

Wednesday, May 5th: Virtual Town Hall with President Harlan Sands at 1:00 PM. To join, visit the CSU Facebook page located here.

​​​​​​​Saturday, May 8th: Spring 2021 Commencement.

Tuesday, May 11th:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ The Cornerstone Speaker Series. 12:00 noon. The Monte Ahuja College of Business Cornerstone Speaker Series is an interactive and engaging conversation led by faculty experts paired with forward-thinking industry leaders who will share their knowledge and best practices for operating in today’s every changing business environment. The third event features Dr. Tracy Porter and Dr. James K. Stoller, MD, MS,  Chair, Education Institute and Head of Respiratory Therapy at Cleveland Clinic. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, May 15th: First Day of Summer Session Classes

Monday, May 17th: First Week Day of Summer Session Classes

Tuesday, May 20th: Business Rotary Awards. Additional details to come soon.

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June 2021:

Tuesday, June 1st: EMBA Alumni Association meeting at 6:00 PM. Email h.schlosser85@csuohio.edu for details.

Tuesday, June 1st: Deadline for current and prospective students to apply for Monte Ahuja College of Business scholarships. Learn more here.

Wednesday, June 2nd: Deadline to apply for the Payne, Nickles & Company scholarship. Learn more and get the application here.

Thursday,  June 10th through Friday, June 11th: Deshpande Symposium to drive innovation and entrepreneurship in higher education. Additional details to follow.

Friday, June 25th: Six Week Summer Session 1 Ends

Saturday, June 26th: Six Week Summer Session 2 Begins

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July 2021:

Monday, July 5th: July 4th Holiday Observed. University Holiday there are no classes and offices are closed.​​​​​​​

Friday, July 9th: Eight Week Summer Session Ends

Friday, July 23rd: Ten Week Summer Session 1 Ends

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August 2021:

Friday, August 6th: Six Week Summer Session 2 Ends and Twelve Week Summer Session Ends

Saturday, August 21st: Fall 2021 Semester Begins

Thursday, August 19th through Sunday, August 22nd: Executive MBA Manager's Workshop. (Saturday, August 29th presentations) Please contact Heather Schlosser at h.schlosser85@csuohio.edu for more information.

Monday, August 23rd: First weekday of classes for the Fall 2021 Semester

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Fall 2021

Monday, September 6th: Labor Day. University Holiday there are no classes and offices are closed.

Tuesday, October 12th: Columbus Day Observed. No classes. University offices are open.

Monday, October 11th through Sunday, October 17th: Midterms Week.

Thursday, November 11th: Veterans Day. University Holiday there are no classes and offices are closed.

Thursday, November 25th through Sunday, November 28th: Thanksgiving Holiday. No classes and offices are closed.

Friday, December 3rd: Last day of classes for the Fall Semester

Monday, December 6th through Saturday, December 11th: Finals Week

Sunday, December 12th: Commencement

 

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