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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 BuildingPlease note that not all College of Business events appear on the University calendar.


February 2020:

Tuesday, February 18th: Beta Alpha Psi Meeting to host Meaden & Moore from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Tuesday, February 18th: How To Create A Side Hustle - Social Media Marketing featuring Anne Skoch, founder of Anne Cate from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308).  Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, February 18th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, February 18th: Deadline to register for The Cleveland Chapter of the IMA: Credit Card Fraud and White Collar Crime in the Student Center Ballroom on February 27th. You must register by February 18th to attend on February 27th. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Wednesday, February 19th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host a Startup Vikes Mentorship Day from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, February 19th: Coffee with a Closer featuring Matt Onifer, Enterprise Account Manager for Forcepoint Corp. 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 220. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, February 19th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is Counting Cards in Biotech. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, February 20th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, February 20th: How To Create A Side Hustle - Social Media Marketing featuring Anne Skoch, founder of Anne Cate from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and register here.

Thursday, February 20th: Grant Thornton to visit the College of Business. Details to be announced soon.

Thursday, February 20th: Career Services to offer office hours in the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Stop on in, ask questions about your resume or get interviewing help! For more information, please contact careers@csuohio.edu.

Friday, February 21st: Deadline for Employers to register for the Spring 2020 Business Career and Internship Expo. Get the details here.

Friday, February 21st: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Cleveland Invest in Your Career Day. 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM at the Holiday Inn -Rockside. Learn more and get the details here. Registration is required and the event is free.

Friday, February 21st: Mock Interview Day at Career Services! Receive real-life interview experience in a safe, practice setting with top area employers. RSVPs are required. 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM in Rhodes Tower West, Room 280. RSVP here today.

Friday, February 21st through Sunday, February 23rd: Startup Vikes 2020. Learn more here.

Saturday, February 22nd: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today

Saturday, February 22nd: Beta Alpha Psi to host the Intercollegiate Ethics Case Competition. 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM in the Atrium of Waetjen Hall. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Monday, February 24th: Get Your Resume Expo Ready! 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in BU 220. Bring a hard copy of your resume or your laptop with your resume on it. In this hands-on session, you will transform it to be Expo excellent. This session is brought to you by Michelle Dusek from Penske. Register here.

Tuesday, February 25th: How To Create A Side Hustle - Basic Financial Leadership featuring current CSU student Jessica Yox of Two One Fix Bicycle. 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308).  Register here.

Tuesday, February 25th: Beta Alpha Psi to host Korn Ferry Career Advice from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, February 25th: The American Marketing Association will have their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact the AMA at clevelandstateama@gmail.com.

Tuesday, February 25th: 60 Seconds To Make A First Impression! 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 220. Learn how to sell yourself to an employer by making a memorable first impression that captures an employer's attention - in a good way! This session is brought to you by Toni Paoletta of the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence. Register here.

Tuesday, February 25th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Location TBD. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, February 25th: Innovation Sprints with Flashstarts: Growth Acronyms - KPIs, CACs & LTV. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, February 25th: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Learn more about our MBA and graduate business degree programs in our information session from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 219 (Student Services Office). Register here today.

Wednesday, February 26th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host "Business... in the Ocean" from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, February 26th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is Hedge Funds Are Dead - Long Live Hedge Funds! It is $20.00 for students to attend. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, February 26th: Speed Mock Interviews! 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM in BU 220. During this event, an employer will ask you interview questions, then provide feedback on your performance in a low-pressure, no stress environment. This is a great way to practice, get feedback and prepare for the Expo and follow-up interviews. This session is brought to you by Brittany Korth of Northwestern Mutual and George Marountas from Fifth Third Bank Register here.

Thursday, February 27th: Business Card Or No Business Card? Professional Networking 101. 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 220. Learn the art of networking. From how to build rapport, maintain a conversation and ask for follow-up (either with or without a business card) you will learn tips and tricks to help you build business relationships now and in the future. This session is brought to you by Toni Paoletta of the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence. Register here.

Thursday, February 27th: How To Create A Side Hustle - Basic Financial Leadership featuring current CSU student Jessica Yox of Two One Fix Bicycle. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Register here.

Thursday, February 27th: The Cleveland Chapter of the IMA to host Credit Card Fraud and White Collar Crime in the Student Center Ballroom. You must register by February 18th to attend. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Friday, February 28th: Get Your Resume Expo Ready! 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in BU 220. Bring a hard copy of your resume or your laptop with your resume on it. In this hands-on session, you will transform it to be Expo excellent. This session is brought to you by Molly Phelps of FastenalBrittany Korth of Northwestern Mutual and George Marountas from Fifth Third Bank Register here.

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March 2020:

Sunday, March 1st: Deadline to apply for the American Institute of CPA scholarships - 3:00 PM. Learn more here.

Monday, March 2nd: Deadline to apply for Grant Thornton's Summer Leadership Program, GT Impact 2020. Learn more here.

Monday, March 2nd: Career Services to offer office hours in the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Stop on in, ask questions about your resume or get interviewing help! For more information, please contact careers@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, March 3rd: Day with Rea. Rea & Associates will host information tables in the College of  Business and Beta Alpha Psi will host the firm during their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 3rd: Rea & Associates will visit the College of Business and host an information table outside of the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence (BU 327) from  12:30 PM to 5:00 PM. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com

Tuesday, March 3rd: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. Visiting will be Rob Gillespie, "The House Guy". For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 4th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host Networking with Speed from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Thursday March 5th through Friday March 6th: The Financial Management Association Finance Leaders Conference in New York. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Thursday, March 5th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, March 5th: The Spring Business Career and Internship Expo. 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Student registration is open! Get the details here. Employers to be announced after February 21, 2020.

Saturday, March 7th: Goal Setting. Executive MBA Current students and alumni panel discussion and lunch. 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM on the third floor. Learn more and RSVP here.

Sunday, March 8th through Sunday, March 15th: Spring Break. No Classes. University offices are open.

Thursday, March 12th: Tax Planning for Your Business workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Wednesday, March 14th: Beta Alpha Psi to host BDO. 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 17th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. Visiting will be Finance (Undergrad) and MBA alumnus Kamaal Shakkour and other representatives from PNC Bank. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 18th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host a speaker from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 18th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is Investing in Disruptive Technology: Autonomous Ride-hailing and 3D Printing with Tasha Keeney from Ark Investment Management. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Register here.

Thursday, March 19th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Friday, March 20th: Friday Founders featuring Cal Al-Dhubaib, Founder and CEO of PanData 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, March 20th: Get your resume ready for applying for career and internship positions! Visit Career Services for Resume RX. 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM in Rhodes Tower West - Room 280. No RSVP/registration is required - walk-ins are welcome!

Saturday, March 21st: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

Tuesday, March 24th: The American Marketing Association will have their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact the AMA at clevelandstateama@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 24th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. Visiting will be Finance (undergrad) and MBA alum, Katie Sheehan. Katie is a Portfolio Manager for Fairport Wealth and Luma Wealth Advisors. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, March 24th: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Learn more about our MBA and graduate business degree programs in our information session from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 219 (Student Services Office). Register here today.

Wednesday, March 25th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host Successful Social Strategy workshop from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, March 25th: Beta Alpha Psi to host professional speakers from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Wednesday, March 25th: Coffee with a Closer featuring James Kandrac, President and Founder of UCG Technologies. 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 220. Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, March 25th: Beta Alpha Psi to host BDO from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Friday, March 27th: Mock Interview Day at Career Services! Receive real-life interview experience in a safe, practice setting with top area employers. RSVPs are required. 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM in Rhodes Tower West, Room 280. RSVPs to open soon.

Tuesday, March 31st: Deadline to apply for the Ohio Society of CPAs Accounting Careers Leadership Academy. Learn more about this opportunity on May 14th and 15th and get the application details here.

Tuesday, March 31st: Career Services to offer office hours in the Bernie Moreno Center for Sales Excellence from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Stop on in, ask questions about your resume or get interviewing help! For more information, please contact careers@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, March 31st: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, March 31st: Innovation Sprints with Flashstarts: Raising $$$$. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Tuesday, March 31st: Deadline for Operations & Supply Chain Management Student Organization members to apply for the Institute for Supply Management scholarship. Learn more and get the application here.

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April 2020:

Wednesday, April 1st: The Entrepreneurship Club will host "Business... in A Fantasy Land" from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Thursday, April 2nd: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, April 4th: Spring Open House. Details to be announced soon.

Saturday, April 4th: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

Monday, April 6th: KPMG to host roundtable and panel discussions with local internal audit leaders, off-site at the Embassy Suites in Independence. Students interested in attending should contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 7th: The American Marketing Association will have their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact the AMA at clevelandstateama@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 7th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 8th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host Taming Your Team from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 8th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is US Economic Outlook 2020 and Beyond presented by Loretta Mester, chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Register here.

Thursday, April 9th: Tax Planning for Your Business workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, April 14th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 15th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host Counting Your Costs from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 15th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is 2020 GIPS Standards World Tour presented by Ken Robinson of the CFA Institute. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Register here.

Thursday, April 16th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Monday, April 20th through Friday, April 24th: Tech Week 2020 - presented by the Greater Cleveland Partnership. Additional details to be available soon.

Monday, April 20th: Beta Alpha Psi to host Multicultural Potluck. 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 220. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 21st: Beta Alpha Psi to host PwC from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 21st: The American Marketing Association will have their meeting from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please contact the AMA at clevelandstateama@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 21st: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, April 21st: Make Cleveland State your destination for grad school! Learn more about our MBA and graduate business degree programs in our information session from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in BU 219 (Student Services Office). Register here today.

Wednesday, April 22nd: The Entrepreneurship Club will host Capturing Your Capital from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 22nd: Beta Alpha Psi to host Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at CSU, Ronnie Dunn from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in BU 118. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Wednesday, April 22nd: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is Alternative Risk Premia and the Quest for Diversification. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Registration to open soon. 

Friday, April 24th: Beta Alpha Psi Goes Pro Event - on-site visit at Sherwin-Williams from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 28th: Annual Accounting Banquet. 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM in the Wolstein Center Ballroom. For additional details, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Tuesday, April 28th: The Financial Management Association will meet from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Dean's Office, BU 420. For more information, please contact faculty advisor, Roger Klee at r.klee@csuohio.edu.

Tuesday, April 28th: Innovation Sprints with Flashstarts: MVP and Rapid Prototyping. 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, April 29th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host "Business... on A Beach" from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Wednesday, April 29th: The Financial Management Association invites students to the CFA Society Lunch 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the City Club of Cleveland. The event topic is Event-Driven Investing. It is $20.00 for students to attend. Registration to open soon. 

Wednesday, April 29th: Beta Alpha Psi Initiation - mandatory for new members from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM in BU 118. For additional details, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Thursday, April 30th: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection Conference. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, April 30th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

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May 2020:

Friday, May 1st: Last day of classes, Spring 2020 Semester.

Saturday, May 2nd: Executive MBA Graduation Celebration. Additional details to be announced soon.

Saturday, May 2nd through Friday, May 8th: Final Exam Week.

Thursday, May 7th: Beta Alpha Psi to host their end of year celebration. For more information, please contact Beta Alpha Psi at bapcsuohio@gmail.com.

Friday, May 8th: The Entrepreneurship Club will host an end of year celebration in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Time and details to be announced. All CSU students are welcome. For additional details, please contact the Entrepreneurship Club at entreclub@csuohio.edu.

Saturday, May 9th: Commencement

Thursday, May 14th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, May 16th: The Art of Advancement. Join CSU Executive MBA alumni, faculty and staff for a special exhibition at the Galleries at CSU (works created by recipients of the Department of Art and Design Merit Scholarship) from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Register here today.

Thursday, May 28th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, May 30th: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

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June 2020:

Wednesday, June 3rd: Deadline to apply for the Payne, Nickles & Company, CPAs scholarship open to second, third, fourth and fifth year students with Accounting majors. The scholarship is intended to assist the student in meeting the 150-hour requirement to take the CPA exam. Learn more and get the application here.

Thursday, June 11th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, June 25th: Startup Essentials workshop at the Cleveland State University Small Business Development Center, located in the Cleveland Heights Library. Learn more and register here.

Saturday, June 27th: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

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July 2020:

Saturday, July 18th: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

August 2020:

Saturday, August 1st: Executive MBA Experience 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Sit in on the morning class, the afternoon class or both and have lunch with the current cohort, faculty and staff. Register here today.

Fall 2020:

Friday, October 23rd: 2020 LEDI (Liberia Economic Development Fund Initiative) International Life Changers Awards and Fundraiser. Details to be announced soon. (This event is convened by Cleveland State University business alumni and the co-founders of LEDI. Learn more here.)

 

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