This summer there will be two courses offered in China through UMass Boston – Entrepreneurship in the U.S. & China and China Today: People, Culture, & Society.
Students will earn academic credit while being able to experience the wonder which is China. No prior knowledge of Chinese language is required and anyone who is curious as to “what is going on in China” is welcome to apply!
We will be hosting an information session about this trip next Tuesday, March 11, at 5:30pm. We encourage you to join us! Please RSVP to GradCM@umb.edu – we will finalize the location shortly.
To read more about this trip, visit http://www.umb.edu/academics/caps/international/china_mba
*This is an EXTERNAL internship opportunity. Applications should not be sent to the College of Management. Interested applicants should apply through the job ad located at: http://careers.covidien.com/job/2014010000/summer-intern-internal-audit
The Finance Audit Intern position within the Corporate Audit Group reports to a Finance Audit Manager. The Intern is tasked with assisting Finance Audit team in performing control and operations review of Covidien’s domestic and international operations. The Finance Audit Intern will also assist in conducting finance project reviews and oversight. The Finance Audit Intern will be involved in the execution of audit and preparation of workpapers as well as providing support on projects within the Corporate Audit team. The Finance Audit Intern will get an opportunity to interact with operational and financial management personnel across various functions and operating segments within the company.
- Assist in conducting audits of financial operations and financial projects including analysis of business data.
- Assigned to a team of staff, senior and/or manager and will be responsible for conducting independent tasks.
- Co-ordinate (as part of the Finance Audit team) with other audit teams during integrated audit planning, execution and reporting.
- Assist in work-paper documentation and assembly. Provide concise and meaningful updates to Senior Auditors and Finance Audit Manager.
- Assist in providing effective recommendations and solutions to issues identified during the audit execution.
- Interact with various levels of the organization, including Senior Management in business and Corporate Audit organization.
- Knowledge of Finance Audit tools and methodologies like ACL is a plus.
*This is an EXTERNAL internship opportunity. Applications should not be sent to the College of Management. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and the names of three current references to Andrew Vatistas, Marketing Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Students must be eligible to receive course credit in order to be eligible for this internship.
Athletic Marketing Graduate Internship – Harvard University
The Harvard University Department of Athletics is currently accepting applications for a 10-month internship in Athletic Marketing and Promotions. The intern will report directly to the Associate Athletic Director of Sales and Marketing and the Marketing Manager. Responsibilities include: assisting in the development and implementation of marketing plans; creating and executing promotions for all 41 Varsity programs, especially concentrated on football, men’s and women’s hockey, men’s and women’s basketball and men’s lacrosse; increasing attendance through group sales initiatives; in particular managing youth team programs. Day-to-day duties include, but are not limited to: updating marketing content on the website; game-day planning, writing scripts; set up/ breakdown of promotions; distribution of marketing collateral throughout the University and in the Boston area; fulfilling sponsorship commitments, building community relations, and growing database. The individual will also be involved with marketing and working with various student groups to enhance the game day experience for all varsity sports programs. Other responsibilities include overseeing the Crimson Kids Club, supervising student assistants, and soliciting group ticket sales and program advertising sales.
A highly motivated individual is desired with excellent communication and interpersonal skills required. Previous experience in promotions, marketing, and event management is highly beneficial. Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop is required. Familiarity with multimedia technology, such as computer and video management is preferred.
The anticipated start date of the internship is August 1, 2013, with an anticipated end date of May 31, 2015.
This is a reminder that the deadline to submit applications for graduation is Friday, March 14.
All applications should go directly to the registrar’s office, without the Graduate Program Director signature. The applications will be forwarded to us to review following the March 14 deadline.
Graduation applications can be found at http://www.umb.edu/registrar/graduation/applying_for_graduation. Please note that students completing a 2nd degree, and certificate students, have a separate application.
*This is an external internship opportunity. Please follow the links below to apply directly to The Marble Collection.*
The Marble Collection [TMC] is a nonprofit organization that publishes the only print and digital magazine of the arts for and by Massachusetts teens and offers a one-to-one e-Mentoring Workshop, in which college students mentor teens through the publication process. Interns help manage the organization and mentor local teens. Positions are available to qualified undergrad and graduate students: Literature Editor, Art Juror, Communication Executive, Grant Writer, Development Executive, Event Planner, and Accounting Manager.
- Gain leadership experience in your field of study
- Build your resume
- Network with like-minded peers
- Make a difference in your community
APPLY TODAY! www.themarblecollection.org/GET-INVOLVED
For more information contact: Deanna Elliot at Deanna@themarblecollection.org
*Please RSVP to GradCM@umb.edu*
We invite you to join us at the below information sessions to talk with faculty in your programs, meet new fellow students, and learn more about the MBA specializations and career paths in each field. Graduate program advisors will also be present.
Each session is drop-in style and refreshments will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there! Below is the complete schedule:
Management Science & Information Systems
Monday, February 24th
Location: Campus Center 3rd Floor Rm 3545
*also learn about our new Business Analytics and Healthcare Informatics certificates!
Accounting & Finance
Wednesday, February 26th
Location: Campus Center 2nd Floor Rm 2540
Management & Marketing
Monday, March 10th
Location: Campus Center, 2nd Floor Rm 2540
Are you interested in completing an IT-related specialization, or doing the MSIT program as a second degree? Join us tonight for a drop-in information session and meet with our IT faculty and program advisors. The session will be from 4:30pm-6:00pm in the Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Room 3545. Refreshments will be served!
You will also be able to hear about our new online certificate offerings in Business Analytics and Healthcare Informatics. Completing these certificates does not extend the program in most cases, and help to further distinguish yourself in the job market. This session is also valuable for students interested in the following specializations:
Supply Chain & Service Management
Covidien is a large international medical device manufacturer that welcomes diversity. They are currently looking for interns in the following departments:
- IT Audit
- Data Analytics Audit
Click the links below to view job descriptions and application instructions:
IT Audit – Summer Intern
Internal Audit Data Specialist
The Office of Graduate Studies and the English Department continue to pilot new forms of writing support.? We are announcing an additional pilot focusing on writing tutoring.
If you would like one-on-one, ”on-demand” peer tutoring, please visit the new wiki-site to schedule a tutoring session. Tutoring starts this week. Here is the link: http://grad-writing-collaborative.wikispaces.umb.edu/home
As the wiki-site makes clear, we are offering two forms of writing tutoring:
–1. one hour “drop in” tutoring sessions: students come to pre-set tutoring hours held in the English Department (Wheatley 6th floor)
–2. one hour “appointment” tutoring sessions: contact the English Department for a tutor match; the students and tutor arrange for a tutoring appointment
Visit the wiki-site for more information, or feel free to contact us. Thank you!
Due to the forecast of inclement weather, tonight’s “Getting Started in Business” workshop will be cancelled. A new date will be made available as soon as possible.
Sign up today by completing the application package and win $5,000 cash! This year we will be using www.leancanvas.com to manage the application process. If you have questions regarding the application package please come to the workshop on Monday February 10th from 4pm-5pm. Please RSVP to email@example.com with “Lean Canvas Workshop” in the subject to attend.