///Professional MBA Orientation

Professional MBA Orientation

Professional MBA Orientation 2019-08-14T15:44:20-05:00

Fall 2019 Schedule

Location: Capital Square Suite 160, 400 Locust St. Des Moines, Iowa

Attire: Business Casual

Monday, August 26
5:30-5:40 p.m. Welcome from the Ivy College of Business Dean
David Spalding, Raisbeck Endowed Dean
5:40-5:45 p.m. Ivy MBA Staff Introductions
Ron Ackerman, Director of MBA Admissions and Student Services
Nick Sloan, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment
Mark Peterson, Director of Graduate Career Services
Tabatha Carney, Assistant Director of Graduate Career Services
Debbie Johnson, Graduate Programs Office Manager
5:45-6:05 p.m. Student Introductions
Nick Sloan, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment
6:05-6:30 p.m. Ivy MBA Program Overview
Dr. Jackie Rees Ulmer, Associate Dean for Professional Masters Programs
6:30-7:00 p.m. Reflections on Professional MBA Experience
Second-year Professional MBA Students
7:00-7:30 p.m. Faculty Expectations & Introductions
Dr. Jim Summers, Associate Professor of Management
Chair, Ivy MBA Core Faculty
7:30 p.m. Reception with MBA Core Faculty at Court Avenue Brewing
Wednesday, August 28
5:30-6:00 p.m. Dinner with Teams & Team Photos
6:00-8:30 p.m. StrengthsFinder Workshop
Donna Gilligan, Consultant, Organizational and Individual Performance