We are excited to invite all College of Business freshmen to consider a unique class offering for the fall 2017 semester:
BADM/ENG 261 – Technology & Management Seminar.
Below is a brief description of the course. Students wishing to be considered for 1 of the 65 seats in this course may apply by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, March 28. Students will be notified on Monday, April 3, if they have been selected to take this class.
Link to application
To learn more about this seminar and The Hoeft Technology & Management Program, we strongly encourage students to attend one of two information sessions this week:
· Tuesday, March 14, 5-6 pm, in room 114 Transportation Building
· Wednesday, March 15, 5-6 pm, in room 2011 Business Instructional Facility (BIF)
Students can also find more information on the program’s website and the Hoeft Technology & Management Program page on Facebook.
While selection for this seminar does not imply automatic selection for The Hoeft Technology & Management (T&M) Program, this seminar offers students unique insights into the program and some opportunities offered to current students in the T&M Program. Participation in this seminar is not required to be considered for the T&M Program. The application period for the T&M Program will take place over winter break.
John and Trang
John Quarton, Director – The Hoeft Technology & Management Program
Trang Pham, Associate Director – The Hoeft Technology & Management Program
TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT SEMINAR
The T&M Seminar meets weekly and is only offered during the fall semester to a total of 65 business and engineering students. The course features presentations by senior executives from several of the nation’s leading corporations from a variety of industries. Each week, executives share their personal experiences and talk about issues that face their companies and their careers.
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing as of the start of the fall 2017 semester and consent of instructor
Instructors: John Quarton/Trang Pham, firstname.lastname@example.org, (217) 244-5752
Class: One credit hour (counts towards honors status in the College of Business)
Meets: Fridays during the fall semester only, 12 – 12:50 p.m.
This course provides a unique opportunity for undergraduate students to explore the Technology & Management minor and learn from senior executives who share their experiences and expertise. In addition to attending weekly presentations, each student has the opportunity to host one of the speakers and attend a luncheon with him/her after the classroom session.
Senior executives from as many as ten companies participate, including many of the corporate affiliates of The Hoeft Technology & Management Program.