Cultivating Currency: Creating Your Money Landscape


Tuesday, March 11, 2014
noon – 5:00 p.m.
Illini Union

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Keynote address at 1:00 p.m., Illini Union, Rooms B & C
“Starting Small: Preparing for your Financial Future Today”
by Alejo Torres, Senior Outreach Manager for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

The financial decisions you make while in school – at both the undergraduate and graduate level – can impact your future economic and educational opportunities.

Learn how to think smart about your money landscape during this half-day event which includes an information expo, breakout sessions on specific money topics, and keynote address by Alejo Torres.

This event is co-sponsored by the Graduate College and the Office of the Dean of Students, and is funded in part through a grant from the TIAA-CREF and Council of Graduate Schools in partnership with the Provost’s Office, Office of Student Financial Aid, USFSCO Student Money Management Center, and University of Illinois Extension.

This symposium will answer important financial questions asked by
undergraduate and graduate students and is open to the entire campus community.
For more information, please contact the Graduate College at