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Throughout the year, The Bill Munday School of Business hosts events to provide students with relevant skills and career experiences, connect them with Austin business leaders, and create a strong, engaging community they can join as Hilltopper alumni

How I Survived My Startup Pivot
a Fireside Chat featuring Suzi Sosa, CEO of Verb, Inc.

Tuesday, February 12
Jones Global Events Center  |  6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Hear from the CEO of Verb, Inc., a talent development platform that combines skill development with social impact opportunities to create purpose-driven leaders.

Suzi Sosa

Homecoming and Family Weekend
Lightning Lectures

Saturday, February 16
Trustee Hall 104 and 113  |  10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Start your morning with a light breakfast, and hear from four Bill Munday School of Business faculty members, as they present their impactful research.

Lightning Lectures

Homecoming and Family Weekend
Gameday Tailgating

Saturday, February 16
Lot L (Behind Ragsdale Center)  |  12:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Swing by the school's tailgate tent on gameday, and grab a bite to eat, snag some giveaways, and mingle with alumni, faculty/staff and students.

Gameday Tailgating

Bloomberg for Beginners
a Training Session

Tuesday, February 26
Carter Auditorium (JBWS 186)  |  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

A Bloomberg representative will walk you through the supporting features of the Terminal, a platform that provides access to security data, analytics and news.

Bloomberg Terminal

Distinguished Marketer Speaker Series
featuring Wes Laird, Chief Marketing Officer of USAA

Monday, March 4
Carter Auditorium (JBWS 186)  |  6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Hear the CMO of USAA discuss his customer-driven approach and how he delivers business results through building and inspiring talented teams.

Wes Laird, USAA

iChallenge on the Hilltop
Business Plan Competition

Saturday, April 6
Capital Factory (Voltron Room, First Floor)  |  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Watch student teams present their bold ideas for new businesses, apps, products or services in the culminating Business Plan Competition.

Business Plan Competition

The Bill Munday School of Business Speaker Series
featuring Heather Brunner, CEO of WP Engine

Tuesday, April 23
Jones Global Events Center  |  6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Hear from the CEO of WP Engine, a company that provides managed WordPress hosting for mission critical sites around the world.

Red Doors Revelry

Graduate Business Student Association Events

Throughout the academic year, the Graduate Business Student Association (GBSA) hosts happy hours, networking events, panels and speaking engagements for students in the MBA and MACT programs. St. Edward's University students and alumni are welcome to attend all events as appropriate.

Happy Hours

Saturdays – January 19, February 9, March 2, March 9, April 6, May 4
Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden  |  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Family Game Night

Friday, March 29
Capital One Cafe  |  7:00 – 9:00 p.m.