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Monday November 3rd
5:00pm - 5:00pm
Topper Tank Elevator Pitch Competition Email Deadline
Description:

Students interested in making a 90-second pitch in front of local business leaders need to submit a 250-word email describing their business idea by TODAY!

Friday November 7th
8:00am - 11:30am
Business Executive Advisory Council Meeting
Location: Augenstein Alumni Center
2:00pm - 2:00pm
ECON+ Workshop - Dr. Sebastian Leguizamon
Location: GH 437
Description:

Dr. Sebastion Leguizamon is a Senior Lecturer at Vanerbilt University. His research interests are in state and local public finance, public policy and regional economics.

Saturday November 8th
10:30am - 12:30pm
Homecoming Brunch!
Location: Grise Hall 2nd Floor Lobby
Description:

Come celebrate Homecoming with your friends in the Gordon Ford College of Business! Have lunch, catch up with your professors and friends, then enjoy the rest of the activities all across campus.

Thursday November 13th
6:00pm
Topper Tank Elevator Pitch Competition
Location: Grise Hall 141
Description:

Student inventors and entrepreneurs are given the opportunity to pitch their ideas in front of local business leaders, who are serving as Topper Tank judges. Students have 90 seconds to present their business idea and will answer questions.

Winners will receive a cash prize and enjoy a dinner with the judges to further discuss the business idea.

Students interested in entering should submit a 250 word description of their idea via email to entrepreneurship@wku.edu by 5 p.m. on Monday, November 3.

Wednesday November 19th
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Economics Senior Conference
Location: GH 4th Floor Lobby
Description:

Each semester our seniors in economics show off their research skills with a poster conference. Our seniors conduct independent research, prepare a poster presentation, and present their posters to faculty. Prizes are awarded to the top research papers.

4:00pm - 6:00pm
PEAK Senior Summit
Location: Grise Hall Auditorium
Description:

An event specifically for our graduating seniors -- learn about how to negotiate job offers, financial matters, and how to handle your newly graduated self.

Refreshments provided.

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