Operations and Supply Chain

This week's Fridays in Austin Alumni/Industry multi-session seminars cover operations and supply chain with representatives from sectors ranging from retail and consumer goods to ecommerce and high tech. RSVP for these multiple opportunities, and come prepared with your questions for these knowledgeable professionals!
- Sustainable food system and sourcing  Austin 222 (Bob’s Red Mill: Bill Lozier & Sherri Merrill)
- E-Commerce and Supply Chain | Austin 270 (NetRush: Chris Marantette, Raj Sapru and Brian Birch)
- Procurement in Public Sector | Austin 216 (State of Oregon: Dianne Lancaster and Karen Edwards)
- Distribution Strategy and Global Operations| Austin 274 (Motion Industries: Eric Gonzalez)
- Supply Chain in High Tech Sector | Austin 388 (Intel: Cliff Parrish)
Outdoor Apparel Supply Chain | Austin 440 (Columbia Sportswear: Gary McCourt and Kylie Penn)
Operations and Supply Chain | DATE: Fri., Feb. 10  |  TIME: 10 & 11 AM  |  PLACE: various


Launch-U: Needs Finding Workshop

oregon state college of businessIn this week’s Launch-U workshop, students will get out of the classroom and build their skills of observing needs and problems to find inspiration for new business and product ideas. Students can choose locations where they want to focus their observations, such as the Beaver Store, libraries, Austin Hall, cafes and more.
Launch-U Workshop  |  DATE: Fri., Feb. 10  |  TIME: 2 pm  |  PLACE: Austin 274

See you there!


Travel Friday to Daimler

Oregon State College of BusinessWe still have a few positions for this Feb. 10 travel day! Apply by Feb. 6 (Today, 11:59 pm). The Daimler Group is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and commercial vehicles. Daimler Financial Services provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance, financial investments, credit cards, and innovative mobility services. Transportation and lunch will be provided; plan to be away from Corvallis from 6 am - 7 pm.



Cogence Group, Financial Forensics and Business Valuation

oregon state college of businessBAP/IMA Meeting “Cogence Group - Opportunities in Consulting”
DATE: Wed., Feb. 8  |  TIME: 6 pm  |  PLACE: 226 Austin


Designers and Volunteers: Boldly Me Fashion Show Info Meeting

Oregon State College of BusinessCalling designers, models and backstage volunteers: the organizational meeting for The Boldly Me Fashion Show is this Friday! The annual show is hosted by DAMchic and Student Health Services to raise awareness about sexual health. Come help make this event a success.
Fashion Show Info Meeting  |  DATE: Fri., Feb. 10  |  TIME: 4:45 pm  |  LOCATION: Student Experience Center 402


Contact DAMchic.assist@oregonstate.edu with any questions or concerns.


The Game of Life: Managing Your First Paycheck and Beyond

oregon state college of businessHave fun and network in a relaxed environment with professionals from our Moss Adams wealth advisors group. It’s the perfect opportunity to learn about the firm as well as how to manage your personal finances. You’ll have the chance to mingle with professionals from the wealth advisors group as well as the recruiting team. Dinner will be provided. We hope to see you!
Game of Life  |  DATE: Mon. Feb. 13  |  TIME: 6 pm  |  PLACE: Austin 183



TERREWODE: Women’s Leadership, Social Entrepreneurship

oregon state college of businessInterested in women’s leadership, social entrepreneurship, or traveling to Uganda? Come hear from Alice Emasu Seruyange, founder and director of TERREWODE, a COB partner organization working on women’s health and rights in Uganda. Alice will be speaking on her experience as a female and a leader in Uganda, the barriers she has overcome, and the lessons she has learned along the way.Sign up→
Terrewode  |  DATE: Mon., Feb. 13  |  TIME: 5 pm  |  PLACE: Austin 126


Robots & Business: Check out the Robotics Club!

oregon state college of businessWe're always looking for more people to help us design/build/market our robots! If you're interested in building robots, check out our projects page on our website for meeting times and locations! If you're interested in becoming a part of our 'business group' that is involved in fundraising, accounting, and marketing (and more) for the largest academic student organizations on campus, email the club President, Nick McComb, and he'll be happy to provide you more information. There are plenty of opportunities for motivated students.

General questions for the club can be directed to OSURCofficers@engr.orst.edu.


Global Formula Racing Seeks Business Students

Oregon state college of businessOregon State's very own Formula Racing team, Global Formula Racing, is one of OSU's most exciting programs and one of the world's most competitive teams. We are looking for business students interested in marketing, finance, information systems, management, public relations, or all of the above. Competing on an international level each year in Michigan, Austria and Germany, our team raises more than $1 million each year in sponsorship from companies like SpaceX, Boeing, Toray, etc. Join the team and get your foot in the door of the motor sports industry and build connections with these prestigious employers!  Team Meetings are every Monday night at 7 pm in Rogers Hall 230. For more information contact phil.thoma@global-formula-racing.com.



Spring Advising Appointments!

It’s time to make your Spring registration advising appointments. All first-year freshmen and first-term transfer students must make the appointment to obtain their new PIN. Other COB students (with a few exceptions: Athletes, DAS, VA benefits, Post-bac students) use the common College PIN 262746. Phase 1 Spring Registration runs from Feb. 26 - Mar. 15. For more information about registering for courses, including how to look up your assigned registration day/time, is available online here.

Tutoring Resources

Are you achieving your academic goals for the term so far?  Here are a few resources which can help you do so:
TUTORING: http://business.oregonstate.edu/sites/business.oregonstate.edu/files/tutoring_resources_for_cob_students_0.pdf
ACADEMIC COACHES: http://success.oregonstate.edu/academic-coaching
STUDY TIPS/STRATEGIES: http://success.oregonstate.edu/learning



COB Buddies Needed

If you would like to meet incoming exchange students and help them navigate OSU and the College of Business when they arrive, sign up to be a COB Buddy! Volunteers needed for incoming Spring 2017 exchange students. Apply Now!



Start a Career in Supply Chain

Although a relatively new specialty, supply chain management careers have quickly gained popularity and prominence in today’s business world. This is largely due to widespread awareness that effective supply chain managers can directly impact the profitability of a company in a positive way. In today’s competitive marketplace, companies need to do everything they can to gain an edge over their rivals – and supply chain management has become the most popular means to this end. Don’t miss your opportunity to meet with company reps from different areas of supply chain. For example, procurement is one of the highest paying supply chain fields. Register through the Fridays in Austin events page.