Jumping into Business | LSU Office of Business Student Success

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Baton Rouge, LA 70803
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Jumping into Business

Jumping into Business is an annual back-to-school event for LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business students. The event is hosted by the Business College Council. All business student organizations participate. Students are invited to take part in various activities including the main event, a Student Organization Fair. During the two-day organization fair, students have the opportunity to learn about and join the college's various organizations while enjoying free snowballs. Each year the members of the Business College Council decide which events will be held during Jumping into Business.  

Jumping into Business 2018: Event Schedule

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. - Student Organization Fair | BEC Courtyard 

Joining a student organization builds friendships, expands your network, and enhances the academic experience, meet representatives of the college’s many student organizations to learn which group best matches your interests and goals. Free snowballs will be served from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. -  Résumé Review & Professional Prep Event | BEC Rotunda

Prepare for upcoming career events by receiving expert advice in a consequence-free environment. The OBSS Professional Development team and business alumni will help polish your résumé and “elevator pitch.” Put your most professional face forward on LinkedIn with a free professional head shot. Make sure to bring your résumé and wear professional business attire. 

Sponsors: Business College Council, Office of Business Student Success, and the LSU Olinde Career Center

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. -  Student Organization Fair | BEC Courtyard

Joining a student organization builds friendships, expands your network, and enhances the academic experience, meet representatives of the college’s many student organizations to learn which group best matches your interests and career goals. Free snowballs will be served from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. -  Dress for Success Fashion Show | BEC Rotunda

The OBSS Diversity and Inclusion team will host a fashion show featuring looks from national brands. See the latest styles and learn the difference between business casual and business professional attire. Come cheer on your classmates as they strut the catwalk during this fun and informative event. 

Past Jumping into Business Events