Biz@Bear Reading Group

Biz@Bear reading group students meet weekly to discuss real world business challenges with COB faculty. Topics include:

  • the use of personality tests in employee hiring
  • the legality of dating coworkers
  • the gig economy
  • and more!

The group will begin on September 10th and meets Thursdays from 6 to 7:30 pm. Dinner is provided. Students who participate fully are awarded a $250 scholarship.

Applications for the Fall 2020 semester are now closed. If you are interested in participating in the Spring 2020 reading group, or if you have other questions, please contact Zachary Burt at zburt1@uca.edu.

Upcoming Speaker Events

  • TBD

Past Events

  • Startup Stories: Angela Mahan of Rabbit Ridge Farms – Wednesday, September 18, 11:30 a.m. at UCA Makerspace
  • Startup Stories: Maggie Glover of Glover Fitness – Wednesday, October 2, 11:30 a.m. at UCA Makerspace
  • John Quiñones – Thursday, October 3, 7 p.m. at Reynolds Performance Hall
  • Nan Alexander Doyal – Tuesday, November 5, 1:40 p.m. at College of Business Auditorium
  • Dr. Alicia Plemmons – Tuesday, November 19, 1:40 p.m. at College of Business Auditorium
  • Startup Stories: Erin Conner of Share the Love – Wednesday, November 20, 11:30 a.m. at UCA Makerspace
  • Dr. Temple Grandin – Thursday, January 30, 7:30 p.m. at Reynolds Performance Hall

 


This program is cosponsored by the Biz@Bear Residential Hall College and the Arkansas Center for Research in Economics.