IBA’s First International Dessert Night!

IBA’s first international dessert night was a success! The Miel Patisserie had lots of yummy treats to offer; lots of different kinds of chocolate, macaron flavors, pastries, and cakes, along with all kinds of teas and coffees to add to the side. All members and officers sat around enjoying their treats and talking about a Read more about IBA’s First International Dessert Night![…]

The Importance of International Business

International business can lead to amazing opportunities around the world. Over the past summer, I was able to travel to Colombia and explore this beautiful country. Everywhere I walked there were coffee and plantain plants all around the area; two main crops grown in Colombia. Throughout my trip, I learned more and more about the Read more about The Importance of International Business[…]

Recap: Job/Internship Hunting Tips Workshop

The Professional Development Series continued into last Wednesday’s GBM with a job/internship hunting workshop led by… Catherine Stier Director of Innovation and Recruiting at Germer International (Recruiting for Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries) Some key takeaways: Utilizing your network is a great way to learn about opportunities. Think outside of just professors. Consider your part time Read more about Recap: Job/Internship Hunting Tips Workshop[…]

IB Career Exploration 9/12

Two weeks ago, Temple University’s CIBER (Center for International Business Education and Research) and the Fox School of Business hosted their 4th semi-annual International Business Career Exploration in the form of an “interactive roundtable discussion.” Topics of conversation included: Globalization, Working Abroad, Import/Export, IB in Trump Era, and Post Grad Tips.   Facilitator: -Bertrand Guillotin Read more about IB Career Exploration 9/12[…]

Joint Picnic with ISA and Feel Good

Over the weekend, members of IBA joined the members of the International Student Association (ISA) and the members of Feel Good (a philanthropic organization that raises money to end hunger) to celebrate campus diversity with a picnic. Attendees were encouraged to bring their favorite snack to share with friends from all over the world. Highlights Read more about Joint Picnic with ISA and Feel Good[…]

E-Board Team Building Workshop

During their weekly executive board meeting, the Directors of IBA welcomed Ms. Ayana Pilgrim-Brown from CSPD (Center for Student Professional Development) for a workshop centered around team building. Officers had a moment of reflection to list their strengths and abilities before working with their team to compose (in both image and qualities) the “ideal team Read more about E-Board Team Building Workshop[…]

First General Body Meeting

Our first General Body Meeting (GBM) was a success! Thanks to all who came out. If you weren’t able to attend on Wednesday (9/5) here’s what you missed: -Meeting this year’s executive board and getting to hear about their interests, hobbies, and advice for freshmen. -Some upcoming volunteering and social events including tomorrow’s trip to the Read more about First General Body Meeting[…]