Ancell School of Business

Ancell School of Business

Ancell Pride

Welcome to the new online home of the Ancell Pride!  

Dec. 6, 2018 Edition

Students, this is your information site for all things Ancell. Please use and share any and all information.
Submissions can be made to Gerri Kennedy, Editor, at
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The Ancell Commons is HIRING! We need peer educators to tutor students this Spring 2019 semester! 

Benefits: Work around your schedule, earn good money, learn leadership skills** and help others!

Visit our online application page @

**Dillon, a former Ancell peer educator and Finance graduate (Spr19) said,  “Being a peer educator taught me excellent leadership skills which not only helped me get my internship with RSM, but was a key factor in RSM’s decision to hire me full-time.”


STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE: Friday, Dec. 7th is the last day of classes.

The Ancell Commons is OPEN during Finals week (Mon., Dec. 10th – Fri., Dec 14th) during regular hours for studying, however, NO Peer Educators will be available during Finals week. 

December Events:
Dec. 7th – Rescheduled!

STRESS-FREE STUDY EVENT: The HPX Club will host an “After Hours Stress-Free Study Event” from 8 to 10 p.m. in the Think Tank of the Westside Classroom Building. Free and open to WCSU students only as part of “Stress-Free Finals Week.”


Happy Holidays to all our students! Elise and I wish everyone a wonderful, relaxing break!

ATTENTION STUDENTS! Have some free time over the break? Want to up your skills in Excel to prep for your first job or your upcoming FIN, ACC and MIS classes? Try these FREE training resources and add to your skills!  

The Learning Express has basic computer training available, offered by the Young Library. See the links below!

Microsoft offers free training in the Office products. For Excel training click here:

LinkedIn offers FREE training upon signing up for a free trial. Click here FMI:


Now available to students is The Learning Express – an online learning resource program sponsored by the Young Library. Also known as PrepStep, this website offers sessions from math skills development to computer skills, and even grad school preparation exam support. Come visit and brush up on your skills!
Tip for the Day: Excel Basics – Excel is THE program every Ancell student needs to know. Check it out!

December Career Services Events 


UPDATED!! The Career Success Center has several excellent internships listed on WestConnWorksInternships for Ancell students include:  

Accounting Interns (2)- Howard Curtis CPA, and Nanavanty, Nanavanty and Davenport LLC; , Management Operations Intern – Scalzo Property Management; Tax Prep Intern – AARP Foundation; Marketing/Social Media Interns – Danbury Westerners, Good Steward, Ridgefield Playhouse and many more! Come log in and see what’s available. Remember, internships are the proven way to get that critical first job after graduation, and is the way most employers hire!
















The Ancell Pride Archive

Ed. Nov 27, 2018