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Western Marketing Association 4th Annual Regional Conference – Friday, Nov. 5th The Western Marketing Association will be hosting our 4th Annual Regional Conference on Friday, November 5th from 11 AM to 3:30 PM. This will be a hybrid event, everyone is welcome! During our event we will have a total of four speakers and… Read More
Accounting Society Upcoming Events The Accounting Society has several upcoming events featuring accounting firms: October 28th, 4-5 p.m. - Reynolds and Rowella November 11th, 4-5 p.m. - Deloitte Alumni November 18th, 4-5 p.m. - Cirone Friedberg December 2nd, 4-5 p.m. - PKF O'Connor Davies,… Read More
Internship Information Sessions Internship information sessions will be hosted both in-person and virtually throughout the fall semester. Attend to learn how to gain and internship and gain experience. Read More
Help is Here Choose to have your Ancell Commons tutoring session in person or virtually for Fall 2021! Academic Support Centers including the Ancell Commons are working together to ensure that all Western students receive the assistance they need. Tutoring by your WCSU… Read More
Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule Check out the Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule for information on upcoming workshops, internship information sessions, career fairs, and more! Click here for the full schedule Read More
Semester- At-A- Glance-Fall 2021 Check out this awesome Semester-At-A-Glance Calendar to stay organized! Click, download, and fill it out with all your to-dos for the semester.     Read More

Upcoming Events & Announcements:

Accounting Society Upcoming Events The Accounting Society has several upcoming events featuring accounting firms: October 28th, 4-5 p.m. - Reynolds and Rowella November 11th, 4-5 p.m. - Deloitte Alumni November 18th, 4-5 p.m. - Cirone Friedberg December 2nd, 4-5 p.m. - PKF O'Connor Davies,… Read More
Ask a Peer Mentor! Need the kind of advice only a peer can give? Head to Haas or Young Libraries during office hours to chat with a peer mentor. Read More
Speak Your Truth, Own Your Truth: Roundtable Conversations You missed part I, but you can still attend part II! Thursday, December 9, 12-1 p.m.: Part II: Open Discussion: How to Prevent and Respond to Microaggressions Join this WebEx series via the following link: wcsu.webex.com/meet/mrmc   Read More
Launch of LIVESafe App WCSU is launching a new mobile application called LIVESafe in collaboration with the WCSU Police Department.  Using the WCSU LIVESafe app provides users with direct contact through mobile phone/iPad to campus police and other university offices to easily communicate any health… Read More
Internship Information Sessions Internship information sessions will be hosted both in-person and virtually throughout the fall semester. Attend to learn how to gain and internship and gain experience. Read More
Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule Check out the Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule for information on upcoming workshops, internship information sessions, career fairs, and more! Click here for the full schedule Read More

Ancell Commons:

Ancell Commons is Now Hiring! The Ancell Commons is looking to hire Business and JLA majors to tutor for Fall 2022!      Becoming a tutor is the best way to reinforce the concepts you've learned while giving you the satisfaction of knowing you're helping… Read More
Help is Here Choose to have your Ancell Commons tutoring session in person or virtually for Fall 2021! Academic Support Centers including the Ancell Commons are working together to ensure that all Western students receive the assistance they need. Tutoring by your WCSU… Read More
Follow us on social media Ancell Commons is on social media! Click the icons to follow us on Facebook and Instagram.  Read More
Want to be Better at Presentations? Presentation Coaching at the Ancell Commons Presentations are an integral part of a career in business, and preparation is often a critical part of an effective presentation. Practice helps build confidence and polish your speech allowing you to make stunning and… Read More
Excel Certification Revised Policy and Updates Given the nature of a modern accounting curriculum, upper-level accounting courses, such as Cost Accounting, Consolidations, Auditing and Data Analytics in Accounting, are incorporating Excel into the curriculum. Furthermore, employers are increasingly requiring applicants to have Excel skills to be… Read More
Frequently Asked Questions – Ancell Commons This FAQ answers some of the most common questions Ancell Common's staff receives - it goes through the general policies about the Ancell Commons and how to create an appointment with one of the tutors. The Ancell Commons can help… Read More
We’re Here to Help – Ancell Commons We are here to help. Everything you need to know about the Ancell Commons. Read More
Ancell Commons Helps Graduate Students too! Has it been a while since you took Basic Financial Accounting or Business Statistics?  Need a bit of a refresher?  Let our Ancell Commons tutors help work through the fuzzy areas to connect the dots between class lectures and concept… Read More

Kudos & Congrats:

Western Marketing Association’s Achievements 2020-2021 The Western Marketing Association has been up to big things! Check out the group's achievements from 2020-2021: The Western Marketing Association received the following awards at the 2021 Collegiate Conference: Top Small Chapter of the Year  (25 or fewer members)… Read More

Clubs Corner:

Western Marketing Association 4th Annual Regional Conference – Friday, Nov. 5th The Western Marketing Association will be hosting our 4th Annual Regional Conference on Friday, November 5th from 11 AM to 3:30 PM. This will be a hybrid event, everyone is welcome! During our event we will have a total of four speakers and… Read More
Accounting Society Upcoming Events The Accounting Society has several upcoming events featuring accounting firms: October 28th, 4-5 p.m. - Reynolds and Rowella November 11th, 4-5 p.m. - Deloitte Alumni November 18th, 4-5 p.m. - Cirone Friedberg December 2nd, 4-5 p.m. - PKF O'Connor Davies,… Read More
Calling all to the Student Veterans Organization Join the Student Veterans Organization TODAY - click here to learn more about this incredible organization Read More
Join the Westconn Entrepreneurial Society! Click this post to learn more about W.E.S. and watch club advisor Dr. Pauline Assenza in one-of-a-kind video Read More

Student Resources & Opportunities:

Ask a Peer Mentor! Need the kind of advice only a peer can give? Head to Haas or Young Libraries during office hours to chat with a peer mentor. Read More
The Importance of Attending Career Fairs Check out this graphic to help you understand the importance of attending career fairs during your time at WCSU, then head to the Career Success Center's website to learn more. Read More
2022 Legislative Internship Program with the Connecticut General Assembly The Connecticut General Assembly has recently requested candidates apply to their 2022 Legislative Internship Program. Interns receive: -direct placement with a state legislator -excellent experience and career support -WCSU credit as per CED 297 program requirements -part time and full… Read More
Internship Information Sessions Internship information sessions will be hosted both in-person and virtually throughout the fall semester. Attend to learn how to gain and internship and gain experience. Read More
Help is Here Choose to have your Ancell Commons tutoring session in person or virtually for Fall 2021! Academic Support Centers including the Ancell Commons are working together to ensure that all Western students receive the assistance they need. Tutoring by your WCSU… Read More
Semester- At-A- Glance-Fall 2021 Check out this awesome Semester-At-A-Glance Calendar to stay organized! Click, download, and fill it out with all your to-dos for the semester.     Read More
Destress and Embrace Your Wellbeing     The Institute for Holistic Health Studies at Western Connecticut State University welcomes you to explore their various activities and programs to manage your stress throughout your college career and throughout life. Take a minute to explore their Stress… Read More
Getting Connected is Easier Than Ever! Getting connected is easier than ever. The new and improved W.O.W!(What's On at Western) has officially been launched!   You can access the WOW! by using the myWCSU App as well as wcsu.edu/wow   Read More
Ask the Dean Have a question related to the Ancell School of Business?Ask Dean Dr. David Martin! Simply email him at martindg@wcsu.edu Read More

Career Success Center:

The Importance of Attending Career Fairs Check out this graphic to help you understand the importance of attending career fairs during your time at WCSU, then head to the Career Success Center's website to learn more. Read More
2022 Legislative Internship Program with the Connecticut General Assembly The Connecticut General Assembly has recently requested candidates apply to their 2022 Legislative Internship Program. Interns receive: -direct placement with a state legislator -excellent experience and career support -WCSU credit as per CED 297 program requirements -part time and full… Read More
Understanding & Cleaning Up Your Digital Dirt Wednesday, October 13th, 2-3:30 p.m. Did you know you have an online reputation? Employers KNOW and they are scoping you out when you apply to their jobs. College Admissions Offices are also searching for you online before you are accepting… Read More
LinkedIn Workshop Tuesday, October 26th, 3-4:30 p.m. LinkedIn is the world's most valuable networking tool. 98% of hiring staff are on LinkedIn and use it to scope you out before they decide to call you for an interview. If you aren't on… Read More
“Designing Your Life” 5 Hour Workshop Friday, October 29th, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Designers create worlds and solve problems using design thinking. Why not use this concept to design the type of life you want for yourself for when you graduate college. But why wait… Read More
Internship Information Sessions Internship information sessions will be hosted both in-person and virtually throughout the fall semester. Attend to learn how to gain and internship and gain experience. Read More
Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule Check out the Career Success Center Fall 2021 Schedule for information on upcoming workshops, internship information sessions, career fairs, and more! Click here for the full schedule Read More
Navigating Your Future In The Age Of Covid   The Career Success Center at WCSU brings an amazing resource for students trying to figure out their college life and career path in the midst of a pandemic. View the website to explore a comprehensive guide to navigate your career… Read More
How Can the Career Success Center Help You? The Career Success Center website: a good place to start. Their website is continuously updated with new information, some of which is highlighted below. They also have a new video at the top of the page which can give you… Read More

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