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International Business Association

  • International Business Association trip to Washington, D.C. in 2015

    Mission of Organization

    The mission of the International Business Association is to disseminate information to increase the awareness of cross-cultural and international business issues. Additionally, IBA fosters world diversity and friendship among its members. The International Business Association encourages its members to have a global outlook and to explore the world of diverse cultures with enthusiasm and respect.

    How to Join

    Please feel free to attend our meetings on Wednesdays, or contact any of the officers listed below for more information. We welcome students of all majors.

    Requirements of Members (Membership Fees, Attendance, etc.)

    Dues are $25 for the semester. All members are highly encouraged to attend weekly meetings; however, they are not mandatory. Members may receive service hours for volunteering or taking part in any community service events hosted by the organization.

    List of Meeting Dates/Times/Locations/Agenda/Handouts

    Meetings are held every Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. in Room 312 of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology.

    List of Events/Activities

    • Various community service, fundraising, and social activities throughout the semester.
    • Guest speakers
    • Study Abroad presentations
    • Resume workshop
    • International Dinner Night is hosted once a month
    • Chipotle fundraiser
    • Pie in the Face fundraiser
    • Humane Society Community Service
    • Clothing and canned food drive
    • ASC Conference in Washington, D.C. in October
    • New York City trip in the spring semester
    Officers
    Role
    Name
    E-mail
     
    Advisor Abbas Ali aaali@iup.edu
    President        
    April Ahsan
    mjtv@iup.edu
    Vice President  Kris Seminario bvdv@iup.edu   
    Secretary  Brighton Plauger hdfw@iup.edu  
    Treasurer  Bailey Christine  qmjv@iup.edu   
    Event Coordinator  Sierra Wareham
    pftv@iup.edu