Belk College graduate student orientation: photo gallery

Thursday, August 23, 2018
Fall 2018 kicks off with orientation for incoming graduate students: photo gallery of event

We are proud to welcome the incoming Belk College of Business graduate students!  The Belk College graduate students attending orientation represesnted many of the programs, including Mater of Accountancy (MACC), MBA, M.S. in Economics, M.S. in Management, M.S. in Mathematical Finance and M.S. in Real Estate,  The faculty and staff of the Belk College enjoyed meeting our incoming students at last week’s orientation, and we look forward to a productive, engaging and fulfilling academic journey.  

Following are several moments from the successful event, capturing the excitement, energy and enthusiasm of the new academic year.  



Master of Accountancy students enjoyed their accounting-specific orientation, including a panel discussion among professional accounting staff.  Thank you to the partners, staff and guest speakers for your support and participation!

Photo left:  Accounting professionals visit as panelists to discuss the profession with incoming MACC students.




Students attended break out sessions to learn more about their specific program.  

Photo left:  The M.S. in Mathematical Finance Program Director, Dr. Weidong Tian, introduces students to global dual degrees opportunities.





Photo left:  James Frison, Director of Merchandising for Lowe's Companies, Inc., and international philanthropist, provided an engaging and motivational keynote address for the incoming students. The Belk College of Business thanks Mr. Frison for his message of inspiration!






The Belk College of Business welcomes the incoming class of MBA students!

Following the presentations, attendees enjoyed a reception that allowed students, presenters, faculty, staff and alumni to make connections and enjoy a strong start to a new school year together.  Thank you to all graduate program alumni who attended orientation.

Photo left:  Barbora Silvoska, MACC ‘16, discusses the programs and opportunities from her perspective as an experienced tax associate at PwC.






 Belk College faculty, including Dr. Jack Cathey, Master of Accountancy Program Director, enjoy teaching in the Center City campus, just steps away from major accounting firms, financial institutions and corporate headquarters.