Spring 2015 New Students MBA Residency Schedule

Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga

(Subject to change)

Please note that there are two schedules below, one for Executive Assessment and Development (MBA) and one for Leading in a Civilian Context (MBA-V).  

New Students (MBA): Executive Assessment and Development and Scanning the Business Environment

Thursday, Feb. 5

Coffee and tea available from 1:45 to 2:15 p.m.

TimeEvent
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. residency check-in
1 – 2:15 p.m. MBA program orientation
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. IDAs – process guidelines and demonstrations
4 – 5:30 p.m. MBA students meet with aAdvisors
5:30 – 7 p.m. dinner, welcome and speaker 
7 – 9 p.m. Learning Journeys, student panel and networking

Friday, Feb. 6

Coffee and tea available from 10:30 to 11 a.m. and from 2 to 2:30 p.m.

TimeEvent
7:30 – 9 a.m. breakfast 
9 – 9:15 a.m. School for Graduate Studies overview
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. SUNY ESC library
10:30 a.m. - noon effective interpersonal communication
noon –  1 p.m. lunch
1 – 2:15 p.m. understanding the competing values framework
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. business ethics discussion
3:45 – 5 p.m. how to approach a case study
5 – 5:30 p.m. mixer (cash bar) 
5:30 – 7 p.m. dnner 
7 – 9 p.m. MBA alumni final project presentation 

Saturday, Feb. 7

TimeEvent
7:30 – 9 a.m. breakfast
9 – 11:45 a.m. scanning the business environment: case method
11:45 a.m. – noon new MBA rsidency wap-up 

Need Help with Moodle?

One-to-ne assistance available on Thursday,9 a.m. – 2 p.m., and Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. 


Veteran and Military Pathway (MBA-V): Leading in a Civilian Context and Scanning the Business Environment

Thursday, Feb. 5

Coffee and tea available from 1:45 to 2:15 p.m.

TimeEvent
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. residency check-in 
1 – 2:15 p.m. MBA program orientation
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. IDAs – process guidelines and demonstrations
4 – 5:30 p.m. MBA students meet with advisors
5:30 – 7 p.m. dinner, welcome and speaker
7 – 9 p.m. Learning Journeys, student panel and networking

Friday, Feb. 6

Coffee and tea available from 10:30 to 11 a.m. and from 2 to 2:30 p.m.

TimeEvent
7:30 – 9 a.m. breakfast 
9 – 10:15 a.m. leading in a civilian context
10:30 a.m. - noon effective interpersonal communication
noon –  1 p.m. lunch
1 – 2:15 p.m. understanding the competing values framework
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. business ethics discussion
3:45 – 5 p.m. how to approach a case study
5 – 5:30 p.m. mixer (cash bar) 
5:30 – 7 p.m. dinner
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. MBA alumni final project presentation

Saturday, Feb. 7

TimeEvent
7:30 – 9 a.m. breakfast
9 – 11:45 a.m. scanning the business environment: case method
11:45 a.m. – noon new MBA residency wrap-up

Need Help with Moodle?

One-to-one assistance available on Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., and Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.