Sixth Annual Wine Tasting & Networking Fundraiser

The GBSAA's Sixth Annual Wine Tasting & Networking Fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 7pm - 9pm at Stella's Casa Capri in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

The evening will feature:
  • Wines and hors d'oeuvres selected by sommelier Robert Mitchell.
  • The chance to network with current and former UW-Parkside MBA & CBEC students, professors, and area business professionals.
  • An opportunity to bid on dozens of unique silent auction items donated by local businesses.

Please use the form below to register and pay:

Wine Tasting Event Admission

Name of Attendee

Name of Guest

Apply for the GBSAA Scholarship

We are now accepting applications for the GBSAA Scholarship for the Spring Semester of 2014.

Any student who is enrolled in the UW-Parkside MBA program and is a legal resident of the United States may apply.

Two scholarships - one for $500 and another for $250 - will be awarded at our annual Wine Tasting Event on Saturday, April 5.

The application deadline is March 15.  Click here to apply.

GBSAA Second Annual Guest Bartending Event

Join the officers of the GBSAA for our Second Annual Guest Bartending Event as we spill beer and pour weak drinks to raise funds to support MBA students and programs at UW-Parkside.

When:  Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 6pm to 10pm
Where:  Mikey's - 10936 Sheridan Rd - Pleasant Prairie
What:  Bring your friends & meet old ones, eat, drink and participate in raffles
Why:  A portion of everything you spend on beverages (and food - so bring your appetite) plus your tips (we promise great, er...good, okay...decent service) plus everything you donate (we take credit cards) goes to GBSAA!

Need directions to Mikey's?  You'll find them here.  Want to let us know you're coming (or at least get our hopes up that you might?)  Click here to join this event on our Facebook page.

GBSAA Awards Scholarships

Jeremy Covey, GBSAA President (L)
and Stephanie VanDerBunt (R)
Congratulations to Stephanie VanDerBunt ('13) and David Kirkeby ('13), recipients of the inaugural Graduate Business Student Alumni Association MBA Scholarships.

The scholarships were awarded at the GBSAA's Fifth Annual Wine Tasting & Networking Fundraiser on Saturday, March 9. Awards are based on financial need, academic performance and extracurricular activities/community involvement.

David Kirkeby (L) and
Jeremy Covey, GBSAA President (R)
"The board had originally planned to award just a single scholarship, but we had so many worthy applicants we decided to award two," said Communications Director, Jared Thorson. 
The GBSAA plans to award an MBA scholarship each semester.

Students who are enrolled in the UW-Parkside MBA program and are legal residents of the US are encouraged to apply.

 If you'd like to be notified about the next scholarship application period, please sign up for our email list, follow us on Facebook or join our Linkedin Group.

Please join us in wishing Stephanie and David the best!