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Events Notice:

All on-campus university and student events have been canceled. “We need to do our part to help contain the virus. We understand this will create difficulties for many people, but the Sycamores are a family and we’ll work through this together.” - Dr. Deborah Curtis

Where any event is promoted on any of the Scott College of Business web pages or calendars, please check with the individual organization, program, department or center before attending them. Many will have been canceled due to the growing concern around the spread of COVID-19 following the University's announcement to move to online classes beginning Monday, March 16.

Distinguished Alumni Award

Last Day for Nominations: Distinguished Alumni Award

Monday, March 30, 2020

This award, founded in 1957, honors our notable alumni who have been outstanding in their professional accomplishments and have made significant achievements benefiting their local and/or global communities.

The award recipients are nominated and selected by alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the University.

Nomination Form

Donaghy Day

Spring Donaghy Days / Sycamore Service Saturdays

Various locations and days

Sycamore Service Saturdays in April are part of Spring Donaghy Days. April is National volunteer month. The Center for Community Engagement is partnering with several community partners throughout the month. Feel free to sign-up for more than one day. 

Check in at Tirey Hall between 8am - 8:30am on Saturdays. 

For more details see the Center for Community Engagement sign-in page

WCISBDC: Canva 101

WCISBDC: Canva 101

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 from 9:00 - 10:00 am
Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce
630 Wabash Avenue, ## 105
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Do you struggle to make marketing pieces? This workshop will help you learn how to use Canva when creating marketing materials such as Facebook posts and flyers for your business. You do not need to have any prior design knowledge to attend this workshop.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, April 16, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

May 18, May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15 and November 19.

WSISBDC: Social Media - Mic Check

WCISBDC: Social Media: "Mic Check 1-2-3.. Wait Is This Thing On?"

Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 12:00  - 1:00 pm
Clinton Public Library
313 South 4th Street
Clinton, IN 47842

This workshop will provide you information about what social media platforms are worth your time, how to get your followers engaged, and how to maximize your social media budget even if it is zero.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC Google Your Business Online

WCISBDC: Google Your Business Online

Tuesday, April 27, 2020 from 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Join the West Central ISBDC as we help you claim your free Google listing and show you how to increase the search results for your business! There is no denying that google dominates consumer search to make sure that your business is found.

Please register on Eventbrite

2020 16th Annual Insurance Public Policy Summit

Canceled!

16th Annual Insurance Public Policy Summit

Like many of you, we are closely following evolving public health concerns and, in light of continuing developments, we have made a decision to cancel the April 29 Networks Financial Institute (NFI) 16th Annual Insurance Public Policy Summit.

While we looked forward to connecting with you, the health and well-being of our partners, colleagues and friends is paramount. Our thoughts are with those who have been impacted by the coronavirus, and with the health care professionals helping to manage this global health challenge.

 

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

Tuesday, May 4, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Join the West Central ISBDC to give you tips on to help you with the most critical component of your business, your customers. This workshop is designed to give you pointers on how to deal with customers when they are iN your business and following up with them, and a strategy to keep them engaged. Also tips will be shared on how to make your customer experience a more favorable one and how to receive glowing reviews. Refining employee relations and face-to-face experience will be the primary focus of this workshop.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC Google Your Business Online

 

WCISBDC: Google Your Business Online

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 from 9:00 – 10:00 am
Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce
630 Wabash Avenue, ## 105
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC as we help you claim your free Google listing and show you how to increase the search results for your business! There is no denying that google dominates consumer search to make sure that your business is found.

Please register on Eventbrite

Graduation Spring 2016

Canceled

Spring Commencement

Saturday, May 9, 2020

More information as it becomes available on Indiana State's Commencement pages.

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Monday, May 18, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15 and November 19.

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, May 21, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15 and November 19.

WCISDBC: Registering Your Business

WCISBDC: Registering Your Business

Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Clinton Public Library
313 South 4th Street
Clinton, IN 47842

Join the West Central ISBDC to help you register your business through INBiz, which is a one stop resource for all your business needs! Learn more about the differences between a sole proprietorship to a LLC.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISDBC: Registering Your Business

WCISBDC: Registering Your Business

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Vigo County Public Library
1 Library Square
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC to help you register your business through INBiz, which is a one stop resource for all your business needs! Learn more about the differences between a sole proprietorship to a LLC.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISDBC: Registering Your Business

WCISBDC: Registering Your Business

Monday, June 15, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Join the West Central ISBDC to help you register your business through INBiz, which is a one stop resource for all your business needs! Learn more about the differences between a sole proprietorship to a LLC.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, June 18, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

July 16, August 20, September 17, October 15 and November 19. 

WCISBDC Google Your Business Online

WCISBDC: Branding 101

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 from 9:00 - 10:00 am
Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce
630 Wabash Avenue, ## 105
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC to learn all aspects of branding and marketing for your business! Get the most out of your marketing dollars by creating a consistent brand from the beginning. Attending this workshop will provide you the opportunity to receive a company style guide that will help you implement a brand that resonates.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: Canva 101

WCISBDC: Canva 101

Thursday, July 9, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Vermillion County Public Library
385 East Market Street
Newport, IN 47966

Do you struggle to make marketing pieces? This workshop will help you learn how to use Canva when creating marketing materials such as Facebook posts and flyers for your business. You do not need to have any prior design knowledge to attend this workshop.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 from 9:00 - 10:00 am
Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce
630 Wabash Avenue, ## 105
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC to give you tips on to help you with the most critical component of your business, your customers. This workshop is designed to give you pointers on how to deal with customers when they are iN your business and following up with them, and a strategy to keep them engaged. Also tips will be shared on how to make your customer experience a more favorable one and how to receive glowing reviews. Refining employee relations and face-to-face experience will be the primary focus of this workshop.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

August 20, September 17, October 15 and November 19. 

WCISBDC: Google Refresh

WCISBDC: Google Refresh - Claiming and Maintaining Your Listing

Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Clinton Public Library
313 South 4th Street
Clinton, IN 47842

There's no denying that Google dominates consumer search to find businesses in a local area. Google My Business is a way for large or small businesses to manage their presence across Google products including Maps, Google Local and more. This informative workshop will focus on updated tricks and tools with Google that is perfect for business owners not yet listed and those that want to enhance your presence!

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: Branding 101

WCISBDC: Branding 101

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Vigo County Public Library
1 Library Square
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC to learn all aspects of branding and marketing for your business! Get the most out of your marketing dollars by creating a consistent brand from the beginning. Attending this workshop will provide you the opportunity to receive a company style guide that will help you implement a brand that resonates.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, August 20, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

September 17, October 15 and November 19.

WCISBDC Am I Bankable?

WCISBDC: Am I Bankable?

Monday, August 24, 2020 from 4:00  – 5:00 pm
Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Join the West Central ISBDC to learn how you can become more bankable and decide if you are ready to approach a bank! This informative workshop will walk you through the commercial loan process, discuss SBA loans, how to find investors, and lending programs on the local level. The information provided will help you decide if you are ready to approach a bank and take the next step in starting your business.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC Google Your Business Online

WCISBDC: Google Your Business Online

Thursday, September 3, 2020 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Vigo County Public Library
1 Library Square
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC as we help you claim your free Google listing and show you how to increase the search results for your business! There is no denying that google dominates consumer search to make sure that your business is found.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

October 15 and November 19. 

SMIFC2020

8th Annual Student Managed Investment Fund Consortium (SMIFC) Conference

The 8th Annual Student Managed Investment Fund Consortium (SMIFC) Conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency McCormack Place, Chicago, IL 60616 on Thursday/Friday, October 8/9, 2020.

More details coming soon! Look for the hashtags #SMIFC and #SMIFC2020 on social media!

Visit our SMIFC2020 pages

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, October 15, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

Other available dates are:

November 19. 

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

WCISBDC: Customer Engagement

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Vigo County Public Library
1 Library Square
Terre Haute, IN 47807

Join the West Central ISBDC to give you tips on to help you with the most critical component of your business, your customers. This workshop is designed to give you pointers on how to deal with customers when they are iN your business and following up with them, and a strategy to keep them engaged. Also tips will be shared on how to make your customer experience a more favorable one and how to receive glowing reviews. Refining employee relations and face-to-face experience will be the primary focus of this workshop.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, October 22, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Clinton Public Library
313 South 4th Street
Clinton, IN 47842

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC Google Your Business Online

WCISBDC: Branding 101

Monday, November 2, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Purdue Extension Parke County
1472 North U.S. 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Join the West Central ISBDC to learn all aspects of branding and marketing for your business! Get the most out of your marketing dollars by creating a consistent brand from the beginning. Attending this workshop will provide you the opportunity to receive a company style guide that will help you implement a brand that resonates.

Please register on Eventbrite

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

WCISBDC: The Next Step: Can My Great Idea Become A Business?

Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall
30 North 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Do you have an idea for a small business that you have been dreaming about? Are you wanting to start your own business, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you!

The workshop will be located in the Scott College of Business (30 N. 7th Street) in conference room 101. There is available 2 hour parking on Cherry Street and the surrounding blocks as well as a parking garage that is located on Cherry Street between 8th and 7th street paying a minimum of $2 per hour to park. If you want more information about the location or parking, please contact the West Central ISBDC office at 812-237-7676.

Please register on Eventbrite

 

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Federal Hall
30 N. 7th St., Room 203
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809

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business@indstate.edu

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