4th Annual BIB Alumni Mixer

Students, alumni, and faculty of the Bachelor of International Business Program are invited to attend the Fourth Annual BIB Alumni Mixer hosted by the Sprott School of Business in collaboration with the Sprott International Business Association. This event will be a great opportunity to reunite with fellow BIB alumni as well as mix and mingle with current BIB students, faculty and staff.

We hope you can join us!
Note: Ollie’s is 19+ after 8:00pm & the dress code is casual.

Where: Oliver’s Pub at Carleton University
When: Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Time: 6:30-9:30pm
Student Price: $10
Alumni Price: FREE

Email Contact: sprottiba@gmail.com
Register at: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/4th-annual-bib-alumni-mixer-tickets-15874490027

Welcome Back Event at Ollies on Wednesday, January 21st at 7pm

Hey BIBers!

Join us after the International Business Career Panel at Ollies on Wednesday, January 21st at 7pm. It will be a great time of welcoming back all students, especially those who have just returned from South America on their exchanges! We look forward to catching up with all of you and hearing some stories from those returning from exchange.

See you there at 7pm!

Deadline Approaching for EDC’s International Business Scholarships!

Apply now for an EDC International Business Scholarship! There are 30 awards valued at $4,000 each.

Who is Eligible? 2nd, 3rd or 4th year (non-graduating) bachelor degree students of international business or business combined with sustainability/environmental studies.  Must be continuing bachelor degree studies in the 2014-2015 academic year to be eligible. Full criteria available at http://www.edc.ca/scholarships.

How to Apply: Complete the online application available at http://www.edc.ca/scholarships.  Supporting documents can only be submitted online with your application form.

Deadline: Apply online on or before Monday, February 2, 2015

International Business Career Panel on Wednesday, January 21st 5pm

On Wednesday, January 21st at 5:00pm, join us at the International Business Career Panel hosted by BCMC!

This event is an awesome opportunity for students to learn about what jobs are available with a concentration or degree in international business. The panel will feature Sprott graduates and industry professionals who are working in various roles in and sectors doing international business. Register through MySprott!

Afterwards, to welcome back students for the winter term and those returning from their South American exchanges, SIBA will be hosting an “Ollies Welcome Back Night” at 7pm.

See you all there!


Exchange Panel: November 19th from 6-8pm

Join us at the Exchange Panel on November 19th from 6-8pm. The location will be announced.

What it includes:
– 4th years will be speaking from each language stream on their experiences abroad
– Pizza will be served from campus Pizza Pizza
– $2 entry fee (all proceeds go towards KIVA)

All 4th years interested in speaking about their experience please email the SIBA President Charlotte at cburrows@live.ca

We hope to see you all there!

BIB’s 20th Anniversary!

On Saturday, October 18th from 6pm to 10pm, we will be celebrating the milestone 20th anniversary of the BIB program! The event will be a great opportunity to mingle with other BIB students, professors and alumni. There will be tons of delicious international food and beverages! Dean Jerry Tomberlin, as well as other BIB founding professors will be giving special remarks.

Location: Second floor River Building at Carleton University

Tickets: $60 which includes plates from international food stations, two drink tickets and live music. They can be purchased at this link:


Send us your favourite BIB photos to be included in our slideshow at BIB20@sprott.carleton.ca!

We hope to see you all at the event, celebrating 20 amazing years of the BIB program!

SIBA Meet & Greet at Mikes Place on Monday, September 29th!

SIBA would like to welcome all students for a great evening of socializing and fun at Mikes Place on Monday, September 29th, between 6pm and 9pm! Stop by and meet new and returning members, and the SIBA executives. There will be upper year students who have recently returned from their exchanges abroad, eager to share their experiences!

Become a member for $9 which includes entry to all SIBA events, or pay $2 per event for non-members.

We hope to see you all there on Monday and are excited to meet some amazing people!


Apply to be on SIBA’s 2014/2015 Executive Team!

We are officially beginning our search for the 2014/15 SIBA Executive Team! Positions available are:

– President
– VP Communications
– VP External Relations
– VP Events
– VP Finance

Click the link below to apply for a position on the SIBA Exec Team. The application deadline is Sunday, March 30th at midnight EST. If you have any questions, feel free to send us an email at sprottiba@gmail.com. Looking forward to receiving your application!

Application Link:

SIBA Bake Sale for KIVA

Hello fellow SIBA followers!

Next Tuesday, October 8th from 10-2pm we’ll be in the University Center Atrium selling freshly baked goods to support our KIVA initiative!  All goods will be sold for $1 and there are celebrity goods made by our very own Professor David Cray!

So come and support SIBA, and learn more about us and our KIVA initiative, and have some Cray Cookies! 

Looking forward to seeing you there!