New York Trip

Overview

The twelfth annual New York Experience class will take place this Fall culminating in a trip to New York over the dates of December 16-19, 2018. The class is organized as an experiential learning opportunity by the Departments of Economics and Finance and Marketing. 

During the class, Economics and Finance students will visit major financial institutions to learn more about cutting-edge issues involving the global economy and financial system; past visits include Bank of America, Black Stone, JP Morgan, New York Federal Reserve Bank, Barclay’s and Moody's. 

Marketing and International Business students will visit major corporations to learn more about the various aspects of working in these industries in different capacities. Companies visited in past years include: Interbrand, Viacom, Bloomberg, SAKS 5th Avenue, NBC Universal and Spotify.  

In addition to company tours, students will have the opportunity to meet a growing cadre of Cameron School alumni working in New York at a mixer to be held in Midtown. Be on the lookout for details regarding interest meetings, and reserve your spot to take part in this opportunity!

Important dates:

Date

Details

Time

Location

Monday, Oct. 15

Mandatory information meeting

5:15 p.m.

CH - 105 (Auditorium)

Wednesday, Oct. 17

online application for NYC trip opens (link will be distributed after the sign-up from the 10/15 meeting)

Friday, Oct. 26

Last day to apply

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Mandatory group meeting

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

CH - 212

Monday, Nov. 26

Mandatory majors meeting

5:15 p.m.

CH - 122 (ECN/FIN)
CH - 111 (MKT/INB)

For questions, please see:

Economics & Finance

Dr. Tom Simpson simpsont@uncw.edu
Dr. Ethan Watson watsone@uncw.edu

Marketing

Dr. Lisa Scribner scribnerl@uncw.edu
Dr. Brian Kinard kinardb@uncw.edu
Dr. Mark Pelletier pelletierm@uncw.edu