Wednesday, June 21

Dress Code:

  • Section T-Shirts (for section chants in the afternoon)
  • Smart Casual (for the remainder of the programming)

Note: Section T-Shirts will be distributed on Day 1 of CIM (June 16th)

June 21 | 8:00am - 8:30am


Begin your day with breakfast and coffee at the Global Hub!

June 21 | 8:30am - 8:45am

MC Daily Reflection

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 8:45am - 9:45am

CMC Orientation

This session will provide an overview of how you can best partner with the Career Management Center (CMC) team on your unique job search, in addition to highlighting the career resources and services available to you.

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 9:45am - 10:45am

Marketing Yourself: Jumpstarting the Interviewing Process

Professor Hennessy will talk about applying some of the basic principles of Marketing to the process of presenting yourself in an interview. This session will give students some hints on how to use the summer constructively before the rest of the Kellogg class joins us in the fall, and interviewing starts.

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 10:45am - 11:00am


June 21 | 11:00am - 12:00pm

Academic Experience

We will lay the groundwork for your academic journey, covering topics ranging from how you will choose your Summer elective to preparing for course bidding to requirements for graduating one year from now! And because we know you will need support, you will also learn about the services offered by your personal Academic Advisor and the Academic Experience team.

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Experiential Opportunities

The 1Y program can go by fast! This session will provide you with an outline of the experiential learning opportunities available for you as well as the summer Interview Prep Group (IPG) sessions that can help accelerate your recruiting

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 12:30pm - 1:30pm


Enjoy lunch at the Hub with JVs and students from the MMM, JD-MBA, and MD-MBA programs

June 21 | 1:30pm - 2:45pm

Case Method & Strategy Workshop

Complete your first case prep workshop led by Kellogg faculty. This session is designed to equip you for your classes later in the week. Pre-work Assignment here.

Various Locations

June 21 | 2:45pm - 3:00pm


June 21 | 3:00pm - 3:45pm

1Y Time Capsule  & Section Chants

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Visions & Aspirations

This discussion enables participants to explore the ways leaders maximize their impact by identifying their visions and aspirations for the future.  Complete this exercise in advance.

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 4:30pm - 5:45pm

Unleashing the Potential of Diverse Teams

This highly-interactive session serves as an integration of CIM themes and explores the way leaders leverage the talents and input of a diverse group, with different voices, experiences or perspectives, and set them up for success in a collaborative context.

Gies Plaza

June 21 | 5:45pm - 6:00pm

Closing Ceremony