The Mission of the Kellogg Black Management Association is to develop Black leaders within the community through professional and personal initiatives that create a supportive environment; enhance career development; and attract top talent. We also utilize our active membership, extensive alumni base, and rich history, to support the development, network, and community of our members.
kellogg board fellows mission
Prepare Kellogg students to be socially responsible leaders through academic training in board governance and experiential learning through service on non-profit boards
program componentsFellows participate in the following program components:
Founded by three students in 2003, the Board Fellows Program began with a 5-week board governance course and matching Kellogg MBA candidates with boards of Chicago area nonprofit organizations. In 2004, an application process was created and a small group began to meet to discuss their experiences. In 2005, the Social Impact Club won an award for the innovative KBF program. With a significant increase in marketing in 2006, applications doubled and admissions began reading about the program in applications. In the most recent application process which recruited the 07-08 class, over 120 Kellogg students applied for 45 fellowship positions. Currently, the Fellows meet monthly for both large group sessions and small group sessions, of which there are three groups of 15 people led by three different facilitators. KBF has also shared best practices with younger fellows programs at other business schools.
Our primary objectives are to:
Catholics@Kellogg aims to:
Provides a forum for students from Greater China (including Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macao and Singapore) to contribute to the diverse community in the Kellogg School of Management.
Provides a forum for other Kellogg students to learn about Greater China.
Promotes the booming Chinese business environment to students interested in pursuing opportunities in greater China.
Ensures Kellogg can attract top Chinese students.
Provides a liaison between corporate recruiters from greater China and students at Kellogg.
Provides networking opportunities for current Kellogg students with alumni and business leaders in greater China.
Cork & Screw Mission Statements
Our primary goals are to:
This club is for all students who are passionate about education regardless of whether it fits into their past or future career decisions. We believe that education is one of the most important civic issues today and we want you to be involved.
The Healthcare Club delivers a diverse platform of opportunities and activities for Kellogg students to gain awareness, develop relevant skill-sets, and build successful careers in the healthcare industry.
KELLOGG IMPACT CONSULTING CLUB (KICC) - Mission Statement:
KICC matches teams of Kellogg students with Chicago non-profits and socially-minded entrepreneurs who are looking for assistance in dealing with a specific business problem. KICC allows students an opportunity to apply their industry expertise and business experience in a way that positively impacts the community. The organization is supported by the university, but entirely student run.
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The goal of the Kellogg mentors program is to provide guidance to undergraduate students pursuing careers in business and to foster stronger relations between Kellogg and Northwestern University as a whole. Kellogg Mentors have a significant impact on the Northwestern Undergraduates. They offer advice on potential career paths, review resumes, discuss interview strategies, and provide general guidance as students transition to the working world. In turn, the club provides Kellogg students the opportunity to give back in a meaningful way to the Northwestern community. Because the involvement of mentors is so flexible in terms of timing and location, the club also includes Kellogg students who might not have otherwise been able to volunteer with an organization.
The Private Equity and Venture Capital Club is Kellogg's club for students interested in private
equity and venture capital. The PEVC Club supports the educational needs and career aspirations
of over 600 student members. Our members’ interests range from angel investing and venture
capital to buyouts and other alternative asset classes.
The PEVC Club provides members with a wide range of interests and experiences with exposure
to all stages of private equity and venture capital investing. Our key aims are:
Education - To improve awareness and understanding of Private Equity and Venture Capital
Career - To help PEVC Club members properly navigate the recruiting process to maximize the
number and scope of relevant job opportunities available to Kellogg students.
Alumni - To strengthen relationships with Kellogg alumni and provide current students with
opportunities to interact with a wide range of industry professionals.
To Kellogg students interested in any industry, job function, or discipline of business, the Public Speaking Club represents an opportunity to learn and develop presentation skills through education, hands-on practice, and constructive feedback.
Why do you need the Kellogg Public Speaking Club?
- Improve your communication skills in a structured, supportive and enjoyable environment
- Lose the fear of public speaking
- Practice impromptu speaking necessary for recruiting events
- Learn clear and efficient communication strategies for interviewing
- Develop presentation skills to use during summer internships
- Become comfortable leading teams and conducting meetings
- Give and receive constructive evaluation
The Kellogg Soccer Club’s mission is to provide an opportunity for fans and players of the "Beautiful Game" to play and associate with each other in a fun and team-oriented environment.
The Kellogg Soccer Club is open to all members of the Kellogg community, including students, JVs, faculty, staff and any others, and all skill levels are welcome and encouraged to participate. The club is one of the most successful and decorated MBA soccer clubs and most recently has won the UCLA ’06, Austin ’07, Tuck ’07 & UCLA ’07 tournaments
In addition to offering bi-weekly practices/scrimmages for all levels of play, the club also selects a competitive tournament team that competes in three major MBA Soccer tournaments during the academic year (1 per quarter)
In May of each year, the club hosts Kellogg’s "World Cup Tournament," which is traditionally the school’s largest sporting event. Co-ed teams composed of students of all skill levels from various countries and regions throughout the world compete for the title of Kellogg World Cup Champion! This event is one of the most anticipated of the school year and involves almost a third of the student body.
A Kellogg tradition for over 30 years, Special K! presents the extraordinary acting, singing and dancing talents of Kellogg students.
Come join us -- you'll laugh at us, we'll laugh at you.
Our mission is to enhance interaction between students, faculty, alumni and other people affiliated with the Kellogg School of Management through activities centered around squash.
This is achieved through a weekly court time on Wednesdays from 1pm to 3pm and the arrangement of a squash ladder, squash clinics and squash tournaments.
Whether you are a beginner, an intermediate or a pro, come play! We have rackets and balls, so you just need to show up!
The Strategy and Business Development Club exists to educate Kellogg students about opportunities in Strategy and Business Development, to develop relationships with firms to encourage their support of and interest in Kellogg students who are looking for jobs in this field and to support students in pursuing a career in these functions. Strategy and Business Develop roles include corporate strategy, internal consulting, strategic planning, NPD & innovation, M&A and more.
The club will also serve as cross-functional conduit between the other industry clubs for those who wish to pursue strategy and business development careers in specific sectors of the market.
The Ultimate Frisbee Club has the goal of promoting the play of ultimate frisbee at Kellogg through:
Organizing practices and pick-up games
Organizing teams to compete in campus leagues
Building social bonds among ultimate players
Welcome to the Volleyball Club!!!
The Kellogg Volleyball Club is organized and run by business school students at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. The club is open to all Kellogg students and alumni, both full and part time, as well as JVs.
Aside from weekly sessions on campus, the club participates in tournaments with other business schools, Northwestern intramurals, and scrimmages with other teams in the area.
We host open volleyball play indoors on the Evanston campus in Fall, Winter, and Spring. In the summer, we host open volleyball play at the beach!
The Women's Business Association (WBA) at Kellogg is an organization that supports women in achieving their professional and personal goals through a variety of workshops, speakers, and events. The WBA strives to challenge, teach, and bond its members in a way that is meaningful and lasting.