Events in Your Area

Check out exciting upcoming events happening within the Michigan Ross Alumni Club of Chicago and take a look back at all of the great events that have happened in the past. We hope to see you at a future event!

Past Club Events


Ross Chicago – Networking Event - Thursday, August 4

Thursday, August 4 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (11 days ago)
Thursday, August 4 4-6 PM CT Admission free for 2022 Ross grads / interns; $15 for all others.

Ross Happy Hour / Welcome Event for 2022 Ross Grads & Summer Interns - Saturday, July 23

Saturday, July 23 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (3.3 weeks ago)
Saturday, July 23 4-6 PM CT Admission free for 2022 Ross grads / interns; $15 for all others

We the Leader - Interview with Jeffrey Spahn

Tuesday, June 28 at 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM (1.6 months ago)
Jeffrey Spahn, the founder and president of Leading Leaders, will join us to discuss his new book We the Leader, published by McGraw-Hill, backed by science, endorsed by Marshall Goldsmith - the only two time #1 Leadership Thinker in the world, and includes a chapter from the CEO of a top #15 global corporation. We the Leader discusses breaking old hierarchical models of leadership, and developing new alternative leadership models that incorporate diversity and inclusion.

Michigan Ross Happy Hour - Thursday May 26th

Thursday, May 26 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (2.7 months ago)
Lincoln Station

Coffee & Conversations: Mixer with Booth, Harvard, Kellogg and UT McCombs

Thursday, April 28 at 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (3.6 months ago)

The Power of Flexing

Thursday, April 7 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (4.3 months ago)
Portal Innovations
Professor Ashford will join us to discuss her timely book, The Power of Flexing, and share insight on how Flexing puts the power in your own hands to grow personally whenever you are confronted with a new obstacle.

Discussion with Kofi Bruce, CFO of General Mills

Monday, March 14 at 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM (5.1 months ago)
Kofi will be sharing insights on his career and what he is currently excited about at General Mills and in the industry.

Futuring: 101

Wednesday, February 16 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM CT (6 months ago)
Join fellow Ross alumni from Chicago and the Bay Area for a discussion with Joshua Botkin, Ross Faculty and ZLI Entrepreneur in Residence. He'll share lessons to help entrepreneurs and executives identify, understand, and leverage trends and market signals.

Coffee & Conversations: Mixer with Booth, Harvard, Kellogg, Stanford and UT McCombs

Friday, January 28 at 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM CT (6.6 months ago)

From Startup to IPO and Beyond

Friday, January 21 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CT (6.9 months ago)
Please join us for a discussion with SkinnyPop co-founder Andy Friedman on his entrepreneurial journey and what he's currently excited about in the CPG space.

Ross Alumni Holiday Party - Thursday December 9, 2021

Thursday, December 9 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (8.3 months ago)
Join your fellow Ross alumni on December 9th to celebrate the holiday season.

Brand Strategy and Consumer Behavior - A Discussion with Ross Professor Marcus Collins

Monday, November 29 at 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (8.6 months ago)
We are honored to have Marcus Collins, Clinical Assistant Professor of Marketing at Ross, host a virtual chat on November 29th, 8:00-9:00pm Central. Informed by both his teaching and his role as Head of Planning for the advertising firm Wieden + Kennedy, Marcus will share his insights on brand strategy and consumer behavior in today's environment.

Fall Virtual Alumni Mixer (10 AM CT/11 AM ET)

Friday, October 29 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (9.7 months ago)
Take this unique opportunity to network and make meaningful connections with your fellow Michigan alumni across the world.

Coffee & Conversations: Mixer with Booth, Kellogg and Stanford

Thursday, September 30 at 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (10.6 months ago)
Current Club Events

Ross Events


Unpacking Executive Presence with Linda Taliaferro, MBA’08

Thursday, August 18 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST (3 days from now)