The Multicultural Business Student Association is a University of Iowa student organization which believes that diversity is necessary for businesses to operate in our current global economy. Please explore our website to learn more about the organization, membership, and upcoming meetings and events. We are still in the process of rebuilding the website after a small accident but we hope that we can make it better than ever. Thanks for visiting!

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Fall 2015 Calendar

MBSA Fall 15 Calendar

14 September 2015 ~ 0 Comments

First Meeting!

MBSA will be hosting their first meeting of the semester in the Northwestern Room of the IMU. The meeting will take place at 6 PM and FREE PIZZA will be provided. Please stop by to learn about our new Multicultural Business Leader Certificate as well as what we have in store for this semester!

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RSVP for our BafaBafa event with AKPsi!

The event will take place Monday, March 9 from 7 PM to 9 PM in room W401 PBB. There will be a lot of free food from around the world provided by OrderUP!

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Community Service Opportunities!

Community Service

09 February 2015 ~ 0 Comments

First General Meeting!

Our first official general meeting will take place tonight from 6 PM – 7 PM in room W181 PBB. We will be going more into detail about our planned events. Join us at 5:45 at Pat’s Diner, just before the meeting, where we will provide FREE COOKIES!

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22 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments


VOTE for next years executive board members at tonight’s meeting! 6pm in the Michigan Room.

10 April 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Plan on running for the MBSA executive board next year?

There will be a mandatory meeting on Monday, April 15th at 6pm in the Michigan Room. You will be required to declare which positions you plan on running for (up to 2). We will also be covering the voting process and what will be required from you on the day of voting (April 22).

Here is a list of the available positions:

VP of Recruitment- In charge of recruiting and retaining members. Keeps members engaged by communicating with them and informing them of upcoming meetings.
VP of Marketing- Promote events through the design and distribution of posters, maintain and update the MBSA website and Social Media, promote MBSA at Student Org Fair
VP of Events- Create and organize major MBSA events by scheduling speakers, booking rooms, purchasing food and raffle prizes, and requesting sponsorship from other organizations
VP of Community Service- Keep MBSA members engaged with the community by organizing volunteer activities, charitable giving, and partnerships with other service based organizations
VP of Finance- Apply for funding from UISG and TCOB, create and plan budgets, approve all purchase requests, raise funds through businesses, ensure sufficient funds are in accounts at all times

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Hawkeyes Going Global: Great Speakers and Free Food!


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Hawkeyes Going Global

This year we are happy to announce Robert McMullen, U.S. Foreign Service Ambassador, and Helen Jameson, Founder of Culture Friendly Consulting, as our speakers. The speakers will be covering global and domestic issues to include: cultural diversity, diplomacy, human rights, and the global business environment.

WHEN 6pm, Monday, April 8th
WHERE W401, Pappajohn Business Building

This event is open to the public and food has been provided by Oasis Falafel, Best China, and India Cafe.