On Friday, September 15th, FCG welcomed its new and returning members for the 2017 Fall semester. The orientation started off with our guest speaker, Hannah Rose Bainter, Batten Director for Student and Career Services. She provided guidance on professionalism by sharing her past experiences with clients during her consulting career and tips on how to... Continue Reading →
FCG Consulting recently held elections for the next Executive Board! We're so excited to announce the new board for the 2017-2018 year: Executive Director: Eric Prince Finance Chair: Mary Greeson Membership Chair: Nardos Assefa Client Development & Outreach Chair: Kristin Fioretti Alumni Relations & Special Events Chair: Eve Immonen Information Chair: James Joo The outgoing board has had a... Continue Reading →
Last Friday, FCG Consulting hosted our mid-semester Strategic Planning Summit in partnership with Deloitte LLP. Some Deloitte practitioners and former Batten alumni came down to join the summit - including last year's executive director Michelle Cho! Our members learned more about the strategic planning process and got to apply what they learned to help guide the... Continue Reading →
On Thursday November 3rd, the FCG Executive Board entered into Batten's annual Chili Cookoff at the University of Virginia. Despite being a crowd favorite, the winning title went to the cleverly named "Chillary Clinton" group. The event was a huge success though and was a great opportunity to introduce younger students to Batten and FCG... Continue Reading →
Last weekend FCG hosted a tailgate for all members and alumni back for Young Alumni Reunion (YAR). Although UVA didn't win the football game against Pitt, everyone enjoyed the beautiful weather and the chance to visit the newly renovated Rotunda while catching up!
Last Friday, September 16th, we kicked off the 2016-2017 year for FCG! FCG Consulting continues to grow and our most recent cohort includes 31 members, including 19 new members from the Class of 2018. The Executive team led the orientation with introductions, the history of FCG, how to leverage FCG in your professional life,... Continue Reading →
The following article is a feature by UVA Today, the University's media department and official publication. The time and money needed to create new outreach initiatives often are in short supply at local non-profits. One group of University of Virginia graduate students is working to ease that burden. FCG Consulting, formerly known as the Formative... Continue Reading →