More than business. 
Business on purpose.

At Gies, everything we do is designed to help you connect the dots between your education and a purposeful future. Our programs encourage big thinking and big ideas. Our faculty and staff guide you to think beyond the possible. Your fellow students challenge your assumptions and help you invent new ways to make a difference. 

Gies provides the environment and resources that foster meaningful actions, empower you to make your mark, and put your purpose into practice – to make the world a better place.

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Gies Business Fall Finale Forum

Join Gies College of Business, Gies College of Business Alumni Association, and the Dean’s Business Council on Monday, September 18 from 1-8pm at Northern Trust Corporation on La Salle St. in Chicago for the new biennial Fall Finale Forum event. 

The event will feature informative and educational sessions showcasing renowned Illinois faculty and Gies Business alumni throughout the afternoon; a keynote address, featuring Larry Gies (‘88, Founder & CEO, Madison Industries); and the opportunity to expand your Gies Business network during an evening reception.

Register for this event
Special thanks to Northern Trust for hosting this event.