Leadership Opportunities for Business Majors

A number of activities will prepare you for leadership success as a business major at Appalachian State University. Select from among these opportunities sponsored by the BB&T Student Leadership Center.

Boone Discovery Forum

Join the Institute for Emerging Issues, BB&T Student Leadership Center and the transportation Insight Center for Entrepreneurship for the 2016 Boone Discovery Forum. The event is designed to discover innovative ideas and unsung leaders through five-minute presentations, networking and having fun! 

BUS 2000

Discover the world of co-curricular activities and resources, as well as the Walker College of Business’s professional expectations, in this required course.

Leadership Speaker Series and Case Competition

Learn the fundamentals of effective leadership and put them into practice – and maybe win a prize!


Benefit from a variety of mentoring programs tailored to each stage of your college and post-graduate career – as both mentor and mentee.

Walker Business Connections

Interact with industry professionals in this event that includes practice interviews, networking, workshops and more.

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Business Connections

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