Wondering what a career in business would look like?
The Calvin Young Women’s Business Institute is a selective, resume-building program for young women entering their junior or senior year of high school in the fall of 2020. Students will learn about business from professionals while discovering and developing their own strengths.
Due to the pandemic, we will be producing the Calvin Young Women’s Business Institute ONLINE! By going virtual everyone will be able to participate safely and we will be able to include students, business leaders and guests from across the country. We're finalizing our plans for plenty of fun activities, campus and community tours, interactions with students and business leaders, and other valuable experiences for you to enjoy.
There is less than a month left to apply, and we want you to join us!
Dates: June 17-19, 2020
Application Deadline: May 17, 2020
- Interacting with professors and business leaders to learn business protocol and practice
- Networking with fellow participants and business leaders from companies such as Steelcase, Amway, Wolverine Worldwide, and Gordon Food Service
- Identifying and developing personal strengths, with assistance from certified Calvin University strengths experts
- Discovering what it means to be a Christian in business
Young Women's Business Institute
Calvin University receives $22.25 million gift to launch School of Business
Less than a year after changing its name, Calvin University is adding its first school: the Calvin University School of Business. University leaders hope the new school is the first of many. News & Stories, May 14, 2020
Business Partners Awards Luncheon focuses on biblical stewardship
On Tuesday, September 19, accomplished entrepreneur and business leader Ron Blue will give the keynote address: “From Main Street to Wall Street: Two Worlds, Two Different Languages.” News & Stories, September 15, 2017
Young Women's Business Institute helps high schoolers envision a future in business
In June, the Calvin Center for Innovation in Business hosted its Young Women’s Business Institute, a program for students entering their junior or senior year of high school. News & Stories, June 28, 2017
Business Partners Awards Luncheon focuses on employee engagement
On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Calvin College will honor businesses and individuals that have partnered with the college's business program. News & Stories, September 17, 2015
Business Matters | The Banner
Let’s face it: business has an image problem. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, businesses in the United States gained 732,000 jobs in 2014. Business growth is clearly leading the U.S.’s economic recovery. And yet a recent Gallup study asking Americans to rate the honesty and ethical standards of various professions found that the only ones ranked lower than businesspeople were politicians—specifically members of Congress. News & Stories, September 1, 2015
Calvin hosts Symposium on Common Grace in Business
Theologians, scholars and business people convened at Calvin College for conversations about the application of Abraham Kuyper’s theological work on common grace to the business world. News & Stories, November 1, 2014
Menlo Innovations CEO keynotes Calvin's Business Partners Awards Luncheon
The event honors business and individuals that have partnered with the college's business program to create outstanding learning opportunities for students. News & Stories, October 7, 2014
Jason Hanson talks faith, football
On Monday, September 16, 2013, former Detroit Lions kicker Jason Hanson gave a speech titled "Faith, Vocation and 21 years in the NFL" at Calvin College's annual Business Partners Awards Luncheon. News & Stories, September 23, 2013