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Monmouth University’s Leadership Excellence Award Dinner

This Year Honoring …

Peter J. Cocoziello
Founder and CEO
Advance Realty Investors
Leadership Excellence Award Recipient

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Anthony R. Coscia
Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf, LLP
Service to the Industry Award Recipient


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
(Rescheduled from May 28)
Location: Wilson Hall
on the Monmouth University campus
For information and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Theresa Lowy at or 732-571-4412



Cancelled: Academic Information Session on the New Management & Leadership Department

You are invited to the
on the new

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Learn About:

  • The option of choosing one of three new concentrations:
    • Leadership & Organizational Development
    • Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship
    • Operations, Supply Chain & Data Management
  • Internships & Career Planning
  • 5-Year MBA Program

Pizza and Refreshments will be served!

Who Should Attend:
Management & Decision Sciences majors, Undeclared students, and any Business Student who might consider changing their major.

Reserve Your Seat by Wednesday, March 4 by sending email to or stop by Bey Hall Room 118.

TechLaunch BullPen #15

TechLaunch is a virtual business accelerator for tech startups. BullPen #15 is being hosted at Monmouth University

The series of “BullPen” pitch events (similar in concept to “Shark Tank”) is where a select handful of 4 tech startup companies pitch their business plans to a panel of investors and mixed audience.

Winner gets $15,000 of business services from our sponsors and the opportunity to present at Jumpstart NJ Angel Network.

Each presenting team is screened, mentored and prepared to make a 10 minute Investor type presentation to a panel of 4 Investors and successful Entrepreneurs.

The audience is encouraged to participate in the 7 minute Q & A session. Afterwards, the Investor panel will have 7 minutes to provide constructive feedback.

BullPen is aimed at serious early stage tech startup companies with high growth potential, an experienced team, a demonstrated Minimum Viable Product (MVP), and at least one potential customer who is prepared to pay for your product.

BullPen #15 Distinguished Judges Are:

  • Allen Fogel, Angel Investor…Member Golden Seeds & Robin Hood Ventures
  • Jeff Weinstein, Angel Investor and Managing Director at SpringSeed Ventures
  • Kimberly Weisul, Inc Magazine, Editor-at-Large
  • Mark Kolb, Investor…Entrepreneur in Residence at Tech Council Ventures


  • 4:30 – 5:00 p.m. – Registration/Pizza/Networking
  • 5:00 – 5:15 p.m. – Introductions
  • 5:15 – 7:00 p.m. – BullPen Program (4 Investor Pitches)
  • 7:00 – 7:15 p.m. – Winners announced
  • 7:15 – TBD – Networking with Entrepreneurs and Investors

This event is free but registration is required.
Please use the available link to register online.

Register for TechLaunch BullPen #15

Reproductive Justice 2019: Perils and Prospects

The personal is the political has been a part of the American vocabulary since at least the 1960s. Initially this argument was a source of identity and politics-making in the male public arena, not the female domestic space. Recently, this personal has been targeted in both Western Europe and North America where varying nationalist resurgences have resulted in anti-choice legislation. In response, some American states have passed reproductive-specific protections through legislative acts of their own. Against the backdrop of culture war, what does this renewed attention to female agency and their bodies say about our broken, polarized present? What prospects lay ahead for women? And more importantly, what perils?

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Opening Remarks

Dr. Nancy Mezey – Dean of the Honors School


Dr. Rekha Datta – Interim Provost

Host and Organizer

Dr. L. Benjamin Rolsky


Anne C. Deepak – Associate Professor of Social Work

Sasha N. Canan – Assistant Professor of Health and Physical Education

Lazara G. Paz-Gonzalez – Adjunct Professor of Nursing and Health Studies

Sponsored By:

The Provost’s Office, The School of Humanities & Social Science and the Department of History & Anthropology in conjunction with the Program in Gender and Intersectionality Studies, The University Library, The Leon Hess Business School, The School of Education, The School of Social Work, and The Honors School.

State of the Real Estate Market

Kislak Real Estate Institute & Leon Hess Business School

cordially invite you to attend the

“State of the Real Estate Market”

Special Guest Speakers:

Mitchell E. Hersh

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mack-Gili Realty Corporation
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Roseland Properties

Ara K. Hovnanian

Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Havnanian Enterprises, Inc.

Ronald S. Ladell

Senior Vice President
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

Monday, April 28, 2014
Lecture at 5:30 p.m.
Wilson Hall Auditorium

Reception immediately following in the Versailles Room

Registration Required

R.S.V.P. by Thursday, April 24, 2014
732-571-4412 or send e-mail to

Sponsored by the

Leon Hess Business School
H.R. Young Lecture Series


The Kislak Real Estate Institute
Stephen B. Siegel Lecture Series

Princeton Review GMAT Information Session hosted by the Monmouth MBA Program

Monmouth University will host a Princeton Review GMAT information session, followed by a Master of Business Administration (MBA) information session.

The sessions will both take place at the Financial Markets Lab in Bey Hall.

Registration begins at 6 p.m., and the information sessions start at 6:30 p.m.

Manufacturing Today is More Than an Assembly Line: How American Made Products Can Drive the Next Generation

As part of the nationwide Manufacturing Day celebration, the Leon Hess Business School, in partnership with the American Oil & Supply International LLC, will be hosting an event that aims to educate students about the true value of manufacturing jobs and its importance to the U.S. economy.

This event is scheduled for Wednesday, October 7, 2015 starting at 2:45 p.m. until 4 p.m. in Pozycki Hall Auditorium. All business students including entrepreneurship and those with marketing and/or management concentrations are encouraged to participate in an interactive discussion and video presentation emphasizing “Made in America” products and career opportunities in today’s manufacturing environment.


  • Chuck Decker, President, American Oil since 1895 ®

Panelists and Presenters:

  • Stanley Ziemski, Chairman, American Oil since 1895 / AOS Thermal Compounds
  • Jeff Leiter, Managing Partner, Leiter & Cramer, Washington DC
  • Holly Alfano, Executive Director, ILMA, Washington DC
  • John Ziemski, President, AOS Thermal Compounds

For additional information, please contact Janeth Merkle at

SEEMA Kick-Off Celebration

The Leon Hess Business School will be launching an in-house mentoring program called SEEMA (Student Enrichment and Engagement through Mentoring Activities)with an informal meeting for mentors and mentees on Friday, September 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Magill Commons Club Dining Room.

Formal mentoring activities will start in October.

SEEMA, an exclusive mentoring program within the Leon Hess Business School, was developed for our students to apply career development skills beyond the classroom. Through SEEMA, students will have the opportunity to engage in resume development, interviewing processes and other activities designed to enhance their preparedness in the professional job market. Enhanced networking opportunities will also result from participation in the program.

For more information contact Janeth Merkle at 732-571-3423 or

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