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                    Leeds School Finance and Quantitative Finance students
              Interested in a career in Investment Banking or other opportunities in New York City?

                                   Apply before the rush to secure your spot!
                                    DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31st

The Leeds School of Business Wall Street Trek celebrates its Fifth Anniversary of making invaluable connections
between Wall Street and Boulder. The Trek brings exceptional students from the Leeds School’s Finance and
Quantitative Finance programs and Investment Banking Seminar to New York for a week to explore career
opportunities, expand their network, and gain valuable industry and career perspectives.

This year’s Trek takes place September 20-23, 2011. Activities and events will include a young alumni panel,
alumni executive mentor dinners, investment firm visits, an executive hedge fund/private equity panel, an alumni
networking reception, and other experiences from the Street. Come join your peers, faculty, staff, alumni, and
corporate partners for this memorable Leeds School of Business tradition!

Please submit an application by August 31stth. Application instructions available at or stop by Career Connections, Leeds School of Business,
Suite227. Questions?

Barclays Capital…Goldman Sachs & Company…Millenium…Stifel Nicolaus…and more!
Where: New York, New York
Hotel: Courtyard New York/Midtown East
       866 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022
       (Hotel rooms are already reserved at a group rate)

When: Tuesday, September 20- Friday, September 23, 2011
       Arrive no later than 3:30pm on Tuesday in NYC at the hotel. Events will be scheduled from
       Tuesday evening through Friday morning. It’s recommended to hold Friday afternoon open for
      possible interviews and networking time on your own; fly back on your own when you are ready!

Application Requirements: Deadline Wednesday, August 31s to
(Please include ‘Wall Street Trek’ in your subject line in your application e-mail to Career Connections)
         1) Must be a currently enrolled Leeds undergraduate and with a competitive GPA.
         2) Statement of interest in the Trek: Why should you be selected? (maximum 300 words)
         3) Employer Ready Resume IN WORD- please schedule a career advisor meeting in Career Connections.
         4) Unofficial transcript downloadable at

Decision Notification: Tuesday, September 6th- Confirmation information will be provided at that time.

Estimated Expenses: $1,500- Includes air, hotel, and some food. Book your own air travel on September 7th
(LaGuardia Airport is recommended). Hotel reservations will be made for you; your payment will be expected at
time of check-in. If you require financial assistance, please submit a letter detailing your need with your

Save the Dates: Trek participants are required to attend: September 7th, 6:15-7:30 pm, Koelbel 308, Wall Street
“Unplugged” with alumni Luke Duster ‘97 & Nate Hukill ’99, Capital Royalty. September 14th, 5:30-7:00pm,
Koelbel 308, Wall Street Prep, with Alfredo Jollon, formerly with Janus.

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