SHU Charity Basketball Game

MBA students of SHU Lux join forces with Special Olympics and organize the First Annual Charity Basketball Game in new course: “Team Management – The Smart Team Manager”.

A team of SHU students and alumni will face off against the top Special Olympics Luxembourg athletes for the first ever Charity Basketball Game organized by SHU students. The match will be held at the Rehazenter in Kirchberg on April 24, 2016. Tip-off is at 2PM and the game is expected to run until 4PM. A don’t-miss Halftime Show includes a special LIVE performance from Thierry Mersch who will be singing the anthem of Special Olympics Luxembourg.

Entrance fee: €5

All proceeds and donations will help finance the Special Olympics Luxembourg team in their participation at the 2016 international basketball tournament!

Tickets Available


The MBA students of “Team Management – The Smart Team Manager” Bénédicte Keith, Charlene Schuessler, Raymond Kalimunda, Marc Ben Fatma, Raquel Franco

2016 US Summer Trip Update

Let SHU know NOW if you’re interested in joining the 2016 US Connections Experience!

This is not a commitment from your side. Help SHU plan our trip to meet the expectations of your US Connections Experience!

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Information Updates

  • July 17 – July 30, 2016
  • Flights:
    -Interested participants (students/alumni) book and manage air travel arrangements individually. SHU will not make any air travel arrangements.
  • Hotel Accommodation:
    -SHU has arranged a discounted rate with the Sheraton Hotel
    -Participants will book their hotel reservations individually via a link provided by SHU.
    -The deadline for making those reservations will be in June, but the longer you wait, the greater chance you might not get a room at the SHU discounted rate – or at all, if the hotel is fully booked during those two weeks. SHU will be keeping in touch with the hotel to see how occupancy is coming along.
  • Insurance:
    -No extra insurance needed for the trip!
    -In the past Lux students have relied on their own personal insurance.
  • BU 687 Course Syllabus available in June
  • Register NOW by contacting Alexandra Lewis (
More Information


Becoming a Woman Business Angel May be Easier than You Think!

Join the Rising Tide to be part of the first educational co-investment platform in Europe.

The Rising Tide Angel Training Program launched in 2015 in both the United States and Europe.

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Europe: 1 million+  euros from up to 99 investors; 6-10 deals over 12-18 months  (view bios of lead angels for Europe program)

The lead investors in each of these programs are nine women with significant angel investing experience  that want to support the next generation of women angel investors. The other investors (up to 90) will be women that are new and emerging angel investors. The nine lead investors will lead the due diligence and decide on the 6-10 investments.


Contact your SHU Alumni Representative: Larissa Best at or Cindy Naegel at

The Rising Tide Program


Husky names Gerardo Chiaia (MBA 2003′) President of Global Beverage Packaging

BOLTON, ONTARIO – Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. has named Gerardo Chiaia, a 21-year veteran of the Bolton-based machinery manufacturer, as president of global beverage packaging.

“My goal is to ensure we continue to work as a trusted partner to understand our customer’s needs and develop meaningful innovations to support their growth,” Chiaia said in a statement. “At the same time, I have confidence in the strong foundation we have established for our hot runners and controllers business and believe we will continue to flourish with the team we have in place.”

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