May 26CoB Students Finish Third Worldwide in Internet Marketing Simulation
Team Tablet Titan generated over $750,000 in their Google AdWords campaign.
May 21Management Consulting Class Allows Students to Work Closely with Companies
Dr. Pattie's Management Consulting students worked with nTelos Wireless, VMRC, and SHD for their final projects.
May 19Dr. Theresa Clarke Featured in Marketing AdVents
Clarke's three-part interview will be published in three issues of DMAW/EF's magazine Marketing AdVents.
May 12CIS 484 Students Create a Travel System for KPMG
Students work with KPMG to create an improved travel system that includes airfare, hotel, rental car, train, and weather feeds.
May 12JMU Information Security MBA ranked No. 11 by Princeton Review
College of Business fares well in online MBA programs ranking
May 8CoB Holds Graduation Ceremony
May 8, 2015, was a day of celebration as 800+ students graduated from the College of Business and its affiliate program the School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management.
May 8The College of Business' Outstanding Graduating Students Named at Annual Award Ceremony
Congratulations to all of award winners!
May 8AIS Takes Third at AIS Student Chapter Leadership Conference
Student team takes third at prestigious AIS Student Chapter Leadership Conference.
May 7BAP Donates to Operation Gratitude
Beta Alpha Psi members help Johnson Lambert, LLP get donations for Operation Gratitude.
May 6Management, Accounting, and Finance Department Heads Named
Paula Daly, Tim Louwers, and Hui Sono named department heads.
May 5Beta Gamma Sigma Welcomes New Student Members
BGS inducts 13 new members and recognized honorary member Michael Ross.
May 5Mu Kappa Tau Inducts 30 New Members
On Friday, May 1, 2015, Mu Kappa Tau inducted 30 new members into the organization.
May 1Internet Marketing Classes Advise Local Clients
Two Internet Marketing classes spent the semester researching the marketing outreach efforts of two local clients, Refreshing Effects and Jon Boyz BBQ Shack.
Apr 30Ability Olympics Hosts More Than 150 Youth on Campus
Ability Olympics allows youth with disabilities to participate in sports.
Apr 30CIS Student Daniel Roppert Named Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
CIS and Management major, Daniel Roppert masters time management in order to be a successful student and athlete.
Apr 30University Innovation Fellows Encourage Collaboration for Problem-Solving
The University Innovation Fellows host events that encourage students to be entrepreneurs.
Apr 28Experiential Learning Trips Successful
Students and faculty visited companies and met with alumni in both California and Washington, D.C.
Apr 27Deloitte's Jim Hagy Visits Management Classes
The College of Business strives to give their students exceptional opportunities with companies like Deloitte.
Apr 23Morgan Moore Wins Workshop Digital Scholarship
Excellent student, Morgan Moore wins scholarship.
Apr 22Ina Markham Appointed to VP Professional Development
Markham serves on the DSI Board of Directors and is a professor of CIS and Business Analytics
Apr 22Sales Students Shine at NCSC Competition
Kaitlyn Blair earned a spot in the semi-finals, while Joseph Straub made it to the first round and the wildcard round in the recent National Collegiate Sales Competition.
Apr 21Michelle Cantone Passes CISSP Exam
Michelle Cantone reflects on passing the CISSP exam.
Apr 21Beta Alpha Psi Scores Big in Recent Competition
Beta Alpha Psi had two teams come in second at the 2015 Best Practices Competition.
Apr 14CoB-Deloitte Partnership Continues
Dr. Farris Mousa's Management of Technology and Innovation students participated in the 10th Semi-Annual Management-Deloitte Innovation Case Competition
Apr 13Spring Food Drive Results: 4,028 Items for Local Food Pantry
Spring Food Drive collects thousands of items for local food pantry
Apr 13MMA Named in the Top 15 out of 400
MMA takes home the bronze at the American Marketing Association's National Conference
Apr 8iMBA Spring Leadership Workshop Held
Focus on mindfulness was the primary theme of the iMBA Spring Workshop, held March 28 in the Montpelier Room.
Apr 3Madison Scholar Jason Fink Presents Finance Research
Madison Scholar, Chandler/Universal Professor of Banking and Professor of Finance Jason Fink recently presented his research on Understanding the Role of Idiosyncratic Volatility in Finance.
Apr 2Law Students Participate in Mock Trial
The "jury" found the "defendant" guilty on all three counts in a recent mock trial at the federal courthouse in Harrisonburg.
Apr 1Students Participate in ITERA Case Study Competition
Student team presents at ITERA Case Study Competition
Mar 31Dr. Bill Wood Named All Together One Winner
Congratulations to Dr. William Wood for being named an All Together One Award winner!
Mar 31Student Diversity Conference Teaches Students About Diversity in the Workplace
The Student Diversity Conference included workshops from KPMG, EY, Capital One, and Deloitte.
Mar 31Cyber Day Welcomes Grade School Students from Richmond
JMU volunteers taught the students how to build an app that would let them play a "ball bounce" game.
Mar 30TAG Visits the CoB
Tom Carr along with other TAG members visited CIS classrooms
Mar 30Jackson-Rainey Business Plan Competition Brings Out the Best in COB 300
Genesis Water Restoration wins the Idea and First Place Award
Mar 30CNBC Interviews Madison Investment Fund Students During Engage Conference
MIF students attend the ENGAGE 2015 International Investment Education Symposium
Mar 20G.J. and Heather Hart make significant contribution to name school at JMU
California Pizza Kitchen CEO G.J. Hart and his wife, Heather, have announced a gift commitment of over $3 million
Mar 19Alice M. Rivlin Shares Her Insights on Health Care in America
Health and health care were the focus of Alice Rivlin's March 16 presentation, which was part of the JIN Lecture in Political Economy series.
Mar 10Great graduate education
JMU programs cited in U.S. News & World Report's annual guide
Feb 23Marketing Students Attend K2M Global Sales Meeting
Students and faculty member are invited to K2M Global Sales Meeting by alumnus Eric Major
Feb 23Google's Exie Huntington Visits the College of Business
Exie Huntington tells students what it takes to get hired at Google
Feb 19Executive Leadership MBA Information Session Planned
Interested in learning more about the new Executive Leadership MBA Program?
Feb 16JMU Alum Honors His Father's Memory and Gives Back
Michael Larrick hosts Outbreak 5K for scholarship
Feb 9Internet Marketing Class Delivers Hands-On Experiences
MKTG 470 students create videos to help local businesses enhance their brands
Feb 6TOMS Bethany Joy Clark Inspires Students
Successful Alumni Bethany Clark tells about her journey to TOMS
Feb 5Second Annual Women in Leadership Conference Successful
At the Women in Leadership Conference, the speakers shared insights on landing your dream job and finding your passion, among other topics.
Feb 3Alumnus Kevin Tucker Helps Create a Better World
SOLitude Lake Management named to the 2015 Best Places to Work in Virginia list
Jan 27CoB Alumni and Current Student Connect at xTuple in Norfolk
Missy Schmidt and Ashby Crumpler worked at xTuple together for two summers
Jan 20JMU adds new MBA option
The executive leadership MBA is designed for mid-level managers seeking rapid career advancement
Jan 162014-2015 Dean's Impact Awards Recipients Named
Dean Mary Gowan recently announced the recipients of the 2014-2015 Dean's Impact Awards.
Jan 16JMU to Hold Second Annual Women in Leadership Conference
The second annual Women in Leadership Conference "Navigating Your Journey" is a day-long event designed to help students with the transition from college to career.
Jan 14SBDC Featured in AASCU Article About Engaged Universities
Many universities, including JMU encourage their students to be engaged with the community.
Jan 14Career and Internship Opportunities in the Business Side of Google
The JMU College of Businesses is pleased to welcome Exie Huntington, a University Programs Specialist from Google, who will be presenting "Career and Internship Opportunities in the Business Side of Google."
Jan 12SHSRM Student Kristen Gratton Moves Up the Ranks to Success
Gratton was the Senior Representative for Le Gourmet and will work for Marriott International after graduation
Jan 9CoB Welcomes Art Gowan as CIS and BSAN Department Chair
Art Gowan was recently named Academic Unit Head for the CoB Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics Department.
Jan 9Longboarding for charity
Students hoping to put smiles on children's faces with 1,200-mile trek in Australia
Jan 7JMU InfoSec MBA Program Earns National Recognition
The JMU College of Business Information Security (InfoSec) MBA program has once again been ranked in the top 15 programs in the nation for best online MBA programs by U.S. News & World Report.
Jan 7Could a JMU class project boost funding of independent films?
Venture Creation (MGT 472) is a senior-level management class that offers students
Jan 6CIS Program Ranked Second in U.S. by College Factual
Congratulations to the Computer Information Systems Department, which has been ranked number two in the nation by College Factual, a site that uses outcomes-based data to guide students through the college selection process.
Jan 6BOA Member and Entrepreneur-in-Residence Eric Major Featured in Washington Business Journal
Models of human vertebra were strewn across tables and hung from coat racks at Leesburg spinal surgery company K2M when I toured its headquarters this week.
Dec 16Management Consulting Class Presents Recommendations
Fifteen students from Marshall Pattie's management consulting class presented their final projects to their clients during the last week of the semester.
Dec 16Theresa Clarke Shares Expertise at SBDC Workshop
Marketing Professor Dr. Theresa Clarke was a featured speaker at the December Business Smarts workshop, sponsored by the Small Business Development Center.
Dec 15CIS 484 Holds Final Presentations
On Saturday, December 6, over 150 Computer Information Systems students, multiple faculty members, and three representatives from KPMG attended the CIS 484 (Information Systems Development and Implementation) Final Presentations.
Dec 8Management Students Participate in 9th Innovation Case Competition
Deloitte Assists Mousa with Innovation Case Competition in MGT 420
Dec 4Dr. Theresa Clarke wins O'Hara Leadership Award
The Direct Marketing Association of Washington Educational Foundation presented Clarke with the award at the Best of Direct Gala
Dec 3Retail Marketing Students See Business in Action
College of Business marketing instructor and Ph.D. candidate Eric Korn realizes the importance of applied knowledge and real-world experiences for students.
Dec 3CoB Marketing Students Fare Well in First Ever Appearance at NSC
Kaitlyn Blair and John Ricketti take sixth place at NSC
Dec 1CoB Alums, Students Continue to Connect
Quaglia and Kowalsky open doors for CoB students in NYC
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Jun 8Friends of Valley Charities Golf Tournament
On Monday, June 8, 2015, Computer Information Systems professor Dr. Susan Kruck and the Friends of Valley Charities will stage its annual charity golf tournament.
Proceeds from the tournament will go to:
- Fund mammograms at Sentara RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg, Va. for those who can't afford them
- Provide scholarships for students at James Madison University who have been directly affected by cancer
Monday, June 8, 2015
8 a.m. social time, 9 a.m. shotgun start.
Lakeview Golf Club
4101 Shen Lake Dr.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Flights for women only and for men/mixed foursomes. Prizes for each.
Captain's choice, longest drive, closest-to-pin for each flight, plus other contests and silent auction.
Entire proceeds of 50/50 and auction will be donated.
Enter as a complete team, or as an unattached golfer. We'll be happy to place you on a team!
$80 per player ($75 if paid by June 1)
Greens fees and cart
Two raffle tickets
Lunch and awards to follow completion of the round. Please note any dietary restrictions.
Please make all checks payable to "Friends of Valley Charities." Mail all entries and checks to 4245 Lucy Long Drive Harrisonburg, VA 22801.
For more information or an answer to a question, contact email@example.com or 540-246-8174.
James Madison University, Zane Showker Hall
[Who Should Attend?]
Aspiring entrepreneurs, designers, programmers, developers, marketers, and dreamers: BizBlitz is for you
[What is BizBlitz?]
During this 54-hour high-energy weekend, attendees bring their ideas and join efforts in a fast-paced workshop. We will build prototypes, form teams & start companies. Mentors will provide valuable feedback. Cash prizes will be awarded!
BizBlitz is the former Shenandoah Valley Startup Weekend