Sep 9JMU Marketing Students Earn Seven Awards in Marketing EDGE Collegiate ECHO Challenge by DIRECTV
Students competed in the Marketing EDGE Collegiate ECHO Challenge.
Aug 3Dr. Barkley Rosser Attends NED 2015
Economists from all over the world join together for the Nonlinear Economic Dynamics 9th International Conference.
Jul 15JMU has role in new international trade alliance for Virginia
As partners to VITAL, state universities will identify companies that have
Jul 14Dr. Bill Faranda Wins Otto Brenner Award
Students voted for the winner of the Otto Brenner Award for Excellence in Teaching in the College of Business.
Jun 16Short study abroad trip provides long list of unforgettable experiences
They spent four days in Rio de Janeiro and three days in Sao Paulo
Jun 2Executive Leadership MBA Information Session Planned
Executive Leadership MBA Information Session Saturday, June 13, 2015, McLean, Va.
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
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Oct 6Gilliam Center Speaker: Jayme Lemke
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 | 5:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall G005
"Unlocking the Gilded Cage: Economic Rights in American Women's History"
Jayme Lemke (Ph.D., Economics, George Mason University) is a Senior Research Fellow and Associate Director of Academic and Student Programs at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and a Senior Fellow in the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Her specialization is in public choice economics, constitutional political economy, and the political economy of women’s rights.
See all upcoming and past Gillaim Center Speakers here
Oct 8Center for Entrepreneurship Pop-up Class
Venture Validation: "From Idea to Action"
Having a great idea is only half the battle. In fact, it may be the easy part. Is your idea worth the investment of your time and money? Register for this pop-up class and learn ways to measure your idea’s potential at this pop-up class, which will meet at Lakeview.
Oct 13Economics Speaker Series: Kyle O'Donnell
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 12:30 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room 622:
JMU College of Business Economics professor, Kyle O'Donnell will be giving a speech entitled "An Economic Approach to Human Drug-Using Behavior" on October 13 in ZSH 622 at 12:30 p.m.
Oct 21Economics Speaker Series: Deirdre McCloskey
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 | 4:00 p.m. | Grafton-Stovall Auditorium:
Economics professor at the University of Illinois-Chicago, Deirdre N. McCloskey will be giving a presentation entitled "Bourgeois Equality: How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World" on October 21 in Grafton-Stovall Auditorium at 4:00 p.m.
Oct 27Center for Entrepreneurship Seminar Series
College Entrepreneurship: Tales from the Trenches
“I started a business as a JMU senior; let me tell you what it was like.”
Join us at 256 Madison Union (the new meeting room in Warren Hall), for a first-hand account of a JMU alum's journey in entrepreneurship. Rick Gardner will share his definition of entrepreneurship, and walk listeners through his experience: from the initial stage of idea formation; through his first steps, mistakes, growth, and challenges; and finally to success.
Oct 30Economics Speaker Series: Karlyn Mitchell and Douglas Pearce
Friday, October 30, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room 622:
North Carolina State University Ecnomics professors, Karlyn Mitchell and Douglas Pearce will be giving a speech entitled "Direct Evidence on Sticky Information from the Revision Behavior of Professional Forecasters" on October 30 in ZSH 622 at 3:30 p.m.
Nov 4Gilliam Center Speaker: Russell Roberts
Zane Showker Hall, G005 | "How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life: An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness."
Russell Roberts is the John and Jean De Nault Research Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution. Along with his weekly podcast EconTalk–hour-long conversations with authors, economists, and business leaders, Roberts is the author of several highly rated books teaching economic lessons and ideas through fiction. His latest book, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life: An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness, takes the lessons from Adam Smith’s little-known masterpiece, The Theory of Moral Sentiments and applies them to modern life.
A three-time teacher of the year, Roberts has taught at George Mason University, Washington University in St. Louis (where he was the founding director of what is now the Center for Experiential Learning), the University of Rochester, Stanford University, and the University of California, Los Angeles. He earned his PhD from the University of Chicago and his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
See all upcoming and past Gillaim Center Speakers here
Nov 5Madison Catalyst Speaker Series
Makers' Spaces in Education
Join us at the Institute of Visual Studies, 208 Roop Hall, for the third and final installment of the Fall 2015 Madison Catalyst Speaker Series, featuring:
Laura Taalman, Senior Product Manager (Education), MakerBot, NYC
Dr. Robert Nagel, James Madison University
The topic of discussion will be the translation of ideas into reality.
Nov 12Economics Speaker Series: Allin Cottrell
Thursday, November 12, 2015 | 4:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room 622:
Wake Forest University professor, Allin Cottrell will be giving a presentation entitled "An Attractor for the Long-Run Rate of Profit" on November 12 in ZSH 622 at 4:00 p.m.
Nov 12Center for Entrepreneurship Seminar Series
Join serial entrepreneur David Kay and the CFE Entrepreneurial Pathways team for an energizing discussion of issues faced by entrepreneurs in Madison Union 256.
Dec 1Economics Speaker Series: William C. Grant
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 | 4:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room 622:
JMU College of Business Economics professor, William C. Grant will be giving a speech entitled "Run-Reversed Equilibrium for Clinical Trial Randomization" on December 1 in ZSH 622 at 4:00 p.m.
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