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Supply Chain prof Bastl honored for Top 3 research paper for 2013

Named a finalist for the 2013 Harold E. Fearon Best Paper Award

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'Intro to Applied Investing' MOOC offered again

Dr. Krause's popular free, online course begins May 5

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AIM students advance in CFA’s Investment Research Challenge

Team proceeds to regional challenge in Denver

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Two Marquette Business faculty members promoted

Miller and Ling earn tenure and rank of associate professor

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Alumnus Graham named CFO at Journal Communications

Jason Graham has been named chief financial officer and senior vice president of finance and controller for Journal Communications

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Kohler Center now accepting applications for ImpactNext

Apply now to be a part of this year's business model competition

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Center for Real Estate’s Hunt named ‘Rising Star of the Year’

NAIOP Wisconsin recognizes Andy for his work on the Developing Leader Committee

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Alumnus Roberts elected to university’s Board of Trustees

Investment management veteran Scott Roberts leads Ziegler Lotsoff Capital Management

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Accounting students win Deloitte Audit Case Competition

Team bests six other schools, including DePaul, Illinois and Wisconsin

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Marquette Business students take top honors at Social Innovation Design Challenge

Senior Julius Lewiel wins first place prize

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Management prof Adya honored by Decision Sciences Institute

Named the “2013 Outstanding Associate Editor”

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Alumnus John Ferraro leads university’s presidential search committee

Marquette University’s Board of Trustees recently announced the search committee for Marquette’s 24th president.

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Ziploc pioneer Ausnit shares success story with Marquette Business

Ausnit spoke during The Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship’s new “After Hours” speaker series Tuesday, Nov. 20.

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Supply chain prof Bastl honored with Best Paper Award

For study on sustainability assessment of food chain logistics

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New books available by two Marquette Business alumni

Weinfurter and Zilber focus on entrepreneurship

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Noted Harvard economist to deliver Marburg Lecture

Dr. Raj Chetty will discuss ‘equality of opportunity’

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Marketing’s Laczniak elected president of international Macromarketing Society

The MMS is a worldwide association of university academics who conduct research on questions related to the interaction of marketing, markets and society

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Alumnus Sartori a finalist for Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year award

CEO of Sartori Foods

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Real Estate program named to national association

Marquette joins nine other universities in NAIOP

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MBA alumnus Pelkola named head of fixed income at Lincoln Financial Group

Pelkola graduated with an MBA from Marquette in 1997.

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Accounting prof Rich publishes study on municipal interest rates

Study shows municipalities that file accounting restatements are penalized with higher bond interest rates

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Boston Red Sox chairman Werner to keynote annual Business Leaders Forum

Werner’s address, ‘The Business of Sports,’ will be Sept. 30

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Marquette Business launches university’s first MOOC with Intro to Applied Investing

Enrollment now open for short, pilot course; open online class begins Sept. 23

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2013 Uline Scholarship recipients named

Seniors Logon Collins, Charles Hoover, Nicholas Kerger and Christopher Steffen were each awarded one $5,000 scholarship.

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Marketing’s Laczniak honored with second Charles Slater Award

Award recognizes most influential article impacting macromarketing thought

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Marquette Business mourns the loss of Emeritus Dean Tom Bausch

Dean of the college from 1978-1993

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Accounting chair Akers elected to national board

Elected to the board of directors for the Federation of Schools of Accountancy

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Marketing professor Andrews receives Way Klingler Sabbatical Award.

Annual award based on prior research, potential contribution to the discipline

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Student start-up works with alum to build retail strategy

With Marquette Business alumnus Jim Sartori (1977), CEO of Sartori Cheese.

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Marketing professor honored for study on nutrition claims in advertising

Dr. Craig Andrews wins prestigious Kinnear Award for second time in as many years

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Econ graduate student awarded Public Policy Forum fellowship

Phillip M. Laper receives Norman N. Gill Civic Engagement Fellowship

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Entrepreneurship prof Stewart honored with best article award

Article focuses on professionalization in family firms

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Three Marquette Business professors receive grants

Three Marquette Business professors received grants for various research projects

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Alumni association names new executive board, welcomes new directors

The Marquette University Business Administration Alumni Association has named the following new executive officers to its board of directors:

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Study shows peer influence, status play role in female weight gain

Higher status peers influence weight gain in college females, less so for males

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ImpactNext: Changing the traditional business plan competition

Winners announced for 2013's updated format

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Alumni honored during Marquette’s National Alumni Awards Weekend

Four separate awards given

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Marquette Business moves up in Bloomberg BusinessWeek rankings

College of Business Administration ranked No. 74

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Students honored at 89th Annual Honors Convocation

See the program for a complete listing of the 2012-13 award winners and honorees.

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Marquette hoops life lessons eased Frozena’s transition to trader

Now working as a securities trader at Baraboo Growth, LLC,

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Part-time MBA program ranked in the top 50

Entrepreneurship program ranked no. 18, EMBA program ranked 24

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Two Marquette Business alumni elected to university’s Board of Trustees

Two of the four new members recently elected to the Marquette University Board of Trustees are Marquette Business alumni.

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Alumnus Jeske’s documentary featured in online film festival

Documentary follows events leading up to a shooting in Kirkwood, MO.

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Alumnus Merkel honored by Sheboygan County Economic Development Corp.

Dan Merkel, founder and chairman of American Orthodontics

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EMBA student named senior vice president at Catholic Financial Life

John Borgen to have oversight of the sales, marketing, fraternal and member service departments of the society

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Marquette MBA students win state investment challenge

Third ACG Cup win in five years for graduate business students

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Kohler Center starts new business model challenge

ImpactNext replaces longtime Marquette Business Plan Competition

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Part-time MBA program offered in Kohler for Fall 2013

Program will use a blend of in-person classes, online coursework

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Alumnus Dan Fuss honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

He earned his bachelor’s degree from the College of Business Administration in 1955 and his MBA in 1965.

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First Uline Scholarship recipients named

Marquette Business has announced the 2012 recipients of the new Uline Scholarship.

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Marquette student-run Buena Vida Coffee moves into retail space

‘Coffee with a cause’ will be sold in New Berlin Sendik's Food Market

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Management professor wins national award for instructional innovation

Dr. Monica Adya recognized by Decision Sciences Institute

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Alumnus named VP, chief risk officer at Northwestern Mutual

Marquette Business alumnus Todd Jones has been promoted to an executive officer position at Northwestern Mutual.

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Applied Investment Management program announces new class

Marquette Business’ Applied Investment Management program has announced its Class of 2014.

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New study shows recession’s impact on U.S. divorce rates

Financial strains caused by economic crisis dampened divorces

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Marquette hires new professor for Center for Supply Chain Management

Mark Barratt was on faculty in top 3 program at Arizona State University

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MBA student team leads Briggs & Stratton to victory at Torch Awards

A team of Marquette MBA students worked with the senior management of Briggs & Stratton to draft the application and then apply for the Wisconsin Better Business Bureau's Torch Award for ethics and integrity, which the firm won in the large company category. Each year the Wisconsin BBB holds its Torch Awards, recognizing both for-profit and nonprofit organizations.

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Beta Alpha Psi again names Marquette chapter ‘Superior’

Beta Alpha Psi has recognized the Marquette Business chapter internationally as a Superior Chapter.

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The Logistics Council honors three supply chain students

Three supply chain management students were honored with academic scholarships from the The Logistics Council

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Northwestern Mutual CEO to speak at Business Leaders Forum

John Schlifske, chairman and chief executive officer of Northwestern Mutual, will deliver the keynote speech at the annual Business Leaders Forum.

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Three undergraduate programs ranked in top 25 nationally

Three College of Business Administration undergraduate programs have been ranked in the top 25 nationally by U.S. News & World Report.

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Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship names first Faculty Fellow

Political science professor Young founded water usage venture H2OScore.com

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Marketing professor honored with lifetime achievement award

Laczniak recognized by American Marketing Association for contributions to ethics

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EMBA alumna named executive director of nation’s largest youth orchestra

Linda Edelstein, a 2011 executive MBA alumna, has been named executive director of the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra.

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Accounting alumnus named CFO of the Year

Jonathan Sohn, a 1995 accounting alumnus and senior vice president and chief financial officer for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, was named CFO of the Year by the Business Journal of Milwaukee.

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Dean Salchenberger appointed to provost's office; Professor Eppli named interim dean

Salchenberger to take on new role as associate provost for academic planning and budgeting.

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Marquette Business partners with shipping supply specialist Uline

The Marquette University College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management today announced a formal corporate partnership with Uline—The Shipping Supply Specialists,

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Management Professor Ow publishes study on information technology in healthcare in premier journal

In a paper forthcoming in MIS Quarterly, a leading journal of management information systems, Terence Ow examines the impact of hospitals’ investment in information technology (IT) on their market value.

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Marquette Business hires new faculty

Five new full-time, tenure-track faculty members join us this fall

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Thought leaders: Marquette Business faculty share their expertise

Marquette Business faculty regularly appear in print and on radio

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Marquette Business congratulates retiring faculty members

The close of the 2011-12 academic year brought the retirements of four Marquette Business faculty members

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Economics professor Daniels earns second Fulbright award

Daniels will study U.S. and Canadian residents’ attitudes toward trade, immigration and foreign direct investment policies post-9/11

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Real estate professor Eppli addresses Milwaukee Press Club

discussed southeast Wisconsin’s commercial real estate industry

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MBA alumnus McDowell named CFO of The Washington Group of Northwestern Mutual

Matthew McDowell, a 2011 alumnus of Marquette Business’ Graduate School of Management, has been named CFO of The Washington Group of Northwestern Mutual, based in McLean, Va.

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Marquette Center for Supply Chain Management seeks participants for ISM-Milwaukee index survey on area manufacturing activity

The Center for Supply Chain Management in Marquette University’s College of Business Administration is seeking participants for the monthly Institute for Supply Management – Milwaukee “Report on Business.”

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Marketing professor Andrews honored with top article award

Craig Andrews, Professor and Charles H. Kellstadt Chair in Marketing, has been awarded the 2012 Thomas C. Kinnear/Journal of Public Policy & Marketing Award, which honors the article published in the journal between 2008 and 2010 that has made the most significant contribution to the understanding of marketing and public policy issues.

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Graduate accounting student honored nationally for CMA exam score

Accounting student will be honored by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants for achieving the top score on the Certified Management Accountant examination.

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Center for Supply Chain Management to conduct key healthcare survey

National study will gauge healthcare executives’ perceptions of supply chain

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ISM-Milwaukee honors four supply chain students

Gives academic scholarships to undergraduate students attending SE Wisconsin universities

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Supply chain management professor honored for teaching excellence

Dr. Mark Cotteleer honored with a Marquette University Teaching Excellence Award.

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Developing talent: Real estate students win Midwest Real Estate Challenge

A team of four real estate students recently took top honors at the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation’s Second Annual Midwest Real Estate Challenge in Chicago.

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Two marketing professors are finalists for 2011 Kinnear/Best Article award

Andrews and Laczniak among five finalists

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Marquette Business students honored by university for leadership

Two Marquette Business students were recognized with awards to honor exceptional contributions from the university’s Division of Student Affairs

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Kohler Center announces winners of Business Plan Competition

Mobile trade show 'game' BoothTag earns top honors

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IT students take top honors at Project Management Triathlon

Two teams of information technology students took top honors at the third annual Intercollegiate Project Management Triathlon

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Applied Investment Management team has great showing at CFA competition

The Marquette University Applied Investment Management team advanced to the semi-final round of the Americas Regional of the CFA Institute Research Challenge in New York, April 9-10, 2012.

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Alumnus will lead PNC Bank in Wisconsin

Alumnus Christopher Goller, who was a commercial banking leader at U.S. Bank’s Wisconsin headquarters in Milwaukee,

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Marquette Center for Supply Chain Management, Wisconsin Procurement Institute to host federal procurement forum

on Tuesday, March 27

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Marquette Business faculty research profiled

Dr. Olga Yakusheva & Dr. Qianhua Ling profiled in Discover

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Three business faculty members promoted

The university has promoted three Marquette Business faculty members to professor or associate professor with tenure effective for the fall 2012 semester

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Alumnus’ start-up getting noticed: FastCompany lauds Zaarly

In early 2011, 1999 alumnus Eric Koester founded Zaarly

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Steeped in sustainability

Student’s coffee venture gives back and pays forward

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Marquette finance students advance in investment competition

Applied Investment Management team bests other local colleges for fourth straight year

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Finance professor honored for study on ‘co-CEO’ phenomenon

Marks fifth best paper award for college over the past year

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MBA students assist firms with BBB Torch Awards

Two teams of MBA students worked with Wisconsin companies to assist them in the often challenging and rigorous Better Business Bureau Torch Awards application process.

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Expert on economics of higher education delivers Marburg Lecture

Cornell’s Ron Ehrenberg examined rising cost of college in ‘Tuition Rising’

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Marquette student honored for top accounting exam score

Graduate accounting student bests others in region on prestigious CMA test

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Investment forum to feature national experts on finance, ethics

Thursday, February 16, 5pm

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Professor Laczniak publishes fifth book on marketing ethics

Ethics in Marketing contains 20 cases that deal with a variety of ethical issues

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ManpowerGroup CEO Jeff Joerres to deliver keynote address at annual Business Leaders Forum

Business Leaders Forum luncheon will be held Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, in the ballroom of the Alumni Memorial Union.

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Eppli appointed director at Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago

FHLBC is a $73 billion wholesale bank serving the needs of member housing finance institutions located in Illinois and Wisconsin.

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Marquette Business is now on LinkedIn

You can join the group online: go.mu.edu/MUBizLinkedIn.

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College of Business Administration maintains AACSB accreditation

Marquette University’s College of Business Administration has maintained its business and accounting accreditations by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

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Students travel to India; follow along with their blogs

Five Marquette students will be chronicling their journey to India during a two-week study abroad experience.

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Marquette Business 2011: a retrospective

For Marquette Business, 2011 was more than the college’s centennial year: it was a memorable 12 months replete with highlights and successes from faculty, students, alumni and the college as a whole. Here are just some of the moments we’re particularly proud of

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Finance students take it to 'The Street'

Wall Street, finance alumni provide invaluable education and networking opportunities

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Supply chain management senior helps lead Marquette student government

Before applying to Marquette University during his senior year at Moline High School in Iowa, the most Trent Carlson had heard about the Milwaukee-based Catholic, Jesuit university was that they had a good basketball team.  Upon arrival, Carlson fell in love with the university and knew it was the place for him and still affirms that belief today.

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Winter clothing drive

Help us celebrate the spirit of the holiday season by donating new or gently used hats, scarves and mittens for MPS students.

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Alumnus named CIO of the Year

Rick Roy, a 1990 MBA graduate and CUNA Mutual Group senior vice president and chief information officer, has been named the 2011 Chief Information Officer of the Year in the Enterprise category by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Society of Information Management and the Business Journal of Milwaukee.

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Center for Real Estate director moderated key industry panel

Mark Eppli, Bell Chair in Real Estate, moderated a panel discussion in front of a packed house at the annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

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20-Year Antwerp Reunion

Save the date!  Join Joe Terrian, Liliane Van Hoof and Wim Van Dreissen in Antwerp to celebrate 20 years of the Antwerp Program.  June 10-13, 2012

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Classrooms without walls

From projects that involve advanced teleconferencing across oceans to hands-on internship experiences, Marquette Business students are engaged in a wide array applied learning opportunities that give them a truly global business perspective.

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MBA alumna named president of United Performing Arts Fund

MBA alumna Deanna Tillisch was named the new president of the United Performing Arts Fund in Milwaukee. Prior to joining UPAF, she was vice president of the Northwestern Mutual Foundation, Wisconsin’s largest corporate giver.

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Four accounting alumni named ‘CFO of the Year’

Four Marquette Business accounting alumni have been named “CFO of the Year” by The Business Journal of Milwaukee

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ACRE grads make good

Tina Anderson and Sherry Webb develop apartment complex on Milwaukee's south side

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Real estate, supply chain directors to moderate industry panels

Mark Eppli, Bell Chair in Real Estate and professor of finance, will moderate “Milwaukee: The Way Forward…Establishing Development Priorities” at the annual BizTimes Milwaukee Commercial Real Estate conference Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011.

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Accounting alumna named a ‘40 Under 40’ by CPA Practice Advisor

Accounting alumna Kara Haas, CPA, CITP, CFE, has been named among the CPA Practice Advisor’s “40 Under 40” for 2011.

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Accounting faculty member honored for outstanding research paper

Qianhua Ling received the outstanding research paper award at the American Accounting Association’s 2011 annual meeting

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Presidential Management Fellow Program seeking GSM students

Presidential Management Fellow Program seeking GSM students for the Presidential Management Fellows Program of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management

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Three faculty honored by the Journal of Business Ethics

Steven Lysonski, Gene Laczniak, and Edward Inderrieden, honored by the Journal of Business Ethics.

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AIM grads earn 88 percent pass rate on CFA exam; more than double global rate

Graduates from the college’s Applied Investment Management program class of 2011 achieved an 88 percent pass rate on the Chartered Financial Analyst Level I exam, more than double the global pass rate of 39 percent.

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Marketing undergrad, McNair Scholar to present research

Undergraduate marketing student Larry A. Whitley will present his research as part of the Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program at the 21st Annual McNair Undergraduate Research Symposium, which will be held July 27-28.

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Center for Supply Chain Management assumes responsibility for key business survey

As of June 2011, Marquette’s Center for Supply Chain Management is administering and compiling data for the monthly ISM-Milwaukee Report on Business Survey. The local chapter of the Institute for Supply Management has for the past decade conducted the survey.

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Alumnus Zaeske named CEO of Maryland-based DataBank

Fred Zaeske, a 1986 alumnus of the College of Business Administration, has been named the new CEO of Maryland-based DataBank IMX, LLC, an industry leader in document management and document conversion services.

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Marquette’s supply chain management program among best in nation

Leading supply chain trade organization ranks undergraduate program 14th overall

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IT students partner with Milwaukee Safe & Sound

Under the direction of Kate Kaiser, associate professor of management, more than 40 students in her Systems Analysis and Design class worked to identify and design a prototype data system for Safe & Sound, a Milwaukee organization dedicated to reducing violent crime in high-risk neighborhoods throughout the city.

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Marketing professors’ research on Chinese consumerism honored

Study named 2011 Best Paper by the Journal of Consumer Marketing

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Accounting alumna named WICPA board president-elect

Danica E. Olson, CPA, Bus Ad ’93, Grad ’00, accounting manager with the Milwaukee Bucks has been named president-elect of the 2011-2012 Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) Board of Directors.

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Center for Audit Quality funds accounting professor’s research

The Center for Audit Quality has announced it will fund a research project by Ikseon Suh, assistant professor of accounting.

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Finance student defies the odds

A week before his senior year, Marquette finance and marketing student Adam Rilott broke his neck in a car accident and was deemed a quadriplegic. On May 22, 2011, he walked across the stage at graduation.

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College celebrates 100 years in grand fashion

The College of Business Administration on Saturday, May 14, celebrated 100 years of Jesuit business education in Milwaukee at a Centennial Celebration.
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Faculty honored for excellence in research, teaching

Two faculty members for excellence in research and teaching

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Undergraduates honored with university Student Leadership Awards

Fourteen College of Business Administration undergraduates were honored at the 42nd annual Division of Student Affairs’ Student Leadership Recognition Program.

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Kohler Center announces winners of 2011 Business Plan Competition

Web-based staff scheduling tool ZoomShift takes top prize

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Students lauded at 87th Honors Convocation

Fifty business undergraduate and graduate students were presented awards

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Management students fare well at project management competition

Two Marquette teams place first, second

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U.S. News ranks EMBA in top 20, part-time MBA in top 50

Entrepreneurship program ranked among specialty programs at No. 24.

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Business Plan Competition has record year

The Marquette Business Plan Competition, now in its ninth year, attracted 52 entrants for 2011, the most in the contest’s history. Of those 52, 20 were social ventures. The competition last year added a separate category for businesses with a focus on addressing a societal need.

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Be a fan and follow: College is now on Facebook, Twitter

You can now be a fan on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

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Marquette finance students again advance in CFA investment competition

Students head to Omaha to compete in the CFA Institute's Investment Research Challenge

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Marquette graduate business students win state competition

MBA team retains ACG Cup with second victory in as many years

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Accounting alumnus honored for high CPA Exam score

Rebstock is second Marquette grad in a row to receive Elijah Watt Sells Award

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Dr. Anthony Pennington-Cross honored for best paper of 2010

Study on subprime mortgages receives the 2010 Edwin S. Mills Best Paper in Real Estate Economics.

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Dr. Mark Eppli Moderates BizTimes Real Estate Conference

The conference focus was, “Milwaukee 2020,” and took a look at trends over the next ten years in southwest Wisconsin and beyond.

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AIM students: Some stocks to watch as economic gloom lifts

As gloomy as the economy might seem, 22 finance-oriented Marquette University seniors say next year will be better than many economists expect.

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Andy White, MBA '08, Turns Freelance Gig into Branding Business

Marquette MBA graduate Andy White is the founder of a new marketing business based in Milwaukee.

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Dr. Abdur Chowdhury appointed to Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's Academic Advisory Council

Dr. Chowdhury will join other professors in the Chicago Fed's district to provide advice on monetary policy to the central bank.

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Dr. Olga Yakusheva's Research on College Weight Gain Receives National Attention

Research by co-authors Olga Yakusheva, assistant professor of economics at Marquette University, and Kandice Kapinos of the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, was recently highlighted in articles in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and on ABC News.

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Minor in Entrepreneurship Will Be Offered

The College of Business Administration  will offer a minor in entrepreneurship for non-business majors beginning in fall 2011.

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Marquette Represented at Annual Strategy Conference

Several Marquette professors appear at Strategic Management Society's annual conference.

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Alumnus Honored as 2010 United Way 'Philanthropic 5'

Marquette Business Applied Investment Management alumnus, Dan Tranchita, honored for Milwaukee-area philanthropy.

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Students Obtain Professional Certification from APICS

Marquette’s Management Department strives to prepare students for the immediate priorities of prospective employers...

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Marquette GSM Students Win the ACG Cup

Ben Adams, Scott Ginal, Michael Sanfilippo, Jason Woldt and Andrew Zimmerman competed in the WI competition on Saturday, Feb. 6th...

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