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Cameron Wilson Credits MAIAA Program for Early Career Success

Nov 19 2017 8:00 AM | » Full Article Cameron Wilson Credits MAIAA Program for Early Career Success
Cameron Wilson made an impressive ascent in the collegiate athletics industry after receiving his master of arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletic administration (MAIAA) from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in 2016. Recently named the director of events and facilities at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota, he is the first MAIAA graduate to reach a director level position in a collegiate athletic department.

Faculty Inspiration and Passion Lead Hanna to Earn Ph.D.

Oct 27 2017 3:00 PM | » Full Article Faculty Inspiration and Passion Lead Hanna to Earn Ph.D.
Through a mentorship during his time as an MBA student at the University of NebraskaLincoln, Andrew Hanna found a passion for teaching and research. The influence from faculty and a love for people led him to pursue a Ph.D. to make this his life’s work.

GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered September 30

Aug 30 2017 4:00 PM | » Full Article GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered September 30
The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will offer a GMAT Strategy Workshop on Saturday, September 30, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Led by Stephanie Espy, founder and president of Atlanta-based MathSP Strategies and Problem-Solving, the workshop prepares prospective graduate students for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The GMAT measures verbal, mathematical and analytical writing skills for graduate admission and Espy explains learning strategies and approaches to provide a competitive edge.

Fourth MAIAA Cohort Arrives in Lincoln with Big Aspirations

Aug 29 2017 3:30 PM | » Full Article Fourth MAIAA Cohort Arrives in Lincoln with Big Aspirations
The fourth cohort of the master of arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletics administration (MAIAA) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business arrived this fall. Five females and seven males, including nine former collegiate student athletes from around the country comprise the cohort and began classes at the start of the fall semester.

Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation

Aug 15 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation
The last class of University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students to graduate and attend classes exclusively in the old College of Business Administration building received degrees at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, August 12, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The new Nebraska Business building officially opens its doors when classes begins for the fall 2017 semester, August 21. Graduating seniors displayed the Start Something spirit during their time at Nebraska which provides a common thread linking the old building to the new.

Spring Dean’s List Announced

Jun 29 2017 2:00 PM | » Full Article Spring Dean’s List Announced
More than 850 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The 773 undergraduates who received this honor maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The college also recognized 176 undergraduate students for achieving a 4.0 GPA.

Advisory Board Provides Advantages for MAIAA Students in Indiana

Jun 27 2017 10:00 AM | » Full Article Advisory Board Provides Advantages for MAIAA Students in Indiana
Six University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduate students were invited to attend the 2017 NCAA Regional Rules Seminar in Indianapolis, May 15-17. The master of arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletic administration (MAIAA) students gained insight on athletics compliance and connected with the program’s advisory board members who provided additional networking opportunities.

Hughes Tackled MBA While Coaching Football

May 23 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article
Tyler Hughes ’16 of Salt Lake City, coached collegiate football nearly 10 years due to his love of the game and passion for working with athletes. However, the goal of earning his MBA stayed in the back of his mind. When he landed the job as head football coach at Minot State University in North Dakota, he decided he would also tackle his MBA at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

MBA Students Participate in Big Ten + Case Competition

May 9 2017 11:00 AM | » Full Article MBA Students Participate in Big Ten + Case Competition
Four graduate students from the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln traveled to Columbus, Ohio, to participate in the Big Ten + Case Competition, hosted by The Ohio State University Fischer College of Business on April 1.

Graduate Students Compete in National Sports Forum Case Cup

Apr 25 2017 11:00 AM | » Full Article Graduate Students Compete in National Sports Forum Case Cup
Four graduate students from the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln traveled to Minneapolis-St. Paul for the National Sports Forum (NSF) Case Cup competition. Students compete against other graduate programs in a sports-marketing related case in this 24-hour challenge.

New Professional Development Curriculum Assists Graduate Students

Apr 20 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article New Professional Development Curriculum Assists Graduate Students
With the introduction of two new graduate programs in the last three years, the Office of Graduate Programs staff at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business developed professional development curriculum to better prepare graduate students for the workforce. Students earning degrees in either the new master of arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletic administration (MAIAA) or a master of arts in business administration (MABA) are the first to benefit from the workshop-based curriculum.

NCAA Selects Seven MAIAA Students to Attend Emerging Leaders Seminar

Mar 15 2017 10:00 AM | » Full Article NCAA Selects Seven MAIAA Students to Attend Emerging Leaders Seminar
Seven master of arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletic administration (MAIAA) students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration attended the Emerging Leaders Seminar (ELS) at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in Indianapolis in January. Selected by a committee from the NCAA membership, only 200 students attended the seminar for effective leadership, educational and transitional programming.

Nebraska Online MBA Named World’s Best Value

Mar 7 2017 8:45 AM | » Full Article Nebraska Online MBA Named World’s Best Value
The online MBA program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration is the No. 1 best value online MBA program in the world. Financial Times tapped Nebraska with its top ranking in value as well as No. 4 in the world in career services. The program’s overall ranking was No. 15.

Spring Power Lunch Series Begins Feb. 1

Jan 12 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article Spring Power Lunch Series Begins Feb. 1
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Executive Education program will host four spring Executive Power Lunches to share ideas and strategies to help solve today’s business challenges. Led by College of Business Administration faculty members, the lunches will be offered in Lincoln and Omaha.

Challenges Inspire MBA Student in South Africa

Jan 6 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article Challenges Inspire MBA Student in South Africa
Working in South Africa as a construction manager on a coal power plant which is the largest construction project in the southern hemisphere for Black & Veatch (B&V), an engineering company based in Overland Park, Kansas, it is clear Mark Snyder enjoys new challenges. Last year he embraced a new one by enrolling in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln MBA program. 

Sohi Takes Leaps Ahead with MBA

Jan 2 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article Sohi Takes Leaps Ahead with MBA
As she hurled herself out of an airplane toward the desert below, odds are Simran Sohi wasn’t thinking about the master of business administration degree she earned from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration. But having the chance to live and work in Qatar and by extension go skydiving while traveling in Dubai, likely would not have been possible without her education.

Former All-American Taylor Sanderson Joins Third MAIAA Cohort

Dec 28 2016 9:00 AM | » Full Article Former All-American Taylor Sanderson Joins Third MAIAA Cohort
Taylor Sanderson, a student in the third cohort of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration master of arts in intercollegiate athletics administration (MAIAA), is no stranger to multi-tasking. In high school, he played football, baseball, basketball and ran track. He has spent the last five years perfecting his athletic ability in track and field at Iowa State University, where he mastered several events to become one of the nation’s best in the 10-event grind known as the decathlon.

McDermott Stays Busy in Juris Doctor/MBA Program

Dec 7 2016 9:30 AM | » Full Article McDermott Stays Busy in Juris Doctor/MBA Program
Because he would rather be busy than bored, Conor McDermott kept a hectic schedule the last years. A former Husker football player with a double major in finance and economics and a minor in history, he will earn his joint Juris Doctor/MBA from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in December.

MBA Program the Right Fit for Chemical Engineer Joel Bugayong

Nov 16 2016 2:30 PM | » Full Article MBA Program the Right Fit for Chemical Engineer Joel Bugayong
Joel Bugayong boasts an impressive résumé, highlighted by a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Louisiana State University, various awards and scholarships earned from organizations such as Chevron and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and experience serving as an adjunct lecturer and professor at Benedictine College.

Alumnus Warren Buffett Dines with Finance Students

Nov 10 2016 4:30 PM | » Full Article Alumnus Warren Buffett Dines with Finance Students
Students in the Finance 463 course, Security Analysis and Warren Buffett Business Valuation Techniques, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration met the most famous CBA alumnus Warren Buffett ’51 in October.

First MABA Graduate Nygard Starts Something at CBA

Nov 2 2016 3:00 PM | » Full Article First MABA Graduate Nygard Starts Something at CBA
Brandon Nygard ’16 found a way to both Start Something and leave his mark at the College of Business Administration. As the first graduate of the master of arts of business administration program (MABA), he is now an operations manager at Connell Cattle Feeders, owned by Agribeef in Warden, Washington.

UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Third for Supply Chain Management

Nov 1 2016 2:30 PM | » Full Article UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Third for Supply Chain Management
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration ranked third out of 375 schools for best online MBA programs in supply chain management by Online MBA Today. Criteria for the rankings included estimated tuition cost, accreditation, early career salary, prestige and overall graduation rate. Program vetting also took place based on having a good business management foundation and extensive understanding of supply chain management.

UNL GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered October 29

Oct 21 2016 2:30 PM | » Full Article UNL GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered October 29
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will offer a GMAT Strategy Workshop on Saturday, October 29, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Led by Stephanie Espy, founder and president of Atlanta-based MathSP Strategies and Problem-Solving, the workshop prepares prospective graduate students for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT).

Revelle and Fowler Featured at Fifth Annual Women in Business Breakfast

Oct 17 2016 11:30 AM | » Full Article Revelle and Fowler Featured at Fifth Annual Women in Business Breakfast
Nearly 200 people attended the 2016 Fifth Annual University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Women in Business Breakfast, showcasing two prominent speakers from Husker Athletics in a panel discussion billed as Leading Great Teams: Learning From Sports and Business. Husker Softball Coach Rhonda Revelle, the all-time winningest coach in any sport at Nebraska, and Mattie Fowler ’15, MBA student, former member of the Husker softball team and 2016 Female Student-Athlete of the Year, participated on the panel.

MABA Program Perfect for Jankey’s Big Move to America

Oct 10 2016 4:30 PM | » Full Article MABA Program Perfect for Jankey’s Big Move to America
India is a long way from Nebraska, and engineering is a long way from business. However, Hasitha Jankey found what she was looking for to take the next step in her career – a Big Ten graduate degree in business.

Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students

Oct 6 2016 1:30 PM | » Full Article Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students
John Mackey, co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, spoke to more than 2,000 people at the Lied Center for Performing Arts as the inaugural speaker for the Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series sponsored by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and College of Law on Wednesday, October 3. Mackey, who authored the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book, “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” stressed the value of business to the audience, made up of a vast number of business students and members of the CBA community.

Frazier’s Journey With Basketball Led Her to MAIAA

Sep 26 2016 2:00 PM | » Full Article Frazier’s Journey With Basketball Led Her to MAIAA
Kate Frazier took a winding road to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Basketball took her all over the Midwest and Great Plains the last five years – until she landed at the College of Business Administration in the masters of arts of business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletic administration (MAIAA) program this fall.

CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods

Sep 19 2016 4:30 PM | » Full Article CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and University of Nebraska College of Law host the inaugural Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series featuring John Mackey on Wednesday, October 5, 1:30-2:30 p.m., at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Mackey is co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, his supermarket chain became the first in the United States certified as an organic grocer. He authored the book “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” which appeared on best-selling lists for both the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.

New Board Created for Intercollegiate Athletic Administration Program

Sep 8 2016 3:00 PM | » Full Article New Board Created for Intercollegiate Athletic Administration Program
Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business Administration announced the addition of a new advisory board for the Master of Arts in Business with a Specialization in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration (MAIAA) program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The MAIAA advisory board joins 14 other advisory boards at the College of Business Administration, totaling more than 215 individuals.

First MABA Program Cohort Begins Classes

Aug 31 2016 3:00 PM | » Full Article First MABA Program Cohort Begins Classes
The first cohort of master of arts in business administration (MABA) students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration began classes on August 22. The MABA program is a versatile, on-campus program that has a similar curriculum to the nationally-ranked master of business administration program.

Third Cohort of Masters in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration Starts at CBA

Aug 25 2016 3:30 PM | » Full Article Third Cohort of Masters in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration Starts at CBA
The third cohort of the Master of Arts in Business with a specialization in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration (MAIAA) program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration began classes August 22. The class includes 12 students from across the country including three women, nine men and eight former collegiate student-athletes from sports such as basketball, track and field and golf.
 

Aguero Builds Future in Construction with UNL MBA

Jul 21 2016 10:00 AM | » Full Article Aguero Builds Future in Construction with UNL MBA
A native of Guadalupe, which is a suburb of the Costa Rican capital of San José, Pedro Aguero developed his passion for making a difference through construction while earning his undergraduate degree in civil engineering. After graduation, he managed a building design department for a non-profit organization in Costa Rica that helps low-income housing projects. Seeking to further advance his career and his impact, he embarked on an international search of MBA programs that led him to believe there was no place like Nebraska when it comes to value, flexibility and community.
 

MAIAA Students Garnett, Hajek Sweep CoSIDA Postgraduate Scholarships

Jun 13 2016 4:00 PM | » Full Article MAIAA Students Garnett, Hajek Sweep CoSIDA Postgraduate Scholarships
Two students in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Master of Arts in Business with a Specialization in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration (MAIAA) program at the College of Business Administration made history by sweeping this year’s College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) postgraduate scholarships. James Hajek from Omaha, Nebraska, and Lorie Garnett from Manteca, California, are both part of the two-year cohort program which blends the academic foundation of the UNL MBA program with experience in the operation of Husker Athletics.
 

Córdova Cazar Receives Travel Grant from UNL

May 18 2016 3:00 PM | » Full Article Córdova Cazar Receives Travel Grant from UNL
Ana Lucía Córdova Cazar, a Ph.D. candidate in the College of Business Administration Survey Research and Methodology Program (SRAM) program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, won a $400 travel grant for her poster presentation at the spring Graduate Research and Creative Activities Poster Session. The UNL Office of Research and Economic Development and Office of Graduate Studies presented the award.

Dr. Tammy Beck to Deliver Graduate Student Commencement Address

Dec 15 2015 3:00 PM | » Full Article Dr. Tammy Beck to Deliver Graduate Student Commencement Address
Dr. Tammy Beck, associate dean of graduate programs and external engagement and associate professor of management in the College of Business Administration, will deliver the commencement address at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduate and professional degrees ceremonies to be held at the Pinnacle Bank Arena on Friday, December 18, at 3 p.m.

CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking

Mar 5 2015 10:00 AM | » Full Article CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
Construction of UNL's new College of Business Administration Building launched with a ceremonial turning of dirt on March 4.

An estimated 350 attended the groundbreaking ceremony, which was held inside the Kauffman Academic Residential Center and near the site of the new building at 14th and Vine streets.

Brett Whorley Excels in MBA Program Ranked #2 for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report

May 8 2014 2:00 PM | » Full Article Brett Whorley Excels in MBA Program Ranked #2 for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln MBA program is ranked #2 for Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans, according to the 2014 U.S. News & World Report listing. To achieve the veteran-specific ranking, schools had to already be on the respective U.S. News & World Report listing for best online programs.

CBA Offers New Graduate and Certificate Programs

Mar 14 2014 1:00 PM | » Full Article CBA Offers New Graduate and Certificate Programs
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration developed two new graduate programs with specializations in business administration and intercollegiate athletics administration. The college also created two new graduate certificate programs in business analytics and supply chain management. All four programs are designed to meet current and emerging business demands in the global marketplace.

UNL Online MBA Program Ranked No. 12 in the World by Financial Times

Mar 10 2014 4:00 PM | » Full Article UNL Online MBA Program Ranked No. 12 in the World by Financial Times
The online MBA program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration ranked No. 12 in the world in the 2014 inaugural Financial Times ranking. The program was also recognized as No. 2 in the world for its value. Released March 10, the report ranked the top 15 online MBA programs from around the world who offer a credible alternative to residential MBA programs. 

Business Students Sweep to Success on UNL Curling Team

Feb 19 2014 2:30 PM | » Full Article Business Students Sweep to Success on UNL Curling Team
The sport of curling may not receive the same attention as figure skating or snowboarding at the Winter Olympics, but it does have its share of fans. In fact, at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration, two students– Cameron Binder and Katherine Mitenko– lead the Nebraska Curling team.

UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Sixth in U.S. News & World Report 

Jan 8 2014 9:00 AM | » Full Article UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Sixth in <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>
The online MBA program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration jumped 11 spots to sixth overall in the 2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Graduate Business Programs. Released January 8, the report ranked 172 programs which included four current or future Big Ten programs.

CBA to Offer Business Analytics Program

Nov 20 2013 8:30 AM | » Full Article CBA to Offer Business Analytics Program
Big data. Business analytics. Data analytics. Behavioral analytics. Companies are collecting volumes of data like never before, about everything from customer shopping habits to how people use the internet to other aspects of life. Managers need to know how to analyze customer behavior – though the amount of data can be overwhelming.

UNL Part-Time MBA Program Ranked Second in the Big Ten in Bloomberg Businessweek 

Nov 11 2013 1:30 PM | » Full Article UNL Part-Time MBA Program Ranked Second in the Big Ten in <em>Bloomberg Businessweek</em>
The part-time MBA program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration ranked second in the Big Ten in the 2013 Bloomberg Businessweek ranking. Released November 7, UNL was 18th overall out of 80 programs ranked.

GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered October 19 at the College of Business Administration

Oct 7 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article GMAT Strategy Workshop Offered October 19 at the College of Business Administration
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration will hold a UNL GMAT Strategy Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This workshop is designed for those interested in learning strategies and approaches for taking the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), which measures verbal, mathematical and analytical writing skills for graduate admission.The UNL GMAT Strategy Workshop will be led by Stephanie Espy, founder and president of MathSP: Strategies and Problem-solving.
 

UNL MBA Online Program Top Ranked in Big Ten by Affordable Colleges Online

Aug 28 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article UNL MBA Online Program Top Ranked in Big Ten by Affordable Colleges Online
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln MBA program has been ranked number one in the Big Ten among online programs by Affordable Colleges Online. Ranked 11 overall, UNL was recognized for being “at the top of its class among national universities.”

Grad Student Enhances Agricultural Career with UNL MBA

Jun 13 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Grad Student Enhances Agricultural Career with UNL MBA
Derek Schardt of Wayne, Neb., got his undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in political science and history. As he debated the best way to apply those degrees to future career aspirations, one thing became clear – an MBA degree would give him more options in the job market.

GMAT Strategy Workshop Attracts Prospective Graduate Applicants

Jun 6 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article GMAT Strategy Workshop Attracts Prospective Graduate Applicants
The inaugural UNL GMAT Strategy Workshop was held at CBA on Saturday, June 1. Forty-nine prospective graduate students attended the workshop to learn strategies and approaches for taking the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The GMAT measures verbal, mathematical and analytical writing skills for graduate admission.

Michael Shang Inspired to Create Startup Company Through UNL MBA Experience

May 31 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Michael Shang Inspired to Create Startup Company Through UNL MBA Experience
When Michael Shang came to UNL from China to get his MBA degree he did not realize the educational experience itself would help him create a new startup business. The company called Easy Transfer evolved from Shang’s experience as a Chinese student studying abroad.

2013 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception Recognizes Excellence at CBA

Apr 29 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article 2013 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception Recognizes Excellence at CBA
The 2013 Faculty Awards Reception for the College of Business Administration was held, Thursday, April 25 at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. Dr. Donde Plowman, the James, Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of CBA, presented the awards to the thirteen award recipients.

CBA Faculty, Staff and Students Recognized for Spirit of Service

Apr 22 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article CBA Faculty, Staff and Students Recognized for Spirit of Service
A UNL College of Business Administration professor, a staff member and several students were recognized with Spirit of Service awards at the UNL Center for Civic Engagement Celebration of Service on April 12 in the Nebraska Union.

Dissertation Award Winner Jeff Johnson Presents at Mittelstaedt Symposium

Mar 29 2013 2:00 PM | » Full Article Dissertation Award Winner Jeff Johnson Presents at Mittelstaedt Symposium
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration Marketing Department held the 22nd annual Robert Mittelstaedt Doctoral Symposium from March 28-30, 2013. This year ISBM dissertation award winner Jeff Johnson presented his research at the proceedings.

Helicopter Pilot Amanda Homes Supplements Leadership Skills with UNL MBA

Mar 20 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Helicopter Pilot Amanda Homes Supplements Leadership Skills with UNL MBA
Although leadership is essential for any business to flourish, nowhere is that more evident than in the U.S. Military. For Amanda Homes, supplementing the leadership qualities she learned in the National Guard, means continuing her education in the UNL College of Business Administration MBA program.

EntrepreneuringDays@UNL Showcases Local and National Student Innovation

Mar 19 2013 4:00 PM | » Full Article EntrepreneuringDays@UNL Showcases Local and National Student Innovation
The  UNL Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the inaugural EntrepreneuringDays@UNL, March 11-13. The UNL New Venture Competition provided UNL students the opportunity to pitch their business plan and get feedback. With a grand prize of $50,000 to start the business, nearly 40 teams applied to compete with 27 teams selected.

CBA Partners with NRC to Study Psychological Capital in Workplace

Mar 8 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article CBA Partners with NRC to Study Psychological Capital in Workplace
University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration researchers will partner with National Research Corporation in a new research project to study the effects of psychological capital on workplace performance in a marketing and sales setting.

UNL MBA Student Team Captures Title at ACG Nebraska Cup Competition

Mar 1 2013 1:30 PM | » Full Article UNL MBA Student Team Captures Title at ACG Nebraska Cup Competition
MBA students from CBA took home the first place trophy in the second annual ACG Nebraska Cup competition. The ACG Cup is an intercollegiate case study competition designed to give students invaluable insights into a variety of areas of business and finance.

Ted Paterson Wins Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

Feb 27 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Ted Paterson Wins Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award
Ted Paterson, Ph.D. student in the UNL College of Business Administration management department, was awarded the Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award at the Office of Graduate Studies’ Graduate Studies Awards Reception.

Jeff Johnson Selected Winner Dissertation Competition

Jan 25 2013 3:30 PM | » Full Article Jeff Johnson Selected Winner Dissertation Competition
Jeff Johnson, a Ph.D. marketing student at CBA, was selected as a winner of the 2013 American Marketing Association Sales SIG Dissertation Proposal Competition. He will receive a cash award and will have his fees paid to attend the AMA New Horizons Sales Consortium.

UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Second in U.S. News and World Report

Jan 17 2013 1:50 PM | » Full Article UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Second in U.S. News and World Report
The online MBA program at the CBA ranked second in the Big Ten in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report. Released January 15, the report ranked the UNL MBA program as a Best Online Graduate Business Program. Overall, UNL was 17th out of 148 programs.

CBA Researchers Help U.S. Army Evaluate Comprehensive Fitness Program

Jan 7 2013 10:52 AM | » Full Article CBA Researchers Help U.S. Army Evaluate Comprehensive Fitness Program
Being a member of the U.S. Army can be stressful. Major Paul Lester, who received his Ph.D. from the College of Business Administration, is now working with CBA researchers to help evaluate new army strategies through a program called Comprehensive Soldier Fitness.

UNL Alum Mixes Motorcycles, Management and Marketing in Talk with MBA Students

Nov 5 2012 5:00 PM | » Full Article UNL Alum Mixes Motorcycles, Management and Marketing in Talk with MBA Students
MBA students at CBA were recently treated to a mix of motorcycles, management and marketing in their international business course. Michael Boyle, a UNL alumnus and vice president at Kawasaki, gave students a unique perspective of how supply chain management works in the local economy.

MBA Real World Classroom Experience On-Campus and Online

Oct 25 2012 3:00 PM | » Full Article MBA Real World Classroom Experience On-Campus and Online
Students enrolled in distance coursework through the UNL MBA program are learning that online does not mean out-of-touch. Steve Welton, assistant professor of practice in marketing, is just one example of instructors providing real world instruction to all MBA students at the college.

Jeff Johnson Receives Presidential Graduate Fellowship

Sep 24 2012 2:19 PM | » Full Article Jeff Johnson Receives Presidential Graduate Fellowship
Jeff Johnson, a marketing Ph.D. candidate at CBA, has received the 2012-2013 Presidential Graduate Fellowship from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The fellowship includes a stipend that will allow Johnson to pursue research projects full-time during the current school year.

Marketing Ph.D. Student Justine Rapp Visits KLIN's Grow Lincoln

Jun 26 2012 11:18 AM | » Full Article Marketing Ph.D. Student Justine Rapp Visits KLIN's Grow Lincoln
Justine Rapp, a marketing doctoral student at CBA, appeared on Lincoln radio station KLIN’s Grow Lincoln program recently to discuss her research on how marketing affects consumers with compulsive and addictive behaviors.

Jiri Tresl Inspires Students and Teachers While Earning His Ph.D. in Finance

May 15 2012 1:00 PM | » Full Article Jiri Tresl Inspires Students and Teachers While Earning His Ph.D. in Finance
Jiri Tresl, a finance Ph.D. student at the College of Business Administration, has covered a lot of distance in his academic pursuits. Tresl has lived in three countries and attended a variety of schools, but perhaps nowhere has his academic success flourished as it has at Nebraska.

Over 400 CBA Students Graduate at Spring 2012 Ceremony

May 10 2012 10:08 AM | » Full Article Over 400 CBA Students Graduate at Spring 2012 Ceremony
More than 400 students graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration this spring. They were part of the largest graduation class in the history of UNL with over 2,800 students receiving degrees.

Faculty Awards Recognize Excellence at CBA

May 1 2012 9:54 AM | » Full Article Faculty Awards Recognize Excellence at CBA
The Faculty Awards Reception for the College of Business Administration was held, Wednesday, April 25 at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. Dr. Donde Plowman, the James, Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of CBA, presented the awards to the ten award recipients.

Mittelstaedt Symposium Brings Leading Ph.D. Marketing Researchers to Nebraska

Apr 2 2012 9:08 AM | » Full Article Mittelstaedt Symposium Brings Leading Ph.D. Marketing Researchers to Nebraska
The 21st Annual Robert Mittelstaedt Doctoral Symposium brought Ph.D. students from throughout the country to Nebraska to participate in one of the country’s most respected marketing research events. Jessica Mikeska and Shipra Gupta were two CBA students who participated in the program of events.

MBA Student Lindsey Eastwood Walks for Life with Her Mom and Fellow Students

Mar 28 2012 11:11 AM | » Full Article MBA Student Lindsey Eastwood Walks for Life with Her Mom and Fellow Students
Lindsey Eastwood, vice president of the UNL MBA Student Association, participates in a labor of love each year at the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Eastwood's mother is a cancer survivor who joins with her daughter for the fund raising event.

UNL MBA Program Leaps 22 Spots in U.S. News Rankings

Mar 13 2012 8:30 AM | » Full Article UNL MBA Program Leaps 22 Spots in U.S. News Rankings
The UNL College of Business Administration moved up 22 spots in the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings for best "Part-Time MBA School". Dean Donde Plowman noted that the jump in rankings is significant considering the rankings are based on peer assessment by business school deans and directors.

Dr. Sam Allgood Appointed Chair of Committee on Economic Education

Feb 28 2012 8:00 AM | » Full Article Dr. Sam Allgood Appointed Chair of Committee on Economic Education
The American Economic Association (AEA) is the largest association of economists in the world. Dr. Sam Allgood, professor economics at CBA, will now be chairing the AEA's Committee on Economic Education, giving the University of Nebraska-Lincoln a strong voice among the leaders in the field.

Business Ethics Program Receives Boost from State Farm Insurance

Feb 20 2012 11:09 AM | » Full Article Business Ethics Program Receives Boost from State Farm Insurance
State Farm Insurance gave a $15,000 grant to the CBA Business Ethics Program. The grant will help publish a business ethics booklet and create a code of ethics reference card for students. State Farm will also sponsor an ethics lecture in the fall.

New Leading Economic Indicator Report Looks Good for Nebraska

Feb 17 2012 12:45 AM | » Full Article New Leading Economic Indicator Report Looks Good for Nebraska
The initial release of the Leading Economic Indicator report for Nebraska, produced by faculty and students in the Department of Economics and Bureau of Business Research at the UNL College of Business Administration, is a positive one for the Cornhusker state.

Student Ethics Code Launches for CBA Students

Feb 10 2012 10:30 AM | » Full Article Student Ethics Code Launches for CBA Students
Wall Street, Fortune 500 Companies and businesses across the world continually discuss the importance of ethics in business. A group of CBA students decided to stop talking and start doing, writing a new student ethics code.

Career Services for Business Students

Feb 7 2012 9:45 AM | » Full Article Career Services for Business Students
The College of Business Administration is expanding value to students beyond the superior education they receive in the classroom. The new CBA Career Services office provides students a unique professional development center that tailors to business students.

UNL College of Business Administration Announces Job Search for Director of MBA Programs

Dec 16 2011 12:00 PM | » Full Article UNL College of Business Administration Announces Job Search for Director of MBA Programs
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is seeking applicants for Director of MBA programs. Reporting to the Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research, the Director would be responsible for managing and overall administration of the online and campus MBA programs.

Fraud Examination Students Learn Assessment Skills on Real World Project

Dec 8 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article Fraud Examination Students Learn Assessment Skills on Real World Project
College of Business Administration accountancy students who take the Fraud Examination class are learning exactly what it takes to prevent fraud. Dr. Janice Lawrence is helping students take on real world fraud risk assessment reviews of local non-profits that benefit both the community and the students.

MBA Graduate Tyrone Fahie Featured in UNL 'Go Big Red' Video Series

Nov 29 2011 4:35 PM | » Full Article MBA Graduate Tyrone Fahie Featured in UNL 'Go Big Red' Video Series
College of Business Administration MBA graduate Tyrone Fahie was recently featured in the UNL 'Go Big Red' video spotlight series. Fahie was awarded the Lott Impact trophy among other recognitions during his time at UNL and currently works at TD Ameritrade in Omaha.

Dr. Donna Dudney Focuses on Practical Research Results

Nov 23 2011 3:57 PM | » Full Article Dr. Donna Dudney Focuses on Practical Research Results
Dr. Donna Dudney has always made practical research results a focus of her work, stemming in part from her own career in the banking industry. The impact her research has made to public policy makers and investment decision-makers is a product of an approach that recognizes those working in commerce today.

Ph.D. Student Jamie Hoelscher Upholds Tradition of Excellence in Accountancy

Oct 21 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article Ph.D. Student Jamie Hoelscher Upholds Tradition of Excellence in Accountancy
Jamie Hoelscher is a third year Ph.D. student at the UNL College of Business Administration School of Accountancy. She continues the tradition of hard working graduate level students that have attended the prestigious School.

Dr. Fred Luthans Honored for Business Management Research

Sep 12 2011 3:35 PM | » Full Article Dr. Fred Luthans Honored for Business Management Research
CBA professor Dr. Fred Luthans was given the prestigious Emerald Management Citations of Excellence Awards for 2011. Luthans has been at UNL for over 40 years and remains a recognized leader in business management research throughout the world.

Shannon Cummins Receives Presidential Graduate Fellowship

Aug 12 2011 9:03 AM | » Full Article Shannon Cummins Receives Presidential Graduate Fellowship
Shannon Cummins was awarded a 2011-12 Presidential Graduate Fellowship by the University of Nebraska. Cummins, who has been recognized for excellence in teaching and research, plans to use the award to assist her ongoing research.

Matt Adamson Finds Added Value in MBA Degree From UNL

May 6 2011 10:44 AM | » Full Article Matt Adamson Finds Added Value in MBA Degree From UNL

Matt Adamson came to UNL to get his MBA degree but wasn't sure of its value compared to an undergrad degree.  Upon graduating in May, Adamson has a new appreciation for what UNL's MBA program really has to offer.

MBA Student Receives Honorary Lott Impact Trophy

Dec 13 2010 11:11 AM | » Full Article MBA Student Receives Honorary Lott Impact Trophy

College of Business MBA student Tyrone Fahie became the third ever recipient of an honorary Lott Impact Trophy. The trophy honors college football players who exemplify Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community and Tenacity both on and off the playing field.