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BDO joins Penn State Smeal Corporate Partner Program

July 22, 2016


BDO USA, a member of BDO International, the world’s fifth-largest accounting and consulting network, is the newest Penn State Smeal College of Business Corporate Partner. The firm joins 29 existing Corporate Partners.

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Ph.D. boot camp exposes scientists to Penn State Smeal business, entrepreneurship expertise

July 18, 2016


A week of executive-style business classes led by Penn State Smeal College of Business faculty recently exposed 22 life science Ph.D. and post-doctoral students at Penn State to the entrepreneurial possibilities of their research.

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Misangyi takes over as chair of Penn State Smeal Department of Management and Organization

July 13, 2016


Vilmos Misangyi, professor of management and organization, has assumed the role of chair of the Department of Management and Organization in the Penn State Smeal College of Business.

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Research reveals that a donor’s company is best predictor of political leanings

July 11, 2016


Even the most casual political observers know that candidates track red and blue states, but new research from the Penn State Smeal College of Business suggests that savvy fundraisers should pay closer attention to the companies for which individuals work when attempting to raise campaign funds.

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Dave Winterich named Penn State Smeal’s Fred Brand, Jr. Excellence in Teaching Award winner

June 30, 2016


Dave Winterich, instructor in marketing at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, is the 2016 recipient of the Fred Brand, Jr. Excellence in Teaching Award.

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Penn State Smeal’s Yoshida to become research associate at Center on Japanese Economy and Business

June 28, 2016


Jiro Yosheda, associate professor of business in the Penn State Smeal College of Business, has accepted an invitation to become a research associate at Columbia Business School’s Center on Japanese Economy and Business (CJEB).

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Penn State Smeal’s Foley elected treasurer of International Society of Sustainability Professionals

June 24, 2016


Erik Foley, director of sustainability at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, has been re-elected treasurer of the International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) by the group’s board of directors.

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Penn State Smeal invited to United Nations for corporate sustainability summit

June 21, 2016


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has long been committed to sustainability in the classroom, in its curriculum, and in its day-to-day operations. That commitment has resulted in an invitation to the United Nations. Erik Foley, the college’s director of sustainability, will join other representatives from business, government, civil society, and academia at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit from Wednesday through Friday in New York City.

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Penn State Executive Programs will deliver its popular leadership program on supply chain transformation next month in Chicago

June 17, 2016


Supply chain practitioners in the Chicago metro area and throughout the Midwest will have unique access to the Penn State Smeal College of Business’ top-ranked supply chain expertise at the 2016 International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA) Supply Chain Technology Conference and Expo from July 19-21 at the Navy Pier in Chicago.

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Ask an Ethicist: Fairness in the workplace

June 7, 2016


Linda Treviño, distinguished professor of organizational behavior and ethics, wrote an Ask an Ethicist column for Penn State News in conjunction with the Rock Ethics Institute.

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