President Barack Obama this week presented the 2011 Presidential Securing Americans' Value and Efficiency (SAVE) award to Penn State Smeal College of Business alumnus Matthew Ritsko, a financial manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.
The deadline is this week for Smeal College of Business seniors to complete their Bloomberg Businessweek magazine business school survey.
Financial Times has ranked the Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Program sixth among all publicly supported programs in the United States. The Smeal MBA Program is ranked 22nd among all U.S. programs and 49th globally, according to the newspaper.
The Department of Accounting at the Penn State Smeal College of Business has selected Lou Grabowsky, chief operating officer of Grant Thornton LLP, as the 2011-2012 Penn State Accounting Alumnus of the Year. Grabowsky will receive the honor at the 2012 Beta Alpha Psi Banquet on April 18 on Penn State's University Park campus.