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Poster session highlights latest evolution in GE-funded natural gas initiative

January 26, 2015


A group of GE executives from around the country converged on campus recently to meet with representatives from the Smeal College of Business and three other Penn State colleges as part of the continuing evolution of the Center for Collaborative Research on Intelligent Natural Gas Supply Systems (CCRINGSS).

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Loss aversion drives consumers to purchase high-priced extended warranties

January 23, 2015


Pranav Jindal, assistant professor of marketing at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, has published a research paper that examines why consumers purchase extended warranties.

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Smeal using assessment to influence student leadership training

January 23, 2015


With ample evidence that employers seek students with effective leadership skills, the Office of Career and Corporate Connections at the Penn State Smeal College of Business is steadily expanding the use of the Korn/Ferry ProSpective Leadership Assessment to influence programming and increase undergraduate student marketability.

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Executive Insights: PwC Vice Chairman Mitch Cohen to Speak at Smeal Leadership Lecture Series

January 20, 2015


Mitch Cohen ’81 ACCTG, vice chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), will share his perspectives on business, leadership, and a book he recently co-authored, with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday, Feb. 13.

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Smeal names Mooney director of eLDIG

January 9, 2015


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Matthew E. Mooney director of the college’s new eLearning Design and Innovation Group (eLDIG).

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New Smeal Major Aligns with ‘Culture of Entrepreneurship’ at Penn State

January 6, 2015


The Penn State Smeal College of Business will add to its roster of majors for undergraduate students and expand its portfolio of entrepreneurship-related initiatives with the launch this semester of a new Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIENT) major.

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Accelerated section of BA 411 ends up in Lion’s Cage

December 22, 2014


Every undergraduate student who earns a degree from the Penn State Smeal College of Business must negotiate the rigors of BA 411 Analyzing Business and Industry. It is the college’s capstone course. For two dozen of those students, BA 411 ends with a trip to the Lion’s Cage.

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Penn State Smeal team finishes second in inaugural Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition

December 18, 2014


A team of MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business finished second in the inaugural Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition, which the college recently hosted in its Business Building on the Penn State University Park campus.

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Rost Named Fall 2014 Smeal Student Marshal

December 15, 2014


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Daniel Rost as the student marshal for fall 2014.

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Final Five Teams to Vie for $17,500 in Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition

December 1, 2014


Five teams of MBA students from programs in the U.S. will compete Dec. 5 for $17,500 in prize money in the inaugural Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Sustainability Case Competition.

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