May 3, 2016
Felisa Preciado, a clinical associate professor of supply chain management in the Penn State Smeal College of Business, has been named a Penn State Administrative Fellow for 2016-17.
May 2, 2016
Two Penn State Smeal College of Business undergraduate students were on the winning team for the inaugural Smeal Supply Chain Entrepreneurship Pitch Contest held in mid-April.
April 28, 2016
“European Competition Policy and Globalization,” a newly released book from Penn State Smeal College of Business Clinical Professor of International Business Terrence Guay and Chad Damro of the University of Edinburgh in Scotland explores competition policies of the European Union (EU) and the effects they have on the global political economy.
April 27, 2016
Michael J. Gilpatrick, director of planning and institutional assessment in Penn State’s Smeal College of Business, has been honored with the 2016 Award for Administrative Excellence.
April 26, 2016
A team of Penn State Smeal College of Business first-year MBA students took second place in the Big 10+ Case Competition in early April at Ohio State.
April 25, 2016
Wayne DeSarbo of the Penn State Smeal College of Business, Distinguished Smeal Chaired Professor of Marketing and executive director of the Center for Sports Business and Research, has been named a fellow of the American Statistical Association.
April 22, 2016
As part of ongoing efforts at the Penn State Smeal College of Business to explore issues of sustainability, the college will host “The Changing Climate of Business: Scientific and Market-Based Perspectives on Climate Change” at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Struthers Auditorium, 110 Business Building.
April 20, 2016
Four Penn State Smeal College of Business undergraduate students banded together to finish second among 16 teams earlier this month at the 7th Annual Villanova Real Estate Challenge.
April 18, 2016
Two Penn State Smeal College of Business undergraduate students received awards at the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) Senior Awards and Faculty/Staff Diversity Recognition Reception recently at the Hintz Family Alumni Center.
April 15, 2016
More than 25 Penn State Smeal College of Business undergraduates recently confronted the business, ethical and social implications of unmanned aerial vehicles as part of the college’s first Ethics in the Workplace Case Competition.
April 14, 2016
Dean Charles Whiteman and the Penn State Smeal College of Business have named three members to its Board of Visitors. New board members include Tom Buday, ’80, senior vice president and head of marketing and consumer communication at Nestlé; Kim Dixon, ’89, executive vice president and chief operating officer for FedEx Office and Print Services, Inc.; and Dave Marcinek, ’93, a partner with Goldman Sachs.
April 11, 2016
The Penn State Smeal College of Business Department of Management and Organization is ranked No. 3 in the latest Texas A&M Management Faculty Productivity Rankings.
April 8, 2016
Kurt Bock, chairman of the board of executive directors of BASF SE, discussed an array of business and leadership topics on Friday as part of his participation in the Penn State Smeal College of Business Executive Insights series.
March 29, 2016
Kurt Bock, chairman of the board of executive directors of BASF SE, will share his perspectives on business and leadership with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday, April 8. His visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.
March 23, 2016
While superior craftsmanship in a product can contribute to enhanced performance, a forthcoming paper co-authored by Lisa Bolton, professor of marketing and Frank and Mary Jean Smeal Research Fellow at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, reveals that merely believing a product to be better can also improve results.
March 22, 2016
John M. Arnold, chairman, CEO, and owner of PPC Lubricants, Inc., and Alan R. Guttman, CEO of Guttman Energy, Inc., discussed the energy industry and their approaches to decision making and leadership as part of the Penn State Smeal College of Business Executive Insights session on Friday.
March 21, 2016
There’s still time to register for the 2016 Powerful Women Paving the Way conference, which is hosted by the Penn State Smeal College of Business and its student-run Women in Business organization.
March 21, 2016
The Penn State Smeal College of Business Alumni Society Board has announced its 2016 Alumni Society Board award winners. Two students and six alumni were recognized on March 18 at the 2016 Awards Program and Hammond Society Recognition Dinner at the Penn Stater.
March 18, 2016
The interconnectedness of the stakeholder value chain is the focus of the next Big Talk event from the Institute for the Study of Business Markets on May 4-5 in Chicago. Event registration is now open.
March 17, 2016
Three undergraduates from the Penn State Smeal College of Business claimed the top prizes in the Second Annual Real Estate Trust Stock Pitch (REIT) Competition in early March.
March 16, 2016
More than 1,500 students are expected to attend the 2016 Penn State Smeal College of Business Corporate Citizenship Conference from 6 to 9:30 p.m. March 22 in the Business Building.
March 14, 2016
Two Penn State Smeal College of Business alumni who are CEOs of Pennsylvania-based energy companies will share their perspectives about the evolving energy sector and their roles as leaders on Friday, March 18. Their visits are part of the college’s Executive Insights series.
March 11, 2016
A team of Penn State Smeal College of Business undergraduates is approaching the finish line in its effort to raise awareness about the consequences of long-term national debt as it tries to win a national competition in the process.
March 7, 2016
The Penn State Smeal College of Business’ 2016 S.T.A.R.T. Conference, or Striving Toward Awareness & Respect for Tomorrow, is planned for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 31 at the Nittany Lion Inn.
March 4, 2016
Impact Smeal Day provides all alumni, from recent grads to retirees, an opportunity to return to campus and reconnect with the Penn State Smeal College of Business through a number of activities.
March 3, 2016
Jack Healey, who has been called ‘Mr. Human Rights’ by U.S. News and World Report, will speak at the Penn State Smeal College of Business on March 14-15.
March 1, 2016
The flexibility of the Penn State Smeal EMBA Program allowed Colleen Mallozzi to simultaneously balance her duties as a hospital administrator, being the mother of a toddler, and her pursuit of an MBA.
February 29, 2016
A three-year effort led by the Penn State Smeal College of Business and complemented by Penn State’s Office of Physical Plant (OPP) has resulted in the Business Building earning LEED-EB Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
February 26, 2016
Lara J. Warner ’88 FIN, chief compliance and regulatory affairs officer of Credit Suisse Group, covered a range of business and leadership topics on Friday as part of her participation in the Penn State Smeal College of Business Executive Insights series.
February 25, 2016
Expanding global perspective and enhancing the ability to communicate cross-culturally are integral parts of the Penn State Smeal MBA educational experience. The program’s annual global immersion, planned for Feb. 28 to March 4, provides a weeklong opportunity for first-year students to witness firsthand the dynamics of the interconnected global economy.