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Executive Insights: U.S. military logistics director to speak at Smeal leadership series

January 15, 2018


Lt. Gen Darrell K. Williams, director of the Defense Logistics Agency, will share his perspectives on logistics and leadership with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday, Jan. 19. His visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.

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Robert and Suzanne Davidow give $100,000 gift to support Smeal’s sustainability efforts

January 11, 2018


The Smeal College of Business has received a $100,000 gift from alumnus Robert Davidow and his wife, Suzanne, to create the Davidow Excellence in Sustainability Fund.

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Hershey Co. executive leverages lessons of Penn State Smeal EMBA

January 9, 2018


Hershey Vice President Suzanne Jones, a 2010 graduate of the Penn State Smeal College of Business Executive MBA Program, takes lessons she learned in her Strategy Implementation course from the classroom to the workplace.

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Penn State Smeal team finishes as finalist in fourth Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition

December 20, 2017


A team of MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business was once again among the top five finishers in the fourth Smeal MBA Sustainability Case Competition, which the college held Dec. 1 at its Business Building on the Penn State University Park Campus. Five MBA students from the University of Washington’s won the $10,000 prize for first place.

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BA 517 helps MOL students become stronger communicators, more influential leaders

December 18, 2017


BA 517: Communication Skills for Leaders, a yearlong communications course that Penn State Smeal College of Business MOL and first-year MBA students take, is designed to grow students' communication skills.

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Penn State Smeal announces partnership with GeniusMesh

December 7, 2017


Penn State Smeal’s Office of Alumni Career Services recently announced a partnership with GeniusMesh, an executive career advancement network that taps into the graduates of 23 universities in an exclusive network.

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Partners in Business Ethics Symposium attracts leaders in business ethics

December 6, 2017


The Penn State Smeal College of Business hosted business school deans, corporate leaders, and ethics experts in November for the 6th Partners in Business Ethics Symposium. Held in the Business Building on the Penn State University Park campus, this year’s symposium theme was “Fostering a Speak-Up Culture.”

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Finance major named fall 2017 Penn State Smeal student marshal

December 5, 2017


Smeal has named Priyenkka Sivachidambaram, who is graduating summa cum laude with a 4.0 GPA in finance, as the student marshal for fall 2017.

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Penn State Smeal senior supply chain major one of five national scholarship winners

November 29, 2017


Laura Holleran, a senior supply chain and information systems major at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, was one of five women chosen from a national pool of applicants for an AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management, and Education) scholarship.

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Penn State Smeal MBA Program ranked No. 25 in Bloomberg Businessweek rankings

November 17, 2017


The Penn State Smeal MBA Program is No. 25 in the 2017 Bloomberg Businessweek Best Business Schools rankings released Thursday. Smeal improved 12 places over its previous Businessweek ranking, one of the biggest gains by any business school on the list.

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