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Clark Associates, Inc. joins Penn State Smeal Corporate Partner Program

September 20, 2017


Clark Associates, Inc., a collective of companies providing the food service industry with equipment, supplies, and service, is the newest Penn State Smeal College of Business Corporate Partner. The company joins 28 existing Corporate Partners.

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Barclays CEO shares candid views during Penn State Smeal’s Executive Insights series

September 19, 2017


Barclays Group Chief Executive Officer Jes Staley informed the students, faculty, and staff that filled the Business Building Atrium on Friday about business, diversity, and leadership in the second installment of this semester’s Executive Insights speaker series.

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Executive Insights: Barclays CEO to speak at Smeal leadership series

September 14, 2017


Jes Staley, group chief executive officer of Barclays, will share his viewpoints on leadership and business with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday, Sept. 15. His visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.

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Diversity marks inaugural class in Penn State Smeal’s new master’s in Management and Organizational Leadership

September 12, 2017


Diversity is a common theme in the inaugural class of Penn State Smeal's new Master in Management and Organizational Leadership, which is designed for students in STEM-related, non-business disciplines.

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First SCOR grant awarded to faculty from Penn State Smeal, College of Engineering

September 11, 2017


The inaugural monetary award in the Smeal Commercialization of Research (SCOR) Grant Program demonstrates the power of research collaborations across Penn State University. As awardees in the Penn State Fund for Innovation program, Hui Zhao, associate professor of supply chain management in the Smeal College of Business, and Soundar Kumara, Allen E. Pearce and Allen M. Pearce Professor of Industrial Engineering, will share $30,000 provided by the FFI, Smeal, and the College of Engineering

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Amazon CFO kicks off 2017-18 Penn State Smeal Executive Insights series

September 8, 2017


Penn State Smeal College of Business students, faculty, and staff filled the Business Building Atrium on Friday to hear perspectives on business and leadership from Amazon’s Brian Olsavsky in the first installment of this semester’s Executive Insights lecture series.

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Penn State Smeal branding panel will feature perspectives from a variety of companies

September 7, 2017


Penn State Smeal College of Business students interested in careers in branding will have a unique opportunity to hear perspectives from professionals that range from emerging startups to established multi-national companies. “Forging a Career in Branding” is scheduled for 5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday in 110 Business Building, the Struthers Auditorium.

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Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky to speak at Smeal leadership series

September 6, 2017


Brian T. Olsavsky, chief financial officer and senior vice president at Amazon, will share his perspectives on business innovation and leadership with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday. His visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.

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Sredni accepts role of Smeal volunteer chair in new Penn State fundraising campaign

September 5, 2017


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has announced that Salomon "Salo" Sredni (’87 accounting) has accepted the role of volunteer chair for the college’s fundraising efforts in “A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence.”

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Smeal research reveals computer program helps pick the best expert forecaster

August 29, 2017


Combining the intuition of humans with the impartiality of computers could improve decision-making for organizations, eventually leading to lower costs and better profits, according to a team of researchers that included Saurabh Bansal, assistant professor of supply chain management at Smeal.

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