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Penn State Smeal EMBA student balances pregnancy and business school demands

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.

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Home of Penn State Smeal earns LEED-EB Certification

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.

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Credit Suisse executive discusses banking climate, leadership, ethics at Penn State Smeal

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.

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Penn State Smeal MBAs set to explore international business destinations

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.

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First Sports Networking Night planned for Penn State Smeal students

February 24, 2016


Three popular Penn State Smeal College of Business entities have combined to create a unique opportunity for students who have an interest in the business of sports. The Sports Business Club, Penn State Marketing Association, and the Smeal Center for Sports Business and Research will be hosting the inaugural Sports Networking Night at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Business Building.

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Smeal College of Business Integrity Video Contest is now open

February 23, 2016


The 2015-16 Penn State Smeal College of Business Integrity Video Contest is now open. The contest is a chance for students to demonstrate in video why ethics are important in business.

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Harrison leading Smeal’s business analytics efforts

February 22, 2016


Strategically focused on meeting the growing demand for analytics expertise within organizations and across industries, the Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Terry Harrison as faculty director of business analytics.

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Students should know there are pitfalls to reneging on an internship offer

February 18, 2016


A recent issue of Penn State Today included the latest edition of its Ask the Ethicist column. The current topic was especially relevant to Penn State Smeal College of Business students: "Can I turn down an accepted internship offer for a better one?" The story offered students some points to consider. Ashley Rippey, director of Smeal's Career and Corporate Connections provided proven advice from her office.

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Hernandez embraces challenges of leading Nittany Lion Fund

February 16, 2016


In the month since Kevin Hernandez has been in charge of the Nittany Lion Fund at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, he’s learned some hard truths and spent more time than he expected keeping everything running smoothly.

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Penn State Smeal MBA team wins supply chain competition

February 9, 2016


A team of first-year MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business recently won the 2016 Global Supply Chain Management Initiative Inter-College Case Competition, hosted by Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management.

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Smeal’s Ambrose named George Bloom Award winner

February 8, 2016


Penn State Smeal College of Business faculty member Brent Ambrose was named the 2016 winner of the George Bloom Award at the January meeting of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) in San Francisco.

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Executive Insights: Credit Suisse Chief Compliance and Regulatory Affairs Officer Lara Warner to speak at Smeal leadership lecture series

February 5, 2016


Lara J. Warner, ’88 FIN, chief compliance and regulatory affairs officer of Credit Suisse Group, will share her perspectives on business and leadership with the Penn State Smeal College of Business on Friday, Feb. 26. Her visit is part of Smeal’s Executive Insights series.

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Smeal announces inaugural Supply Chain Entrepreneurship ‘Pitch’ Contest

February 4, 2016


The Center for Supply Chain Research and the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, both part of the Penn State Smeal College of Business, have announced the inaugural Supply Chain Entrepreneurship ‘Pitch’ Contest.

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Poster conference gives undergraduate researchers unique opportunity

February 3, 2016


Smeal College of Business undergraduates could earn a unique opportunity to showcase their research projects to an audience of Pennsylvania legislators.

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Preciado, Guay elected to represent Smeal in University Faculty Senate

February 2, 2016


Felisa Preciado and Terrence Guay, members of the Penn State Smeal College of Business faculty, have been elected to the University Faculty Senate.

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Smeal's Barton earns outstanding publication award

February 1, 2016


Russell Barton, professor of supply chain and information systems, senior associate dean for research and faculty in the Smeal College of Business, and an affiliate faculty member in the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, was recently awarded the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Simulation Society Outstanding Publication Award.

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Smeal’s Treviño included on Ethisphere 100 Most Influential in Business Ethics list

January 29, 2016


Linda Treviño, distinguished professor of organizational behavior and ethics at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, has been named to the 2015 Ethisphere Institute 100 Most Influential in Business Ethics list.

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Smeal announces changes, enhancements to fellowships and professorships

January 27, 2016


Charles H. Whiteman, the John and Becky Surma Dean of the Smeal College of Business, has announced changes and enhancements to Smeal’s list of fellowships and professorships.

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“The Next Lecture” attracts more than 50 Penn State Smeal Executive MBA alums

January 21, 2016


The Penn State Smeal Executive MBA program welcomed back more than 50 alumni of the program for the inaugural "The Next Lecture," the first in a series of dinners and lectures designed to enable Smeal EMBA alumni to reconnect with the program and network with fellow grads.

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Sloan named Smeal Accounting Alumnus of the Year

January 6, 2016


Ronald E. Sloan, a 1970 Penn State Smeal College of Business accounting graduate, has been named the 2015-16 Accounting Alumnus of the Year.

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David W. Ring Family Scholarship will help entrepreneurship students

December 21, 2015


Michael Owen Ring ’65 and his wife, Susan ’66, have made a commitment to create the David W. Ring Family Scholarship in the Smeal College of Business. The scholarship, named for Michael’s father, will provide support for students in the Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship major and honor David Ring’s success as an entrepreneur.

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Smeal finance students win 8th Penn State Idea Pitch Competition

December 18, 2015


Two Penn State Smeal College of Business senior finance majors teamed up to win the 8th Penn State Idea Pitch Competition recently.

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Button named fall 2015 Smeal student marshal

December 15, 2015


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Ian Button as the student marshal for fall 2015. He will lead the college’s procession of graduates during the Baccalaureate and Associate Degree Ceremony on Dec. 19 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

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Smeal mourns death of longtime accounting faculty member Charles Enis

December 14, 2015


Steven Huddart, chair of the Department of Accounting, remembers a longtime colleague: Professor Charles R. Enis, a 34-year member of the department, died of cancer at his home on November 25. He was 69.

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

December 11, 2015


A team of MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business finished third in the second 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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Penn State Smeal team wins Bowersox Graduate Supply Chain Challenge

December 3, 2015


A team of MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business recently won the Sixth Annual Bowersox Graduate Supply Chain Challenge, hosted by Michigan State’s Eli Broad College of Business.

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Penn State Executive Programs adds two client development directors

December 2, 2015


The Penn State Smeal College of Business has named Sandra Clemmer and Jake Ray as directors of client development for Penn State Executive Programs, the executive education provider within Smeal. Ray will also serve as director of client development for the college’s Executive MBA Program in Philadelphia.

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Penn State Smeal team wins stock pitch competition

December 1, 2015


A team of undergraduate students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business recently won the University of Michigan Ross School of Business 2015 Stock Pitch Competition.

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Research finds ‘buying local’ not all positive for dairy supply chain

November 23, 2015


Buying local might be appealing for individual local restaurants and businesses, but research conducted by Chuck Nicholson of the Penn State Smeal College of Business revealed surprising effects on supply chains for fluid milk products if there are large increases in local purchases in the Northeast.

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Five finalists named for Smeal MBA Case Competition

November 19, 2015


Five teams of MBA students from programs across the United States will compete Dec. 3-4 for $17,500 in prize money in the second Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Sustainability Case Competition.

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