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Smeal Joins National Hispanic MBA Scholarship Effort

September 27, 2010


The Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Program has joined the National Society of Hispanic MBAs' University Partnership Program, a national higher education effort aimed at expanding scholarship opportunities for Hispanic MBA students.

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Michael Oxley Talk Canceled

September 23, 2010


Former U.S. Rep. Michael Oxley's guest speaker appearance at the Smeal College of Business, scheduled for Sept. 24, has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a later date.

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Smeal, American Express Host Summit on Business Ethics

September 22, 2010


Eleven deans from leading business schools will meet with corporate leaders at a symposium hosted by American Express and the Penn State Smeal College of Business tomorrow in New York to forge a new partnership in promoting business ethics in academia and corporate America.

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Two Smeal MBA Students Find $13.3 Million in Energy Savings During Summer Fellowships

September 15, 2010


Ryan Mallett and Rama Murugan, second-year MBA students at the Penn State Smeal College of Business, spent their summers as Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps fellows and identified more than $13.3 million in energy savings for their host companies.

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Penn State No. 1 Among Recruiters, Wall Street Journal Finds

September 14, 2010


Penn State is the No. 1 school in the country among recruiters from leading companies, nonprofits and government agencies, according to a survey by The Wall Street Journal. The newspaper surveyed 479 recruiters and asked them to identify the schools "whose bachelor degree graduates were the best-trained and educated, and best able to succeed once hired."

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United Arab Emirates Explores Further Projects with Penn State Executive Programs

September 9, 2010


Officials from the United Arab Emirates recently visited Penn State's University Park campus to explore ways in which Penn State Executive Programs can assist in meeting the country's workforce development needs.

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Reception Kicks Off Smeal Program to Exhibit Art, Celebrate Diversity

September 8, 2010


The Penn State Smeal College of Business is celebrating the opening of a new exhibit showcasing student and faculty artwork with a reception Sept. 9 in the Business Building Atrium. The kickoff event marks the opening of the college's Art in the Atrium project. It starts at 3 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Smeal Dean James B. Thomas to Step Down, Return to Faculty

September 8, 2010


Citing a desire to return to teaching and research after 11 years as the leader of two colleges at Penn State, James B. Thomas will resign from his position as the John and Becky Surma Dean of the Smeal College of Business effective upon the naming of a replacement. Thomas, who has served as Smeal dean since 2006, will return to the college faculty as a professor.

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Smeal Ranks No. 7 in Real Estate Research, Study Finds

August 24, 2010


The real estate department at the Penn State Smeal College of Business is ranked seventh in the world in research productivity and a Smeal faculty member ranks sixth, according to an academic study forthcoming in The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.

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Deloitte Selects Smeal as Target School for MBA Supply Chain Recruiting

August 23, 2010


Deloitte has selected the Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Program as one of four programs nationwide where it is launching a targeted recruiting effort focused on supply chain management professionals. As part of this new initiative, Deloitte Consulting's Supply Chain practice will begin its ramped-up recruitment efforts at Smeal this fall.

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