Mississippi State University and the College of Business are preparing for the 2013 Commencement ceremonies held in the Humphrey Coliseum May 10th and 11th. A graduation reception for all College of Business graduates and their families will be held in the McCool Hall atrium on May 10th from 3:00-4:30 pm. Congratulations, Class of 2013!
New Room Sparks New Ideas
The Co-Lab, located on the 2nd floor of McCool Hall, offers students the perfect location for brainstorming and planning. This creative space has walls that are covered in IdeaPaint, allowing students to freely express their entrepreneurial ideas by being able to write anywhere.
Collier Receives Graduate Teaching Award
Dr. Joel Collier, Associate Professor of Marketing, was awarded the 2013 Mississippi State University Alumni Association Graduate Teaching Excellence Award. Collier was chosen for this university-wide award based on recommendations from other faculty members, former students and his personal teaching philosophy. Congratulations to Dr. Collier on this outstanding accomplishment.
Entrepreneurship Club on an eMbarkment
Members of the Entrepreneurship Club visited Daxko and Innovation Depot, both in Birmingham, on April 26 as a part of the eMbarkment program. eMbarkment allows students to venture to entrepreneurial companies where they meet company founders and get advice on how to run their own successful start-up businesses. For more information about the Entrepreneurship Club or eMbarkment, please contact Parker Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Featured on Seeking Alpha
Bryan Wilhaucks, a senior financial student and member of the TVA Investment Challenge Panel, was recently featured on Seeking Alpha. Bryan’s article regarded the impact of BB10 on BlackBerry earnings. When asked why he decided to write the article and submit it on Seeking Alpha, Wilhaucks stated, “I wanted to use the article to get feedback, not only from professors but others in the finance arena on what I could do to improve my analysis of companies in the future.”
News in the College of Business
- 5-10-13 - Graduation Reception more >
- 5-9-13 - New dual enrollment high school class offered in spring more >
- 5-1-13 - 2013 MSU College of Business Research Award Winners more >
- 4-20-13 - Super Bulldog Breakfast
- 4-12-13 - Beta Gamma Sigma induction ceremony with keynote speaker Jim Coggin, former CEO of Saks
- 3-27-13 - Visiting Scholar: Drew Hamilton-April 12th more >