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  • Cassy Budd: On Failure and Finishing Wednesday Feb 15 2017

    School of Accountancy professor Cassy Budd shared personal stories during Tuesday's school-wide devotional about recognizing the strength that comes from acknowledging personal weaknesses.


  • Students Place in Valuation Competition Tuesday Feb 07 2017

    Traveling to the Big Apple to compete in a big competition, three students came away with big connections and a big check.


  • Top 10 Marriott School Stories of 2016 Wednesday Dec 28 2016

    The BYU Marriott School had another year full of achievements. Here's a list of our top stories of 2016.


  • Dunn Receives Alumni Achievement Award Accounting alum delivers remarks during Homecoming Week Friday Oct 14 2016

    Samuel C. Dunn, former senior vice president for Walmart and 1982 BYU accounting alumnus, was honored with the Marriott School of Management Alumni Achievement Award and delivered remarks to several hundred spectators in the Tanner Building on 14 October.


  • U.S. News Ranks Marriott School Tuesday Sep 13 2016

    When it comes to getting a superb education for a reasonable cost, BYU again ranks as one of the best in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.


  • Marriott School Welcomes New Faculty Monday Sep 12 2016

    Nine new faculty members joined the ranks of the Marriott School of Management as the 2016-17 school year began this month.


  • Advice From The Dean Friday Aug 26 2016

    Dean Lee Perry sat down for a Q&A to offer his thoughts on how Marriott School students can make the most out of their new semester.


  • Professor to Receive Outstanding Educator Award Friday Aug 05 2016

    The School of Accountancy's Douglas Prawitt has been honored by the American Accounting Association for his work in the classroom.


  • Marriott School Personnel Honored Thursday May 05 2016

    School of Accountancy professor Douglas Prawitt headlined this year's honorees at the annual school luncheon.


  • MAcc Students Place Among Top Competition Students take second at Deloitte National Audit Case Tuesday May 03 2016

    A School of Accountancy team recently took what they learned in class to cash in at the Deloitte National Audit Case Competition.


  • Marriott School Honors Bateman Awardees Thursday Apr 28 2016

    More than 500 people gathered in their business professional to attend an event students dubbed the “Oscars of Provo.” But instead of movie elite earning accolades, it was business students who were honored at the Marriott School of Management closing social.


  • Students Place at Deloitte Competition Monday Jan 25 2016

    A team of Brigham Young University accounting students earned a top honor at the national Deloitte FanTAXtic Case Study Competition, taking home the third-place prize and $5,000 in winnings.


  • Top Marriott School Stories of 2015 Thursday Dec 31 2015

    The Marriott School had an amazing 2015. Here's a list of some of our top stories of the year featuring our outstanding students, faculty and alumni.


  • Exposure to Violence Leads to Unethical Behavior Study by School of Accountancy's David Wood published in Journal of Business Ethics Wednesday Dec 02 2015

    Coauthored by School of Accountancy professor David Wood, a study published in the Journal of Business Ethics found that exposure to human violence is strongly linked to an increase in cheating for monetary gain. In other words, violence may be making us less ethical.


  • Marriott School Welcomes New Professors Friday Sep 11 2015

    Five new faculty join the Marriott School of Management starting this fall, including four in the organizational leadership and strategy department and one in the School of Accountancy.


  • BYU, Marriott School Highly Ranked Wednesday Sep 09 2015

    The undergraduate programs of the Marriott School of Management continue to get high marks from U.S. News and World Report, including a No. 34 overall ranking. The Marriott School’s accounting program is ranked No. 3, its international business program ranks No. 19 and the entrepreneurship program comes in at No. 23.


  • Albrecht Honored with Lifetime Service Award Wednesday Aug 12 2015

    Brigham Young University School of Accountancy professor W. Steve Albrecht was honored Wednesday with the American Accounting Association Lifetime Service Award for his more than 40 years’ worth of contributions to the accounting profession.


  • Accounting's Troy Lewis Testifies at House Hearing Monday Jul 27 2015

    Troy Lewis, a BYU School of Accountancy alum and current adjunct professor, testified during a U.S. House of Representatives committee hearing titled, "How Tax Compliance Obligations Hinder Small Business Growth" held July 22.


  • BYU Accounting Team Wins EY Beam Abroad Case Competition BYU accounting students vie for global experience Wednesday Feb 11 2015

    Five Brigham Young University School of Accountancy students will be traveling to the Land of the Rising Sun as part of the grand prize for winning the fourth annual EY Beam Abroad Case Competition.


  • BYU Accounting Students Take Top Prize at Deloitte FanTAXtic Competition Thursday Feb 05 2015

    A team of Brigham Young University accounting students renewed the school’s tradition of success by taking home first place and $20,000 in winnings at the national Deloitte FanTAXtic Case Study Competition.