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  • Marriott School Honors Faculty, Staff Friday Apr 21 2017

    Michael Thompson, Shane Allred, and others were recognized at the annual Marriott School Awards Luncheon for their contributions to the university and their respective fields.


  • MBA Candidates Receive Eccles Award Thursday Apr 06 2017

    Ten first-year MBA candidates have been announced as Eccles Scholars, an award presented by the school’s Whitmore Global Management Center.


  • Utah Teens Learn at GMC Competition Wednesday Mar 15 2017

    The Global Management Center hosted teens from around the state to help students combine their knowledge of language and global business.


  • Biz Language Case Encourages Connections Tuesday Nov 15 2016

    Nine teams from six universities came together in a unique case competition that showcases foreign language skills in a business environment.


  • Ten Students Named Eccles Scholars Wednesday Mar 23 2016

    The Marriott School's Whitmore Global Management Center awarded 10 first-year MBA candidates the Eccles Scholar award.


  • Teens Battle with Bilingual Business Skills BYU hosts fifth High School Business Language Competition Friday Mar 11 2016

    Utah high schoolers proved they learned more than, 'Como esta?' from their Spanish classes at the Global Management Center's High School Business Language Competition.


  • BYU Holds Business Language Competition Thursday Dec 10 2015

    Much more complex vocabulary than “ni hao” and “hola” impressed the judges at Brigham Young University’s ninth International Business Language Case Competition.


  • All-Nighter Leads to Victory BYU Students Take First in International Business Competition Tuesday Nov 24 2015

    Months and hours of practice and preparation came down to two 25-minute presentations for a group of Marriott School of Management students at the International Business Case Competition. Thanks to some last-minute adjustments, all the work resulted in a first-place win at the competition, held on the campus of Northeastern University.


  • GMC Hosts High School Business Language Competition Tuesday Apr 21 2015

    Teenagers from across Utah gathered at Brigham Young University to put their Spanish and marketing skills to the test at the High School Business Language Competition hosted by the Whitmore Global Management Center.


  • Marriott School Announces 2015 Eccles Scholars Wednesday Apr 01 2015

    The Kay and Yvonne Whitmore Global Management Center at Brigham Young University recently named 12 first-year MBA candidates as Eccles Scholars and awarded each recipient $9,000 to aid with schooling costs, international projects and global career exploration.


  • BYU Sweeps Business Language Case Competition Monday Nov 24 2014

    Two Brigham Young University teams showcased their Spanish and Chinese prowess by claiming top prizes at the eighth annual BYU Business Language Case Competition.


  • BYU Awarded Grant for International Business Training Wednesday Oct 22 2014

    The U.S. Dept. of Education awarded BYU a four-year grant of more than $1.1 million to continue its work as a Center for International Business Education.


  • Money Named Director of Whitmore Global Management Center Wednesday Jun 25 2014

    The Marriott School of Management recently appointed Bruce Money as the director of the Whitmore Global Management Center, succeeding Ervin Black after his yearlong tenure. Money will assume his new position July 1.


  • Globally Focused MBA Students Receive 2014 Eccles Scholars Award Friday Mar 28 2014

    The Kay and Yvonne Whitmore Global Management Center at Brigham Young University recently named 14 first-year MBA candidates as Eccles Scholars and awarded each recipient $9,000 to aid with schooling costs, international projects and global career exploration.


  • High School Students Compete in Business Language Competition Friday Feb 28 2014

    High school students from across the state assembled at Brigham Young University today to put their Spanish skills to the test in the 2014 High School Business Language Competition.


  • Business Study Abroad Programs Highlighted in Kick-off Events Tuesday Jan 21 2014

    Winter semester has just begun but students at Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management are already gearing up for this summer’s study abroad programs hosted by the Whitmore Global Management Center.


  • BYU, Indiana University Top 2013 Business Language Case Competition Monday Dec 02 2013

    Teams of three from universities across the country gathered at Brigham Young University to present practical solutions to real-world business cases in the 2013 Business Language Case Competition.


  • 2013 Eccles Scholars Awarded to Internationally-Focused MBA Students Friday Apr 19 2013

    The Kay and Yvonne Whitmore Global Management Center at Brigham Young University recently named 10 first-year MBA candidates as Eccles Scholars and awarded each recipient $9,000 to aid with schooling costs, international projects and global career exploration.


  • BYU Earns Top Spot at Business Language Case Competition Friday Feb 08 2013

    Brigham Young University teams captured top Chinese and Spanish honors at the 2012 Business Language Case Competition, the only business language competition of its kind in the nation.


  • Global Business and Literacy Minor Announced Wednesday Sep 19 2012

    In an effort to attract, develop and place more men and women in the international business landscape, the Marriott School of Management has joined with the Brigham Young University College of Humanities to announce the global business and literacy minor beginning Fall Semester 2012.