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  • BYU Marriott Fares Well in National Rankings Thursday Nov 01 2018

    The BYU Marriott School of Business continues to impress, ranking well in several areas. U.S. News & World Report recently ranked BYU Marriott No. 35 for best undergraduate business programs in the nation.


  • Case Competition Victory Leads Five BYU Students to Iceland Wednesday Sep 26 2018

    The stress of preparing a case study while still completing junior core accounting assignments was not a deterrent for five BYU Marriott students, who won the 2018 EY Beam Abroad Case Competition. The students enjoyed a free trip to Iceland over the summer for winning the competition.


  • Early Exposure Friday Sep 07 2018

    A new internship program through Cardinal Health provides pre-accounting students with hands-on experience before they start the program.


  • BYU Awarded for Support of CMA Program Monday Jun 25 2018

    BYU received the ICMA Board of Regents Corporate Recognition Award for supporting the CMA program and helping its students succeed.


  • Even Hurricanes Have Silver Linings Monday Jun 25 2018

    Accounting alum Jason Graham lost his home during Hurricane Harvey, but he gained stronger relationships with others and a greater appreciation for the unexpected.


  • Alum Named to Boating Industry List Wednesday Jun 13 2018

    Alum Brent Parker, president of the Freedom Boat Club of Virginia, was named one of the best young leaders in the marine industry.


  • Thompson Named Interim Dean Tuesday Jun 12 2018

    Michael P. Thompson will serve as interim dean from 1 July 2018 to 31 December 2018. Steve Glover and Keith Vorkink will continue to serve as associate deans.


  • New Dean Announced Wednesday May 23 2018

    Brigham Young University Academic Vice President Jim R. Rasband has announced that Brigitte C. Madrian has been named the ninth dean of the BYU Marriott School of Business.


  • All in the Family Wednesday May 16 2018

    Laura Warner Torgesen's heritage in academia, including BYU legend Karl G. Maeser, have led her to blaze a pioneering path of her own.


  • Loving the "Terror" of Teaching Monday May 14 2018

    Monte Swain feels a rush when standing at the front of a classroom. That rush has energized him for nearly 30 years of teaching at BYU Marriott.


  • NetTrekking across America Thursday May 10 2018

    As a recruiting trip coordinator, accounting senior Hunter Wixom quite literally gives accounting students a foot in the door at some of the top companies in the country.


  • Audit Challenge Champions Monday Apr 23 2018

    BYU accounting students want to involve auditors during company crises—an idea that earned them second place at a national competition hosted by Deloitte.


  • Life of a Forensic Accountant Tuesday Apr 17 2018

    Doug Winters won’t say accounting is always exciting. But with the title “forensic accountant” and the discovery of a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme on his résumé, his career certainly hasn’t been a snoozefest either.


  • A Venture Capital Victory Wednesday Apr 11 2018

    It was nothing but net for a BYU Marriott undergraduate team at the Venture Capital Investment Competition.


  • Kevin Stocks Retires After 35-Year Career Friday Mar 30 2018

    Many professors dive right into the class material when the bell rings. Kevin Stocks, on the other hand, started every single lecture of his thirty-five year career by focusing on a principle of the gospel.


  • Opening Options for Others Monday Feb 26 2018

    With the help of a BYU Marriott scholarship and through her own determination, accounting alum Brittany Drury Brown has thrived, including starting a business that provides opportunities for stay-at-home parents.


  • Big Win in the Big Apple Tuesday Feb 20 2018

    A team of BYU Marriott students took on New York City and brought home a first place prize of $15,000.


  • Top BYU Marriott Stories of 2017 Friday Dec 29 2017

    Name changes, rankings, awards and more—here is the list of the top BYU Marriott School of Business stories of 2017.


  • Running with Numbers Monday Nov 20 2017

    When senior MAcc student Josey Hedquist tells her classmates she’s been running around like crazy all day, she’s actually being quite literal.


  • AccounTEAM Building Wednesday Nov 01 2017

    The junior core may elicit a bevy of emotions, but this group of accounting students associates it with outdoor fun and team-building.