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.
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.
Politicians Divide Parties with Violent Speech
Friday Oct 27 2017
Scroll through Twitter or watch an NFL game and you’ll quickly remember we live in a time of unprecedented political polarization. Who’s to blame for the lack of unity? According to BYU researchers, politicians’ penchant for using violent language isn’t helping.
New U.S. News Rankings Released
Tuesday Sep 12 2017
Undergraduate programs at BYU and the Marriott School of Business rose to new heights in the latest rankings from U.S. News and World Report.
BYU Announces Business School Changes
Wednesday Aug 30 2017
The Brigham Young University Board of Trustees has approved a change to the name of the university's business school and two of its departments in addition to changing seven undergraduate emphases to majors.
Wood Honored Again for Research
Tuesday Aug 29 2017
David Wood, associate professor of accountancy, received the 2017 Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award from the American Accounting Association.
Lessons from Grandpa
Wednesday Aug 16 2017
Timing is everything—that’s just one of his grandfather's lessons accounting alum Greg Drennan has implemented on his career as a successful entrepreneur in the self-storage business.
Alumni Receive Sells Award
Wednesday May 24 2017
Two Marriott School alumni were initiated into one of the most exclusive groups in the accounting world as recipients of the Elijah Watt Sells Award.
IMA Club Lauded for Elite Performance
Friday May 19 2017
With a competitive pass rate and record scores, it's no surprise that BYU's student club won the Clark Johnson Award and a $5,000 grant.
Marriott School Graduates Honored
Friday Apr 28 2017
Alfred Gantner, cofounder of Partners Group and an MBA alum, shared his insights on a balanced life as the featured speaker at convocation on 28 April.
#MarriottGrad Breaks Through Barriers
Wednesday Apr 26 2017
By the numbers, Kim Chi Pham is an outlier. But it was a love of numbers that carried her through homesickness, past language barriers, and eventually placed her at the top of her field.
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.
AACSB Accreditation Extended
Marriott School and School of Accountancy continue to be recognized Wednesday Apr 19 2017
The BYU Marriott School has again earned AACSB accreditation, a hallmark of excellence in business education given to less than 5 percent of the world's business schools.
Graduate Programs Ranked Nationally
Thursday Mar 16 2017
The BYU MBA program maintained its national status in the U.S. News & World Report ranking, coming in at No. 34 in the country.
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.