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  • A Valuable Exchange Wednesday Aug 07 2019

    From developing business relationships in France to watching a sunrise over a mountain in Peru, the Global Management Center’s foreign exchange programs teach what a classroom can’t. The foreign exchange program provides students the opportunity to learn the inner workings of international business, become proficient in a new language, experience a different culture, and build professional international relationships.


  • Business in the Front, Music in the Back Wednesday Jul 31 2019

    Outside the office, Jonathon Wood, managing director at the Whitmore Global Management Center, spends a lot of his free time playing in a bluegrass acoustic band known as Lincoln Highway. Along with his fellow band members, Wood recently accepted an invite from Mike Lee, senator from Utah, to play in Washington, DC, at an event known as Utah Days.


  • GMC Hosts Seventh High-School Business Language Competition Tuesday Jun 25 2019

    More than one hundred high school students from around the state of Utah participated in the seventh annual Business Language Competition held by BYU Marriott’s Whitmore Global Management Center.


  • Excusez Moi, No Need to Pardon our French Team Wednesday Feb 27 2019

    BYU's French language team made no apologies at the Whitmore Global Management Center's annual Business Language Case Competition held during the fall 2018 semester, taking first place in the brand-new French category.


  • BYU Marriott Welcomes Its New Dean Brigitte Madrian Began Term 1 January Monday Jan 07 2019

    After six months of anticipation, Brigham Young University finally welcomes its newest dean. On 1 January 2019, Brigitte C. Madrian began her tenure as dean of the BYU Marriott School of Business.


  • Boosted by Immersion Tuesday Dec 18 2018

    When Sydni Dunn came to BYU, she embraced the idea of "entering to learn." The entrepreneurial management student immersed herself in countless opportunities that would ultimately prepare her to "go forth to serve."


  • GMC Partners with World Trade Center Utah Tuesday Dec 11 2018

    Thanks to the Global Management Center's partnership with World Trade Center Utah, students will work with executives of local companies, performing an in-depth, product-specific analysis of global markets.


  • BYU Awarded $1.14 Million International Business Grant Wednesday Oct 31 2018

    BYU will continue to function as one of just fifteen Centers for International Business Education and Research in the United States.


  • Vibrant Business Experience Monday Oct 01 2018

    In addition to visiting the Great Wall of China and other attractions, students received a unique business perspective on the Asia Pacific Study Abroad.


  • Capacity to Serve Thursday Sep 27 2018

    Daniel Villanova learned from a young age that "great leaders lead their people from among them." Now, as a CIS recipient in BYU Marriott's MPA program, he plans to improve lives through service and leadership.


  • The Experience of a Lifetime Tuesday Sep 25 2018

    Fencing, paragliding, and rowing gondolas are a few of the once-in-a-lifetime experiences that students had on the Experience Design and Management Study Abroad.


  • The World is our Campus Thursday Jul 26 2018

    From London to Dubai to Munich, BYU Marriott students traveled abroad to learn on BYU's world campus.


  • 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.


  • BYU Marriott Awards Honor Personnel Wednesday Apr 25 2018

    Faculty, staff, and administrators received recognition for their outstanding teaching, research, and service during the school’s annual year-end awards luncheon.


  • Honoring Global Achievements Monday Apr 23 2018

    The Whitmore Global Management Center's annual awards dinner recognized students who truly learned, went, and became global.


  • Eleven Students Awarded Eccles Honor Friday Mar 23 2018

    The select group of BYU Marriott MBA candidates were recently recognized for their work in the international business world.


  • Nielson Teaches HR Near and Far Monday Mar 19 2018

    The travel bug is contagious as Troy Nielson leads groups of students on international trips.


  • Teens Take Prizes for Spanish and Strategy Wednesday Mar 14 2018

    Bilingual, business-minded high school students impressed judges at the business language competition hosted by the Whitmore Global Management Center.


  • Ciao from Milan Friday Jan 19 2018

    BYU Marriott showcased its international fluency as the only American school to compete at a recent healthcare case competition held in Italy.