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.
What Works in Workplace Giving?
Thursday Nov 09 2017
Tis the season for workplace giving, and new research from BYU Marriott professor Rob Christensen reveals a blueprint for institutions looking to increase charitable donations.
Lt. Colonel Receives MPA Alumnus of the Year
Tuesday Oct 31 2017
Honoree Brett Swigert shared the importance of service before self in his acceptance speech.
James Perry Speaks at Cornia Lecture Series
Tuesday Oct 17 2017
Honored for his outstanding contributions to public administration research, James Perry shared four points for advancing research in the field during his remarks.
Panetta Named Int'l Executive of the Year
Thursday Sep 21 2017
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and CIA Director shared how to make the American Dream happen in remarks accepting the award.
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.
Simulation Helps Drive Professor’s Research
Tuesday Aug 01 2017
Chris Silvia not only conducts energy policy research that is influencing the way battery-powered electric vehicles are promoted, he also plays a mean bagpipe.
Agle Named IABS President
Friday Jul 28 2017
Brad Agle, George W. Romney Endowed Professor, has been installed as the president of the International Association for Business and Society at the group's annual meeting held in Amsterdam.
Following a Feeling
Thursday Jul 13 2017
Kristin Yee landed her dream job, successfully working her artistic talents at Disney. But after 13 years, an impression directed her to a new line of work at a very different organization.
BYU Devotional: A Future Only God Could See
Tuesday Jun 27 2017
Eva Witesman, associate professor of public management, addressed campus at BYU's weekly devotional.
Wadsworth Named Public Management Chair
Wednesday May 31 2017
Marriott School of Management dean Lee Perry has announced Lori Wadsworth as the new chair of the public management department and director of the Romney Institute of Public Management.
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.
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.
Make-A-Wish CEO Honored
David Williams receives Administrator of the Year Award Friday Mar 24 2017
The Romney Institute recently recognized David Williams for his outstanding work in the nonprofit sector.
Cracked That Case
BYU students clinch first place in the Milgard CSR Case Competition Friday Mar 24 2017
T-Mobile's CSR plan is a win-win thanks to a group of BYU students who walked away with first place in the Milgard Case Competition.
Lt. Gov. Shares Unique Ideas on Politics
Tuesday Jan 17 2017
Spencer Cox, recently reelected lieutenant governor of Utah, spoke to BYU MPA students and faculty to share his thoughts about what qualities matter most for success in public service.
Romney Institute Awards Alumnus of the Year
Tuesday Nov 22 2016
Steve Thacker, city manager of Centerville, Utah, was honored for his legacy of exceptional management in governmental positions for over the past thirty years.
Josh Romney Advises MPA Students on Working with Nonprofits
Wednesday Oct 12 2016
Josh Romney, president of CharityVision International, spoke to MPA students on 6 October about how to avoid doing harm when trying to do good.
Professor Talks Ethics on CNBC
Romney Institute's Brad Agle comments on recent comments by CEOs on Capitol Hill Monday Sep 26 2016
Brad Agle, George W. Romney Endowed Professor, spoke with CNBC recently on recent controversies surrounding Wells Fargo and Mylan.
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.