Service as a Celebration
MPA Day of Service gives back to communities around the country Wednesday Apr 15 2015
Normally when people celebrate a golden anniversary, they throw a big party. How the Marriott School MPA student association planned to celebrate the MPA program’s 50th anniversary involved a lot more elbow grease and shoveling.
New ROTC Training Exercise Builds Leadership
Wednesday Apr 15 2015
Sprinting from challenge to challenge over hills and through fields, Brigham Young University Army ROTC cadets had the chance to develop not only their physical stamina but also their mental prowess during the program’s new Leadership Development Exercise.
Marriott School Claims Seven CASE District VII Awards
Communications awards include a Grand Gold, three Golds, two Silvers and a Bronze Monday Apr 13 2015
The Marriott School of Management took home seven Awards of Excellence from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education District VII for its high quality work in marketing, publications and public relations.
BYU Hosts Marketing Analytics Competition
Friday Apr 10 2015
Brigham Young University introduced a new type of data analytics challenge when it hosted a two-day competition last month featuring five top business schools.
MBA Finance Students Awarded Stoddard Honor
Thursday Apr 09 2015
Nine Brigham Young University students received the George E. Stoddard Prize, an honor given to second-year MBA finance students who demonstrate leadership and academic excellence. The nine 2015 winners were each awarded $5,000.
Marriott School Students Select 2015 Bateman Award Winners
Award honors outstanding students, faculty and organization at closing banquet Friday Apr 03 2015
Brigham Young University's Marriott School of Management announced the winners of the 2015 Bateman Awards, the only school-wide awards selected entirely by students.
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.
American Red Cross CEO Named 2015 Administrator of the Year
Monday Mar 30 2015
The Romney Institute of Public Management honored Gail McGovern, president and CEO of the American Red Cross, as its 2015 Administrator of the Year for her leadership of the disaster relief and service organization.
Utah Startup Marketplace Connects Students to Startups
More than 400 students attend career fair event Thursday Mar 26 2015
Energetic and optimistic described both the students and startups present at Utah Startup Marketplace hosted by the Rollins Center.
Narcissistic Leaders Can Succeed with Humility
This type of leader (think Steve Jobs) is most effective when they admit mistakes, spotlight others' strengths Thursday Mar 26 2015
It’s no surprise that some of the most celebrated leaders in the business world also happen to be self-promoting narcissists.
2015 SEOY Continues To Showcase Great Entrepreneurs
STEM-focused student entrepreneur takes first place Thursday Mar 19 2015
The title of 2015 Student Entrepreneur of the Year and over $16,000 was awarded last week by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Undergrad Experiences Jumpstarting Future Careers
Recent Walmart case competition one example of opportunities available to Marriott School students Thursday Mar 19 2015
Presentations in front of top executives. High-profile internships. All-expense paid trips. Through a recent collaboration with Walmart, a group of Marriott School of Management undergraduates showed that graduate students aren’t the only ones finding success landing coveted spots with well-respected companies.
BYU's MBA, Law Programs Still Among Nation's Elite
Wednesday Mar 11 2015
The folks at U.S. News & World Report released their latest round of graduate school rankings this week and BYU’s law and business schools once again showed well.
Global Supply Chain Competitions Give Students Professional Experience
Friday Mar 06 2015
Last month Brigham Young University global supply chain management students got a week off of class — but it was no vacation. Students had a break in schoolwork in order to prepare for the second annual PWC Global Supply Chain Case Competition.
2015 BMC Proves Beneficial For Student Entrepreneurs
Eleven startups split $21,000 in cash prizes Wednesday Mar 04 2015
Smart-home technology, a motion-activated toilet light, and a platform for supporting online content came out as some of the top ideas from the Business Model Competition sponsored by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Marriott School Introduces 2015 Hawes Scholars
Friday Feb 27 2015
The Brigham Young University Marriott School of Management named 10 MBA candidates as its 2015 Hawes Scholars. The honor, which carries a cash award of $10,000, is the highest distinction given to MBA students at the school.
Mobile App Competition Showcases Student Talent
Student developers awarded a total of $15,800 for top app creations. Thursday Feb 26 2015
Brigham Young University students won a total of $15,800 in cash prizes at the Mobile App Competition hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
Dynamic Road Signs Drawing Attention
Monday Feb 23 2015
BYU assistant professor Ryan Elder's research found that people react significantly faster to warning signs that depict greater movement.
BYU Places Second in International MBA Case Competition
Friday Feb 20 2015
A team of BYU MBA students took second in The Economist’s first-ever International MBA Case Competition against 23 business schools from around the world.
BYU Finance Students Place in Duff & Phelps Competition
Friday Feb 13 2015
A team of Brigham Young University undergraduates recently made the cut as runners-up in the Duff & Phelps YOUniversity Deal Challenge competition. The students’ valuation of companies earned them a trip to New York City and $2,000 each.