BYU Earns Top Spot at Business Language Case Competition
Friday Feb 08 2013
Brigham Young University teams captured top Chinese and Spanish honors at the 2012 Business Language Case Competition, the only business language competition of its kind in the nation.
BYU VITA Lab Provides Students and Community Members with Free Tax Assistance
Monday Feb 04 2013
The largest student-run Volunteer Income Tax Assistance lab in the country is gearing up to alleviate one of life’s two uncertainties — the burden of filing taxes.
BMC Winner Moves on to Harvard Final
Wednesday Jan 30 2013
With its foot-hugging baby breathing monitor already receiving notoriety from media across the country, this year’s Business Model Competition winner Owlet Protection Enterprises knocked the competition’s socks off.
Opportunity Comes Knocking at Utah Startup Marketplace 2013
Thursday Jan 24 2013
As graduation approaches, many Brigham Young University students are preparing for the next challenge — finding a job. For those interested in getting a step ahead with their search, the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology is sponsoring Utah Startup Marketplace 2013.
Students Develop Applicable Life Skills in Competition
Tuesday Jan 15 2013
Students in the Business Management 454 sales management class spent the semester learning proper sales techniques and skills in anticipation of their very own Marriott School of Management Sales Competition. But in the process they found that the lessons learned have value right now.
Gwen Holm honored as 2012 Wright Alumnus of the Year Recipient
Tuesday Jan 08 2013
The Romney Institute of Public Management at Brigham Young University honored Gwen Holm, director of mission support at NASA’s Dryden Flight Center, with its 2012 N. Dale Wright Distinguished Alumni Award.
BYU Scores First Place in Adobe Competition
Thursday Jan 03 2013
A team of MBA students from Brigham Young University won first place and $15,000 by creating improvements for a website in the 2012 Adobe Digital Analytics Competition.
BYU Grad Wins Global Entrepreneurship Competition
Thursday Dec 20 2012
Brigham Young University’s 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year, Brad Moss, reached another business milestone when his company, React Games, won first place at the 2012 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards’ in the graduate student category.
Inaugural Competition Tests Student Career Preparedness
Four students awarded for their plans Monday Dec 10 2012
One by one, 10 students stood in front of hundreds of peers and a panel of prominent business executives, introduced themselves and presented their career plans — all hoping to win the first ever Marriott School of Management My Plan competition.
Students Square-Off at Mobile App Competition
Thursday Dec 06 2012
Cat herding, ninja fighting or photo gaming — it could all be found at the Mobile App Competition hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology.
ROTC Team Victorious at Regional Competition
Monday Dec 03 2012
PROVO, Utah — Nov 3, 2012 — Conquering physically and mentally demanding obstacles, Brigham Young University’s Army ROTC team secured another win at the Apache Challenge–Utah competition — marking 29 wins in the past 31 years of competing.
Students Play St. Nick with Sub-for-Santa
Wednesday Nov 28 2012
Santa Claus is coming to town and he has some help spreading Christmas cheer from the elves at the Marriott School of Management. Through the annual Sub-for-Santa project, sponsored by the United Way, students and faculty have the opportunity to provide Christmas gifts for needy children.
Changes Come to the Recreation Management Program
Wednesday Nov 07 2012
PROVO, Utah — Nov 1, 2012 — Recreation Management at Brigham Young University is shifting gears.
Inaugural BYU Finance Conference Hosted at Zion National Park
Thursday Oct 18 2012
Surrounded by the beauty of Southern Utah, top finance professors from around the country gathered to present research and discuss recent developments in financial markets following the economic downturn at Brigham Young University's inaugural Red Rock Finance Conference.
Celebrating Social Innovation at BYU
Friday Oct 12 2012
It's now easier than ever to make a positive impact on the world, thanks to Changemaker Week — an event hosted October 15 – 19 by the Ballard Center for Economic Self-Reliance.
Entrepreneurship Programs Highly Ranked by The Princeton Review
Tuesday Sep 25 2012
Brigham Young University's entrepreneurship students are among the most prepared for success in self-started businesses, reports The Princeton Review's survey for Entrepreneur magazine. BYU's Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology graduate and undergraduate programs came in a No. 3 and No. 6, respectively. This is the third straight year both programs have made it into the top 10, with the undergraduate program moving up one spot.
Accountancy Professor Jeff Wilks Speaks at BYU Devotional Sept. 25
Tuesday Sep 25 2012
Jeff Wilks, a professor of accountancy in the Marriott School of Management, will speak Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 11:05 a.m. in the Marriott Center for a Brigham Young University campus devotional.
BYU Honored as ‘Changemaker Campus’
Monday Sep 24 2012
Brigham Young University has been designated a Changemaker Campus by Ashoka U. Ashoka U, a subset of the international nonprofit organization Ashoka, is an initiative set forth to promote social entrepreneurship in universities. BYU was named for its ability to produce influential students who make a difference on a local and a global stage. Nineteen universities, including BYU, around the world are honored with this status.
Global Business and Literacy Minor Announced
Wednesday Sep 19 2012
In an effort to attract, develop and place more men and women in the international business landscape, the Marriott School of Management has joined with the Brigham Young University College of Humanities to announce the global business and literacy minor beginning Fall Semester 2012.
BYU Professor Receives Prestigious Stevie Award
Tuesday Sep 18 2012
The best in film vie for the Oscars and the best in television strive for an Emmy. But what do the world's best businesses compete for? The Stevie Awards.