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  • Why We Disregard Security Warnings Information systems researchers found nearly 90 percent of people ignore important security messages if they come at the wrong times Thursday Aug 18 2016

    Software developers listen up: if you want people to pay attention to your security warnings on their computers or mobile devices, you need to make them pop up at better times.

  • McQueen to Lead MBA Program Grant McQueen named MBA director, Daniel Snow tabbed associate director Monday Aug 08 2016

    Dean Lee Perry has announced Grant McQueen as the new MBA director and Daniel Snow as the MBA associate director effective August 1.

  • Professor to Receive Outstanding Educator Award Friday Aug 05 2016

    The School of Accountancy's Douglas Prawitt has been honored by the American Accounting Association for his work in the classroom.

  • BYU IS Faculty Among Top Researchers Tuesday Jul 19 2016

    The Association of Information Systems research rankings have been released and the Marriott School's information systems department has a view from the top.

  • Fishing for Compliments Marriott School research finds soliciting positive, open-ended feedback leads to repeat customers; loyalty Thursday Jul 07 2016

    New research from Marriott School professors Kristen DeTienne, Bruce Money and Katie Liljenquist turns the system of customer feedback surveys on its head.

  • Class of '16 MBAs Spotlighted Monday Jun 27 2016

    Four recent BYU MBA graduates were featured by Poets & Quants with the best of their class from across the country.

  • IMA Honors BYU Student and Professor Wednesday May 18 2016

    School of Accountancy graduate Kevin Steed won the Student Manuscript Award and Professor Monte Swain received the R. Lee Brummet Distinguished Award for Educators.

  • BYU Claims Venture Capital World Title Tuesday May 17 2016

    BYU MBA joins past global champions including MIT, Columbia, Yale, Wharton and others in winning the prestigious competition.

  • Therapeutic Recreation Receives Awards Monday May 16 2016

    The Utah Recreation Therapy Association honored the Therapeutic Recreation Club and 2016 graduate Ashley Nelson for their service in the community.

  • BYU Entrepreneurs Awarded Monday May 16 2016

    Student entrepreneurs from Brigham Young University took 15 of the top 25 spots at the Utah Student 25 Awards.

  • Credit Suisse Exec Speaks at Convocation Thursday May 12 2016

    Eric Varvel, recently named global head of asset management at Credit Suisse, was the featured speaker at Marriott School of Management convocation on April 22.

  • Student Entrepreneurs Win Big at IBMC Wednesday May 11 2016

    The international business model competition is the first and largest lean startup competition in the world. But who's thinking lean when they can bring home the bacon?

  • Hatch Earns NCAA's Elite 90 Award Finance graduate and men's volleyball standout boasts top GPA among NCAA Tournament participants Friday May 06 2016

    Michael Hatch, a recent finance graduate, was honored at the 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Volleyball Championship for his academic achievements.

  • Marriott School Personnel Honored Thursday May 05 2016

    School of Accountancy professor Douglas Prawitt headlined this year's honorees at the annual school luncheon.

  • Liddle Delivers Devotional Address Wednesday May 04 2016

    Stephen Liddle, academic director of the Kevin and Debra Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology and professor of information systems, spoke on learning and agency.

  • MAcc Students Place Among Top Competition Students take second at Deloitte National Audit Case Tuesday May 03 2016

    A School of Accountancy team recently took what they learned in class to cash in at the Deloitte National Audit Case Competition.

  • Small IS Team Wins Big Six students claim seven prizes at AITP competition Monday May 02 2016

    A small team of Marriott School information systems students came up with big rewards at recent competitions hosted by the Association of Information Technology Professionals.

  • Marriott School Honors Bateman Awardees Thursday Apr 28 2016

    More than 500 people gathered in their business professional to attend an event students dubbed the “Oscars of Provo.” But instead of movie elite earning accolades, it was business students who were honored at the Marriott School of Management closing social.

  • David Royce: Entrepreneur of the Year Monday Apr 25 2016

    Royce has made pests less pesky by creating four of the most successful, environmental pest control companies in North America.

  • BYU Leads the Way at AIS Competitions Information systems students claim three top finishes Wednesday Apr 20 2016

    Brigham Young University information systems students excelled yet again at the Association for Information Systems Student Chapter Leadership Conference.