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  • Tech Startups Buzz at BMC $20,000 in cash prizes awarded Monday Mar 14 2016

    Innovative technology is defining the twenty-first century and it was no different at the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology's 2016 Business Model Competition, where tech startups dominated.

  • Teens Battle with Bilingual Business Skills BYU hosts fifth High School Business Language Competition Friday Mar 11 2016

    Utah high schoolers proved they learned more than, 'Como esta?' from their Spanish classes at the Global Management Center's High School Business Language Competition.

  • ROTC Selected Geronimo Award Recipient Tuesday Mar 08 2016

    After a year of strategic program changes, Brigham Young University’s Army ROTC program celebrated a major success after being named the best large-level program in the region.

  • Scoop Squad Wins Strategy Competition Thursday Mar 03 2016

    A team of Brigham Young University students want you to scream for ice cream, especially on game day.

  • Department Chair Named Journal Editor Tom Foster Appointed Editor of Quality Management Journal Tuesday Feb 16 2016

    Brigham Young University marketing and global supply chain department chair Tom Foster was chosen as the new editor of the Quality Management Journal, one of the top journals of its kind in the world.

  • Finance Undergrads Place in NYC Friday Feb 12 2016

    A three-person team of Brigham Young University finance students returned to campus with a brighter future on Wall Street, after placing second in the Duff & Phelps YOUniversity Deal Challenge competition. The team’s company valuation earned them an all-inclusive trip to New York City and $2,000 each.

  • VITA Lab Offers Tax Help to Community Tax Assistance Program Runs 1 February – 26 March Thursday Jan 28 2016

    With Brigham Young University School of Accountancy students to help, your taxes don’t have to be the stress of the season.

  • Noted Alum Speaks at Forum Wednesday Jan 27 2016

    Liz Wiseman, founder/president of The Wiseman Group and Marriott School alum, delivered the Forum address Tuesday in the Marriott Center.

  • MBA Shines in Financial Times Ranking Program finishes at No. 1 in two ROI ranks, No. 80 overall in the world Tuesday Jan 26 2016

    The Brigham Young University Marriott School of Management MBA program ranked No. 1 in the United States and top 20 in the world in two different return on investment rankings announced by the Financial Times. Overall, BYU finished No. 80 in the world and No. 39 in the nation, the program’s highest finish in the Financial Times ranking since 2007.

  • Professors Cited in Wall Street Journal Research by David Benson and Jim Brau highlighted Monday Jan 25 2016

    Firms cover up policies investors won't like with obfuscation and jargon–and often profit by it.

  • Students Place at Deloitte Competition Monday Jan 25 2016

    A team of Brigham Young University accounting students earned a top honor at the national Deloitte FanTAXtic Case Study Competition, taking home the third-place prize and $5,000 in winnings.

  • Learning From Near Misses Friday Jan 15 2016

    When it comes to flight safety, U.S. airlines are pretty good at learning from accidents. But new research shows airlines should be learning more from accidents that never happen.

  • MBA Marketing Shines in Lincoln Challenge Tuesday Jan 12 2016

    A team of BYU MBA students bested squads from Yale, Wharton, Michigan and others to win $4,000 for the MBAMA at the inaugural competition.

  • Five BYU Grads Ranked in Thinkers50 Monday Jan 04 2016

    Five BYU graduates, including three Marriott School alumni, were recently named to the Thinkers50 ranking, the world's most prestigious list of business management thought-leaders.

  • Top Marriott School Stories of 2015 Thursday Dec 31 2015

    The Marriott School had an amazing 2015. Here's a list of some of our top stories of the year featuring our outstanding students, faculty and alumni.

  • Undergrads Named "Best and Brightest" Monday Dec 28 2015

    McKenzi McDonald and Tanner Stutz are spotlighted on Poets and Quants' list of Best and Brightest Business Majors for the class of 2016.

  • Gaskin Receives AIS Early Career Award Thursday Dec 17 2015

    Marriott School information systems professor James Gaskin was recognized for his innovative approach to research by receiving one of the first-ever Association for Information Systems Early Career Awards.

  • Owlet Wins Big at Verizon Competition Former BYU startup awarded $250,000 Tuesday Dec 15 2015

    Begun by Marriott School students during their time at BYU, Owlet was awarded $250,000 in Verizon's annual competition.

  • Marriott School a Top Global B-School Business Insider ranked the Marriott School No. 44 on a list of top global business schools Tuesday Dec 15 2015

    Business Insider ranked the Marriott School No. 44 on its list of the 50 Best Business Schools in the World for 2015.

  • Measure Emotion with Your Mouse Clicks Research shows feeling negative emotions alters natural cursor movement Monday Dec 14 2015

    Most people can tell if you’re angry based on the way you’re acting. Professor Jeffrey Jenkins can tell if you’re angry by the way you move a computer mouse.