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  • 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.


  • Politicians Divide Parties with Violent Speech Friday Oct 27 2017

    Scroll through Twitter or watch an NFL game and you’ll quickly remember we live in a time of unprecedented political polarization. Who’s to blame for the lack of unity? According to BYU researchers, politicians’ penchant for using violent language isn’t helping.


  • "Threads of Hope" Wins Changemaker Competition Wednesday Oct 25 2017

    William Knowles couldn’t help but think of his own mother as he captured the story of Nepalese women struggling to provide for their families in his film "Threads of Hope".


  • ExDM: It’s About the Experience Wednesday Oct 18 2017

    Experiences shape our lives. ExDM students are learning how to shape our experiences.


  • Professor Receives William H. Newman Award Tuesday Oct 17 2017

    Strategy professor Ben Lewis was recognized for his research paper discussing a paradox between rating systems and corporate responsibility.


  • Break the Attachment Before You Sell Friday Oct 13 2017

    Ever tried to sell something you’ve owned for a while on Craigslist and found that no one is willing to pony up what you’re asking?


  • Big Steps Forward Thursday Oct 12 2017

    Their internship at Steps Recovery sent them cycling, climbing, and crafting—but for this pair of TR alumni, summer activities were far more than just play.


  • Forbes Ranks BYU Marriott MBA No. 19 Monday Sep 25 2017

    The program improved two spots over its previous ranking thanks to its outstanding return on investment.


  • BYU Marriott Welcomes New Faculty Thursday Sep 21 2017

    Three new professors joined the full-time faculty at BYU Marriott at the start of the 2017-18 school year.


  • 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.


  • New U.S. News Rankings Released Tuesday Sep 12 2017

    Undergraduate programs at BYU and the Marriott School of Business rose to new heights in the latest rankings from U.S. News and World Report.


  • Seeing Double Friday Sep 08 2017

    Life after graduation has taken them 1,700 miles apart. But drawing on their business savvy, these sisters have found a way to stay close by running The DIY Lighthouse.


  • 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.


  • Wood Honored Again for Research Tuesday Aug 29 2017

    David Wood, associate professor of accountancy, received the 2017 Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award from the American Accounting Association.


  • Lessons from Grandpa Wednesday Aug 16 2017

    Timing is everything—that’s just one of his grandfather's lessons accounting alum Greg Drennan has implemented on his career as a successful entrepreneur in the self-storage business.


  • 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.


  • A Globe-Trotting Professional Tuesday Aug 01 2017

    MBA alum and American Express VP Shawn Bryant has more than a few stamps in his passport.


  • 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.


  • Mining Your Dreams Information systems professor James Gaskin develops uDreamed app Friday Jul 14 2017

    You dreamed you were flying through the sky. What does it mean? Information systems professor James Gaskin has a new app that can help you find out.


  • 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.