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Nebraska Hosts Record-Breaking Actuarial Research Conference
Nebraska Hosts Record-Breaking Actuarial Research Conference
Sep 24 2020 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s first opportunity to host the international Actuarial Research Conference (ARC) nearly came to an end before it began due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the face of safety issues and limited world travel, a team of College of Business faculty, staff and students retooled the conference into a virtual format which concluded with more than 600 in attendance hailing it a resounding success. » Full Article
Achievements for September 2020
Achievements for September 2020
Sep 4 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
128 Summer Business Graduates Prepared for Success
128 Summer Business Graduates Prepared for Success
Aug 14 2020 9:00 AM
Business students graduating this summer can participate in Go Big Grad: A Husker Graduation Celebration, happening online Aug. 15. The virtual program begins streaming at 9 a.m. at https://commencement.unl.edu and can also be seen on a live broadcast by NET. » Full Article
McCann Boosts Collegiate and Professional Career Through Tutoring
McCann Boosts Collegiate and Professional Career Through Tutoring
Aug 11 2020 9:00 AM
For Megan McCann, ’20, math always came naturally and working as a tutor at the College of Business gave her the skills to become a champion. Teaching others helped her develop a new perspective that led her to first place in the statistical analysis competition at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) National Leadership Online Experience. » Full Article
Achievements for August 2020
Achievements for August 2020
Aug 7 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Achievements for July 2020
Achievements for July 2020
Jul 10 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Jun 19 2020 5:00 AM
In recognition for their exceptional academic success in the spring 2020 semester, 1,512 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students achieved Dean’s List accolades. This collection of future leaders in business comprises the largest single-semester group of students commended by the college for this honor. They overcame an abrupt shift to remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic to achieve their academic success. » Full Article
Achievements for June 2020
Achievements for June 2020
Jun 5 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation, and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Diversity of Ideas and Experiences Lead Wang to MIT
Diversity of Ideas and Experiences Lead Wang to MIT
May 13 2020 9:00 AM
Aaron Wang arrived at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln wanting to extend his proud ethnic heritage but unsure of the relationships he could build as a Husker. The cultural connections at the College of Business and the diversity of ideas in the Actuarial Science Program helped lead him to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for a master’s degree this fall. » Full Article
“Go Big Grad” Offers Unique Celebration for Graduates
“Go Big Grad” Offers Unique Celebration for Graduates
May 7 2020 9:00 AM
Students graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in May 2020 receive a unique celebration due to COVID-19 restrictions. Though traditionally a time for family and friends from around the world to join together in Lincoln, this semester a virtual celebration held May 9 from 9-9:30 a.m. concludes the academic career of many students. » Full Article
­Achievements for April 2020
­Achievements for April 2020
Apr 2 2020 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty and staff recognized for recent achievements include: Josephine Borene, Aria Budden, Madison Davis, Maryann Erickson, Dr. Kathy Farrell, Dr. Samantha Fairclough, Erica Gesner, Matthew Hall, Sheri Irwin-Gish, Harrison Lloyd, Dr. Andre Maciel, Vincent Malene, Dr. Brandi McManus, Karolin Murad, Makayla O’Harra, Rachel Olig, Jake Piccini, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Shama Shaik, Adam Stiles, Dr. Eric Thompson, Blaine Wikoff and Ryan Wolff. » Full Article
Nebraska Tops Actuarial Science and Risk Management & Insurance Rankings
Nebraska Tops Actuarial Science and Risk Management & Insurance Rankings
Mar 17 2020 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln achieved the top spot among North American business schools in the Risk Management Insurance & Actuarial Science research rankings for 2015-19. The UNL Global Research Rankings of Actuarial Science and Risk Management & Insurance™ quantifies and ranks institutions and authors for research placement in the top five actuarial and risk management and insurance journals for business schools and non-business schools. » Full Article
Fall Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Fall Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Feb 10 2020 9:00 AM
In recognition for their exceptional academic success in the fall 2019 semester, 1,199 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students achieved Dean’s List accolades. This collection of future leaders in business comprises the largest single-semester group of students commended by the college for this honor. » Full Article
Achievements for January 2020
Achievements for January 2020
Jan 17 2020 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Mahaa Albusharif, Dr. Ozgur Araz, Ryan Blum, Ethan Carlson, Jennifer Davidson, Dillon Dugan, Harley Edic, Carolyn Fraher, Luke Gomez, Erik Goodwin, Katelyn Hill, Dr. Tom Kubick, Katie Lamb, Brendon Lofgren, Coy Ludwig, MBA@Nebraska, Miranda McWatters, John Nguyen, Selena Nguyen, Connor O'Meara, Dr. Thomas Omer, Wyatt Packard, Guilber Sorto, Peyton Walker, Chenlu Wang, Abyn Yacob and the Communications, Marketing and External Relations office. » Full Article
Graduation Class Recognized for Getting Involved
Graduation Class Recognized for Getting Involved
Dec 19 2019 9:00 AM

December College of Business graduates followed a shared path through involvement in clubs and organizations creating new friendships and lifelong relationships to carry with them in their future pursuits. The graduates start their next chapters with those strong connections following the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Commencement activities being held this weekend.

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Achievements for December 2019
Achievements for December 2019
Dec 6 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Andrew Adelson, Kate Alston, Jessica Aragon, Dr. Demet Batur, Luke Bogus, Cameron Claborn, Ashley Clegg, Debra Cosgrove, Hailey Coufal, Jennifer Davidson, Brooks Douglass, Charles Erker, Levi Gipson, Alex Hoffman, Joey Jeanetta, Connor Jolley, Ryan Kalkwarf, Hannah Krajicek, Katie Lamb, Megan McCann, Adrianna McKing, Edwin Mendez-Rodriguez, Arihant Mittal, Kayleen Mourey, Frances Munro, Justin Myers, Wyatt Packard, Grace Partridge, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Timothy Schartz, Jordan Seitz, Dr. Eric Thompson, Dr. Chris Timm, Max Van Arsdall, Allison Weber, Jenna Zeleny, Beta Alpha Psi, Big Red Startups, the Management major program and MBA@Nebraska. » Full Article
Hutchinson Digs Data Stories in Actuarial Science Capstone Course
Hutchinson Digs Data Stories in Actuarial Science Capstone Course
Dec 4 2019 9:00 AM
Robert Hutchinson believed he needed to find the right answer to earn the best grade. Working with mentors from Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) in his Actuarial Applications in Practice (ACTS 475) capstone class, he learned that in actuarial science, there can be more than one right answer to the same problem. » Full Article
Students Create Value to Their Own Beat
Students Create Value to Their Own Beat
Oct 8 2019 9:00 AM
What can you do with Post-It Notes to create the most value possible? The question left student teams at the Innovation Challenge at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln scrambling to create a project centered on producing the greatest value using the office supply item in whatever way they defined “value”. » Full Article
Achievements for October 2019
Achievements for October 2019
Oct 4 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Dr. Arthur Allen, Dr. Sam Allgood, Taggart Bailey, Becky Barnard, Dr. Tammy E. Beck, Heather Clemens, Dr. Aaron Crabtree,  Natasha Crawford J.D., Dr. Jimmy Downes, Dr. Kyle Gibson, Dr. Amanda Gonzales, Dr. Marijane Hancock, Katie Hauge, Kerri Hiatt, Michelle Jacobs, Dr. Imran Khan, Chad Mardesen, Dr. Tawnya Means, Jen Mostek, John Ruhl, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Dr. Timothy Strother, Dr. Eric Thompson, Sue Vagts, Dr. Jing Wang, Charles Waterson, Sara Weixelman, Nicholas Wiebelhaus and Margo Young. » Full Article
Students Recognized for Academic Excellence
Students Recognized for Academic Excellence
Sep 30 2019 9:00 AM
In a celebration of exceptional academic success, the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln College of Business recognized 97 students at the annual College of Business Student Awards Reception on September 25 at Howard L. Hawks Hall. Awards received by students at the top of their respective classes included the Clifford M. Hicks Scholar, Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key, LeRossignol Scholar Award and William Gold Scholar Award. » Full Article
Four Steps to Career Fair Success
Four Steps to Career Fair Success
Sep 12 2019 9:00 AM
Business students looking to bolster their future careers can take practical action steps to achieve their dreams leading up to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Career Fair, Tuesday, September 24, 1-5 p.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Whether a freshman, senior or anywhere in between, it is never too early to prepare according to Dr. Rachel Larson, director of the Business Career Center. » Full Article
From Grit to Glory: Nebraska Business Grads Celebrated
From Grit to Glory: Nebraska Business Grads Celebrated
Aug 16 2019 8:30 AM
More than 125 business students receive their glory at commencement ceremonies this weekend after years of showing their academic grit at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. The August 17 ceremony features a commencement address by Susan Fritz, who became interim president of the University of Nebraska on August 15. » Full Article
Experience Community at Back to School Bash
Experience Community at Back to School Bash
Jul 30 2019 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business kicks off the 2019-20 school year at the seventh annual Back to School Bash Friday, August 23, 2-4 p.m. Hosted at Howard L. Hawks Hall, new and returning students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty and staff are welcome to attend the event sponsored by Sandhills Global. Attendees at the event also will celebrate the 150-year legacy of the university. You can RSVP at https://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Lin Advances Discovery Through Web Application
Lin Advances Discovery Through Web Application
Jul 10 2019 9:00 AM
Dr. Yijia Lin contemplated how to raise the awareness of research excellence in actuarial science for several years. By bringing together a team of faculty, staff, students and business partners, she led the creation of the first web application to compile and rank actuarial science research data now hosted on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business website. » Full Article
Achieving Glory: Spring Dean’s List
Achieving Glory: Spring Dean’s List
Jun 18 2019 9:00 AM
Demonstrating their drive for realizing academic success, 960 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students earned a place on the College of Business Dean’s List for the 2019 spring semester. » Full Article
Vagts Builds Upon Tradition of Actuarial Community
Vagts Builds Upon Tradition of Actuarial Community
Jun 11 2019 9:00 AM
Increasing actuarial science majors at Nebraska affirms program growth but also creates challenges. With direction from her advisory board and a time-honored focus on community, Program Director Sue Vagts guides day-to-day successes one student at a time. » Full Article
Schirmer Finds the One at Nebraska
Schirmer Finds the One at Nebraska
Jun 11 2019 9:00 AM
Coming into the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Grant Schirmer, ’19, searched for a meaningful career to utilize his mathematical abilities. Pursuit of a worthwhile major in a dynamic environment landed him at the College of Business where he uncovered his career destination through the help of a close friend. » Full Article
Achievements for May 10, 2019
Achievements for May 10, 2019
May 10 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, and staff recognized for recent achievements include: Oluwafisayo Adeniyan, Rik Barrera, Jennifer Bernard, Allison Black, Sullivan Bortner, Paula Caldwell, Jennifer Davidson, Dr. Nikos Dimotakis, Aditya Gupta, Dr. Shivam Gupta, Krista Hoover, Sheri Irwin-Gish, Kalana Jayanetti, Samantha Kaus, Dr. Alok Kumar, Taylor Lofdahl, Kathryn Maresh J.D., Trevor Maus, Laura Niles, Dr. J. Kalu Osiri, Timothy Paschal, Dr. Donde Plowman, Dr. Blake Runnalls, Dr. S. Sajeesh, Aaron Scholl, Katie Sewell, Andrew Sorsen, Beth Strogoff, Jill Trucke, Tamayo Zhou, the Business Career Center and students in MNGT 490 Strive to Thrive Lincoln class. The achievements are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Achievements for March 1, 2019
Achievements for March 1, 2019
Mar 1 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty and staff recognized for recent achievements include: twenty faculty and staff honored by the UNL Parents Association, the university’s chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma, Jennifer Davidson, Dr. Uchechukwu Jarrett, Dr. Rachel Larson, Joseph Lang, Dr. Tawnya Means, Kaitlyn Nohrenberg, Dr. John Kalu Osiri, Adelaide Reimbold, Libby Schwemmer, Rob Simon, Dr. Eric Thompson and Zachary Withers. » Full Article
Glow Big Red Illuminates Hawks Hall
Glow Big Red Illuminates Hawks Hall
Feb 11 2019 9:00 AM
Clad in scarlet and cream, the College of Business community will celebrate their Husker pride at the Nebraska Business Glow Big Red Kickoff on Thursday, February 14. The kickoff, hosted in Howard L. Hawks Hall from 10:45 a.m.-12 p.m., leads up to the 24 Hours of Husker Giving and includes snacks, activities and giveaways. » Full Article
Record Number Achieve Fall Dean’s List
Record Number Achieve Fall Dean’s List
Feb 6 2019 9:00 AM
Achieving academic excellence, a record of 1,088 students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester. With less than a fourth of the college enrollment earning this honor, these students finished the first semester of the academic year on a strong note. » Full Article
Chase Caverzagie – Benin Global Immersion Blog
Chase Caverzagie – Benin Global Immersion Blog
Jan 7 2019 4:00 PM
Chase Caverzagie, a senior actuarial science major from Papillion, Nebraska, will travel abroad to Benin in West Africa this December. Prior to the trip, students in their International Studies – Business & Economics (BSAD 491) class are working on two projects to explore the complexities of international trade and business in the frontier market. In Benin, the students plan to interview Beninese and other African immigrants to better understand their culture and experiences. The students will then present their plans to expand tourism and create employment for young people in Benin. Caverzagie selected the global immersion program to experience the African culture firsthand and learn from those in the College of Business who are familiar with the region. He shared how he looks forward to “seeing new things and experiencing a culture much different than my own.” » Full Article
College of Business Huskers Enjoy Winter Break
College of Business Huskers Enjoy Winter Break
Dec 20 2018 9:00 AM
Bringing the same Start Something attitude to winter break as they do to the school year, students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business will spend their holidays going on new adventures and gaining meaningful experience. The three-week break, from December 15 to January 6, sees many students relax, explore and further their careers. » Full Article
Business Graduates Challenge Themselves to Future Glories
Business Graduates Challenge Themselves to Future Glories
Dec 17 2018 9:00 AM
Nebraska Business students look to the future after receiving their diplomas at graduation ceremonies this past weekend. More than 300 students earned degrees during both graduate and undergraduate commencements, Friday, December 14, and Saturday, December 15, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Students from the graduating class emphasized the need to challenge themselves during their time at the College of Business. » Full Article
Achievements for December 14, 2018
Achievements for December 14, 2018
Dec 14 2018 9:00 AM
College of Business students and faculty recognized for recent achievements include Danielle Breen, Mun Chun Cheong, Deb Cosgrove, Kathi Ellis, Allison Olmer, Jenna Rempe, Dr. Eric Thompson and Fang Yue. » Full Article
Achievements for November 30, 2018
Achievements for November 30, 2018
Nov 30 2018 9:00 AM
College of Business students and faculty recognized for recent achievements include Joel Beckwith, Jessie Benefee, Christopher Burgess, George Chen, Ashley Clegg, Stan Drvol, Dr. Elina Ibrayeva, Dr. Sang M. Lee, Dr. Tawnya Means, Diego Mejia, Christopher Munoz, Molly Olander, Ryan Olsen, Emma Rose, Bella Tran, Thomas Wolfe. » Full Article
O’Rourke Hammers Importance of Integrity
O’Rourke Hammers Importance of Integrity
Oct 31 2018 2:30 PM
Returning to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Bill O’Rourke presented “Leading with Integrity” at the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture held at the College of Business October 26. Drawing from his real-life experiences, O’Rourke brought students, faculty and staff an authentic take on how ethics operate in the real world. » Full Article
Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Sep 24 2018 8:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln students celebrated their academic accomplishments with faculty and staff during the College of Business Student Awards Reception held Thursday, September 20, in Howard L. Hawks Hall. The informal event recognized more than 400 Nebraska Business students receiving a total of more than $550,000 in scholarships, as well as 88 students earning one of four awards: the William Gold Scholar Award, Clifford M. Hicks Scholar Award, James E. LeRossignol Scholar Award or Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key. » Full Article
Achievements for September 21, 2018
Achievements for September 21, 2018
Sep 21 2018 11:00 AM
College of Business staff and students recognized for recent achievements include Alicia Steggs Buchanan, Chase Caverzagie, Jackson Grasz, Anne Greff, Dr.Rachel Larson, Lauren Maciejewski, Connor McManigal, Phat Nguyen and Tyrell Ross. » Full Article
<em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>   Rankings Affirm Nebraska Business as Top School
U.S. News & World Report   Rankings Affirm Nebraska Business as Top School
Sep 10 2018 7:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business continued its ascent among business schools nationwide with a No. 44 placement in the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings for undergraduate business programs. The ranking lifted Nebraska Business one place during the past year, solidifying a strong reputation of the college which has now placed in the top 50 three years running. Among public institutions the college ranked No. 26. » Full Article
Achievements for August 24, 2018
Achievements for August 24, 2018
Aug 24 2018 8:00 AM
College of Business faculty and students recognized for recent achievements include students selected as peer career coaches, Dr. Yijia Lin, Rob Simon and Dr. Eric Thompson. » Full Article
Pogrebitskiy First Husker to Receive CAS Trust Scholarship
Pogrebitskiy First Husker to Receive CAS Trust Scholarship
Aug 7 2018 9:00 AM
Standing out from a highly competitive applicant pool, Ann Pogrebitskiy earned the top 2018 Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) Trust Scholarship, making her the first University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business student to earn the prestigious scholarship. The scholarship adds to a growing list of accomplishments for the junior actuarial science major from Denver. » Full Article
Back To School Bash Welcomes New Year With Taste of Nebraska
Back To School Bash Welcomes New Year With Taste of Nebraska
Jul 12 2018 3:30 PM
The first anniversary of Howard L. Hawks Hall and the start of the 2018-19 academic year kick off with the sixth annual Back to School Bash, Friday, August 17, 2-4 p.m. New and returning students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty and staff are invited to the Henrickson Family Atrium for live music, games, food and giveaways at the event sponsored by Sandhills Publishing. RSVP at https://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Spring Dean’s List Announced
Nebraska Business Spring Dean’s List Announced
Jun 15 2018 2:00 PM
Achieving academic excellence, a staggering 1,001 students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2018 spring semester. With less than a fourth of the college enrollment earning this honor, these students finished the first academic year in Howard L. Hawks Hall on a strong note. » Full Article
Achievements for June 8, 2018
Achievements for June 8, 2018
Jun 8 2018 9:00 AM
College of Business faculty, staff and students recognized for recent achievements include Dr. John Anderson, Dr. Jamie Hyodo, Dr. Ann Mari May, Dr. Mary McGarvey and Libby Schwemmer. » Full Article
College Celebrates Accomplishments of More Than 600 Graduates
College Celebrates Accomplishments of More Than 600 Graduates
May 7 2018 3:00 PM
More than 600 College of Business students received degrees May 4-5 as the college completed its first academic year in the new Howard L. Hawks Hall. Part of a record-breaking class of over 3,200 undergraduates, the students received degrees from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in Pinnacle Bank Arena. » Full Article
Civitas Consulting Students Aid Nonprofit Startups
Civitas Consulting Students Aid Nonprofit Startups
Apr 27 2018 8:30 AM
College of Business students unite within the Civitas Consulting student organization at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to help local nonprofits work out complex business problems they might not otherwise be able to solve. A recent example includes assisting Heart in Hands Development Center in preparing to open a special needs day care in Lincoln this summer. » Full Article
Business Students Named Outstanding Leaders
Business Students Named Outstanding Leaders
Apr 25 2018 11:30 AM
Showing substantial leadership and involvement, two students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business received the university’s 2018 Outstanding Student Leadership Awards. Elkhorn, Nebraska natives Jackson Grasz, a junior management major and Lauren Maciejewski, a junior finance major, accepted the awards presented by Dr. Laurie Bellows, interim vice chancellor for student affairs, during a ceremony at the Van Brunt Visitors Center on April 13. As part of the award, Grasz and Maciejewski each receive a full-tuition scholarship for the fall semester. » Full Article
Honors Students Fuse Business with Political Science
Honors Students Fuse Business with Political Science
Apr 16 2018 10:00 AM
Just like chili and cinnamon rolls, some of the best partnerships are unexpected combinations. Three students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business presented at the 2018 Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance (DAAA) Conference. Utilizing their business insight, they discussed an uncommon topic for business majors – nuclear deterrence. The conference was hosted by the university's Department of Political Science and the College of Law Space, Cyber and Telecommunication Law Program, March 15-16. » Full Article
Business Students Connect with Minneapolis Employers
Business Students Connect with Minneapolis Employers
Apr 4 2018 9:00 AM
Eleven students from the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln traveled to Minneapolis on a career expedition hosted by the Business Career Center during spring break. Throughout four days, students networked with multiple professionals and alumni, and visited eight different employers. » Full Article
Students Learn Skills in Actuarial Science Case Competition
Students Learn Skills in Actuarial Science Case Competition
Mar 29 2018 3:00 PM
The actuarial science program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln held its inaugural Actuarial Science Case Competition on February 3, in Howard L. Hawks Hall. The one-day event gave students the opportunity to learn about the work actuaries do by applying their knowledge calculating risk to recommend pricing on cell phone warranties. Open to students of all levels who are interested in actuarial science, a total of 38 students split into eight teams competing to solve an actuarial problem in the entry-level case study developed by the Casualty Actuarial Society. » Full Article
Students Learn ‘Obstacles Are Opportunities’ at Naval Academy
Students Learn ‘Obstacles Are Opportunities’ at Naval Academy
Feb 9 2018 1:45 PM
Four University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students strengthened their skills at the U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference in Annapolis, Maryland. The students joined more than 300 people from 45 military and civilian colleges spending four days learning about leading and persevering through obstacles during sessions led by prominent military, government and industry leaders. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Dean’s List Announced for Fall Semester
Nebraska Business Dean’s List Announced for Fall Semester
Feb 6 2018 8:00 AM
Students found success during their first semester in Howard L. Hawks Hall. More than 1,000 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2017 fall semester. The 929 undergraduate students who earned this recognition upheld a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The College of Business also honored 237 undergraduate students for attaining a 4.0 GPA. » Full Article
10 Questions for the 10th Dean of the College of Business
10 Questions for the 10th Dean of the College of Business
Jan 11 2018 8:00 AM
After serving as the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business interim dean for nearly a year, Dr. Kathy Farrell became the 10th dean of the College of Business in December. In her relatively short time leading the college, Farrell has immersed herself in the job. The college’s Communications, Marketing and External Relations (CMER) team recently checked in with her to learn more about her and her thoughts on her new role and the future of the college. » Full Article
Actuarial Science Program Sets Sights Higher in 60th Year
Actuarial Science Program Sets Sights Higher in 60th Year
Dec 20 2017 11:00 AM
The Nebraska Actuarial Science Program celebrated its 60th Anniversary with a celebration and a new campaign called “60 Years: Raising the Bar to World Class.” The campaign brings awareness to its unique roots which Sue Vagts, David P. Hayes Memorial Chair and Ameritas Faculty Fellow, believes is critical to making Nebraska the leader in actuarial science education. » Full Article
Graduation Celebrations Highlighted by Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye
Graduation Celebrations Highlighted by Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye
Dec 18 2017 11:30 AM
More than 300 business students received degrees from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as the College of Business completed the first semester in the new Howard L. Hawks Hall building. To recognize students several College of Business events took place Friday, December 15, including the Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye in the Henrickson Family Atrium at Howard L. Hawks Hall. » Full Article
Nebraska Elevates Farrell to Lead College of Business
Nebraska Elevates Farrell to Lead College of Business
Dec 1 2017 2:00 PM
Kathy Farrell, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Business interim dean for nearly a year, has been named permanent dean of the College of Business pending approval by the Board of Regents, on Dec. 1. Executive Vice Chancellor Donde Plowman announced the appointment. » Full Article
Entrepreneurial Ideas Shine at 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition
Entrepreneurial Ideas Shine at 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition
Nov 14 2017 1:00 PM
More than 80 students presented their business ideas at the ninth annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch on Friday, November 10. Held at the West Memorial Stadium Club Level Suites, the event hosted by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship provided the opportunity for high school and college students to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges in three minutes. » Full Article
Four Business Leaders to Speak at Executive Insights Panel, October 26
Four Business Leaders to Speak at Executive Insights Panel, October 26
Oct 18 2017 3:00 PM
Four business leaders will share their experiences at the College of Business Executive Insights panel Thursday, October 26, in the Nebraska Union Auditorium at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Hosted by the School of Accountancy and Department of Finance, the free event features the panel discussion and a question and answer session at 4 p.m. and is followed by a networking reception at 5 p.m. All university students and the public are invited to attend. » Full Article
Howard L. Hawks Hall Showcased at Nebraska Business Alumni Tailgate
Howard L. Hawks Hall Showcased at Nebraska Business Alumni Tailgate
Oct 10 2017 9:00 AM
Nebraska Business alumni from across the country flocked to Howard L. Hawks Hall on Saturday, September 23 for the first alumni tailgate in the new University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business building preceding the Nebraska vs. Rutgers football game. Many of the more than 200 in attendance entered the new facility for the first time. In addition to tailgate attendees, more than 60 additional guests showed up for an actuarial science alumni reunion held simultaneously with the tailgate. » Full Article
Partnership Summit Shines Light on College Growth
Partnership Summit Shines Light on College Growth
Oct 9 2017 10:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business hosted the fifth annual Partnership Summit on October 6, as over 150 advisory board members from around the nation met to provide insight and learn more about Howard L. Hawks Hall. Interim Dean Kathy Farrell highlighted the day with the State of the College Address, where she noted the significant role Nebraska Business continues to play at the University. » Full Article
Nearly 400 Business Students Receive Accolades
Nearly 400 Business Students Receive Accolades
Sep 22 2017 9:00 AM
Nearly 400 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students received special recognition and academic achievement awards at the College of Business Honors Ceremony on Sunday, September 17. Distributed by Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate curriculum and programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, 80 students received one of three awards including the William Gold Scholar Award, Clifford M. Hicks Scholar Award and James E. LeRossignol Scholar Award. Held for the first time in the fall semester and in Howard L. Hawks Hall, business students who received a total of more than $550,000 in scholarships, and seniors in the Clifton Strengths Institute Clifton Builders Program and student strength coaches were also honored. » Full Article
Whistleblower Panel Featured at State Farm Ethics Lecture
Whistleblower Panel Featured at State Farm Ethics Lecture
Sep 21 2017 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business renewed its tradition of championing business ethics with the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture held September 20 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The event featured a whistleblower panel moderated by Dana Gold of the Government Accountability Project (GAP). She credited Nebraska with being a leading player in the arena of business ethics in higher education. » Full Article
B-Week Highlighted By State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
B-Week Highlighted By State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
Sep 14 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business celebrates Business Week (B-Week), September 18-22, highlighted by the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 20. B-Week provides an opportunity for students, faculty, staff and alumni to join in a variety of business and social activities intended to both enhance student learning and strengthen community at the college. » Full Article
College of Business Continues Climb in <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>  Rankings
College of Business Continues Climb in U.S. News & World Report   Rankings
Sep 12 2017 6:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business climbed to No. 45 in the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings for undergraduate business programs. Up three spots from last year’s rankings, the increase continues an upward trend for the college over the past several years. » Full Article
Enrollment of First-Time Business Freshmen Climbs Again
Enrollment of First-Time Business Freshmen Climbs Again
Sep 8 2017 8:00 AM
Enrollment at the new College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln climbed to 4,462 students this fall. A 14.8 percent increase in first-time freshmen students – with 839 joining the college as of September – spurred the growth. In five years, first-time freshmen have increased by 29.5 percent. » Full Article
College of Business Huskers Shop Opens Opportunities for Students
College of Business Huskers Shop Opens Opportunities for Students
Sep 1 2017 9:00 AM
The new College of Business Huskers Shop opened its doors in Howard L. Hawks Hall and in doing so, started one of the most innovative business learning programs in the country. A joint effort with Nebraska Athletics, the College of Business and Fanatics, the Huskers Shop also includes a faculty advisor, a six-member student management board, students who work in the store and merchandise ranging from shirts and hats to the new plastic bags required in all Huskers athletic facilities to pom poms and fidget spinners. Though there are other stores on college campuses run by students, what makes the Huskers Shop stand out – besides the high-level partners involved – is that Fanatics also provides the business retail and financial data for professors and students to use and analyze in various business courses. » Full Article
Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska
Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska
Aug 18 2017 5:00 PM
With the snip of a ribbon, dignitaries from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln welcomed in a new era at the College of Business with the grand opening of the new Howard L. Hawks Hall building. More than 800 people attended the historic ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, August 18, 2017, which speakers proclaimed as a game-changing moment for future students of both the University and College. » Full Article
Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation
Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation
Aug 15 2017 9:00 AM
The last class of University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students to graduate and attend classes exclusively in the old College of Business Administration building received degrees at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, August 12, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The new Nebraska Business building officially opens its doors when classes begins for the fall 2017 semester, August 21. Graduating seniors displayed the Start Something spirit during their time at Nebraska which provides a common thread linking the old building to the new. » Full Article
College to Host "Open for Business" Event
College to Host "Open for Business" Event
Jul 26 2017 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will celebrate the opening of the new College of Business from 3 to 5 p.m. on Friday, August 18. Students, alumni, friends and more can attend the Open for Business: Ribbon Cutting and Back to School Bash by RSVPing at http://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Spring Dean’s List Announced
Spring Dean’s List Announced
Jun 29 2017 2:00 PM
More than 850 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The 773 undergraduates who received this honor maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The college also recognized 176 undergraduate students for achieving a 4.0 GPA. » Full Article
Students Explore Exports, Innovation in Chile
Students Explore Exports, Innovation in Chile
Jun 28 2017 1:00 PM
Twelve students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business ventured to the South American nation of Chile for the global immersion program, Chile: Business Hub of Latin America, May 14-June 4. They gained exposure to Chilean culture and its business environment through language lessons at Universidad de Chile in Santiago, guest speakers and visits to startups, multinational businesses and more. » Full Article
Global Immersion: Ann Pogrebitskiy Blog From Chile
Global Immersion: Ann Pogrebitskiy Blog From Chile
Jun 4 2017 10:00 AM
Ann Pogrebitskiy, a sophomore actuarial science and finance major from Denver, Colorado, is studying abroad May 14-June 4 in Santiago, Chile as part of the College of Business Global Immersion program Chile: Business Hub of Latin America. She and her classmates will interact with local Chilean university students and learn essential finance concepts during the three week trip. She looks forward to experiencing a different culture, increasing her global awareness, hearing new stories and checking an item off her college bucket list.  » Full Article
Curling Team, Actuarial Science Student Place Second at Nationals
Curling Team, Actuarial Science Student Place Second at Nationals
May 24 2017 8:00 AM
Junior Austin Rose, an actuarial science major from Broken Bow, Nebraska, helped the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Curling Club place second at the USA Curling Championship in Utica, New York, March 10-12. The accomplishment served as the highest national finish since the club began in 2007. » Full Article
Honors Academy Celebration Highlights Graduation Activities
Honors Academy Celebration Highlights Graduation Activities
May 8 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln granted more than 525 undergraduate and graduate business degrees during commencement exercises May 5-6. The college celebrated the graduation of the inaugural cohort of the College of Business Honors Academy with a special graduation event on May 5. The event concluded several prominent graduation activities for the College of Business including the MBA Graduation Luncheon, the School of Accountancy Graduation Celebration and the Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye, which took place at the Railyard in Lincoln’s Haymarket District. » Full Article
Target Case Competition Inspires Ingenuity
Target Case Competition Inspires Ingenuity
May 1 2017 1:00 PM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students competing in the Target Case Competition in April experienced first-hand the art of digital marketing related to the customer shopping experience in Target stores. Eight student teams pitched their business solutions to Target managers while competing for $2,000 in cash prizes. » Full Article
Farrell Presents Business Faculty, Staff Awards
Farrell Presents Business Faculty, Staff Awards
Apr 28 2017 8:00 AM
Ten faculty and staff members from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business received honors at the 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception on April 27. Dr. Kathy Farrell, interim dean, presented the awards at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. » Full Article
More Than 80 Students Receive Academic Achievement Awards
More Than 80 Students Receive Academic Achievement Awards
Apr 26 2017 2:00 PM
More than 80 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students received academic achievement awards at the College of Business Honors Ceremony on Sunday, April 23. Distributed by Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, the awards included the William Gold Scholarship Award, Clifford Hicks Honor Award, LeRossignol Award and Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key. » Full Article
Sales Certificates Awarded to 28 Students
Sales Certificates Awarded to 28 Students
Apr 19 2017 9:00 AM
Business students earning sales certificates through the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Certificate Program in Sales Excellence gathered at Misty’s Restaurant in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska, to be recognized for their accomplishment and enjoy lunch. In all, 28 students received certificates, including 11 who became the first group to earn advanced certificates in professional selling. » Full Article
Union Pacific Executives Lead Case Competition
Union Pacific Executives Lead Case Competition
Apr 17 2017 9:30 AM
Student teams at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration competed in the 2017 Union Pacific (UP) case competition, delivering presentations to UP executives to make recommendations on investing in the emerging sage grass market. Teams received the case summary at 8:30 a.m. and had until noon to consult with UP managers, build a business plan and create a power point presentation. During the afternoon the four teams presented their plans for a half-hour each to the executives. » Full Article
Top Business Leaders Honored at Dean's Advisory Board Luncheon
Top Business Leaders Honored at Dean's Advisory Board Luncheon
Apr 14 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business hosted the 33rd annual Advisory Board Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 14, at the Nebraska Champions Club. The awards honor the outstanding accomplishments of business leaders and corporations in the state of Nebraska and beyond. » Full Article
College of Business Says Goodbye to ‘Administration’
College of Business Says Goodbye to ‘Administration’
Apr 14 2017 7:00 AM
After 98 years, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration is dropping the administration.

Not its internal administration, of course – the word at the end of the college’s name. The Board of Regents approved changing the name to the College of Business on March 31.
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Honors Academy Students Compete at Leadership Challenge Event
Honors Academy Students Compete at Leadership Challenge Event
Apr 13 2017 9:00 AM
Ten students from the College of Business Administration Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln improved their group communication and problem solving skills at the Leadership Challenge Event at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas, March 2-3. The competition featured a live simulation where teams assumed roles within a fictional city, made decisions together and handled adverse situations throughout the day. » Full Article
Actuarial Society Presidents Give Joint Presentation to Students
Actuarial Society Presidents Give Joint Presentation to Students
Mar 8 2017 9:00 AM
Actuarial science students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln received a rare opportunity to hear from the presidents of both the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) at a special event at the Nebraska Union. SOA President Jeremy Brown and CAS President Nancy Braithwaite, both of New York City, spoke to two groups of actuarial science students and stressed the importance of life-long learning in order to be successful in the field. » Full Article
College of Business Updates Undergraduate Curriculum
College of Business Updates Undergraduate Curriculum
Feb 21 2017 3:30 PM
The faculty at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration recently approved changes to the undergraduate curriculum. Beginning in the fall of 2017, BSAD 150, Business Computer Applications will change to BSAD 50, and the Business Analytics/Information Analysis (SCMA 350) course will include an additional one-credit hour lab, SCMA 350L. BSAD 50 will provide more flexibility for students to complete the requirement in an online format, and SCMA 350/350L was updated to ensure students are best prepared for the demands of the business environment. » Full Article
Parents Association Recognizes 19 CBA Faculty, Staff
Parents Association Recognizes 19 CBA Faculty, Staff
Feb 13 2017 2:00 PM
The UNL Parents Association and UNL Teaching Council honored 19 College of Business Administration faculty and staff members during their annual recognition ceremony on February 3. Providing positive feedback to faculty and staff about the work they do with students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, the award provides recognition in areas often overlooked in the formal rewards system. » Full Article
McCain Helps High School Students Start Something
McCain Helps High School Students Start Something
Feb 10 2017 11:00 AM
Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) hosted the American Business Competition at the Nebraska Union, February 1, welcoming 400 high school Future Business Leaders of American (FBLA) to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Cody McCain, a sophomore accounting and agribusiness major with a minor in finance, served as co-director for the event which allows students from around the state to measure themselves against peers in a wide-range of business-oriented activities. » Full Article
Fall Dean’s List and Honor Roll Announced
Fall Dean’s List and Honor Roll Announced
Feb 9 2017 4:30 PM
More than 900 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Administration Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the fall semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The 901 undergraduates who received this honor maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The college also recognized 222 undergraduate students for achieving a 4.0 GPA. Twenty-one master of business administration students qualified for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours for the semester, and 58 students with a 4.0 GPA and six or more credit hours made the Honor Roll. » Full Article
Experiential Learning to Capture the Imagination of Students in New Building
Experiential Learning to Capture the Imagination of Students in New Building
Jan 9 2017 9:00 AM
Dr. Donde Plowman, executive vice chancellor and chief academic officer for academic affairs, describes the investment of $84 million in the new 240,000-square-foot University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration building as a game changer for the college. Now set to open in the summer of 2017, the experiential learning spaces and high-tech classrooms increase opportunities for students, faculty and alumni to maximize teaching and learning. » Full Article
Senior Sendoff Highlights Weekend of Graduation Activities
Senior Sendoff Highlights Weekend of Graduation Activities
Dec 19 2016 1:30 PM
Graduating students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business celebrated weekend commencement festivities with family and friends at the Senior Sendoff on December 16, at the Nebraska Champions Club. Despite icy conditions, more than 50 people attended the event aimed at giving graduates a chance to say goodbye to college. » Full Article
Plowman Named Executive Vice Chancellor, Chief Academic Officer
Plowman Named Executive Vice Chancellor, Chief Academic Officer
Dec 15 2016 8:15 AM
Ronnie Green, chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, announced Donde Plowman as executive vice chancellor and chief academic officer. Plowman, the James Jr. and Susan Stuart Dean of Nebraska’s College of Business Administration, will begin her new role at the university on Jan. 1. The appointment is pending Board of Regents approval. » Full Article
Rolle Discovers Academics and Community as His Nebraska Advantage
Rolle Discovers Academics and Community as His Nebraska Advantage
Dec 2 2016 11:00 AM
In high school, University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration senior actuarial science major Keric Rolle knew he was interested in becoming an actuary. A native of Nassau, Bahamas, he sought out a university with an international reputation of providing a solid business education at a great value. » Full Article
3-2-1 Quick Pitch Highlights Entrepreneurial Ingenuity at UNL
3-2-1 Quick Pitch Highlights Entrepreneurial Ingenuity at UNL
Nov 7 2016 3:30 PM
Winning participants in the 2016 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition shared $7,000 in prize money for their entrepreneurial ingenuity by delivering three-minute elevator pitches to panels of expert judges similar to the television show Shark Tank. The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship sponsored the event which took place in the Memorial Stadium skyboxes on Thursday, November 3. More than 100 competitors from Nebraska colleges and high schools participated. » Full Article
State Farm Ethics Speaker Frank Bucaro Discussed Key Issues in Business Ethics
State Farm Ethics Speaker Frank Bucaro Discussed Key Issues in Business Ethics
Nov 4 2016 4:00 PM
Frank Bucaro, a leading expert and advocate of the power of ethical leadership in business, presented “The Trust Puzzle: A Leader’s Guide to Ethics in Business,” to an audience of more than 1,200 November 3 as a part of the State Farm Ethics Lecture Series at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration. Bucaro spoke to the CBA community at the Lied Center for Performing Arts about the importance of ethics in business today regarding the moral spiral of making a decision and the consequences that come after. » Full Article
Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students
Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students
Oct 6 2016 1:30 PM
John Mackey, co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, spoke to more than 2,000 people at the Lied Center for Performing Arts as the inaugural speaker for the Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series sponsored by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and College of Law on Wednesday, October 3. Mackey, who authored the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book, “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” stressed the value of business to the audience, made up of a vast number of business students and members of the CBA community. » Full Article
CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods
CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods
Sep 19 2016 4:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and University of Nebraska College of Law host the inaugural Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series featuring John Mackey on Wednesday, October 5, 1:30-2:30 p.m., at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Mackey is co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, his supermarket chain became the first in the United States certified as an organic grocer. He authored the book “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” which appeared on best-selling lists for both the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. » Full Article
Business Week 2016 Brings Students Together to Learn and Have Fun
Business Week 2016 Brings Students Together to Learn and Have Fun
Sep 19 2016 8:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration celebrates Business Week (B-Week) 2016 from September 19-22. The event represents a long tradition of galvanizing business students around various activities throughout the week to enhance their academic lives, future careers and social opportunities.
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More Than 200 Board Members Convene for CBA Partnership Summit
More Than 200 Board Members Convene for CBA Partnership Summit
Sep 17 2016 5:00 PM
The largest-ever College of Business Administration Partnership Summit at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln saw more than 200 members from 14 of the 15 advisory boards gather for meetings throughout campus, a luncheon at the Nebraska Champions Club and tours of the new CBA building. The luncheon featured Dean Donde Plowman’s State of the College Address, as well a keynote address from UNL Chancellor Ronnie Green. » Full Article
College of Business Administration Jumps 13 Spots in <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em> Rankings
College of Business Administration Jumps 13 Spots in U.S. News & World Report  Rankings
Sep 13 2016 8:45 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has jumped 13 spots and into the Top 50 of undergraduate business schools in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings. » Full Article
Back to School Bash Held for Last Time at Current CBA Building
Back to School Bash Held for Last Time at Current CBA Building
Aug 25 2016 2:00 PM
The first of a year full of lasts happened when the College of Business Administration hosted the Back to School Bash at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. With CBA moving into a new building next fall, the celebration marked the final kickoff to the school year on the west side of the current CBA building.
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New Graduates Prepare to Start Something
New Graduates Prepare to Start Something
Aug 16 2016 9:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 135 seniors, master and doctoral students Saturday, August 15, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Four of the graduates looked back at their time at CBA and forward to how they will Start Something after graduation.
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Back to School Bash to Kick Off Final Year in Current CBA Building
Back to School Bash to Kick Off Final Year in Current CBA Building
Jul 12 2016 9:00 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln celebrates a new school year with the Fourth Annual Back to School Bash on Friday, August 19 from 2-5 p.m., on the west side of the CBA building. New and returning CBA students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty, staff and administrators are invited to network with the CBA community while enjoying free food, live music, prizes and more. RSVP by Wednesday, August 17 at http://cba.unl.edu/bash.
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More than 800 Business Students Named to Spring Dean’s List and Honor Roll
More than 800 Business Students Named to Spring Dean’s List and Honor Roll
Jun 24 2016 10:00 AM
More than 800 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Administration Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the spring semester » Full Article
Senior Sendoff Honors Graduates
Senior Sendoff Honors Graduates
May 10 2016 9:30 AM
A new event helped kick off Commencement festivities at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as more than 300 people attended the inaugural College of Business Administration Senior Sendoff Friday, May 6, at The Railyard in Lincoln’s Haymarket District. The college’s graduating seniors, along with their families and friends, and faculty and staff, were invited to the event to celebrate the graduates.
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CBA Marks Halfway Point of Construction with Celebration
CBA Marks Halfway Point of Construction with Celebration
May 9 2016 3:00 PM
Faculty and staff from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration recognized the halfway mark of new building construction with a “Celebrating 400 Days of Construction” picnic on the East Memorial Stadium Plaza. » Full Article
More Than 500 Students Receive Business Degrees
More Than 500 Students Receive Business Degrees
May 7 2016 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated more than 500 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7, in ceremonies at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Three undergraduates and one graduate student shared their experiences at CBA and how they plan to Start Something after graduation. » Full Article
UNL Students Capture Over 40 Awards at PBL State Conference
UNL Students Capture Over 40 Awards at PBL State Conference
May 2 2016 3:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln chapter of Phi Beta Lambda won more than 40 awards while competing at the Nebraska PBL State Leadership Conference in Kearney, Nebraska, April 1-2. Students who placed at the state conference qualified for the National PBL conference in Atlanta later this summer. At the national competition, students compete in business and technology events, attend leadership workshops and network with students and businesses from across the country. » Full Article
Undergraduate Business Students Recognized for Academic Achievement
Undergraduate Business Students Recognized for Academic Achievement
Apr 29 2016 4:30 PM
More than 75 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students received awards for academic achievement at the 2016 CBA Honors Ceremony on Sunday, April 24. Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, distributed the awards, including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys.
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Students Explore Professional Opportunities in Washington D.C.
Students Explore Professional Opportunities in Washington D.C.
Apr 26 2016 11:30 AM
Students in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration connected with professionals in a variety of local, national and international companies in Washington D.C. Career Services at CBA led a group of 10 students to a series of company tours, meetings with successful alumni and a panel discussion regarding finding employment after graduation and life in Washington D.C.
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Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated
Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated
Apr 18 2016 10:30 AM
Friday marked a major milestone in the construction of the new College of Business Administration building at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as a Topping Off Steel Ceremony took place at the construction site at 14th and Vine streets. A topping off event is a building construction tradition that occurs when the last beam is placed atop a structure.
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More than 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
More than 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Feb 15 2016 8:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced 815 College of Business Administration students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 fall semester. To receive this honor, students must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. Master of business administration students qualify for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours. » Full Article
UNL Parents Association Honors 17 CBA Faculty, Staff
UNL Parents Association Honors 17 CBA Faculty, Staff
Feb 12 2016 9:30 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln had 17 faculty and staff members recognized by the UNL Teaching Council and UNL Parents Association for their outstanding contributions to students. The award honors those faculty and staff members who have made significant differences in the lives of their students.
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Connections Lead Students to the Big Apple
Connections Lead Students to the Big Apple
Jan 5 2016 11:30 AM
Drew Nelson and Alex Kindopp took advantage of resources available to them in CBA to land top financial internships last summer in New York City. As roommates, they both discovered a passion for finance that would not have happened without the help of CBA faculty, staff and alumni. » Full Article
Agrawals Reunited in Nebraska
Agrawals Reunited in Nebraska
Dec 31 2015 8:00 AM
The journey from Pune, India to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln became a family affair for senior actuarial science major Aakriti Agrawal. Her parents, Arvind and Sushma, moved to Lincoln in the fall of 2013, so her dad could pursue a doctorate in marketing at CBA.

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Graduating Seniors Start Something at CBA
Graduating Seniors Start Something at CBA
Dec 16 2015 3:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 238 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, December 18 and Saturday, December 19 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena ceremonies. Four of the graduates talked about their experiences at CBA and how they plan to Start Something in business. » Full Article
Seniors Use CBA Experiences in the Job Market
Seniors Use CBA Experiences in the Job Market
Aug 15 2015 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 118 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Saturday, August 15 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Two August graduates reminisce about how their CBA experiences prepared them to Start Something in the business world. » Full Article
Actuarial Science’s Centers of Actuarial Excellence Designation Renewed
Actuarial Science’s Centers of Actuarial Excellence Designation Renewed
Jul 15 2015 4:00 PM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Actuarial Science program in the College of Business Administration was again designated as one of 16 Centers of Actuarial Excellence (CAE) in the U.S. by the Society of Actuaries through December 31, 2020. In order to earn this distinction, the actuarial science program excels in eight specific requirements related to degree, curriculum, graduate count, faculty composition, graduate quality, appropriate integration, connection to industry and research/scholarship. » Full Article
South Sioux City Industry Tour Expands View for Actuarial Science Students
South Sioux City Industry Tour Expands View for Actuarial Science Students
May 21 2015 11:00 AM
Actuarial science students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln made up the majority of 35 UNL students on a trip to South Sioux City, Nebraska, last semester which was inspired by an earlier visit from Chancellor Harvey Perlman. Students had the opportunity to meet with potential employers and tour the greater South Sioux City area. » Full Article
UNL Actuarial Science Club hosts Drake Exchange
UNL Actuarial Science Club hosts Drake Exchange
May 14 2015 8:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln actuarial science club hosted the 2015 Drake Exchange, which brought together students from Drake University and UNL for discussions and presentations on success in the actuarial field. » Full Article
CBA Senior Graduates Prepared to Start Something
CBA Senior Graduates Prepared to Start Something
May 9 2015 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 445 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Five May graduates share their CBA experience and how they are prepared to Start Something in the business world. » Full Article
Undergraduate Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Undergraduate Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Apr 16 2015 3:00 PM
More than 125 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students were honored at the 2015 CBA Honors Ceremony held Sunday, April 12. Eighty students received CBA awards for academic achievement including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys. » Full Article
UNL Parents Association Honors 14 CBA Faculty, Staff
UNL Parents Association Honors 14 CBA Faculty, Staff
Mar 17 2015 9:30 AM
The UNL College of Business Administration had 14 faculty and staff members honored by the UNL Teaching Council and UNL Parents Association at an annual recognition ceremony in January. Certificates of recognition for contributions to students were given during the ceremony. The awards provide positive feedback to campus faculty and staff about the work they do with students.
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CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
Mar 5 2015 10:00 AM
Construction of UNL's new College of Business Administration Building launched with a ceremonial turning of dirt on March 4.

An estimated 350 attended the groundbreaking ceremony, which was held inside the Kauffman Academic Residential Center and near the site of the new building at 14th and Vine streets. » Full Article
Accounting and Finance Students Gain Executive Insight
Accounting and Finance Students Gain Executive Insight
Feb 6 2015 9:30 AM
More than 130 students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration learned from leaders in accounting, finance and business at An Evening of Executive Insights on Feb. 5 at Memorial Stadium. The event featured a series of three panel sessions and a networking reception with alumni, CBA advisory board members and business partners. » Full Article
Nearly 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Nearly 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Jan 29 2015 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced 798 College of Business Administration students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2014 fall semester. To be included, students must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. Master of business administration students qualify for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours.
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Graduating Seniors Prepared to Start Something
Graduating Seniors Prepared to Start Something
Dec 18 2014 10:30 AM
Commencement ceremonies for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will be held on Friday, December 19 and Saturday, December 20 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. The College of Business Administration graduated 384 seniors, masters and doctoral students. Four December graduates reflect on their CBA experience and how they are ready to Start Something in business.   » Full Article
Martin Named CBA Master
Martin Named CBA Master
Dec 4 2014 11:30 AM
JoAnn Martin ’75, president and CEO of Ameritas Mutual Holding Company and chair, president and CEO of Ameritas Life in Lincoln, was named the 2014 College of Business Administration Master. Martin shared her insight from managing a major insurance and financial services company with CBA students and faculty, the CBA Honors Academy and student organizations during the 50th Annual Alumni Masters Week, Nov. 19-21.
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Retired Marine Colonel Stresses Integrity at State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
Retired Marine Colonel Stresses Integrity at State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
Nov 5 2014 3:30 PM
More than 2,000 College of Business Administration students attended the fall State Farm Ethics Lecture Series to hear Col. Arthur J. Athens, U.S. Marine Corps speak about the importance of integrity in one’s life at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Athens, director of the Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership, told students he puts a premium on people who maintain a consistent self in all situations. » Full Article
Partnership Summit Welcomes Nearly 200 Board Members to CBA
Partnership Summit Welcomes Nearly 200 Board Members to CBA
Sep 24 2014 4:30 PM
A record number of nearly 200 advisory board members met at the UNL College of Business Administration on Friday, September 19, for the 2014 Partnership Summit and Advisory Board meetings. Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business Administration, gave the State of the College address at the Grand Manse in downtown Lincoln where she emphasized the positive trajectories happening at CBA including business major enrollments approaching 3,900, business minors totaling about 1,500 and 35 new faculty hired in the last four years. » Full Article
CBA Climbed 21 Spots in Latest U.S. News Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings
CBA Climbed 21 Spots in Latest U.S. News Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings
Sep 10 2014 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration jumped 21 spots to No. 51 in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of undergraduate business programs. There were 429 schools listed in the latest rankings based on an assessment survey conducted in the spring of 2014. U.S. News surveyed deans and senior faculty at each undergraduate business program accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and asked them to rate the overall quality of the undergraduate business program at each university. » Full Article
Graduating Seniors Reflect on CBA Experience
Graduating Seniors Reflect on CBA Experience
Aug 16 2014 1:30 PM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 135 seniors, masters and doctoral students at the commencement ceremony on Saturday, August 16 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Two August graduates who are ready to Start Something in the business world shared how their CBA experience gave them an advantage in the work force » Full Article
Faculty and Staff Recognized for Excellence
Faculty and Staff Recognized for Excellence
May 15 2014 9:00 AM
The 2014 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception for the College of Business Administration was held May 1 at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. Dr. Donde Plowman, the James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean, presented the awards to the 10 award recipients and recognized five retiring faculty. » Full Article
Big Potential: Sara Benning
Big Potential: Sara Benning
May 13 2014 3:00 PM
Sara Benning
When Sara Benning visited University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration to learn more about the actuarial science program, she was inspired to move from Brookfield, Wisconsin, to Lincoln, Nebraska, and pursue her college degree. Four years later, she is graduating and plans to take the inspiration she cultivated in college to Denver, Colo., as she starts her actuary career at Cigna, a health insurance company.
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Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students
Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students
May 10 2014 11:00 AM
Graduating seniors, masters and doctoral students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration received their diplomas Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10 at commencement exercises at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Before the graduates begin their next chapter in new careers or furthering their education, some took time to share advice with current students looking to Start Something.
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Undergraduate Business Students Recognized at CBA Honors Ceremony
Undergraduate Business Students Recognized at CBA Honors Ceremony
Apr 17 2014 8:30 AM
Nearly 100 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students were honored at the 2014 CBA Honors Ceremony held on Sunday, April 13. Forty-five students received CBA awards for academic achievement including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys. » Full Article
Dean's List Announced for 2013 Fall Semester
Dean's List Announced for 2013 Fall Semester
Feb 20 2014 1:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced the 786 College of Business Administration students named to the Dean’s List for the 2013 fall semester. To be included, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.6 or higher for the semester. » Full Article
CBA Students Learn Importance of Followership at Leadership Conference
CBA Students Learn Importance of Followership at Leadership Conference
Feb 6 2014 10:00 AM
Three business students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration learned the importance of followership at the 2014 United States Naval Academy Leadership Conference. Now they will carry the message to students in Nebraska to show how followership and leadership go hand-in-hand. » Full Article
Sarah Cast Explored Her Career Potential Through an Internship in Chicago
Sarah Cast Explored Her Career Potential Through an Internship in Chicago
Sep 18 2013 3:00 PM
Sarah Cast came to the University of NebraskaLincoln College of Business Administration from the small town of Princeton, Mo., which boasts a population of 1,166. In just a few years she has made a big transition – working in the Chicago area this past summer on an internship at Allstate Insurance Company. The internship experience has helped Cast start building a successful career while still in college. » Full Article
More than 650 Celebrate 100th Anniversary of CBA at Back to School Bash
More than 650 Celebrate 100th Anniversary of CBA at Back to School Bash
Aug 30 2013 10:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration celebrated 100 years of educating business leaders on Friday, Aug. 23 with a back to school bash. More than 650 College of Business Administration students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni and business partners attended the celebration. Earlier in the week, Governor Dave Heineman proclaimed the day as the 100th Anniversary of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Actuarial Science Student Emily Phillips Featured by ValuePenguin
Actuarial Science Student Emily Phillips Featured by ValuePenguin
Jun 28 2013 1:00 PM
Emily Phillips, a senior actuarial science major from Overland Park, Kan., was featured in a story on the ValuePenguin website. ValuePenguin is a data analysis company that provides statistical insights for insurance, financial and legal matters. » Full Article
Student Impact Awards Recognize Faculty and Student Excellence
Student Impact Awards Recognize Faculty and Student Excellence
Apr 23 2013 4:00 PM
A College of Business Administration student, Mark Carney, received the President of the Year Award at the Student Impact Awards banquet April 9 in the Nebraska Union. Warren Luckner, David P. Hayes Memorial Chair in Actuarial Science, was honored as the Adviser of the Year. » Full Article
Business Students Set Example By Competing in Ethics Bowl
Mar 6 2013 11:00 AM
Students at CBA continue to lead by example when it comes to practicing the ethics principles taught at the college. CBA students Aakriti Agrawal and Karanbir Hundal both competed as part of UNL’s Ethics Bowl team in Boulder, Colo. » Full Article
Actuarial Science Program Renewed as Center of Actuarial Excellence
Feb 14 2013 11:45 AM
The UNL Actuarial Science program has been renewed as a Center of Actuarial Excellence (CAE) by the Society of Actuaries’ Centers of Actuarial Excellence Evaluation Committee. The designation is given to programs that excel in eight criteria of qualitative and quantitative categories. » Full Article
Business Students Attend U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference
Jan 24 2013 8:00 AM
Each year CBA sends a select group of students to the U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference in Annapolis, Md. The goal of the conference is to bring together the best minds in the practice and study of leadership to exchange ideas and experiences among both military and civilian students. » Full Article
Nebraska Regents Approve Plans for New College of Business Administration Building
Nebraska Regents Approve Plans for New College of Business Administration Building
Sep 14 2012 1:30 PM
The Nebraska Board of Regents approved plans for a new $84 million College of Business Administration building, making way for one of the most significant events in the history of the college, and largest academic building project in recent history at UNL. » Full Article
Summer 2012 Graduation Ceremony Honors 125 Business Students
Aug 13 2012 4:30 PM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 125 students following the summer 2012 semester. The commencement exercises were held Aug. 10 and 11 in separate ceremonies for undergraduate and graduate students at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. » Full Article
Transferring to UNL to Study Actuarial Science is the Perfect Fit for Derek Wallman
Jul 13 2012 9:35 AM
Derek Wallman transferred to UNL when he realized that the actuarial science program at the College of Business Administration was really his best option for long term happiness and success. He has begun taking classes this summer and is finding it to be the perfect fit. » Full Article
Emily Phillips Learns Professional Side of Actuarial Science on Summer Internship
Jul 6 2012 1:00 PM
Emily Phillips, a junior actuarial science major at CBA, is spending the summer exploring future career options by interning at Lincoln Financial Group in Omaha, Neb. Phillips chose the internship even in the face of other tempting offers. » Full Article
Ameritas Actuarial Faculty Fellowship Fund Established
May 30 2012 2:14 PM
The actuarial science program at the UNL College of Business Administration has been given a $500,000 gift from Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. of Lincoln to support outstanding actuarial science faculty members. » Full Article
Annual Drake Exchange Broadens Boundaries for UNL Actuarial Science Students
Mar 20 2012 8:40 AM
The UNL-Drake Exchange is an annual event that lets students from the two school's actuarial science programs share social and educational experiences in a fun and relaxed environment. This year it was Drake's turn to host the students as the UNL contingent visited their counterparts in Des Moines, Iowa. » Full Article

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