Skip to main content
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Search

Business News

School of Accountancy News

Marketing News

Actuarial Science News

Agribusiness News

Alumni News

BBR News

BBR Reports

Business Ethics News

Business Learning Community News

Business Minors News

Business Career Center News

Center for Sales Excellence News

Clifton Strengths Institute News

Current Students News

DREAMBIG Academy News

Economics News

Center for Entrepreneurship News

Faculty News

Finance News

Graduate Students News

Honors Academy News

International Business News

MAIAA News

Management News

MBA News

Nebraska Council on Econ Ed News

Ph.D. News

Pre-College News

Research News

Strive to Thrive News

Supply Chain Management News

Transfer Students News

Business News

Search News

Enter your search text separated by ,

Back to School Bash Connects Nebraska Business Community
Back to School Bash Connects Nebraska Business Community
Jul 22 2021 9:00 AM
The College of Business community at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln gathers to welcome new and returning students to campus with the annual Back to School Bash on Friday, August 27, 3-4:30 p.m. Sponsored by Sandhills Global, the in-person event in Henrickson Family Atrium, connects students, faculty, staff, alumni and business partners. RSVP or learn more at https://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Christensen Takes Analytics Skills to Next Level
Christensen Takes Analytics Skills to Next Level
Jul 15 2021 9:00 AM

After graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln with a degree in mathematics, Casey Christensen, ’17 & ’21, wanted to expand her analytical skills and advance her career. Four promotions later, she knew she made the right decision enrolling in the business analytics graduate certificate program at the College of Business.

» Full Article
Nebraska Collaborates on Name, Image and Likeness Program for Student-Athletes
Nebraska Collaborates on Name, Image and Likeness Program for Student-Athletes
Jul 13 2021 9:00 AM
When Nebraska Athletics introduced #NILbraska, a University of Nebraska–Lincoln three-part initiative to prepare student-athletes to maximize the Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) legislation, they did so by utilizing teamwork. Recruited to provide Accelerate, the College of Business developed the program to assist more than 650 student-athletes identify, strengthen and activate their NIL potential. » Full Article
Achievements for July 2021
Achievements for July 2021
Jul 2 2021 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
Harrison Lloyd Builds Community For LGBTQ+ Huskers
Harrison Lloyd Builds Community For LGBTQ+ Huskers
Jun 30 2021 9:00 AM
For Pride Month, we’re featuring students who are making an impact on campus and beyond. This week, meet Harrison Lloyd, an international business, economics and accounting major from Pflugerville, Texas. As the president of Pride in Business and through his other involvements, Harrison is creating inclusive spaces on campus. » Full Article
Further Acceleration in State Economy
Further Acceleration in State Economy
Jun 30 2021 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator increased rapidly in May, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The leading indicator rose by 2.33%, marking the eighth consecutive monthly increase. » Full Article
Brukman and Rustad Named Poets&Quants' Online Best & Brightest MBAs
Brukman and Rustad Named Poets&Quants' Online Best & Brightest MBAs
Jun 29 2021 9:00 AM
Galina Brukman, ’21, and Jessica Rustad, ’05 & ’21, recently represented the University of Nebraska MBA@Nebraska program when chosen as Poets&Quants Online Best & Brightest MBAs. Selected for their strong academic performance, critical and consistent contributions, striking personal narratives and innate potential, the graduates shared about their experiences while in the fully online program. » Full Article
Knitting’s Resurgence Reflects Women’s Desire to Confront Inequality
Knitting’s Resurgence Reflects Women’s Desire to Confront Inequality
Jun 24 2021 9:00 AM
Nebraska’s Andre F. Maciel was intrigued when he chanced upon a knitters’ group in Tucson, Arizona, in 2011, during his doctoral program. Now a professor of marketing at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Maciel wondered why people in Tucson, of all places, would devote uncounted leisure hours to creating shawls, scarves and sweaters. » Full Article
Meet a Husker: Taylor Jarvis
Meet a Husker: Taylor Jarvis
Jun 23 2021 9:00 AM
For Pride Month, we’re featuring students who are making an impact on campus and beyond. This week, meet Taylor Jarvis, an accounting major with minors in economics and political science from Lincoln, Nebraska. As the ASUN Internal Vice President, she’s using her leadership position to advocate for others. » Full Article
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes More Than 1,400
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes More Than 1,400
Jun 21 2021 9:00 AM
More than 1,400 College of Business students earned a place on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Dean’s List for the spring semester. They leveraged their strengths and dedicated themselves to academics to achieve the honor. » Full Article
Schmidt Retires from the College of Business
Schmidt Retires from the College of Business
Jun 17 2021 9:00 AM
Dr. James R. Schmidt, James W. & Helen A. Hanson Professor of Economics, arrived at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in 1977 ready to advance the Department of Economics in quantitative fields. His teaching and research at Nebraska influenced many throughout his 44 years at the College of Business and helped pave the way for distance learning practices. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Honors Academy Selects Class of 2025
Nebraska Business Honors Academy Selects Class of 2025
Jun 15 2021 9:00 AM
Forty incoming first-year students accepted invitations to join the Nebraska Business Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln this fall. This group will be the ninth cohort to join the Nebraska Business Honors Academy since its founding year in 2013. » Full Article
Head Start, the Public Preschool Program, More Than Pays for Itself
Head Start, the Public Preschool Program, More Than Pays for Itself
Jun 10 2021 9:00 AM
Early education from Head Start, a federally funded preschool program for disadvantaged kids, greatly improves the likelihood they obtain financial self-sufficiency in adulthood, according to an unusually large study of its long-term effects. » Full Article
Hiring Dark Personalities Often Intentional
Hiring Dark Personalities Often Intentional
Jun 8 2021 9:00 AM
Propensity for unethical behavior may be a desirable trait for accounting executives or even the reason the company hired them in the first place. Dr. Ling Harris, assistant professor of accountancy at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business, examined the role dark personality traits play in the accounting executive hiring process. » Full Article
Achievements for June 2021
Achievements for June 2021
Jun 4 2021 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
Building a Sense of Belonging Through National Association of Black Accountants
Building a Sense of Belonging Through National Association of Black Accountants
Jun 1 2021 9:00 AM
Donald Neal Jr., ’03, arrived at the College of Business from Rochester, New York, ready to focus on accounting and shine on the Husker track team. Twenty years later, he combines his competitive spirit and accounting knowledge to lead the way, creating pathways for others to follow his footsteps. » Full Article
The Economic Recovery Accelerates
The Economic Recovery Accelerates
May 26 2021 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose sharply during April, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Dedication Leads Nicole Sum to Ultimate Success
Dedication Leads Nicole Sum to Ultimate Success
May 25 2021 9:00 AM
No matter the situation, Nicole Sum, ’21, always gives it her all, whether in the classroom at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business or on the field as a professional Ultimate Frisbee player. Her competitive drive challenged her to work hard, but it was learning from her failures that pushed her to new heights at Nebraska. » Full Article
Nguyen Helps Students Embrace Heritage, Acts as a Catalyst for Change
Nguyen Helps Students Embrace Heritage, Acts as a Catalyst for Change
May 20 2021 10:00 AM
In celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month, Nebraska Today talked with Chau Nguyen, '21, who earned her degree in accounting this May. Through her leadership on campus and through the Asian Student Union, she helped students embrace their cultural identity and acted as a catalyst for change. » Full Article
Burdic Receives Award from NU Board of Regents
Burdic Receives Award from NU Board of Regents
May 18 2021 9:00 AM
Jeff Burdic, ’75, assistant director of Business Advising and Student Engagement (BASE) at the College of Business, received his second Kudos Award from the University of Nebraska Board of Regents. The university's top staff award, the honor recognizes his professional expertise, service and “superior dedication” to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. » Full Article
Achievements for May 2021
Achievements for May 2021
May 14 2021 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
Zhou Leading Charge Against Anti-Asian Racism
Zhou Leading Charge Against Anti-Asian Racism
May 13 2021 9:00 AM
In celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month, Nebraska Today talked with Tamayo Zhou, '19, who earned his degree in finance and currently pursues his master's degree in educational administration with a student affairs administration specialization. » Full Article
Honoring Excellence in Teaching, Research and Service
Honoring Excellence in Teaching, Research and Service
May 11 2021 9:00 AM
Nine faculty, staff and Ph.D. students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business received recognition for their efforts during the 2020-21 academic year challenging themselves to drive discovery, create opportunity and empower students to lead the future of business. » Full Article
Connie Rath Awarded Honorary Doctorate
Connie Rath Awarded Honorary Doctorate
May 10 2021 9:00 AM
Building a career around studying the success of individuals in their jobs and environments, Dr. Connie Rath, ’70 & ’71, received an honorary Doctor of Commerce at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln morning Commencement, May 8. As president of the Clifton Foundation, Rath helped establish and build the Clifton Strengths Institute (CSI) at Nebraska. » Full Article
Nebraska Students Celebrate at In-Person Commencement
Nebraska Students Celebrate at In-Person Commencement
May 7 2021 9:00 AM
With the last 16 months redefining the phrase Husker Power, more than 3,500 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students prepare to graduate during the first in-person commencement since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the College of Business doctoral and master’s ceremony is planned at Pinnacle Bank Arena, May 7 at 4 p.m., the business undergraduates celebrate for the first time at Memorial Stadium on Tom Osborne Field, May 8 at 10 a.m., weather permitting. » Full Article
Research Directs Schneider to Future Path
Research Directs Schneider to Future Path
May 5 2021 9:00 AM
Michael Schneider used his problem-solving skills to excel as a Bureau of Business Research Scholar at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Graduating this May, he embraced change and discovered how a different major allowed him to impact the future of business research. » Full Article
Bogus ‘living the dream’ as he prepares for graduation, Microsoft gig
Bogus ‘living the dream’ as he prepares for graduation, Microsoft gig
May 4 2021 9:00 AM
Four years ago, Luke Bogus came to Nebraska U and its Raikes School of Computer Science and Management having not written a single line of code. In five days, he’ll graduate as an entrepreneur (having helped create Brim, a mobile ordering app for small businesses); a highly-involved undergrad who stepped up to be a leader in the Cornhusker Marching Band, his fraternity and other organizations; and, through internship experiences, a soon-to-be Microsoft employee. » Full Article
Students Support Well-Being Through Coaching
Students Support Well-Being Through Coaching
May 3 2021 9:00 AM
A Nebraska Business Honors Academy student and supply chain management major, Peyton Walker utilized her personal journey with student wellness to pitch a new program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. As she prepares for life after graduation, she leaves a legacy of helping Huskers enjoy a happier and healthier university experience. » Full Article
Hanna Earns Third Degree from Nebraska Business
Hanna Earns Third Degree from Nebraska Business
Apr 29 2021 9:00 AM
Commonly seen adorning a Dave Matthews Band hat on top of his long grey hair, Andrew Hanna, ’09 & ’16, never pretended to be anything other than himself while attending the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. Whether doing research, teaching or graduating with a Ph.D. in management, Hanna accomplishes it the only way he knows how – by just being Andrew. » Full Article
Rising Business Confidence and Airport Activity
Rising Business Confidence and Airport Activity
Apr 28 2021 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during March 2021, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Rising by 1.49%, it marked a sixth consecutive monthly increase. » Full Article
Business Students Award $10,000 in Nonprofit Grants
Business Students Award $10,000 in Nonprofit Grants
Apr 27 2021 9:00 AM
Students in the Leading People and Projects (MNGT 411) course at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business earn hands-on experience working in the philanthropy world. Known as Strive to Thrive Lincoln, the course celebrated its 10th iteration during an online ceremony where students awarded $10,000 in grants split between two nonprofits of their choice. » Full Article
Strive to Thrive Student Blog - Spring 2021
Strive to Thrive Student Blog - Spring 2021
Apr 26 2021 9:00 AM
With the Spring 2021 semester underway, Leading People & Projects (MNGT 411) is back to work helping nonprofits in the Lincoln community. Better known as "Strive to Thrive Lincoln," University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students work together in the course to allocate two $5,000 grants to two local nonprofits helping to serve others in the Lincoln community. Funds are made possible through a donation by Rhonda Seacrest and a partnership with the College of Business. The course perfectly blends business topics, service and philanthropy to create a one-of-a-kind experience for students. » Full Article
Alumni Receive Nebraska Business Awards
Alumni Receive Nebraska Business Awards
Apr 23 2021 1:30 PM
Dr. Kathy Farrell, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean, and Lisa Smith, ’90, senior vice president with D.A. Davidson and Company and chair of the Dean’s Advisory Board, hosted the 36th annual College of Business Advisory Board Awards virtually in April. Those recognized at the event included Allan Noddle ’62, food industry veteran; Mike Dunlap, ’86 & ’88, executive chairman at Nelnet; Jack O’Holleran, ’05, Skale co-founder and CEO; and Kiewit, one of the largest construction companies in North America. » Full Article
Four Students Win Inaugural Sales Competition
Four Students Win Inaugural Sales Competition
Apr 22 2021 9:00 AM
The Center for Sales Excellence at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business awarded $2,000 in scholarships to four students during the inaugural Virtual Role-Play Competition. The competition gave students real-world sales experience where they created a pitch persuading volunteer judges to join the center as a corporate partner. » Full Article
Student Entrepreneurs Win Big at New Venture
Student Entrepreneurs Win Big at New Venture
Apr 20 2021 9:00 AM
The Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business awarded $70,000 in cash prizes to student entrepreneurs during the New Venture Competition. The annual business pitch competition helps students think through their entrepreneurial goals and celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit at Nebraska. » Full Article
Nebraska Will Continue to Recover from Pandemic, Forecast Shows
Nebraska Will Continue to Recover from Pandemic, Forecast Shows
Apr 16 2021 3:00 AM
During 2021 and early 2022, the Nebraska economy will continue to recoup the economic losses from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the new three-year forecast from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Bureau of Business Research and the Nebraska Business Forecast Council. » Full Article
Nunnally Pursues MBA@Nebraska to Maximize Service in Nepal
Nunnally Pursues MBA@Nebraska to Maximize Service in Nepal
Apr 14 2021 9:00 AM
Allen Nunnally needed additional business skills to be of maximum service in his career helping the people of Nepal. He joined forces with faculty and fellow students in the MBA@Nebraska program to advance his leadership, organizational and cultural awareness for his job at MountainChild, where he serves as country director in Kathmandu, Nepal. » Full Article
Accounting Improv Course Bolsters Students’ Communication Skills
Accounting Improv Course Bolsters Students’ Communication Skills
Apr 13 2021 9:00 AM
Research and Communication in Accounting (ACCT 455), a new course, merges the worlds of business and theater with the goal of preparing future accountants to adapt to an ever-changing industry. Ultimately, it prepares students to communicate effectively in the workplace during even the most unpredictable situations. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Retains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation
Nebraska Business Retains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation
Apr 7 2021 6:00 PM
The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln earned reaccreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) for an additional five-year period. One of the 17 AACSB charter members in 1916, Nebraska builds upon its more than 100-year history as a leading business school with this reaccreditation. Only 5% of all business schools globally receive the designation, a worldwide marker of quality in business education. » Full Article
Book Labs Challenge Honors Academy Students
Book Labs Challenge Honors Academy Students
Apr 6 2021 9:00 AM
American educator Charles William Eliot believed books provide patient teachers, and accessible and wise counsel. Nebraska Business Honors Academy students benefit annually from both when University of Nebraska–Lincoln and community volunteers lead group discussions on selected books. » Full Article
Employee Financial Wellness Program Set to Launch
Employee Financial Wellness Program Set to Launch
Apr 5 2021 11:59 AM
Through a partnership between the Nebraska State Treasurer’s office and the Nebraska Council on Economic Education (NCEE), a new employee financial wellness program, launching Tuesday, April 6, will assist Nebraska employees in planning their fiscal future. » Full Article
Achievements for April 2021
Achievements for April 2021
Apr 2 2021 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
Nebraska Indicator: Economic Growth to Continue through the Summer
Nebraska Indicator: Economic Growth to Continue through the Summer
Apr 1 2021 9:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during February 2021, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Students Experience Crash Course on Startups
Students Experience Crash Course on Startups
Mar 31 2021 9:00 AM
Students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business turned ideas into action running their own businesses through a weeklong startup simulation called The Crash Course. Undergraduates involved in the Clifton Strengths Organization (CSO), a recognized student organization, gained the hands-on learning experience of operating a startup and ended with a profit of more than $2,000. » Full Article
Coffee Industry Brews New Ideas for Business Students in Costa Rica
Coffee Industry Brews New Ideas for Business Students in Costa Rica
Mar 25 2021 9:00 AM
Though exotic locations play a role in capturing the imagination of international business students, the true value in a Business Abroad program happens through experiential projects designed to enlighten students on global industries. Last winter, 10 International Business Distinguished Scholar students traveled to Costa Rica to immerse themselves in the coffee industry with the support and mentorship of alumni. » Full Article
Smith Creates Design to Help Save Lives
Smith Creates Design to Help Save Lives
Mar 23 2021 9:00 AM
After working in the Big Red Resilience & Well-Being office, Kate Smith, senior graphic design major, learned that sometimes all it takes is one conversation to prevent a suicide and save a life. She applied her knowledge and artistic talents to create a display and spread the message across the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus – starting at the College of Business. » Full Article
MBA@Nebraska Named Best Value Program in U.S. by Financial Times
MBA@Nebraska Named Best Value Program in U.S. by Financial Times
Mar 22 2021 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Master of Business Administration program – known as the MBA@Nebraska – ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for the value for the money category in the latest Financial Times online MBA rankings for 2021. Placing No. 14 overall globally, the MBA@Nebraska placed No. 7 in the nation. » Full Article
Case Competition Highlights Importance of Ethics
Case Competition Highlights Importance of Ethics
Mar 18 2021 9:00 AM
A new case competition at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln placed students in a real-world scenario to practice ethical leadership. Sponsored by State Farm, the inaugural Business with Integrity Case Competition provided students with a chance to hone skills needed to become ethical business leaders. » Full Article
Nebraska Offers New Online M.S. in Supply Chain Management
Nebraska Offers New Online M.S. in Supply Chain Management
Mar 16 2021 9:00 AM
The new online Master of Science in Supply Chain Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business allows students to pursue a flexible graduate degree in a fast-paced, growing field. Supply chain management serves a critical component of virtually every industry with high demand for individuals who can help organizations better understand, manage and coordinate their supply chains. » Full Article
Juma Empowers Others Through Social Entrepreneurship
Juma Empowers Others Through Social Entrepreneurship
Mar 11 2021 9:00 AM
As a first-generation college student, Paska Juma, ’19, navigated a zigzag path at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. By utilizing Nebraska’s resources and finding her way into entrepreneurship after a few academic program changes, she built a toolbox of skills she uses today as a program manager at Google, social entrepreneur and activist. » Full Article
Master of Science in Finance Provides Roadmap to Career Goals
Master of Science in Finance Provides Roadmap to Career Goals
Mar 9 2021 9:00 AM
Allison Dahl of Omaha, Nebraska, sought a better understanding of finance for her own personal growth and to expand her career options. She unlocked her potential by being one of the first to enroll in the online Master of Science in Finance program. » Full Article
Achievements for March 2021
Achievements for March 2021
Mar 5 2021 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
Clifton Strengths Institute Welcomes 50 New Coaches
Clifton Strengths Institute Welcomes 50 New Coaches
Mar 4 2021 9:00 AM
Leading the way in student empowerment, the Clifton Strengths Institute at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln recently welcomed 50 new undergraduate student strengths coaches for the 2021-22 academic year. The students will join returning coaches to mentor nearly 1,000 students in the College of Business enrolled in Professional Enhancement I: Investing in Strengths (BSAD 111). » Full Article
Downes Research Clarifies Cash Flow Hedge Derivatives on Balance Sheet
Downes Research Clarifies Cash Flow Hedge Derivatives on Balance Sheet
Mar 2 2021 9:00 AM
Although cash flow hedge derivative transactions have become common practice for corporations wanting to mitigate risk, adjusting financial statements to account for them often confuses investors. Dr. Jimmy Downes, assistant professor of accountancy, published an article recently to help provide a full picture of financial statement adjustments needed when considering hedge derivatives. » Full Article
Osiri Helps Students Think Globally, Act Locally
Osiri Helps Students Think Globally, Act Locally
Feb 25 2021 9:00 AM
Kalu Osiri went from a chemistry lab to global education.

His multicultural upbringing in Benin, West Africa, laid the foundation for his current work as director of the International Business Program in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Business. » Full Article
Nebraska Indicator: Another Positive Sign for the Nebraska Economy
Nebraska Indicator: Another Positive Sign for the Nebraska Economy
Feb 24 2021 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during January 2021, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

The leading indicator rose by 0.72%, marking the fourth consecutive monthly increase. » Full Article
Edwards Cultivates Spirit as Cheerleader, Finance Graduate
Edwards Cultivates Spirit as Cheerleader, Finance Graduate
Feb 23 2021 9:00 AM
Dominque Edwards, ’16, experienced the effects of Husker Power firsthand. A finance graduate and former cheerleader from Omaha Central, she used her talents to uplift others while on the Husker Spirit Squad from 2012 to 2016. » Full Article
College of Business Boosts Student Retention With Calling Campaign
College of Business Boosts Student Retention With Calling Campaign
Feb 22 2021 10:00 AM
With fewer in-person classes and events being held during the pandemic, it can be hard for students to feel connected to campus.

Nebraska’s College of Business recently embarked on an effort to bridge that gap by calling each of its nearly 3,700 undergraduates over winter break. » Full Article
Bureau of Business Research Informs Decision Makers
Bureau of Business Research Informs Decision Makers
Feb 18 2021 9:00 AM
For more than 100 years, business leaders, policymakers and communities made better decisions based on economic research and reports produced by the Bureau of Business Research (BBR) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. An applied economic and business research entity, the bureau provides relevant information and insightful data on economic conditions in Nebraska, the Great Plains and the nation, as a service to individuals and businesses in the state. » Full Article
Smith Examines How Abusive Bosses “Make Nice”
Smith Examines How Abusive Bosses “Make Nice”
Feb 16 2021 9:00 AM
It is not uncommon for supervisors to lose their cool with employees at some point. Sometimes it can escalate to become abusive. Dr. Troy Smith, assistant professor of management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business, studied how abusive bosses perceive and respond to their own abusive behaviors. » Full Article
Glow Big Red Impacts Felt by Students Near and Far
Glow Big Red Impacts Felt by Students Near and Far
Feb 15 2021 9:00 AM
Jared Oney had to look at least twice at what he was reading — he couldn’t really believe it. But receiving the Ruth Leverton Scholarship, which covered a large chunk of his non-resident tuition, meant the University of Nebraska–Lincoln became the top choice for pursuing his undergraduate degree — no question. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Students Place Top 10 in Global E-Trading Challenge
Nebraska Business Students Place Top 10 in Global E-Trading Challenge
Feb 11 2021 9:00 AM
While money may not grow on trees, University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students nearly doubled their simulated financial position in the 2020 CME Group University Trading Challenge. Competing against 500 teams from 30 different countries, the students earned sixth place globally, third in the U.S. and first among U.S. undergraduate teams. » Full Article
Nearly 1,400 Business Huskers Named to Fall Dean's List
Nearly 1,400 Business Huskers Named to Fall Dean's List
Feb 10 2021 9:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students made it matter last fall semester as 1,385 of them earned placement on the Dean’s List. The honor comes in the midst of a global pandemic, which pushed business students to discover new ways to engage and learn. » Full Article
Family Connections Run Deep for Ross
Family Connections Run Deep for Ross
Feb 9 2021 9:00 AM
Hailing from Mullica Hill, New Jersey, Tyrell Ross, ’10 and ’18, ventured halfway across the country to attend college due to family connections. Today, after earning accounting and MBA degrees, the former track star continues to make his mark at Nebraska Business. » Full Article
Achievements for February 2021
Achievements for February 2021
Feb 5 2021 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
Master’s Degree Leads to Super Bowl Ring
Master’s Degree Leads to Super Bowl Ring
Feb 4 2021 9:00 AM
Although Candice Dominguez, ’19, competed in track and earned her master’s degree, her need to help others always superseded her desire to be in the limelight. Even so, she found herself on stage earning a Super Bowl ring with the Kansas City Chiefs while fulfilling her aspirations in player engagement. » Full Article
Why I Give Back by Mary Lindgren
Why I Give Back by Mary Lindgren
Feb 2 2021 9:00 AM
My father, H.L. Whitaker, ’31, grew up in Wahoo and attended Nebraska, joined the Kappa Sigma fraternity and graduated with a degree in business administration. In 1935, he married my mother, Alice, and moved to Iowa in the Fort Dodge area. » Full Article
Nebraska Indicator: Solid Economic Growth in the First Half of 2021
Nebraska Indicator: Solid Economic Growth in the First Half of 2021
Jan 29 2021 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during December 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The leading indicator rose by 0.36%, marking the third consecutive monthly increase. » Full Article
Rempe Confronts Addiction to Make It Matter
Rempe Confronts Addiction to Make It Matter
Jan 27 2021 9:00 AM
Olivia Rempe knows firsthand that it’s not where you start, but how you finish. The University of Nebraska–Lincoln senior and December College of Business Student of the Month confronted her addiction and refocused her life – after almost losing it. » Full Article
MBA@Nebraska Recognized as Top 20 Program by <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>
MBA@Nebraska Recognized as Top 20 Program by U.S. News & World Report 
Jan 26 2021 9:00 AM
U.S. News & World Report recognized the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Master of Business Administration program – called MBA@Nebraska – as a Top 20 national online program for 2021. Jumping five spots to No. 17 in overall online programs, the MBA@Nebraska also ranked No. 13 among public institutions, No. 4 in the Big Ten and No. 11 for veterans. » Full Article
Clegg Assists in Virus Research
Clegg Assists in Virus Research
Jan 21 2021 9:00 AM
As a junior Clifton Builders Management major with a pre-med focus, Ashley Clegg co-created her experience at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln to best prepare for her future in medicine. However, a global pandemic not only impacted her educational experience, but also brought about an opportunity to advance science and co-author an article in a respected peer-review journal. » Full Article
World-Class Actuarial Science Campaign Raises Bar
World-Class Actuarial Science Campaign Raises Bar
Jan 19 2021 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Actuarial Science endowment campaign looked to “raise the bar to world class” in 2016. Donations from alumni and friends now impact students, teaching and research to uplift the Nebraska Actuarial Science program designated as a Center of Excellence by the Society of Actuaries. » Full Article
Business Students Impact Community Through Course Project
Business Students Impact Community Through Course Project
Jan 14 2021 9:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln business students in the Clifton Builders Program aspire to change the world by building new businesses, teams and communities. Through hands-on consulting, the students gain real-world experience and provide impactful insight into employee work place engagement. » Full Article
McManus Blends Remote Teaching with Family Priorities
McManus Blends Remote Teaching with Family Priorities
Jan 12 2021 9:00 AM
Dr. Brandi McManus, assistant professor of practice in management, reimagined her career to blend a more satisfying professional life teaching online graduate courses while prioritizing family. When the pandemic hit, McManus’ decision paid off, as she seamlessly taught online MBA@Nebraska classes from her home office in Oklahoma. » Full Article
Achievements for January 2021
Achievements for January 2021
Jan 8 2021 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
Kelsay Brothers Take Care of Business in Nebraska
Kelsay Brothers Take Care of Business in Nebraska
Jan 7 2021 9:00 AM
Brothers Chad Kelsay, ’98, and Chris Kelsay, ’02, bookended one of the most successful eras of Nebraska football, capturing three conference championships and two national titles. The Auburn, Nebraska, natives both majored in finance at the College of Business and credit their parents for their work ethic. » Full Article
Ethics Case Competition to Challenge Students
Ethics Case Competition to Challenge Students
Jan 6 2021 9:00 AM
Undergraduate and graduate students of any major can apply to compete in the college's inaugural State Farm Business with Integrity Case Competition. Encourage students to apply now as the application deadline is Monday, January 11. » Full Article
Student Shares Coping Skills, Perspectives on Unusual Year
Student Shares Coping Skills, Perspectives on Unusual Year
Jan 5 2021 9:00 AM
Elijah Merritt isn’t sure he knows what a typical college experience is yet. Since he started his collegiate career in the fall of 2019, every semester has been completely different. But he’s making the most of it by mentoring younger students and building out a community for students of color as president of Brother2Brother. » Full Article
Nebraska's Leading Economic Indicator Up Again
Nebraska's Leading Economic Indicator Up Again
Dec 23 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during November 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Warren Buffett Shares Excitement of Go Big Grad
Warren Buffett Shares Excitement of Go Big Grad
Dec 21 2020 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln conferred 1,404 degrees to students during “Go Big Grad: A Graduation Celebration” at 9 a.m. Dec. 19. During the celebration, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln conferred 1,404 degrees to students and the Chancellor talked to Buffett in a pre-recorded phone conversation. » Full Article
College of Business Celebrates $6 Million in Gifts for New Endowed Chairs
College of Business Celebrates $6 Million in Gifts for New Endowed Chairs
Dec 21 2020 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business announces the establishment of six new endowed chairs that are permanently endowed funds of $1 million each. The endowed funds were made possible with private gifts to the University of Nebraska Foundation in support of the college’s strategic goal to create six new endowed faculty chairs. » Full Article
Business Students Praised for Meeting Pandemic Challenge on Road to Graduation
Business Students Praised for Meeting Pandemic Challenge on Road to Graduation
Dec 18 2020 9:00 AM
Business students graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln demonstrated their resourcefulness this semester amid transforming learning environments during COVID-19. More than 270 students receiving business degrees now look to lead the future of business as they commence their new careers. » Full Article
Dingman Prepares for CPA Exam After Graduation
Dingman Prepares for CPA Exam After Graduation
Dec 17 2020 9:00 AM
Mayte Dingman juggled family, work and military duties while earning an accounting degree from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. By using her top CliftonStrength® of Responsibility, she also found her way around a few obstacles on her route to becoming a certified public accountant (CPA). » Full Article
Three-week Course Prepares Students for ‘The Future of Work’
Three-week Course Prepares Students for ‘The Future of Work’
Dec 16 2020 11:30 AM
As 2020 comes to a close, upcoming college graduates are set to enter a workforce unlike any other in history. There’s a chance that they’ll interview and train for their first full-time jobs entirely remotely. Down the road, forming relationships with coworkers and beginning leadership roles on a virtual basis can come with its own unique set of challenges. » Full Article
Valladares Caps off College Career with Home in Mind
Valladares Caps off College Career with Home in Mind
Dec 15 2020 9:00 AM

Cindy Valladares, senior finance major from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, rarely passed up an opportunity. Her involvement enriched the experiences of many others, as well as her own, leading up to her graduation in December.

» Full Article
Buffett to Provide Send-off for Nebraska’s December Graduates
Buffett to Provide Send-off for Nebraska’s December Graduates
Dec 14 2020 11:00 AM
New graduates of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will receive an extraordinary send-off Dec. 19, when famed alumnus Warren Buffett, '51, offers them words of encouragement via an exclusive recorded phone call and video. » Full Article
MBA@Nebraska Ranked No. 13 by The Princeton Review
MBA@Nebraska Ranked No. 13 by The Princeton Review
Dec 11 2020 9:00 AM
Moving up in the annual rankings of The Princeton Review®, the MBA@Nebraska program jumped to No. 13 among most outstanding online MBA programs. The program came in at No. 2 for Big Ten schools and No. 7 among public institutions for the Top 50 Online MBA Programs for 2021. » Full Article
Nguyen Graduates with Legacy of Helping Advance Allied Community at Nebraska
Nguyen Graduates with Legacy of Helping Advance Allied Community at Nebraska
Dec 10 2020 9:00 AM
Kennedy Nguyen entered college nervous about what laid ahead for him. After his experience in the We Are Nebraska internship, he now graduates more confident about his future and the community he helped start in the College of Business. » Full Article
Atayi to Graduate Prepped for Success
Atayi to Graduate Prepped for Success
Dec 8 2020 9:00 AM
As a nontraditional student, Basher Ahmad Atayi went through an adjustment period when he transferred to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln from Southeast Community College. Now as he finishes the final semester of his undergraduate career, he feels prepared to take the next step in his professional career after graduation. » Full Article
Supply Chain Stressed But Not Broken by Pandemic
Supply Chain Stressed But Not Broken by Pandemic
Dec 7 2020 4:00 PM
An expert in supply chain management, Shawntell Kroese’s field has never been more top of mind to consumers — or students. » Full Article
Achievements for December 2020
Achievements for December 2020
Dec 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
Top Honors Presented to Nebraska Business Students
Top Honors Presented to Nebraska Business Students
Dec 3 2020 9:00 AM
Despite setbacks the COVID-19 pandemic placed upon the world of higher education, University of Nebraska–Lincoln students at the College of Business pushed ahead to achieve academic excellence. The college recognized 196 students for their academic performance during the 2019-20 school year who earned top honors and received the Clifford M. Hicks Scholar Award, LeRossignol Scholar Award and William Gold Scholar Award. » Full Article
Members of Inclusive Excellence Advisory Board Announced
Members of Inclusive Excellence Advisory Board Announced
Dec 2 2020 1:00 PM
The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced a long-term commitment to diversity and inclusion this summer by pursuing inclusive excellence. Embracing diversity in all forms makes inclusion a top priority. » Full Article
Xu Examines Mechanism to Speed Drug Approval Process
Xu Examines Mechanism to Speed Drug Approval Process
Dec 1 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Liang (Leon) Xu, assistant professor of supply chain management and analytics, adopted his research track in the supply chain of pharmaceuticals as a Ph.D. student when his former advisor was diagnosed with cancer. The significance of his research today looms large, as a potential vaccine for COVID-19 and its distribution recently grabbed national headlines. » Full Article
Su Builds Community at Nebraska From Halfway Around the Globe
Su Builds Community at Nebraska From Halfway Around the Globe
Nov 25 2020 9:00 AM
Can a Nebraska Business student find success completing his studies halfway around the world? According to Xiangyuan Su, a finance major forced to study from his home in Hangzhou, China, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the answer is an unequivocal ‘yes’. » Full Article
Nebraska’s Leading Economic Indicator Bounces Back
Nebraska’s Leading Economic Indicator Bounces Back
Nov 25 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose during October 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Noddle Earns Lifetime Achievement Award from College of Business
Noddle Earns Lifetime Achievement Award from College of Business
Nov 20 2020 1:00 PM
Omaha businessman Allan Noddle, ’62, will receive the 2020-21 Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Business. The college’s most esteemed honor, the award recognizes individuals for their outstanding » Full Article
Maciel Shares Top Faculty Research Slam Honors
Maciel Shares Top Faculty Research Slam Honors
Nov 19 2020 8:00 AM
The tale of David versus Goliath helps illustrate business research on the origins and implications of marketplace inequality. Dr. Andre Maciel, assistant professor of marketing, shared top honors after presenting his research in the virtual Faculty Research and Creative Activity Slam at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln along with eight faculty members representing a wide range of disciplines. » Full Article
Strive to Thrive Lincoln Grant Recipients Awarded $10,000
Strive to Thrive Lincoln Grant Recipients Awarded $10,000
Nov 17 2020 9:00 AM
The challenges of awarding monies to deserving nonprofits through the grant application process can be daunting under the best circumstances. When demands of COVID-19 forced the process online, business students in the Strive to Thrive Lincoln project grew their engagement and earned the accolades of recipients for how they handled efforts to award two $5,000 grants. » Full Article
Strive to Thrive Student Blog - Fall 2020
Strive to Thrive Student Blog - Fall 2020
Nov 15 2020 9:00 AM
This fall, Leading People and Projects (MNGT 411) welcomes something different from its previous eight semesters -- a blended remote/in-person format that has not stopped the enthusiasm of students. Leading People and Projects students are challenged to understand philanthropy as individuals and as a group, coordinate efforts across seven department-like teams and navigate intragroup collaboration and organization. » Full Article
Research Weights First Impression Influences on Baseball Promotions
Research Weights First Impression Influences on Baseball Promotions
Nov 12 2020 10:00 AM
First impressions may be important, but do they have the power to overshadow poor performance in the workplace? Dr. Dirk Black, assistant professor of accountancy at the School of Accountancy, looked at how positive first impressions of professional baseball players might allow them to progress in the minor leagues despite performing poorly on the field. » Full Article
Ahmed Finds Inclusivity Through Accounting
Ahmed Finds Inclusivity Through Accounting
Nov 11 2020 9:00 AM
When Ahmed Ahmed searched for a major to play to his strengths when he transferred to the College of Business. When he decided on accounting, he not only found the right career path but also a sense of community rooted in inclusivity and support. » Full Article
Craft Beer Industry Shows Power of Collaboration
Craft Beer Industry Shows Power of Collaboration
Nov 10 2020 9:00 AM
While conventional wisdom says business success requires cutthroat competition, craft breweries in Nebraska often work together to develop new beers, hold festivals and joint events, even persuade the Legislature to change unfavorable liquor regulations. » Full Article
Achievements for November 2020
Achievements for November 2020
Nov 6 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
Pham Tackles MBA@Nebraska While Serving in U.S. Space Force
Pham Tackles MBA@Nebraska While Serving in U.S. Space Force
Nov 5 2020 9:00 AM
MBA@Nebraska student Thu Pham emerged as an early contributor to the U.S. Space Force when it became the sixth branch of the military in December 2019. Pham, a captain in the U.S. Air Force, worked and trained others on missile warning Space-Based Infrared Systems while completing her online MBA. » Full Article
Wolfe Hits It Big with Internship
Wolfe Hits It Big with Internship
Nov 3 2020 9:00 AM
As a lifelong Kansas City Royals fan, Thomas Wolfe realized a dream come true interning for the major league team. Although he misses playing baseball, he found a way to fuse his love of the sport into an internship where he bridged the cultural gap between the U.S. and players in the Royals' Dominican Republic Academy. » Full Article
Nebraska Indicator: Economic Recovery Slows in the State
Nebraska Indicator: Economic Recovery Slows in the State
Oct 28 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose modestly during September 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The September leading indicator rose by just 0.09% during the month. » Full Article
New Business Program Accelerates Career Development
New Business Program Accelerates Career Development
Oct 27 2020 9:00 AM
Both a public health and an economic crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic also negatively affected students’ plans for career development. Students faced an immediate challenge last spring when their summer internships, jobs and study abroad opportunities were scaled back, moved online or canceled altogether. » Full Article
Davis Celebrates 25 Years at Nebraska
Davis Celebrates 25 Years at Nebraska
Oct 22 2020 11:00 AM
Standing at the crossroads between college and career, Mark Davis wavered.

A first-generation college student, Davis held a degree from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Journalism and Mass Communication. However, during a senior year delayed due to service in the First Gulf War, Davis’ desire to work in the competitive world of broadcasting waned. » Full Article
Strive to Thrive Lincoln Class Takes Philanthropy Online
Strive to Thrive Lincoln Class Takes Philanthropy Online
Oct 19 2020 9:00 AM
As part of the Leading People and Projects (MNGT 411) Strive to Thrive Lincoln class, students normally complete service projects at local nonprofits to learn about philanthropy and serve their community. When the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the world, Dr. Amber Messersmith, lecturer at the College of Business, ensured students would still partner with nonprofits doing impactful work by transitioning to a virtual setting. » Full Article
Bykerk Helps Make Actuarial Science Program World-Class
Bykerk Helps Make Actuarial Science Program World-Class
Oct 15 2020 9:00 AM
Cecil Bykerk, ’68, faced an early impasse in his actuarial career when he left Nebraska for his first job. Instead of a straight line to New York City, he encountered an unexpected sharp turn when drafted into the U.S. Army at the height of the Vietnam War – a turn that eventually gave him tools to bring back to his home state and help build a world-class actuarial science program. » Full Article
Faculty, Staff and Students Find Silver Linings During Pandemic
Faculty, Staff and Students Find Silver Linings During Pandemic
Oct 13 2020 9:00 AM
From learning to use Zoom to discovering new in-home workouts, the COVID-19 pandemic influenced the way people spend their time. As more than 4,000 students and 200 faculty and staff at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business worked and learned remotely this spring and summer and some courses continue to be taught or taken in different formats this fall, many decided to make their newfound free time during the pandemic matter. » Full Article
Hyodo Explores Consumer Psychology in the Light of Religious Values
Hyodo Explores Consumer Psychology in the Light of Religious Values
Oct 8 2020 9:00 AM
Understanding consumer religious values may be an important element when forming a complete picture of the marketplace according to Dr. Jamie Hyodo, assistant professor of marketing at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. His latest research takes a unique look at how consumers place their trust in firms attempting to recover from business failures. » Full Article
Clifton Builders Stretch and Grow Entrepreneurial Mindset
Clifton Builders Stretch and Grow Entrepreneurial Mindset
Oct 6 2020 9:00 AM
Thirty-five students start their journey this fall as the largest cohort yet of Clifton Builders at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The program continues to grow in its fifth year as a part of the Clifton Strengths Institute, enabling its students to learn from, study alongside and network with fellow entrepreneurial-minded individuals. » Full Article
Achievements for October 2020
Achievements for October 2020
Oct 2 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
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
Nebraska Launches Innovative Center to Study How Technology is Governed
Nebraska Launches Innovative Center to Study How Technology is Governed
Sep 23 2020 9:00 AM
A new center focused on the changing relationship between law and technology and its effect on society is launching its first initiatives at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln this semester. » Full Article
Nebraska Indicator: A Steady Economic Recovery Continues
Nebraska Indicator: A Steady Economic Recovery Continues
Sep 23 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose again during August 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
New Graduate Certificate Program Blends Analytics with Supply Chain
New Graduate Certificate Program Blends Analytics with Supply Chain
Sep 22 2020 9:00 AM
Although disruptions in the global economy took a toll on business this year, a new online graduate certificate program in supply chain analytics teaches students to navigate the new normal of change. The program strengthens skills that integrate big data with demands of modern logistics in four online eight-week courses. » Full Article
Ten New Faculty Strengthen Teaching and Research at Nebraska Business
Ten New Faculty Strengthen Teaching and Research at Nebraska Business
Sep 17 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Kathy Farrell, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business, announced 10 new faculty who will help advance the college’s mission-focused goals in the 2020-21 academic year. They drive discovery with impactful research, create opportunity through transformative teaching and build meaningful connections at Nebraska Business. » Full Article
Seven Ways To Help Business Students Succeed
Seven Ways To Help Business Students Succeed
Sep 15 2020 9:00 AM
You don’t have to figure everything out by yourself at college. The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln offers resources specifically for business students to expand their academic, career and personal growth for success during college and life after graduation. Students can meet with any of these seven types of coaches for free. » Full Article
Nebraska Expands Access to Tax Continuing Education Seminars
Nebraska Expands Access to Tax Continuing Education Seminars
Sep 10 2020 9:00 AM
For 66 years, tax professionals and advisors practicing in Nebraska looked to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Tax Institute for essential continuing education. Building upon its legacy of statewide access to the latest training in tax law, the Annual Federal and State Income Tax Institute expands this year to include two online delivery options in addition to its seven-city tour this November and December. Early registration ends Oct. 22. To register for the institute, visit: http://taxinstitute.unl.edu. » 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
Course Offered for Those Called to Coach
Course Offered for Those Called to Coach
Sep 1 2020 9:00 AM
Although all College of Business students receive strength training to enlighten their careers and personal lives, some student strengths coaches delve further through an Advanced Strengths for Coaches and Managers (MNGT 398) course. These students learn how to make an immediate impact by coaching fellow students, co-workers and members of their community to help transform lives. » Full Article
Nebraska’s Leading Indicator Points to a Steady Economic Recovery
Nebraska’s Leading Indicator Points to a Steady Economic Recovery
Aug 26 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose during July 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Neal Shows Commitment to Advancing Accounting Profession
Neal Shows Commitment to Advancing Accounting Profession
Aug 21 2020 9:00 AM
Donald Neal Jr., ’03, arrived at the College of Business from Rochester, New York, ready to focus on accounting and shine on the Husker track team. Twenty years later, he combines his competitive spirit with what he learned at Nebraska to advance his accounting career and lead the charge for other diverse students to follow in his footsteps at KPMG in Omaha. » Full Article
Technology, Engagement Efforts Strengthen the College of Business
Technology, Engagement Efforts Strengthen the College of Business
Aug 19 2020 9:00 AM
Although social distancing at Howard L. Hawks Hall changes how students attend class this semester, the College of Business continued to move forward by rolling out new resources and initiatives to improve educational experiences for everyone. With generous donor support, the college's personnel built on an already strong infrastructure to make technological improvements and create new opportunities with an eye on strengthening student involvement and enhancing efforts for inclusive excellence. » Full Article
Summer Program Fosters Virtual Exchange Between Nebraska, Egypt
Summer Program Fosters Virtual Exchange Between Nebraska, Egypt
Aug 18 2020 9:00 AM
For most international students, studying abroad at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln involves traveling to the United States. But for 30 Egyptian students this summer, Nebraska overcame travel restrictions and a global pandemic to offer a cultural exchange through the power of online courses and virtual programming. » Full Article
What Business Huskers Did This Summer
What Business Huskers Did This Summer
Aug 17 2020 9:00 AM
Students at the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln faced a summer unlike any other. Despite canceled internships, study abroad experiences and other original plans due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they created a new vision for their summer that featured personal and professional development. » 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
Nebraska Tops Off Classroom Prep for Return to On-Campus Instruction
Nebraska Tops Off Classroom Prep for Return to On-Campus Instruction
Aug 13 2020 9:00 AM
After months of planning and preparation, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has launched a weeklong effort to prepare more than 480 classrooms for students’ return to campus. Jack Dohrman, university space manager, is leading a team of 10 workers on assignment from the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Facilities Maintenance and Operations to mark each of nearly 9,000 classroom seats to ensure social distancing during class. » 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
Waggoner’s Partnership Launches Investors with Purpose Program
Waggoner’s Partnership Launches Investors with Purpose Program
Aug 6 2020 9:00 AM
A new course in wealth management brings together 16 high-achieving students this fall with global investment professionals for a one-of-a-kind experiential learning experience at the College of Business. Doug Waggoner, ’75 and ’77, envisioned the Investors with Purpose program and pitched the idea to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, based on taking risks and trying new things during his own successful career in finance and investment management. » Full Article
Zhu Research Examines Monetary Supply Chain
Zhu Research Examines Monetary Supply Chain
Aug 4 2020 9:00 AM
Everyone knows the frustration of not having the right change to complete a purchase. Dr. Yunxia (Peter) Zhu, assistant professor of supply chain management and business analytics at the College of Business, believes his research exploring the supply chain of currency may contain solutions to a situation made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. » Full Article
Friesen and Rosenbaum Transition to New Leadership Roles
Friesen and Rosenbaum Transition to New Leadership Roles
Jul 29 2020 9:00 AM
With a half century of combined service at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business, Dr. Geoffrey Friesen and Dr. David Rosenbaum transitioned to new leadership positions this summer at the critical juncture of adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic. Friesen, associate professor of finance, moved into his new role as executive director of Business Graduate Programs, and Rosenbaum, Hay Professor of Economics, took over as department chair for the Department of Economics. » Full Article
Kist Embraces Entrepreneurial Finance Via Internships
Kist Embraces Entrepreneurial Finance Via Internships
Jul 24 2020 9:00 AM
Emily Kist hoped to earn a spot in the Nebraska Business Honors Academy when entering the University of Nebraska–Lincoln – she fell just short. Rather than immerse in disappointment, Kist embraced opportunities and worked her way into the Academy as a sophomore, which led to internships exploring her love for entrepreneurial finance. » Full Article
Leading Indicator: Nebraska’s Steady Economic Rebound Continues
Leading Indicator: Nebraska’s Steady Economic Rebound Continues
Jul 24 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose during June 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Faust Focuses on Strengths to Give Back to Her Hometown
Faust Focuses on Strengths to Give Back to Her Hometown
Jul 22 2020 9:00 AM
When COVID-19 canceled Haley Faust’s summer internship, she returned to her hometown planning to spend the summer studying for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). However, she found a way to use her strengths and give back to her community by interning at the Columbus Area Future Fund in cooperation with the Columbus Area United Way. » Full Article
Titus Promises to Start Something at College of Business
Titus Promises to Start Something at College of Business
Jul 14 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Varkey (Anand) Titus Jr. joined the University of Nebraska–Lincoln to fulfill a promise to help start something at the College of Business. Eight years later, Titus’ efforts earned him tenure with a promotion to associate professor. » 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
GRAD2GRAD Program Provides Special Tuition Discount for Nebraska Graduates
GRAD2GRAD Program Provides Special Tuition Discount for Nebraska Graduates
Jun 29 2020 9:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduates who earn undergraduate degrees between May 2020 and May 2021 can now pursue an advanced degree in business analytics through a special program offering a discounted tuition rate. The new GRAD2GRAD program provides savings for students earning a Master of Science in Business Analytics degree in order to help offset hiring deflation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. » Full Article
Reyome Intertwines Fashion and Business
Reyome Intertwines Fashion and Business
Jun 24 2020 9:00 AM
Kate Reyome, ’20, came to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln with a fascination for fashion and a goal of one day owning her own women’s clothing boutique. After earning her business minor at the College of Business, she takes what she learned to put her a step ahead in the fashion industry. » Full Article
Leading Indicator: The Nebraska Economy Begins to Rebound
Leading Indicator: The Nebraska Economy Begins to Rebound
Jun 24 2020 3:00 AM
Nebraska’s leading economic indicator rose during May 2020, according to the most recent report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. » Full Article
Business Faculty Retire With Distinguished Careers
Business Faculty Retire With Distinguished Careers
Jun 22 2020 9:00 AM
Six prominent faculty members at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business are set to retire this spring and summer, closing this chapter of their academic careers. Whether researching the correlations in economics and the gender wage gap or mentoring entrepreneurial students to take their business to the next level, they each impacted the Nebraska Business community in Lincoln and around the world. » 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
MBA@Nebraska Grad Finds Superhero Within
MBA@Nebraska Grad Finds Superhero Within
Jun 17 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Jamie Williams, ’90, ’20, dreamed as a boy about transforming into superheroes on the pages of comic books – but he sometimes had doubts in his own abilities. Through guidance from his older brother Dennis, Jamie found a superpower within himself that lets him put on a hero’s cape each day to accomplish success and become one of this year’s Best and Brightest Online MBAs named by Poets&Quants. » Full Article
Research Shows Connection Between Consistency and Productivity
Research Shows Connection Between Consistency and Productivity
Jun 11 2020 9:00 AM
During stressful times, consistency heightens performance and well-being. That simple message underscores recent research of Dr. Troy Smith, assistant professor of management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. After months of everyone dealing with difficulties from the COVID-19 pandemic, Smith believes his research provides direction for those facing disruption in their daily routine. » Full Article
MBA@Nebraska Transforms Pietrzak’s Career
MBA@Nebraska Transforms Pietrzak’s Career
Jun 9 2020 9:00 AM
Wes Pietrzak, ’20, expanded his career potential by enlarging his business proficiency in the top-ranked MBA@Nebraska program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The hard work he put into the program led to Pietrzak placing on the Best and Brightest Online MBAs Class named by Poets&Quants, a leader in graduate education. » 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

Inside Nebraska Business Newsletter

View Recent Editions Subscribe Now

Contact

Irwin-Gish, Sheri
Executive Director
HLH 311 F
P.O. Box 880405
Lincoln, NE 68588-0405
402-472-3382